TBC Player Tracker:   Daily emails with YOUR custom list of players delivered before your first cup of coffee. Change players whenever you like!
 

1953 MILWAUKEE BRAVES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Milwaukee,WI
Team Record:  92-62   .597
Result:   2nd in National League
Manager(s):  Charlie Grimm
General Manager:   John Quinn
Stadium:  County Stadium
Attendance:  1,826,397
Playoffs:  -

Milwaukee Braves affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Walker Cooper (38)
Youngest Player:  Joey Jay (17)
Longest Tenure:  
Top Hitter:  Eddie Mathews (4)
Top Pitcher:  Warren Spahn (2)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  70.98%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Brooklyn10549.682--
Milwaukee9262.59713.0
Philadelphia8371.53922.0
St. Louis8371.53922.0
NY Giants7084.45535.0
Cincinnati6886.44237.0
Chi Cubs6589.42240.0
Pittsburgh50104.32555.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
34Joe Adcock1B-OFMLB6-4220RightRight10/30/192725Coushatta,LouisianaUDFA 

9Johnny AntonelliPMLB6-0190LeftLeft4/12/193023Rochester,New YorkUDFA 
24Vern BickfordPMLB6-0185RightRight8/17/192032Hellier,KentuckyUDFA 
38Bill BrutonOFMLB6-0169LeftRight11/9/192527Panola,AlabamaUDFA 
10Bob BuhlPMLB6-2190RightRight8/12/192824Saginaw,MichiganUDFA 
33Lew BurdettePMLB6-2190RightRight11/22/192626Nitro,West VirginiaUDFA 
14Paul BurrisCMLB6-0190RightRight7/21/192329Hickory,North CarolinaUDFA 
30Dave ColePMLB6-2175RightRight8/29/193022Williamsport,MarylandUDFA 
39Walker CooperCMLB6-3210RightRight1/8/191538Atherton,MissouriUDFA 
1Del CrandallCMLB6-1195RightRight3/5/193023Ontario,CaliforniaUDFA 
37George Crowe1BMLB6-2212LeftLeft3/22/192330Whiteland,IndianaUDFA 
6Jack Dittmer2BMLB6-1175LeftRight1/10/192825Elkader,IowaUDFA 
4Sid GordonOF-3BMLB5-10185RightRight8/13/191735Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
2Harry Hanebrink2B-OFMLB6-0165LeftRight11/12/192725St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
47Joey JayPMLB6-4228BothRight8/15/193517Middletown,ConnecticutUDFA 
22Virgil JesterPMLB5-11188RightRight7/23/192725Denver,ColoradoUDFA 
32Ernie JohnsonPMLB6-4195RightRight6/16/192429Brattleboro,VermontUDFA 
16Dave JollyPMLB6-0165RightRight10/14/192428Stony Point,North CarolinaUDFA 
2Billy KlausSS-3BMLB5-10165LeftRight12/9/192824Fox Lake,IllinoisUDFA 
15,43Don LiddlePMLB5-10165LeftLeft5/25/192528Mount Carmel,IllinoisUDFA 
23Johnny LoganSSMLB5-11175RightRight3/23/192726Endicott,New YorkUDFA 
41Eddie Mathews3BMLB6-1200LeftRight10/13/193121Texarkana,TexasUDFA 
48Andy PafkoOFMLB6-0190RightRight2/25/192132Boyceville,WisconsinUDFA 
3Jim PendletonOFMLB6-0185RightRight1/7/192429St. Charles,MissouriUDFA 
14Mel Roach2B-OFMLB6-1190RightRight1/25/193320Richmond,VirginiaUDFA 
13Sibby Sisti2B-3BMLB5-11175RightRight7/26/192032Buffalo,New YorkUDFA 
21Warren SpahnPMLB6-0175LeftLeft4/23/192132Buffalo,New YorkUDFA 
42Ebba St. ClaireCMLB6-1219BothRight8/5/192131Whitehall,New YorkUDFA 
36Max SurkontPMLB6-0205RightRight6/16/192231Central Falls,Rhode IslandUDFA 
18Bob ThorpeOFMLB6-1190RightRight11/19/192626Caryville,FloridaUDFA 
19Jim WilsonPMLB200RightRight2/20/192231San Diego,CaliforniaUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Johnny CooneyAssistant Coach 
Charlie GrimmManager 
Bob KeelyAssistant Coach 
John QuinnGeneral Manager 
Bucky WaltersAssistant Coach 


About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

Please Support The Baseball Cube.