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1953 ST. LOUIS BROWNS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  St. Louis,MO
Team Record:  54-100   .351
Result:   8th in American League
Manager(s):  Marty Marion
General Manager:   Bill Veeck
Stadium:  Sportsman's Park
Attendance:  297,238
Playoffs:  -

St. Louis Browns affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Satchel Paige (46)
Youngest Player:  Bob Turley (22)
Longest Tenure:  Roy Sievers (5)
Top Hitter:  Johnny Groth (26)
Top Pitcher:  Virgil Trucks (2)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  42.01%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees9952.656--
Cleveland9262.5978.5
Chi White Sox8965.57811.5
Boston8469.54916.0
Washington7676.50023.5
Detroit6094.39040.5
Philadelphia5995.38341.5
St. Louis54100.35146.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
6Billy Hunter+ss2825-MLB1545675012418113731244521112.219.000.259259147--
3Johnny Groth+of2626-MLB141557651412741057564253290.253.000.370370206--
5Bobby Young+2b4028-MLB1485374813722242521414011412.255.000.326326175--
20Vic Wertz+of-1b3428-MLB1284406111818619701472444213.268.000.466466205--
11Clint Courtney+c-26-MLB1063552889122419012520130.251.000.330330117--
16Dick Kryhoski+1b5128-MLB104338359418416500526332310.278.000.497497168--
8Jim Dyck+of-3b-31-MLB1123343871151927323840360.213.000.344344115--
14Don Lenhardt+of-1b-30-MLB9730337961501035124141128.317.000.465465141--
19Dick Kokos+of5425-MLB10729941721201338055653020.241.000.411411123--
7Roy Sievers+1b-of-26-MLB922853777150835013247060.270.000.407407116--
10Les Moss+c-28-MLB7823921661412280118311110.276.000.36836888--
40Vern Stephens+ss-3b-32-MLB46165165380417001824037.321.000.44244273--
40Bob Elliott+3b-of6036-MLB48160194071529013018010.250.000.40040064--
15Hank Edwards+of-34-MLB651066213009011310001.198.000.22622624--
23Neil Berry+ss-2b-31-MLB579914281201112910034.283.000.33333333--
27Don Larsen+p-23-MLB508111233131000414001.284.000.45745737--
12,21Duane Pillette+p-30-MLB315347101400516021.132.000.20820811--
18Dick Littlefield+p-27-MLB384248000200217050.190.000.1901908--
31Harry Brecheen+p-38-MLB273917000200110021.179.000.1791797--
33Bob Cain+p-28-MLB34303620020013001.200.000.2672678--
29Satchel Paige+p-46UDFA: 1948MLB57291200020009010.069.000.069692--
26Marlin Stuart+p-34-MLB602635100100011000.192.000.2312316--
22Lou Kretlow+p-32-MLB222525000100014020.200.000.2002005--
22Virgil Trucks+p4536-MLB16250410010003040.160.000.2002005--
34Mike Blyzka+p-24-MLB33231000010019020.000.000.00000--
24Bobo Holloman+p-28-MLB22190200030006030.105.000.1051052--
24Bob Turley+p-22-MLB10182500110016020.278.000.4444448--
9Ed Mickelson+1b-26-MLB7151210020026000.133.000.2002003--
-Jim Pisoni+of-23-MLB3121100110005000.083.000.3333334--
34Johnny Lipon+ss-30-MLB790200010001000.222.000.2222222--
36Dixie Upright+h-27-MLB983200110013000.250.000.6256255--
4Marty Marion+ss-35-MLB370000000000000.000.000.00000--
5Max Lanier+p-37-MLB1060100000001000.167.000.1671671--
1Willy Miranda+ss-27-MLB1762100001111000.167.000.1671671--
2Frank Kellert+1b-28-MLB240000000000000.000.000.00000--
32Babe Martin+of-33-MLB420000000010000.000.000.00000--
25Hal White+p-34-MLB1010000000010000.000.000.00000--

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
27Don Larsen+1823-MLB7124.16382272142192.2201998911649630 01.389.390.512.994.480.67--0.65
12,21Duane Pillette+3430-MLB7134.4831255120166.2181908316625810 01.469.770.863.353.131.07--1.06
18Dick Littlefield+3627-MLB7125.0836222060152.11539386178410450 01.569.041.004.966.140.81--0.61
31Harry Brecheen+4038-MLB5133.0726163071117.112251407314410 11.309.360.542.383.380.70--1.17
29Satchel Paige+2846UDFA: 1948MLB393.53574003411117.1114514612395120 11.308.740.922.993.910.76--0.82
26Marlin Stuart+2934-MLB823.9460200307114.113662506444630 01.5710.710.473.463.620.96--0.96
33Bob Cain+5528-MLB4106.233213107199.212974698453610 01.7511.650.724.063.251.25--0.74
34Mike Blyzka+-24-MLB266.39339208094.111078676562370 01.7610.490.575.342.192.43--1.07
22Virgil Trucks+236-MLB543.071612422288.08337304324730 01.318.490.413.274.810.68--0.85
22Lou Kretlow+-32-MLB155.112211006081.09356465523730 01.7910.330.565.784.111.41--0.86
24Bobo Holloman+-28-MLB375.232210111065.16941382502520 11.829.510.286.893.442.00--1.14
24Bob Turley+-22-MLB263.28107313060.13924224446120 01.385.820.606.569.100.72--0.52
5Max Lanier+-37-MLB017.25101002022.1281818219800 02.1011.280.817.663.222.38--1.25
25Hal White+-34-MLB002.61100003010.183313200 01.066.970.872.611.741.50--3.00
35,39Bob Habenicht+-27-MLB005.401000101.211101100 01.205.400.005.405.401.00--0.33
Totals: (37 players)541004.48154154287126241,384146777868811262663933--31.319.540.664.074.160.98-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Clint CourtneyC10343647107.9800.00 
Les MossC712962174.9780.00 
Babe MartinC10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dick Kryhoski1B8868566677.9920.00 
Roy Sievers1B7660431564.9920.00 
Ed Mickelson1B3202021.0000.00 
Frank Kellert1B180001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bobby Young2B14839736318120.9770.00 
Neil Berry2B15262728.9640.00 
Johnny Lipon2B140001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jim Dyck3B51621011312.9260.00 
Vern Stephens3B46549179.9540.00 
Bob Elliott3B455193712.9540.00 
Neil Berry3B18151871.8250.00 
Don Lenhardt3B65810.9290.00 
Johnny Lipon3B604001.0000.00 
Willy Miranda3B612001.0000.00 
Marty Marion3B210001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Billy HunterSS1522845122599.9700.00 
Willy MirandaSS88611.9330.00 
Neil BerrySS641411.9470.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Johnny GrothOF1414251845.9910.00 
Vic WertzOF1212431574.9740.00 
Dick KokosOF83152561.9630.00 
Don LenhardtOF77148851.9690.00 
Jim DyckOF55100521.9810.00 
Hank EdwardsOF21362001.0000.00 
Jim PisoniOF370001.0000.00 
Don LarsenOF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Marlin StuartP6011491512.9601.89 
Satchel PaigeP57117312011.0001.15 
Don LarsenP3819282921.9491.73 
Dick LittlefieldP36152919001.0001.66 
Mike BlyzkaP3394613011.0001.82 
Bob CainP329949011.0001.18 
Duane PilletteP31166142023.9441.84 
Harry BrecheenP26117529021.0002.61 
Bobo HollomanP22658931.8502.35 
Lou KretlowP22813730.7691.11 
Virgil TrucksP168831361.7271.64 
Max LanierP102213011.0001.63 
Bob TurleyP106043021.0001.05 
Hal WhiteP10101410.8334.46 
Bob HabenichtP110000.0000.00 


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