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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

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
23Neil BerrySS-2BMLB5-10170RightRight1/11/192231Kalamazoo,MichiganUDFA 

34Mike BlyzkaPMLB5-11190RightRight12/25/192824Hamtramck,MichiganUDFA 
31Harry BrecheenPMLB5-10160LeftLeft10/14/191438Broken Bow,OklahomaUDFA 
33Bob CainPMLB6-0165LeftLeft10/16/192428Longford,KansasUDFA 
11Clint CourtneyCMLB5-8180LeftRight3/16/192726Hall Summit,LouisianaUDFA 
8Jim DyckOF-3BMLB6-2205RightRight2/3/192231Omaha,NebraskaUDFA 
15Hank EdwardsOFMLB6-0190LeftLeft1/29/191934Elmwood Place,OhioUDFA 
40Bob Elliott3B-OFMLB6-0185RightRight11/26/191636San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
3Johnny GrothOFMLB6-0182RightRight7/23/192626Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
35,39Bob HabenichtPMLB6-2185RightRight2/13/192627St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
24Bobo HollomanPMLB6-2207RightRight3/7/192528Thomaston,GeorgiaUDFA 
6Billy HunterSSMLB6-0180RightRight6/4/192825Punxsutawney,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
2Frank Kellert1BMLB6-2185RightRight7/6/192428Oklahoma City,OklahomaUDFA 
19Dick KokosOFMLB5-8170LeftLeft2/26/192825Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
22Lou KretlowPMLB6-2185RightRight6/27/192132Apache,OklahomaUDFA 
16Dick Kryhoski1BMLB6-2200LeftLeft3/24/192528Leonia,New JerseyUDFA 
5Max LanierPMLB5-10187RightLeft8/18/191537Denton,North CarolinaUDFA 
27Don LarsenPMLB6-4227RightRight8/7/192923Michigan City,IndianaUDFA 
14Don LenhardtOF-1BMLB6-3190RightRight10/4/192230Alton,IllinoisUDFA 
34Johnny LiponSSMLB6-0175RightRight11/10/192230Martins Ferry,OhioUDFA 
18Dick LittlefieldPMLB6-0180LeftLeft3/18/192627Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
4Marty MarionSSMLB6-2170RightRight12/1/191735Richburg,South CarolinaUDFA 
32Babe MartinOFMLB5-11194RightRight3/28/192033Seattle,WashingtonUDFA 
9Ed Mickelson1BMLB6-3205RightRight9/9/192626Ottawa,IllinoisUDFA 
1Willy MirandaSSMLB5-9150BothRight5/24/192627Velasco,CubaUDFA 
10Les MossCMLB5-11205RightRight5/14/192528Tulsa,OklahomaUDFA 
29Satchel PaigePMLB6-3180RightRight7/7/190646Mobile,Alabama1948UDFA CLE
12,21Duane PillettePMLB6-3205RightRight7/24/192230Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
-Jim PisoniOFMLB5-10169RightRight8/14/192923St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
7Roy Sievers1B-OFMLB6-1195RightRight11/18/192626St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
40Vern StephensSS-3BMLB5-10185RightRight10/23/192032McAlister,New MexicoUDFA 
26Marlin StuartPMLB6-2185LeftRight8/8/191834Paragould,ArkansasUDFA 
22Virgil TrucksPMLB5-11198RightRight4/26/191736Birmingham,AlabamaUDFA 
24Bob TurleyPMLB6-2215RightRight9/19/193022Troy,IllinoisUDFA 
36Dixie UprightHMLB6-0175LeftLeft5/30/192627Kannapolis,North CarolinaUDFA 
20Vic WertzOF-1BMLB6-0186LeftRight2/9/192528York,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
25Hal WhitePMLB5-10170RightRight3/18/191934Utica,New YorkUDFA 
5Bobby Young2BMLB6-1175LeftRight1/22/192528Granite,MarylandUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Jimmie CrandallAssistant Coach 
Marty MarionManager 
Bill NormanAssistant Coach 
Bob ScheffingAssistant Coach 
Bill VeeckGeneral Manager 


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