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1953 St. Louis Browns (MLB)

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W-L Record: 54-100 .351
Rank: 8th in American League
Run Differential: 555-778 -223
Roster Continuity 37.47% 16/16
Manager(s): Marty Marion
General Manager: Bill Veeck (1953-10-26)
Ballpark: Sportsman's Park
Attendance: 297,238 16/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Bob Scheffing
Assistant Coach: Bill Norman
Assistant Coach: Jimmie Crandall
American League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1953 St. Louis Browns season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    23Neil BerrySS-2B5-10170R-R311948Not draftedMLB--
    34Mike BlyzkaP5-11190R-R241953Not draftedMLB--
    31Harry BrecheenP5-10160L-L381940Not draftedMLB--
    33Bob CainP6-0165L-L281949Not draftedMLB--
    11Clint CourtneyC5-8180L-R261951Not draftedMLB--
    8Jim DyckOF-3B6-2205R-R311951Not draftedMLB--
    15Hank EdwardsOF6-0190L-L341941Not draftedMLB--
    40Bob Elliott3B-OF6-0185R-R361939Not draftedMLB--
    3Johnny GrothOF6-0182R-R261946Not draftedMLB--
    35,39Bob HabenichtP6-2185R-R271951Not draftedMLB--
    24Bobo HollomanP6-2207R-R281953Not draftedMLB--
    6Billy HunterSS6-0180R-R251953Not draftedMLB--
    2Frank Kellert1B6-2185R-R281953Not draftedMLB--
    19Dick KokosOF5-8170L-L251948Not draftedMLB--
    22Lou KretlowP6-2185R-R321946Not draftedMLB--
    16Dick Kryhoski1B6-2200L-L281949Not draftedMLB--
    5Max LanierP5-10187R-L371938Not draftedMLB--
    27Don LarsenP6-4227R-R231953Not draftedMLB--
    14Don LenhardtOF-1B6-3190R-R301950Not draftedMLB--
    34Johnny LiponSS6-0175R-R301942Not draftedMLB--
    18Dick LittlefieldP6-0180L-L271950Not draftedMLB--
    4Marty MarionSS6-2170R-R351940Not draftedMLB--
    32Babe MartinOF5-11194R-R331944Not draftedMLB--
    9Ed Mickelson1B6-3205R-R261950Not draftedMLB--
    1Willy MirandaSS5-9150B-R271951Not draftedMLB--
    10Les MossC5-11205R-R281946Not draftedMLB--
    29Satchel PaigeP6-3180R-R461948Not draftedMLB--
    12,21Duane PilletteP6-3205R-R301949Not draftedMLB--
    -Jim PisoniOF5-10169R-R231953Not draftedMLB--
    7Roy Sievers1B-OF6-1195R-R261949Not draftedMLB--
    40Vern StephensSS-3B5-10185R-R321941Not draftedMLB--
    26Marlin StuartP6-2185L-R341949Not draftedMLB--
    22Virgil TrucksP5-11198R-R361941Not draftedMLB--
    24Bob TurleyP6-2215R-R221951Not draftedMLB--
    36Dixie UprightH6-0175L-L271953Not draftedMLB--
    20Vic WertzOF-1B6-0186L-R281947Not draftedMLB--
    25Hal WhiteP5-10170R-R341941Not draftedMLB--
    5Bobby Young2B6-1175L-R281948Not draftedMLB--

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