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1953 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  60-94   .390
Result:   6th in American League
Manager(s):  Fred Hutchinson
General Manager:   Charlie Gehringer
Stadium:  Briggs Stadium
Attendance:  884,658
Playoffs:  -

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Bob Swift (38)
Youngest Player:  Bob Miller (17)
Longest Tenure:  Hal Newhouser (15)
Top Hitter:  Harvey Kuenn (3)
Top Pitcher:  Ted Gray (16)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  55.97%
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
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGPAOutsRCRC/GbabipSAISObb/kHR%SglXBHXBH%BB%SO%G/FP/PaPitStrBalSwg
26Harvey Kuennof-ss322-MLB155---.233.0781.61--00------1.13--0000
3Walt Dropo1b2130-MLB152---.196.1230.42--00------0.80--0000
5Bob Niemanof3526-MLB142---.175.1721.00--00------0.70--0000
24Jim Delsingof2727-MLB138---.154.1481.69--00------1.07--0000
30Don Lundof4830-MLB131---.164.1330.60--00------1.01--0000
8Ray Boone3b-ss829-MLB101---.184.2441.02--00------0.62--0000
10Matt Battsc-31-MLB116---.217.1280.67--00------0.61--0000
1Fred Hatfield3b-2b-28-MLB109---.132.0711.18--00------1.11--0000
7Johnny Peskyss-3b-33-MLB103---.218.0982.70--00------0.87--0000
12Steve Souchockof-1b5634-MLB89---.259.1870.23--00------0.77--0000
4Jerry Priddy2b-33-MLB65---.148.0660.89--00------1.46--0000
32Johnny Buchac-28-MLB60---.095.0751.43--00------0.84--0000
6Pat Mullinof-35-MLB79---.134.1340.93--00------0.75--0000
8Owen Friend2b-26-MLB31---.125.1350.67--00------0.73--0000
31Ned Garverp-27-MLB30---.069.0410.50--00------1.08--0000
19Russ Sullivanof-30-MLB23---.069.1392.60--00------0.82--0000
44Billy Hoeftp-21-MLB30---.031.0150.53--00------1.60--0000
34Ted Grayp-28-MLB32---.131.0320.43--00------1.83--0000
2Joe Ginsbergc-26-MLB18---.113.03810.00--00------1.18--0000
18Steve Gromekp-33-MLB19---.073.0000.00--00------1.50--0000
17Billy Hitchcock3b-2b-36-MLB22---.132.0001.00--00------1.15--0000
16,35Ralph Brancap-27-MLB17---.059.0580.14--00------1.57--0000
37Dick Marlowep-24-MLB42---.219.0000.00--00------1.33--0000
25Al Kalineof-18UDFA: 1953MLB30---.179.1070.20--00------1.67--0000
38John Baumgartner3b-22-MLB7---.185.0000.00--00------1.13--0000
2Al Aberp-25-MLB17---.087.0000.17--00------0.88--0000
20Ray Herbertp-23-MLB43---.053.0000.29--00------1.50--0000
21Art Houttemanp-25-MLB16---.158.2100.00--00------2.20--0000
22Frank Carswellof-33-MLB16---.067.0003.00--00------1.00--0000
14Dave Madisonp-32-MLB32---.091.0000.00--00------1.67--0000
28Bob Millerp-17-MLB13---.125.000----00------1.33--0000
16Hal Newhouserp-32-MLB7---.375.000----00----------0000
18Bill Wightp-31-MLB13---.429.0000.00--00------2.00--0000
29Fred Hutchinsonp-33-MLB4---.167.500----00------0.67--0000
27Hal Ericksonp-33-MLB18--.000.000----00------1.00--0000
9Bob Swiftc-38-MLB2--.333.3342.00--00----------0000
35,39Earl Harristp-33-MLB8--.333.000----00------0.50--0000
21Dick Weikp-25-MLB12---.500.5000.00--00----------0000
35Milt Jordanp-26-MLB8---.500.000----00----------0000
19Ray Scarboroughp-35-MLB13--.000.000----00----------0000
2Reno Bertoia3b-2b-18-MLB1--.000.0000.00--00----------0000
21Paul Foytackp-22-MLB6--.000.0000.00--00----------0000
15George Freese3b-26-MLB1--.000.000----00----------0000
FIELDING STATISTICS


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