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1953 PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Philadelphia,PA
Team Record:  83-71   .539
Result:   4th in National League
Manager(s):  Steve O'Neill
General Manager:   Bob Carpenter
Stadium:  Connie Mack Stadium
Attendance:  853,644
Playoffs:  -

Philadelphia Phillies affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Bill Nicholson (38)
Youngest Player:  Tom Qualters (18)
Longest Tenure:  Granny Hamner (10)
Top Hitter:  Richie Ashburn (5)
Top Pitcher:  Robin Roberts (1)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  85.62%
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
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1953-04-14vs NY11L  1-4-0 Robin RobertsLarry JansenLarry JansenRobin Roberts 14-3
1953-04-15vs NY12W  8-1-4,787 Curt SimmonsAl CorwinCurt SimmonsAl Corwin 954
1953-04-16@ PIT3L  12-14-16,220Karl DrewsHowie PolletMurry DicksonAndy Hansen 21192
1953-04-20@ NY14W  2-1-2,538Robin RobertsLarry JansenRobin RobertsLarry Jansen 23203
1953-04-21vs BRO5W  7-1-14,309 Curt SimmonsRuss MeyerCurt SimmonsRuss Meyer 30219
1953-04-22vs BRO6W  5-4-15,984 Karl DrewsBilly LoesKarl DrewsBilly Loes 352510
1953-04-23vs BRO7W  6-1-25,508 Robin RobertsJohnny PodresRobin RobertsJohnny Podres 412615
1953-04-24vs PIT8W  5-3-6,506 Jim KonstantyBob HallJim KonstantyBob Hall 462917
1953-04-25vs PIT9W  7-6-6,265 Curt SimmonsJohnny LindellCurt SimmonsJohnny LindellAndy Hansen533518
1953-04-26vs PIT10W  7-5-0 Robin RobertsBob FriendRobin RobertsBob Friend 604020
1953-04-26vs PIT11W  8-1-18,490 Karl DrewsBill MacdonaldKarl DrewsBill Macdonald 684127
1953-04-28vs SLN12L  5-6-12,281 Jim KonstantyHarvey HaddixHarvey HaddixJim KonstantyGerry Staley734726
1953-04-29vs SLN13L  0-1-16,321 Curt SimmonsJoe PreskoAl BrazleCurt Simmons 734825
1953-04-30vs SLN14W  1-1-12,870 Robin RobertsVinegar Bend Mizell 744925
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1953-05-01vs MLN15L  2-5-9,472 Karl DrewsJim WilsonJim WilsonKarl Drews 765422
1953-05-03vs CHN16W  5-1-0 Robin RobertsBob RushRobin RobertsBob Rush 815526
1953-05-03vs CHN17W  2-0-15,300 Curt SimmonsWarren HackerCurt SimmonsWarren Hacker 835528
1953-05-04vs CHN18W  8-4-8,526 Jim KonstantyJohnny KlippsteinJim KonstantyJohnny Klippstein 915932
1953-05-09@ BRO19L  6-7-19,257Robin RobertsPreacher RoeBen WadeRobin Roberts 976631
1953-05-09@ BRO20W  8-4-25,025Curt SimmonsJoe BlackCurt SimmonsJoe Black 1057035
1953-05-10@ BRO21L  0-5-23,843Karl DrewsBilly LoesBilly LoesKarl Drews 1057530
1953-05-12@ SLN22W  6-5-9,247Jim KonstantyJoe PreskoJim KonstantyJoe PreskoAndy Hansen1118031
1953-05-15@ CHN23W  1-0-6,531Robin RobertsWarren HackerRobin RobertsWarren Hacker 1128032
1953-05-16@ MLN24W  3-0-23,578Curt SimmonsDon LiddleCurt SimmonsDon Liddle 1158035
1953-05-18@ MLN25L  0-4-22,237Karl DrewsBob BuhlBob BuhlKarl Drews 1158431
1953-05-19@ CIN26W  6-3-8,561Robin RobertsHarry PerkowskiRobin RobertsHarry Perkowski 1218734
1953-05-20@ CIN27L  5-14-2,890Curt SimmonsHowie JudsonJoe NuxhallCurt Simmons 12610125
1953-05-21@ PIT28L  2-7-7,507Karl DrewsMurry DicksonMurry DicksonKarl Drews 12810820
1953-05-23vs BRO29L  0-2-31,532 Robin RobertsPreacher RoePreacher RoeRobin Roberts 12811018
1953-05-24vs BRO30L  2-16-24,715 Curt SimmonsRuss MeyerJohnny PodresCurt SimmonsCarl Erskine1301264
1953-05-25vs BRO31L  9-11-22,067 Karl DrewsBilly LoesBob MillikenJim KonstantyJoe Black1391372
1953-05-27@ PIT32W  14-2-0Robin RobertsMurry DicksonRobin RobertsMurry Dickson 15313914
1953-05-27@ PIT33L  6-8-16,935Steve RidzikBob HallRoy FaceKarl DrewsMurry Dickson15914712
1953-05-28@ PIT34W  9-8-2,437Jim KonstantyPaul LaPalmeJim KonstantyPaul LaPalme 16815513
1953-05-29@ NY135W  12-3-6,253Curt SimmonsLarry JansenCurt SimmonsLarry Jansen 18015822
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1953-06-02vs SLN36W  5-0-15,064 Robin RobertsCliff ChambersRobin RobertsCliff Chambers 18515827
1953-06-03vs SLN37L  3-5-31,104 Curt SimmonsVinegar Bend MizellVinegar Bend MizellCurt SimmonsAl Brazle18816325
1953-06-03vs SLN38W  6-5-31,104 Karl DrewsMike ClarkSteve RidzikAl BrazleAndy Hansen19416826
1953-06-04vs SLN39W  6-5-8,994 Jim KonstantyHarvey HaddixSteve RidzikHal White 20017327
1953-06-05vs MLN40L  2-3-16,025 Karl DrewsWarren SpahnWarren SpahnJim Konstanty 20217626
1953-06-06vs MLN41W  6-2-9,144 Robin RobertsJim WilsonRobin RobertsJim Wilson 20817830
1953-06-07vs MLN42L  0-6-0 Steve RidzikJohnny AntonelliJohnny AntonelliSteve Ridzik 20818424
1953-06-07vs MLN43L  3-5-20,098 Thornton KipperDon LiddleBob BuhlThornton KipperLew Burdette21118922
1953-06-08vs CHN44W  7-3-2,851 Bob MillerPaul MinnerSteve RidzikPaul Minner 21819226
1953-06-09vs CHN45W  10-9-6,903 Karl DrewsHowie PolletThornton KipperDutch Leonard 22820127
1953-06-10vs CHN46W  9-1-15,000 Robin RobertsJohnny KlippsteinRobin RobertsJohnny Klippstein 23720235
1953-06-10vs CHN47W  8-5-15,000 Jim KonstantyWarren HackerJim KonstantyWarren HackerKarl Drews24520738
1953-06-12vs CIN48L  1-4-6,510 Thornton KipperJackie CollumJackie CollumThornton Kipper 24621135
1953-06-14vs CIN49L  1-2-0 Robin RobertsKen RaffensbergerKen RaffensbergerRobin Roberts 24721334
1953-06-14vs CIN50W  4-1-9,391 Karl DrewsJoe NuxhallKarl DrewsJoe NuxhallBob Miller25121437
1953-06-16@ MLN51L  5-6-0Steve RidzikJohnny AntonelliLew BurdetteKent Peterson 25622036
1953-06-16@ MLN52L  2-3-33,962Jim KonstantyMax SurkontMax SurkontJim Konstanty 25822335
1953-06-17@ MLN53L  6-9-32,771Bob MillerWarren SpahnWarren SpahnBob MillerLew Burdette26423232
1953-06-19@ CIN54W  10-3-10,780Robin RobertsKen RaffensbergerRobin RobertsKen Raffensberger 27423539
1953-06-20@ CIN55W  3-1-4,043Karl DrewsJoe NuxhallKarl DrewsJoe NuxhallBob Miller27723641
1953-06-21@ CIN56W  5-2-0Jim KonstantyHarry PerkowskiJim KonstantyHarry Perkowski 28223844
1953-06-21@ CIN57L  3-5-14,992Steve RidzikFred BaczewskiFred BaczewskiSteve Ridzik 28524342
1953-06-23@ CHN58W  6-1-7,919Robin RobertsBob RushRobin RobertsBob Rush 29124447
1953-06-24@ CHN59W  8-2-7,220Karl DrewsPaul MinnerKarl DrewsPaul Minner 29924653
1953-06-25@ CHN60W  13-2-6,135Jim KonstantyHowie PolletJim KonstantyHowie Pollet 31224864
1953-06-26@ SLN61L  0-7-11,317Steve RidzikStu MillerStu MillerSteve Ridzik 31225557
1953-06-27@ SLN62L  3-4-17,075Bob MillerHarvey HaddixHarvey HaddixBob Miller 31525956
1953-06-27@ SLN63L  4-7-7,407Robin RobertsGerry StaleyGerry StaleyRobin Roberts 31926653
1953-06-28@ SLN64W  4-3-17,710Karl DrewsVinegar Bend MizellJim KonstantyHal White 32326954
1953-06-30@ BRO65W  10-9-23,956Bob MillerPreacher RoeJim KonstantyJoe BlackKarl Drews33327855
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1953-07-01@ BRO66L  4-5-19,376Robin RobertsBilly LoesJohnny PodresRobin Roberts 33728354
1953-07-02@ BRO67L  0-8-9,223Karl DrewsCarl ErskineCarl ErskineKarl Drews 33729146
1953-07-03vs NY168W  5-1-4,499 Jim KonstantyLarry JansenJim KonstantyLarry Jansen 34229250
1953-07-04vs NY169L  2-4-0 Curt SimmonsRuben GomezRuben GomezCurt SimmonsHoyt Wilhelm34429648
1953-07-04vs NY170W  10-4-23,664 Karl DrewsJim HearnThornton KipperJim Hearn 35430054
1953-07-05@ PIT71W  2-0-0Robin RobertsMurry DicksonRobin RobertsMurry Dickson 35630056
1953-07-05@ PIT72L  4-7-11,404Steve RidzikJim WaughJim WaughSteve RidzikPaul LaPalme36030753
1953-07-06@ NY173L  0-6-6,650Bob MillerAl WorthingtonAl WorthingtonBob Miller 36031347
1953-07-07@ NY174L  3-5-34,736Jim KonstantyMarv GrissomMarv GrissomJim KonstantyHoyt Wilhelm36331845
1953-07-07@ NY175L  1-9-34,736Thornton KipperAl CorwinAl CorwinThornton Kipper 36432737
1953-07-08vs BRO76L  4-8-22,601 Karl DrewsBilly LoesBilly LoesKarl Drews 36833533
1953-07-09vs BRO77W  6-5-21,989 Robin RobertsJohnny PodresBob MillerJim HughesJim Konstanty37434034
1953-07-10vs PIT78W  13-3-6,466 Curt SimmonsMurry DicksonCurt SimmonsMurry Dickson 38734344
1953-07-11vs PIT79W  8-4-3,608 Jim KonstantyJim WaughSteve RidzikMurry Dickson 39534748
1953-07-12vs PIT80W  6-4-0 Robin RobertsRoy FaceRobin RobertsRoy Face 40135150
1953-07-12vs PIT81W  6-5-10,806 Bob MillerPaul LaPalmeSteve RidzikPaul LaPalme 40735651
1953-07-16vs CIN82W  3-1-0 Robin RobertsBud PodbielanRobin RobertsBud Podbielan 41035753
1953-07-16vs CIN83W  3-2-19,834 Karl DrewsKen RaffensbergerBob MillerKen Raffensberger 41335954
1953-07-17vs CIN84L  2-3-6,013 Curt SimmonsHarry PerkowskiHarry PerkowskiCurt SimmonsClyde King41536253
1953-07-18vs CIN85L  0-11-3,201 Jim KonstantyJackie CollumJackie CollumJim Konstanty 41537342
1953-07-19vs CHN86L  3-5-0 Karl DrewsPaul MinnerPaul MinnerKarl DrewsHowie Pollet41837840
1953-07-19vs CHN87W  6-5-8,689 Steve RidzikBubba ChurchThornton KipperJohnny Klippstein 42438341
1953-07-21vs MLN88W  10-0-0 Robin RobertsBob BuhlRobin RobertsBob Buhl 43438351
1953-07-21vs MLN89L  3-7-35,174 Curt SimmonsJohnny AntonelliJohnny AntonelliCurt Simmons 43739047
1953-07-22vs MLN90W  6-3-12,756 Jim KonstantyWarren SpahnJim KonstantyWarren SpahnKarl Drews44339350
1953-07-24vs SLN91W  2-1-15,953 Bob MillerHarvey HaddixBob MillerHarvey Haddix 44539451
1953-07-25vs SLN92W  3-0-27,003 Robin RobertsVinegar Bend MizellRobin RobertsVinegar Bend Mizell 44839454
1953-07-26vs SLN93L  6-8-14,436 Curt SimmonsGerry StaleyAl BrazleCurt Simmons 45440252
1953-07-28@ CIN94L  4-5-15,533Bob MillerHarry PerkowskiHarry PerkowskiBob Miller 45840751
1953-07-29@ CIN95L  4-13-13,282Robin RobertsJackie CollumJackie CollumRobin Roberts 46242042
1953-07-30@ CIN96W  17-8-2,773Curt SimmonsFred BaczewskiSteve RidzikFrank Smith 47942851
1953-07-31@ MLN97W  5-1-0Robin RobertsJohnny AntonelliRobin RobertsJohnny Antonelli 48442955
1953-07-31@ MLN98L  0-0-29,802Bob MillerMax Surkont 48442955
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1953-08-01@ MLN99L  0-5-23,791Jim KonstantyWarren SpahnWarren SpahnJim Konstanty 48443450
1953-08-02@ MLN100L  1-6-31,300Steve RidzikBob BuhlBob BuhlSteve Ridzik 48544045
1953-08-02@ MLN101W  4-1-0Curt SimmonsDon LiddleCurt SimmonsDon Liddle 48944148
1953-08-03@ SLN102L  3-8-11,580Jim KonstantyVinegar Bend MizellVinegar Bend MizellJim KonstantyAl Brazle49244943
1953-08-04@ SLN103W  8-1-12,636Robin RobertsGerry StaleyRobin RobertsGerry Staley 50045050
1953-08-05@ SLN104W  7-3-6,538Bob MillerWillard SchmidtBob MillerWillard Schmidt 50745354
1953-08-06@ SLN105L  0-2-9,073Curt SimmonsHarvey HaddixHarvey HaddixCurt Simmons 50745552
1953-08-07@ CHN106W  5-4-4,499Steve RidzikPaul MinnerSteve RidzikPaul MinnerJim Konstanty51245953
1953-08-08@ CHN107L  1-4-12,041Robin RobertsHowie PolletHowie PolletRobin Roberts 51346350
1953-08-09@ CHN108L  5-6-22,088Karl DrewsJohnny KlippsteinJohnny KlippsteinJim Konstanty 51846949
1953-08-09@ CHN109W  7-0-0Bob MillerBob RushBob MillerBob Rush 52546956
1953-08-11@ PIT110W  3-0-8,985Curt SimmonsMurry DicksonCurt SimmonsMurry Dickson 52846959
1953-08-12@ PIT111W  8-4-6,505Robin RobertsJohnny LindellRobin RobertsJohnny Lindell 53647363
1953-08-13@ PIT112L  3-4-2,373Bob MillerPaul LaPalmePaul LaPalmeBob Miller 53947762
1953-08-15@ NY1113L  1-4-0Curt SimmonsMarv GrissomMarv GrissomCurt Simmons 54048159
1953-08-15@ NY1114W  5-2-9,873Steve RidzikLarry JansenJim KonstantyLarry Jansen 54548362
1953-08-16@ NY1115L  1-8-0Robin RobertsJim HearnJim HearnRobin Roberts 54649155
1953-08-16@ NY1116L  3-4-16,926Karl DrewsRuben GomezRuben GomezKarl Drews 54949554
1953-08-17@ NY1117W  5-2-2,885Bob MillerDave KosloBob MillerDave KosloJim Konstanty55449757
1953-08-17@ NY1118L  0-6-2,885Andy HansenAl CorwinAl CorwinAndy Hansen 55450351
1953-08-18vs PIT119W  1-0-3,945 Steve RidzikPaul LaPalmeSteve RidzikPaul LaPalmeRobin Roberts55550352
1953-08-19vs PIT120L  3-5-4,554 Curt SimmonsRoy FaceRoy FaceCurt Simmons 55850850
1953-08-20vs PIT121L  2-5-4,376 Robin RobertsJim WaughJim WaughRobin Roberts 56051347
1953-08-21vs NY1122W  7-6-15,925 Bob MillerJim HearnSteve RidzikDave KosloJim Konstanty56751948
1953-08-22vs NY1123W  7-1-22,554 Karl DrewsSal MaglieKarl DrewsSal Maglie 57452054
1953-08-22vs NY1124W  6-5-22,554 Jim KonstantyAl CorwinJim KonstantyAl WorthingtonRobin Roberts58052555
1953-08-23vs NY1125W  6-3-12,929 Curt SimmonsLarry JansenCurt SimmonsLarry Jansen 58652858
1953-08-25vs MLN126W  6-1-0 Robin RobertsJohnny AntonelliRobin RobertsJohnny Antonelli 59252963
1953-08-25vs MLN127L  2-6-31,596 Bob MillerLew BurdetteLew BurdetteBob Miller 59453559
1953-08-26vs MLN128W  6-5-13,918 Karl DrewsBob BuhlKarl DrewsBob BuhlJim Konstanty60054060
1953-08-28vs CHN129W  5-0-5,956 Curt SimmonsHowie PolletCurt SimmonsHowie Pollet 60554065
1953-08-29vs CHN130L  0-2-5,156 Robin RobertsPaul MinnerPaul MinnerRobin Roberts 60554263
1953-08-30vs CIN131W  4-2-0 Karl DrewsJackie CollumKarl DrewsJackie Collum 60954465
1953-08-30vs CIN132W  4-3-9,422 Bob MillerKen RaffensbergerJim KonstantyKen Raffensberger 61354766
1953-08-31vs CIN133L  6-12-0 Steve RidzikJoe NuxhallJoe NuxhallBob MillerFred Baczewski61955960
1953-08-31vs CIN134L  5-7-9,490 Jim KonstantyHarry PerkowskiHarry PerkowskiJim Konstanty 62456658
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1953-09-02vs SLN135L  7-10-11,964 Robin RobertsVinegar Bend MizellHal WhiteRobin RobertsAl Brazle63157655
1953-09-03vs SLN136W  2-1-8,154 Curt SimmonsHarvey HaddixCurt SimmonsHarvey Haddix 63357756
1953-09-06@ PIT137W  7-2-5,890Karl DrewsRoy FaceKarl DrewsRoy Face 64057961
1953-09-07@ BRO138L  2-6-0Robin RobertsCarl ErskineCarl ErskineRobin Roberts 64258557
1953-09-07@ BRO139L  2-6-33,337Curt SimmonsBilly LoesBilly LoesCurt Simmons 64459153
1953-09-08@ MLN140L  2-3-28,629Johnny LindellJohnny AntonelliJohnny AntonelliJohnny Lindell 64659452
1953-09-09@ MLN141W  2-0-31,049Bob MillerWarren SpahnBob MillerWarren Spahn 64859454
1953-09-11@ CIN142L  5-6-4,737Robin RobertsHarry PerkowskiHarry PerkowskiRobin RobertsFrank Smith65360053
1953-09-12@ CIN143L  2-3-2,190Karl DrewsJoe NuxhallJoe NuxhallKarl Drews 65560352
1953-09-13@ SLN144L  3-17-11,841Curt SimmonsHarvey HaddixHarvey HaddixCurt Simmons 65862038
1953-09-14@ SLN145W  6-5-5,214Johnny LindellVinegar Bend MizellJohnny LindellVinegar Bend Mizell 66462539
1953-09-15@ CHN146W  4-2-3,185Robin RobertsPaul MinnerRobin RobertsPaul Minner 66862741
1953-09-16@ CHN147L  4-7-3,448Bob MillerHowie PolletHowie PolletBob MillerBubba Church67263438
1953-09-17@ CHN148W  16-4-2,793Curt SimmonsDon ElstonCurt SimmonsDon Elston 68863850
1953-09-19@ BRO149L  4-5-9,057Robin RobertsRuss MeyerRuss MeyerRobin Roberts 69264349
1953-09-20@ BRO150L  4-5-23,558Johnny LindellBob MillikenBen WadeSteve Ridzik 69664848
1953-09-20@ BRO151W  2-1-23,558Bob MillerBilly LoesBob MillerBilly Loes 69864949
1953-09-22vs NY1152W  9-3-4,100 Curt SimmonsLarry JansenCurt SimmonsLarry Jansen 70765255
1953-09-23vs NY1153W  2-1-4,030 Robin RobertsMarv GrissomRobin RobertsMarv Grissom 70965356
1953-09-25vs BRO154L  3-4-11,324 Bob MillerCarl ErskineClem LabineBob Miller 71265755
1953-09-26vs BRO155W  2-1-15,046 Curt SimmonsPreacher RoeCurt SimmonsBob Milliken 71465856
1953-09-27vs BRO156L  2-8-16,637 Robin RobertsRuss MeyerBilly LoesRobin RobertsBen Wade71666650


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