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1953 BOSTON RED SOX

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  84-69   .549
Result:   4th in American League
Manager(s):  Lou Boudreau
General Manager:   Joe Cronin
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Attendance:  1,026,133
Playoffs:  -

Boston Red Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Ellis Kinder (38)
Youngest Player:  Billy Consolo (18)
Longest Tenure:  Ted Williams (12)
Top Hitter:  Billy Goodman (15)
Top Pitcher:  Mel Parnell (6)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  68.49%
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 
29Floyd Baker3B-2BMLB5-9160LeftRight10/10/191636Luray,VirginiaUDFA 

2Milt BollingSSMLB6-1180RightRight8/9/193022Mississippi City,MississippiUDFA 
27Hal BrownPMLB6-2182RightRight12/11/192428Greensboro,North CarolinaUDFA 
8Billy ConsoloSS-2BMLB5-11180RightRight8/18/193418Cleveland,OhioUDFA 
15Ike DelockPMLB5-11175RightRight11/11/192923Highland Park,MichiganUDFA 
7Dom DiMaggioOFMLB5-9168RightRight2/12/191736San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
31Hoot EversOFMLB6-2185RightRight2/8/192132St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
25Ben FlowersPMLB6-4195RightRight6/15/192726Wilson,North CarolinaUDFA 
23Hersh FreemanPMLB6-3220RightRight7/1/192824Gadsden,AlabamaUDFA 
3Dick Gernert1BMLB6-3210RightRight9/28/192824Reading,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
10Billy Goodman2B-1BMLB5-11165LeftRight3/22/192627Concord,North CarolinaUDFA 
15Marv GrissomPMLB6-3195RightRight3/31/191835Los Molinos,CaliforniaUDFA 
28Bill HenryPMLB6-2180LeftLeft10/15/192725Alice,TexasUDFA 
14Ken HolcombePMLB5-11169RightRight8/23/191834Burnsville,North CarolinaUDFA 
20Sid HudsonPMLB6-4180RightRight1/3/191538Coalfield,TennesseeUDFA 
1George Kell3BMLB5-9175RightRight8/23/192230Swifton,ArkansasUDFA 
18Bill KennedyPMLB6-2195LeftLeft3/14/192132Carnesville,GeorgiaUDFA 
16Ellis KinderPMLB6-0195RightRight7/26/191438Atkins,ArkansasUDFA 
5Ted Lepcio2B-3BMLB5-10177RightRight7/28/193022Utica,New YorkUDFA 
6Johnny LiponSSMLB6-0175RightRight11/10/192230Martins Ferry,OhioUDFA 
19Mickey McDermottPMLB6-2170LeftLeft8/29/192824Poughkeepsie,New YorkUDFA 
12Jack Merson2B-3BMLB5-11175RightRight1/17/192231Elkridge,MarylandUDFA 
11Gus NiarhosCMLB6-0165RightRight12/6/192032Birmingham,AlabamaUDFA 
21Willard NixonPMLB6-2195LeftRight6/17/192825Taylorsville,GeorgiaUDFA 
34Karl OlsonOFMLB6-3205RightRight7/6/193022Kentfield,CaliforniaUDFA 
17Mel ParnellPMLB6-0180LeftLeft6/13/192231New Orleans,LouisianaUDFA 
37Jim PiersallOFMLB6-0175RightRight11/14/192923Waterbury,ConnecticutUDFA 
36Gene StephensOFMLB6-3175LeftRight1/20/193320Gravette,ArkansasUDFA 
18Frank SullivanPMLB6-6215RightRight1/23/193023Hollywood,CaliforniaUDFA 
38Tom UmphlettOFMLB6-2180RightRight5/12/193023Scotland Neck,North CarolinaUDFA 
30Clyde VollmerOFMLB6-1190RightRight9/24/192131Cincinnati,OhioUDFA 
14Bill WerlePMLB6-2182LeftLeft12/21/192032Oakland,CaliforniaUDFA 
22Sammy WhiteCMLB6-3195RightRight7/7/192824Wenatchee,WashingtonUDFA 
33Del WilberCMLB6-3200RightRight2/24/191934Lincoln Park,MichiganUDFA 
9Ted WilliamsOFMLB6-3205LeftRight8/30/191834San Diego,CaliforniaUDFA 
32Al ZarillaOFMLB5-11180LeftRight5/1/191934Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Del BakerFirst Base Coach 
Lou BoudreauManager 
Joe CroninGeneral Manager 
Bob DelaneyBroadcaster 
Curt GowdyBroadcaster 
Tom HusseyBroadcaster 
Bill McKechniePitching Coach 
Ski MelilloThird Base Coach 
Paul SchreiberHitting Coach 
George SusceBullpen Coach 


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