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1953 Cincinnati Reds (MLB)

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W-L Record: 68-86 .442
Rank: 6th in National League
Run Differential: 714-788 -74
Roster Continuity 70.80% 10/16
Manager(s): Rogers Hornsby, Buster Mills
General Manager: Gabe Paul
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
Ballpark: Crosley Field
Attendance: 548,086 14/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Buster Mills
Assistant Coach: Ford Garrison
National 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 Cincinnati Reds season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    12Bobby Adams3B-2B5-10170R-R311946Not draftedMLB--
    46Fred BaczewskiP6-2185L-L271953Not draftedMLB--
    2Ed BaileyC6-2205L-R221953Not draftedMLB--
    5,8Frank BaldwinC5-11195R-R241953Not draftedMLB--
    25Gus BellOF6-2196L-R241950Not draftedMLB--
    45Ed BlakeP5-11175R-R271951Not draftedMLB--
    24Bob BorkowskiOF6-0182R-R271950Not draftedMLB--
    14Rocky BridgesSS-2B5-8175R-R251951Not draftedMLB--
    33Bubba ChurchP6-0180R-R281950Not draftedMLB--
    34Jackie CollumP5-7163L-L261951Not draftedMLB--
    34Eddie ErauttP6-0186R-R281947Not draftedMLB--
    6Hank FoilesC6-0195R-R241953Not draftedMLB--
    23Jim GreengrassOF6-1200R-R251952Not draftedMLB--
    15Grady Hatton3B5-9175L-R301946Not draftedMLB--
    47Howie JudsonP6-1195R-R271948Not draftedMLB--
    33Bob KellyP6-0180R-R251951Not draftedMLB--
    37Clyde KingP6-1175B-R281944Not draftedMLB--
    18Ted Kluszewski1B6-2225L-L281947Not draftedMLB--
    5Hobie LandrithC5-10170L-R231950Not draftedMLB--
    20George LerchenOF5-11175B-R301952Not draftedMLB--
    20Bob MarquisOF6-1170L-L281953Not draftedMLB--
    22Willard MarshallOF6-1205L-R321942Not draftedMLB--
    48Barney MartinP5-11170R-R301953Not draftedMLB--
    11Roy McMillanSS5-11170R-R231951Not draftedMLB--
    46Ernie NevelP6-1200R-R341950Not draftedMLB--
    39Joe NuxhallP6-3219L-L241944Not draftedMLB--
    35Harry PerkowskiP6-2196L-L301947Not draftedMLB--
    38Bud PodbielanP6-1170R-R291949Not draftedMLB--
    28Wally PostOF6-1203R-R231949Not draftedMLB--
    36Ken RaffensbergerP6-2185R-L351939Not draftedMLB--
    7Andy SeminickC5-11187R-R321943Not draftedMLB--
    32Frank SmithP6-3200R-R251950Not draftedMLB--
    27Joe SzekelyOF5-11180R-R281953Not draftedMLB--
    16Johnny Temple2B5-11175R-R251952Not draftedMLB--
    31Herm WehmeierP6-2200R-R261945Not draftedMLB--

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