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1953 CINCINNATI REDS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Cincinnati,OH
Team Record:  68-86   .442
Result:   6th in National League
Manager(s):  Rogers Hornsby, Buster Mills
General Manager:   Gabe Paul
Stadium:  Crosley Field
Attendance:  548,086
Playoffs: Season in progress

Cincinnati Reds affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Ken Raffensberger (35)
Youngest Player:  Ed Bailey (22)
Longest Tenure:  Grady Hatton, Bobby Adams, Herm Wehmeier (8)
Top Hitter:  Gus Bell (10)
Top Pitcher:  Ken Raffensberger (22)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  70.80%
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
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
12Bobby Adams3B-2BMLB5-10170RightRight12/14/192131Tuolumne,CaliforniaUDFA 

46Fred BaczewskiPMLB6-2185LeftLeft5/15/192627St. Paul,MinnesotaUDFA 
2Ed BaileyCMLB6-2205LeftRight4/15/193122Strawberry Plains,TennesseeUDFA 
5,8Frank BaldwinCMLB5-11195RightRight12/25/192824High Bridge,New JerseyUDFA 
25Gus BellOFMLB6-2196LeftRight11/15/192824Louisville,KentuckyUDFA 
45Ed BlakePMLB5-11175RightRight12/23/192527East St. Louis,IllinoisUDFA 
24Bob BorkowskiOFMLB6-0182RightRight1/27/192627Dayton,OhioUDFA 
14Rocky BridgesSS-2BMLB5-8175RightRight8/7/192725Refugio,TexasUDFA 
33Bubba ChurchPMLB6-0180RightRight9/12/192428Birmingham,AlabamaUDFA 
34Jackie CollumPMLB5-7163LeftLeft6/21/192726Victor,IowaUDFA 
34Eddie ErauttPMLB6-0186RightRight9/26/192428Portland,OregonUDFA 
6Hank FoilesCMLB6-0195RightRight6/10/192924Richmond,VirginiaUDFA 
23Jim GreengrassOFMLB6-1200RightRight10/24/192725Addison,New YorkUDFA 
15Grady Hatton3BMLB5-9175LeftRight10/7/192230Beaumont,TexasUDFA 
47Howie JudsonPMLB6-1195RightRight2/16/192627Hebron,IllinoisUDFA 
33Bob KellyPMLB6-0180RightRight10/4/192725Cleveland,OhioUDFA 
37Clyde KingPMLB6-1175BothRight5/23/192528Goldsboro,North CarolinaUDFA 
18Ted Kluszewski1BMLB6-2225LeftLeft9/10/192428Argo,IllinoisUDFA 
5Hobie LandrithCMLB5-10170LeftRight3/16/193023Decatur,IllinoisUDFA 
20George LerchenOFMLB5-11175BothRight12/1/192230Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
20Bob MarquisOFMLB6-1170LeftLeft12/23/192428Oklahoma City,OklahomaUDFA 
22Willard MarshallOFMLB6-1205LeftRight2/8/192132Richmond,VirginiaUDFA 
48Barney MartinPMLB5-11170RightRight3/3/192330Columbia,South CarolinaUDFA 
11Roy McMillanSSMLB5-11170RightRight7/17/192923Bonham,TexasUDFA 
46Ernie NevelPMLB6-1200RightRight8/17/191834Charleston,MissouriUDFA 
39Joe NuxhallPMLB6-3219LeftLeft7/30/192824Hamilton,OhioUDFA 
35Harry PerkowskiPMLB6-2196LeftLeft9/6/192230Dante,VirginiaUDFA 
38Bud PodbielanPMLB6-1170RightRight3/6/192429Curlew,WashingtonUDFA 
28Wally PostOFMLB6-1203RightRight7/9/192923St. Wendelin,OhioUDFA 
36Ken RaffensbergerPMLB6-2185RightLeft8/8/191735York,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
7Andy SeminickCMLB5-11187RightRight9/12/192032Pierce,West VirginiaUDFA 
32Frank SmithPMLB6-3200RightRight4/4/192825Pierrepont Manor,New YorkUDFA 
27Joe SzekelyOFMLB5-11180RightRight2/2/192528Cleveland,OhioUDFA 
16Johnny Temple2BMLB5-11175RightRight8/8/192725Lexington,North CarolinaUDFA 
31Herm WehmeierPMLB6-2200RightRight2/18/192726Cincinnati,OhioUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Ford GarrisonAssistant Coach 
Rogers HornsbyManager 
Waite HoytBroadcaster 
Buster MillsManager 
Gabe PaulGeneral Manager 


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