Season Information
Team Name
1953 New York Giants
League
National League
Division
-
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
70-84 (.455)   GBL: -35
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
5 / 5 / 10
Runs For/Against
768 / 747   Diff: +21
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
10
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1883-2020
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MLB Transactions on this Date

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TranxDatePlayer NameTransaction DescriptionPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
1953-12-01John AndersonSelected by Giants from Phillies in the minor league draft.P6-1190RR1932-11-23St. Paul,MN
1952-  0-   0-PHI
MLB1958-19621958-1962
1953-12-01Lee TateSelected by Giants from Phillies in the minor league draft.SS-2B5-10165RR1932-03-18Black Rock,AR
1953-  0-   0-PHI
MLB1958-19591958-1959
1953-10-08Chuck DieringTraded by Giants with Adrian Zabala, Frank Hiller and Cash to San Francisco (PCL) for Windy McCall.OF-3B5-10165RR1923-02-05St. Louis,MO
MLB1947-19561947-1956
1953-10-08Frank HillerTraded by Giants with Chuck Diering, Adrian Zabala and Cash to San Francisco (PCL) for Windy McCall.P6-0200RR1920-07-13Newark,NJ
MLB1946-19531946-1953
1953-10-08Adrian ZabalaTraded by Giants with Chuck Diering, Frank Hiller and Cash to San Francisco (PCL) for Windy McCall.P5-11165LL1916-08-26San Antonio de Los Banos,CU
MLB1945-19491945-1949
1953-10-08Windy McCallTraded by San Francisco (PCL) to Giants for Chuck Diering, Adrian Zabala, Frank Hiller and Cash.P6-0180LL1925-07-18San Francisco,CA
MLB1948-19571948-1957
1953-09-19Jack HarshmanPurchased by White Sox from Giants.P-1B6-2185LL1927-07-12San Diego,CA
MLB1948-19601948-1960
1953-07-01Marv GrissomClaimed on waivers by Giants from Red Sox.P6-3195RR1918-03-31Los Molinos,CA
MLB1946-19591946-1959
1953-06-15Sal YvarsPurchased by Cardinals from Giants.C5-10187RR1924-02-20New York,NY
MLB1947-19541947-1954
1953-05-15Max LanierReleased by Giants.P5-10187RL1915-08-18Denton,NC
MLB1938-19531938-1953
1953-05-12Roger BowmanClaimed on waivers by Pirates from Giants.P6-0175RL1927-08-18Amsterdam,NY
MLB1949-19551949-1955
1953-01-30Ruben GomezSigned as Free Agent by Giants.P-OF6-0175RR1927-07-13Arroyo,PR
MLB1953-19671953-1967
1953-01-01Marshall BridgesSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.P6-1180BL1931-06-02Jackson,MS
1953-  0-   0-NY1
MLB1959-19651959-1965
1953-01-01John FitzgeraldSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.P6-3190LL1933-09-15Brooklyn,NY
1953-  0-   0-NY1
MLB1958-19581958-1958
1953-01-01Sherman JonesSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.P6-4205LR1935-02-10Winton,NC
1953-  0-   0-NY1
MLB1960-19621960-1962
1953-01-01John KennedySigned as undrafted Free Agent by Giants.3B5-10175RR1926-10-12Sumter,SC
MLB1957-19571957-1957
1953-01-01Bob PerrySigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.OF6-2180RR1934-09-14New Bern,NC
1953-  0-   0-NY1
MLB1963-19641963-1964
1953-01-01Bill TaylorSigned as undrafted Free Agent by Giants.OF6-3212LR1929-12-30Alhambra,CA
MLB1954-19581954-1958
1953-01-01Ozzie VirgilSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.3B-C6-1195RR1933-05-17Monte Cristi,DR
MLB1956-19691956-1969
1953-01-01Bill WhiteSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.1B-OF6-0195LL1934-01-28Lakewood,FL
MLB1956-19691956-1969
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Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Transaction Description Full description of the transaction as entered in the database Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system