Season Information
Team Name
1953 Detroit Tigers
League
American League
Division
-
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
60-94 (.390)   GBL: -40.5
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
6 / 6 / 13
Runs For/Against
695 / 923   Diff: -228
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
7
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2020
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1953 Detroit Tigers Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    2Al Aber252P6-2195LL1927-07-31Cleveland,OH
    MLB1950-19571950-19570.000US
    10Matt Batts317C5-11200RR1921-10-16San Antonio,TX
    MLB1947-19561947-19560.000US
    38John Baumgartner2213B6-1190RR1931-05-29Birmingham,AL
    MLB1953-19531953-19530.000US
    2Reno Bertoia1813B-2B5-11185RR1935-01-08St. Vido Utine,IT
    MLB1953-19621953-19620.000IT
    8Ray Boone2963B-SS6-1188RR1923-07-27San Diego,CA
    MLB1948-19601948-19600.000US
    16Ralph Branca2710P6-3220RR1926-01-06Mount Vernon,NY
    MLB1944-19561944-19560.000US
    32Johnny Bucha283C5-11190RR1925-01-22Allentown,PA
    MLB1948-19531948-19530.000US
    22Frank Carswell331OF6-0195RR1919-11-06Palestine,TX
    MLB1953-19531953-19530.000US
    24Jim Delsing276OF5-10175LR1925-11-13Rudolph,WI
    MLB1948-19601948-19600.000US
    3Walt Dropo3051B-3B6-5220RR1923-01-30Moosup,CT
    MLB1949-19611949-19610.000US
    27Hal Erickson331P6-5230RR1919-07-17Portland,OR
    MLB1953-19531953-19530.000US
    21Paul Foytack221P5-11180RR1930-11-16Scranton,PA
    MLB1953-19641953-19640.000US
    15George Freese2613B6-0190RR1926-09-12Wheeling,WV
    MLB1953-19611953-19610.000US
    8Owen Friend2632B-3B6-1180RR1927-03-21Granite City,IL
    MLB1949-19561949-19560.000US
    31Ned Garver276P-OF5-10180RR1925-12-25Ney,OH
    MLB1948-19611948-19610.000US
    2Joe Ginsberg265C5-11180LR1926-10-11New York,NY
    MLB1948-19621948-19620.000US
    34Ted Gray287P5-11175BL1924-12-31Detroit,MI
    MLB1946-19551946-19550.000US
    18Steve Gromek3313P6-2180BR1920-01-15Hamtramck,MI
    MLB1941-19571941-19570.000US
    35Earl Harrist335P6-0178RR1919-08-02Dubach,LA
    MLB1945-19531945-19530.000US
    1Fred Hatfield2843B-2B6-1171LR1925-03-18Lanett,AL
    MLB1950-19581950-19580.000US
    20Ray Herbert233P5-11185RR1929-12-15Detroit,MI
    MLB1950-19661950-19660.000US
    17Billy Hitchcock3693B-2B6-1185RR1916-07-31Inverness,AL
    MLB1942-19531942-19530.000US
    44Billy Hoeft212P6-3205LL1932-05-17Oshkosh,WI
    MLB1952-19661952-19660.000US
    21Art Houtteman258P6-2188RR1927-08-07Detroit,MI
    MLB1945-19571945-19570.000US
    29Fred Hutchinson3310P-1B6-2200LR1919-08-12Seattle,WA
    MLB1939-19531939-19530.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    35Milt Jordan261P6-2207RR1927-05-24Mineral Springs,PA
    MLB1953-19531953-19530.000US
    25Al Kaline181OF-DH6-2180RR1934-12-19Baltimore,MD
    MLB1953-19741953-19740.000US
    26Harvey Kuenn222OF-SS6-2190RR1930-12-04West Allis,WI
    MLB1952-19661952-19660.000US
    30Don Lund306OF6-0200RR1923-05-18Detroit,MI
    MLB1945-19541945-19540.000US
    14Dave Madison323P6-3190RR1921-02-01Brooksville,MS
    MLB1950-19531950-19530.000US
    37Dick Marlowe243P6-2170RR1929-06-27Hickory,NC
    MLB1951-19561951-19560.000US
    28Bob Miller171P6-1185RL1935-07-15Berwyn,IL
    MLB1953-19621953-19620.000US
    6Pat Mullin3510OF6-2190LR1917-11-01Trotter,PA
    MLB1940-19531940-19530.000US
    16Hal Newhouser3215P6-2192LL1921-05-20Detroit,MI
    MLB1939-19551939-19550.000US
    5Bob Nieman263OF5-11195RR1927-01-26Cincinnati,OH
    MLB1951-19621951-19620.000US
    7Johnny Pesky339SS-3B5-9168LR1919-09-27Portland,OR
    MLB1942-19541942-19540.000US
    4Jerry Priddy33112B-3B5-11180RR1919-11-09Los Angeles,CA
    MLB1941-19531941-19530.000US
    19Ray Scarborough3510P6-0185RR1917-07-23Mount Gilead,NC
    MLB1942-19531942-19530.000US
    12Steve Souchock346OF-1B6-2203RR1919-03-03Yatesboro,PA
    MLB1946-19551946-19550.000US
    19Russ Sullivan303OF6-0196LR1923-02-23Fredericksburg,VA
    MLB1951-19531951-19530.000US
    9Bob Swift3814C5-11180RR1915-03-06Salina,KS
    1935-  0-   0-DET
    MLB1940-19531940-19530.000US
    21Dick Weik254P6-3184RR1927-11-17Waterloo,IA
    MLB1948-19541948-19540.000US
    18Bill Wight318P-1B6-1180LL1922-04-12Rio Vista,CA
    MLB1946-19581946-19580.000US
    43 record(s)
    Glossary:
    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid 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