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1953 NEW YORK YANKEES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bronx,NY
Team Record:  99-52   .656
Result:   1st in American League
Manager(s):  Casey Stengel
General Manager:   George Weiss
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium
Attendance:  1,537,811
Playoffs:  Won World Series (Dodgers)

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Johnny Mize (40)
Youngest Player:  Mickey Mantle (21)
Longest Tenure:  Phil Rizzuto (10)
Top Hitter:  Mickey Mantle (5)
Top Pitcher:  Johnny Sain (7)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  89.75%
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 
38Loren Babe3BMLB5-10180LeftRight1/11/192825Pisgah,IowaUDFA 

9Hank BauerOFMLB6-0192RightRight7/31/192230East St. Louis,IllinoisUDFA 
8Yogi BerraCMLB5-8194LeftRight5/12/192528St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
40Ewell BlackwellPMLB6-6195RightRight10/23/192230Fresno,CaliforniaUDFA 
45Don Bollweg1BMLB6-1190LeftLeft2/12/192132Wheaton,IllinoisUDFA 
27Jim BrideweserSS-2BMLB6-0165RightRight2/13/192726Lancaster,OhioUDFA 
6Andy Carey3BMLB6-1195RightRight10/18/193121Oakland,CaliforniaUDFA 
41Bob CervOFMLB6-0200RightRight5/5/192627Lincoln,NebraskaUDFA 
42Jerry Coleman2B-SSMLB6-0170RightRight9/14/192428San Jose,CaliforniaUDFA 
15Joe Collins1BMLB6-0185LeftLeft12/3/192230Scranton,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
16Whitey FordPMLB5-10181LeftLeft10/21/192824New York,New YorkUDFA 
24Tom GormanPMLB6-1190RightRight1/4/192528New York,New YorkUDFA 
32Ralph HoukCMLB5-11193RightRight8/9/191933Lawrence,KansasUDFA 
35Steve KralyPMLB5-10152LeftLeft4/18/192924Whiting,IndianaUDFA 
21Bob KuzavaPMLB6-2204BothLeft5/28/192330Wyandotte,MichiganUDFA 
30Ed LopatPMLB5-10185LeftLeft6/21/191835New York,New YorkUDFA 
7Mickey MantleOFMLB5-11198BothRight10/20/193121Spavinaw,OklahomaUDFA 
1Billy Martin2BMLB5-11165RightRight5/16/192825Berkeley,CaliforniaUDFA 
18Jim McDonaldPMLB5-10185RightRight5/17/192726Grants Pass,OregonUDFA 
12Gil McDougald2B-3BMLB6-1180RightRight5/19/192825San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
23Bill MillerPMLB6-0175LeftLeft7/26/192725Minersville,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
20Willy MirandaSSMLB5-9150BothRight5/24/192627Velasco,CubaUDFA 
36Johnny Mize1BMLB6-2215LeftRight1/7/191340Demorest,GeorgiaUDFA 
25Irv NorenOFMLB6-0190LeftLeft11/29/192428Jamestown,New YorkUDFA 
17Vic RaschiPMLB6-1205RightRight3/28/191934West Springfield,MassachusettsUDFA 
28Bill RennaOFMLB6-3218RightRight10/14/192428Hanford,CaliforniaUDFA 
22Allie ReynoldsPMLB6-0195RightRight2/10/191538Bethany,OklahomaUDFA 
10Phil RizzutoSSMLB5-6160RightRight9/25/191735Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
11Johnny SainPMLB6-2200RightRight9/25/191735Havana,ArkansasUDFA 
19Ray ScarboroughPMLB6-0185RightRight7/23/191735Mount Gilead,North CarolinaUDFA 
20,38Art SchallockPMLB5-9160LeftLeft4/25/192429Mill Valley,CaliforniaUDFA 
35Johnny SchmitzPMLB6-0170RightLeft11/27/192032Wausau,WisconsinUDFA 
43Art Schult1B-OFMLB6-4220RightRight6/20/192825Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
29Charlie SilveraCMLB5-10175RightRight10/13/192428San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
26Gus TriandosCMLB6-3215RightRight7/30/193022San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
14Gene WoodlingOFMLB5-9195LeftRight8/16/192230Akron,OhioUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Mel AllenBroadcaster 
Joe BrownBroadcaster 
Frankie CrosettiThird Base Coach 
Bill DickeyAssistant Coach 
Ralph HoukAssistant Coach 
Casey StengelManager 
Jim TurnerAssistant Coach 
George WeissGeneral Manager 
Jim WoodsBroadcaster 


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