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1953 Philadelphia PhilliesNational League (MLB)
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Steve Ridzik played for the 1953 Philadelphia Phillies
LeagueNational LeagueLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknamePhillies
LocationPhiladelphia,Pennsylvania
Record83-71 (4th)League RankthMLB Rankth
BallparkConnie Mack Stadium
ManagerSteve O'NeillGeneral ManagerBob Carpenter
CoachesBenny Bengough (Third Base Coach), Eddie Mayo (Assistant Coach), Maje McDonnell (Assistant Coach), Cy Perkins (Assistant Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickNone
Attendance853,644 (Rank: 9th)
Years Available1883-2018

Team History -- 1953 Statistics -- 1953 Roster VR -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 
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1953 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
1Richie AshburnofL261566221102052592571466135514003.330.394.408.80225436702.347.078.190.3708.75.00.60.3311.017.6    
2Granny Hamner2b-ssR26154609901683082192213228140017.276.313.455.76827759646.263.179.233.3435.04.30.93.329.035.1    
14Del EnnisofR281525787916522329125135753530014.285.355.484.83928054643.274.199.294.3778.98.20.94.519.932.7    
6Willie Jones3bR27149481611081621970118545140010.225.342.385.72718537571.213.160.337.33714.97.90.53.325.334.3    
17Johnny WyrostekofL331254094211114264703384341009.271.339.359.69814722452.292.088.174.3258.49.51.11.368.219.8    
9Earl Torgeson1bL2911137958104258116471535723007.274.366.470.83617844437.299.196.351.37712.113.01.12.534.542.3    
7Ted KazanskissR1995360397817522711265333007.217.275.308.58311124392.249.091.164.2706.613.52.00.5180.030.8    
21Smoky BurgesscL261023123191175436323717200011.292.370.417.78713026351.299.125.247.36110.54.80.51.178.028.6    
4Eddie Waitkus1bL338124724729211611132311003.291.330.356.6868812262.318.065.117.3165.08.81.80.4247.016.7    
8Connie Ryan2bR3390247477314652651303504004.296.372.462.83411425281.329.166.304.37610.712.51.21.849.434.3    
29Stan LopatacR2781234345612383131283904000.239.321.419.7409823266.257.180.308.33510.514.71.43.029.341.1    
6,16Mel ClarkofR26601983159104019101117120010.298.338.389.7277714212.326.091.152.3315.28.01.60.00.023.7    
36Robin RobertspB2644123142251170072919004.179.229.260.489327140.226.081.138.2285.020.74.10.7123.031.8    
28Curt SimmonspL24329361311031021514000.140.167.172.339162100.167.032.065.1592.015.07.50.00.015.4    
3Tommy Glaviano3b-2bR2953741715123520242022004.203.410.392.802296102.235.189.541.38023.519.60.82.924.740.0    
12Bill NicholsonofL38386212135121600122000002.210.338.419.75726874.275.209.403.34616.227.01.72.731.061.5    
22Karl DrewspR3347593700010042001000.119.175.119.2947064.179.000.068.1486.331.35.00.00.00.0    
19Bob MillerpR27355551010030001701001.182.182.200.38211156.263.018.018.1740.030.40.00.00.010.0    
35Jim KonstantypR3648503110005000703000.220.220.220.44011053.256.000.000.2020.013.20.00.00.00.0    
37Steve RidzikpR244236373014002902001.194.237.361.59813440.231.167.222.2685.022.54.52.536.057.1    
18Johnny LindellpR361118371002006200000.389.542.444.9868124.438.055.389.46525.08.30.30.00.014.3    
7Jack Lohrkess-2bR291213320000001200000.154.214.154.3682014.182.000.077.1837.114.32.00.00.00.0    
34Thornton KipperpR242011010001000602000.091.091.091.1821013.200.000.000.0840.046.20.00.00.00.0    
33,27Kent PetersonpR27157100000000200002.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.028.60.00.00.00.0    
20Andy HansenpR28307020000000200000.286.286.286.572207.400.000.000.2630.028.60.00.00.00.0    
15Jackie MayoofL2754000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.025.00.00.00.00.0    
23Stan PalysofR2322000000001000000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.24233.30.00.00.00.00.0    
Batting Totals: (27 players)15452907161400228621156574221530597296700109.265.335.396.73120974055916.281.396.236.0009.010.11.11.946.028.9 

1953 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
36Robin RobertsR26STMLB23162.754441333522346.232411910630611983001.118.410.781.585.143.253.09.5903.10    
28Curt SimmonsL24STMLB16133.213230219410238.02111028517821380001.237.980.643.105.221.683.86.5523.39    
22Karl DrewsR33STMLB9104.524727206073185.1218116932650721001.4510.591.262.433.501.445.63.4744.45    
35Jim KonstantyR36S/RMLB14104.4348192970205170.219890841842451001.4110.440.952.212.371.074.75.5834.17    
19Bob MillerR27S/RMLB894.003520158362157.116976701442637001.349.670.802.403.601.504.35.4713.75    
37Steve RidzikR24S/RMLB963.7742123010130124.011961521548531001.358.641.093.483.851.104.43.6004.47    
20Andy HansenR28RelMLB024.03301290014351.1603023624170001.6410.521.054.212.980.715.26.0004.85    
34Thornton KipperR24RelMLB334.73203170012045.2592624812151101.5711.631.582.362.961.255.12.5005.00    
33,27Kent PetersonL27RelMLB016.6715015004027.0262020321201001.748.671.007.006.670.956.67.0004.89    
18Johnny LindellR36S/RMLB114.24532201023.1221611023163001.958.490.008.876.170.706.17.5004.18    
33Tom QualtersR18RelMLB00162.0010100000.146611010050.00108.0027.0027.000.000.00162.00.00050.59    
34Paul StuffelR26RelMLB00null20200000.0040040000----------0.00null.000-
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Pitching Totals: (12 players)83713.77156156165761280151369141066657413841063719101.339.270.912.704.191.554.38.539  

1953 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PJim Konstanty36MLBp48-17063305391.0000.810.23---48100.031.2Fielding by Day
PKarl Drews33MLBp47-18513381352.9811.090.28---47100.030.5Fielding by Day
PRobin Roberts26MLBp44-34616513770.9571.520.19---44100.028.6Fielding by Day
PSteve Ridzik24MLBp42-12471704241.0000.570.19---42100.027.3Fielding by Day
PBob Miller27MLBp35-15782403321.0000.910.20---35100.022.7Fielding by Day
PCurt Simmons24MLBp32-2383302235.9431.030.14---32100.020.8Fielding by Day
PAndy Hansen28MLBp30-514111216.9380.500.29---30100.019.5Fielding by Day
PThornton Kipper24MLBp20-456501111.0000.550.24---20100.013.0Fielding by Day
PKent Peterson27MLBp15-27130041.0000.270.15---15100.09.7Fielding by Day
PJohnny Lindell36MLBof5-23030031.0000.600.13---1145.53.2Fielding by Day
PPaul Stuffel26MLBp2--000000.000.00---2100.01.3Fielding by Day
PTom Qualters18MLBp1--000000.000.00---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CSmoky Burgess26MLBc95--3952338421.9934.400.00--1010293.161.7Fielding by Day
CStan Lopata27MLBc80--3442752376.9874.640.00--48198.851.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BEarl Torgeson29MLB1b105--916651383994.9879.340.00---11194.668.2Fielding by Day
1BEddie Waitkus33MLB1b59--48037665523.9898.760.00---8172.838.3Fielding by Day
1BConnie Ryan33MLB2b2--420061.0003.000.00---902.21.3Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BGranny Hamner26MLBif93--1942901565499.9705.200.00---15460.460.4Fielding by Day
2BConnie Ryan33MLB2b65--1341661339313.9584.620.00---9072.242.2Fielding by Day
2BTommy Glaviano29MLB3b-2b12--17192338.9473.000.00---5322.67.8Fielding by Day
2BJack Lohrke29MLB3b-2b2--03104.7501.500.00---1216.71.3Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BWillie Jones27MLB3b147--1762531136440.9752.920.00---14998.795.5Fielding by Day
3BTommy Glaviano29MLB3b-2b14--14194237.8922.360.00---5326.49.1Fielding by Day
3BJack Lohrke29MLB3b-2b1--01102.5001.000.00---128.30.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSTed Kazanski19MLB2b-ss95--1852392353447.9494.460.00---95100.061.7Fielding by Day
SSGranny Hamner26MLBif71--911692240282.9223.660.00---15446.146.1Fielding by Day
SSJack Lohrke29MLB3b-2b2--240161.0003.000.00---1216.71.3Fielding by Day
SSTommy Glaviano29MLB3b-2b1--010011.0001.000.00---531.90.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
OFRichie Ashburn26MLBof156--4961854519.9903.290.00---156100.0101.3Fielding by Day
OFDel Ennis28MLBof150--2841464304.9801.990.00---15298.797.4Fielding by Day
OFJohnny Wyrostek33MLBof110--1921182211.9621.850.00---12588.071.4Fielding by Day
OFMel Clark26MLBof51--104210107.9912.080.00---6085.033.1Fielding by Day
OFBill Nicholson38MLBof12--13000131.0001.080.00---3831.67.8Fielding by Day
OFJohnny Lindell36MLBof2--20103.6671.000.00---1118.21.3Fielding by Day
OFStan Palys23MLBof1--000000.000.00---250.00.6Fielding by Day
OFJackie Mayo27MLBof1--000000.000.00---520.00.6Fielding by Day

1953 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Benny BengoughThird Base Coach1898-07-27 54Niagara Falls,New York MLB1923-19321923-1932   C
Bob CarpenterGeneral Manager1915-08-31 37Wilmington,Delaware --   EXEC
Dale JonesScout1918-12-17 34Marquette,Nebraska MLB1941-19411941-1941   P
Eddie MayoAssistant Coach1910-04-15 43Holyoke,Massachusetts MLB1936-19481936-1948   2B-3B
Maje McDonnellAssistant Coach1920-07-20 32Philadelphia,Pennsylvania --   COACH
Steve O'NeillManager1891-07-06 61Minooka,Pennsylvania MLB1911-19281911-1928   C
Cy PerkinsAssistant Coach1896-02-27 57Gloucester,Massachusetts MLB1915-19341915-1934   C