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1953 Philadelphia Athletics


American League
Record: 59 - 95

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Positional Players from the 1953 Philadelphia Athletics

PlayerPosTypeGPPA/162HHRRBIRSBSOBBBAOBPSLGF/R/ASalary
Joe AstrothCF82305773242811227.296.367.404B/C+/A+$2.89M
Ray MurrayCF84305766412502518.284.331.425B/C/A+$2.72M
Eddie Robinson1BF156721152221026415663.247.322.413C/C-$3.73M
Tom Hamilton1BF5867110580117.196.286.232C/D-$200K
Cass Michaels2BF11749410312425375651.251.335.363C/B+$2.91M
Pete Suder3BF1154991304354433517.286.312.350A/A$4.04M
Loren Babe3BP103403770203402035.224.300.283C/A-$1.86M
Joe DemaestriSSF1114761076355303924.255.297.352B-/D$2.21M
Eddie JoostSSF51236446153932445.249.401.384C/C+$1.52M
Gus ZernialOFF147650158421088547957.284.355.559C/C+$5.24M
Dave PhilleyOFF15771318895980133551.303.358.424B-/D+$4.63M
Ed McGheeOFF104420941293644332.263.328.324B/A+$2.99M
Carmen MauroOFP64194440171432119.267.342.339C/B$1.13M
Elmer ValoOFF501131909150722.224.383.259A+/D-$428K
Allie ClarkOFP2083153136053.203.234.378A+/D-$236K

Pitchers from the 1953 Philadelphia Athletics

PlayerRoleTypeGPIP/162GSERAOAVWHIPK/BBK/9BB/9HR/9Salary
Alex KellnerSF25213.00253.930.2691.291.5883.612.280.357$5.34M
Marion FricanoSF39222.00233.880.2571.400.7442.863.840.896$4.34M
Harry ByrdSF40249.00375.510.2941.661.0614.644.370.875$4.16M
Charlie BishopSF39170.00205.660.2821.620.7673.704.820.840$2.69M
Bobby ShantzSF16112.00164.090.2631.262.2314.942.210.852$2.33M
Morrie MartinRF58165.00114.430.2621.391.0853.683.400.691$3.25M
Carl ScheibRF28101.0084.880.2611.330.8622.342.720.844$1.93M
Joe P. ColemanRF2195.0094.000.2541.490.3671.804.900.800$1.63M
Frank FanovichRF2665.0035.550.2731.611.0005.405.400.730$1.00M
Bobo NewsomRF1741.0024.890.2821.760.6673.725.590.698$481K

The 1953 Philadelphia Athletics roster is above. All columns may be sorted by clicking the column name. Clicking on an individual player will display the player's career statistics including his time with the 1953 Philadelphia Athletics.

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