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Chicago Cubs

1953 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Baczewski, Fred Left   Left   6'2"  185  05/15/1926
-- Church, Bubba Right   Right   6'0"  180  09/12/1924
-- Elston, Don Right   Right   6'0"  165  04/06/1929
-- Hacker, Warren Right   Right   6'1"  185  11/21/1924
-- Jones, Sheldon Right   Right   6'0"  180  02/02/1922
-- Kelly, Bob Right   Right   6'0"  180  10/04/1927
-- Klippstein, Johnny Right   Right   6'1"  173  10/17/1927
-- Leonard, Dutch Right   Right   6'0"  175  03/25/1909
-- Lown, Turk Right   Right   6'0"  180  05/30/1924
-- Minner, Paul Left   Left   6'5"  200  07/30/1923
-- Moisan, Bill Left   Right   6'1"  170  07/30/1925
-- Pollet, Howie Left   Left   6'1"  175  06/26/1921
-- Rush, Bob Right   Right   6'4"  205  12/21/1925
-- Schultz, Bob Right   Left   6'3"  200  11/27/1923
-- Simpson, Duke Right   Right   6'1"  190  09/15/1927
-- Willis, Jim Left   Right   6'3"  175  03/20/1927
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Atwell, Toby Left   Right   5'9"  185  03/08/1924
-- Garagiola, Joe Left   Right   6'0"  190  02/12/1926
-- McCullough, Clyde Right   Right   5'11"  180  03/04/1917
-- Sawatski, Carl Left   Right   5'10"  210  11/04/1927
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Fondy, Dee Left   Left   6'3"  195  10/13/1924
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Baker, Gene Right   Right   6'1"  170  06/15/1925
-- Miksis, Eddie Right   Right   6'0"  185  09/11/1926
-- Ramazzotti, Bob Right   Right   5'8"  175  01/16/1917
-- Serena, Bill Right   Right   5'9"  175  10/02/1924
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Jackson, Randy Right   Right   6'1"  180  02/10/1926
Shortstops
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Banks, Ernie Right   Right   6'1"  180  01/31/1931
-- Brown, Tommy Right   Right   6'1"  170  12/06/1927
-- Smalley, Roy Right   Right   6'3"  190  06/09/1926
Undesignated
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Addis, Bob Left   Right   6'0"  175  11/06/1925
-- Baumholtz, Frankie Left   Left   5'10"  175  10/07/1918
-- Cavarretta, Phil Left   Left   5'11"  175  07/19/1916
-- Hermanski, Gene Left   Right   5'11"  185  05/11/1920
-- Jeffcoat, Hal Right   Right   5'10"  185  09/06/1924
-- Kiner, Ralph Right   Right   6'2"  195  10/27/1922
-- Metkovich, Catfish Left   Left   6'1"  185  10/08/1920
-- Sauer, Hank Right   Right   6'3"  198  03/17/1917
-- Schramka, Paul Left   Left   6'0"  185  03/22/1928
-- Talbot, Dale Right   Right   6'0"  170  06/06/1927
-- Ward, Preston Left   Right   6'4"  190  07/24/1927
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