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Detroit Tigers

1953 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Aber, Al Left   Left   6'2"  195  07/31/1927
-- Branca, Ralph Right   Right   6'3"  220  01/06/1926
-- Erickson, Hal Right   Right   6'5"  230  07/17/1919
-- Foytack, Paul Right   Right   5'11"  175  11/16/1930
-- Garver, Ned Right   Right   5'10"  180  12/25/1925
-- Gray, Ted Both   Left   5'11"  175  12/31/1924
-- Gromek, Steve Both   Right   6'2"  180  01/15/1920
-- Harrist, Earl Right   Right   6'0"  175  04/20/1919
-- Herbert, Ray Right   Right   5'11"  185  12/15/1929
-- Hoeft, Billy Left   Left   6'3"  180  05/17/1932
-- Houtteman, Art Right   Right   6'2"  188  08/07/1927
-- Hutchinson, Fred Left   Right   6'2"  190  08/12/1919
-- Jordan, Milt Right   Right   6'2"  207  05/24/1927
-- Madison, Dave Right   Right   6'3"  190  02/01/1921
-- Marlowe, Dick Right   Right   6'2"  165  06/27/1929
-- Miller, Bob Right   Left   6'1"  185  07/15/1935
-- Newhouser, Hal Left   Left   6'2"  180  05/20/1921
-- Scarborough, Ray Right   Right   6'0"  185  07/23/1917
-- Weik, Dick Right   Right   6'3"  184  11/17/1927
-- Wight, Bill Left   Left   6'1"  180  04/12/1922
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Batts, Matt Right   Right   5'11"  200  10/16/1921
-- Bucha, Johnny Right   Right   5'11"  190  01/22/1925
-- Ginsberg, Joe Left   Right   5'11"  180  10/11/1926
-- Swift, Bob Right   Right   5'11"  180  03/06/1915
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Dropo, Walt Right   Right   6'5"  220  01/30/1923
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Bertoia, Reno Right   Right   5'11"  185  01/08/1935
-- Friend, Owen Right   Right   6'1"  180  03/21/1927
-- Pesky, Johnny Left   Right   5'9"  168  09/27/1919
-- Priddy, Jerry Right   Right   5'11"  180  11/09/1919
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Baumgartner, John Right   Right   6'1"  190  05/29/1931
-- Boone, Ray Right   Right   6'0"  172  07/27/1923
-- Hatfield, Fred Left   Right   6'1"  171  03/18/1925
-- Hitchcock, Billy Right   Right   6'1"  185  07/31/1916
Shortstops
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Kuenn, Harvey Right   Right   6'2"  187  12/04/1930
Undesignated
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Carswell, Frank Right   Right   6'0"  195  11/06/1919
-- Delsing, Jim Left   Right   5'10"  175  11/13/1925
-- Freese, George Right   Right   6'0"  190  09/12/1926
-- Kaline, Al Right   Right   6'1"  175  12/19/1934
-- Lund, Don Right   Right   6'0"  200  05/18/1923
-- Mullin, Pat Left   Right   6'2"  190  11/01/1917
-- Nieman, Bob Right   Right   5'11"  195  01/26/1927
-- Souchock, Steve Right   Right   6'2"  203  03/03/1919
-- Sullivan, Russ Left   Right   6'0"  196  02/19/1923
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