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Philadelphia Athletics

1953 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Bishop, Charlie Right   Right   6'2"  195  01/01/1924
-- Byrd, Harry Right   Right   6'1"  188  02/03/1925
-- Coleman, Joe Right   Right   6'2"  200  07/30/1922
-- Fanovich, Frank Left   Left   5'11"  180  01/11/1922
-- Fricano, Marion Right   Right   6'0"  170  07/15/1923
-- Harrington, Bill Right   Right   5'11"  160  10/03/1927
-- Kellner, Walt Right   Right   6'0"  200  04/26/1929
-- Kellner, Alex Right   Left   6'0"  200  08/26/1924
-- Mackinson, Johnny Right   Right   5'10"  160  10/29/1923
-- Martin, Morrie Left   Left   6'0"  173  09/03/1922
-- Monahan, Rinty Right   Right   6'1"  195  04/28/1928
-- Newsom, Bobo Right   Right   6'3"  200  08/11/1907
-- Rozek, Dick Left   Left   6'0"  190  03/27/1927
-- Scheib, Carl Right   Right   6'1"  192  01/01/1927
-- Shantz, Bobby Right   Left   5'6"  139  09/26/1925
-- Trice, Bob Right   Right   6'3"  190  08/28/1926
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Astroth, Joe Right   Right   5'9"  187  09/01/1922
-- Murray, Ray Right   Right   6'3"  204  10/12/1917
-- Watlington, Neal Left   Right   6'0"  195  12/25/1922
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Hamilton, Tom Left   Right   6'4"  213  09/29/1925
-- Robinson, Eddie Left   Right   6'2"  210  12/15/1920
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Giordano, Tommy Right   Right   6'0"  175  10/09/1925
-- Michaels, Cass Right   Right   5'11"  175  03/04/1926
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Babe, Loren Left   Right   5'10"  180  01/11/1928
-- Kolloway, Don Right   Right   6'3"  200  08/04/1918
-- Suder, Pete Right   Right   6'0"  175  04/16/1916
Shortstops
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- DeMaestri, Joe Right   Right   6'0"  170  12/09/1928
-- Joost, Eddie Right   Right   6'0"  175  06/05/1916
-- Wilhelm, Spider Right   Right   5'9"  170  05/23/1929
Undesignated
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Clark, Allie Right   Right   6'0"  185  06/16/1923
-- Mauro, Carmen Left   Right   6'0"  167  11/10/1926
-- McGhee, Ed Right   Right   5'11"  170  09/29/1924
-- Philley, Dave Both   Right   6'0"  188  05/16/1920
-- Thomas, Kite Right   Right   6'1"  195  04/27/1923
-- Valo, Elmer Left   Right   5'11"  190  03/05/1921
-- Zernial, Gus Right   Right   6'2"  210  06/27/1923
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