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1953 New York Giants Statistics

National League (NL)
Team Record: 70-84
Finished 5th in the NL
Attendance: 811,566, Avg. 13,090
Ballpark: Polo Grounds IV
Manager: Leo Durocher (70-84)
Location: New York, New York
1953 New York Giants Roster
1953 New York Giants Results

The New York Giants of the National League ended the 1953 season with a record of 70 wins and 84 losses, finishing fifth in the NL.

The Giants plated 768 runs and conceded 747 runs. Bobby Thomson paced New York with 26 home runs, while Al Dark, Monte Irvin, Daryl Spencer and Hank Thompson each walloped 20 or more, too. Bobby Thomson drove in 106 runs. Don Mueller led all regular batters by hitting .333. Ruben Gomez topped the squad with 13 wins, and Hoyt Wilhelm recorded a 3.04 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Leo Durocher coached the team.

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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Ruben Gomez1311.5423.40292601330204.01668977171010113403872
Larry Jansen1116.4074.1436263601184.718596852455088201786
Jim Hearn912.4294.5336322600196.72061119922840773010871
Sal Maglie89.4714.1527241930145.315879671947080101620
Hoyt Wilhelm78.4673.04680390015145.012761491377071409628
Al Corwin64.6004.9848716212106.712265591768049311495
Dave Koslo612.3334.76371214202111.71357059836036111496
Marv Grissom42.6673.95217730084.3834037631046103363
Al Worthington48.3333.4420172520102.01035539654052202461
Frank Hiller21.6676.151911000033.7432923615010411163
Max Lanier006.753010005.3844130200026
Monty Kennedy007.151801000022.7301818219011102113
George Spencer007.711000002.3322020100012
Al Dark0018.001100001.012211000005
Bill Connelly01.00011.0782400020.3332625417011001106
Totals7084.4554.25372155109469201365.714037476451466100647263356017

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Al Dark1556936471261944162388722834.300.335.488.8233161961200
Whitey Lockman15066460785179224961345236.295.351.389.73923650500
Bobby Thomson1546566088017522626106424357.288.338.472.810287183200
Don Mueller13150248056160122660201913.333.360.404.76419471200
Monte Irvin124502444721462152197205534.329.406.541.947240203000
Hank Thompson114454388801171582474656039.302.400.567.96722054200
Davey Williams11239034051101112334254419.297.382.368.75012563300
Daryl Spencer11845540855851852056014274.208.287.424.711173113200
Wes Westrum1073472904065501230205673.224.352.366.71710681000
Bobby Hofman741821692145721234111223.266.315.544.8599270100
Dusty Rhodes761731631838701130011028.233.277.479.7567830000
Tookie Gilbert70182160122730316102221.169.269.244.5133920000
Ray Noble4611997152001414101914.206.353.351.7033423000
Ruben Gomez617972151510040018.208.219.222.4411620600
Sal Yvars23554711300010071.277.370.277.6471330100
Sal Maglie275648613100900213.271.300.292.5921430600
Sam Calderone35464541020080014.222.239.267.5061200000
Al Corwin54343259112400012.281.281.563.8441810200
Jim Hearn37806659120700827.136.230.212.4421430600
Larry Jansen36696058000200621.133.212.133.345800300
Bill Rigney1920202500010005.250.250.250.500500000
Ray Katt831292510010013.172.200.207.407600100
Hoyt Wilhelm6842335521010048.152.243.273.516920500
Frank Hiller19440200000000.500.500.5001.000200000
Marv Grissom2130272210010027.074.138.111.249310100
Al Worthington20373152100000214.065.121.097.218300400
George Wilson111180100000022.125.364.125.489101000
Dave Koslo37343001000000111.033.065.033.098110300
Bill Connelly8660000000005.000.000.000.000000000
Max Lanier3110000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Monty Kennedy19220000000002.000.000.000.000000000
George Spencer1000000000000000000
Totals1938595653627681452195451767393121499608.271.336.422.7582265129286700


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Whitey Lockman1B12000.010421001396.9899.5170000
Tookie Gilbert1B4400.038126234.9959.2500000
Davey Williams2B9500.0191254854.9824.6840000
Hank Thompson2B100.010001.0001.0000000
Daryl Spencer2B3200.06685623.9624.7190000
Bill Rigney2B100.020001.0002.0000000
Bobby Hofman2B1700.03448213.9764.8240000
Al Dark2B2600.06872217.9865.3850000
Wes Westrum3B100.003001.0003.0000000
Hank Thompson3B10100.0901941318.9562.8120000
Daryl Spencer3B3600.0334793.8992.2220000
Bill Rigney3B200.031001.0002.0000000
Bobby Hofman3B2300.0213555.9182.4350000
Al Dark3B800.0121735.9063.6250000
Sal YvarsC2000.0708011.0003.9002000
Wes WestrumC10600.04415399.9824.6606000
Ray NobleC4100.01521330.9824.0247000
Ray KattC800.033610.9754.8751000
Sam CalderoneC3100.050622.9661.8060000
Bobby ThomsonOF15400.03911670.9832.6430000
Hank ThompsonOF900.081001.0001.0000000
Dusty RhodesOF4700.076634.9651.7450000
Don MuellerOF12200.0203760.9721.7210000
Whitey LockmanOF3000.0642001.0002.2000000
Monte IrvinOF11300.02441074.9732.2480000
Al DarkOF1700.0261011.0001.5880000
Al WorthingtonP2000.0121621.9331.4000000
Hoyt WilhelmP6800.0111911.968.4410000
George SpencerP100.00000.0000000
Sal MaglieP2700.081511.958.8520000
Max LanierP300.001001.000.3330000
Dave KosloP3700.072213.967.7840000
Monty KennedyP1800.024021.000.3330000
Larry JansenP3600.01127021.0001.0560000
Frank HillerP1900.051020.882.7890000
Jim HearnP3600.094432.9461.4720000
Marv GrissomP2100.061812.9601.1430000
Ruben GomezP2900.0203931.9522.0340000
Al DarkP100.00000.0000000
Al CorwinP4800.0513011.000.3750000
Bill ConnellyP800.002001.000.2500000
Daryl SpencerSS5300.0801371726.9274.0940000
Al DarkSS11000.02193431979.9675.1090000
Totals174000.040971721151410.9753.34416000




Statistical data from Baseball Databank, made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License