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1953 Georgia-Florida League

1953 > Class D > League History
Overall: 557 games, 8 teams, approx. 139 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1952 / 1954
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1952 / 1954

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1952 / 1954

League Standings

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Thomasville Dodgers BRO 90 47 .657 --
Brunswick Pirates PIT 85 54 .612 6
Tifton Blue Sox 84 55 .604 7
Albany Cardinals STL 82 56 .594 8.5
Fitzgerald Pioneers CIN 62 77 .446 29
Waycross Bears 59 78 .431 31
Valdosta Browns SLB 55 81 .404 34.5
Cordele A's PHA 35 104 .252 56
This league's standings, if available, are based on full season team pitching records. Leagues may have have split season and postseason results that are not currently available.

League Batting

Tm Aff BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
Albany Cardinals STL 20.5 6.29 138 5522 4641 868 1262 205 64 46 717 122 817 726 .272 .381 .373 .754 1733 64
Thomasville Dodgers BRO 21.5 6.11 141 5663 4728 862 1263 186 72 32 725 83 807 702 .267 .374 .357 .731 1689 128
Brunswick Pirates PIT 21.0 5.96 139 5457 4629 828 1226 193 29 72 716 141 752 698 .265 .368 .366 .733 1693 76
Tifton Blue Sox 23.4 5.42 141 5477 4712 764 1207 183 43 18 605 128 680 624 .256 .350 .325 .675 1530 85
Fitzgerald Pioneers CIN 22.7 5.04 139 5391 4610 701 1181 181 32 38 574 109 720 747 .256 .357 .334 .691 1540 61
Valdosta Browns SLB 22.5 4.87 139 5353 4564 677 1147 165 36 18 564 58 704 806 .251 .351 .315 .666 1438 85
Cordele A's PHA 22.0 4.19 140 5309 4592 587 1054 144 30 16 453 81 655 806 .230 .326 .284 .610 1306 62
Waycross Bears 23.7 4.16 137 5145 4552 570 1100 154 36 15 452 46 547 690 .242 .323 .301 .624 1371 46
League Totals 22.1 5.26 1114 43317 37028 5857 9440 1411 342 255 4806 768 5682 5799 .255 .354 .332 .686 12300 607

League Pitching

Tm Aff PAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
Thomasville Dodgers BRO 20.2 4.28 90 47 .657 141 141 604
Tifton Blue Sox 22.3 4.49 84 55 .604 141 141 633
Waycross Bears 22.0 4.78 59 78 .431 137 137 655
Albany Cardinals STL 20.4 4.87 82 56 .594 138 138 672
Brunswick Pirates PIT 20.6 4.88 85 54 .612 139 139 678
Fitzgerald Pioneers CIN 19.5 5.68 62 77 .446 139 139 789
Valdosta Browns SLB 21.1 6.14 55 81 .404 139 139 853
Cordele A's PHA 19.6 6.95 35 104 .252 140 140 973
League Totals 20.7 5.26 552 552 .500 1114 1114 5857

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Thomasville Dodgers BRO 141 3642 1439 217 122 .959 19 John Angelone
Albany Cardinals STL 138 3549 1331 268 95 .948 16 Russell McGovern
Waycross Bears 137 3524 1459 272 89 .948 18 Alvin Aucoin and Morton Smith
Tifton Blue Sox 141 3642 1413 284 104 .947 17 Edd Hartness
Brunswick Pirates PIT 139 3552 1362 309 92 .941 19 Jack Paepke
Valdosta Browns SLB 139 3537 1600 335 111 .939 29 Gil Torres and Roland Stuckmeyer
Fitzgerald Pioneers CIN 139 3542 1374 335 95 .936 22 Lowell Hamons and Charley Ridgeway
Cordele A's PHA 140 3519 1564 354 105 .935 28 Joe Rullo and Lewis Richardson
League Totals 1114 28507 11542 2374 813 .944 168