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1953 Western International League

1953 > Class A > League History
Overall: 693 games, 10 teams, approx. 138 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
Lewiston Broncs SLB 78 55 .586 --
Salem Senators 79 58 .577 1
Edmonton Eskimos 79 61 .564 2.5
Vancouver Capilanos 77 64 .546 5
Spokane Indians PHI 75 67 .528 7.5
Yakima Bears 70 74 .486 13.5
Calgary Stampeders 59 75 .440 19.5
Tri-City Braves 59 77 .434 20.5
Wenatchee Chiefs 59 80 .424 22
Victoria Tyees 57 81 .413 23.5
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
Lewiston Broncs SLB 29.9 6.01 134 5334 4465 806 1259 252 39 81 732 78 784 500 .282 .389 .410 .800 1832 85
Calgary Stampeders 26.0 6.01 135 5337 4675 811 1337 222 35 146 732 60 600 631 .286 .367 .442 .809 2067 62
Victoria Tyees 26.0 5.62 138 5514 4674 776 1293 218 49 66 699 99 753 604 .277 .377 .387 .764 1807 87
Tri-City Braves 28.6 5.57 136 5582 4715 758 1347 185 29 30 673 85 755 502 .286 .384 .356 .741 1680 112
Spokane Indians PHI 27.0 5.48 142 5555 4857 778 1369 241 44 98 697 86 580 661 .282 .358 .410 .769 1992 118
Salem Senators 26.3 5.39 137 5249 4557 739 1293 186 40 54 662 145 599 533 .284 .367 .378 .745 1721 93
Edmonton Eskimos 26.2 5.19 140 5387 4761 727 1277 220 39 91 635 93 544 736 .268 .343 .388 .731 1848 82
Yakima Bears 27.0 4.98 144 5455 4848 717 1270 225 41 84 628 79 547 709 .262 .337 .377 .714 1829 60
Wenatchee Chiefs 23.8 4.91 139 5481 4750 682 1270 195 41 48 626 47 661 679 .267 .357 .356 .713 1691 70
Vancouver Capilanos 25.2 4.12 141 5278 4682 581 1213 212 45 41 530 93 516 533 .259 .333 .350 .682 1638 80
League Totals 26.6 5.32 1386 54172 46984 7375 12928 2156 402 739 6614 865 6339 6088 .275 .361 .385 .747 18105 849

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
Vancouver Capilanos 26.6 4.15 77 64 .546 141 141 585
Salem Senators 24.8 4.55 79 58 .577 137 137 624
Edmonton Eskimos 27.0 4.74 79 61 .564 140 140 663
Lewiston Broncs SLB 30.3 4.89 78 55 .586 134 134 655
Spokane Indians PHI 26.9 5.17 75 67 .528 142 142 734
Yakima Bears 26.6 5.48 70 74 .486 144 144 789
Wenatchee Chiefs 21.4 5.55 59 80 .424 139 139 772
Victoria Tyees 24.5 6.21 57 81 .413 138 138 857
Calgary Stampeders 26.0 6.22 59 75 .440 135 135 840
Tri-City Braves 29.1 6.29 59 77 .434 136 136 856
League Totals 26.5 5.32 692 692 .500 1386 1386 7375

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Spokane Indians PHI 142 3705 1564 176 150 .968 10 Don Osborn
Vancouver Capilanos 141 3657 1824 185 152 .967 16 Harvey Storey
Lewiston Broncs SLB 134 3454 1536 176 166 .966 20 Bill Brenner
Tri-City Braves 136 3550 1466 194 113 .963 25 Edo Vanni
Edmonton Eskimos 140 3657 1550 206 139 .962 21 Bobby Sturgeon
Salem Senators 137 3505 1520 202 121 .961 13 Hal Luby
Yakima Bears 144 3820 1575 230 155 .959 30 Dario Lodigiani and Walt Novick
Wenatchee Chiefs 139 3626 1420 224 142 .957 11 Mike McCormick
Victoria Tyees 138 3597 1397 246 136 .953 12 Cecil Garriott
Calgary Stampeders 135 3461 1435 245 125 .952 25 Gene Lillard
League Totals 1386 36032 15287 2084 1399 .961 183