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1953 Jacksonville Braves

1953 > Class A > 1953 South Atlantic League
Overall: 93-44
Scored 764 runs, Allowed 552 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 88-49

Affiliation: Milwaukee Braves-NL
Manager: Ben Geraghty
Represented: Jacksonville, FL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1952 / 1954

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Hank Aaron 19 137 574 208 36 14 22 .362 .589 338
2 Joseph Andrews 21 129 479 149 28 0 8 .311 .420 201
3 Alvin Aucoin 27 15 27 6 2 0 1 .222 .407 11
4 William Casey 22 107 360 91 18 3 14 .253 .436 157
5 Ray Crone 21 35 87 18 0 0 0 .207 .207 18
6 Vincent DiLorenzo* 25 32 51 8 1 0 0 .157 .176 9
7 Jim Frey* 22 117 429 136 25 4 2 .317 .408 175
8 Horace Garner 29 120 426 130 25 5 15 .305 .493 210
9 Thomas Horton 27 11 11 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
10 Dick Kelly 25 33 73 8 0 1 0 .110 .137 10
11 Ralph Kennedy 29 47 135 31 5 0 3 .230 .333 45
12 Larry Lassalle 23 29 76 13 0 0 0 .171 .171 13
13 Buddy Lively 28 14 26 6 0 0 0 .231 .231 6
14 Carlson Maloney 24 27 22 5 1 0 0 .227 .273 6
15 Felix Mantilla 18 129 490 136 22 6 6 .278 .384 188
16 Pete Mondorff 35 11 12 4 1 0 0 .333 .417 5
17 Chester Morgan* 21 68 202 55 8 3 2 .272 .371 75
18 Leonard Morrison* 30 114 363 97 19 1 15 .267 .449 163
19 Bill Porter 25 112 424 123 25 6 2 .290 .392 166
20 Curt Raydon 19 32 56 9 0 1 1 .161 .250 14
21 Don Schmidt 28 20 7 4 1 0 0 .571 .714 5
22 Johnny Turco 23 50 184 51 14 3 2 .277 .418 77
23 Harry Warner* 24 92 263 68 16 4 4 .259 .395 104
23 Players 23.2 138 5436 4806 764 1357 245 51 97 679 56 557 545 .282 .357 .415 .772 1995 73
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age 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
1 Ray Crone 21 19 11 .633 2.38 33 31 253.0 200 93 67 7 104 1.202 7.1 0.2 3.7
2 Vincent DiLorenzo* 25 6 6 .500 3.86 31 14 133.0 132 77 57 4 53 1.391 8.9 0.3 3.6
3 Dick Kelly* 25 17 6 .739 3.16 32 26 188.0 174 84 66 9 73 1.314 8.3 0.4 3.5
4 Larry Lassalle* 23 19 5 .792 2.34 29 24 204.0 152 70 53 9 105 1.260 6.7 0.4 4.6
5 Buddy Lively 28 5 3 .625 2.31 12 10 74.0 50 23 19 3 29 1.068 6.1 0.4 3.5
6 Carlson Maloney 24 6 1 .857 3.88 27 4 65.0 58 35 28 4 34 1.415 8.0 0.6 4.7
7 Curt Raydon 19 11 7 .611 3.50 32 20 162.0 148 87 63 8 91 1.475 8.2 0.4 5.1
7 Players 23.0 93 44 .679 138 138 552
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
William Casey 104 612 33 13 .980 6.20
Ralph Kennedy 45 231 17 5 .980 5.51

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joseph Andrews 121 925 62 13 .987 8.16
Harry Warner 26 152 9 1 .994 6.19

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Hank Aaron 135 330 310 36 .947 4.74

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Porter 98 97 148 22 .918 2.50

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Felix Mantilla 128 228 307 35 .939 4.18

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Horace Garner 116 217 9 11 .954 1.95
Jim Frey 110 241 18 2 .992 2.35
Leonard Morrison 101 177 8 6 .969 1.83
Chester Morgan 60 168 4 6 .966 2.87
Johnny Turco 48 117 2 8 .937 2.48

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ray Crone 33 0.00
Dick Kelly 32 0.00
Curt Raydon 32 0.00
Vincent DiLorenzo 31 0.00
Larry Lassalle 29 0.00
Carlson Maloney 27 0.00
Buddy Lively 12 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Hank Aaron 19 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 5, 1934 Mobile, AL, US
Stewart Alton 22 R R 5' 11.0" 160 1931
Joseph Andrews 21 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Jan 9, 1932 Fall River, MA, US
Alvin Aucoin 27 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Sep 15, 1925 Port Arthur, TX, US
Albert Belinsky 25 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Nov 21, 1927 Norwalk, CT, US
William Casey 22 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jul 14, 1930 Parkin, AR, US
Paul Cave 19 L R 6' 1.0" 179 Nov 2, 1933 New Canton, VA, US
Ray Crone 21 R R 6' 2.0" 165 Aug 7, 1931 Memphis, TN, US
Vincent DiLorenzo 25 L L 6' 1.0" 185 1928
Jim Frey 22 L L 5' 9.0" 170 May 26, 1931 Cleveland, OH, US
Horace Garner 29 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Jul 17, 1923
Thomas Horton 27 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1926
Dick Kelly 25 R L 6' 2.0" 180 Oct 7, 1927 Quincy, MA, US
Ralph Kennedy 29 R 6' 0.0" 190 1924
Larry Lassalle 23 R L 5' 10.0" 188 Mar 18, 1930 New Orleans, LA, US
Buddy Lively 28 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Feb 14, 1925 Birmingham, AL, US
James Long 32 R 6' 1.0" 180 Dec 18, 1920 Griffin, GA, US
Carlson Maloney 24 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1929
Felix Mantilla 18 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Jul 29, 1934 Isabella, PR
Pete Mondorff 35 R R 6' 0.0" 220 Apr 18, 1918 Emmitsburg, MD, US
Chester Morgan 21 L R 6' 3.0" 175 Mar 26, 1932 Skene, MS, US
Leonard Morrison 30 L 5' 9.0" 175 1923
Bill Porter 25 R R 5' 8.0" 155 May 23, 1928 Lynn, MA, US
Curt Raydon 19 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Nov 18, 1933 Bloomington, IL, US
Dale Sanner 26 R 5' 11.0" 175 1927
Don Schmidt 28 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Jul 20, 1924 Plainfield, NJ, US
Johnny Turco 23 R 5' 10.0" 175 Jan 28, 1930 Walpole, MA, US
Harry Warner 24 L R 6' 2.0" 195 Dec 11, 1928 Reeders, PA, US
William Wilson 24 R L 5' 11.0" 180 1929
Hugh Wise 23 R 6' 0.0" 172 1930

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