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1953 Rochester Red Wings

1953 > Class AAA > 1953 International League
Overall: 97-57
Scored 820 runs, Allowed 607 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 98-56

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Harry Walker
Represented: Rochester, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1952 / 1954

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Danny Baich27102927253002021.
2Vern Benson*2849223175445312363404726.303.450.509.9598901
3Joe Budny27131010330000002.300.300.300.600300Stats for 2 teams
4Tom Burgess*2512247640785141186229336460.346.439.5821.02123732
5Allie Clark3080290265388713374341918.328.378.479.85712724
6George Condrick27304336470004068.194.310.194.504701
7Jack Crimian27622522231000029.
8Cot Deal#308015414023397223001314.279.340.400.7405601
9Jack Faszholz2624534651230020411.261.320.326.6461503
10Les Fusselman3261196173194310152502334.249.337.405.7417000
11Fred Hahn24233226110002037.
12John Huesman2489284226364611101455127.204.357.261.6185934
13Tony Jacobs#27523229141107029. for 2 teams
14Niles Jordan*271842373711020415.
15Lou Kahn3742987992250051186.278.412.342.7542701
16William Killinger25112925210001024.
17Chuck Kress*3114762052011116526102512199555.317.423.550.97328605
18Kurt Krieger263321182000000110. for 2 teams
19Wally Lammers265918716114295111932323.
20Hector Mayer26195648590116079.188.304.292.5951410
21Floyd Melliere28171614120001015.
22Ed Mierkowicz291174323795611516695334637.303.380.449.82917016
23Wally Moon*23131441387831192481261144543.307.382.504.88619527
24Lou Ortiz3014958752067155283118166560.298.376.427.80322202
25Vern Rapp2597304282357115913011912.252.304.379.68310721
26Dennis Reeder*273956507920051215.
27Don Richmond*33139600552101172338158994130.312.360.482.84226616
28Octavio Rubert28143231160003005.
29Bobby Tiefenauer234132272301000110.
30Harry Walker*36112373304599211173776415.303.425.414.84012614
30 Players28.81545775501782014212466512476565672565.283.370.432.80221692066
* - 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
1Joe Budny27101.00013Stats for 2 teams
2George Condrick27114.7333.88301852123.01405853436522031.43110.
3Jack Crimian27135.7222.8662100104.0914033743522021.2887.
4Cot Deal30169.6403.72411892218.0214102901584841021.3678.
5Jack Faszholz26106.6253.69232162134.014462551339412021.3669.
6Fred Hahn*2456.4553.8223144299.0905442548572041.3948.
7Tony Jacobs27123.8002.6350000113.01034133447623011.3278. for 2 teams
8Niles Jordan*2781.8893.5517167399.01024439728362001.3139.
9Kurt Krieger2612.3335.363340094.09358561333383111.3408. for 2 teams
10Floyd Melliere2824.3334.601781047.0552924119100021.57410.
11Dennis Reeder*27109.5263.22322662148.01277553673722131.3517.
12Octavio Rubert2874.6362.4014115175.0772520224320011.3479.
13Bobby Tiefenauer2393.7502.3138200105.0832927542505031.1907.
13 Players26.89757.630154154607
* - 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


Vern Rapp812903366.9823.992
Les Fusselman602143282.9694.107
Lou Kahn2575723.9763.285
Danny Baich1036510.9764.100


Chuck Kress14713827910149.9939.94
Allie Clark105730101.0006.00


Lou Ortiz14932842324119.9695.04
John Huesman183130114.9843.39


Don Richmond1331182783232.9252.98
Allie Clark1041812.9572.20


John Huesman63921801431.9514.32
Wally Lammers49771411234.9484.45
Vern Benson4879150728.9704.77
Hector Mayer193148419.9524.16


Tom Burgess1181801353.9751.64
Ed Mierkowicz114246941.9852.24
Wally Moon114277630.9902.48
Harry Walker91168873.9621.93
Allie Clark6095930.9721.73


Jack Crimian62717011.0000.39
Tony Jacobs50132021.9430.66Stats for 2 teams
Cot Deal41113934.9431.22
Bobby Tiefenauer3822131.8850.61
Kurt Krieger33411031.0000.45Stats for 2 teams
Dennis Reeder3272442.8860.97
George Condrick30616011.0000.73
Jack Faszholz2371910.9631.13
Fred Hahn2322612.9661.22
Niles Jordan17112011.0000.76
Floyd Melliere1731221.8820.88
Octavio Rubert1413920.9171.57
Joe Budny130611.8570.46Stats for 2 teams

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Danny Baich27RR5' 11.0"190Dec 25, 1925Detroit, MI, US
Ralph Beard24RR6' 5.0"200Feb 11, 1929Cincinnati, OH, US
Vern Benson28LR5' 10.0"160Sep 19, 1924Granite Quarry, NC, US
Joe Budny27RR6' 1.0"185Mar 14, 1926
Tom Burgess25LL6' 0.0"180Sep 1, 1927London, ON, CA
Lou Ciola30RR5' 9.0"165Sep 6, 1922Norfolk, VA, US
Allie Clark30RR6' 0.0"185Jun 16, 1923South Amboy, NJ, US
George Condrick27RR6' 0.0"1901926
Jack Crimian27RR5' 10.0"180Feb 17, 1926Philadelphia, PA, US
Cot Deal30SR5' 10.0"185Jan 23, 1923Arapaho, OK, US
Benjamin Downs23LR6' 2.0"200Aug 13, 1929Highland Park, MI, US
Jack Faszholz26RR6' 3.0"205Apr 11, 1927St. Louis, MO, US
Les Fusselman32RR6' 1.0"195Mar 7, 1921Pryor, OK, US
Fred Hahn24RL6' 3.0"174Feb 16, 1929Nyack, NY, US
Robert Hoch28LL5' 11.0"1601925
Harry Hoitsma25RR6' 3.0"1981928
John Huesman24R5' 10.0"1701929
Tony Jacobs27SR5' 9.0"150Aug 5, 1925Dixmoor, IL, US
Niles Jordan27LL5' 11.0"180Dec 1, 1925Lyman, WA, US
Lou Kahn37RR5' 10.0"200Dec 4, 1915St. Louis, MO, US
William Killinger25RR5' 10.0"175Dec 1, 1927PA, US
Chuck Kress31LL6' 0.0"190Dec 9, 1921Philadelphia, PA, US
Kurt Krieger26RR6' 3.0"212Sep 16, 1926Traisen, AT
Wally Lammers26RR5' 11.0"180Oct 31, 1926Buckley, IL, US
Hector Mayer26RR5' 10.0"1721927
Floyd Melliere28RR6' 2.0"1901925
Ed Mierkowicz29RR6' 4.0"205Mar 6, 1924Wyandotte, MI, US
Wally Moon23LR6' 0.0"169Apr 3, 1930Bay, AR, US
Lou Ortiz30R6' 3.0"200May 14, 1923Albuquerque, NM, US
Al Papai36RR6' 3.0"185May 7, 1917Divernon, IL, US
Vern Rapp25RR6' 0.0"195May 11, 1928St. Louis, MO, US
Dennis Reeder27LL5' 9.0"1851926
Don Richmond33LR6' 1.0"175Oct 27, 1919Gillett, PA, US
Octavio Rubert28RR6' 0.0"160Apr 9, 1925Sancti Spiritus, Sancti Spiritus, CU
Donald Spencer25RR5' 11.0"185Sep 9, 1927Pittsburgh, PA, US
Bobby Tiefenauer23RR6' 2.0"185Oct 10, 1929Desloge, MO, US
Harry Walker36LR6' 2.0"175Oct 22, 1916Pascagoula, MS, US
Floyd Wooldridge24RR6' 1.0"185Aug 25, 1928Jerico Springs, MO, US

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