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1953 Terre Haute Phillies

1953 > Class B > 1953 Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League
Overall: 76-52
Scored 712 runs, Allowed 608 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 73-55

Affiliation: Philadelphia Phillies-NL
Manager: Hub Kittle
Represented: Terre Haute, IN
Ballpark: Memorial Stadium (Terre Haute, IN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1952 / 1954

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Harry Anderson*21111452146181114.323.504228
2John Anderson23409521320.221.29528
3Chet Ashman*262611022312.200.30033
4James Brown21375712312.211.40423
5Ronald Cole*235216643321.259.31953
6Donald Edwards2625538000.151.1518
7James Gorman23267816120.205.26921
8Louis Heyman33933078513116.277.482148
9William Jankowski27953721111662.298.390145
10Hub Kittle3614102100.200.3003
11John Lundquist*238631580899.254.422133
12Mickey Micelotta2412746413824415.297.463215
13Sam Mitchell226417252701.302.36062
14Seth Morehead*1839628000.129.1298
15Ralph Onnasch2011306200.200.2678
16Jim Owens1942728000.111.1118
17Joseph Podoley*23126497158351312.318.513255
18Eddie Sack203712422502.177.26633
19Benjamin Tompkins2412850616025415.316.470238
20Jack Trautwein*2217349100.265.29410
21Frank Turcy*249730384822.277.337102
21 Players23.9128501143287121196178589464060610729.276.366.409.775177273
* - 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
1John Anderson231811.6213.313428231.02251168513731.2908.80.52.8
2James Brown*21511.3135.873413138.01861119012831.94912.10.85.4
3Donald Edwards26138.6193.152520163.013571578631.2157.50.43.5
4Hub Kittle3621.6671.6714127.02711591.3339.03.0
5Seth Morehead*181110.5244.093926187.015810485111671.7387.60.58.0
6Jim Owens19228.7332.514229244.0167926891391.2546.20.35.1
7Jack Trautwein*2221.6675.8711246.04845306411.9359.41.28.0
7 Players21.87652.594128128608
* - 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


Louis Heyman75460286.9886.51
Sam Mitchell40241186.9776.48
Eddie Sack251691910.9497.52


Harry Anderson1119754711.9899.21


Benjamin Tompkins12630433828.9585.10


William Jankowski806717922.9183.08
Ronald Cole26245210.8842.92
James Gorman2119476.9173.14


Mickey Micelotta12619439651.9204.68


Joseph Podoley1232051411.9521.78
Frank Turcy87144119.9451.78
John Lundquist86157119.9491.95
Chet Ashman263924.9111.58


Jim Owens420.00
Seth Morehead390.00
John Anderson340.00
James Brown340.00
Donald Edwards250.00
Hub Kittle140.00
Jack Trautwein110.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Harry Anderson21LR6' 3.0"205Sep 10, 1931North East, MD, US
John Anderson23RR6' 1.0"190Nov 23, 1929St. Paul, MN, US
Chet Ashman26L6' 2.0"195Jun 11, 1927Tulalip, WA, US
Prosper Boutet23RR6' 3.0"1701930
Bill Bright21LL6' 0.0"175May 26, 1932Bloomfield, IN, US
James Brown21RL5' 10.0"188Apr 21, 1932Greenville, IL, US
Lewis Cassell--Unknown
Ronald Cole23L6' 2.0"1851930
Donald Edwards26RR6' 1.0"1751927
James Gorman23R6' 0.0"1851930
Bob Harrell18RR6' 1.0"195Nov 27, 1934Eure, NC, US
Louis Heyman33RR6' 3.0"230Jun 2, 1920Chicago, IL, US
William Hoffman--Unknown
Richard Hollenkamp--Unknown
William Jankowski27RR6' 1.0"200Feb 10, 1926
Hub Kittle36RR6' 1.0"195Feb 19, 1917Los Angeles, CA, US
John Lundquist23L5' 11.0"1801930
Mickey Micelotta24RR5' 11.0"185Oct 20, 1928Corona, NY, US
Sam Mitchell22R5' 11.0"195Jul 3, 1930Newark, NJ, US
Seth Morehead18LL6' 0.0"195Aug 15, 1934Houston, TX, US
Ralph Onnasch20R5' 11.0"1801933
Jim Owens19RR5' 11.0"180Jan 16, 1934Gifford, PA, US
Joseph Podoley23L6' 0.0"1951930
Lou Possehl27RR6' 2.0"180Apr 12, 1926Chicago, IL, US
Eddie Sack20R6' 1.0"195Aug 25, 1932
Phil Stevens21L6' 0.0"1701932
Benjamin Tompkins24R5' 11.0"1851929
Jack Trautwein22LL6' 3.0"1851931
Frank Turcy24L5' 9.0"175Nov 15, 1928Bridgeport, CT, US
Keith Williamson18R6' 0.0"1651935
Fred Zirella23R5' 9.0"1701930

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