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1953 St. Paul Saints

1953 > Class AAA > 1953 American Association
Overall: 72-82
Scored 690 runs, Allowed 717 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 74-80

Affiliation: Brooklyn Dodgers-NL
Manager: Clay Bryant
Represented: St. Paul, MN
Ballpark: Lexington Park (II) (St. Paul, MN), Lexington Park (II) (St. Paul, MN) and Lexington Park (II) (St. Paul, MN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1952 / 1954

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Ted Bartz2714954752966148208769111359.280.297.388.685205905
2Don Bessent223158473113005051.234.308.298.60614506
3Wade Browning*31578576102060180814.263.333.382.71529001
4Bud Byerly323958514920070115. for 2 teams
5Jack Cassini331556896021091953261251277749.324.408.457.8652751391
6Gino Cimoli2314560254666143217352135079.262.324.342.6661871006
7Ray Coleman*311525895326812921475734957.242.306.336.6431791208
8Ray Dabek26113370328257510185333050.229.297.338.63611110210
9Bob Darnell22449081122233280618.272.322.457.77937003
10Al Epperly*352433000000002.
11Hal Erickson33152320161011017.300.333.500.83310002
12Norman Fox25352015431002043.200.368.267.6354001
13Dixie Howell338321819822493482611739.247.310.424.73484412
14Al Leap286912410819214231201331.194.281.352.63338403
15Jack Lindsey26106333293286614253523736.225.314.338.652991412
16Joe Lutz*287620317228418192802735.238.351.453.80578231
17Pat McGlothin*323141384710020210.
18Ray Moore2736727141320260118.
19Walt Moryn*27873453044493123133873633.306.385.493.878150332
20Ron Negray2334706491000160316.
21Hugh Oser24161212230001005.
22Chris Van Cuyk*2638363341100050210.333.371.333.70511101
23Dick Whitman*3258247211325312232633010.251.350.370.71978724
24Bob Wilson2814761557570182325127782534.317.351.452.8042602169
25Don Zimmer228134332057961442363122150.300.347.584.9311871120
25 Players27.81555761520069014032195212163290459673.270.333.402.73420891323171
* - 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
1Don Bessent221110.5244.32311752150.015381721171652121.4939.
2Wade Browning*31313.1884.133119110146.013981671467922031.4118.
3Bud Byerly32107.5884.36381760159.017385772233824021.2969. for 2 teams
4Bob Darnell221112.4783.123231142228.02151047981311458291.5188.
5Al Epperly3542.66724
6Hal Erickson3353.6253.7615104067.0743928811451001.2699.
7Norman Fox2563.6673.653520079.0664432560441141.5957.
8Pat McGlothin3252.7143.2629931105.011244388265311011.3149.
9Ray Moore271114.4403.563428102187.0154857417861552081.2837.
10Ron Negray231012.4553.913028141182.0167907917931071031.4298.
11Hugh Oser2413.2503.711630051.0524321832231021.6479.
12Chris Van Cuyk*2648.3335.483682092.011459561233746121.59811.
12 Players27.17282.468155155717
* - 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


Ray Dabek1095596187.9875.6914
Dixie Howell643472437.9925.808


Ted Bartz1221058511378.9889.09
Joe Lutz47308181122.9676.94


Jack Cassini1543733591774.9774.75


Bob Wilson1461262603324.9212.64
Jack Lindsey10512001.0001.70


Don Zimmer811652642144.9535.30
Jack Lindsey771271931333.9614.16
Al Leap1146001.0000.91


Ray Coleman1473161942.9882.28
Gino Cimoli1433492374.9822.60
Walt Moryn87136722.9861.64
Dick Whitman5896560.9441.74
Al Leap2747411.9811.89
Ted Bartz2133410.9741.76


Bud Byerly38728011.0000.92Stats for 2 teams
Chris Van Cuyk3631641.8260.53
Norman Fox3531731.8700.57
Ray Moore3453312.9741.12
Bob Darnell3285142.9371.84
Don Bessent3162815.9711.10
Wade Browning3153221.9491.19
Ron Negray30101720.9310.90
Pat McGlothin2931430.8500.59
Al Epperly240911.9000.38
Hugh Oser162931.7860.69
Hal Erickson154731.7860.73

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Ted Bartz27R6' 3.0"185Dec 1, 1925Detroit, MI, US
Don Bessent22RR6' 0.0"175Mar 13, 1931Jacksonville, FL, US
Wade Browning31LL6' 0.0"165Mar 16, 1922
Bud Byerly32RR6' 2.0"185Oct 26, 1920Webster Groves, MO, US
Ray Cash28RR6' 2.0"198Jun 28, 1925Richmond, VA, US
Jack Cassini33RR5' 10.0"175Oct 26, 1919Dearborn, MI, US
Gino Cimoli23RR6' 1.0"180Dec 18, 1929San Francisco, CA, US
Ray Coleman31LR5' 11.0"170Jun 4, 1922Dunsmuir, CA, US
Ray Dabek26RR5' 10.0"185Jan 8, 1927Buffalo, NY, US
Bob Darnell22RR5' 10.0"175Nov 6, 1930Wewoka, OK, US
Al Epperly35LR6' 2.0"194May 7, 1918Glidden, IA, US
Hal Erickson33RR6' 5.0"230Jul 17, 1919Portland, OR, US
Norman Fox25RR6' 3.0"165Mar 8, 1928
Dixie Howell33RR5' 11.0"190Apr 24, 1920Louisville, KY, US
Al Leap28R6' 2.0"187May 27, 1925
Jack Lindsey26R5' 9.0"170Mar 21, 1927
Joe Lutz28LL6' 0.0"195Feb 18, 1925Keokuk, IA, US
Pat McGlothin32LR6' 3.0"180Oct 20, 1920Coalfield, TN, US
Ray Moore27RR6' 0.0"195Jun 1, 1926Meadows, MD, US
Walt Moryn27LR6' 2.0"205Apr 12, 1926St. Paul, MN, US
Ron Negray23RR6' 1.0"185Feb 26, 1930Akron, OH, US
Hugh Oser24RR6' 4.0"158Oct 22, 1928
Danny Ozark29RR6' 2.0"195Nov 26, 1923Buffalo, NY, US
Marvin Roberson20RL6' 6.0"2001933
Chris Van Cuyk26LL6' 6.0"215Jan 3, 1927Kimberly, WI, US
Dick Whitman32LR5' 11.0"170Nov 9, 1920Woodburn, OR, US
Bob Wilson28RR5' 11.0"197Feb 22, 1925Dallas, TX, US
Pete Wojey33RR5' 11.0"185Dec 1, 1919Stowe, PA, US
Don Zimmer22RR5' 9.0"165Jan 17, 1931Cincinnati, OH, US

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