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1953 Fargo-Moorhead Twins

1953 > Class C > 1953 Northern League
Overall: 86-39
Scored 915 runs, Allowed 646 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 82-43

Affiliation: Cleveland Indians-AL
Manager: Zeke Bonura and Santo Luberto
Represented: Moorhead, MN and Fargo, ND
Ballpark: Barnett Field (Fargo, ND), Barnett Field (Fargo, ND) and Barnett Field (Fargo, ND)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1952 / 1954

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Robert Borovicka*20417715310.195.26020
2Kenneth Braeseke221014051241881.306.398161
3Joe Camacho2512653315835711.296.450240
4Ken Elliott1910191000.053.0531
5Galen Fiss215217147943.275.42773
6Frank Gravino30125471166231252.352.783369
7Santo Luberto261264571652955.361.479219
8Roger Maris*1811441813618139.325.495207
9Jerry Mehlisch224515156811.371.45769
10Robert Melton21973047913513.260.464141
11Ray Mendoza*2412642611523516.270.460196
12John Morse2410836911812102.320.423156
13Donald Nance2032728010.111.13910
14Raymond Seif203210214610.137.21622
15Wilfrid Sirois2025468102.174.32615
16Richard Wenger*2114262000.077.0772
17Donald Wolf2126609030.150.25015
17 Players23.412649934191915123620077115788166695618.295.395.462.8571935107
* - 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
1Robert Borovicka20102.8334.50299108.010262548571.4728.50.74.8
2Herbert Damico2243.5714.127548.04931226301.6469.21.15.6
3Ken Elliott1925.2868.1310952.07559478332.07713.01.45.7
4Donald Nance20209.6903.813022201.01961088512901.4238.80.54.0
5Raymond Seif20205.8002.523228257.0222967212961.2377.80.43.4
6Wilfrid Sirois2083.7275.352112106.085786341302.0287.20.311.0
7Richard Wenger*2144.5005.27131170.06849417641.8868.70.98.2
8Donald Wolf21134.7655.422520156.01571059471291.8339.10.47.4
8 Players20.38639.688126126646
* - 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


Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Robert Borovicka20LR6' 1.0"1851933
Kenneth Braeseke22R5' 11.0"1771931
Joe Camacho25R6' 0.0"178May 29, 1928
Herbert Damico22LR5' 10.0"1601931
Verne Deering18RL6' 2.0"2101935
Ken Elliott19RR6' 0.0"1751934
Galen Fiss21R6' 0.0"207Jul 10, 1931Johnson, KS, US
Frank Gravino30RR5' 10.0"187Jan 29, 1923
Charles Irwin--Unknown
Santo Luberto26R6' 1.0"187Jun 25, 1927
Roger Maris18LR6' 0.0"197Sep 10, 1934Hibbing, MN, US
Jerry Mehlisch22R5' 11.0"1851931
Robert Melton21R5' 10.0"1941932
Ray Mendoza24LL6' 5.0"1901929
John Morse24R6' 0.0"195Jan 14, 1929Fresno, CA, US
Gordon Morud--Unknown
Donald Nance20RR6' 2.0"1951933
Kelvin Roberts19L6' 1.0"1851934
Raymond Seif20RR6' 1.0"1901933
Wilfrid Sirois20RR6' 0.0"1751933
Jerald Underwood22R6' 1.0"1751931
James Washam--Unknown
Richard Wenger21LL6' 1.0"1781932
Donald Wolf21RR5' 10.0"1751932
Ray Yelle20RR5' 11.0"195Apr 6, 1933Park Hill, ON, CA

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