1953 Season- The Baseball Gauge @ Seamheads.com

1953 Season


1952 / 1954

Top Hitter


Al
Rosen

Top Pitcher


Robin
Roberts

1953 World Series








Defeated
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All-1953 Team


rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
Glossary

Left Field Tm
STL
7.7
8.5
-0.2
BRO
7.0
6.2
1.0
NYG
4.5
4.3
0.6
NYY
4.1
4.4
0.4
Center Field Tm
BRO
9.3
8.7
0.6
PHI
6.1
4.4
1.7
NYY
5.3
5.3
0.1
WAS
5.2
3.3
2.1

Right Field Tm
NYY
4.8
4.6
0.8
BRO
4.7
5.1
0.1
BOS
2.5
1.1
2.2
STL
2.5
3.6
-0.6
Shortstop Tm
STL
5.5
4.1
0.4
BRO
5.1
3.7
0.5
NYG
4.7
4.0
-0.1
CLE
4.2
1.9
1.6
Second Base Tm
STL
6.4
5.3
0.4
CLE
4.6
2.6
1.4
WAS
4.1
1.4
2.2
BOS
4.0
3.2
0.5
Third Base Tm
CLE
10.1
9.1
1.0
MIL
8.3
8.0
0.1
WAS
5.2
4.9
0.4
NYG
4.7
4.5
0.2
First Base Tm
WAS
5.4
5.8
0.4
CIN
4.9
5.8
-0.4
BRO
4.5
5.0
0.1
PHI
2.4
2.7
0.1
 
Catcher Tm
BRO
7.1
6.0
0.5
NYY
4.9
4.3
0.2
CHW
2.8
2.0
0.4
MIL
2.3
1.4
0.5
Starting Pitcher Tm
PHI
346.2
9.8
9.8
0.1
MIL
265.2
9.1
8.9
0.3
STL
253.0
7.4
6.4
1.0
MULT
264.1
6.5
6.1
0.3
CHW
271.1
5.7
6.3
-0.6
WAS
255.0
5.2
4.0
1.2
BOS
241.0
4.9
4.4
0.4
BOS
206.1
4.8
3.6
1.2
CLE
271.2
4.3
3.8
0.5
NYG
204.0
4.3
4.3
-0.0
Relief Pitcher Tm
BOS
107.0
5.0
4.5
0.5
NYG
145.0
3.6
3.6
0.0
MULT
95.0
2.7
2.9
-0.2
SLB
117.1
2.6
3.0
-0.4
BRO
110.1
2.6
2.8
-0.2
CHW
145.2
2.2
2.5
-0.3
PIT
118.1
2.1
1.9
0.1
BRO
85.2
1.7
1.6
0.1
MIL
81.0
1.3
1.5
-0.2
CHC
62.2
1.3
1.2
0.1

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The statistics used were obtained free of charge from The Baseball Databank

Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

The transaction and player splits data used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.
Interested parties may contact Retrosheet at "www.retrosheet.org".

Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James