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Detroit Tigers

1953 Detroit Tigers Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 60-94
Finished 6th in the AL

Manager: Fred Hutchinson (60-94)

1953 Detroit Tigers Statistics
1953 Detroit Tigers Game-by-Game Results

The Detroit Tigers of the American League ended the season with a record of 60 wins and 94 losses, finishing sixth in the AL. Fred Hutchinson served as manager.


PlayerPos.BatsThrowsBirth DateHeightWeightCollege
Al AberPLLJuly 31, 19276'2"195
Matt BattsCRROctober 16, 19215'11"200
John Baumgartner3BRRMay 29, 19316'1"190
Reno Bertoia2BRRJanuary 8, 19355'11"185
Ray Boone3BRRJuly 27, 19236'0"172
Ralph BrancaPRRJanuary 6, 19266'3"220
Johnny BuchaCRRJanuary 22, 19255'11"190
Frank CarswellLFRRNovember 6, 19196'0"195
Jim DelsingCFLRNovember 13, 19255'10"175
Walt Dropo1BRRJanuary 30, 19236'5"220
Hal EricksonPRRJuly 17, 19196'5"230
Paul FoytackPRRNovember 16, 19305'11"175
George FreesePRRSeptember 12, 19266'0"190
Owen Friend2BRRMarch 21, 19276'1"180
Ned GarverPRRDecember 25, 19255'10"180
Joe GinsbergCLROctober 11, 19265'11"180
Ted GrayPBLDecember 31, 19245'11"175
Steve GromekPBRJanuary 15, 19206'2"180
Earl HarristPRRApril 20, 19196'0"175
Fred Hatfield3BLRMarch 18, 19256'1"171
Ray HerbertPRRDecember 15, 19295'11"185
Billy Hitchcock3BRRJuly 31, 19166'1"185
Billy HoeftPLLMay 17, 19326'3"180
Art HouttemanPRRAugust 7, 19276'2"188
Fred HutchinsonPLRAugust 12, 19196'2"190
Milt JordanPRRMay 24, 19276'2"207
Al KalineCFRRDecember 19, 19346'1"175
Harvey KuennSSRRDecember 4, 19306'2"187
Don LundRFRRMay 18, 19236'0"200
Dave MadisonPRRFebruary 1, 19216'3"190
Dick MarlowePRRJune 27, 19296'2"165
Bob MillerPRLJuly 15, 19356'1"185
Pat MullinLFLRNovember 1, 19176'2"190
Hal NewhouserPLLMay 20, 19216'2"180
Bob NiemanLFRRJanuary 26, 19275'11"195
Johnny Pesky2BLRFebruary 27, 19195'9"168
Jerry Priddy2BRRNovember 9, 19195'11"180
Ray ScarboroughPRRJuly 23, 19176'0"185
Bud SouchockRFRRMarch 3, 19196'2"203
Russ SullivanLFLRFebruary 19, 19236'0"196
Bob SwiftCRRMarch 6, 19155'11"180
Dick WeikPRRNovember 17, 19276'3"184
Bill WightPLLApril 12, 19226'1"180