The Pittsburgh Pirates shamed the Cincinnati Reds, 12 to 4, on May 2, 1953.

1953 Pittsburgh Pirates

Final

CIN

Reds

2-9

4

1

0

2

2

0

0

3

0

2

4

0

2

5

1

0

6

0

0

7

1

6

8

2

0

9

0

R

4

12

H

13

11

E

0

2

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Rocky Bridges 3B 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1
Wally Post CF 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Bob Borkowski RF 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Ted Kluszewski 1B 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3
Jim Greengrass LF 4 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 7
Andy Seminick C 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Roy McMillan SS 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Johnny Temple 2B 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Bud Podbielan P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Nuxhall P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Frank Baldwin PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Herm Wehmeier P 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Ernie Nevel P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Willard Marshall PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Clyde King P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 39 4 13 4 1 1 4 0 0 19

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Bud Podbielan (L) 3.1 6 6 6 3 1 1
Joe Nuxhall 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0
Herm Wehmeier 2.2 5 6 6 4 1 1
Ernie Nevel 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Clyde King 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 8.0 11 12 12 8 2 2

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Carlos Bernier CF 5 3 4 3 0 0 0 1 0 10
Paul Smith 1B 5 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Cal Abrams RF 3 3 2 1 0 2 0 1 1 2
Ralph Kiner LF 4 1 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 4
Danny O'Connell 2B 3 2 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 5
Pete Castiglione 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Joe Garagiola C 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Dick Cole SS 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Paul LaPalme P 4 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1
Totals 33 12 11 12 2 8 2 2 1 23

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Paul LaPalme (W) 9.0 13 4 4 1 4 1
Totals 9.0 13 4 4 1 4 1

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