The Chicago Cubs lost to the Milwaukee Braves, 5 to 3, on May 23, 1953.

1953 Chicago Cubs

Final

MIL

Braves

17-10

5

CHC

Cubs

9-17

3

1

0

2

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

1

0

5

2

0

6

1

1

7

0

0

8

1

0

9

0

0

R

5

3

H

13

11

E

0

1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Bill Bruton CF 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Johnny Logan SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Eddie Mathews 3B 5 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 5
Sid Gordon LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Jim Pendleton LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Andy Pafko RF 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Joe Adcock 1B 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jack Dittmer 2B 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Del Crandall C 3 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 2
Warren Spahn P 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Lew Burdette P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Totals 39 5 13 4 1 1 3 0 0 17

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Warren Spahn (W) 6.0 11 3 3 1 5 0
Lew Burdette (S) 3.0 0 0 0 2 1 0
Totals 9.0 11 3 3 3 6 0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Frank Baumholtz RF 5 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Eddie Miksis 2B 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Roy Smalley SS 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Hank Sauer LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Randy Jackson 3B 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 2
Dee Fondy 1B 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1
Hal Jeffcoat CF 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
Preston Ward PH,CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Clyde McCullough C 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carl Sawatski PH,C 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Paul Minner P 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Tommy Brown PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sheldon Jones P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turk Lown P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gene Hermanski PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Duke Simpson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 35 3 11 3 0 3 6 0 0 12

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Paul Minner (L) 6.0 9 4 3 1 2 1
Sheldon Jones 1.0 4 1 1 0 0 0
Turk Lown 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Duke Simpson 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 9.0 13 5 4 1 3 1

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