The Cincinnati Reds were defeated by the Chicago Cubs, 2 to 1, on May 30, 1953.

1953 Cincinnati Reds

Final

CHC

Cubs

12-23

2

CIN

Reds

11-23

1

1

0

0

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

1

0

5

0

0

6

1

0

7

0

1

8

0

0

9

0

0

R

2

1

H

8

4

E

1

1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Tommy Brown RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Frank Baumholtz RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Eddie Miksis 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Roy Smalley SS 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 4
Hank Sauer LF 4 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 6
Bill Serena 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Preston Ward 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Hal Jeffcoat CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Clyde McCullough C 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Johnny Klippstein P 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dutch Leonard P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sheldon Jones P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Paul Minner P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 34 2 8 2 2 1 2 0 0 15

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Johnny Klippstein (W) 6.2 1 1 1 6 4 0
Dutch Leonard 1.0 1 0 0 2 0 0
Sheldon Jones 0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0
Paul Minner (S) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0
Totals 9.0 4 1 1 9 5 0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Rocky Bridges 2B,SS 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1
Bobby Adams 3B 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Gus Bell CF 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Greengrass LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Bubba Church PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ernie Nevel P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Frank Baldwin PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ted Kluszewski 1B 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Willard Marshall RF 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Andy Seminick C 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Johnny Temple PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Herm Wehmeier P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Borkowski PH,LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Roy McMillan SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Grady Hatton PH,2B 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Ken Raffensberger P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Bob Marquis PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Howie Judson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hobie Landrith PH,C 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Totals 31 1 4 1 0 9 5 0 0 5

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Ken Raffensberger (L) 6.0 5 2 2 0 1 2
Howie Judson 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Herm Wehmeier 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Ernie Nevel 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 9.0 8 2 2 1 2 2

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