The Pittsburgh Pirates came up just a bit short against the Milwaukee Braves, 5 to 4, on June 13, 1953.

1953 Pittsburgh Pirates

Final

MIL

Braves

35-17

5

PIT

Pirates

18-37

4

1

0

1

2

0

0

3

1

1

4

2

0

5

0

2

6

0

0

7

1

0

8

0

0

9

1

0

R

5

4

H

7

12

E

0

1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Bill Bruton CF 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Johnny Logan SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Eddie Mathews 3B 3 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0
Sid Gordon LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Jim Pendleton PR,LF 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Andy Pafko RF 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Joe Adcock 1B 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jack Dittmer 2B 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Del Crandall C 4 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 4
Warren Spahn P 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Walker Cooper PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lew Burdette P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 34 5 7 5 1 2 4 0 0 12

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Warren Spahn 6.0 10 4 4 0 5 2
Lew Burdette (W) 3.0 2 0 0 1 0 0
Totals 9.0 12 4 4 1 5 2

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Carlos Bernier RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Cal Abrams PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Paul Smith LF 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Preston Ward 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Frank Thomas CF 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Danny O'Connell 2B 3 2 2 3 2 1 1 0 0 8
Mike Sandlock C 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Eddie Pellagrini 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Eddie O'Brien SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Paul LaPalme P 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Johnny Hetki P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 37 4 12 4 2 1 5 0 0 19

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Paul LaPalme (L) 8.0 7 5 5 2 3 1
Johnny Hetki 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 9.0 7 5 5 2 4 1

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