The Chicago Cubs managed to stay ahead of the St. Louis Cardinals, 5 to 4, on July 4, 1953.

1953 Chicago Cubs

Final

CHC

Cubs

25-45

5

1

0

0

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

0

2

5

2

0

6

0

0

7

0

0

8

1

2

9

1

1

R

4

5

H

8

5

E

0

0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Solly Hemus SS 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Red Schoendienst 2B 5 1 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 6
Stan Musial LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Enos Slaughter RF 3 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
Ray Jablonski 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pete Castiglione 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Steve Bilko 1B 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 1
Rip Repulski CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Sal Yvars C 3 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 4
Dick Sisler PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Del Rice C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Presko P 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Al Brazle P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Peanuts Lowrey PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Hal White P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 35 4 8 4 1 5 5 0 0 13

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Joe Presko 7.2 4 4 4 3 6 1
Al Brazle 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hal White (L) 0.1 1 1 1 1 0 0
Totals 8.1 5 5 5 4 6 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Frank Baumholtz CF 3 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 3
Hal Jeffcoat PR,CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dee Fondy 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Ralph Kiner LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0
Tommy Brown PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hank Sauer RF 3 1 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 6
Randy Jackson 3B 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Garagiola C 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Eddie Miksis SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Bill Serena 2B 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Warren Hacker P 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
George Metkovich PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dutch Leonard P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Howie Pollet P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bubba Church P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 28 5 5 5 1 4 6 0 0 10

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Warren Hacker 8.0 6 3 3 4 5 1
Dutch Leonard 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 0
Howie Pollet 0.1 1 0 0 1 0 0
Bubba Church (W) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 9.0 8 4 4 5 5 1

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