The Chicago Cubs were defeated by the Milwaukee Braves, 4 to 2, on August 16, 1953.

1953 Chicago Cubs

Final

MIL

Braves

70-47

4

CHC

Cubs

44-69

2

1

0

1

2

1

1

3

0

0

4

0

0

5

0

0

6

0

0

7

1

0

8

2

0

9

0

0

R

4

2

H

7

11

E

0

0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Bill Bruton CF 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Johnny Logan SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Eddie Mathews 3B 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Andy Pafko RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Joe Adcock 1B 4 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 5
Del Crandall C 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sid Gordon LF 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
Jim Pendleton PR,LF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Harry Hanebrink 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Walker Cooper PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Lew Burdette P 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Vern Bickford P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Don Liddle P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sibby Sisti 2B 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Totals 31 4 7 4 1 2 4 0 1 15

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Vern Bickford 0.2 3 1 1 1 0 1
Don Liddle 3.1 5 1 1 1 2 0
Lew Burdette (W) 5.0 3 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 9.0 11 2 2 2 3 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Frank Baumholtz RF 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Bob Ramazzotti 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Dee Fondy 1B 4 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 6
Ralph Kiner LF 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Randy Jackson 3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
George Metkovich CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Eddie Miksis SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Clyde McCullough C 4 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 3
Paul Minner P 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dutch Leonard P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carl Sawatski PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 35 2 11 2 1 2 3 0 1 15

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Paul Minner (L) 7.1 7 4 4 2 3 1
Dutch Leonard 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 9.0 7 4 4 2 4 1

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