The St. Louis Cardinals handily defeated the New York Giants, 6 to 2, on August 9, 1953.

1953 St. Louis Cardinals

Final

NYG

Giants

53-52

2

1

1

0

2

0

0

3

0

0

4

1

0

5

0

3

6

0

0

7

0

2

8

0

1

9

0

R

2

6

H

5

8

E

2

0

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Whitey Lockman 1B,LF 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Alvin Dark SS 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Hank Thompson 3B 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Monte Irvin LF 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Tookie Gilbert 1B 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Don Mueller RF 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Bobby Thomson CF 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Davey Williams 2B 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Wes Westrum C 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Al Worthington P 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Bobby Hofman PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dave Koslo P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hoyt Wilhelm P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ray Noble PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 32 2 5 2 0 6 4 0 0 6

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Al Worthington (L) 5.0 4 3 3 4 2 0
Dave Koslo 1.2 3 2 2 1 0 1
Hoyt Wilhelm 1.1 1 1 0 0 1 0
Totals 8.0 8 6 5 5 3 1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Solly Hemus SS 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 2
Red Schoendienst 2B 4 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1
Stan Musial LF 2 1 1 2 1 2 0 0 0 4
Enos Slaughter RF 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Ray Jablonski 3B 3 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
Pete Castiglione PR,3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Steve Bilko 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Del Rice C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Sal Yvars C 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rip Repulski CF 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Joe Presko P 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Totals 31 6 8 5 1 5 3 1 0 13

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Joe Presko (W) 9.0 5 2 2 6 4 0
Totals 9.0 5 2 2 6 4 0

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