The Chicago Cubs squeaked out a win over the Cincinnati Reds, 7 to 6, on September 6, 1953.

1953 Chicago Cubs

Final

CIN

Reds

59-76

6

CHC

Cubs

52-82

7

1

1

1

2

3

0

3

1

0

4

0

2

5

0

1

6

0

0

7

0

1

8

1

0

9

0

2

R

6

7

H

8

10

E

1

1

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Bobby Adams 3B 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Grady Hatton 2B 3 2 1 2 1 2 1 0 0 4
Rocky Bridges 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gus Bell CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ted Kluszewski 1B 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Willard Marshall RF 4 2 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 7
Jim Greengrass LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 1
Hobie Landrith C 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Roy McMillan SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Harry Perkowski P 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Kelly P 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Totals 34 6 8 6 2 4 5 0 1 15

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Harry Perkowski 4.1 6 4 4 3 3 3
Bob Kelly (L) 4.1 4 3 3 4 2 1
Totals 8.2 10 7 7 7 5 4

Batters

Player AB R H RBI HR BB SO SB CS TB
Frank Baumholtz CF 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1
Eddie Miksis 2B 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Randy Jackson 3B 5 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 4
Ralph Kiner LF 3 1 2 2 1 2 1 0 0 5
George Metkovich PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hank Sauer RF 5 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 4
Hal Jeffcoat PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dee Fondy 1B 3 2 1 1 1 2 0 1 0 4
Clyde McCullough C 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 1
Joe Garagiola PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Roy Smalley SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Bob Rush P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Johnny Klippstein P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Carl Sawatski PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turk Lown P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 36 7 10 6 4 7 5 1 0 23

Pitchers

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR
Bob Rush 2.1 7 5 5 1 2 1
Johnny Klippstein 5.2 1 1 1 3 1 1
Turk Lown (W) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Totals 9.0 8 6 6 4 5 2

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