THE AMERICAN CIRCUITS
NEWS
09/06/1954
 
Monday, September 6th, 1954
3B Billy West of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
CF Rusty Long of the Houston Drillers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Friday, September 3rd, 1954
Philadelphia Quakers: Al Huicochea pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 1 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Thursday, September 2nd, 1954
Houston Drillers: Joe Shannon pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 6 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Percell Russell pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Wednesday, September 1st, 1954
1B Ron Boccia of the Brooklyn Bluebirds honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
1B Matt Garrison of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Les Nash of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Jim Meier of the Los Angeles Pobladores honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
RP Mose Charles of the Cincinnati Packers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
SP Jimmy Bell of the New York Empires honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
Monday, August 30th, 1954
1B Ron Boccia of the Brooklyn Bluebirds honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
1B Mark Nadeau of the Houston Drillers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, August 29th, 1954
New York Empires: Gary Clarke pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 5 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Montreal Habitants: Paul Harlan pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, August 28th, 1954
St. Louis Explorers: Gary Sorrells pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 0 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Chicago Traders: Ken Amison pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Friday, August 27th, 1954
New York Empires: Danny Fortunata pitches a 8-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Tuesday, August 24th, 1954
Buffalo Beavers: Stan Cox pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 3 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Monday, August 23rd, 1954
RF Ollie Capell of the Philadelphia Quakers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
1B Dave Bacon of the Seattle Emeralds honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Los Angeles Pobladores: Jim Meier pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Sunday, August 22nd, 1954
Cincinnati Packers: Red Jones pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Detroit Wolverines: Gene Wingate pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Saturday, August 21st, 1954
Chicago Traders: Thornton Shadwell pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 4 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Jerry Lamont pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Friday, August 20th, 1954
Baltimore Lords: Joe Sherman pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 7 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Tuesday, August 17th, 1954
New York Knickerbockers: John Ambrose pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Wayne Gibbs pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Monday, August 16th, 1954
2B Lanny Johnson of the Brooklyn Bluebirds honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
1B Matt Garrison of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, August 15th, 1954
Chicago Traders: Ken Amison pitches a 4-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Ray Hayes pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Cleveland Bobcats: Van Ciardullo pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Los Angeles Pobladores: Jim Meier pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Saturday, August 14th, 1954
Boston Terriers: Jerry Sneed pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Thursday, August 12th, 1954
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Jock Casey pitches a 3-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Cleveland Bobcats: Goodman James goes 5-6 against the Buffalo Beavers, with 1 HR, 7 RBI and 4 R.
Seattle Emeralds: Gabe Aviles pitches a 4-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 7 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Tuesday, August 10th, 1954
Detroit Wolverines: Clay Gillespie pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Monday, August 9th, 1954
C Joe Banner of the Buffalo Beavers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
LF Jim Griffin of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, August 8th, 1954
Toronto Hurons: Jerome Comeau pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 1 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, August 7th, 1954
Boston Terriers: Jimmy Herrman pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Monday, August 2nd, 1954
SS Bob Jones of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
2B Al Cobley of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, August 1st, 1954
CF Rodney Holt of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
CF Witness York of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP David Acosta of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Sam Partridge of the Toronto Hurons honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
RF Jerry Downs of the Cleveland Bobcats honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
LF Billy Olerich of the Houston Drillers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
Seattle Emeralds: Juan Buenrostro pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, July 31st, 1954
Houston Drillers: Joe Shannon pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 2 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Friday, July 30th, 1954
Toronto Hurons: Sam Partridge pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Chicago Hawks: Jim Schaefer goes 5-5 against the Montreal Habitants, with 1 2B, 0 RBI and 2 R.
Tuesday, July 27th, 1954
Chicago Hawks: Al Cobley goes 5-5 against the Baltimore Lords, with 2 HR, 3 RBI and 2 R.
Monday, July 26th, 1954
1B Melbourne Trench of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
LF John Young of the Toronto Hurons honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
New York Knickerbockers: Heywood Post goes 5-5 against the Cleveland Bobcats, with 3 2B, 1 3B, 3 RBI and 1 R.
Chicago Traders: Ken Amison pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Sunday, July 25th, 1954
Cleveland Bobcats: Van Ciardullo pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Philadelphia Quakers: Al Huicochea pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 2 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Saturday, July 24th, 1954
Pittsburgh Industrials: Hillyer Bryan goes 5-5 against the Buffalo Beavers, with 3 2B, 1 3B, 0 RBI and 3 R.
Montreal Habitants: Steve Van der Pas pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 6 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Thursday, July 22nd, 1954
Pittsburgh Industrials: Richard McCarthy pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 2 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Wednesday, July 21st, 1954
Toronto Hurons: John Young goes 5-5 against the Baltimore Lords, with 1 HR, 3 RBI and 1 R.
Chicago Hawks: Al Charrette pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 7 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Monday, July 19th, 1954
CF Rodney Holt of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
1B Joe Seidel of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Chicago Hawks: Jose Saucedo pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 6 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Sunday, July 18th, 1954
New York Empires: Gary Clarke pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Saturday, July 17th, 1954
Pittsburgh Industrials: Richard McCarthy pitches a 3-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Friday, July 16th, 1954
St. Louis Explorers: Doug Hansen pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Thursday, July 15th, 1954
Baltimore Lords: Joe Sherman pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Monday, July 12th, 1954
1B Robert Bolen of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
CF Witness York of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Chicago Traders: The Chicago Traders have announced that they set their team focus from 'Win Now!' to 'Neutral'
Buffalo Beavers: The Buffalo Beavers have announced that they set their team focus from 'Win Now!' to 'Rebuild'
Sunday, July 11th, 1954
Toronto Hurons: Jerome Comeau pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 6 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Saturday, July 10th, 1954
Seattle Emeralds: Tim Riley goes 5-5 against the New York Empires, with 2 2B, 0 RBI and 3 R.
Friday, July 9th, 1954
Brooklyn Bluebirds: McAllister Weeks got suspended 2 games after ejection following arguing a strike call.
Boston Terriers: Jerry Sneed pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Los Angeles Pobladores: Jim Meier pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 7 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Thursday, July 8th, 1954
St. Louis Explorers: Gary Sorrells pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Tuesday, July 6th, 1954
New York Knickerbockers: Billy Gibbs pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 6 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Chicago Hawks: Dana Hilliard pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Monday, July 5th, 1954
RF John Horvath of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
LF Bran Maverly of the Los Angeles Pobladores honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
National Baseball League All-Star Game Selections announced:
SP John Ambrose (NYK) - 11-8, 3.06 ERA, 156.0 IP, 1.17 WHIP, 3.5 K/9, 2.7 WAR
SP Ken Amison (CHI) - 10-6, 3.37 ERA, 152.1 IP, 1.14 WHIP, 3.8 K/9, 3.0 WAR
SP Ray Barker (DET) - 9-3, 3.30 ERA, 125.1 IP, 1.24 WHIP, 3.4 K/9, 3.1 WAR
SP Clay Gillespie (DET) - 9-3, 3.13 ERA, 135.0 IP, 1.12 WHIP, 3.5 K/9, 3.8 WAR
SP Swanee Law (STL) - 9-7, 3.67 ERA, 154.1 IP, 1.26 WHIP, 4.5 K/9, 3.0 WAR
SP Mike Myers (BUF) - 12-6, 2.36 ERA, 156.2 IP, 1.11 WHIP, 3.8 K/9, 4.4 WAR
SP Dick Reddish (PHI) - 9-6, 3.06 ERA, 153.0 IP, 1.31 WHIP, 3.0 K/9, 2.0 WAR
SP Bill Riddle (PIT) - 7-4, 2.71 ERA, 103.0 IP, 1.19 WHIP, 3.0 K/9, 1.3 WAR
SP Thornton Shadwell (CHI) - 7-9, 3.79 ERA, 142.2 IP, 1.23 WHIP, 5.0 K/9, 2.5 WAR
SP Skip Shannon (CLE) - 8-6, 3.24 ERA, 139.0 IP, 1.16 WHIP, 3.6 K/9, 3.0 WAR
SP Fred Shaw (CIN) - 7-3, 2.86 ERA, 100.2 IP, 1.21 WHIP, 2.2 K/9, 1.5 WAR
SP Rick Sumner (NYK) - 9-6, 3.79 ERA, 116.1 IP, 1.15 WHIP, 2.7 K/9, 1.4 WAR
SP Tony Williams (BUF) - 7-8, 4.02 ERA, 132.0 IP, 1.47 WHIP, 4.1 K/9, 3.1 WAR
RP Leon Johnson (STL) - 3-2, 3.13 ERA, 31.2 IP, 1.36 WHIP, 4.8 K/9, 0.4 WAR
CL Whitlowe Clay (PIT) - 1-4, 4 SV, 3.66 ERA, 32.0 IP, 1.56 WHIP, 5.1 K/9, 0.2 WAR
CL Marcos Lopez (NYK) - 5-1, 7 SV, 1.04 ERA, 34.2 IP, 0.87 WHIP, 3.4 K/9, 1.1 WAR
CL Ray McGuire (STL) - 2-3, 4 SV, 2.14 ERA, 33.2 IP, 1.22 WHIP, 8.0 K/9, 0.7 WAR
C Pat Clark (DET) - .355/.391/.529, 259 AB, 7 HR, 1 SB, 159 wRC+, 3.3 WAR
C Maggie Everts (CLE) - .290/.371/.550, 238 AB, 16 HR, 153 wRC+, 3.4 WAR
C Billy Hall (CHI) - .274/.348/.478, 230 AB, 11 HR, 132 wRC+, 2.8 WAR
C Gary Harmon (NYK) - .299/.362/.570, 244 AB, 19 HR, 156 wRC+, 3.5 WAR
1B Ron Boccia (BRO) - .277/.387/.562, 235 AB, 19 HR, 158 wRC+, 2.8 WAR
1B Robert Bolen (DET) - .337/.440/.517, 288 AB, 12 HR, 2 SB, 169 wRC+, 4.0 WAR
1B Herman Carter (PIT) - .263/.341/.446, 278 AB, 12 HR, 110 wRC+, 0.8 WAR
1B Goodman James (CLE) - .285/.379/.515, 274 AB, 17 HR, 149 wRC+, 1.9 WAR
1B Heywood Post (NYK) - .336/.416/.487, 238 AB, 4 HR, 153 wRC+, 2.1 WAR
2B Harold Batkin (CLE) - .308/.417/.517, 201 AB, 10 HR, 1 SB, 164 wRC+, 3.3 WAR
2B Lanny Johnson (BRO) - .321/.372/.549, 293 AB, 13 HR, 1 SB, 150 wRC+, 4.0 WAR
3B Allan Houston (CIN) - .284/.376/.618, 204 AB, 19 HR, 174 wRC+, 2.9 WAR
3B Victor Rojas (NYK) - .328/.375/.503, 302 AB, 10 HR, 4 SB, 146 wRC+, 3.5 WAR
3B Rod Seals (STL) - .314/.371/.476, 334 AB, 8 HR, 6 SB, 138 wRC+, 3.7 WAR
3B Billy West (CHI) - .309/.397/.493, 278 AB, 7 HR, 2 SB, 148 wRC+, 3.1 WAR
SS Joaquin Benatar (PHI) - .291/.322/.441, 306 AB, 5 HR, 14 SB, 111 wRC+, 2.5 WAR
SS Steve Hurst (NYK) - .289/.316/.395, 294 AB, 5 HR, 96 wRC+, 1.3 WAR
SS Bob Jones (NYK) - .297/.422/.529, 155 AB, 9 HR, 7 SB, 164 wRC+, 2.1 WAR
SS Lenny Volner (DET) - .210/.322/.319, 276 AB, 5 HR, 1 SB, 80 wRC+, 1.9 WAR
LF Orlando Gutierrez (STL) - .328/.385/.565, 299 AB, 15 HR, 3 SB, 168 wRC+, 3.8 WAR
LF Antonio Stickel (DET) - .288/.420/.556, 295 AB, 20 HR, 14 SB, 167 wRC+, 4.1 WAR
CF Dennis Black (BRO) - .266/.362/.500, 222 AB, 12 HR, 5 SB, 142 wRC+, 2.4 WAR
CF Chuck Divine (NYK) - .291/.377/.490, 306 AB, 12 HR, 2 SB, 144 wRC+, 3.1 WAR
CF Curt Holland (PIT) - .279/.343/.436, 280 AB, 9 HR, 5 SB, 113 wRC+, 1.7 WAR
CF Rodney Holt (DET) - .258/.387/.543, 267 AB, 22 HR, 5 SB, 158 wRC+, 4.1 WAR
CF Hal Monroe (STL) - .297/.391/.459, 266 AB, 7 HR, 128 wRC+, 2.0 WAR
RF John Horvath (DET) - .306/.365/.534, 294 AB, 12 HR, 150 wRC+, 2.4 WAR
RF Lou Wilson (CHI) - .340/.395/.510, 312 AB, 10 HR, 154 wRC+, 2.8 WAR
American Baseball League All-Star Game Selections announced:
SP Bruce Catto (MON) - 7-8, 2.97 ERA, 133.1 IP, 1.24 WHIP, 3.5 K/9, 3.5 WAR
SP Danny Fortunata (NYE) - 8-2, 2.22 ERA, 89.1 IP, 1.12 WHIP, 3.5 K/9, 2.3 WAR
SP Wayne Gibbs (NYE) - 4-2, 1.64 ERA, 65.2 IP, 1.02 WHIP, 4.0 K/9, 1.9 WAR
SP Bob Griffin (BOS) - 12-3, 2.77 ERA, 139.2 IP, 1.20 WHIP, 4.3 K/9, 3.6 WAR
SP Chuck Hathaway (SEA) - 7-4, 3.12 ERA, 109.2 IP, 1.28 WHIP, 4.4 K/9, 2.8 WAR
SP Ray Hayes (SFS) - 12-4, 2.63 ERA, 147.1 IP, 1.05 WHIP, 2.9 K/9, 4.1 WAR
SP Charlie Lambert (NYE) - 6-3, 3.28 ERA, 93.1 IP, 1.29 WHIP, 4.1 K/9, 1.3 WAR
SP Jim Meier (LAP) - 11-5, 3.52 ERA, 148.1 IP, 1.35 WHIP, 4.7 K/9, 4.2 WAR
SP Sam Partridge (TOR) - 12-3, 2.00 ERA, 130.1 IP, 1.10 WHIP, 5.4 K/9, 4.4 WAR
SP Clint Schultz (BOS) - 9-6, 2.69 ERA, 130.2 IP, 1.16 WHIP, 2.7 K/9, 2.7 WAR
SP Joe Shannon (HOU) - 13-5, 2.26 ERA, 159.0 IP, 1.18 WHIP, 3.3 K/9, 5.5 WAR
SP Charlie Sinclair (TOR) - 8-8, 2.29 ERA, 141.2 IP, 1.07 WHIP, 4.1 K/9, 4.2 WAR
RP Bruce Gunter (NYE) - 4-1, 5 SV, 2.13 ERA, 42.1 IP, 1.28 WHIP, 4.7 K/9, 0.5 WAR
RP Mario Jacobo (TOR) - 0-1, 3 SV, 3.18 ERA, 28.1 IP, 1.16 WHIP, 6.0 K/9, 0.4 WAR
RP Rick Siesel (CHH) - 4-4, 10 SV, 3.35 ERA, 45.2 IP, 1.18 WHIP, 5.3 K/9, 0.7 WAR
RP Charlie Tovar (SEA) - 3-2, 5 SV, 2.87 ERA, 37.2 IP, 1.43 WHIP, 6.9 K/9, 0.4 WAR
CL Bob Baker (NYE) - 7-6, 9 SV, 3.10 ERA, 72.2 IP, 1.20 WHIP, 3.1 K/9, 1.3 WAR
C Frankie Barton (BOS) - .291/.385/.471, 172 AB, 7 HR, 134 wRC+, 2.1 WAR
C Royce Ingram (LAP) - .293/.369/.465, 157 AB, 6 HR, 136 wRC+, 1.8 WAR
C Luis Mata (HOU) - .287/.383/.393, 178 AB, 4 HR, 125 wRC+, 1.7 WAR
C Ernie Rampart (NYE) - .243/.332/.408, 218 AB, 9 HR, 110 wRC+, 1.8 WAR
C Jim Shepherd (CHH) - .331/.400/.508, 181 AB, 7 HR, 1 SB, 151 wRC+, 2.2 WAR
1B Dave Bacon (SEA) - .304/.407/.521, 263 AB, 14 HR, 159 wRC+, 1.8 WAR
1B Matt Garrison (CHH) - .278/.352/.529, 295 AB, 21 HR, 145 wRC+, 2.3 WAR
1B Tom McNeese (LAP) - .335/.371/.550, 242 AB, 11 HR, 6 SB, 158 wRC+, 2.5 WAR
1B Charlie Steinberg (TOR) - .326/.375/.483, 261 AB, 9 HR, 1 SB, 140 wRC+, 2.0 WAR
2B Al Cobley (CHH) - .324/.400/.449, 136 AB, 4 HR, 5 SB, 144 wRC+, 1.6 WAR
2B Larry Graber (BAL) - .290/.373/.485, 324 AB, 10 HR, 9 SB, 141 wRC+, 3.5 WAR
3B Bill Fulton (LAP) - .294/.330/.585, 306 AB, 24 HR, 151 wRC+, 3.3 WAR
3B Don Green (NYE) - .283/.371/.475, 276 AB, 14 HR, 138 wRC+, 2.4 WAR
3B Harry Osborn (BOS) - .330/.425/.529, 291 AB, 15 HR, 170 wRC+, 4.7 WAR
SS Tom Dillard (BOS) - .319/.374/.539, 232 AB, 12 HR, 2 SB, 156 wRC+, 2.1 WAR
SS Jerry Durian (NYE) - .338/.410/.642, 148 AB, 8 HR, 177 wRC+, 2.1 WAR
SS Steve Peyton (MON) - .258/.325/.411, 287 AB, 7 HR, 1 SB, 108 wRC+, 2.4 WAR
SS Bill Rodriguez (SFS) - .296/.342/.451, 328 AB, 11 HR, 9 SB, 120 wRC+, 3.6 WAR
LF Jim Griffin (CHH) - .300/.405/.490, 253 AB, 10 HR, 149 wRC+, 2.0 WAR
LF Jim Spencer (BOS) - .292/.358/.431, 281 AB, 6 HR, 123 wRC+, 0.9 WAR
CF Rusty Long (HOU) - .272/.345/.481, 206 AB, 11 HR, 5 SB, 125 wRC+, 1.8 WAR
CF George Smith (BOS) - .279/.349/.460, 287 AB, 7 HR, 9 SB, 120 wRC+, 2.2 WAR
CF Willie Terry (MON) - .347/.401/.579, 202 AB, 12 HR, 177 wRC+, 1.9 WAR
CF Witness York (BAL) - .322/.465/.592, 289 AB, 18 HR, 3 SB, 196 wRC+, 6.1 WAR
RF Joe Armstrong (BAL) - .341/.395/.479, 311 AB, 8 HR, 148 wRC+, 1.9 WAR
RF Dave McLaughlin (SFS) - .279/.354/.482, 301 AB, 12 HR, 7 SB, 135 wRC+, 2.8 WAR
RF Antonio Trujillo (BOS) - .311/.400/.561, 180 AB, 8 HR, 2 SB, 165 wRC+, 2.5 WAR
Sunday, July 4th, 1954
Detroit Wolverines: John Horvath goes 5-5 against the Buffalo Beavers, with 1 3B, 1 HR, 5 RBI and 2 R.
Philadelphia Quakers: Al Huicochea pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Cincinnati Packers: Fred Ahrens pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 6 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, July 3rd, 1954
Detroit Wolverines: Clay Gillespie pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Detroit Wolverines: John Horvath goes 5-5 against the Buffalo Beavers, with 2 2B, 1 HR, 4 RBI and 3 R.
Seattle Emeralds: Juan Buenrostro pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 5 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Friday, July 2nd, 1954
Toronto Hurons: Ken Edwards pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Bob Pavey pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 0 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Thursday, July 1st, 1954
LF Orlando Gutierrez of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
1B Dave Bacon of the Seattle Emeralds honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Ken Amison of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Joe Shannon of the Houston Drillers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
CF Jerry Downs of the Cleveland Bobcats honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
CF Vinny Diaz of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
Monday, June 28th, 1954
1B Robert Bolen of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SS Bill Rodriguez of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Cleveland Bobcats: The Cleveland Bobcats have announced that they set their team focus from 'Win Now!' to 'Rebuild'
Sunday, June 27th, 1954
San Francisco Seagulls: Roy Caputo gets his 2000th career hit!
Saturday, June 26th, 1954
St. Louis Explorers: Swanee Law pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Gary Clarke pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 9 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Tuesday, June 22nd, 1954
Cincinnati Packers: Fred Shaw pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 1 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Monday, June 21st, 1954
C Maggie Everts of the Cleveland Bobcats honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
1B Dave Bacon of the Seattle Emeralds honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Chicago Traders: Dave Keen pitches a 3-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 7 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Sunday, June 20th, 1954
Buffalo Beavers: Jimmy Herrman pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Pittsburgh Industrials: Richard McCarthy pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 7 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Juan Buenrostro pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 6 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, June 19th, 1954
Chicago Traders: Ken Amison pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Houston Drillers: Joe Shannon records his 250th career win!
Seattle Emeralds: Lynn Allen goes 5-5 against the San Francisco Seagulls, with 1 2B, 1 RBI and 2 R.
Thursday, June 17th, 1954
St. Louis Explorers: Gary Sorrells pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 0 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Wednesday, June 16th, 1954
Houston Drillers: Javy Velez pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 1 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Ray Hayes pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Tuesday, June 15th, 1954
Detroit Wolverines: Ray Barker pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Monday, June 14th, 1954
LF Orlando Gutierrez of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
CF Witness York of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Brooklyn Bluebirds: The Brooklyn Bluebirds have announced that they set their team focus from 'Rebuild' to 'Neutral'
Pittsburgh Industrials: The Pittsburgh Industrials have announced that they set their team focus from 'Win Now!' to 'Rebuild'
Montreal Habitants: The Montreal Habitants have announced that they set their team focus from 'Neutral' to 'Rebuild'
Saturday, June 12th, 1954
Detroit Wolverines: Richie Dingman was suspended 3 games after ejection following a brawl.
Pittsburgh Industrials: Bob Tribble was suspended 6 games after ejection following a brawl.
Toronto Hurons: Phil Bass pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Friday, June 11th, 1954
Los Angeles Pobladores: Jim Meier pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 7 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Ray Hayes pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 2 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Thursday, June 10th, 1954
Toronto Hurons: Charlie Sinclair pitches a 9-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Wednesday, June 9th, 1954
New York Knickerbockers: Billy Gibbs pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Cleveland Bobcats: Skip Shannon pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Tuesday, June 8th, 1954
Detroit Wolverines: Gene Wingate pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 9 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Los Angeles Pobladores: Taylor Komisar pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Monday, June 7th, 1954
CF Chuck Divine of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SP Joe Shannon of the Houston Drillers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, June 6th, 1954
Cleveland Bobcats: Alex Labra pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 1 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Friday, June 4th, 1954
Cleveland Bobcats: Skip Shannon pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 6 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Buffalo Beavers: Jimmy Herrman pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 6 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Bob Griffin pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Thursday, June 3rd, 1954
Buffalo Beavers: Mike Myers pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Houston Drillers: Joe Shannon pitches a 3-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 2 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Wednesday, June 2nd, 1954
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Gene Lance pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 1 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Tuesday, June 1st, 1954
1B Robert Bolen of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
CF Witness York of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Bill Riddle of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Bob Griffin of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
RF Grammercy Locke of the Cleveland Bobcats honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
SP Al Charrette of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
Monday, May 31st, 1954
1B Heywood Post of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
3B Bill Fulton of the Los Angeles Pobladores honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Pittsburgh Industrials: Bill Riddle pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Sunday, May 30th, 1954
Cincinnati Packers: Fred Shaw pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 4 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Saturday, May 29th, 1954
Toronto Hurons: Phil Bass pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Friday, May 28th, 1954
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Gene Lance pitches a 3-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 3 strikeouts and 7 BB allowed!
Tuesday, May 25th, 1954
New York Knickerbockers: John Ambrose pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 6 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Philadelphia Quakers: Toby Ramsey goes 5-5 against the Cleveland Bobcats, with 2 2B, 1 RBI and 3 R.
Cincinnati Packers: Fred Shaw pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 1 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Fred Bridges pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Monday, May 24th, 1954
LF Antonio Stickel of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SS Tom Dillard of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Saturday, May 22nd, 1954
Detroit Wolverines: Pat Clark goes 0-1 against the New York Knickerbockers, ending his hitting streak at 20 games.
Houston Drillers: Buddy Miller pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 5 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Tom Dillard hits for the CYCLE, going 4-5 against the San Francisco Seagulls, with 6 RBI and 1 runs scored.
Friday, May 21st, 1954
Detroit Wolverines: Pat Clark goes 2-5 against the New York Knickerbockers, extending his hitting streak to 20 games!
Seattle Emeralds: Hank Tobey pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Thursday, May 20th, 1954
Buffalo Beavers: Danny Swift was suspended 3 games after ejection following a brawl.
St. Louis Explorers: Don Strong was suspended 7 games after ejection following a brawl.
Toronto Hurons: Jerome Comeau pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 5 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Tuesday, May 18th, 1954
Detroit Wolverines: John Horvath was suspended 4 games after ejection following a brawl.
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Manny James was suspended 6 games after ejection following a brawl.
Monday, May 17th, 1954
CF Keith Owens of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
CF Witness York of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, May 16th, 1954
Chicago Traders: Thornton Shadwell pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 6 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Cincinnati Packers: Fred Ahrens pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 7 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Pittsburgh Industrials: Bill Riddle pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Ray Hayes pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Saturday, May 15th, 1954
Chicago Hawks: Kurt Schott pitches a 1-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Friday, May 14th, 1954
Buffalo Beavers: Mike Myers pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 1 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Houston Drillers: Joe Shannon pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Jerry Lamont pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Joe Armstrong goes 0-4 against the San Francisco Seagulls, ending his hitting streak at 31 games.
Thursday, May 13th, 1954
Houston Drillers: Ted McCurley pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Wednesday, May 12th, 1954
Boston Terriers: Jerry Sneed pitches a 7-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Los Angeles Pobladores: Jim Meier pitches a 6-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Joe Armstrong goes 2-4 against the Toronto Hurons, extending his hitting streak to 30 games!
Tuesday, May 11th, 1954
New York Empires: Wayne Gibbs pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 6 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Monday, May 10th, 1954
SP Dave Keen of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
1B Matt Garrison of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, May 9th, 1954
Chicago Traders: Dave Keen pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Clint Schultz pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 7 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Hank Tobey pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 6 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, May 8th, 1954
Pittsburgh Industrials: Bob Tribble pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Buffalo Beavers: Angel Pierce pitches a 3-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Los Angeles Pobladores: Jim Meier pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Jose Juarez pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 4 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Thursday, May 6th, 1954
Baltimore Lords: Joe Armstrong goes 3-4 against the San Francisco Seagulls, extending his hitting streak to 25 games!
Wednesday, May 5th, 1954
New York Knickerbockers: Joe Costello was suspended 3 games after ejection following a brawl.
St. Louis Explorers: Glenn Francini was suspended 7 games after ejection following a brawl.
Cincinnati Packers: Fred Ahrens pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 4 strikeouts and 6 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Fred Bridges pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Tuesday, May 4th, 1954
Chicago Traders: Dave Keen pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 3 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Monday, May 3rd, 1954
C Pat Clark of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SP Ray Hayes of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, May 2nd, 1954
San Francisco Seagulls: Neil Meredith pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Saturday, May 1st, 1954
CF Hal Monroe of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
CF Witness York of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Ellis Pompey of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Ray Hayes of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Herb Hinton of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
SP Fred Bridges of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
San Francisco Seagulls: Ray Hayes pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Friday, April 30th, 1954
Cleveland Bobcats: Van Ciardullo pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Houston Drillers: Javy Velez pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 3 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Joe Armstrong goes 2-4 against the Houston Drillers, extending his hitting streak to 20 games!
Thursday, April 29th, 1954
Houston Drillers: Ted McCurley pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 6 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Chuck Hathaway pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Fred Bridges pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Wednesday, April 28th, 1954
San Francisco Seagulls: Ray Hayes pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Los Angeles Pobladores: Glenn Hibbler was suspended 5 games after ejection following a brawl.
Seattle Emeralds: Charlie Tovar was suspended 3 games after ejection following a brawl.
Tuesday, April 27th, 1954
Cincinnati Packers: Hershell Smith goes 5-5 against the Buffalo Beavers, with 1 2B, 1 3B, 0 RBI and 2 R.
Monday, April 26th, 1954
1B Phil Mellon of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
1B Tom McNeese of the Los Angeles Pobladores honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, April 25th, 1954
Cleveland Bobcats: Stan Patterson goes 5-5 against the Pittsburgh Industrials, with 1 RBI and 1 R.
New York Empires: Bob Baker pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 2 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Friday, April 23rd, 1954
Toronto Hurons: Sam Partridge pitches a 2-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 7 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Wednesday, April 21st, 1954
Baltimore Lords: Nate Marshall pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 4 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Tuesday, April 20th, 1954
Chicago Traders: Thornton Shadwell pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Monday, April 19th, 1954
CF Hal Monroe of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
2B Bob Miller of the Seattle Emeralds honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Saturday, April 17th, 1954
Buffalo Beavers: John Brown hits three home runs against the Cincinnati Packers, going 3-5 with 4 RBI and 3 runs scored!
Thursday, April 15th, 1954
St. Louis Explorers: Hal Monroe goes 5-5 against the Detroit Wolverines, with 3 2B, 6 RBI and 2 R.
Wednesday, April 14th, 1954
Chicago Hawks: Matt Garrison was suspended 2 games after ejection following a brawl.
Houston Drillers: Mike Della Rocca was suspended 2 games after ejection following a brawl.
Baltimore Lords: Ben Flowers pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 3 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Tuesday, April 13th, 1954
Chicago Traders: Ken Amison pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Sunday, October 25th, 1953
Chicago Traders: The owner took $2,252,120 in cash as profit for this year.
Detroit Wolverines: The owner took $1,254,591 in cash as profit for this year.
Cleveland Bobcats: The owner took $671,727 in cash as profit for this year.
Cincinnati Packers: The owner took $1,129,068 in cash as profit for this year.
St. Louis Explorers: The owner took $1,089,651 in cash as profit for this year.
Buffalo Beavers: The owner took $1,258,444 in cash as profit for this year.
New York Knickerbockers: The owner took $1,271,999 in cash as profit for this year.
Philadelphia Quakers: The owner took $1,107,830 in cash as profit for this year.
Brooklyn Bluebirds: The owner took $1,632,450 in cash as profit for this year.
Pittsburgh Industrials: The owner took $1,099,611 in cash as profit for this year.
Houston Drillers: The owner took $826,677 in cash as profit for this year.
Los Angeles Pobladores: The owner took $881,607 in cash as profit for this year.
San Francisco Seagulls: The owner took $828,226 in cash as profit for this year.
Seattle Emeralds: The owner took $1,306,065 in cash as profit for this year.
Chicago Hawks: The owner took $601,339 in cash as profit for this year.
Montreal Habitants: The owner took $726,660 in cash as profit for this year.
New York Empires: The owner took $788,032 in cash as profit for this year.
Toronto Hurons: The owner took $880,798 in cash as profit for this year.
Baltimore Lords: The owner took $664,155 in cash as profit for this year.
Boston Terriers: The owner took $1,944,584 in cash as profit for this year.
SS Bob Jones of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the 1953 MLB NBL Most Valuable Player Award.
SP Tony Williams of the Buffalo Beavers honored: Wins the 1953 MLB NBL Royal Ricketts Award.
3B Harry Osborn of the Cleveland Bobcats honored: Finished 2nd in 1953 MLB NBL Most Valuable Player Award voting.
SP Joe Shannon of the Chicago Traders honored: Finished 2nd in 1953 MLB NBL Royal Ricketts Award voting.
RF Rick Fleming of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Finished 3rd in 1953 MLB NBL Most Valuable Player Award voting.
SP Les Nash of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Finished 3rd in 1953 MLB NBL Royal Ricketts Award voting.
2B Harold Batkin of the Seattle Emeralds honored: Wins the 1953 MLB ABL Most Valuable Player Award.
SP Ray Hayes of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the 1953 MLB ABL Royal Ricketts Award.
CF Witness York of the Baltimore Lords honored: Finished 2nd in 1953 MLB ABL Most Valuable Player Award voting.
SP Sam Partridge of the Toronto Hurons honored: Finished 2nd in 1953 MLB ABL Royal Ricketts Award voting.
CF Rusty Long of the Houston Drillers honored: Finished 3rd in 1953 MLB ABL Most Valuable Player Award voting.
CF Jose Juarez of the Seattle Emeralds honored: Finished 3rd in 1953 MLB ABL Royal Ricketts Award voting.
Friday, October 23rd, 1953
C Bobby Bivins of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the 1953 World Series MVP Award.
Tuesday, October 20th, 1953
Chicago Traders: Dave Keen pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Monday, October 19th, 1953
Chicago Traders: Bobby Bivins hits for the CYCLE, going 4-4 against the Boston Terriers, with 4 RBI and 1 runs scored.
Tuesday, October 13th, 1953
1B Joe Seidel of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the 1953 MLB ABL League Championship Series MVP Award.
Sunday, October 11th, 1953
RF Lou Wilson of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the 1953 MLB NBL League Championship Series MVP Award.
Saturday, October 3rd, 1953
Toronto Hurons: Jerome Comeau pitches a 6-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 2 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
New York Knickerbockers: Ellis Pompey pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Witness York hits for the CYCLE, going 4-5 against the Boston Terriers, with 2 RBI and 5 runs scored.
Friday, October 2nd, 1953
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Jock Casey pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 2 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Thursday, October 1st, 1953
3B Allan Houston of the Cincinnati Packers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
2B Virgil Donovan of the New York Empires honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Tony Williams of the Buffalo Beavers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Ray Hayes of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Glenn Francini of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
SP Jerome Comeau of the Toronto Hurons honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
Toronto Hurons: Sam Partridge pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 7 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Buffalo Beavers: Alan Weston gets his 2500th career hit!
Monday, September 28th, 1953
CF Chuck Divine of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
RF Joe Armstrong of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Saturday, September 26th, 1953
Chicago Traders: Ben Barnaby goes 5-5 against the Buffalo Beavers, with 1 2B, 1 RBI and 1 R.
Thursday, September 24th, 1953
Seattle Emeralds: Jose Juarez pitches a 5-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Tuesday, September 22nd, 1953
St. Louis Explorers: Glenn Francini pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 3 strikeouts and 6 BB allowed!
Monday, September 21st, 1953
1B Ron Boccia of the Brooklyn Bluebirds honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
RF Ollie Capell of the Toronto Hurons honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Saturday, September 19th, 1953
Buffalo Beavers: Tony Williams pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 2 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Los Angeles Pobladores: Dave Holt pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 1 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Friday, September 18th, 1953
Boston Terriers: Bob Griffin pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Wednesday, September 16th, 1953
St. Louis Explorers: Gary Sorrells pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 2 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Chicago Hawks: Dana Hilliard pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 8 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Tuesday, September 15th, 1953
Cleveland Bobcats: Skip Shannon pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 7 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Toronto Hurons: Ken Edwards pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 5 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Monday, September 14th, 1953
RF Tuck Wilson of the Brooklyn Bluebirds honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
2B John Warlick of the Toronto Hurons honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Seattle Emeralds: Jose Juarez pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Sunday, September 13th, 1953
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Tuck Wilson goes 5-5 against the Cleveland Bobcats, with 1 2B, 1 RBI and 1 R.
San Francisco Seagulls: Neil Meredith pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, September 12th, 1953
New York Empires: Paul Harlan pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 9 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Thursday, September 10th, 1953
Cleveland Bobcats: Alex Labra pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 1 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Houston Drillers: Ted McCurley pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Bob Griffin pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Wednesday, September 9th, 1953
Detroit Wolverines: Les Nash pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Monday, September 7th, 1953
1B Melbourne Trench of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
RF Dave McLaughlin of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Pittsburgh Industrials: David Acosta pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 5 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Lew Johnson pitches a 2-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Houston Drillers: Javy Velez pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 3 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Ray Hayes pitches a 9-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Toronto Hurons: Jerome Comeau pitches a NO-HITTER against the Seattle Emeralds with 9 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Sunday, September 6th, 1953
Cincinnati Packers: Fred Ahrens pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 7 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Saturday, September 5th, 1953
New York Knickerbockers: John Ambrose pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Philadelphia Quakers: Dick Reddish pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 0 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Bill Rodriguez goes 5-6 against the Boston Terriers, with 2 2B, 2 RBI and 2 R.
Montreal Habitants: Ray Eckhardt goes 5-6 against the Chicago Hawks, with 1 2B, 1 RBI and 1 R.
Montreal Habitants: Terris Martin goes 5-6 against the Chicago Hawks, with 0 RBI and 1 R.
Baltimore Lords: Pete Jones goes 5-5 against the Toronto Hurons, with 1 HR, 3 RBI and 1 R.
Friday, September 4th, 1953
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Gene Lance pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Thursday, September 3rd, 1953
San Francisco Seagulls: Neil Meredith pitches a 9-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Tuesday, September 1st, 1953
3B Harry Osborn of the Cleveland Bobcats honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
SS Jerry Durian of the New York Empires honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Joe Shannon of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Thornton Shadwell of the Houston Drillers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Glenn Francini of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
SP Charlie Lambert of the New York Empires honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
Monday, August 31st, 1953
1B Babe Bennett of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
CF Rusty Long of the Houston Drillers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, August 30th, 1953
Detroit Wolverines: Les Nash pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 6 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Pittsburgh Industrials: Howard Aho got suspended 2 games after ejection following arguing a strike call.
Chicago Hawks: Kim Berger pitches a 4-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 1 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Saturday, August 29th, 1953
Detroit Wolverines: Clay Gillespie pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Pittsburgh Industrials: David Acosta pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Friday, August 28th, 1953
Houston Drillers: Rusty Long hits three home runs against the Montreal Habitants, going 3-3 with 5 RBI and 3 runs scored!
Pittsburgh Industrials: Curt Holland goes 5-5 against the Cincinnati Packers, with 1 3B, 4 RBI and 2 R.
Thursday, August 27th, 1953
Seattle Emeralds: Juan Buenrostro pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 5 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Tuesday, August 25th, 1953
Pittsburgh Industrials: Rick Fleming goes 5-8 against the New York Knickerbockers, with 1 2B, 2 HR, 7 RBI and 4 R.
Monday, August 24th, 1953
CF Rodney Holt of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SP Ray Hayes of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
New York Empires: Paul Harlan pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 7 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Sunday, August 23rd, 1953
St. Louis Explorers: Swanee Law pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, August 22nd, 1953
San Francisco Seagulls: Willie Zarate pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 0 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Pittsburgh Industrials: Sid DeForest pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Ray Hayes pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 8 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Houston Drillers: Thornton Shadwell pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 3 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Friday, August 21st, 1953
Cincinnati Packers: Red Jones pitches a 1-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Cincinnati Packers: Winslow Beaver goes 0-4 against the New York Knickerbockers, ending his hitting streak at 21 games.
San Francisco Seagulls: Jerry Lamont pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Nate Marshall pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Thursday, August 20th, 1953
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Jason Dooley goes 6-7 against the Pittsburgh Industrials, with 0 RBI and 2 R.
Baltimore Lords: Bob Pavey pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 4 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Wednesday, August 19th, 1953
Cincinnati Packers: Winslow Beaver goes 1-5 against the Detroit Wolverines, extending his hitting streak to 20 games!
New York Empires: Charlie Lambert pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 1 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Monday, August 17th, 1953
2B Fritz Custer of the Cleveland Bobcats honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
CF Witness York of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, August 16th, 1953
St. Louis Explorers: Rod Seals goes 5-5 against the Chicago Traders, with 1 2B, 0 RBI and 1 R.
Seattle Emeralds: Juan Buenrostro pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 1 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Cleveland Bobcats: Chuck Hathaway goes 5-6 against the Philadelphia Quakers, with 1 2B, 4 RBI and 2 R.
Toronto Hurons: Sam Partridge pitches a 3-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, August 15th, 1953
Chicago Traders: Jay Crain pitches a 6-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Neil Meredith pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 1 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Friday, August 14th, 1953
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Billy Gibbs pitches a 3-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Chicago Hawks: Dana Hilliard pitches a 5-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Wednesday, August 12th, 1953
Toronto Hurons: Kent Albrecht pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 6 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Tuesday, August 11th, 1953
Seattle Emeralds: Juan Buenrostro pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 2 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Wayne Gibbs pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 7 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Monday, August 10th, 1953
3B Marty Reynolds of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
1B Matt Garrison of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
New York Knickerbockers: Bill Morgan pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 4 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Pittsburgh Industrials: Herman Carter goes 5-5 against the Brooklyn Bluebirds, with 1 3B, 3 RBI and 0 R.
Sunday, August 9th, 1953
Houston Drillers: Thornton Shadwell pitches a 2-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Saturday, August 8th, 1953
Pittsburgh Industrials: Daniel Perez pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 2 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Chicago Traders: Eduardo Rodriguez pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Houston Drillers: Buddy Miller pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 2 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Friday, August 7th, 1953
Cleveland Bobcats: Harry Osborn goes 5-5 against the New York Knickerbockers, with 1 2B, 1 RBI and 5 R.
Chicago Traders: Ken Amison pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Monday, August 3rd, 1953
CF Dennis Black of the Brooklyn Bluebirds honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
LF Jim Spencer of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Billy Gibbs pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 4 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Sunday, August 2nd, 1953
Pittsburgh Industrials: Herman Carter goes 5-6 against the Buffalo Beavers, with 1 2B, 3 RBI and 2 R.
New York Empires: Jerry Durian goes 5-5 against the Chicago Hawks, with 1 2B, 3 RBI and 4 R.
Saturday, August 1st, 1953
SS Bob Jones of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
SS Mike Przybyla of the Seattle Emeralds honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Joe Shannon of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Dan Magdaleno of the Houston Drillers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Don Young of the Buffalo Beavers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
SP Charlie Lambert of the New York Empires honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
Friday, July 31st, 1953
Montreal Habitants: The Montreal Habitants have announced that they set their team focus from 'Win Now!' to 'Rebuild'
Chicago Traders: Joe Shannon pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Monday, July 27th, 1953
RF Rick Fleming of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
2B Steve Henderson of the Houston Drillers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
New York Empires: Charlie Lambert pitches a 7-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 7 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Saturday, July 25th, 1953
Detroit Wolverines: Clay Gillespie pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Cleveland Bobcats: Alex Labra pitches a 9-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 1 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Buffalo Beavers: Tony Williams pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Los Angeles Pobladores: Jim Meier pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 4 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Wednesday, July 22nd, 1953
Buffalo Beavers: Lance DeWald goes 5-6 against the Philadelphia Quakers, with 1 2B, 3 RBI and 3 R.
Seattle Emeralds: Jimmy Sanders pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Los Angeles Pobladores: Angel Pierce pitches a 3-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 6 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Tuesday, July 21st, 1953
Boston Terriers: Rankin Meadows was suspended 4 games after ejection following a brawl.
Toronto Hurons: Sam Partridge was suspended 9 games after ejection following a brawl.
Monday, July 20th, 1953
RF Bert Carter of the Cincinnati Packers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SS Mike Przybyla of the Seattle Emeralds honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, July 19th, 1953
New York Empires: Bob Ott pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 5 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Friday, July 17th, 1953
Baltimore Lords: Butch Mills goes 5-5 against the Los Angeles Pobladores, with 1 2B, 1 HR, 2 RBI and 1 R.
Thursday, July 16th, 1953
Seattle Emeralds: Gabe Aviles pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 8 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Cleveland Bobcats: Fritz Custer goes 5-6 against the Philadelphia Quakers, with 2 2B, 2 RBI and 1 R.
Monday, July 13th, 1953
2B Toby Ramsey of the Philadelphia Quakers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
2B Al Cobley of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, July 12th, 1953
Montreal Habitants: Bill Wojciehowicz pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 1 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, July 11th, 1953
Detroit Wolverines: Pete Turnbull pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Montreal Habitants: Mitchell Decker launches his 300th career home run!
Friday, July 10th, 1953
Los Angeles Pobladores: Taylor Komisar pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 2 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Wednesday, July 8th, 1953
Philadelphia Quakers: Ken Gaudet goes 5-8 against the St. Louis Explorers, with 1 HR, 1 RBI and 1 R.
Tuesday, July 7th, 1953
St. Louis Explorers: John Lawson pitches a 9-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 7 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Juan Buenrostro pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Monday, July 6th, 1953
C Billy Hall of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
2B Steve Henderson of the Houston Drillers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
National Baseball League All-Star Game Selections announced:
SP Fred Ahrens (CIN) - 10-3, 2.76 ERA, 133.2 IP, 1.38 WHIP, 4.0 K/9, 1.5 WAR
SP John Ambrose (NYK) - 7-9, 3.86 ERA, 144.2 IP, 1.27 WHIP, 3.7 K/9, 2.0 WAR
SP Clay Gillespie (DET) - 6-6, 2.66 ERA, 125.1 IP, 1.36 WHIP, 3.7 K/9, 3.7 WAR
SP Chuck Hathaway (CLE) - 7-9, 3.30 ERA, 128.0 IP, 1.19 WHIP, 3.7 K/9, 2.6 WAR
SP Gene Lance (BRO) - 8-10, 3.98 ERA, 156.0 IP, 1.40 WHIP, 4.6 K/9, 2.5 WAR
SP Swanee Law (STL) - 13-4, 3.08 ERA, 140.1 IP, 1.31 WHIP, 4.6 K/9, 3.3 WAR
SP Les Nash (DET) - 11-7, 3.12 ERA, 141.1 IP, 1.03 WHIP, 3.4 K/9, 2.6 WAR
SP Dick Reddish (PHI) - 3-9, 5.50 ERA, 86.2 IP, 1.73 WHIP, 2.1 K/9, 1.9 WAR
SP Joe Shannon (CHI) - 8-8, 3.78 ERA, 147.2 IP, 1.35 WHIP, 3.5 K/9, 3.6 WAR
SP Rick Sumner (NYK) - 8-6, 2.62 ERA, 117.0 IP, 1.24 WHIP, 2.8 K/9, 2.5 WAR
SP Ray Underwood (BUF) - 6-2, 2.30 ERA, 105.2 IP, 1.12 WHIP, 2.6 K/9, 2.7 WAR
SP Tony Williams (BUF) - 10-6, 2.80 ERA, 138.1 IP, 1.00 WHIP, 5.4 K/9, 4.6 WAR
RP Carter Middleton (BUF) - 4-2, 2.13 ERA, 38.0 IP, 1.24 WHIP, 6.4 K/9, 0.9 WAR
CL Tony Gregory (PHI) - 3-2, 9 SV, 2.14 ERA, 54.2 IP, 1.24 WHIP, 4.6 K/9, 1.0 WAR
CL Leon Johnson (STL) - 2-1, 1.87 ERA, 43.1 IP, 1.15 WHIP, 3.1 K/9, 0.2 WAR
CL Marcos Lopez (NYK) - 1-6, 7 SV, 4.94 ERA, 31.0 IP, 1.55 WHIP, 4.1 K/9, 0.7 WAR
CL Drew McDermott (PIT) - 5-4, 11 SV, 3.63 ERA, 39.2 IP, 1.31 WHIP, 8.6 K/9, 1.9 WAR
CL Otis Singleton (DET) - 6-2, 8 SV, 4.01 ERA, 33.2 IP, 1.43 WHIP, 5.9 K/9, 0.9 WAR
C Pat Clark (DET) - .275/.330/.409, 247 AB, 4 HR, 105 wRC+, 1.8 WAR
C Billy Hall (CHI) - .333/.399/.473, 258 AB, 5 HR, 144 wRC+, 3.0 WAR
C Walter Marshall (STL) - .277/.321/.394, 249 AB, 6 HR, 100 wRC+, 1.5 WAR
1B Herman Carter (PIT) - .314/.386/.479, 315 AB, 10 HR, 144 wRC+, 1.9 WAR
1B Rip Gibbons (PHI) - .360/.399/.540, 311 AB, 12 HR, 163 wRC+, 3.7 WAR
1B Goodman James (CLE) - .287/.430/.514, 216 AB, 12 HR, 169 wRC+, 1.5 WAR
1B Melbourne Trench (CHI) - .290/.380/.539, 310 AB, 20 HR, 155 wRC+, 2.9 WAR
2B John Atwood (PIT) - .292/.348/.416, 178 AB, 3 HR, 5 SB, 113 wRC+, 0.7 WAR
2B Richie Dingman (DET) - .308/.371/.426, 289 AB, 4 HR, 7 SB, 122 wRC+, 2.4 WAR
2B Steve Hurst (NYK) - .255/.285/.344, 294 AB, 2 HR, 2 SB, 70 wRC+, 0.7 WAR
2B Lanny Johnson (BRO) - .305/.351/.532, 308 AB, 16 HR, 3 SB, 140 wRC+, 2.8 WAR
2B Richard Willin (STL) - .321/.451/.516, 215 AB, 8 HR, 175 wRC+, 3.4 WAR
3B Allan Houston (CIN) - .272/.374/.588, 228 AB, 20 HR, 161 wRC+, 3.0 WAR
3B Harry Osborn (CLE) - .293/.404/.467, 287 AB, 10 HR, 145 wRC+, 2.7 WAR
3B Rod Seals (STL) - .310/.360/.495, 329 AB, 13 HR, 7 SB, 140 wRC+, 3.4 WAR
3B Billy West (CHI) - .311/.377/.495, 325 AB, 13 HR, 2 SB, 143 wRC+, 3.8 WAR
3B Alan Weston (BUF) - .318/.413/.522, 255 AB, 9 HR, 1 SB, 162 wRC+, 3.1 WAR
SS Bob Jones (NYK) - .325/.428/.566, 286 AB, 18 HR, 4 SB, 174 wRC+, 4.5 WAR
SS Lenny Volner (DET) - .219/.290/.327, 260 AB, 5 HR, 1 SB, 70 wRC+, 1.5 WAR
SS Reid Wysocki (PHI) - .337/.372/.480, 273 AB, 8 HR, 1 SB, 139 wRC+, 2.5 WAR
LF Joe Rigoli (CIN) - .338/.411/.564, 275 AB, 17 HR, 1 SB, 170 wRC+, 3.7 WAR
LF Antonio Stickel (DET) - .286/.399/.475, 276 AB, 11 HR, 13 SB, 149 wRC+, 2.8 WAR
CF Dennis Black (BRO) - .345/.423/.555, 238 AB, 9 HR, 7 SB, 173 wRC+, 3.8 WAR
CF Curt Holland (PIT) - .294/.367/.474, 306 AB, 14 HR, 6 SB, 131 wRC+, 2.5 WAR
RF Rick Fleming (PIT) - .351/.424/.583, 302 AB, 16 HR, 6 SB, 179 wRC+, 4.0 WAR
RF John Horvath (DET) - .259/.327/.420, 293 AB, 10 HR, 109 wRC+, 1.2 WAR
RF Lou Wilson (CHI) - .322/.403/.530, 304 AB, 14 HR, 161 wRC+, 3.2 WAR
American Baseball League All-Star Game Selections announced:
SP Kent Albrecht (TOR) - 8-6, 3.07 ERA, 134.2 IP, 1.22 WHIP, 5.5 K/9, 3.5 WAR
SP Juan Buenrostro (SEA) - 7-6, 3.79 ERA, 111.2 IP, 1.23 WHIP, 5.9 K/9, 3.7 WAR
SP Bill Burris (HOU) - 8-8, 3.03 ERA, 163.1 IP, 1.11 WHIP, 4.0 K/9, 3.2 WAR
SP Bruce Catto (MON) - 5-7, 3.31 ERA, 103.1 IP, 1.21 WHIP, 4.0 K/9, 1.9 WAR
SP Wayne Gibbs (NYE) - 4-7, 3.47 ERA, 96.0 IP, 1.27 WHIP, 5.4 K/9, 2.7 WAR
SP Bob Griffin (BOS) - 11-7, 3.48 ERA, 155.1 IP, 1.24 WHIP, 4.0 K/9, 3.3 WAR
SP Ray Hayes (SFS) - 12-2, 2.16 ERA, 121.0 IP, 1.07 WHIP, 3.8 K/9, 4.0 WAR
SP Jimmie Johnson (MON) - 7-4, 2.78 ERA, 103.2 IP, 1.16 WHIP, 3.0 K/9, 1.1 WAR
SP Ben McHargue (BOS) - 12-5, 3.68 ERA, 134.1 IP, 1.20 WHIP, 3.8 K/9, 2.4 WAR
SP Neil Meredith (SFS) - 6-6, 2.52 ERA, 135.2 IP, 1.22 WHIP, 3.4 K/9, 2.0 WAR
SP Sam Partridge (TOR) - 9-5, 2.17 ERA, 145.1 IP, 1.00 WHIP, 6.1 K/9, 5.7 WAR
SP Percell Russell (LAP) - 8-3, 3.45 ERA, 109.2 IP, 1.06 WHIP, 4.1 K/9, 3.3 WAR
SP Joe Sherman (BAL) - 9-5, 3.18 ERA, 127.1 IP, 1.12 WHIP, 3.6 K/9, 1.5 WAR
SP Charlie Sinclair (TOR) - 7-6, 3.91 ERA, 122.0 IP, 1.38 WHIP, 4.6 K/9, 2.9 WAR
SP Hank Tobey (SEA) - 10-4, 2.42 ERA, 130.1 IP, 0.96 WHIP, 6.1 K/9, 3.6 WAR
SP Steve Van der Pas (MON) - 10-4, 3.75 ERA, 129.2 IP, 1.20 WHIP, 6.6 K/9, 2.4 WAR
RP Woody Cooksey (BOS) - 4-1, 12 SV, 3.48 ERA, 31.0 IP, 1.26 WHIP, 6.7 K/9, 0.0 WAR
RP John Nestor (LAP) - 0-3, 3.23 ERA, 30.2 IP, 1.43 WHIP, 5.3 K/9, 0.3 WAR
RP Dick Reilly (MON) - 3-2, 4 SV, 1.61 ERA, 28.0 IP, 1.18 WHIP, 3.5 K/9, 0.4 WAR
RP Rick Siesel (CHH) - 6-3, 6 SV, 2.31 ERA, 58.1 IP, 1.11 WHIP, 4.9 K/9, 1.2 WAR
RP Tom Tattersall (NYE) - 4-3, 3.76 ERA, 52.2 IP, 1.50 WHIP, 3.9 K/9, -0.0 WAR
RP Ivan Thomas (SEA) - 1-3, 4 SV, 3.00 ERA, 21.0 IP, 1.43 WHIP, 7.3 K/9, 0.2 WAR
RP Charlie Tovar (SEA) - 3-0, 8 SV, 3.38 ERA, 37.1 IP, 1.04 WHIP, 4.8 K/9, -0.0 WAR
CL Bob Baker (NYE) - 5-3, 3.67 ERA, 68.2 IP, 1.35 WHIP, 2.6 K/9, 0.9 WAR
CL Mike Lowe (LAP) - 1-2, 8 SV, 2.43 ERA, 40.2 IP, 1.43 WHIP, 5.5 K/9, 0.6 WAR
C Frankie Barton (BOS) - .323/.452/.544, 158 AB, 7 HR, 179 wRC+, 3.0 WAR
C Royce Ingram (LAP) - .270/.383/.408, 174 AB, 3 HR, 125 wRC+, 1.9 WAR
C Ernie Rampart (NYE) - .326/.350/.540, 239 AB, 10 HR, 146 wRC+, 2.7 WAR
C Jim Shepherd (CHH) - .302/.360/.449, 205 AB, 4 HR, 1 SB, 128 wRC+, 1.9 WAR
1B Dave Bacon (SEA) - .314/.431/.525, 280 AB, 14 HR, 171 wRC+, 2.4 WAR
1B Matt Garrison (CHH) - .250/.299/.493, 144 AB, 9 HR, 118 wRC+, 0.3 WAR
1B Tom McNeese (LAP) - .312/.368/.512, 260 AB, 10 HR, 1 SB, 145 wRC+, 1.7 WAR
1B Victor Morera (NYE) - .309/.362/.418, 282 AB, 3 HR, 14 SB, 117 wRC+, 2.1 WAR
1B Charlie Steinberg (TOR) - .309/.357/.543, 269 AB, 14 HR, 149 wRC+, 2.6 WAR
2B Harold Batkin (SEA) - .333/.442/.620, 279 AB, 19 HR, 3 SB, 194 wRC+, 6.3 WAR
2B Steve Henderson (HOU) - .315/.361/.500, 286 AB, 12 HR, 10 SB, 139 wRC+, 1.9 WAR
3B Don Green (NYE) - .300/.347/.453, 300 AB, 13 HR, 120 wRC+, 2.1 WAR
3B Pete Jones (BAL) - .278/.338/.437, 309 AB, 8 HR, 4 SB, 111 wRC+, 2.5 WAR
3B Roy McDonald (BOS) - .286/.359/.485, 241 AB, 12 HR, 133 wRC+, 2.4 WAR
3B Marty Reynolds (LAP) - .303/.339/.561, 228 AB, 15 HR, 149 wRC+, 2.3 WAR
SS Tom Dillard (BOS) - .341/.421/.643, 258 AB, 17 HR, 5 SB, 186 wRC+, 4.7 WAR
SS Butch Mills (BAL) - .346/.419/.571, 205 AB, 8 HR, 177 wRC+, 4.0 WAR
SS Bill Rodriguez (SFS) - .292/.345/.411, 185 AB, 4 HR, 6 SB, 109 wRC+, 2.8 WAR
LF Jim Griffin (CHH) - .295/.369/.575, 292 AB, 23 HR, 159 wRC+, 2.8 WAR
LF Charlie Ragan (BAL) - .304/.390/.465, 217 AB, 8 HR, 1 SB, 139 wRC+, 1.8 WAR
LF John Young (TOR) - .301/.389/.529, 259 AB, 12 HR, 2 SB, 155 wRC+, 2.7 WAR
CF Jose Juarez (SEA) - .260/.326/.393, 173 AB, 4 HR, 2 SB, 101 wRC+, 1.0 WAR
CF Witness York (BAL) - .319/.447/.562, 288 AB, 19 HR, 2 SB, 184 wRC+, 5.0 WAR
RF Joe Armstrong (BAL) - .332/.376/.539, 193 AB, 7 HR, 155 wRC+, 1.8 WAR
RF Hamilton Craft (LAP) - .258/.369/.483, 267 AB, 14 HR, 140 wRC+, 2.8 WAR
RF Dave McLaughlin (SFS) - .346/.403/.583, 266 AB, 15 HR, 5 SB, 175 wRC+, 4.1 WAR
RF Keith Owens (HOU) - .310/.342/.552, 319 AB, 15 HR, 5 SB, 147 wRC+, 3.3 WAR
RF George Smith (BOS) - .266/.318/.519, 320 AB, 13 HR, 8 SB, 122 wRC+, 2.2 WAR
Saturday, July 4th, 1953
New York Knickerbockers: Foster Henry pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 6 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Toronto Hurons: Kent Albrecht pitches a 3-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 8 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Wednesday, July 1st, 1953
CF Dennis Black of the Brooklyn Bluebirds honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
CF Witness York of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Dave Keen of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Harry Vickers of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Glenn Francini of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
SS Ron Semmens of the New York Empires honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
Cincinnati Packers: Joe Rigoli goes 5-6 against the New York Knickerbockers, with 1 HR, 1 RBI and 2 R.
Pittsburgh Industrials: Curt Holland goes 5-5 against the Philadelphia Quakers, with 1 2B, 1 HR, 1 RBI and 1 R.
Tuesday, June 30th, 1953
Cleveland Bobcats: Van Ciardullo pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Monday, June 29th, 1953
CF Dennis Black of the Brooklyn Bluebirds honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SS Tom Dillard of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Chicago Hawks: The Chicago Hawks have announced that they set their team focus from 'Win Now!' to 'Rebuild'
New York Knickerbockers: Bill Morgan pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 7 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Houston Drillers: Steve Henderson goes 5-5 against the Chicago Hawks, with 1 HR, 2 RBI and 2 R.
Sunday, June 28th, 1953
San Francisco Seagulls: Ray Hayes pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Toronto Hurons: Kent Albrecht pitches a 7-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 10 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Saturday, June 27th, 1953
Cincinnati Packers: Fred Ahrens pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 8 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Friday, June 26th, 1953
Detroit Wolverines: Les Nash pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 7 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
New York Knickerbockers: Bill Morgan pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 7 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Thursday, June 25th, 1953
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Mickey Halifax pitches a 4-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 5 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Tuesday, June 23rd, 1953
Chicago Traders: Jay Crain pitches a 1-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Gabe Aviles pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Toronto Hurons: Kent Albrecht pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Monday, June 22nd, 1953
LF Antonio Stickel of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
1B Charlie Steinberg of the Toronto Hurons honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Chicago Traders: Dave Keen pitches a 3-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 1 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, June 20th, 1953
Seattle Emeralds: Ron Nelson pitches a 8-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 6 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Wednesday, June 17th, 1953
San Francisco Seagulls: Jerry Lamont pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Curt Patterson pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 1 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Tuesday, June 16th, 1953
Toronto Hurons: Phil Bass pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 2 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
St. Louis Explorers: Glenn Francini pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 2 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Monday, June 15th, 1953
CF Chuck Divine of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
LF Jim Griffin of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Baltimore Lords: The Baltimore Lords have announced that they set their team focus from 'Rebuild' to 'Neutral'
Sunday, June 14th, 1953
St. Louis Explorers: Orlando Gutierrez goes 6-7 against the Cleveland Bobcats, with 1 HR, 5 RBI and 3 R.
St. Louis Explorers: Dutch Stucki goes 5-6 against the Cleveland Bobcats, with 1 2B, 2 RBI and 3 R.
Thursday, June 11th, 1953
Boston Terriers: Harry Vickers pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 7 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Wednesday, June 10th, 1953
Cleveland Bobcats: Chuck Hathaway pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Houston Drillers: Bill Burris pitches a 4-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 4 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Tuesday, June 9th, 1953
Chicago Traders: Melbourne Trench gets his 2000th career hit!
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Gene Lance pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 8 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Monday, June 8th, 1953
CF Dennis Black of the Brooklyn Bluebirds honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SS Steve Peyton of the Montreal Habitants honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, June 7th, 1953
Buffalo Beavers: Don Young pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Bob Ott pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 5 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Chicago Traders: Jay Crain pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Clint Schultz pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Friday, June 5th, 1953
Chicago Traders: Dave Keen pitches a 4-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 8 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Philadelphia Quakers: Paul Cluff pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 6 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Montreal Habitants: Pete Godwin pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 0 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Thursday, June 4th, 1953
Chicago Hawks: Doug Siegel pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Cleveland Bobcats: Goodman James hits three home runs against the Philadelphia Quakers, going 3-4 with 6 RBI and 4 runs scored!
Tuesday, June 2nd, 1953
St. Louis Explorers: Hal Monroe goes 5-5 against the Philadelphia Quakers, with 1 HR, 3 RBI and 1 R.
Monday, June 1st, 1953
3B Billy West of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
RF Dave McLaughlin of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
RF Rick Fleming of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
2B Harold Batkin of the Seattle Emeralds honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Mike Myers of the Buffalo Beavers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Bob Griffin of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Jim Hagerty of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
2B Ron Semmens of the New York Empires honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
Sunday, May 31st, 1953
Cleveland Bobcats: Chuck Hathaway pitches a 9-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Saturday, May 30th, 1953
Chicago Traders: Billy West goes 5-6 against the Detroit Wolverines, with 1 HR, 3 RBI and 3 R.
Friday, May 29th, 1953
Montreal Habitants: Jimmie Johnson pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 1 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Thursday, May 28th, 1953
Philadelphia Quakers: Gary Harmon goes 5-6 against the Cleveland Bobcats, with 1 2B, 2 RBI and 3 R.
Toronto Hurons: Kent Albrecht pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Wednesday, May 27th, 1953
St. Louis Explorers: Rod Seals goes 0-5 against the Chicago Traders, ending his hitting streak at 23 games.
Tuesday, May 26th, 1953
San Francisco Seagulls: Neil Meredith pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 2 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Monday, May 25th, 1953
1B Herman Carter of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
LF Jim Spencer of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, May 24th, 1953
Chicago Traders: Ken Warren goes 5-5 against the Pittsburgh Industrials, with 1 2B, 2 RBI and 3 R.
Montreal Habitants: Jimmie Johnson pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Buffalo Beavers: Tony Williams pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 7 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Saturday, May 23rd, 1953
St. Louis Explorers: Rod Seals goes 2-5 against the Cincinnati Packers, extending his hitting streak to 20 games!
Friday, May 22nd, 1953
San Francisco Seagulls: Willie Zarate pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 0 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Thursday, May 21st, 1953
Detroit Wolverines: Les Nash pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Wednesday, May 20th, 1953
Detroit Wolverines: Clay Gillespie pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Chicago Traders: Dave Keen pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 6 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Chicago Hawks: Jim Shepherd hits for the CYCLE, going 4-4 against the Baltimore Lords, with 6 RBI and 4 runs scored.
Monday, May 18th, 1953
2B Lanny Johnson of the Brooklyn Bluebirds honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
RF George Smith of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, May 17th, 1953
St. Louis Explorers: Don Strong pitches a 3-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 2 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Saturday, May 16th, 1953
Chicago Hawks: Kim Berger pitches a 4-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 0 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Neil Meredith pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Thursday, May 14th, 1953
Seattle Emeralds: Hank Tobey pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 8 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Wednesday, May 13th, 1953
Montreal Habitants: Jimmie Johnson pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Joe Sherman pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Tuesday, May 12th, 1953
Toronto Hurons: Kent Albrecht pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Monday, May 11th, 1953
LF Biff Baldwin of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SS Jerry Durian of the New York Empires honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Boston Terriers: Bob Griffin pitches a 4-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Sunday, May 10th, 1953
Cleveland Bobcats: Jimmy Herrman pitches a 4-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Ben McHargue pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 7 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Saturday, May 9th, 1953
Pittsburgh Industrials: Lee Bunge goes 5-8 against the Cincinnati Packers, with 2 2B, 1 3B, 3 RBI and 2 R.
Friday, May 8th, 1953
Cincinnati Packers: Ralph King goes 5-5 against the Pittsburgh Industrials, with 0 RBI and 1 R.
Seattle Emeralds: Hank Tobey pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Gomer Cooper pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Monday, May 4th, 1953
LF Sherry Lewis of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
LF Jim Griffin of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Cincinnati Packers: Harry Miller pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 1 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Sunday, May 3rd, 1953
Cincinnati Packers: Gus Ennis was suspended 4 games after ejection following a brawl.
Philadelphia Quakers: Paul Cluff was suspended 6 games after ejection following a brawl.
San Francisco Seagulls: Jerry Lamont pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 2 strikeouts and 6 BB allowed!
Friday, May 1st, 1953
SS Bob Jones of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
SS Tom Dillard of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Les Nash of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Ray Hayes of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
RP Don Young of the Buffalo Beavers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
SP Charlie Lambert of the New York Empires honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
Chicago Traders: Joe Shannon pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Joe Sherman pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Wednesday, April 29th, 1953
San Francisco Seagulls: Ray Hayes pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Tuesday, April 28th, 1953
Detroit Wolverines: Gene Wingate pitches a 11-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Monday, April 27th, 1953
RF Lou Wilson of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SS Tom Dillard of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Los Angeles Pobladores: Percell Russell pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 6 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Sunday, April 26th, 1953
Seattle Emeralds: Hank Tobey pitches a 5-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 8 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Friday, April 24th, 1953
St. Louis Explorers: Swanee Law pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Thursday, April 23rd, 1953
Montreal Habitants: Jimmie Johnson pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Wednesday, April 22nd, 1953
St. Louis Explorers: John Simpson gets his 2000th career hit!
Tuesday, April 21st, 1953
Detroit Wolverines: Ray Barker pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Pittsburgh Industrials: Curt Holland goes 5-6 against the St. Louis Explorers, with 1 HR, 1 RBI and 4 R.
Cincinnati Packers: Red Jones pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Toronto Hurons: Charlie Sinclair pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 8 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Hank Tobey pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Tom Dillard goes 5-5 against the New York Empires, with 1 HR, 1 RBI and 3 R.
Monday, April 20th, 1953
LF Antonio Stickel of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SS Tom Dillard of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Detroit Wolverines: Les Nash pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Sunday, April 19th, 1953
St. Louis Explorers: Swanee Law pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 5 strikeouts and 7 BB allowed!
New York Knickerbockers: John Ambrose pitches a 9-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Joe Sherman pitches a 3-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Friday, April 17th, 1953
Chicago Hawks: Eddie Golden pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Buffalo Beavers: Joe Banner goes 5-5 against the Cincinnati Packers, with 1 2B, 3 RBI and 1 R.
Tuesday, April 14th, 1953
Cleveland Bobcats: Chuck Hathaway pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Sunday, March 22nd, 1953
New York Empires: Removed Russ Wellman from the trading block.
Saturday, November 1st, 1952
3B Harry Osborn of the Cleveland Bobcats honored: Wins the 1952 MLB NBL Most Valuable Player Award.
SP Tony Williams of the Buffalo Beavers honored: Wins the 1952 MLB NBL Royal Ricketts Award.
1B Herman Carter of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Finished 2nd in 1952 MLB NBL Most Valuable Player Award voting.
SP Joe Shannon of the Chicago Traders honored: Finished 2nd in 1952 MLB NBL Royal Ricketts Award voting.
C Billy Hall of the Chicago Traders honored: Finished 3rd in 1952 MLB NBL Most Valuable Player Award voting.
SP Clay Gillespie of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Finished 3rd in 1952 MLB NBL Royal Ricketts Award voting.
CF Witness York of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the 1952 MLB ABL Most Valuable Player Award.
SP Ray Hayes of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the 1952 MLB ABL Royal Ricketts Award.
SS Jerry Durian of the New York Empires honored: Finished 2nd in 1952 MLB ABL Most Valuable Player Award voting.
SP Percell Russell of the Los Angeles Pobladores honored: Finished 2nd in 1952 MLB ABL Royal Ricketts Award voting.
2B Harold Batkin of the Seattle Emeralds honored: Finished 3rd in 1952 MLB ABL Most Valuable Player Award voting.
SP Sam Partridge of the Toronto Hurons honored: Finished 3rd in 1952 MLB ABL Royal Ricketts Award voting.
Monday, October 27th, 1952
Chicago Traders: The owner took $1,995,126 in cash as profit for this year.
Detroit Wolverines: The owner took $2,108,611 in cash as profit for this year.
Cleveland Bobcats: The owner took $938,154 in cash as profit for this year.
Cincinnati Packers: The owner took $1,076,790 in cash as profit for this year.
St. Louis Explorers: The owner took $1,424,016 in cash as profit for this year.
Buffalo Beavers: The owner took $1,884,682 in cash as profit for this year.
New York Knickerbockers: The owner took $1,983,871 in cash as profit for this year.
Philadelphia Quakers: The owner took $1,569,814 in cash as profit for this year.
Brooklyn Bluebirds: The owner took $1,568,806 in cash as profit for this year.
Pittsburgh Industrials: The owner took $1,260,329 in cash as profit for this year.
Houston Drillers: The owner took $970,557 in cash as profit for this year.
Los Angeles Pobladores: The owner took $1,659,189 in cash as profit for this year.
San Francisco Seagulls: The owner took $1,292,108 in cash as profit for this year.
Seattle Emeralds: The owner took $1,248,760 in cash as profit for this year.
Chicago Hawks: The owner took $1,102,278 in cash as profit for this year.
Montreal Habitants: The owner took $869,785 in cash as profit for this year.
New York Empires: The owner took $1,046,872 in cash as profit for this year.
Toronto Hurons: The owner took $1,170,052 in cash as profit for this year.
Baltimore Lords: The owner took $1,705,220 in cash as profit for this year.
Boston Terriers: The owner took $1,230,355 in cash as profit for this year.
Saturday, October 25th, 1952
Baltimore Lords: Joe Sherman pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
LF Ben Kelley of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the 1952 World Series MVP Award.
Thursday, October 23rd, 1952
Detroit Wolverines: Les Nash pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Sunday, October 19th, 1952
Baltimore Lords: Gomer Cooper pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Saturday, October 18th, 1952
Baltimore Lords: Witness York sets the ABL playoff extra-inning game record for bases on balls with 4.
Wednesday, October 15th, 1952
2B Richie Dingman of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the 1952 MLB NBL League Championship Series MVP Award.
Tuesday, October 14th, 1952
RF Joe Armstrong of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the 1952 MLB ABL League Championship Series MVP Award.
Sunday, October 12th, 1952
Baltimore Lords: Gomer Cooper pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Detroit Wolverines: Clay Gillespie pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 2 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Saturday, October 4th, 1952
Montreal Habitants: Adrian Cook pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 5 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Friday, October 3rd, 1952
Toronto Hurons: Charlie Steinberg goes 5-5 against the San Francisco Seagulls, with 1 2B, 3 RBI and 1 R.
Baltimore Lords: Curt Patterson pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Thursday, October 2nd, 1952
Los Angeles Pobladores: Jim Meier pitches a 2-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 9 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Wednesday, October 1st, 1952
1B Herman Carter of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
2B Harold Batkin of the Seattle Emeralds honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Tony Williams of the Buffalo Beavers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Ray Hayes of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
1B Ron Boccia of the Brooklyn Bluebirds honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
SP Kirk Abalon of the Los Angeles Pobladores honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
Detroit Wolverines: Ray Barker pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Buffalo Beavers: Zip Cooper goes 5-6 against the St. Louis Explorers, with 2 2B, 1 3B, 2 RBI and 1 R.
Toronto Hurons: Kent Albrecht pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 6 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Tuesday, September 30th, 1952
Chicago Traders: Ken Amison pitches a NO-HITTER against the Philadelphia Quakers with 7 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
New York Knickerbockers: Victor Rojas goes 6-7 against the Cincinnati Packers, with 1 2B, 1 3B, 4 RBI and 1 R.
Monday, September 29th, 1952
CF Dennis Black of the Brooklyn Bluebirds honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
RF Willie Terry of the Montreal Habitants honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Pittsburgh Industrials: David Acosta pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 11 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Chicago Traders: Joe Shannon pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 8 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Ben Flowers pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Houston Drillers: Ted McCurley pitches a 6-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 8 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Sunday, September 28th, 1952
New York Empires: Tom Green pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 1 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Saturday, September 27th, 1952
Buffalo Beavers: Aart MacDonald pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Clint Schultz pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 6 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Friday, September 26th, 1952
Buffalo Beavers: Tony Williams pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Bob Griffin pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 9 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Danny Fortunata pitches a 5-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 5 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Tuesday, September 23rd, 1952
Detroit Wolverines: Les Nash pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 7 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Joe Sherman pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Monday, September 22nd, 1952
3B Chuck Divine of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SS Bill Rodriguez of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, September 21st, 1952
Cleveland Bobcats: Larry Boes was suspended 4 games after ejection following a brawl.
Detroit Wolverines: Lou Edwards was suspended 6 games after ejection following a brawl.
New York Knickerbockers: John Ambrose pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Ron Root was suspended 5 games after ejection following a brawl.
Houston Drillers: Buddy Miller was suspended 6 games after ejection following a brawl.
Chicago Traders: Dave Keen pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 4 strikeouts and 7 BB allowed!
Chicago Hawks: Kurt Schott pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, September 20th, 1952
Montreal Habitants: Bruce Catto pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Friday, September 19th, 1952
Toronto Hurons: Ted Wood goes 5-5 against the Los Angeles Pobladores, with 1 2B, 1 HR, 2 RBI and 3 R.
Thursday, September 18th, 1952
Detroit Wolverines: Les Nash pitches a 2-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 7 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Willie Zarate pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 3 strikeouts and 6 BB allowed!
Wednesday, September 17th, 1952
Chicago Traders: Dave Keen pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 6 strikeouts and 6 BB allowed!
Cleveland Bobcats: Jimmy Herrman pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 2 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Monday, September 15th, 1952
3B Rod Seals of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
RF Keith Owens of the Houston Drillers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Chicago Traders: Joe Shannon pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 7 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Detroit Wolverines: Clay Gillespie pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Tom Green pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Sunday, September 14th, 1952
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Jock Casey pitches a 9-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Cleveland Bobcats: Chuck Hathaway pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 4 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Saturday, September 13th, 1952
New York Knickerbockers: John Ambrose pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Montreal Habitants: Jimmie Johnson pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 5 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Friday, September 12th, 1952
St. Louis Explorers: Gary Sorrells pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 6 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Buffalo Beavers: Tony Williams pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Thursday, September 11th, 1952
Chicago Hawks: Jose Saucedo pitches a 4-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 5 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Tom Green pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 8 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Cleveland Bobcats: Alex Labra pitches a 9-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 6 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Tuesday, September 9th, 1952
Detroit Wolverines: Lou Edwards pitches a 3-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Ben Flowers pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Joe Seidel goes 5-5 against the Houston Drillers, with 1 RBI and 1 R.
Monday, September 8th, 1952
1B Herman Carter of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
3B Don Green of the New York Empires honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Buffalo Beavers: Tony Williams pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 2 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Saturday, September 6th, 1952
Baltimore Lords: Curt Patterson pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Friday, September 5th, 1952
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Manny James pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 7 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Buffalo Beavers: Tony Williams pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Tuesday, September 2nd, 1952
Cincinnati Packers: Red Davis pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Wayne Gibbs pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 6 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Monday, September 1st, 1952
1B Orlando Gutierrez of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SP Tom Green of the New York Empires honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
CF Rodney Holt of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
1B Matt Garrison of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Joe Shannon of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Bill Burris of the Houston Drillers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
1B Ron Boccia of the Brooklyn Bluebirds honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
RP Javy Velez of the Houston Drillers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
Boston Terriers: Ben McHargue pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Sunday, August 31st, 1952
Buffalo Beavers: Tony Williams pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Toronto Hurons: Charlie Sinclair pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Bob Griffin pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Los Angeles Pobladores: Percell Russell pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 6 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Tom Green pitches a 2-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Saturday, August 30th, 1952
New York Empires: Virgil Donovan was suspended 4 games after ejection following a brawl.
San Francisco Seagulls: Jake Lyon was suspended 4 games after ejection following a brawl.
Friday, August 29th, 1952
New York Empires: Wayne Gibbs pitches a 3-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Gabe Aviles pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Wednesday, August 27th, 1952
New York Knickerbockers: Foster Henry pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 6 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Gary Clarke pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 6 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Tuesday, August 26th, 1952
Seattle Emeralds: Jose Juarez pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Toronto Hurons: Kent Albrecht pitches a 6-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Monday, August 25th, 1952
3B Harry Osborn of the Cleveland Bobcats honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
C Jim Shepherd of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Montreal Habitants: Bruce Catto pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 11 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Sunday, August 24th, 1952
Chicago Traders: Ken Amison pitches a 5-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
St. Louis Explorers: Swanee Law pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 8 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, August 23rd, 1952
New York Knickerbockers: Foster Henry pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 2 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Ben Flowers pitches a 6-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 1 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Montreal Habitants: Jimmie Johnson pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 5 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Friday, August 22nd, 1952
Montreal Habitants: Bruce Catto pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 7 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Thursday, August 21st, 1952
Chicago Traders: Dave Keen pitches a 6-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Chicago Hawks: Kurt Schott pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Toronto Hurons: Charlie Sinclair pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Wednesday, August 20th, 1952
Buffalo Beavers: Tony Williams pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 7 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Detroit Wolverines: Clay Gillespie pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Houston Drillers: Dan Magdaleno pitches a 2-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 1 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Tom Green pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 1 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Tuesday, August 19th, 1952
Chicago Traders: Eduardo Rodriguez pitches a 4-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Ray Jones was suspended 5 games after ejection following a brawl.
Houston Drillers: Ted McCurley was suspended 6 games after ejection following a brawl.
Boston Terriers: Clint Schultz pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Montreal Habitants: Steve Van der Pas pitches a NO-HITTER against the Toronto Hurons with 9 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Monday, August 18th, 1952
RF Lou Wilson of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
C Royce Ingram of the Los Angeles Pobladores honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, August 17th, 1952
Houston Drillers: Ben Lasker goes 5-6 against the Los Angeles Pobladores, with 2 RBI and 0 R.
Cleveland Bobcats: Jimmy Herrman pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 1 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Chicago Traders: Joe Shannon pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Jacinto Abril was suspended 3 games after ejection following a brawl.
Baltimore Lords: Curt Patterson was suspended 6 games after ejection following a brawl.
Saturday, August 16th, 1952
Seattle Emeralds: Juan Buenrostro pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Friday, August 15th, 1952
Chicago Traders: Ken Amison pitches a 5-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Thursday, August 14th, 1952
Buffalo Beavers: Carl McLaughlin pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Cincinnati Packers: Winslow Beaver gets his 2500th career hit!
Pittsburgh Industrials: Bob Tribble pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Gabe Aviles pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 6 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Wednesday, August 13th, 1952
St. Louis Explorers: Dutch Stucki was suspended 4 games after ejection following a brawl.
Cincinnati Packers: Fred Ahrens was suspended 9 games after ejection following a brawl.
Detroit Wolverines: Gene Wingate pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 5 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Toronto Hurons: Sam Partridge pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Monday, August 11th, 1952
1B Herman Carter of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
1B Matt Garrison of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Houston Drillers: Bill Burris pitches a 4-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 9 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Sunday, August 10th, 1952
Cleveland Bobcats: Alex Labra pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Ray Hayes pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 7 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Gary Clarke pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Friday, August 8th, 1952
Baltimore Lords: Snipe West goes 5-5 against the Los Angeles Pobladores, with 1 2B, 1 RBI and 0 R.
Thursday, August 7th, 1952
Philadelphia Quakers: Al Huicochea pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 1 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Toronto Hurons: Sam Partridge pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 5 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Wednesday, August 6th, 1952
Los Angeles Pobladores: Percell Russell pitches a 4-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Buffalo Beavers: Tony Williams pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Montreal Habitants: Jeffrey Lister pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 6 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Toronto Hurons: Tom Birch goes 5-5 against the Baltimore Lords, with 1 RBI and 1 R.
Tuesday, August 5th, 1952
Houston Drillers: Bill Burris pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Monday, August 4th, 1952
3B Rod Seals of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
1B Robert Bolen of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Saturday, August 2nd, 1952
Buffalo Beavers: Harry Terry pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 1 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Chicago Hawks: Dana Hilliard pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Friday, August 1st, 1952
1B Herman Carter of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
CF Witness York of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Tony Williams of the Buffalo Beavers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Neil Meredith of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Fred Ahrens of the Cincinnati Packers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
SP Ray Falcon of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
New York Knickerbockers: Rick Sumner pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
St. Louis Explorers: Gary Sorrells pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Houston Drillers: Thornton Shadwell pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Thursday, July 31st, 1952
Baltimore Lords: Joe Sherman pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 7 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Hank Tobey pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 7 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Dave Bacon goes 5-5 against the Montreal Habitants, with 1 RBI and 2 R.
Wednesday, July 30th, 1952
Detroit Wolverines: Les Nash pitches a 3-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 7 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Montreal Habitants: Jimmie Johnson pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 1 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Philadelphia Quakers: Al Huicochea pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 6 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Monday, July 28th, 1952
2B Lanny Johnson of the Brooklyn Bluebirds honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
1B Matt Garrison of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Pittsburgh Industrials: Herman Carter hits three home runs against the Cincinnati Packers, going 3-3 with 5 RBI and 3 runs scored!
Sunday, July 27th, 1952
Buffalo Beavers: Tony Williams pitches a PERFECT GAME against the Philadelphia Quakers, striking out 7 hitters!
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Bob McHale goes 5-6 against the St. Louis Explorers, with 1 HR, 4 RBI and 4 R.
Seattle Emeralds: Gabe Aviles pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Friday, July 25th, 1952
Toronto Hurons: Kent Albrecht pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 9 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Thursday, July 24th, 1952
Buffalo Beavers: Grover Leath pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Tuesday, July 22nd, 1952
Cleveland Bobcats: Van Ciardullo pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Los Angeles Pobladores: Tom Smith goes 5-5 against the Boston Terriers, with 0 RBI and 2 R.
Monday, July 21st, 1952
C Maggie Everts of the Cleveland Bobcats honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
RF Sam Troy of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
St. Louis Explorers: Don Strong pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 5 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Tom Green pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Sunday, July 20th, 1952
Cleveland Bobcats: Chuck Hathaway pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Saturday, July 19th, 1952
Toronto Hurons: Kent Albrecht pitches a 2-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 8 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Friday, July 18th, 1952
Pittsburgh Industrials: Bill Riddle pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 2 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Monday, July 14th, 1952
1B Herman Carter of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SP Bob Griffin of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, July 13th, 1952
Chicago Traders: Joe Shannon pitches a 6-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Cincinnati Packers: Red Jones pitches a 8-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 0 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Saturday, July 12th, 1952
Buffalo Beavers: Grover Leath pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 6 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Thursday, July 10th, 1952
Houston Drillers: Javy Velez pitches a 5-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Wednesday, July 9th, 1952
New York Empires: Paul Harlan pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Toronto Hurons: Ray Hamilton goes 5-5 against the Montreal Habitants, with 1 RBI and 0 R.
Monday, July 7th, 1952
1B Goodman James of the Cleveland Bobcats honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
CF Witness York of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
National Baseball League All-Star Game Selections announced:
SP Ken Amison (CHI) - 5-5, 3.87 ERA, 95.1 IP, 1.23 WHIP, 4.4 K/9, 2.0 WAR
SP Milo Crowell (CHI) - 6-5, 4.83 ERA, 78.1 IP, 1.42 WHIP, 6.8 K/9, 1.3 WAR
SP Clay Gillespie (DET) - 10-3, 2.62 ERA, 137.2 IP, 1.02 WHIP, 4.1 K/9, 3.9 WAR
SP Chuck Hathaway (CLE) - 8-8, 2.93 ERA, 138.0 IP, 1.18 WHIP, 3.9 K/9, 3.0 WAR
SP Swanee Law (STL) - 12-4, 3.60 ERA, 137.2 IP, 1.43 WHIP, 4.4 K/9, 3.0 WAR
SP Aart MacDonald (BUF) - 3-2, 2.81 ERA, 48.0 IP, 1.29 WHIP, 4.7 K/9, 1.3 WAR
SP Les Nash (DET) - 7-0, 1.74 ERA, 77.2 IP, 0.89 WHIP, 3.1 K/9, 2.0 WAR
SP Joe Shannon (CHI) - 9-0, 2.58 ERA, 108.1 IP, 1.11 WHIP, 4.4 K/9, 4.2 WAR
SP Rick Sumner (NYK) - 13-5, 2.42 ERA, 145.1 IP, 1.07 WHIP, 4.5 K/9, 4.2 WAR
SP Ray Underwood (BUF) - 5-9, 3.06 ERA, 114.2 IP, 1.19 WHIP, 5.1 K/9, 3.0 WAR
SP Tony Williams (BUF) - 9-3, 2.19 ERA, 139.2 IP, 1.09 WHIP, 5.0 K/9, 3.9 WAR
RP Drew McDermott (PIT) - 3-1, 7 SV, 2.28 ERA, 47.1 IP, 1.12 WHIP, 8.6 K/9, 1.5 WAR
RP Ivan Schafer (CHI) - 2-1, 7 SV, 1.16 ERA, 38.2 IP, 1.03 WHIP, 4.2 K/9, 1.0 WAR
CL Ray McGuire (STL) - 2-2, 8 SV, 1.95 ERA, 37.0 IP, 1.00 WHIP, 8.3 K/9, 1.7 WAR
C Frankie Barton (BOS) - .253/.376/.369, 217 AB, 4 HR, 123 wRC+, 2.6 WAR
C Billy Hall (CHI) - .317/.368/.529, 221 AB, 11 HR, 157 wRC+, 2.9 WAR
C Charlie Price (PIT) - .278/.372/.347, 216 AB, 2 HR, 112 wRC+, 2.0 WAR
1B Herman Carter (PIT) - .345/.422/.553, 293 AB, 15 HR, 2 SB, 182 wRC+, 3.7 WAR
1B Melbourne Trench (CHI) - .282/.393/.463, 298 AB, 12 HR, 145 wRC+, 2.5 WAR
2B Al Campbell (PIT) - .320/.360/.436, 319 AB, 6 HR, 11 SB, 132 wRC+, 2.9 WAR
2B Richie Dingman (DET) - .309/.378/.451, 288 AB, 9 HR, 4 SB, 140 wRC+, 3.2 WAR
2B Steve Hurst (NYK) - .330/.371/.463, 218 AB, 3 HR, 142 wRC+, 2.6 WAR
3B Harry Osborn (CLE) - .317/.417/.479, 284 AB, 10 HR, 162 wRC+, 4.3 WAR
SS Bob Jones (NYK) - .274/.389/.503, 288 AB, 17 HR, 9 SB, 157 wRC+, 4.2 WAR
SS Gene Lusk (CHI) - .343/.411/.430, 251 AB, 2 SB, 146 wRC+, 2.9 WAR
LF Biff Baldwin (NYK) - .285/.340/.404, 267 AB, 6 HR, 1 SB, 114 wRC+, 2.5 WAR
LF Zip Cooper (BUF) - .262/.375/.401, 279 AB, 5 HR, 10 SB, 127 wRC+, 2.2 WAR
RF Fred Crumley (PHI) - .271/.369/.461, 280 AB, 10 HR, 141 wRC+, 2.0 WAR
RF John Horvath (DET) - .268/.316/.453, 298 AB, 10 HR, 120 wRC+, 2.5 WAR
RF Jake Smith (NYK) - .266/.359/.438, 203 AB, 6 HR, 2 SB, 130 wRC+, 1.3 WAR
RF Willie Wall (BUF) - .279/.373/.419, 272 AB, 5 HR, 7 SB, 126 wRC+, 1.8 WAR
RF Lou Wilson (CHI) - .311/.411/.460, 302 AB, 10 HR, 156 wRC+, 2.9 WAR
American Baseball League All-Star Game Selections announced:
SP Phil Bass (TOR) - 9-4, 2.93 ERA, 116.2 IP, 1.17 WHIP, 5.4 K/9, 3.2 WAR
SP Juan Buenrostro (SEA) - 10-2, 1.89 ERA, 128.1 IP, 1.05 WHIP, 4.3 K/9, 3.4 WAR
SP Bill Burris (HOU) - 5-10, 2.95 ERA, 146.1 IP, 1.11 WHIP, 5.1 K/9, 3.6 WAR
SP Bruce Catto (MON) - 9-10, 2.74 ERA, 170.2 IP, 1.07 WHIP, 4.5 K/9, 4.2 WAR
SP Gomer Cooper (BAL) - 8-4, 2.42 ERA, 115.1 IP, 1.06 WHIP, 4.2 K/9, 3.2 WAR
SP Ray Hayes (SFS) - 9-6, 2.23 ERA, 149.0 IP, 1.05 WHIP, 4.1 K/9, 4.8 WAR
SP Curt Patterson (BAL) - 5-7, 4.93 ERA, 107.2 IP, 1.50 WHIP, 3.1 K/9, 1.2 WAR
SP Percell Russell (LAP) - 13-1, 1.72 ERA, 141.0 IP, 0.89 WHIP, 5.3 K/9, 5.2 WAR
SP Charlie Sinclair (TOR) - 6-5, 2.55 ERA, 137.2 IP, 1.00 WHIP, 5.7 K/9, 3.6 WAR
SP Hank Tobey (SEA) - 7-5, 2.54 ERA, 124.0 IP, 0.93 WHIP, 7.5 K/9, 3.5 WAR
RP Adrian Cook (MON) - 2-0, 3.89 ERA, 34.2 IP, 1.27 WHIP, 5.5 K/9, 0.4 WAR
RP Woody Jordan (SFS) - 1-0, 1.95 ERA, 37.0 IP, 1.41 WHIP, 3.2 K/9, 0.5 WAR
RP Tom Makepeace (SEA) - 1-0, 2.45 ERA, 22.0 IP, 1.55 WHIP, 7.8 K/9, 0.7 WAR
RP Rick Siesel (CHH) - 4-3, 8 SV, 2.47 ERA, 51.0 IP, 1.06 WHIP, 5.8 K/9, 1.7 WAR
RP Danny Zagar (CHH) - 3-1, 2.67 ERA, 60.2 IP, 1.17 WHIP, 4.3 K/9, 1.1 WAR
C Herb Gilbert (SEA) - .298/.358/.500, 208 AB, 9 HR, 147 wRC+, 2.1 WAR
C Royce Ingram (LAP) - .272/.361/.490, 239 AB, 13 HR, 148 wRC+, 2.8 WAR
C Luis Mata (HOU) - .258/.328/.484, 225 AB, 13 HR, 133 wRC+, 2.7 WAR
1B Joe Seidel (BOS) - .318/.382/.498, 255 AB, 10 HR, 152 wRC+, 2.7 WAR
1B Snipe West (BAL) - .333/.404/.552, 192 AB, 9 HR, 177 wRC+, 3.0 WAR
2B Al Cobley (CHH) - .294/.376/.446, 289 AB, 10 HR, 6 SB, 141 wRC+, 3.0 WAR
2B Larry Graber (BAL) - .264/.303/.429, 326 AB, 8 HR, 12 SB, 110 wRC+, 1.8 WAR
3B Roy Caputo (SFS) - .311/.345/.421, 280 AB, 2 HR, 2 SB, 118 wRC+, 1.7 WAR
3B Don Green (NYE) - .309/.382/.596, 265 AB, 20 HR, 173 wRC+, 4.0 WAR
SS Jerry Durian (NYE) - .264/.341/.430, 284 AB, 11 HR, 4 SB, 120 wRC+, 2.5 WAR
SS Butch Mills (BAL) - .281/.401/.412, 260 AB, 5 HR, 137 wRC+, 2.8 WAR
SS Bill Rodriguez (SFS) - .297/.349/.414, 239 AB, 2 HR, 7 SB, 119 wRC+, 3.5 WAR
LF Archie Moon (SFS) - .290/.372/.477, 279 AB, 8 HR, 11 SB, 139 wRC+, 3.1 WAR
LF Charlie Ragan (BAL) - .312/.423/.468, 218 AB, 6 HR, 3 SB, 164 wRC+, 3.3 WAR
LF John Young (TOR) - .301/.344/.491, 279 AB, 11 HR, 1 SB, 140 wRC+, 3.1 WAR
CF Jose Juarez (SEA) - .210/.298/.308, 143 AB, 2 HR, 2 SB, 73 wRC+, 0.1 WAR
CF Witness York (BAL) - .312/.446/.577, 272 AB, 18 HR, 2 SB, 186 wRC+, 4.8 WAR
RF Riley Titus (CHH) - .299/.400/.500, 224 AB, 9 HR, 1 SB, 161 wRC+, 2.5 WAR
RF Sam Troy (SFS) - .311/.384/.443, 264 AB, 6 HR, 1 SB, 140 wRC+, 2.4 WAR
Houston Drillers: Thornton Shadwell pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 4 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Bob Griffin pitches a 3-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Sunday, July 6th, 1952
Chicago Traders: Billy West goes 5-6 against the Pittsburgh Industrials, with 3 2B, 0 RBI and 1 R.
Saturday, July 5th, 1952
Cleveland Bobcats: Skip Shannon pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Montreal Habitants: Bruce Catto pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 6 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Friday, July 4th, 1952
Cleveland Bobcats: Chuck Hathaway pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 6 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
New York Knickerbockers: John Ambrose pitches a 12-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 2 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Paul Burke pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 1 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Wednesday, July 2nd, 1952
New York Knickerbockers: Rick Sumner pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 7 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Tuesday, July 1st, 1952
RF Fred Crumley of the Philadelphia Quakers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
1B Snipe West of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Les Nash of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Sam Partridge of the Toronto Hurons honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Fred Ahrens of the Cincinnati Packers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
CL Mike Lowe of the Los Angeles Pobladores honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
Houston Drillers: Ben Lasker was suspended 4 games after ejection following a brawl.
Chicago Hawks: Doug Siegel was suspended 9 games after ejection following a brawl.
San Francisco Seagulls: Neil Meredith pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 2 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Monday, June 30th, 1952
LF Ken Warren of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
1B Snipe West of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
San Francisco Seagulls: Ray Hayes pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 1 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Tom Green pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 3 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Sunday, June 29th, 1952
Baltimore Lords: Ben Flowers pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Chicago Hawks: Dana Hilliard pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 2 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Friday, June 27th, 1952
Chicago Hawks: Kurt Schott pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Wednesday, June 25th, 1952
San Francisco Seagulls: Ray Hayes pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Tuesday, June 24th, 1952
Baltimore Lords: Nate Marshall pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 7 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Monday, June 23rd, 1952
SP Les Nash of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SP Paul Harlan of the New York Empires honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, June 22nd, 1952
Detroit Wolverines: Les Nash pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Chicago Hawks: Jose Saucedo pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Saturday, June 21st, 1952
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Gene Lance pitches a 6-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 6 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Ben Flowers pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Friday, June 20th, 1952
Toronto Hurons: Kent Albrecht pitches a 6-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 7 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Tuesday, June 17th, 1952
New York Empires: Paul Harlan pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 0 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Monday, June 16th, 1952
1B Herman Carter of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
CF Rusty Long of the Houston Drillers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Chicago Traders: The Chicago Traders have announced that they set their team focus from 'Neutral' to 'Win Now!'
Houston Drillers: Dan Magdaleno pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Sunday, June 15th, 1952
Seattle Emeralds: Juan Buenrostro pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Neil Meredith pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Saturday, June 14th, 1952
Chicago Traders: Milo Crowell pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 5 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Ben McHargue pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Friday, June 13th, 1952
Los Angeles Pobladores: Percell Russell pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Montreal Habitants: Jimmie Johnson pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 8 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Thursday, June 12th, 1952
Detroit Wolverines: Les Nash pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
St. Louis Explorers: Gary Sorrells pitches a 9-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 3 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Hank Tobey pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 8 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Toronto Hurons: Sam Partridge pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Monday, June 9th, 1952
SP Fred Ahrens of the Cincinnati Packers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
C Gary Cole of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Philadelphia Quakers: Barrie Ward pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Nate Marshall pitches a 7-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 7 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Sunday, June 8th, 1952
Pittsburgh Industrials: Bill Riddle pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Cincinnati Packers: Fred Ahrens pitches a 4-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 3 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Saturday, June 7th, 1952
San Francisco Seagulls: Willie Zarate pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 2 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Friday, June 6th, 1952
Detroit Wolverines: Ray Barker pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 3 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Neil Meredith pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 2 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Tuesday, June 3rd, 1952
San Francisco Seagulls: Larry Bennett pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Witness York goes 5-6 against the New York Empires, with 1 3B, 1 HR, 3 RBI and 3 R.
Monday, June 2nd, 1952
3B Harry Osborn of the Cleveland Bobcats honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
1B Matt Garrison of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Detroit Wolverines: Les Nash pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Chicago Traders: Joe Shannon records his 200th career win!
Toronto Hurons: Sam Partridge pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Sunday, June 1st, 1952
1B Herman Carter of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
3B Don Green of the New York Empires honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Clay Gillespie of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Percell Russell of the Los Angeles Pobladores honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
RP Terry Sands of the Brooklyn Bluebirds honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
RP Steve Samson of the Los Angeles Pobladores honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
Houston Drillers: Ted McCurley pitches a 6-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 1 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, May 31st, 1952
Buffalo Beavers: Tony Williams pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Chicago Traders: Jay Crain pitches a 6-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Houston Drillers: Thornton Shadwell pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Friday, May 30th, 1952
Los Angeles Pobladores: Percell Russell pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 8 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Jerry Sneed pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Thursday, May 29th, 1952
Los Angeles Pobladores: Jim Meier pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 0 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Wednesday, May 28th, 1952
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Jock Casey pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 7 strikeouts and 6 BB allowed!
Monday, May 26th, 1952
2B Richard Willin of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
1B Joe Seidel of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
San Francisco Seagulls: Ray Hayes pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Sunday, May 25th, 1952
Cincinnati Packers: Harry Miller pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Chicago Traders: Melbourne Trench launches his 300th career home run!
New York Empires: Wayne Gibbs pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, May 24th, 1952
Los Angeles Pobladores: Jim Meier pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Juan Buenrostro pitches a 5-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 1 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Friday, May 23rd, 1952
Cincinnati Packers: Jimmy Herrman pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Chicago Traders: Dave Keen pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 5 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Toronto Hurons: Sam Partridge pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 1 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Monday, May 19th, 1952
SS Al Campbell of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
1B Dave Bacon of the Seattle Emeralds honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, May 18th, 1952
Houston Drillers: Dan Magdaleno pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 4 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Joe Sherman pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Friday, May 16th, 1952
Pittsburgh Industrials: Al Campbell goes 5-7 against the Cincinnati Packers, with 1 3B, 1 HR, 2 RBI and 2 R.
Seattle Emeralds: Jose Juarez hits for the CYCLE, going 4-5 against the Boston Terriers, with 6 RBI and 2 runs scored.
New York Empires: Wayne Gibbs pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 8 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Thursday, May 15th, 1952
Cleveland Bobcats: Chuck Hathaway pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Buffalo Beavers: Jim Buczek goes 5-7 against the Cincinnati Packers, with 3 RBI and 1 R.
Wednesday, May 14th, 1952
Baltimore Lords: Curt Patterson pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Tuesday, May 13th, 1952
San Francisco Seagulls: Willie Zarate pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 1 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Chicago Hawks: Kim Berger pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Monday, May 12th, 1952
SP Rick Sumner of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
LF Charlie Ragan of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
San Francisco Seagulls: Neil Meredith pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Saturday, May 10th, 1952
Buffalo Beavers: J.R. Kelley pitches a 10-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Thursday, May 8th, 1952
Detroit Wolverines: Clay Gillespie pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Tuesday, May 6th, 1952
Baltimore Lords: Gomer Cooper pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Ben McHargue pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 6 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Monday, May 5th, 1952
2B Steve Hurst of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
2B Al Cobley of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Pittsburgh Industrials: Rick Fleming hits three home runs against the Cincinnati Packers, going 3-4 with 3 RBI and 3 runs scored!
Sunday, May 4th, 1952
St. Louis Explorers: Don Strong pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Toronto Hurons: Phil Bass pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 6 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Tim Riley goes 5-5 against the San Francisco Seagulls, with 1 2B, 0 RBI and 2 R.
Thursday, May 1st, 1952
CF Rodney Holt of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
CF Witness York of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Swanee Law of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Percell Russell of the Los Angeles Pobladores honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
CL Marcos Lopez of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
RP Lew Gallo of the New York Empires honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
Wednesday, April 30th, 1952
Boston Terriers: Joe Seidel goes 0-3 against the Montreal Habitants, ending his hitting streak at 28 games.
New York Empires: Bob Baker pitches a 9-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Tuesday, April 29th, 1952
New York Knickerbockers: Chuck Divine goes 5-6 against the Cincinnati Packers, with 2 2B, 1 RBI and 2 R.
Monday, April 28th, 1952
3B Billy West of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
CF Witness York of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Saturday, April 26th, 1952
Boston Terriers: Joe Seidel goes 3-5 against the New York Empires, extending his hitting streak to 25 games!
Thursday, April 24th, 1952
Montreal Habitants: Steve Bittenbender pitches a 6-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Wednesday, April 23rd, 1952
Philadelphia Quakers: Chuck Munson records his 300th career win!
Boston Terriers: George Smith hits for the CYCLE, going 4-5 against the Chicago Hawks, with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
Los Angeles Pobladores: Tom Smith was suspended 5 games after ejection following a brawl.
Toronto Hurons: Kent Albrecht was suspended 6 games after ejection following a brawl.
Monday, April 21st, 1952
1B Melbourne Trench of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
1B Joe Seidel of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Boston Terriers: Joe Seidel goes 5-5 against the Chicago Hawks, with 1 HR, 2 RBI and 2 R.
Sunday, April 20th, 1952
Detroit Wolverines: Clay Gillespie pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 6 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
St. Louis Explorers: Swanee Law pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 5 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
New York Knickerbockers: John Ambrose pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 1 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Saturday, April 19th, 1952
San Francisco Seagulls: Paul Burke pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 2 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Joe Seidel goes 3-4 against the Montreal Habitants, extending his hitting streak to 20 games!
Friday, April 18th, 1952
Seattle Emeralds: Juan Buenrostro pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 8 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Jerry Lamont pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 4 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Thursday, April 17th, 1952
Cleveland Bobcats: George Bodart pitches a 3-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 1 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Willie Zarate pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 6 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Tuesday, April 15th, 1952
New York Knickerbockers: Rick Sumner pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Los Angeles Pobladores: Hatrack Hines was suspended 3 games after ejection following a brawl.
Seattle Emeralds: Hank Tobey was suspended 6 games after ejection following a brawl.
Saturday, October 20th, 1951
Chicago Traders: The owner took $3,165,630 in cash as profit for this year.
Detroit Wolverines: The owner took $1,213,854 in cash as profit for this year.
Cleveland Bobcats: The owner took $1,050,828 in cash as profit for this year.
Cincinnati Packers: The owner took $1,626,996 in cash as profit for this year.
St. Louis Explorers: The owner took $1,835,105 in cash as profit for this year.
Buffalo Beavers: The owner took $1,450,464 in cash as profit for this year.
New York Knickerbockers: The owner took $2,179,131 in cash as profit for this year.
Philadelphia Quakers: The owner took $2,444,694 in cash as profit for this year.
Brooklyn Bluebirds: The owner took $1,748,506 in cash as profit for this year.
Pittsburgh Industrials: The owner took $1,291,837 in cash as profit for this year.
Houston Drillers: The owner took $1,131,261 in cash as profit for this year.
Los Angeles Pobladores: The owner took $1,264,510 in cash as profit for this year.
San Francisco Seagulls: The owner took $1,501,660 in cash as profit for this year.
Seattle Emeralds: The owner took $1,629,966 in cash as profit for this year.
Chicago Hawks: The owner took $1,422,899 in cash as profit for this year.
Montreal Habitants: The owner took $1,445,781 in cash as profit for this year.
New York Empires: The owner took $1,448,263 in cash as profit for this year.
Toronto Hurons: The owner took $1,236,012 in cash as profit for this year.
Baltimore Lords: The owner took $1,065,279 in cash as profit for this year.
Boston Terriers: The owner took $2,385,351 in cash as profit for this year.
SS Bob Jones of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the 1951 MLB NBL Most Valuable Player Award.
SP Joe Shannon of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the 1951 MLB NBL Royal Ricketts Award.
2B Toby Ramsey of the Philadelphia Quakers honored: Finished 2nd in 1951 MLB NBL Most Valuable Player Award voting.
SP Swanee Law of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Finished 2nd in 1951 MLB NBL Royal Ricketts Award voting.
1B Herman Carter of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Finished 3rd in 1951 MLB NBL Most Valuable Player Award voting.
SP Chuck Hathaway of the Cleveland Bobcats honored: Finished 3rd in 1951 MLB NBL Royal Ricketts Award voting.
CF Witness York of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the 1951 MLB ABL Most Valuable Player Award.
SP Percell Russell of the Los Angeles Pobladores honored: Wins the 1951 MLB ABL Royal Ricketts Award.
SS Tom Dillard of the Boston Terriers honored: Finished 2nd in 1951 MLB ABL Most Valuable Player Award voting.
SP Tom Green of the New York Empires honored: Finished 2nd in 1951 MLB ABL Royal Ricketts Award voting.
1B Dave Bacon of the Seattle Emeralds honored: Finished 3rd in 1951 MLB ABL Most Valuable Player Award voting.
SP Ben McHargue of the Boston Terriers honored: Finished 3rd in 1951 MLB ABL Royal Ricketts Award voting.
Thursday, October 18th, 1951
Boston Terriers: Tom Dillard sets the ABL playoff game record for runs with 5.
LF Jim Spencer of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the 1951 World Series MVP Award.
Saturday, October 13th, 1951
Chicago Traders: Joe Shannon pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Wednesday, October 10th, 1951
3B Roy McDonald of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the 1951 MLB ABL League Championship Series MVP Award.
C Billy Hall of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the 1951 MLB NBL League Championship Series MVP Award.
Monday, October 1st, 1951
RF Rick Fleming of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
SS Tom Dillard of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Milo Crowell of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Bob Baker of the New York Empires honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
RF Rick Fleming of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
RP Charlie Tovar of the Seattle Emeralds honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Jeff Richardson pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Sunday, September 30th, 1951
Detroit Wolverines: Ray Barker pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Gene Clark pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 5 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Bill Rodriguez hits for the CYCLE, going 4-4 against the Toronto Hurons, with 6 RBI and 3 runs scored.
Chicago Traders: Billy West goes 0-4 against the Cincinnati Packers, ending his hitting streak at 23 games.
Saturday, September 29th, 1951
St. Louis Explorers: Don Strong pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Friday, September 28th, 1951
Seattle Emeralds: Jason Lund pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Wednesday, September 26th, 1951
Boston Terriers: Ben McHargue pitches a NO-HITTER against the Montreal Habitants with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Neil Meredith pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 5 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Tuesday, September 25th, 1951
Chicago Traders: Billy West goes 2-4 against the Philadelphia Quakers, extending his hitting streak to 20 games!
Cleveland Bobcats: Van Ciardullo pitches a NO-HITTER against the Detroit Wolverines with 7 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Montreal Habitants: Jeffrey Lister pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 1 strikeouts and 6 BB allowed!
Monday, September 24th, 1951
RF Rick Fleming of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SS Tom Dillard of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Baltimore Lords: Joe Sherman pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 8 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Saturday, September 22nd, 1951
Chicago Hawks: Jim Shepherd was suspended 3 games after ejection following a brawl.
Boston Terriers: Harry Vickers was suspended 6 games after ejection following a brawl.
Friday, September 21st, 1951
St. Louis Explorers: Swanee Law pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Wednesday, September 19th, 1951
St. Louis Explorers: Bob Kuder goes 0-5 against the Cleveland Bobcats, ending his hitting streak at 20 games.
Tuesday, September 18th, 1951
Chicago Traders: Joe Shannon pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 2 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
St. Louis Explorers: Bob Kuder goes 3-6 against the Cleveland Bobcats, extending his hitting streak to 20 games!
Baltimore Lords: Ben Flowers pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Los Angeles Pobladores: Bran Maverly goes 5-5 against the Seattle Emeralds, with 1 2B, 1 RBI and 1 R.
Monday, September 17th, 1951
RF Rick Fleming of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
RF Riley Titus of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Saturday, September 15th, 1951
Toronto Hurons: Charlie Sinclair pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 9 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Friday, September 14th, 1951
Cleveland Bobcats: Skip Shannon pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Thursday, September 13th, 1951
Buffalo Beavers: Harry Terry pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Wayne Gibbs pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Virgil Donovan goes 5-5 against the Montreal Habitants, with 1 RBI and 1 R.
Wednesday, September 12th, 1951
Detroit Wolverines: Les Nash pitches a 3-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Tuesday, September 11th, 1951
Boston Terriers: Ben McHargue pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Monday, September 10th, 1951
SS Bob Jones of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
RF Sam Troy of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Friday, September 7th, 1951
Chicago Traders: Milo Crowell pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 2 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Tuesday, September 4th, 1951
New York Knickerbockers: Foster Henry pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Monday, September 3rd, 1951
1B Melbourne Trench of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
CF Witness York of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, September 2nd, 1951
Montreal Habitants: Bruce Catto pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, September 1st, 1951
3B Chuck Divine of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
1B Dave Bacon of the Seattle Emeralds honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Joe Shannon of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Hank Tobey of the Seattle Emeralds honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Gene Wingate of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
CF Rusty Long of the Houston Drillers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
St. Louis Explorers: Rod Seals goes 0-4 against the New York Knickerbockers, ending his hitting streak at 23 games.
Friday, August 31st, 1951
Seattle Emeralds: Richard McCarthy pitches a 4-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Wednesday, August 29th, 1951
Philadelphia Quakers: Jimmy Smith pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 2 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Hank Tobey pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Tuesday, August 28th, 1951
Buffalo Beavers: Cliff Weaver goes 5-5 against the Philadelphia Quakers, with 1 2B, 1 3B, 2 RBI and 2 R.
St. Louis Explorers: Rod Seals goes 1-3 against the Brooklyn Bluebirds, extending his hitting streak to 20 games!
Monday, August 27th, 1951
3B Rod Seals of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
CF Jim Powderly of the Toronto Hurons honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, August 26th, 1951
Seattle Emeralds: Richard McCarthy pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Joe Sherman pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 8 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Friday, August 24th, 1951
Seattle Emeralds: Hank Tobey pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Tom Green pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Thursday, August 23rd, 1951
Philadelphia Quakers: Fred Pilcher pitches a 9-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Toronto Hurons: Ken Edwards pitches a 6-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 1 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Monday, August 20th, 1951
3B Rod Seals of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
LF Robin Fry of the New York Empires honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
St. Louis Explorers: Gary Sorrells pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Pittsburgh Industrials: Sid DeForest pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Juan Buenrostro pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Sunday, August 19th, 1951
St. Louis Explorers: Dutch Stucki goes 5-6 against the Cincinnati Packers, with 1 3B, 3 RBI and 3 R.
Cleveland Bobcats: Skip Shannon pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Saturday, August 18th, 1951
Buffalo Beavers: Harry Terry pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 4 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Friday, August 17th, 1951
Cleveland Bobcats: Alex Welch pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 1 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Thursday, August 16th, 1951
Detroit Wolverines: Ray Barker pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 6 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Wednesday, August 15th, 1951
New York Knickerbockers: Rick Sumner pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 2 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Tuesday, August 14th, 1951
Chicago Traders: Joe Shannon pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 5 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Monday, August 13th, 1951
2B Winslow Beaver of the Cincinnati Packers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
3B Charlie Steinberg of the Toronto Hurons honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Saturday, August 11th, 1951
New York Empires: Bob Baker pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Friday, August 10th, 1951
St. Louis Explorers: Gary Sorrells pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 1 strikeouts and 6 BB allowed!
Thursday, August 9th, 1951
Pittsburgh Industrials: Sam Beach pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Chicago Traders: Ken Amison pitches a 5-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Monday, August 6th, 1951
1B Joe Seidel of the Cincinnati Packers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
CF John Woodward of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Boston Terriers: Ben McHargue pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Montreal Habitants: Adrian Cook pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Sunday, August 5th, 1951
Pittsburgh Industrials: Sid DeForest pitches a 1-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 3 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Saturday, August 4th, 1951
Cleveland Bobcats: Jim Johnson got suspended 2 games after ejection following arguing a strike call.
St. Louis Explorers: Swanee Law pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Tom Green pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 6 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Wednesday, August 1st, 1951
1B Melbourne Trench of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
LF Archie Moon of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Barrie Ward of the Philadelphia Quakers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Hank Tobey of the Seattle Emeralds honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
CF Antonio Stickel of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
SP Jim Meier of the Los Angeles Pobladores honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
New York Knickerbockers: Foster Henry pitches a 7-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 3 strikeouts and 6 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: George Smith goes 5-6 against the Baltimore Lords, with 1 3B, 2 RBI and 2 R.
St. Louis Explorers: Tony Allen pitches a 7-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 1 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Tuesday, July 31st, 1951
Detroit Wolverines: Jimmy Milo goes 5-5 against the Pittsburgh Industrials, with 2 2B, 2 RBI and 1 R.
Houston Drillers: Dan Magdaleno pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 2 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Ray Hayes pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Monday, July 30th, 1951
1B Herman Carter of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
3B Charlie Steinberg of the Toronto Hurons honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Cincinnati Packers: Joe Rigoli goes 5-6 against the Brooklyn Bluebirds, with 1 HR, 2 RBI and 5 R.
Baltimore Lords: Joe Sherman pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 4 strikeouts and 6 BB allowed!
Sunday, July 29th, 1951
Baltimore Lords: Ben Flowers pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 2 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Toronto Hurons: Charlie Sinclair pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, July 28th, 1951
Chicago Traders: Joe Shannon pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Friday, July 27th, 1951
Chicago Hawks: Jose Saucedo pitches a 6-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 2 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Tuesday, July 24th, 1951
Seattle Emeralds: Hank Tobey pitches a 1-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 8 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Monday, July 23rd, 1951
LF Ken Warren of the Chicago Traders honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
RF Joe Armstrong of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Cleveland Bobcats: Chuck Hathaway pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 1 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Sunday, July 22nd, 1951
Cleveland Bobcats: Skip Shannon pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Saturday, July 21st, 1951
Boston Terriers: Ben McHargue pitches a 10-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Detroit Wolverines: Pete Turnbull pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 1 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Philadelphia Quakers: Barrie Ward pitches a 6-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Friday, July 20th, 1951
Cleveland Bobcats: Chuck Hathaway pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Chicago Traders: Joe Shannon pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Chicago Hawks: Dana Hilliard pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 3 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Thursday, July 19th, 1951
Boston Terriers: Gene Tiberi pitches a 5-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Los Angeles Pobladores: Mario Abreu goes 5-5 against the Houston Drillers, with 1 2B, 2 RBI and 2 R.
Monday, July 16th, 1951
1B Herman Carter of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
LF Jim Spencer of the Boston Terriers honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Cleveland Bobcats: Mark Nadeau goes 5-5 against the Pittsburgh Industrials, with 0 RBI and 2 R.
Sunday, July 15th, 1951
Montreal Habitants: Bruce Catto pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 11 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Saturday, July 14th, 1951
Chicago Hawks: Dana Hilliard pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Friday, July 13th, 1951
Detroit Wolverines: Les Nash pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Monday, July 9th, 1951
1B Goodman James of the Cleveland Bobcats honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
RF Joe Armstrong of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Philadelphia Quakers: The Philadelphia Quakers have announced that they set their team focus from 'Neutral' to 'Rebuild'
Sunday, July 8th, 1951
Toronto Hurons: Albert England pitches a 5-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Saturday, July 7th, 1951
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Dennis Black goes 5-7 against the Detroit Wolverines, with 1 2B, 0 RBI and 0 R.
Baltimore Lords: Ben Flowers pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
New York Knickerbockers: Steve Hurst goes 5-6 against the Buffalo Beavers, with 1 HR, 5 RBI and 2 R.
Wednesday, July 4th, 1951
Cincinnati Packers: Joe Seidel goes 1-4 against the St. Louis Explorers, extending his hitting streak to 20 games!
Cleveland Bobcats: Chuck Hathaway pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
New York Knickerbockers: Chuck Divine was suspended 2 games after ejection following a brawl.
Chicago Traders: Eduardo Rodriguez was suspended 2 games after ejection following a brawl.
Cincinnati Packers: Joe Seidel goes 0-4 against the St. Louis Explorers, ending his hitting streak at 20 games.
Montreal Habitants: Steve Bittenbender pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Monday, July 2nd, 1951
CF Hal Monroe of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
CF Witness York of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
National Baseball League All-Star Game Selections announced:
SP Clay Gillespie (DET) - 4-4, 2.75 ERA, 118.0 IP, 1.11 WHIP, 4.0 K/9, 3.6 WAR
SP Chuck Hathaway (CLE) - 9-7, 3.27 ERA, 135.0 IP, 1.07 WHIP, 3.8 K/9, 4.0 WAR
SP Tommy Johnson (DET) - 8-0, 1.40 ERA, 77.0 IP, 1.05 WHIP, 3.4 K/9, 1.8 WAR
SP Swanee Law (STL) - 13-3, 2.17 ERA, 133.0 IP, 1.14 WHIP, 4.3 K/9, 4.2 WAR
SP Tom Micucci (STL) - 6-1, 2.54 ERA, 71.0 IP, 1.04 WHIP, 3.3 K/9, 2.0 WAR
SP Harry Miller (CIN) - 9-4, 3.08 ERA, 125.2 IP, 1.30 WHIP, 2.7 K/9, 3.3 WAR
SP Les Nash (DET) - 4-4, 3.79 ERA, 78.1 IP, 1.31 WHIP, 4.5 K/9, 2.5 WAR
SP Joe Shannon (CHI) - 7-5, 3.93 ERA, 119.0 IP, 1.29 WHIP, 3.6 K/9, 3.6 WAR
RP Drew McDermott (PIT) - 7-4, 8 SV, 1.65 ERA, 54.2 IP, 0.88 WHIP, 5.9 K/9, 2.5 WAR
RP Ivan Schafer (CHI) - 6-2, 9 SV, 1.30 ERA, 41.2 IP, 0.96 WHIP, 4.8 K/9, 1.3 WAR
CL Ray McGuire (STL) - 3-3, 13 SV, 1.41 ERA, 32.0 IP, 1.09 WHIP, 5.6 K/9, 1.3 WAR
C Maggie Everts (CLE) - .289/.373/.438, 235 AB, 5 HR, 128 wRC+, 2.2 WAR
C Billy Hall (CHI) - .316/.415/.469, 196 AB, 7 HR, 150 wRC+, 2.6 WAR
C Walter Marshall (STL) - .330/.376/.465, 230 AB, 6 HR, 134 wRC+, 1.9 WAR
1B Herman Carter (PIT) - .356/.445/.569, 281 AB, 13 HR, 4 SB, 184 wRC+, 4.1 WAR
1B Joe Seidel (CIN) - .343/.389/.542, 271 AB, 11 HR, 153 wRC+, 3.4 WAR
2B Hank Farley (CHI) - .291/.400/.406, 261 AB, 6 HR, 1 SB, 131 wRC+, 2.9 WAR
2B Toby Ramsey (PHI) - .343/.403/.504, 268 AB, 7 HR, 8 SB, 151 wRC+, 3.6 WAR
3B Harry Osborn (PIT) - .354/.476/.562, 274 AB, 13 HR, 192 wRC+, 5.1 WAR
3B Rod Seals (STL) - .298/.373/.521, 292 AB, 11 HR, 13 SB, 146 wRC+, 3.2 WAR
3B Billy West (CHI) - .337/.404/.520, 294 AB, 10 HR, 7 SB, 156 wRC+, 3.3 WAR
3B Alan Weston (PHI) - .301/.401/.473, 279 AB, 8 HR, 144 wRC+, 2.8 WAR
SS Billy Garrett (PHI) - .271/.387/.400, 210 AB, 4 HR, 123 wRC+, 1.6 WAR
SS Bob Jones (NYK) - .318/.423/.579, 280 AB, 18 HR, 15 SB, 171 wRC+, 5.4 WAR
LF Joe Rigoli (CIN) - .282/.407/.508, 177 AB, 11 HR, 4 SB, 156 wRC+, 2.4 WAR
LF Biff Baldwin (NYK) - .305/.359/.486, 259 AB, 11 HR, 132 wRC+, 2.5 WAR
CF Joe Costello (NYK) - .316/.365/.495, 291 AB, 7 HR, 5 SB, 136 wRC+, 2.9 WAR
CF Rodney Holt (DET) - .261/.359/.552, 261 AB, 19 HR, 8 SB, 147 wRC+, 3.5 WAR
RF Fred Crumley (PHI) - .343/.446/.626, 230 AB, 17 HR, 191 wRC+, 3.1 WAR
American Baseball League All-Star Game Selections announced:
SP Kent Albrecht (TOR) - 3-4, 2.95 ERA, 94.2 IP, 1.09 WHIP, 5.7 K/9, 3.1 WAR
SP Bruce Catto (MON) - 10-1, 1.67 ERA, 140.0 IP, 0.99 WHIP, 4.6 K/9, 4.3 WAR
SP Tom Green (NYE) - 11-5, 2.37 ERA, 144.1 IP, 1.16 WHIP, 4.5 K/9, 4.5 WAR
SP Ray Hayes (SFS) - 11-5, 2.37 ERA, 140.1 IP, 1.03 WHIP, 4.2 K/9, 4.9 WAR
SP Ben McHargue (BOS) - 7-6, 2.91 ERA, 127.0 IP, 0.93 WHIP, 4.0 K/9, 2.7 WAR
SP Jim Mendelsohn (HOU) - 2-2, 4 SV, 1.93 ERA, 32.2 IP, 1.19 WHIP, 5.2 K/9, 1.0 WAR
SP Sam Partridge (TOR) - 8-2, 2.38 ERA, 117.0 IP, 1.10 WHIP, 5.2 K/9, 3.8 WAR
SP Percell Russell (LAP) - 12-5, 1.97 ERA, 155.0 IP, 1.03 WHIP, 4.5 K/9, 5.5 WAR
SP Clint Schultz (BOS) - 10-4, 2.95 ERA, 128.1 IP, 1.11 WHIP, 4.8 K/9, 3.3 WAR
RP Rick Siesel (CHH) - 3-4, 5 SV, 2.14 ERA, 42.0 IP, 1.21 WHIP, 4.1 K/9, 0.6 WAR
CL Dick Reilly (MON) - 4-5, 5 SV, 4.71 ERA, 42.0 IP, 1.79 WHIP, 4.5 K/9, 0.2 WAR
C Royce Ingram (LAP) - .323/.414/.642, 226 AB, 18 HR, 187 wRC+, 4.0 WAR
C A.J. King (NYE) - .282/.417/.376, 202 AB, 3 HR, 1 SB, 126 wRC+, 1.8 WAR
C Jim Shepherd (CHH) - .282/.355/.458, 216 AB, 9 HR, 126 wRC+, 1.7 WAR
1B Dave Bacon (SEA) - .295/.412/.550, 258 AB, 18 HR, 160 wRC+, 2.1 WAR
1B Robert Bolen (SFS) - .299/.406/.435, 177 AB, 5 HR, 1 SB, 134 wRC+, 1.5 WAR
1B Tom McNeese (LAP) - .279/.329/.493, 298 AB, 13 HR, 2 SB, 123 wRC+, 1.7 WAR
2B Al Cobley (CHH) - .267/.366/.431, 281 AB, 10 HR, 10 SB, 125 wRC+, 2.4 WAR
2B Larry Graber (BAL) - .331/.392/.544, 320 AB, 10 HR, 23 SB, 159 wRC+, 4.3 WAR
3B Don Green (NYE) - .290/.362/.506, 269 AB, 14 HR, 137 wRC+, 2.3 WAR
SS Tom Dillard (BOS) - .321/.403/.551, 265 AB, 15 HR, 3 SB, 162 wRC+, 3.4 WAR
SS Jerry Durian (NYE) - .311/.374/.526, 293 AB, 11 HR, 148 wRC+, 3.3 WAR
SS Steve Peyton (MON) - .297/.396/.407, 246 AB, 2 HR, 122 wRC+, 2.5 WAR
LF Pat Isom (MON) - .286/.452/.458, 192 AB, 7 HR, 157 wRC+, 2.2 WAR
LF Archie Moon (SFS) - .324/.410/.594, 256 AB, 13 HR, 8 SB, 168 wRC+, 3.9 WAR
LF Jim Spencer (BOS) - .292/.367/.509, 277 AB, 14 HR, 141 wRC+, 1.8 WAR
CF Witness York (BAL) - .292/.452/.568, 257 AB, 18 HR, 1 SB, 172 wRC+, 4.8 WAR
RF Joe Armstrong (BAL) - .343/.401/.515, 268 AB, 7 HR, 2 SB, 155 wRC+, 2.5 WAR
RF Willie Terry (MON) - .297/.364/.476, 273 AB, 10 HR, 131 wRC+, 2.2 WAR
Sunday, July 1st, 1951
3B Harry Osborn of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
LF Archie Moon of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Rick Sumner of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Percell Russell of the Los Angeles Pobladores honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
RP Jessie Collins of the Brooklyn Bluebirds honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
2B Harold Batkin of the Seattle Emeralds honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
Friday, June 29th, 1951
New York Knickerbockers: Foster Henry pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 7 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Ray Hayes pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 0 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Wednesday, June 27th, 1951
Cincinnati Packers: Winslow Beaver goes 5-6 against the Philadelphia Quakers, with 2 2B, 4 RBI and 1 R.
Tuesday, June 26th, 1951
Buffalo Beavers: Bill Riddle pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
St. Louis Explorers: Swanee Law pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Bob Baker pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 2 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Monday, June 25th, 1951
3B Harry Osborn of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SP Percell Russell of the Los Angeles Pobladores honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, June 24th, 1951
St. Louis Explorers: Gary Sorrells pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, June 23rd, 1951
Detroit Wolverines: Tommy Johnson pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 1 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Gomer Cooper pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Los Angeles Pobladores: Percell Russell pitches a 5-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Jose Juarez pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Tuesday, June 19th, 1951
Chicago Traders: Joe Shannon pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Cleveland Bobcats: Chuck Hathaway pitches a 4-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Monday, June 18th, 1951
CF Willie Wall of the Buffalo Beavers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
LF Pat Isom of the Montreal Habitants honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Buffalo Beavers: The Buffalo Beavers have announced that they set their team focus from 'Neutral' to 'Rebuild'
Los Angeles Pobladores: Percell Russell pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 7 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Friday, June 15th, 1951
San Francisco Seagulls: Willie Zarate pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Ben Flowers pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 8 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Thursday, June 14th, 1951
Chicago Hawks: Kurt Schott pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Wednesday, June 13th, 1951
Cleveland Bobcats: Chuck Hathaway pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Monday, June 11th, 1951
3B Harry Osborn of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SP Ray Hayes of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Chicago Traders: The Chicago Traders have announced that they set their team focus from 'Neutral' to 'Win Now!'
Chicago Hawks: The Chicago Hawks have announced that they set their team focus from 'Neutral' to 'Rebuild'
Sunday, June 10th, 1951
Los Angeles Pobladores: Jim Meier pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, June 9th, 1951
Cincinnati Packers: Jim Smith pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 2 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Houston Drillers: Thornton Shadwell pitches a 5-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 4 strikeouts and 7 BB allowed!
Thursday, June 7th, 1951
St. Louis Explorers: Don Strong pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Wednesday, June 6th, 1951
San Francisco Seagulls: Ray Hayes pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Tuesday, June 5th, 1951
Detroit Wolverines: Ray Barker pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Jake Lyon pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 0 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Monday, June 4th, 1951
CF Rodney Holt of the Detroit Wolverines honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SS Jerry Durian of the New York Empires honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Saturday, June 2nd, 1951
New York Knickerbockers: Foster Henry pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Montreal Habitants: Jimmie Johnson pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 5 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Paul Harlan pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Friday, June 1st, 1951
SS Bob Jones of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
RF Joe Armstrong of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Swanee Law of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Ray Hayes of the San Francisco Seagulls honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP John Ambrose of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
2B Harold Batkin of the Seattle Emeralds honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
New York Empires: Wayne Gibbs pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 3 strikeouts and 5 BB allowed!
Thursday, May 31st, 1951
New York Empires: Put Russ Wellman on the trading block.
New York Empires: Put Jo-Jo Lavelle on the trading block.
New York Empires: Put Don Savage on the trading block.
New York Empires: Put Grover Kenny on the trading block.
Wednesday, May 30th, 1951
Toronto Hurons: Phil Bass pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 7 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Monday, May 28th, 1951
1B Herman Carter of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
3B Mark Jeglinski of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, May 27th, 1951
Montreal Habitants: Steve Van der Pas pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Montreal Habitants: Holden Chase goes 5-6 against the Los Angeles Pobladores, with 2 RBI and 3 R.
Wednesday, May 23rd, 1951
Pittsburgh Industrials: Willie Thompson pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 1 strikeouts and 7 BB allowed!
Monday, May 21st, 1951
1B John Simpson of the St. Louis Explorers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
2B Virgil Donovan of the New York Empires honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, May 20th, 1951
Baltimore Lords: Joe Armstrong was suspended 3 games after ejection following a brawl.
Boston Terriers: Bob Griffin was suspended 7 games after ejection following a brawl.
St. Louis Explorers: Swanee Law pitches a 6-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 5 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Saturday, May 19th, 1951
Toronto Hurons: Ollie Capell goes 5-7 against the Houston Drillers, with 0 RBI and 2 R.
Friday, May 18th, 1951
Montreal Habitants: Bruce Catto pitches a 3-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 3 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Wednesday, May 16th, 1951
Boston Terriers: Ben McHargue pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Montreal Habitants: Steve Van der Pas pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 4 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Monday, May 14th, 1951
2B Bob Miller of the Brooklyn Bluebirds honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
3B Dick Williams of the Montreal Habitants honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, May 13th, 1951
Los Angeles Pobladores: Angel Pierce pitches a 5-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
San Francisco Seagulls: Neil Meredith pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Curt Patterson pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 1 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Gene Tiberi pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Jim Spencer goes 5-5 against the Seattle Emeralds, with 1 RBI and 1 R.
Saturday, May 12th, 1951
Detroit Wolverines: Clay Gillespie pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Rankin Meadows was suspended 4 games after ejection following a brawl.
Seattle Emeralds: Gabe Aviles was suspended 9 games after ejection following a brawl.
Friday, May 11th, 1951
Montreal Habitants: Steve Van der Pas pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 8 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Thursday, May 10th, 1951
New York Empires: Paul Harlan pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 2 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
Monday, May 7th, 1951
CF Curt Holland of the Pittsburgh Industrials honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
RF Joe Armstrong of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, May 6th, 1951
New York Empires: Tom Green pitches a 2-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 7 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Saturday, May 5th, 1951
Chicago Traders: Joe Shannon pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Cincinnati Packers: Fred Shaw pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Baltimore Lords: Joe Armstrong goes 5-6 against the Los Angeles Pobladores, with 2 2B, 2 RBI and 3 R.
Tuesday, May 1st, 1951
RF Biff Baldwin of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
CF Witness York of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Batter of the Month Award.
SP Harry Miller of the Cincinnati Packers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP Tom Green of the New York Empires honored: Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
SP John Ambrose of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
RP John Campbell of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
Los Angeles Pobladores: Percell Russell pitches a 3-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Monday, April 30th, 1951
LF Joe Rigoli of the Cincinnati Packers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
SS Dave Damon of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, April 29th, 1951
Detroit Wolverines: Ray Barker pitches a 3-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Buffalo Beavers: Bill Riddle pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 2 strikeouts and 6 BB allowed!
Saturday, April 28th, 1951
Detroit Wolverines: Tommy Johnson pitches a 5-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: Clint Schultz pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 6 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Friday, April 27th, 1951
Cleveland Bobcats: Chuck Hathaway pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Seattle Emeralds: Hank Tobey pitches a 4-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 5 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Thursday, April 26th, 1951
New York Empires: Jo-Jo Lavelle pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Cleveland Bobcats: Larry Strickland pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Wednesday, April 25th, 1951
Montreal Habitants: Bruce Catto pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Boston Terriers with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Monday, April 23rd, 1951
RF Fred Crumley of the Philadelphia Quakers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
CF Witness York of the Baltimore Lords honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Los Angeles Pobladores: Percell Russell pitches a 6-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 5 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Sunday, April 22nd, 1951
Chicago Hawks: Eddie Golden pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Saturday, April 21st, 1951
Brooklyn Bluebirds: Jeff Richardson pitches a 7-hit shutout against the New York Knickerbockers with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Wednesday, April 18th, 1951
Toronto Hurons: Sam Partridge pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Boston Terriers: John Manders pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Tuesday, April 17th, 1951
New York Knickerbockers: John Ambrose pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
New York Empires: Wayne Gibbs pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Monday, April 16th, 1951
LF Biff Baldwin of the New York Knickerbockers honored: Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
CF Javier Jaramillo of the Chicago Hawks honored: Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
Sunday, April 15th, 1951
Detroit Wolverines: Les Nash pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 7 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Chicago Traders: Joe Shannon pitches a 9-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Saturday, April 14th, 1951
Seattle Emeralds: Richard McCarthy pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Thursday, April 12th, 1951
Detroit Wolverines: Ray Barker pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 5 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
Los Angeles Pobladores: Dave Holt pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
Tuesday, April 10th, 1951
Cincinnati Packers: Harry Miller pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
Chicago Hawks: Bernie Zamora pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 11 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
Wednesday, March 7th, 1951
Toronto Hurons: John Young got suspended 4 games after ejection following arguing a strike call.
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