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Kingsport Times (Newspaper) - October 6, 1953, Kingsport, TennesseeYankees take 5th straight world championship look toward 6th Casey Stengel s Choice for series winning hit would have been Billy from press dispatches new was right and proper that the player whom Casey Stengel loves above All his other Yankees should have stroked the ninth inning single which won the deciding game of the 1953 world series and made the old professor the Only Man Ager in the history of the game to win five straight world championships. If the grizzled strategist could have picked his Man to lace the one out drive into Center Field that gave the bombers their thrill ing 4-3 Victory and crushed the resurgent Brooklyn dodgers you May be certain his Choice would have been Billy Martin the hard bitten Little scrapper he managed at Oakland and whom he sooner or later brings into almost every conversation. Even Chuck Dressen of the dodgers might have had slightly mixed feelings when he saw Martin Lay into Clem Labine s second pitch and watched Hank Bauer heading for Home with his ground eating strides. Dressen also holds a soft feeling for the kid who buried his Hopes. By one of baseball s Choice coincidences he managed the boy he refers to As that Tough Little Monkey the year before Casey did at Oakland. After what must have been seen yesterday by Many millions including 62.370 who paid to be Frozen Blue in a sudden change of weather it can Only be accepted that the Yankees Are sup posed to win world series and that the present Brooklyn team however Good is destined to wind up with the losers share. Now the fabulous Yankees Are planning to strengthen their aging pitching staff which seemed to offer their frustrated opponents their Only Hope of ending baseball s greatest Success Story. General manager George Weiss hinted that the Yankees Al ready were negotiating to acquire a Star Pitcher when he singled out the pitching corps As our no. 1 problem for 1954." we have a Good Young team that could go on to win a sixth final Box score on yanks five Crown chases new York official Box score of the sixth game of the 1953 world series the kid from Start to finish the yanks series Star. Straight Pennant next Weiss said. Throughout the win Ter our Basic must be however to solidify our Weiss gave no indication of the Pitcher that the Yankees might be seeking but it was believed their first Choice would be Mike Garcia powerful right hander of the Cleveland indians. Others the Yankees might be bickering for included 22-Garce-Winner Porterfield of the Washington senators Rookie Turley of the 9 Martin draws top superlative from 50th world series by will grab Wesley new York of the 1953 Golden Jubilee world Brooklyn if Gilliam 2b Reese is Robinson if Campanella c Hodges in Snider of Furillo of Cox 3b Erskine p Williams Milliken p Morgan Labine p totals new York a Woodling if coffins in Mize Bollweg in of Berra c Mantle of Martin 2b Mcdougald 3b Rizzuto is Ford p Reynolds p totals Brooklyn new York a r series outstanding individual player Martin Yankees second baseman. Tied the series record for most hits 12 led hitting with 500 counted for a total of 23 4 3 4 4 1 0 0 1 1 34 a r 4 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 2 5 4 5 4 4 8 25 11 o 1 5 0 0 3 10 5 1 0 2 0 0 Brief glance at records set during series new York is a rundown on the new records set in the 1953 world series individual most total bases in six game series Billy Martin 23 broke old Mark of 19 by babe Ruth in most hits in six game series Martin 12. Most strikeouts by Pitcher one game Carl Erskine 14 third most strikeouts by Pitcher life time Allie Reynolds 62. Most world series victories by 11 Pitcher lifetime Reynolds 7. Most chances accepted by 0 Catcher in six game series Roy Campanella dodgers 56. Most consecutive times Man aged team to world Champion ship Casey Stengel Yankees 0 John Mize to retire chief Reynolds May left no about his to Mize reiterated today his intention to end his Active career in baseball and Allie Reynolds May join him in retirement. Reynolds the new York Yan Kees great right hander told newspapermen after yesterday s final world series game he would quit if his Back failed to improve Over the Winter. My Back has been bothering me Ever since i Hurt it in that Accident last he said. I be had muscular spasms on ind off Ever since. For a time could t even run let alone Mize who will be 41 in Jan five. Team most total bases by both team 37 4 13 27 4 000 210 001 oho walked for Erskine in 5th. Flied out for Milliken in 7th. Grounded out for Collins in 8th. Xone out when winning run scored. Kum. Uhm a do Doug Learnt game 47 fifth game Yankees 277 most hits by both leans in scrips alos Home runs in six came team Yankees. 9. Most Home runs by both teams in series of any a 17 Yankees nine. Do divers series mentions. I know i can still help the club especially As a Pinch hit he said. But i Don t think it will be Worth it. I be got two offers now both of which will pay me More than i d make playing with the Yankees next year. One is an All year round Job the other for five months. Mize who appeared Only As a Pinch hitter during the series and failed to land a safety declined to identify the offers but said they would be in baseball. Brooklyn newspaper at loss for words Brooklyn up _ the Brooklyn Eagle sadly proclaimed the defeat of the dodgers in monday s world series by print ing no a solid Black Streamer across its front Page. Tucked in the lower right hand Corner was one Small line of Agate Type Reading please omit Kingsport times 6 tuesday oct. 6, 1953 highest batting average of Tei six game series dodgers .300 most runs by a losing team game series dodgers 27. Most Home runs by both team Erskine Cox. Rib Fame 6 tooth and Arrow Bow Mexico City up _ top seeded Tony Trabert of Cincin Nati meets Torben Ulrich Den Mark s no. 2 player today in the third round of the pan Ameri can Tennis tournament. Fox today i Guy Lombardo s entertaining before orchestra the game gave the fans an indication of what was to come yesterday by dedicating its opening number to the dodgers. The later than you on your radio father Barbour of one Man s family Mon. Thru Fri wept Mon. Thru Fri. At dial 1400 pour Sho Lairg u. Favorite Kingsport theatres strand inferno 3 dimension technicolor 3 stooges fun Center 200 in color Kock Hudson Piper Laurie toe Golden Blade Rialto 354 John Payne the vanquished color cartoon feature no. 2 Scarlet Pimpernel a adults children Triangle misses o Malley and or. Malone Marjorie main 50c per car radio wept wept pm vubiua1 look at the weather music 3 sports Newt Job tar Remer Brazee of the world family plier Shore show Craig prom Abc be announced Mckee Moll you top this Joe Rollf of . Of loom twi loom Char Cracker barrel Newt loom Chaser to treasure always a distinctive photograph by a y l o Gate cite a. 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