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1947 Pittsburgh Pirates (MLB)

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W-L Record: 62-92 .403
Rank: 7th in National League
Run Differential: 744-815 -71
Manager(s): Billy Herman, Bill Burwell
General Manager: Roy Hamey
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Ballpark: Forbes Field
Attendance: 1,283,531 8/16
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Rogers McKee
Assistant Coach: Honus Wagner
Assistant Coach: Zack Taylor
Assistant Coach: Bill Burwell
National League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9460.610--
8965.5785.0
8668.5588.0
8173.52613.0
7381.47421.0
6985.44825.0
6292.40332.0
6292.40332.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
36Jim BagbyP303732372003003132.219.219.281500.063.063.241----935
24Ed BahrP272123020000008032.087.087.087174.000.000.133----226
8Eddie Basinski2B245616115326241701827035.199.279.335614.137.248.2151.5040.354182
18Hank BehrmanP26106000000002010.000.000.0000.000.000.000----07
2,19Jimmy Bloodworth2B298831627799074811639219.250.286.345631.095.149.2672.4445.1109333
35Tiny BonhamP333345471004035162.156.208.178386.022.089.1751.67--854
9Pete CastiglioneSS2613506140001025000.280.308.280588.000.040.3112.50--1452
6Billy CoxSS2713252975145307155452928125.274.312.442754.168.233.2670.9735.3234560
3Elbie Fletcher1B316915722389112222924105.242.360.331691.089.287.2800.83157.052186
18Al Gionfriddo2511000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
5Hank Greenberg1B361254027110013225740104734016.249.403.478881.229.488.2470.7016.1192506
16Frankie Gustine3B271566161021833069675636521015.297.362.409771.112.222.3211.0368.4252689
20Ken HeintzelmanP3120100001010000-1.000-1000---0.00--01
11Billy Herman2B3715473104006027003.213.245.298543.085.128.2503.50--1449
27Art HerringP41112000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
13Kirby HigbeP32467261020140211062.139.162.208370.069.097.1505.5072.01580
1Dixie HowellC2776214235911042512734042.276.357.383740.107.238.3131.2653.582245
31Roy JarvisC211845471014065001.156.255.244499.089.222.1540.8345.01151
4Ralph KinerOF2415256511817723451127198812112.313.415.6391054.326.501.2910.8311.1361664
10Clyde KluttzC297323226709264211718242.302.349.435784.134.211.3081.0638.7101253
2Al LyonsP281510120011013100.200.273.500773.300.400.1673.0010.0511
19,42Gene Mauch2B-SS211630890001076000.300.432.300732.000.233.3750.86--937
19Hugh MulcahyP3323010000000000.333.333.333666.000.000.333----13
28Steve NagyP2864010000002000.250.250.250500.000.000.500----14
21Fritz OstermuellerP39266461210050412062.188.235.203438.016.078.2313.00--1374
23Mel QueenP291426120001006011.077.077.077154.000.000.100----227
12Culley RikardOF33109324579316443215039119.287.382.398780.111.269.3170.7881.0129375
29Preacher RoeP3238401500010215040.125.167.125292.000.050.2007.50--546
17Jim RussellOF2812847868121218851763582512.253.340.381721.128.274.2740.9259.8182546
1,2Bill SalkeldC3047615132008068012.213.284.246530.033.131.2451.33--1568
30Rip SewellP402440250014016003.125.146.200346.075.100.1216.0040.0841
26Elmer SingletonP294113140102004010.308.308.462770.154.154.444----614
22Nick StrincevichP323221010000023010.048.130.048178.000.095.0561.50--124
14,42Billy SullivanC3638551143008163001.255.328.309637.055.182.2690.50--1761
15Wally WestlakeOF26112407591111741769527634516.273.318.459777.187.265.2872.3323.9187439
7Whitey WietelmannSS-2B28481282130411701210006.234.300.305605.070.164.2480.83128.039140
32Roger WolffP36139000000016000.000.100.000100.000.111.0006.00--010
14Gene WoodlingOF24227972122010075011.266.326.342668.076.165.2840.71--2787
Batting Totals186553077441385216441566993060668424070136.261.337.406743.145.265.2751.1334.021575983
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
36Jim Bagby30544.663762018011514375601437231001.5511.091.092.871.780.62
28Steve Nagy28135.7961001014181091942001.9311.570.645.792.570.44
21Fritz Ostermueller3912103.8426241230018318194781868665001.368.900.893.343.250.97
23Mel Queen29374.011412201074703933851340101.648.510.976.204.140.67
29Preacher Roe324155.253822418214415693841963591101.529.751.193.943.690.94
30Rip Sewell40643.572412418012112158481136361001.309.000.822.682.681.00
26Elmer Singleton29226.313630014167704947939245001.639.401.215.243.220.62
22Nick Strincevich32165.2632710100891115952937220001.6611.220.913.742.220.59
23Lou Tost36009.0010000013110000003.0027.000.000.000.00--
19Hugh Mulcahy33003.8621001068731720002.1410.291.299.002.570.29
28,40Cal McLish210018.0010001012220000002.0018.000.000.000.00--
2Al Lyons28127.39130006028362423412162001.7111.571.293.865.141.33
24Ed Bahr27354.611911104082824542543250001.529.000.554.722.740.58
18Hank Behrman26029.00102003024332625617110002.0011.882.166.123.960.65
35Tiny Bonham331183.8433187312314916767641735631001.3510.021.022.103.781.80
25Ken Gables2800-1000000322100000------
20Ken Heintzelman310020.25210000491192620003.7520.254.5013.504.500.33
27Art Herring41138.181100082101811103460002.0014.732.453.274.911.50
13Kirby Higbe3211173.7246301011252252041089322110996001.408.160.884.403.960.90
-Lee Howard23003.0020001024111020001.3312.003.000.006.00--
32Roger Wolff36148.7013610403049332941870002.2314.701.205.402.100.39
Pitching Totals62924.68367156449112131374148881571515559250124201.519.751.023.883.280.85
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Dixie HowellC742723082.9740.00
Clyde KluttzC692475547.9870.00
Roy JarvisC1550821.9670.00
Bill SalkeldC1529410.9710.00
Billy SullivanC12424011.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Hank Greenberg1B11998379985.9920.00
Elbie Fletcher1B5032425528.9860.00
Billy Herman1B262001.0000.00
Whitey Wietelmann1B171001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Jimmy Bloodworth2B87222206956.9790.00
Eddie Basinski2B56116130734.9720.00
Whitey Wietelmann2B14302438.9470.00
Billy Herman2B101413021.0000.00
Gene Mauch2B6131310.9630.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Frankie Gustine3B1561933303135.9440.00
Whitey Wietelmann3B61510.8570.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Billy CoxSS1292203882063.9680.00
Whitey WietelmannSS22313896.8850.00
Pete CastiglioneSS13263926.9700.00
Gene MauchSS45721.8570.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Ralph KinerOF152390871.9830.00
Jim RussellOF119343673.9800.00
Wally WestlakeOF109239830.9880.00
Culley RikardOF79177240.9780.00
Gene WoodlingOF2159120.9680.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Kirby HigbeP4622592310.9701.28
Preacher RoeP3814462012.9631.63
Jim BagbyP3711572822.9462.73
Elmer SingletonP366791111.9522.69
Tiny BonhamP3314971121.9001.09
Nick StrincevichP3289217011.0001.92
Fritz OstermuellerP26183925041.0001.67
Rip SewellP24121102613.9732.68
Ed BahrP198221211.9331.53
Mel QueenP14745711.9231.46
Al LyonsP132828011.0003.20
Roger WolffP133032001.0001.50
Art HerringP111001001.0000.88
Hank BehrmanP10241120.5000.74
Steve NagyP61422001.0002.57
Ken HeintzelmanP240000.0000.00
Lee HowardP220000.0000.00
Hugh MulcahyP2613011.0005.81
Ken GablesP100000.0000.00
Cal McLishP1111001.00018.00
Lou TostP1101001.0009.00


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