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1947 PITTSBURGH PIRATES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Pittsburgh,PA
Team Record:  62-92   .403
Result:   7th in National League
Manager(s):  Billy Herman, Bill Burwell
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Attendance:  1,283,531
Playoffs:  -

Pittsburgh Pirates affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Art Herring (41)
Youngest Player:  Roy Jarvis (21)
Longest Tenure:  Rip Sewell (10)
Top Hitter:  Ralph Kiner (1)
Top Pitcher:  Kirby Higbe (9)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  58.03%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Brooklyn9460.610--
St. Louis8965.5785.0
Boston8668.5588.0
NY Giants8173.52613.0
Cincinnati7381.47421.0
Chi Cubs6985.44825.0
Philadelphia6292.40332.0
Pittsburgh6292.40332.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
16Frankie Gustine+2b-3b1027-MLB1566161021833069675636521015.297.000.409409252--
4Ralph Kiner+of124-MLB15256511817723451127198812112.313.000.639639361--
6Billy Cox+3b-ss3027-MLB13252975145307155452928125.274.000.442442234--
17Jim Russell+of3728-MLB12847868121218851763582512.253.000.381381182--
15Wally Westlake+of4426-MLB112407591111741769527634516.273.000.459459187--
5Hank Greenberg+1b-of1336-MLB1254027110013225740104734016.249.000.478478192--
12Culley Rikard+of-33-MLB109324579316443215039119.287.000.398398129--
2,19Jimmy Bloodworth+2b-29-MLB8831627799074811639219.250.000.345345109--
10Clyde Kluttz+c-29-MLB7323226709264211718242.302.000.435435101--
1Dixie Howell+c-27-MLB76214235911042512734042.276.000.38338382--
8Eddie Basinski+ss-2b-24-MLB5616115326241701827035.199.000.33533554--
3Elbie Fletcher+1b-31-MLB6915722389112222924105.242.000.33133152--
7Whitey Wietelmann+ss-2b-28-MLB481282130411701210006.234.000.30530539--
14Gene Woodling+of-24-MLB227972122010075011.266.000.34234227--
13Kirby Higbe+p-32-MLB467261020140211062.139.000.20820815--
21Fritz Ostermueller+p-39-MLB266461210050412062.187.000.20320313--
1,2Bill Salkeld+c-30-MLB47615132008068012.213.000.24624615--
14,42Billy Sullivan+c-1b-36-MLB38551143008163001.255.000.30930917--
9Pete Castiglione+3b-ss-26-MLB13506140001025000.280.000.28028014--
11Billy Herman+2b-37-MLB15473104006027003.213.000.29829814--
35Tiny Bonham+p-33-MLB3345471004035162.156.000.1781788--
31Roy Jarvis+c-21-MLB1845471014065001.156.000.24424411--
30Rip Sewell+p-40-MLB2440250014016003.125.000.2002008--
29Preacher Roe+p-32-MLB38401500010215040.125.000.1251255--
36Jim Bagby+p-30-MLB3732372003003132.219.000.2812819--
19,42Gene Mauch+2b-ss-21-MLB1630890001076000.300.000.3003009--
23Mel Queen+p-29-MLB1426120001006011.077.000.077772--
24Ed Bahr+p-27-MLB2123020000008032.087.000.087872--
22Nick Strincevich+p-32-MLB3221010000023010.048.000.048481--
26Elmer Singleton+p-29-MLB4113140102004010.308.000.4624626--
2Al Lyons+p-28-MLB1510120011013100.200.000.5005005--
32Roger Wolff+p-36-MLB139000000016000.000.000.00000--
18Hank Behrman+p-26-MLB106000000002010.000.000.00000--
28Steve Nagy+p-28-MLB64010000002000.250.000.2502501--
19Hugh Mulcahy+p-33-MLB23010000000000.333.000.3333331--
27Art Herring+p-41-MLB112000000000000.000.000.00000--
18Al Gionfriddo+of-25-MLB11000000000000.000.000.00000--
20Ken Heintzelman+p-31-MLB20100001010000.000.000.00000--

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
13Kirby Higbe+932-MLB11173.724630101125225.020410893221109960 01.408.160.884.403.961.11----
21Fritz Ostermueller+2039-MLB12103.84262412300183.0181947818686650 01.368.900.893.343.251.03----
35Tiny Bonham+3133-MLB1183.85331873123149.2167676417356310 01.3510.041.022.103.790.56----
29Preacher Roe+3232-MLB4155.2538224182144.0156938419635910 11.529.751.193.943.691.07----
30Rip Sewell+-40-MLB643.5724124180121.0121584811363610 01.309.000.822.682.681.00----
36Jim Bagby+3930-MLB544.6737620180115.2143756014372310 01.5611.131.092.881.791.61----
22Nick Strincevich+-32-MLB165.263271010089.011159529372200 01.6611.220.913.742.221.68----
24Ed Bahr+-27-MLB354.591911104082.18245425432500 01.528.960.554.702.731.72----
23Mel Queen+-29-MLB374.011412201074.07039338513400 11.648.510.976.204.141.50----
26Elmer Singleton+4829-MLB226.313630014167.07049479392450 01.639.401.215.243.221.63----
32Roger Wolff+-36-MLB148.70136104030.0493329418700 02.2314.701.205.402.102.57----
2Al Lyons+-28-MLB127.31130006028.13624234121620 01.6911.441.273.815.080.75----
18Hank Behrman+2426-MLB029.12102003024.23326256171100 02.0312.042.196.204.011.55----
28Steve Nagy+-28-MLB135.7961001014.01810919420 01.9311.570.645.792.572.25----
27Art Herring+5341-MLB138.44110008210.218111034600 02.0615.192.533.375.060.67----
19Hugh Mulcahy+-33-MLB004.052100106.287317200 02.2510.801.359.452.703.50----
20Ken Heintzelman+-31-MLB0020.252100004.0911926200 03.7520.254.5013.504.503.00----
-Lee Howard+-23-MLB003.372000102.241110200 01.5013.503.370.006.750.00----
23Lou Tost+-36-MLB009.001000001.031100000 03.0027.000.000.000.00------
28,40Cal McLish+-21-MLB0018.001000101.022200000 02.0018.000.000.000.00------
25Ken Gables+-28-MLB0054.001000000.132210000 09.0081.0027.000.000.00------
Totals: (38 players)62924.68154154449110131,374148881571515659250124--21.459.751.023.883.281.18-- 

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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