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1949 Pittsburgh Pirates (MLB)

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W-L Record: 71-83 .461
Rank: 6th in National League
Run Differential: 681-765 -84
Roster Continuity 74.82% 11/16
Manager(s): Billy Meyer
General Manager: Roy Hamey
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Ballpark: Forbes Field
Attendance: 1,449,435 6/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Johnny Riddle
Assistant Coach: Honus Wagner
First Base Coach: Bill Posedel
National League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9757.630--
9658.6231.0
8173.52616.0
7579.48722.0
7381.47424.0
7183.46126.0
6292.40335.0
6193.39636.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
6Stan RojekSS30   144557721361920314503121610.244.309.285594.041.138.2590.62--159625
4Ralph KinerOF26   152549116170195541276117611010.310.432.6581090.348.572.2670.5210.2361667
15Wally WestlakeOF28   1475257714824823104645696115.282.345.490835.208.305.2891.5322.8257577
16Pete Castiglione3B28   1184485712020264322043094.268.299.362661.094.143.2862.1574.7162477
12Johnny Hopp1B-1B32   853165010611453693026036.335.393.443836.108.231.3540.8763.2140349
10Monty Basgall2B27   10730825679122613132147.218.291.273564.055.159.2371.03154.084344
8Clyde McCulloughC32   9124130579342112430423.237.316.349665.112.216.2561.2560.384271
7Danny Murtaugh2B31   7523616487222422917032.203.291.275566.072.203.2120.59118.065268
14Dino RestelliOF24   722324158110124033526438.250.358.453811.203.366.2370.7419.3105274
5Ed Stevens1B24   67221225810143212224132.262.332.371703.109.213.2801.0955.382247
3Eddie Bockman3B28   7922021496161932331023.223.296.341637.118.236.2351.3536.775245
18Tom SaffellOF27   7320536667122552127073.322.385.395780.073.200.3641.29102.581233
11Dixie WalkerOF38   8818126514111802611044.282.372.331703.050.193.2960.42181.060211
9Ed Fitz GeraldC25   751601642702181827125.263.302.344646.081.138.3053.3880.055171
17Phil MasiC33   4813516376121311716035.274.355.378733.104.237.2990.9467.551155
18,22Murry DicksonP32   44845174104006011.202.202.274476.071.071.218----2385
19,29Bill WerleP28   35773910020511021.117.171.130301.013.078.1362.20--1084
24Bob ChesnesP28   426811175215056002.250.301.426727.176.250.2621.2068.02973
5Jack Phillips1B27   18566133103146001.232.283.321604.089.179.2601.50--1860
23Cliff ChambersP27   34555132105057061.236.300.309609.073.164.2711.40--1766
12Johnny Hopp1B-1B32   20555123103007300001.218.306.309615.091.218.2310.43--1762
28Vic LombardiP26   434981701010144000.347.396.388784.041.143.3781.00--1953
14Wally JudnichOF32   1035581001012000.229.250.257507.029.057.2422.00--936
17Marv RackleyOF27   11355112002123000.314.351.371722.057.143.3441.50--1337
2Les Fleming1B33   2431080207062100.258.395.387782.129.323.2760.33--1238
17Ted BeardOF28   1424120001022000.083.154.083237.000.083.0911.00--226
10Tiny BonhamP35   1822010003031050.045.160.045205.000.136.0480.33--130
21Elmer RiddleP34   16220300020110011.136.174.136310.000.045.25010.00--324
30Rip SewellP42   2816110000034120.063.250.063313.000.188.0831.33--122
29Junior WalshP30   912000000019000.000.077.00077.000.083.0009.00--013
27,37Ray PoatP31   1110010000003000.100.100.100200.000.000.143----110
27Bob MuncriefP33   137010000001030.143.143.143286.000.000.167----110
17Bobby Rhawn3B30   37010000000011.143.143.143286.000.000.143----18
37Hal GreggP27   85000000011020.000.167.000167.000.200.0001.00--08
37Harry GumbertP39   164110000002000.250.250.250500.000.000.500----14
25Hugh CaseyP35   333111001000010.333.333.6671000.333.333.333----24
13Kirby HigbeP34   73000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
19Jack Cassini29   80300000000000-----------00
Batting Totals1886521468113501914112662648054855422086096.259.329.384713.125.239.2701.0141.420015848
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
18,22Murry Dickson32   12143.294420112150224.121697821780891001.328.680.683.213.581.11
19,29Bill Werle28   12134.24352910220221.024311710422511064001.339.900.902.084.322.08
23Cliff Chambers27   1373.97342110160177.118689781558931001.389.460.762.954.731.60
24Bob Chesnes28   7135.9027258111145.1153104951582495001.629.500.935.093.040.60
28Vic Lombardi26   554.57341240111134.014974681468644001.6210.010.944.574.300.94
10Tiny Bonham35   744.251814514089.08143421123250001.178.191.112.332.531.09
30Rip Sewell42   613.91286219176.0823533832260001.509.710.953.793.080.81
21Elmer Riddle34   185.351612103174.1814544945240101.709.851.095.472.920.53
29Junior Walsh30   145.0297110042.2402724516241001.308.371.053.355.021.50
25Hugh Casey35   414.623300023538.250242041490001.6411.540.923.232.080.64
27,37Ray Poat31   016.25112002036.0522925615171001.8613.001.503.754.251.13
27Bob Muncrief33   156.25134105335.2442725813110001.5811.002.003.252.750.85
37Harry Gumbert39   145.791600015327.230201851853001.719.641.615.791.610.28
37Hal Gregg27   113.3281003018.2201071891001.479.470.473.794.261.13
13Kirby Higbe34   0213.8071002015.125242321250002.4715.001.207.203.000.42
Batting Totals71834.57333154539101151356145276568814253555621101.479.640.943.553.691.04
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Clyde McCulloughC903633968.9850.00
Ed Fitz GeraldC561632255.9740.00
Phil MasiC441572117.9940.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Johnny Hopp1B7159340465.9940.00
Johnny Hopp1B7159340465.9940.00
Johnny Hopp1B7159340465.9940.00
Johnny Hopp1B7159340465.9940.00
Ed Stevens1B5853358365.9950.00
Jack Phillips1B1613580111.0000.00
Johnny Hopp1B649434.9460.00
Johnny Hopp1B649434.9460.00
Johnny Hopp1B649434.9460.00
Johnny Hopp1B649434.9460.00
Les Fleming1B5430041.0000.00
Dixie Walker1B324332.9000.00
Phil Masi1B2173031.0000.00
Dino Restelli1B121011.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Monty Basgall2B982242241358.9720.00
Danny Murtaugh2B742021821058.9750.00
Eddie Bockman2B531001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Pete Castiglione3B981002131426.9570.00
Eddie Bockman3B6859127814.9590.00
Monty Basgall3B301001.0000.00
Bobby Rhawn3B23510.8890.00
Jack Phillips3B10000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Stan RojekSS1442404612592.9660.00
Pete CastiglioneSS171323061.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Ralph KinerOF1523111273.9790.00
Wally WestlakeOF1433191264.9820.00
Dino RestelliOF61167472.9610.00
Tom SaffellOF53122211.9920.00
Dixie WalkerOF3958210.9840.00
Ted BeardOF109010.9000.00
Johnny HoppOF9210001.0000.00
Johnny HoppOF9210001.0000.00
Johnny HoppOF9210001.0000.00
Johnny HoppOF9210001.0000.00
Wally JudnichOF8270001.0000.00
Marv RackleyOF8220001.0000.00
Johnny HoppOF712110.9290.00
Johnny HoppOF712110.9290.00
Johnny HoppOF712110.9290.00
Johnny HoppOF712110.9290.00
Pete CastiglioneOF220001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Murry DicksonP44224265238.9633.13
Bill WerleP3522174323.9622.04
Cliff ChambersP34177633021.0001.98
Vic LombardiP34134928011.0002.49
Hugh CaseyP333810001.0000.24
Rip SewellP287631220.8821.78
Bob ChesnesP27145133524.9602.98
Tiny BonhamP188939011.0001.21
Harry GumbertP1627111011.0003.97
Elmer RiddleP167464001.0001.21
Bob MuncriefP1335012001.0003.07
Ray PoatP11361610.8751.75
Junior WalshP9422520.7781.49
Hal GreggP81811011.0000.99
Kirby HigbeP71513001.0002.38


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