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1949 PITTSBURGH PIRATES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Pittsburgh,PA
Team Record:  71-83   .461
Result:   6th in National League
Manager(s):  Billy Meyer
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Attendance:  1,449,435
Playoffs: Season in progress

Pittsburgh Pirates affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Rip Sewell (42)
Youngest Player:  Ed Stevens (24)
Longest Tenure:  Rip Sewell (12)
Top Hitter:  Ralph Kiner (3)
Top Pitcher:  Bill Werle (13)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  74.82%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Brooklyn9757.630--
St. Louis9658.6231.0
Philadelphia8173.52616.0
Boston7579.48722.0
NY Giants7381.47424.0
Pittsburgh7183.46126.0
Cincinnati6292.40335.0
Chi Cubs6193.39636.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
6Stan Rojekss3030-MLB144557721361920314503121610.244.000.2850159--
4Ralph Kinerof326-MLB152549116170195541276117611010.310.000.6581000361--
15Wally Westlakeof1528-MLB1475257714824823104645696115.282.000.4900257--
16Pete Castiglione3b-ss5128-MLB1184485712020264322043094.268.000.3620162--
12Johnny Hoppof-1b4932-MLB853165010611453693026036.335.000.4430140--
10Monty Basgall2b-27-MLB10730825679122613132147.218.000.273084--
8Clyde McCulloughc5532-MLB9124130579342112430423.237.000.349084--
7Danny Murtaugh2b-31-MLB7523616487222422917032.203.000.275065--
14Dino Restelliof5024-MLB722324158110124033526438.250.000.4530105--
5Ed Stevens1b-24-MLB67221225810143212224132.262.000.371082--
3Eddie Bockman3b-28-MLB7922021496161932331023.223.000.341075--
18Tom Saffellof6427-MLB7320536667122552127073.322.000.395081--
11Dixie Walkerof-38-MLB8818126514111802611044.282.000.331060--
9Ed Fitz Geraldc-25-MLB751601642702181827125.262.000.344055--
17Phil Masic-33-MLB4813516376121311716035.274.000.378051--
18,22Murry Dicksonp-32-MLB44845174104006011.202.000.274023--
19,29Bill Werlep-28-MLB35773910020511021.117.000.130010--
24Bob Chesnesp-28-MLB426811175215056002.250.000.426029--
5Jack Phillips1b-27-MLB18566133103146001.232.000.321018--
12Johnny Hoppof-1b4932-MLB20555123103007300001.218.306.309017624474.0.231
23Cliff Chambersp-27-MLB34555132105057061.236.000.309017--
28Vic Lombardip-26-MLB434981701010144000.347.000.388019--
14Wally Judnichof-1b-32-MLB1035581001012000.229.000.25709--
17Marv Rackleyof-27-MLB11355112002123000.314.000.371013--
2Les Fleming1b-33-MLB2431080207062100.258.000.387012--
17Ted Beardof-28-MLB1424120001022000.083.000.08302--
21Elmer Riddlep-34-MLB16220300020110011.136.000.13603--
10Tiny Bonhamp-35-MLB1822010003031050.045.000.04501--
30Rip Sewellp-42-MLB2816110000034120.062.000.06201--
29Junior Walshp-30-MLB912000000019000.000.000.00000--
27,37Ray Poatp-31-MLB1110010000003000.100.000.10001--
17Bobby Rhawn3b-ss-30-MLB37010000000011.143.000.14301--
27Bob Muncriefp-33-MLB137010000001030.143.000.14301--
37Hal Greggp-27-MLB85000000011020.000.000.00000--
37Harry Gumbertp-39-MLB164110000002000.250.000.25001--
25Hugh Caseyp-35-MLB333111001000010.333.000.66710002--
13Kirby Higbep-34-MLB73000000000000.000.000.00000--
19Jack Cassinih-29-MLB80300000000000.000.000.00000--
Totals: (38 players)154521468113501914112662648054855422086096.259.332.3847162001587040467575.1.270

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
18,22Murry Dickson1532-MLB12143.294420112150224.12169782178089101.328.670.683.213.570.90----
19,29Bill Werle1328-MLB12134.24352910220221.02431171042251106401.339.900.902.084.320.48----
23Cliff Chambers2327-MLB1373.96342110160177.11868978155893101.389.440.762.944.720.62----
24Bob Chesnes4928-MLB7135.8827258111145.115310495158249501.629.470.935.083.031.67----
28Vic Lombardi-26-MLB554.57341240111134.01497468146864401.6210.010.944.574.301.06----
10Tiny Bonham-35-MLB744.251814514089.0814342112325001.178.191.112.332.530.92----
30Rip Sewell-42-MLB613.91286219176.082353383226001.509.710.953.793.081.23----
21Elmer Riddle-34-MLB185.331612103174.181454494524011.709.811.095.452.911.88----
29Junior Walsh-30-MLB145.0697110042.240272451624101.318.441.053.375.060.67----
25Hugh Casey3835-MLB414.663300023538.25024204149001.6611.640.933.262.091.56----
27,37Ray Poat-31-MLB016.25112002036.052292561517101.8613.001.503.754.250.88----
27Bob Muncrief3233-MLB156.31134105335.244272581311001.6011.102.023.282.781.18----
37Harry Gumbert3339-MLB145.861600015327.23020185185301.739.761.635.861.633.60----
37Hal Gregg-27-MLB113.3781003018.220107189101.509.640.483.864.340.89----
13Kirby Higbe3934-MLB0213.5071002015.12524232125002.4114.671.177.042.932.40----
Totals: (38 players)71834.57154154539101151,35614527656881265355562111.409.640.943.553.690.96-- 

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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