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1954 PITTSBURGH PIRATES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Pittsburgh,PA
Team Record:  53-101   .344
Result:   8th in National League
Manager(s):  Fred Haney
General Manager:   Branch Rickey
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Attendance:  475,494
Playoffs: Season in progress

Pittsburgh Pirates affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Walker Cooper (39)
Youngest Player:  Nick Koback (18)
Longest Tenure:  Bob Friend, Frank Thomas, Dick Smith, Paul LaPalme (4)
Top Hitter:  Frank Thomas (9)
Top Pitcher:  Dick Littlefield (19)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  40.55%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Giants9757.630--
Brooklyn9262.5975.0
Milwaukee8965.5788.0
Philadelphia7579.48722.0
Cincinnati7480.48123.0
St. Louis7282.46825.0
Chi Cubs6490.41633.0
Pittsburgh53101.34444.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
15Frank Thomasof-3b925-MLB1535778117232723943251741041110.298.359.4970287653432--.303
7Curt Roberts2b3524-MLB134496471151871366355492936.232.309.3020150565402--.254
12Dick Coless-3b6728-MLB1384864013122514000414808620.270.323.3420166541389--.293
3Bob Skinnerof3722-MLB13247067117159846404759011211.249.316.3700174530377--.269
8Gair Alliess4522-MLB1214183883863301156842333.199.294.2680112482345--.240
4Sid Gordonof-3b4336-MLB13136338111120124900672408910.306.405.4380159447279--.295
5Preston Ward1b-of5926-MLB11736037971627480039610345.269.337.3830138406275--.304
17Dick Hallp4823-MLB11231038748422730334601914.239.304.310096353260--.266
11Toby Atwellc-30-MLB9628736838432623432134311.289.384.3760108340225--.301
14Jerry Lynchof-23-MLB982842768458362220431129.239.290.3730106308230--.255
10Jack Shepardc6422-MLB8222724698232200263308410.304.370.396090265180--.338
13Eddie Pellagriniss-2b6036-MLB73125122760016009214311.216.288.264033142103--.257
44Hal Riceof-30-MLB2881101441190214240102.173.295.2840239672--.232
31Vic Janowiczc-3b-24-MLB417310113002007231300.151.235.1920148465--.220
35Max Surkontp5832-MLB33603101005006190912.167.239.1830117662--.238
32Vern Lawp-24-MLB505210125011300581604.231.310.3850206450--.256
19Bob Friendp-23-MLB3551614111700580102.275.339.3920205740--.310
27Dick Littlefieldp-28-MLB2349482102002130401.163.196.2450125546--.222
18Cal Abramsof-30-MLB1742661102001090002.143.308.214095238--.182
24Paul LaPalmep-30-MLB333525110100061300.143.167.229083933--.172
39Jake Thiesp-28-MLB3333210002005110200.030.158.030014034--.045
6Dick Smith3b-ss-26-MLB123123110000650001.097.243.194063729--.115
26Gail Henleyof-25-MLB143079101200440100.300.382.4330133522--.320
20Jim Manganc-24-MLB142625000200490000.192.300.192053021--.294
34Bob Purkeyp-24-MLB3626221004004120300.077.200.115033327--.143
23George O'Donnellp-25-MLB2123120012001100000.087.125.217052421--.083
18Laurin Pepperp-23-MLB141714100100020000.235.235.294051713--.267
23,28Walker Cooperc-39-MLB141503200100210001.200.294.333051713--.214
9Nick Kobackc-18-MLB41000000000080000.000.000.000001010--.000
29Johnny Hetkip-32-MLB58912000100000100.222.222.22202108--.222
44Luis Marquezof-28-MLB14931000000400100.111.385.11101149--.111
46Bill Hallc-25-MLB5700000000000000.000.000.0000077--.000
25Cal Hoguep-26-MLB3300000000010100.000.000.0000044--.000
38Len Yochimp-25-MLB10201000000010000.500.500.5000121--1.000
20Sam Jethroeof-36-MLB2100000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
Totals: (35 players)15450885571260181577652621135667372509958125.248.323.350673178358364123----.273

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
35Max Surkont2132-MLB9184.41332911020208.1216124102257878401.419.331.083.373.371.00--1.07
19Bob Friend2923-MLB7125.0735204282170.120410696165873121.5410.780.853.063.860.79--1.28
32Vern Law3324-MLB9135.51391870173161.220110999205657601.5911.191.113.123.170.98--0.92
27Dick Littlefield1928-MLB10113.6023217110155.01407862108592201.458.130.584.945.340.92--0.57
34Bob Purkey-24-MLB385.0736110070131.1145787436238111.589.940.214.252.601.63--1.10
39Jake Thies-28-MLB393.8733183170130.11207056134957201.308.290.903.383.940.86--0.87
24Paul LaPalme5830-MLB4105.5233152070120.21477974155457811.6710.961.124.034.250.95--1.07
23George O'Donnell-25-MLB394.532110306187.110550444218201.4410.820.412.160.822.63--0.91
29Johnny Hetki2432-MLB444.995810046983.01025346113027201.5911.061.193.252.931.11--0.71
18Laurin Pepper-23-MLB157.99148004050.263534544317412.0911.190.717.643.022.53--0.89
38Len Yochim-25-MLB017.32101005019.2301716287501.9313.730.923.663.201.14--1.75
25Cal Hogue-26-MLB014.9132000011.011661127002.099.000.829.825.731.71--0.59
00Joe Page-36-MLB0011.177000409.2161712474002.3814.903.726.523.721.75--0.78
30Nellie King-26-MLB005.144000307.01054013001.5712.860.001.293.860.33--2.00
Totals: (35 players)531014.92154154374117151,3461510845736765645253751.3610.100.863.773.511.07-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Toby AtwellC883603944.9900.00 
Jack ShepardC672574675.9770.00 
Jim ManganC7243011.0000.00 
Nick KobackC4140001.0000.00 
Walker CooperC260001.0000.00 
Bill HallC140001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bob Skinner1B1181026841687.9860.00 
Preston Ward1B4833841631.9840.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Curt Roberts2B1313573942482.9690.00 
Dick Cole2B17434635.9670.00 
Eddie Pellagrini2B72417051.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dick Cole3B5548112107.9410.00 
Sid Gordon3B40287185.9250.00 
Eddie Pellagrini3B31184325.9680.00 
Gair Allie3B19193530.9470.00 
Vic Janowicz3B18153253.9040.00 
Preston Ward3B1172030.9000.00 
Dick Smith3B972123.9330.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Gair AllieSS951922602359.9520.00 
Dick ColeSS661011781529.9490.00 
Eddie PellagriniSS10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Frank ThomasOF1534181452.9890.00 
Dick HallOF1022355111.9560.00 
Jerry LynchOF831271052.9650.00 
Sid GordonOF73121931.9770.00 
Preston WardOF4274863.9320.00 
Hal RiceOF24553021.0000.00 
Cal AbramsOF13232001.0000.00 
Gail HenleyOF9131001.0000.00 
Luis MarquezOF440001.0000.00 
Bob SkinnerOF20000.0000.00 
Vic JanowiczOF110001.0000.00 
Sam JethroeOF110001.0000.00 
Vern LawOF110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Johnny HetkiP5883311001.0001.52 
Vern LawP39161112312.9711.90 
Bob PurkeyP361311640061.0003.84 
Bob FriendP3517072711.9711.80 
Paul LaPalmeP33120719011.0001.95 
Max SurkontP3320884011.9802.08 
Jake ThiesP3313082442.8892.21 
Dick LittlefieldP2315551430.8641.10 
George O'DonnellP2187719011.0002.69 
Laurin PepperP145011710.9473.23 
Len YochimP10194610.9094.69 
Joe PageP7902001.0001.96 
Nellie KingP4703011.0003.86 
Cal HogueP31102001.0001.64 


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