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1957 PITTSBURGH PIRATES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Pittsburgh,PA
Team Record:  62-92   .403
Result:   7th in National League
Manager(s):  Bobby Bragan, Danny Murtaugh
General Manager:   Joe Brown
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Attendance:  850,732
Playoffs:  -

Pittsburgh Pirates affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Bob Kuzava (34)
Youngest Player:  Red Swanson (20)
Longest Tenure:  Frank Thomas, Bob Friend (7)
Top Hitter:  Frank Thomas (15)
Top Pitcher:  Bob Friend (2)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  79.58%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Milwaukee9559.617--
St. Louis8767.5658.0
Brooklyn8470.54511.0
Cincinnati8074.51915.0
Philadelphia7777.50018.0
NY Giants6985.44826.0
Chi Cubs6292.40333.0
Pittsburgh6292.40333.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
15Frank Thomas+of-3b1528-MLB1515947217230123893144663951216.290.335.460795.3452736584561005.9.288
18Bill Virdon+of2426-MLB14456159141281185033336905838.251.291.383675.296215605442704.3.273
9Bill Mazeroski+2b2820-MLB14852659149277854332749121136.283.318.407725.321214568400775.2.299
24Dick Groat+ss2026-MLB125501581583057540127283114616.315.350.437787.348219551380856.1.320
21Roberto Clemente+of6022UDFA: 1954MLB11145142114177430042345010113.253.288.348637.285157475355463.5.273
4Bob Skinner+of6125-MLB126387581181261345104385026402.305.370.468838.369181431279747.1.324
23Gene Baker+2b-3b5832-MLB111365369719423632292915848.266.318.356674.299130407290474.4.281
8Gene Freese+3b6423-MLB114346449818263194174220524.283.319.399718.320138372263495.0.307
3Dee Fondy+1b5632-MLB9532342101132235115255910445.313.360.384744.335124357240465.2.372
20Hank Foiles+c-28-MLB109281327610493613375305135.270.352.431783.344121322217455.6.302
37Paul Smith+1b-of-26-MLB8115012384031102121711405.253.313.340653.29651167123163.4.269
25Roman Mejias+of-26-MLB581421239742152261311403.275.309.423731.32160153112214.9.291
10Dick Rand+c-26-MLB60105723211900112401420.219.288.286574.261301228892.7.268
19Bob Friend+p6926-MLB408751620040062200610.184.234.207441.207181007830.9.242
17Hardy Peterson+c-27-MLB30731022212110191002305.301.378.438816.359328560115.1.328
22Ron Kline+p-25-MLB40660400000012400302.061.075.061135.06447067-7-2.8.095
32Vern Law+p-27-MLB346331211060011110400.190.215.238453.20615695521.2.231
12Jim Pendleton+of-33-MLB465991811090091411122.305.394.356750.33921724695.1.383
34Bob Purkey+p-27-MLB48453502060032210210.111.180.200380.17695243-1-0.4.208
17,28Danny Kravitz+c-26-MLB19412610040021000000.146.186.171357.168743350-0.1.194
14John Powers+of-27-MLB20357103028005930010.286.409.543952.41719442699.1.320
6Johnny O'Brien+2b-26-MLB34357112101001420101.314.368.429797.35815392666.3.355
39Luis Arroyo+p-30-MLB5632150000001900101.156.182.156338.15853429-1-0.9.217
16Lee Walls+of6624-MLB822341000102500000.182.250.227477.2255241811.7.235
3Dale Long+1b5131-MLB7220410050041000011.182.296.227524.2525272011.0.308
26Roy Face+p-29-MLB5916120001000400100.125.125.125250.11321715-1-1.3.167
31Whammy Douglas+p-22-MLB11160100000001000003.062.062.062125.05611618-3-4.5.167
11Bob Smith+p-26-MLB2013010000000900100.077.077.077154.06911413-2-3.3.250
35Red Swanson+p-20-MLB3213000000001600000.000.071.00071.05001413-2-3.4.000
5Buddy Pritchard+ss-of-21-MLB2311110000000400100.091.091.091182.08211211-1-2.1.143
36Joe Trimble+p-26-MLB57110000000100001.143.143.143286.129177--.167
29Nellie King+p-29-MLB365000001000200100.000.000.0000.000066--.000
16Eddie O'Brien+ss-of-26-MLB34000000000000000.000.000.0000.000044--.000
30Bennie Daniels+p-25-MLB12000000000200000.000.000.0000.000022--.000
30Dick Hall+p-26-MLB101000000000100000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
28Chuck Churn+p-27-MLB51000000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
31Ken Hamlin+ss-2b-22-MLB21000000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
Totals: (37 players)154540258614472316092551463537473323409746107.268.315.384699--2074594242407034.5.293

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
19Bob Friend+226-MLB14183.38403817310277.0273121104286814331 11.238.870.912.214.650.48.3341.28
22Ron Kline+2225-MLB9164.04403111220205.02141079228618821 01.349.401.232.683.860.69.3030.82
34Bob Purkey+2427-MLB11143.86482161112179.2194847710385127 01.299.720.501.902.550.75.3140.79
32Vern Law+1827-MLB1082.8731259351172.2172725518325522 01.188.970.941.672.870.58.2981.03
39Luis Arroyo+3930-MLB3114.68541000151130.21517668193110167 01.3910.401.312.146.960.31.3460.88
26Roy Face+2929-MLB463.0759100321093.29741329245321 01.299.320.862.315.090.45.3081.20
35Red Swanson+-20-MLB333.72328108072.26835309312911 01.368.421.113.843.591.07.3041.14
11Bob Smith+-26-MLB243.11204204055.04822192253521 01.337.850.334.095.730.71.2721.25
29Nellie King+4729-MLB214.503600019152.06927267162312 01.6311.941.212.773.980.70.3851.24
31Whammy Douglas+-22-MLB333.26118001047.04823175302802 01.669.190.965.745.361.07.4220.80
6Johnny O'Brien+-26-MLB036.07161005040.04632277241920 01.7510.351.585.404.281.26.3640.57
36Joe Trimble+-26-MLB028.2454000019.2231918713921 01.8310.533.205.954.121.44.3641.64
16Eddie O'Brien+-26-MLB102.1931100012.11133231000 01.148.031.462.197.300.30.3750.43
30Dick Hall+-26-MLB0010.8080000010.017121245701 02.2015.303.604.506.300.71.5910.36
31Laurin Pepper+-26-MLB018.005100109.0118815400 01.7811.001.005.004.001.25.4001.09
28Chuck Churn+-27-MLB004.325000308.194414410 01.569.721.084.324.321.00.3640.85
30Bennie Daniels+-25-MLB011.291100007.052103200 01.146.430.003.862.571.50.2272.00
37Bob Kuzava+-34-MLB009.004000102.032203100 03.0013.500.0013.504.503.00--0.00
38,52George Witt+-23-MLB0140.501100001.146615100 06.7527.006.7533.756.755.00----
Totals: (37 players)62923.88154154479107151,39514636966019242166326--11.319.441.022.724.280.63.337 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Hank FoilesC1094363292.9810.00 
Dick RandC571721155.9730.00 
Hardy PetersonC301161423.9850.00 
Danny KravitzC15459011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dee Fondy1B73698541463.9820.00 
Frank Thomas1B71597521553.9770.00 
Bob Skinner1B960617.9850.00 
Dale Long1B7545061.0000.00 
Paul Smith1B110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bill Mazeroski2B1443084431796.9780.00 
Gene Baker2B13302626.9660.00 
Gene Freese2B101316041.0000.00 
Buddy Pritchard2B301001.0000.00 
Johnny O'Brien2B210001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Gene Freese3B74621321616.9240.00 
Gene Baker3B6061108812.9550.00 
Frank Thomas3B31275374.9200.00 
Dick Groat3B20510.8330.00 
Jim Pendleton3B22210.8000.00 
Bob Skinner3B102001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dick GroatSS1232263802074.9680.00 
Gene BakerSS2838851017.9250.00 
Buddy PritchardSS1011713.9470.00 
Johnny O'BrienSS8111232.8850.00 
Ken HamlinSS120001.0000.00 
Jim PendletonSS10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bill VirdonOF1414031362.9860.00 
Roberto ClementeOF109272961.9790.00 
Bob SkinnerOF93172972.9630.00 
Frank ThomasOF591051433.9750.00 
Roman MejiasOF42606001.0000.00 
Paul SmithOF33522001.0000.00 
Gene FreeseOF1019120.9090.00 
Jim PendletonOF910110.9170.00 
John PowersOF9141001.0000.00 
Lee WallsOF7131001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Roy FaceP599349001.0001.26 
Luis ArroyoP5413041210.9411.11 
Bob PurkeyP48179133033.9352.16 
Bob FriendP40277183813.9821.82 
Ron KlineP40205182712.9781.98 
Nellie KingP365266001.0002.08 
Red SwansonP327248011.0001.50 
Vern LawP31172132322.9471.88 
Bob SmithP20553510.8891.31 
Johnny O'BrienP16402410.8571.35 
Whammy DouglasP11474610.9091.91 
Dick HallP8100000.0000.00 
Chuck ChurnP5824011.0006.67 
Laurin PepperP5910001.0001.00 
Joe TrimbleP5191511.8572.81 
Bob KuzavaP420000.0000.00 
Eddie O'BrienP31202011.0001.49 
Bennie DanielsP171410.8336.43 
George WittP110000.0000.00 


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