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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: Season in progress

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
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
15Frank Thomasof-3b1528-MLB1515947217230123893144663951216.290.335.46002736584561005.9.288
18Bill Virdonof2426-MLB14456159141281185033336905838.251.291.3830215605442704.3.273
9Bill Mazeroski2b2820-MLB14852659149277854332749121136.283.318.4070214568400775.2.299
24Dick Groatss2026-MLB125501581583057540127283114616.315.350.4370219551380856.1.320
21Roberto Clementeof6022UDFA: 1954MLB11145142114177430042345010113.253.288.3480157475355463.5.273
4Bob Skinnerof6125-MLB126387581181261345104385026402.305.370.4680181431279747.1.324
23Gene Baker2b-3b5832-MLB111365369719423632292915848.266.318.3560130407290474.4.281
8Gene Freese3b6423-MLB114346449818263194174220524.283.319.3990138372263495.0.307
3Dee Fondy1b5632-MLB9532342101132235115255910445.313.360.3840124357240465.2.372
20Hank Foilesc-28-MLB109281327610493613375305135.270.352.4310121322217455.6.302
37Paul Smith1b-of-26-MLB8115012384031102121711405.253.313.340051167123163.4.269
25Roman Mejiasof-26-MLB581421239742152261311403.275.309.423060153112214.9.291
10Dick Randc-26-MLB60105723211900112401420.219.288.2860301228892.7.268
19Bob Friendp6926-MLB408751620040062200610.184.234.2070181007830.9.242
17Hardy Petersonc-27-MLB30731022212110191002305.301.378.4380328560115.1.328
22Ron Klinep-25-MLB40660400000012400302.061.075.061047067-7-2.8.095
32Vern Lawp-27-MLB346331211060011110400.190.215.238015695521.2.231
12Jim Pendletonof-33-MLB465991811090091411122.305.394.356021724695.1.383
34Bob Purkeyp-27-MLB48453502060032210210.111.180.200095243-1-0.4.208
17,28Danny Kravitzc-26-MLB19412610040021000000.146.186.1710743350-0.1.194
14John Powersof-27-MLB20357103028005930010.286.409.543100019442699.1.320
6Johnny O'Brien2b-26-MLB34357112101001420101.314.368.429015392666.3.355
39Luis Arroyop-30-MLB5632150000001900101.156.182.156053429-1-0.9.217
16Lee Wallsof6624-MLB822341000102500000.182.250.22705241811.7.235
3Dale Long1b5131-MLB7220410050041000011.182.296.22705272011.0.308
31Whammy Douglasp-22-MLB11160100000001000003.062.062.062011618-3-4.5.167
26Roy Facep-29-MLB5916120001000400100.125.125.125021715-1-1.3.167
35Red Swansonp-20-MLB3213000000001600000.000.071.000001413-2-3.4.000
11Bob Smithp-26-MLB2013010000000900100.077.077.077011413-2-3.3.250
5Buddy Pritchardss-of-21-MLB2311110000000400100.091.091.091011211-1-2.1.143
36Joe Trimblep-26-MLB57110000000100001.143.143.1430177--.167
29Nellie Kingp-29-MLB365000001000200100.000.000.0000066--.000
16Eddie O'Brienss-of-26-MLB34000000000000000.000.000.0000044--.000
30Bennie Danielsp-25-MLB12000000000200000.000.000.0000022--.000
30Dick Hallp-26-MLB101000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
31Ken Hamlinss-2b-22-MLB21000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
28Chuck Churnp-27-MLB51000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
Totals: (37 players)154540258614472316092551463537473323409746107.268.315.3846992074594242407034.5.293

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
19Bob Friend226-MLB14183.38403817310277.02731211042868143311.238.870.912.214.650.48.3341.28
22Ron Kline2225-MLB9164.04403111220205.021410792286188201.349.401.232.683.860.69.3030.82
34Bob Purkey2427-MLB11143.86482161112179.21948477103851201.299.720.501.902.550.75.3140.79
32Vern Law1827-MLB1082.8731259351172.21727255183255201.188.970.941.672.870.58.2981.03
39Luis Arroyo3930-MLB3114.68541000151130.215176681931101601.3910.401.312.146.960.31.3460.88
26Roy Face2929-MLB463.0759100321093.297413292453201.299.320.862.315.090.45.3081.20
35Red Swanson-20-MLB333.72328108072.268353093129101.368.421.113.843.591.07.3041.14
11Bob Smith-26-MLB243.11204204055.048221922535201.337.850.334.095.730.71.2721.25
29Nellie King4729-MLB214.503600019152.069272671623101.6311.941.212.773.980.70.3851.24
31Whammy Douglas-22-MLB333.26118001047.048231753028001.669.190.965.745.361.07.4220.80
6Johnny O'Brien-26-MLB036.07161005040.046322772419201.7510.351.585.404.281.26.3640.57
36Joe Trimble-26-MLB028.2454000019.22319187139201.8310.533.205.954.121.44.3641.64
16Eddie O'Brien-26-MLB102.1931100012.111332310001.148.031.462.197.300.30.3750.43
30Dick Hall-26-MLB0010.8080000010.0171212457002.2015.303.604.506.300.71.5910.36
31Laurin Pepper-26-MLB018.005100109.01188154001.7811.001.005.004.001.25.4001.09
28Chuck Churn-27-MLB004.325000308.1944144101.569.721.084.324.321.00.3640.85
30Bennie Daniels-25-MLB011.291100007.0521032001.146.430.003.862.571.50.2272.00
37Bob Kuzava-34-MLB009.004000102.0322031003.0013.500.0013.504.503.00--0.00
38,52George Witt-23-MLB0140.501100001.1466151006.7527.006.7533.756.755.00----
Totals: (37 players)62923.88154154479107151,3951463696601924216632611.319.441.022.724.280.63.337 

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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