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1972 PITTSBURGH PIRATES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Pittsburgh,PA
Team Record:  96-59   .619
Result:   1st in National League - East Division
Manager(s):  Bill Virdon
General Manager:   Joe Brown
Stadium:  Three Rivers Stadium
Attendance:  1,427,460
Playoffs: Season in progress

Pittsburgh Pirates affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Roberto Clemente (37)
Youngest Player:  Bob Johnson (12)
Longest Tenure:  Roberto Clemente (18)
Top Hitter:  Willie Stargell (5)
Top Pitcher:  Dock Ellis (15)
Top Draft Pick:  Dwayne Peltier (#23)

Roster Continuity:  94.50%
National League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Pittsburgh9659.619--
Chi Cubs8570.54811.0
NY Mets8373.53213.5
St. Louis7581.48121.5
Montreal7086.44926.5
Philadelphia5997.37837.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
16Al Oliverof-1b2125UDFA: 1964MLB140565881762741289243444541713.312.352.4370247612414956.2.318
35Manny Sanguillenc3928UDFA: 1965MLB136520551551887711221380110610.298.322.4040210547383745.2.308
8Willie Stargellof-1b532UDFA: 1959MLB13849575145282331121165129215077.293.373.55810002765693651057.8.329
3Richie Hebner3b-1b25241966-1-15MLB12442763128244197200525467078.300.378.5081000217492314917.8.302
30Dave Cash2b-241966-5-95MLB994255812022433099223101327.282.316.3740159452326554.6.298
21Roberto Clementeof6037UDFA: 1954MLB102378681181971060002949070615.312.356.4790181413281676.4.332
6Rennie Stennett2b-21UDFA: 1969MLB1093704310614533043943210016.286.307.3760139381283413.9.318
18Vic Davalilloof8035UDFA: 1958MLB11736859117192428141264436513.318.367.4130152403261636.5.352
14Gene Alleyss7031UDFA: 1959MLB1193473086122336433852010316.248.321.3200111389274373.6.283
15Gene Clinesof84251966-6-115MLB10731152104156017126164721327.334.369.4210131334225506.0.391
7Bob Robertson1b-25UDFA: 1964MLB1153062559110124111418432044.193.291.3460106354256303.2.220
2Jackie Hernandezss-31UDFA: 1961MLB721761233711140094301104.187.227.25604518614861.1.242
29Milt Mayc-211968-11-237MLB57139123910001400101302023.281.325.353049151105184.6.305
11Jose Paganss-3b-37UDFA: 1955MLB53127113290380051710311.252.284.394050137100164.4.269
28Steve Blassp5330UDFA: 1960MLB3582815200300222001201.183.202.207017968010.3.250
38Bob Moosep-241965-18-342MLB327171201061072510610.169.250.197014866620.7.255
34Nelson Brilesp-28UDFA: 1964MLB287061110040023200510.157.178.1710127865-2-0.9.282
9Bill Mazeroski2b-35-MLB34643124003003501322.187.217.250016725931.5.197
17Dock Ellisp-27UDFA: 1964MLB36596900010012200100.153.167.153096151-2-1.1.243
25Bruce Kisonp-221968-14-309MLB325331041090012700200.189.204.302016564510.8.385
22Richie Ziskof-231967-3-56MLB17374730040071000001.189.318.270010443132.8.259
27Bob Johnsonp-291966-37-699MLB31352510020011600101.143.167.171063732-2-1.3.263
23Luke Walkerp-28UDFA: 1963MLB26240200000011200100.083.120.083022623-2-2.5.167
36Ramon Hernandezp-31UDFA: 1959MLB5312121000000300000.167.167.25003121000.7.222
31Dave Giustip-32UDFA: 1961MLB5410000000000400100.000.000.000001111--.000
12Chuck Goggin2b-of-26UDFA: 1964MLB57020000001100000.286.375.286028514.6.333
32Bob Millerp-33UDFA: 1958MLB364000000000100100.000.000.0000055--.000
10Frank Taverasss-22UDFA: 1968MLB43000000001100001.000.250.0000044--.000
37Fernando Gonzalez2b-3b-22UDFA: 1969MLB32000000000200000.000.000.0000022--.000
4Charlie Sandsc-241965-21-417MLB11000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
12Gene Garberp-241965-20-382MLB41000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
39Bob Vealep-36UDFA: 1958MLB51000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
Totals: (32 players)1555490691150525147110654493040487125695250110.274.324.3977212180602142277454.8.306

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
28Steve Blass1930UDFA: 1960MLB1982.49333211200249.222780691884117611.258.180.653.034.220.72.2651.04
38Bob Moose18241965-18-342MLB13102.9131306311226.021384731147144611.158.480.441.875.730.33.2871.16
34Nelson Briles3928UDFA: 1964MLB14113.0828279210195.218583671443120201.178.510.641.985.520.36.2820.97
17Dock Ellis1527UDFA: 1964MLB1572.7025254100163.1156604963396201.168.600.331.825.290.34.2921.16
25Bruce Kison-221968-14-309MLB973.2632186153152.012361551169102811.267.280.654.096.040.68.2511.34
27Bob Johnson-291966-37-699MLB442.9631111063115.2984038144679301.247.631.093.586.150.58.2530.69
23Luke Walker-28UDFA: 1963MLB463.402612205292.298413543448201.429.520.393.304.660.71.3132.17
31Dave Giusti2932UDFA: 1961MLB741.9354000442274.259181632054301.067.110.362.416.510.37.2640.96
36Ramon Hernandez3631UDFA: 1959MLB501.6753000311470.050141332247101.036.430.392.836.040.47.2261.13
32Bob Miller-33UDFA: 1958MLB522.653600018354.154191632418001.448.940.503.982.981.33.2771.29
39Bob Veale-36UDFA: 1958MLB006.005000309.01076076101.8910.000.007.006.001.17--1.86
12Gene Garber-241965-20-382MLB007.114000106.1755333001.589.954.264.264.261.00.2001.29
39Jim McKee-251969-4-80MLB100.002000105.0200014000.603.600.001.807.200.25.1670.57
Totals: (32 players)96592.81155155399116481,41412825124421104338383431.358.160.572.765.330.52.272 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Manny SanguillenC12811297215094.9886.15 
Milt MayC332851792132.9856.32 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Willie Stargell1B101832881401596.9849.96 
Bob Robertson1B8953150260457.9939.52 
Vic Davalillo1B829192021.0006.52 
Al Oliver1B322210031.0008.59 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dave Cash2B97873260342581.9926.21 
Rennie Stennett2B49425129162742.9776.16 
Bill Mazeroski2B15107293917.9865.72 
Chuck Goggin2B1904001.0004.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Richie Hebner3B121104176210917.9692.47 
Jose Pagan3B32250253773.8992.23 
Bob Robertson3B119562022.9292.46 
Gene Alley3B4901001.0001.00 
Jackie Hernandez3B4402001.0004.29 
Bill Mazeroski3B31304001.0002.77 
Fernando Gonzalez3B110110.5009.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Gene AlleySS1148871813391688.9705.28 
Jackie HernandezSS684961101802234.9295.26 
Rennie StennettSS6205912.9336.27 
Frank TaverasSS41022011.0003.60 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Al OliverOF1381223332451.9852.47 
Vic DavalilloOF96761181440.9792.19 
Roberto ClementeOF948121995021.0002.26 
Gene ClinesOF83626131760.9581.98 
Rennie StennettOF4128063221.9702.09 
Willie StargellOF3226750120.9621.72 
Bob RobertsonOF2316835210.9741.98 
Richie ZiskOF128414110.9371.61 
Jose PaganOF2620001.0003.00 
Manny SanguillenOF21430001.0001.93 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dave GiustiP547411510.9411.94 
Ramon HernandezP5370311001.0001.80 
Bob MillerP36542811.9091.66 
Steve BlassP33249154626.9682.20 
Bruce KisonP3215291512.9601.42 
Bob JohnsonP311156711.9291.02 
Bob MooseP31226203321.9642.11 
Nelson BrilesP28195112611.9741.71 
Luke WalkerP269231333.8421.56 
Dock EllisP251631615021.0001.71 
Bob VealeP590010.0000.00 
Gene GarberP4611001.0002.95 
Jim McKeeP250000.0000.00 


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