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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:  Lost NLCS (Reds)

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
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
16Al Oliver+of-1b2125UDFA: 1964MLB140565881762741289243444541713.312.352.437789.356247612414956.2.318
35Manny Sanguillen+c3928UDFA: 1965MLB136520551551887711221380110610.298.322.404726.321210547383745.2.308
8Willie Stargell+of-1b532UDFA: 1959MLB13849575145282331121165129215077.293.373.558930.4102765693651057.8.329
3Richie Hebner+3b-1b25241966-1-15MLB12442763128244197200525467078.300.378.508886.395217492314917.8.302
30Dave Cash+2b-241966-5-95MLB994255812022433099223101327.282.316.374690.314159452326554.6.298
21Roberto Clemente+of6037UDFA: 1954MLB102378681181971060002949070615.312.356.479835.370181413281676.4.332
6Rennie Stennett+2b-21UDFA: 1969MLB1093704310614533043943210016.286.307.376683.310139381283413.9.318
18Vic Davalillo+of8035UDFA: 1958MLB11736859117192428141264436513.318.367.413780.352152403261636.5.352
14Gene Alley+ss7031UDFA: 1959MLB1193473086122336433852010316.248.321.320641.289111389274373.6.283
15Gene Clines+of84251966-6-115MLB10731152104156017126164721327.334.369.421790.358131334225506.0.391
7Bob Robertson+1b-25UDFA: 1964MLB1153062559110124111418432044.193.291.346637.296106354256303.2.220
2Jackie Hernandez+ss-31UDFA: 1961MLB721761233711140094301104.187.227.256483.2224518614861.1.242
29Milt May+c-211968-11-237MLB57139123910001400101302023.281.325.353677.30549151105184.6.305
11Jose Pagan+ss-3b-37UDFA: 1955MLB53127113290380051710311.252.284.394677.30850137100164.4.269
28Steve Blass+p5330UDFA: 1960MLB3582815200300222001201.183.202.207410.19017968010.3.250
38Bob Moose+p-241965-18-342MLB327171201061072510610.169.250.197447.21714866620.7.255
34Nelson Briles+p-28UDFA: 1964MLB287061110040023200510.157.178.171350.162127865-2-0.9.282
9Bill Mazeroski+2b-35-MLB34643124003003501322.187.217.250467.20616725931.5.197
17Dock Ellis+p-27UDFA: 1964MLB36596900010012200100.153.167.153319.14996151-2-1.1.243
25Bruce Kison+p-221968-14-309MLB325331041090012700200.189.204.302506.22816564510.8.385
22Richie Zisk+of-231967-3-56MLB17374730040071000001.189.318.270588.28410443132.8.259
27Bob Johnson+p-291966-37-699MLB31352510020011600101.143.167.171338.15863732-2-1.3.263
23Luke Walker+p-28UDFA: 1963MLB26240200000011200100.083.120.083203.10122623-2-2.5.167
36Ramon Hernandez+p-31UDFA: 1959MLB5312121000000300000.167.167.250417.1873121000.7.222
31Dave Giusti+p-32UDFA: 1961MLB5410000000000400100.000.000.0000.00001111--.000
12Chuck Goggin+2b-of-26UDFA: 1964MLB57020000001100000.286.375.286661.31528514.6.333
32Bob Miller+p-33UDFA: 1958MLB364000000000100100.000.000.0000.000055--.000
10Frank Taveras+ss-22UDFA: 1968MLB43000000001100001.000.250.000250.173044--.000
37Fernando Gonzalez+2b-3b-22UDFA: 1969MLB32000000000200000.000.000.0000.000022--.000
4Charlie Sands+c-241965-21-417MLB11000000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
12Gene Garber+p-241965-20-382MLB41000000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
39Bob Veale+p-36UDFA: 1958MLB51000000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
Totals: (32 players)1555490691150525147110654493040487125695250110.274.324.397721--2180602142277454.8.306

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
28Steve Blass+1930UDFA: 1960MLB1982.49333211200249.22278069188411764 11.258.180.653.034.220.72.2651.04
38Bob Moose+18241965-18-342MLB13102.9131306311226.02138473114714464 11.158.480.441.875.730.33.2871.16
34Nelson Briles+3928UDFA: 1964MLB14113.0828279210195.21858367144312021 01.178.510.641.985.520.36.2820.97
17Dock Ellis+1527UDFA: 1964MLB1572.7025254100163.115660496339623 01.168.600.331.825.290.34.2921.16
25Bruce Kison+-221968-14-309MLB973.2632186153152.01236155116910289 11.267.280.654.096.040.68.2511.34
27Bob Johnson+-291966-37-699MLB442.9631111063115.298403814467934 01.247.631.093.586.150.58.2530.69
23Luke Walker+-28UDFA: 1963MLB463.402612205292.29841354344820 01.429.520.393.304.660.71.3132.17
31Dave Giusti+2932UDFA: 1961MLB741.9354000442274.25918163205430 01.067.110.362.416.510.37.2640.96
36Ramon Hernandez+3631UDFA: 1959MLB501.6753000311470.05014133224713 01.036.430.392.836.040.47.2261.13
32Bob Miller+-33UDFA: 1958MLB522.653600018354.15419163241801 01.448.940.503.982.981.33.2771.29
39Bob Veale+-36UDFA: 1958MLB006.005000309.0107607610 01.8910.000.007.006.001.17--1.86
12Gene Garber+-241965-20-382MLB007.114000106.175533300 01.589.954.264.264.261.00.2001.29
39Jim McKee+-251969-4-80MLB100.002000105.020001400 00.603.600.001.807.200.25.1670.57
Totals: (32 players)96592.81155155399116481,414128251244211043383834--31.358.160.572.765.330.52.272 

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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