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2002 Pittsburgh Pirates (MLB)

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W-L Record: 72-89 .447
Rank: 4th in National League Central
Run Differential: 641-730 -89
Roster Continuity 63.88% 17/30
Manager(s): Lloyd McClendon
General Manager: Dave Littlefield
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Ballpark: PNC Park
Payroll: $ 42,323,599 24/30
Attendance: 1,784,988 22/30
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Bryan Bullington (#1) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Bill Virdon
Bullpen Coach: Bruce Tanner
First Base Coach: Tommy Sandt
Hitting Coach: Dave Clark
Pitching Coach: Spin Williams
Third Base Coach: Trent Jewett

#1 Draft Picks

Kris Benson (#1), J.J. Davis (#8), Chad Hermansen (#10), Ron Villone (#14), Adam Hyzdu (#15), Sean Lowe (#15), Kip Wells (#16), Pokey Reese (#20), Jason Kendall (#23), Mike Fetters (#27)
National League Central Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 2002 Pittsburgh Pirates season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    56Tony AlvarezRF-CF6-1200R-R242002Not draftedMLB--
    55Jimmy AndersonP6-1207L-L261999PIT: 1994-9-242MLB--
    69Bronson ArroyoP6-5180R-R252000PIT: 1995-3-69MLB-Retired
    53Joe BeimelP6-2201L-L252001PIT: 1998-18-538MLB-Free Agent
    6Mike BenjaminSS-3B6-0172R-R361989SFN: 1987-3-74MLB--
    34Kris BensonP6-4188R-R271999PIT: 1996-1-1MLB--
    71Brian BoehringerP6-2190B-R321995CHA: 1991-4-124MLB--
    13Adrian BrownCF-RF6-0185B-R281997PIT: 1992-48-1351MLB--
    11Humberto CotaC6-0175R-R232001Not draftedMLB-Free Agent
    26J.J. DavisRF6-4250R-R232002PIT: 1997-1-8MLB--
    39Mike FettersP6-4226R-R371989CAL: 1986-1-27MLB--
    27Josh FoggP6-2205R-R252001CHA: 1998-3-89MLB--
    24Brian GilesLF-CF5-10200L-L311995CLE: 1989-17-437MLB--
    31Chad HermansenCF-RF6-2185R-R241999PIT: 1995-1-10MLB--
    38Adam HyzduCF-RF6-2220R-R302000SFN: 1990-1-15MLB--
    18Jason KendallC6-0195R-R281996PIT: 1992-1-23MLB-Retired
    57Mike LincolnP6-2211R-R271999MIN: 1996-13-367MLB--
    17Mendy LopezSS-2B6-2190R-R271998Not draftedMLB--
    48Sean LoweP6-2205R-R311997SLN: 1992-1-15MLB--
    59Rob MackowiakRF-3B5-10168L-R262001PIT: 1996-53-1499MLB--
    49Josias ManzanilloP6-0190R-R341991Not draftedMLB--
    46Brian MeadowsP6-4220R-R261998FLO: 1994-3-70MLB--
    10Abraham NunezSS-2B5-11185B-R261997Not draftedMLB--
    15Keith OsikC6-0192R-R331996PIT: 1990-24-641MLB--
    16Aramis Ramirez3B6-1219R-R241998UDFAMLB-Retired
    3Pokey Reese2B-SS5-11180R-R291997CIN: 1991-1-20MLB--
    39Al ReyesP6-1208R-R321995Not draftedMLB--
    7Armando RiosRF-LF5-9185L-L301998Not draftedMLB--
    45Duaner SanchezP6-0160R-R222002Not draftedMLB--
    47Scott SauerbeckP6-3197R-L301999NYN: 1994-23-624MLB--
    31Salomon TorresP5-11198R-R301993Not draftedMLB--
    28Ron VilloneP6-3237L-L321995SEA: 1992-1-14MLB--
    32Kip WellsP6-3196R-R251999CHA: 1998-1-16MLB-Retired
    58Dave WilliamsP6-2205L-L232001PIT: 1998-17-508MLB--
    43Mike WilliamsP6-2204R-R331992PHI: 1990-14-374MLB--
    12Craig WilsonRF-1B6-2217R-R252001TOR: 1995-2-47MLB--
    36Jack WilsonSS6-0175R-R242001SLN: 1998-9-258MLB-Retired
    29Kevin Young1B6-3222R-R331992PIT: 1990-7-187MLB--

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