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1959 Pittsburgh Pirates

1959 Pittsburgh Pirates

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Season
1959
league Name
National League
division
-
level
MLB
nickname
Pirates
record
GBL
9.0
div rank
4
League rank
4
MLB Rank
7
ballpark
Forbes Field
Attendance
1,359,917
att rk
7
payroll
0
pay rk
0
playoffs
dnq
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  # player name pos ht wt ba th Born place hilvl mlb years stat years draft info   g salary
36 Ron Blackburn p 6-0 160 R R 1935-04-23 Mount Airy,NC MLB 1958-1959 1958-1959
1953-    UDFA-PIT
26 --
8 Harry Bright 1b-3b 6-0 190 R R 1929-09-22 Kansas City,MO MLB 1958-1965 1958-1965
1946-    UDFA-NYA
40 --
6 Smoky Burgess c 5-8 187 L R 1927-02-26 Caroleen,NC MLB 1949-1967 1949-1967
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114 --
23 Joe Christopher of 5-10 176 R R 1935-12-13 Frederiksted,VG MLB 1959-1966 1959-1966
1955-    UDFA-PIT
15 --
21 Roberto Clemente of 5-11 175 R R 1934-08-18 Carolina,PR MLB 1955-1972 1954-1972
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105 --
39 Bennie Daniels p 6-1 193 L R 1932-06-17 Tuscaloosa,AL MLB 1957-1965 1957-1965
--
36 --
26 Roy Face p 5-8 155 R R 1928-02-20 Stephentown,NY MLB 1953-1969 1953-1969
--
58 --
20 Hank Foiles c 6-0 195 R R 1929-06-10 Richmond,VA MLB 1953-1964 1953-1964
--
53 --
19 Bob Friend p 6-0 190 R R 1930-11-24 Lafayette,IN MLB 1951-1966 1951-1966
--
35 --
34 Paul Giel p 5-11 185 R R 1932-02-29 Winona,MN MLB 1954-1961 1954-1961
--
4 --
35 Fred Green p 6-4 190 R L 1933-09-14 Titusville,NJ MLB 1959-1964 1959-1964
1952-    UDFA-PIT
17 --
24 Dick Groat ss 5-11 180 R R 1930-11-04 Wilkinsburg,PA MLB 1952-1967 1952-1967
--
147 --
37 Don Gross p 5-11 186 L L 1931-06-30 Weidman,MI MLB 1955-1960 1955-1960
--
21 --
31 Harvey Haddix p 5-9 170 L L 1925-09-18 Medway,OH MLB 1952-1965 1952-1965
--
31 --
38 Dick Hall p 6-6 200 R R 1930-09-27 St. Louis,MO MLB 1952-1971 1952-1971
--
2 --
48 Ken Hamlin ss-2b 5-10 170 R R 1935-05-18 Detroit,MI MLB 1957-1966 1957-1966
--
3 --
12 Don Hoak 3b 6-0 175 R R 1928-02-05 Roulette,PA MLB 1954-1964 1954-1964
--
155 --
38 Al Jackson p 5-10 169 L L 1935-12-26 Waco,TX MLB 1959-1969 1959-1969
1955-    UDFA-PIT
8 --
22 Ron Kline p 6-3 205 R R 1932-03-09 Callery,PA MLB 1952-1970 1952-1970
--
38 --
3 Ted Kluszewski 1b 6-2 225 L L 1924-09-10 Argo,IL MLB 1947-1961 1947-1961
--
60 --
10 Danny Kravitz c 5-11 195 L R 1930-12-21 Lopez,PA MLB 1956-1960 1956-1960
--
52 --
32 Vern Law p 6-2 195 R R 1930-03-12 Meridian,ID MLB 1950-1967 1950-1967
--
38 --
9 Bill Mazeroski 2b 5-11 183 R R 1936-09-05 Wheeling,WV MLB 1956-1972 1956-1972
--
135 --
15 Roman Mejias of 6-0 175 R R 1930-08-09 Abreus,CU MLB 1955-1964 1955-1964
--
96 --
14 Rocky Nelson 1b 5-11 178 L L 1924-11-18 Portsmouth,OH MLB 1949-1961 1949-1961
--
98 --
20 Hardy Peterson c 6-0 205 R R 1929-10-17 Perth Amboy,NJ MLB 1955-1959 1955-1959
--
2 --
16 Bob Porterfield p 6-0 190 R R 1923-08-10 Newport,VA MLB 1948-1959 1948-1959
--
30 --
11 Dick Schofield ss-2b 5-9 165 B R 1935-01-07 Springfield,IL MLB 1953-1971 1953-1971
--
81 --
2 Harry Simpson of-1b 6-1 180 L R 1925-12-03 Atlanta,GA MLB 1951-1959 1951-1959
--
9 --
4 Bob Skinner of 6-4 190 L R 1931-10-03 La Jolla,CA MLB 1954-1966 1954-1966
--
143 --
37 Bob Smith p 6-2 190 R L 1931-02-01 Woodsville,NH MLB 1955-1959 1955-1959
--
20 --
28 R.C. Stevens 1b 6-5 219 L R 1934-07-22 Moultrie,GA MLB 1958-1961 1958-1961
--
3 --
7 Dick Stuart 1b 6-4 212 R R 1932-11-07 San Francisco,CA MLB 1958-1969 1958-1969
--
118 --
34 Jim Umbricht p 6-4 215 R R 1930-09-17 Chicago,IL MLB 1959-1963 1959-1963
1957-    UDFA-MLN
1 --
18 Bill Virdon of 6-0 175 L R 1931-06-09 Hazel Park,MI MLB 1955-1968 1955-1968
--
144 --
35 Don Williams p 6-2 180 R R 1931-09-14 Floyd,VA MLB 1958-1962 1958-1962
1953-    UDFA-PIT
6 --
30 George Witt p 6-3 200 R R 1933-11-09 Long Beach,CA MLB 1957-1962 1957-1962
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15 --
37 record(s)