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Thank you for your support!       Team Lineup Index Pittsburgh Pirates
           
            1940-1949
               
Previous Decade PIT 1940 Next Decade
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
78 76 .506 4 809 1 785 8
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 123 3 3 Spud Davis           R 35   87 285 93 14 5 23 39 35 0 .326 .404 .435 .839 13.7 16.07
1B 136 3 3 Elbie Fletcher 19   L 24   147 510 139 22 16 94 104 119 5 .273 .418 .437 .855 26.1 27.45
2B 101 4 4 Frank Gustine 34 R   R 20   130 524 147 32 1 59 55 35 7 .281 .328 .374 .702 12.2 11.43
3B 124 8 6 Lee Handley   R 26   80 295 83 7 1 49 19 26 7 .281 .340 .342 .682 8.3 7.16
SS 211 1 1 Arky Vaughan 15 A   L 28   155 586 176 39 7 112 94 87 12 .300 .393 .454 .847 30.5 39.48
LF 73 6 5 Maurice Van Robays 24 R   R 25   137 544 148 26 10 78 110 31 2 .272 .315 .401 .716 12.7 10.97
CF 112 3 3 Vince DiMaggio   R 27   103 340 98 25 18 56 52 35 10 .288 .363 .521 .884 15.9 17.34
RF 109 5 5 Bob Elliott     R     R 23   113 421 123 26 4 67 49 34 10 .292 .348 .420 .768 13.6 13.01
Top 5 reserves  
3B 3 Debs Garms T13         L 32   64 273 97 18 4 58 43 18 2 .355 .397 .502 .899 14.6 18.68
RF 8 Paul Waner   L 37   45 202 59 14 1 27 27 20 0 .292 .356 .386 .742 5.7 5.60
C 5 Al Lopez 23   R 31   59 174 45 6 1 15 24 13 5 .259 .310 .333 .643 4.9 4.16
CF 13 Bob Elliott R   R 23   31 115 34 7 1 18 13 9 3 .296 .347 .417 .764 3.9 3.84
2B   11   Pep Young           R 32   33 100 25 6 1 14 15 9 1 .250 .318 .360 .678 2.7 2.36
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 52 31   Joe Bowman         R 30   24 10 0 7 10 165.00 184 61 45 .184 4.53 3.3 1.71
SP 14 Rip Sewell 25   R 33   23 14 2 13 4 162.00 146 58 47 .230 2.83 12.4 12.67
SP 33 Max Butcher   R 29   24 6 2 8 9 117.00 134 35 32 .189 5.92 0.4 0.07
SP   38   Bob Klinger         R 32   22 3 0 6 13 120.33 160 42 40 .198 5.39 0.0 0.00
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 173 3   Mace Brown         R 31   31 5 2 7   54.67 49 15 27 .422 2.30 7.4 6.64
CL    
MR 118 9 Johnny Lanning   R 29   31 5 2 2 68.33 69 24 26 .280 4.08 3.7 3.80
MR 14 Dick Lanahan   R L 28   32 2 6 2 58.00 63 26 24 .270 4.50 1.7 1.16
MR   7   Danny MacFayden         R 35   27 4 2 2   48.33 50 17 12 .179 2.79 3.9 4.40
PIT 1941
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
81 73 .526 4 690 3 643 4
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 119 3 3 Al Lopez T24 a       R 32   114 317 84 9 5 33 43 31 0 .265 .330 .347 .677 9.9 10.54
1B 123 2 2 Elbie Fletcher 14   L 25   151 521 150 29 11 95 74 118 5 .288 .421 .457 .878 28.1 30.38
2B 111 6 6 Frank Gustine   R 21   104 405 109 21 1 40 40 24 4 .269 .312 .358 .670 10.0 9.08
3B 77 7 7 Lee Handley   R 27   114 459 132 18 0 59 33 35 16 .288 .338 .344 .682 10.9 9.18
SS 141 1 1 Arky Vaughan T35 A   L 29   97 363 114 19 6 67 37 49 8 .314 .399 .455 .854 18.5 23.96
LF 90 5 5 Maurice Van Robays   R 26   121 457 129 23 4 62 78 41 0 .282 .343 .381 .724 13.2 12.38
CF 119 2 2 Vince DiMaggio T21   R 28   151 528 141 27 21 73 100 68 10 .267 .354 .456 .810 23.9 24.35
RF 98 5 5 Bob Elliott   a       R 24   134 504 138 23 3 71 73 61 6 .274 .353 .377 .730 15.6 14.19
Top 5 reserves  
2B 7 Stu Martin           L 27   53 221 67 12 0 35 18 9 2 .303 .339 .376 .715 6.4 6.51
3B 12 Debs Garms   L 33   29 120 32 5 2 14 23 12 0 .267 .333 .392 .725 3.2 2.90
LF 14 Debs Garms   L 33   23 95 25 4 1 11 18 10 0 .263 .333 .358 .691 2.4 2.20
C 13 Spud Davis   R 36   49 107 27 4 0 3 6 11 0 .252 .322 .308 .630 2.4 1.92
C   14   Bill Baker     R     R 30   33 67 15 3 0 5 6 11 0 .224 .333 .269 .602 1.8 1.50
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 106 18   Rip Sewell         R 34   32 18 2 12 17 239.00 217 79 72 .243 3.73 10.6 8.26
SP 8 Max Butcher   R 30   32 19 0 17 11 234.00 248 66 61 .194 3.04 16.9 16.64
SP 21 Ken Heintzelman   L 25   24 13 2 10 8 167.00 178 64 69 .285 3.45 9.2 7.71
SP   14   Johnny Lanning         R 30   23 9 0 9 10 158.00 158 41 36 .181 3.08 10.8 10.03
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 130 2   Bob Klinger         R 33   26 7 0 4   61.00 53 19 15 .208 2.07 7.7 8.90
CL    
MR 187 3 Dutch Dietz   R R 29   27 4 0 1 59.33 47 20 11 .164 2.12 6.9 10.00
MR 9 Lefty Wilkie   R L 26   20 1 1 2 39.67 45 19 7 .109 4.31 2.5 2.53
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PIT 1942
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
66 81 .449 5 585 5 632 5
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 120 8 7 Al Lopez           R 33   99 289 74 8 1 17 26 34 0 .256 .338 .308 .646 9.5 8.50
1B 130 3 3 Elbie Fletcher   L 26   144 506 146 22 7 86 57 105 0 .289 .417 .393 .810 25.8 27.92
2B 52 9 8 Frank Gustine   R 22   108 371 85 11 2 32 33 28 5 .229 .287 .296 .583 3.9 2.37
3B 124 2 2 Bob Elliott 9 a   R 25   142 556 165 26 9 74 88 52 2 .297 .359 .417 .776 21.9 23.92
SS 66 8 7 Pete Coscarart   R 29   108 395 90 10 2 46 24 31 2 .228 .287 .284 .571 5.9 4.08
LF 52 9 6 Maurice Van Robays   R 27   84 328 76 13 1 29 46 30 0 .232 .298 .311 .609 5.3 3.80
CF 82 4 4 Vince DiMaggio   R 29   138 496 118 22 15 57 75 52 10 .238 .311 .385 .696 14.8 13.09
RF 62 6 6 Johnny Barrett     R     L 26   74 261 65 9 0 44 20 38 8 .249 .349 .322 .671 7.4 5.68
Top 5 reserves  
C 6 Babe Phelps           L 34   72 257 73 11 9 21 41 20 2 .284 .345 .440 .785 11.3 12.93
RF 8 Jimmy Wasdell   L 28   61 235 61 6 2 25 22 27 1 .260 .338 .319 .657 5.4 3.90
SS 9 Alf Anderson   R 28   48 166 45 4 0 24 7 18 4 .271 .342 .307 .649 4.0 3.41
LF 13 Jimmy Wasdell   L 28   36 139 36 4 1 15 13 16 0 .259 .335 .324 .659 3.1 2.60
2B   11   Stu Martin           L 28   30 113 25 4 1 15 11 8 1 .221 .273 .319 .592 1.6 1.18
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 55 17   Rip Sewell         R 35   33 18 5 15 13 237.67 249 70 71 .223 3.41 11.2 9.33
SP 21 Max Butcher   R 31   18 9 0 5 8 139.00 134 44 45 .253 2.98 7.8 7.34
SP 28 Bob Klinger   R 34   19 8 1 7 9 118.00 124 33 48 .306 3.58 3.4 2.06
SP   31   Ken Heintzelman         L 26   18 5 3 5 10 111.67 123 54 34 .192 4.59 1.7 0.74
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL -                                              
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MR 174 10 Lefty Wilkie   L 27   29 3 4 1 70.00 65 28 11 .118 3.47 4.3 3.98
MR 5 Johnny Lanning   R 31   26 4 2 1 72.00 69 13 21 .256 2.63 6.5 7.81
MR   6   Dutch Dietz         R 30   27 2 2 3   58.33 54 23 14 .182 2.31 5.9 6.64
PIT 1943
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
80 74 .519 4 666 3 598 T3
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 123 3 3 Al Lopez           R 34   116 369 97 9 1 40 39 44 2 .263 .341 .317 .658 13.3 13.29
1B 129 1 1 Elbie Fletcher T21 A-rep   L 27   154 544 154 24 9 91 70 95 1 .283 .395 .395 .790 21.9 23.89
2B 80 7 7 Pete Coscarat   R 30   85 314 76 12 0 36 31 29 3 .242 .306 .306 .612 5.9 4.35
3B 142 1 1 Bob Elliott 8   R 26   151 570 179 29 7 80 99 55 4 .314 .375 .444 .819 24.5 27.46
SS 82 8 6 Frank Gustine   R 23   68 258 75 13 0 25 27 20 7 .291 .342 .357 .699 6.0 5.40
LF 83 3 2 Jim Russell R   B 24   133 496 128 18 4 73 41 72 11 .258 .353 .359 .712 14.8 13.39
CF 118 3 3 Vince DiMaggio a   R 30   156 576 143 41 15 64 87 70 11 .248 .330 .405 .735 20.0 20.15
RF 74 11 8 Johnny Barrett           L 27   92 269 62 11 1 38 30 30 5 .230 .317 .305 .622 5.4 3.31
Top 5 reserves  
C 8 Bill Baker           R 32   56 172 47 6 1 12 26 22 3 .273 .365 .360 .725 6.9 7.15
RF 9 Maurice Van Robays   R 28   45 177 51 13 1 24 26 14 0 .288 .347 .435 .782 5.5 4.85
2B 8 Frank Gustine   R 23   40 152 44 8 0 15 16 12 4 .289 .341 .355 .696 4.4 4.09
RF 10 Tommy O'Brien R   R 24   31 126 39 7 1 19 14 8 0 .310 .351 .452 .803 4.3 4.04
SS   12   Pete Coscarart           R 30   47 174 42 7 0 20 17 16 1 .241 .305 .305 .610 3.4 2.77
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 101 6   Rip Sewell 6   a   R 36   31 25 2 21 8 260.00 262 74 63 .188 2.56 19.3 20.81
SP 13 Bob Klinger   R 35   25 14 3 11 6 181.00 169 48 59 .272 2.49 12.9 12.65
SP 25 Wally Hebert   L 35   23 12 1 9 11 166.00 184 43 31 .137 3.20 7.7 6.09
SP   19   Max Butcher         R 32   21 10 2 9 8 171.67 176 46 37 .167 2.78 10.4 9.99
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 51 7   Hank Gornicki         R 32   24 4 3 4   51.00 55 20 20 .267 3.18 4.1 3.35
CL    
MR 157 8 Bill Brandt   R R 28   26 3 0 0 45.33 42 16 13 .224 2.98 3.1 3.07
MR 4 Xavier Rescigno   R R 29   23 3 3 2 41.33 35 11 17 .370 2.40 4.3 5.35
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PIT 1944
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
90 63 .588 2 743 2 662 4
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 107 7 5 Al Lopez           R 35   115 331 76 12 1 27 34 34 4 .230 .303 .281 .584 7.8 5.98
1B 95 5 5 Babe Dahlgren 12   R 32   158 599 173 28 12 67 101 47 2 .289 .347 .419 .766 18.8 17.06
2B 104 4 4 Pete Coscarat   R 31   136 534 141 29 4 86 41 40 10 .264 .317 .356 .673 13.2 13.67
3B 193 1 1 Bob Elliott 10 A   R 27   140 534 159 28 10 84 107 74 9 .298 .383 .466 .849 27.0 34.30
SS 83 10 7 Frank Gustine   R 24   116 367 84 16 2 38 38 30 7 .229 .287 .305 .592 4.1 2.61
LF 145 1 1 Jim Russell T29   B 25   139 541 169 32 7 102 62 74 6 .312 .400 .458 .858 29.0 34.03
CF 112 6 4 Vince DiMaggio a   R 31   101 339 81 20 9 41 50 33 6 .239 .306 .401 .707 10.1 8.42
RF 96 6 6 Johnny Barrett 21         L 28   92 327 88 14 4 57 48 49 16 .269 .366 .416 .782 13.7 12.59
Top 5 reserves  
CF 5 Johnny Barrett 21         L 28   67 238 64 10 3 41 35 36 12 .269 .365 .416 .781 11.0 11.75
RF 7 Frank Colman R   L 26   50 192 52 8 5 25 45 21 0 .271 .346 .432 .778 6.8 5.97
SS 5 Frankie Zak a-rep R   R 22   67 160 48 3 0 33 11 22 6 .300 .385 .331 .716 5.8 5.76
C 9 Spud Davis   R 39   35 93 28 7 2 6 14 10 0 .301 .369 .441 .810 4.5 4.75
C   10   Hank Camelli     R     R 29   61 125 37 5 1 14 10 18 0 .296 .385 .376 .761 5.2 4.46
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 121 5   Rip Sewell     a   R 37   33 24 3 18 12 271.67 256 92 79 .227 3.21 20.6 22.69
SP 16 Max Butcher   R 33   27 13 5 10 11 186.67 208 44 41 .163 3.23 12.0 11.15
SP 12 Fritz Ostermueller   L 36   24 14 1 11 7 191.33 189 63 80 .317 2.92 10.3 8.82
SP   18   Nick Strincevich         R 29   26 11 0 12 7 172.00 178 32 41 .195 3.24 10.3 9.04
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 277 5   Xavier Rescigno         R 30   42 8 5 5   89.33 102 29 29 .221 4.43 5.0 4.11
CL 4 Cookie Cuccurullo   R L 26   28 2 1 4 91.00 86 38 28 .226 3.26 4.4 4.14
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PIT 1945
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
82 72 .532 4 753 3 681 3
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 130 11 6 Al Lopez T29         R 36   91 243 53 8 0 22 18 35 1 .218 .317 .251 .568 5.8 4.23
1B 58 8 7 Babe Dahlgren   R 33   144 531 133 24 5 57 75 51 1 .250 .318 .354 .672 9.1 6.20
2B 133 5 5 Pete Coscarat   R 32   122 389 94 17 8 59 38 55 2 .242 .342 .357 .699 12.4 11.88
3B 114 3 3 Bob Elliott 16 a*   R 28   81 309 90 21 5 46 62 37 3 .291 .369 .427 .796 12.1 12.00
SS 94 4 4 Frank Gustine   R 25   104 371 104 21 2 52 51 29 6 .280 .336 .375 .711 9.7 9.96
LF 128 1 1 Jim Russell   B 26   139 506 144 24 12 87 76 70 15 .285 .377 .435 .812 20.4 22.26
CF 105 7 7 Al Gionfriddo R   L 23   82 316 90 14 2 57 32 46 9 .285 .377 .392 .769 11.3 10.70
RF 99 7 6 Bob Elliott 16 a*(3B)       R 28   61 232 67 15 3 34 46 27 2 .289 .363 .418 .781 8.2 7.79
Top 5 reserves  
C 1 Bill Salkeld T24   R     L 28   86 267 83 16 15 45 52 50 2 .311 .420 .547 .967 17.4 22.59
CF 8 Johnny Barrett 20   L 29   75 288 74 16 9 55 38 45 14 .257 .357 .420 .777 10.6 10.16
3B 7 Lee Handley   R 31   79 312 93 16 1 39 32 20 7 .298 .340 .372 .712 10.1 9.27
RF 9 Johnny Barrett 20   L 29   57 219 56 13 6 42 29 34 11 .256 .356 .416 .772 7.6 7.19
2B   7   Jack Saltzgaver           L 42   31 113 37 5 0 19 10 8 0 .327 .372 .425 .797 4.3 4.81
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 116 5   Preacher Roe     a*   L 30   31 15 3 14 13 231.33 228 41 144 .535 2.92 18.9 20.37
SP 11 Nick Strincevich   R 30   29 18 1 16 10 222.00 228 47 72 .262 3.36 15.8 16.10
SP 34 Rip Sewell   a* R 38   24 9 1 9 8 161.00 189 75 49 .186 4.25 4.9 3.06
SP   14   Max Butcher         R 34   20 12 2 8 8 145.33 158 37 27 .138 2.97 11.1 11.41
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 23 8   Xavier Rescigno         R 31   43 3 4 9   78.33 90 34 29 .234 5.29 1.2 0.48
CL    
MR 18 7 Cookie Cuccurullo   L 27   25 1 1 1 51.00 52 26 16 .205 3.00 0.6 0.31
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PIT 1946
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
63 91 .409 7 552 7 668 6
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 94 6 6 Bill Salkeld           L 29   51 160 47 8 3 18 19 39 2 .294 .432 .400 .832 8.3 10.11
1B 79 5 5 Elbie Fletcher   L 30   147 532 136 25 4 72 66 111 4 .256 .384 .355 .739 16.5 14.01
2B 61 8 6 Frank Gustine T28 a   R 26   113 421 109 20 7 51 44 34 2 .259 .319 .380 .699 9.4 7.77
3B 63 9 7 Lee Handley   R 32   102 404 96 8 1 42 27 28 4 .238 .289 .300 .589 5.6 3.69
SS 80 4 4 Billy Cox 27 R   R 26   114 411 119 22 2 32 36 26 4 .290 .333 .387 .720 10.9 10.36
LF 78 9 6 Jim Russell   B 27   67 247 68 14 4 33 24 32 5 .275 .361 .405 .766 7.3 6.44
CF 105 5 4 Ralph Kiner T30 R   R 23   76 273 67 9 12 34 44 40 2 .245 .344 .425 .769 8.5 8.36
RF 49 7 6 Bob Elliott           R 29   92 331 87 17 3 34 46 44 4 .263 .351 .353 .704 7.9 6.05
Top 5 reserves  
CF 6 Jim Russell           B 27   68 251 69 14 4 33 24 33 5 .275 .361 .402 .763 8.1 8.23
LF 10 Ralph Kiner T30 R   R 23   64 229 57 8 11 29 37 34 1 .249 .346 .437 .783 6.6 5.67
C 10 Al Lopez   R 37   56 150 46 2 1 13 12 23 1 .307 .399 .340 .739 5.3 4.93
3B 8 Bob Elliott   R 29   43 155 41 8 2 16 22 20 2 .265 .352 .368 .720 4.3 3.83
C   20   Bill Baker           R 35   41 110 26 4 1 7 8 12 0 .236 .311 .300 .611 1.7 1.05
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 109 3   Fritz Ostermueller         L 38   25 16 2 13 10 189.33 188 52 54 .225 2.76 17.3 20.33
SP 17 Nick Strincevich   R 31   22 11 3 9 12 157.00 160 36 42 .214 3.44 10.9 10.83
SP 24 Ken Heintzelman   L 30   24 6 2 7 11 143.00 149 77 48 .212 3.65 6.7 5.00
SP   29   Rip Sewell     a   R 39   20 11 2 7 10 140.67 134 47 30 .166 3.77 5.8 4.41
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL -                                              
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MR 131 9 Al Gerheauser   L 29   32 2 0 0 68.00 75 20 25 .263 3.71 3.4 3.06
MR 12 Ken Gables   R 27   25 1 0 1 65.00 68 37 31 .295 4.71 0.5 0.20
MR   5   Jack Hallett         R 31   26 3 2 0   56.33 54 18 34 .472 3.20 4.2 4.67
PIT 1947
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
62 92 .403 T7 744 4 815 8
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 79 11 8 Dixie Howell     R     R 27   74 214 59 11 4 23 25 27 1 .276 .357 .383 .740 6.2 5.13
1B 87 5 5 Hank Greenberg   R 36   119 402 100 13 25 71 74 104 0 .249 .408 .478 .886 14.2 12.89
2B 31 10 8 Jimmy Bloodworth   R 29   87 316 79 9 7 27 48 16 1 .250 .290 .345 .635 3.0 1.79
3B 101 4 4 Frank Gustine A   R 27   156 616 183 30 9 102 67 63 5 .297 .364 .409 .773 18.6 17.08
SS 90 5 5 Billy Cox   R 27   129 529 145 30 15 75 54 29 5 .274 .313 .442 .755 13.8 13.03
LF 158 1 1 Ralph Kiner 6   R 24   152 565 177 23 51 118 127 98 1 .313 .417 .639 1.056 29.7 35.27
CF 72 8 7 Jim Russell   B 28   102 400 101 18 7 57 43 53 6 .253 .343 .385 .728 8.9 7.49
RF 65 8 8 Wally Westlake     R     R 26   97 362 99 15 15 53 61 24 4 .273 .326 .461 .787 7.8 6.20
Top 5 reserves  
C 6 Clyde Kluttz           R 29   69 232 70 9 6 26 42 17 1 .302 .355 .435 .790 8.5 8.53
RF 11 Culley Rikard R   L 33   45 187 54 9 2 33 18 29 1 .289 .387 .390 .777 4.8 4.39
CF 12 Culley Rikard R   L 33   28 116 33 6 1 20 11 18 0 .284 .381 .379 .760 3.2 3.08
1B 11 Elbie Fletcher   L 31   50 157 38 9 1 22 22 29 2 .242 .364 .331 .695 2.6 1.56
CF   18   Gene Woodling           L 24   20 75 20 2 0 7 10 7 0 .267 .329 .347 .676 1.3 0.94
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 38 30   Kirby Higbe         R 32   30 10 1 9 16 201.33 192 100 87 .298 3.98 5.4 3.08
SP 19 Fritz Ostermueller   L 39   24 12 3 12 10 177.67 178 67 63 .257 3.90 9.2 8.00
SP T38 Preacher Roe   L 32   22 4 1 3 15 122.33 142 53 45 .231 5.74 0.0 0.00
SP   32   Ernie Bonham         R 33   18 7 3 8 7 121.33 142 28 53 .312 4.45 3.7 2.36
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 121 1   Kirby Higbe         R 32   16 2 1 5   23.67 12 10 12 .545 1.52 7.6 11.08
CL    
MR 42 18 Jim Bagby Jr.   R 30   31 2 2 0 75.00 88 28 15 .129 4.68 2.2 1.64
MR 21 Elmer Singleton   R 29   33 2 0 1 55.00 51 32 20 .241 4.42 0.6 0.23
MR   20   Nick Strincevich         R 32   25 0 1 0   53.00 66 19 14 .165 4.25 1.3 0.83
PIT 1948
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
83 71 .539 4 706 5 701 T5
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 87 8 7 Ed Fitz Gerald     R     R 24   96 262 70 9 1 31 35 32 3 .267 .349 .336 .685 7.6 6.72
1B 89 5 5 Ed Stevens   L 23   117 429 109 19 10 47 69 35 4 .254 .313 .396 .709 10.0 8.74
2B 128 2 2 Danny Murtaugh 9   R 30   146 514 149 21 1 56 71 60 10 .290 .365 .356 .721 19.2 20.56
3B 98 4 4 Frank Gustine a   R 28   118 449 120 19 9 68 42 42 5 .267 .333 .379 .712 13.3 12.23
SS 146 3 3 Stan Rojek 10 R   R 29   156 641 186 27 4 85 51 61 24 .290 .355 .367 .722 21.1 23.57
LF 153 1 1 Ralph Kiner T7 a   R 25   154 555 147 19 40 104 123 112 1 .265 .391 .533 .924 30.0 34.52
CF 96 8 7 Johnny Hopp   L 31   71 265 74 10 1 43 21 27 3 .279 .346 .389 .735 8.3 7.65
RF 99 8 7 Dixie Walker T28         L 37   110 401 127 19 2 38 53 51 1 .317 .394 .394 .788 14.6 13.74
Top 5 reserves  
CF 7 Wally Westlake           R 27   67 229 65 5 9 42 35 25 1 .284 .359 .450 .809 9.3 9.35
RF 11 Wally Westlake   R 27   57 195 56 5 8 36 30 21 1 .287 .362 .467 .829 7.2 6.61
C 12 Clyde Kluttz   R 30   91 271 60 12 4 26 20 20 3 .221 .275 .325 .600 5.4 4.13
3B 12 Eddie Bockman R   R 27   51 173 41 7 4 23 23 17 2 .237 .309 .358 .667 3.7 2.73
1B   14   Johnny Hopp           L 31   25 93 26 4 0 15 7 10 1 .280 .350 .387 .737 2.4 2.22
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 117 9   Elmer Riddle     a   R 33   27 12 3 12 10 190.00 184 80 70 .265 3.51 14.3 15.16
SP 8 Bob Chesnes T21   R R 27   23 15 0 14 6 187.67 173 86 65 .251 3.64 13.7 15.40
SP 29 Fritz Ostermueller   L 40   22 10 2 8 11 134.33 141 42 41 .224 4.22 6.2 4.80
SP   35   Ernie Bonham         R 34   20 7 0 6 10 129.33 139 22 40 .248 4.52 3.7 2.32
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 151 3   Kirby Higbe         R 33   48 6 4 10   104.00 90 56 59 .404 3.29 10.5 10.55
CL    
MR 75 T13 Elmer Singleton   R 30   33 3 4 2 64.67 62 21 34 .410 4.73 3.2 2.99
MR 7 Vic Lombardi   L 25   21 3 1 4 39.33 48 17 17 .262 4.12 3.9 5.05
MR                                                
PIT 1949
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
71 83 .461 6 681 5 765 6
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 84 7 4 Clyde McCullough           R 32   90 241 57 9 4 30 21 24 1 .237 .316 .349 .665 8.0 7.02
1B 96 6 5 Johnny Hopp   L 32   77 307 98 12 4 46 32 31 7 .319 .382 .423 .805 10.1 10.73
2B 41 14 8 Monty Basgall R   R 27   98 299 65 9 2 24 25 30 1 .217 .291 .274 .565 3.3 1.65
3B 71 9 7 Pete Castiglione R   R 28   98 375 101 17 5 48 36 17 2 .269 .301 .365 .666 7.3 5.80
SS 67 7 7 Stan Rojek   R 30   144 557 136 19 0 72 31 50 4 .244 .309 .285 .594 9.3 7.05
LF 167 1 1 Ralph Kiner 4 A   R 26   152 549 170 19 54 116 127 117 6 .310 .432 .658 1.090 36.9 44.90
CF 99 7 6 Wally Westlake   R 28   51 187 53 9 8 27 37 16 2 .283 .346 .492 .838 6.5 6.35
RF 81 5 4 Wally Westlake           R 28   92 338 95 15 15 50 67 29 4 .281 .345 .488 .833 10.8 10.31
Top 5 reserves  
CF 8 Tom Saffell     R     L 27   52 197 64 7 2 35 24 20 5 .325 .387 .401 .788 6.4 6.14
CF 9 Dino Restelli R   R 24   47 176 44 8 9 31 30 27 2 .250 .359 .449 .808 6.0 5.87
1B 10 Ed Stevens   L 24   58 221 58 10 4 22 32 22 1 .262 .332 .371 .703 5.1 4.49
C 10 Phil Masi   R 33   44 129 36 6 2 15 13 16 1 .279 .359 .388 .747 3.9 3.40
RF   13   Dixie Walker           L 38   39 168 47 4 1 24 17 24 0 .280 .370 .333 .703 3.8 3.30
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 62 30   Bill Werle       R L 28   29 10 2 10 12 201.00 230 47 94 .339 4.57 6.6 4.57
SP 36 Bob Chesnes   R 28   25 8 1 7 13 143.33 153 82 49 .209 5.97 0.2 0.03
SP 9 Cliff Chambers   L 27   21 10 1 12 7 148.00 149 52 77 .383 3.77 12.8 14.51
SP   16   Murray Dickson         R 32   20 11 2 9 9 143.33 141 53 55 .284 3.45 10.8 11.51
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 48 7   Hugh Casey         R 35   33 4 1 5   38.67 50 14 9 .141 4.65 2.5 1.58
CL    
MR 142 2 Murray Dickson   R 32   24 3 5 0 81.00 75 26 37 .366 3.00 7.9 13.60
MR 6 Vic Lombardi   L 26   22 1 2 1 59.33 60 29 26 .292 4.40 4.5 6.12
MR   18   Rip Sewell         R 42   22 4 1 1   40.00 45 23 16 .235 5.18 0.5 0.23
Copyright 2009-11 by Andre Lower
Sources:
All-Time Major League Handbook
Win Shares Digital Update
baseball-reference.com
ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia