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            1950-1959
               
Previous Decade PIT 1950 Next Decade
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
57 96 .373 8 681 6 857 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 68 7 6 Clyde McCullough           R 33   100 279 71 16 6 28 34 31 3 .254 .340 .405 .745 7.6 5.84
1B 104 5 5 Johnny Hopp   L 33   70 289 98 22 7 46 43 39 6 .339 .419 .522 .941 12.8 14.61
2B 64 7 7 Danny Murtaugh   R 32   108 367 108 20 2 34 37 47 2 .294 .376 .392 .768 9.9 8.19
3B 46 10 8 Bob Dillinger   R 31   51 222 64 8 1 23 9 13 4 .288 .328 .356 .684 3.8 2.87
SS 75 8 8 Danny O'Connell R-3   R 23   65 266 78 14 7 33 27 20 6 .293 .343 .432 .775 6.9 7.09
LF 122 2 2 Ralph Kiner 5 A   R 27   150 547 149 21 47 112 118 122 2 .272 .408 .590 .998 22.8 23.33
CF 68 6 6 Wally Westlake   R 29   97 361 103 11 18 52 72 36 1 .285 .358 .493 .851 10.8 9.52
RF 82 6 6 Gus Bell     R     L 21   104 422 119 22 8 62 53 28 4 .282 .333 .443 .776 9.3 8.11
Top 5 reserves  
1B 9 Jack Phillips           R 28   54 194 57 7 5 23 32 19 1 .294 .357 .469 .826 5.0 4.06
C 10 Ray Mueller   R 38   63 156 42 7 6 17 24 11 2 .269 .321 .429 .750 3.7 2.50
RF 12 Wally Westlake   R 29   26 97 28 3 5 14 19 10 0 .289 .361 .495 .856 2.6 2.39
3B 12 Nanny Fernandez   R 31   52 198 51 11 6 23 27 19 2 .258 .326 .404 .730 3.0 1.99
SS   11   Stan Rojek           R 31   68 220 57 11 0 27 16 17 2 .259 .315 .318 .633 2.6 1.61
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 64 18   Cliff Chambers         L 28   33 11 2 11 13 227.33 236 83 86 .270 4.16 13.4 11.89
SP 29 Bill Werle   L 29   22 6 0 5 11 157.00 179 45 59 .263 4.47 5.9 4.26
SP 26 Murray Dickson   R 33   22 8 0 5 11 147.67 152 60 48 .226 4.14 7.1 5.62
SP   27   Bill MacDonald       R R 21   20 6 2 7 9 132.67 121 74 50 .256 4.21 6.4 5.04
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 70 5   Bill Werle         L 29   26 3 5 8   58.33 67 21 20 .227 5.09 4.6 3.82
CL    
MR 134 T18 Vic Lombardi   L 27   37 0 3 1 71.67 83 45 24 .188 6.40 0.0 0.00
MR 1 Murray Dickson   R 33   29 5 4 3 77.33 73 26 31 .313 3.14 8.4 12.74
MR   11   Junior Walsh         R 31   36 1 1 2   56.00 47 27 29 .392 4.34 2.9 2.33
PIT 1951
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
64 90 .416 7 689 4 845 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 96 6 6 Clyde McCullough           R 34   87 259 77 9 8 26 39 27 2 .297 .366 .440 .806 10.1 9.35
1B 111 4 3 Ralph Kiner 10 a(OF)   R 28   58 203 63 12 16 47 42 52 1 .310 .453 .626 1.079 13.3 17.24
2B 22 16 8 Danny Murtaugh   R 33   65 144 29 7 1 9 11 15 0 .201 .286 .271 .557 1.2 0.43
3B 88 12 8 Pete Castiglione   R 30   99 376 98 15 5 48 33 27 2 .261 .312 .356 .668 6.6 4.80
SS 67 5 5 George Strickland R   R 25   125 411 89 11 8 53 43 59 4 .217 .319 .331 .650 7.7 5.71
LF 133 2 2 Ralph Kiner 10 a   R 28   94 328 101 19 26 77 67 85 1 .308 .452 .628 1.080 21.8 26.68
CF 68 10 8 Catfish Metkovich   L 30   66 263 77 13 2 32 25 17 2 .293 .338 .380 .718 6.0 4.82
RF 90 3 3 Gus Bell           L 22   145 600 167 27 16 80 89 42 1 .278 .330 .443 .773 15.4 14.65
Top 5 reserves  
3B 7 Wally Westlake   a(OF)       R 30   34 137 39 3 12 21 34 7 0 .285 .329 .569 .898 8.4 11.75
C 7 Joe Garagiola   L 25   61 212 54 8 9 24 35 32 4 .255 .358 .439 .797 7.7 7.33
CF 11 Bill Howerton   L 29   38 146 40 8 7 19 25 17 1 .274 .350 .486 .836 4.5 4.12
LF 11 Pete Reiser   L 32   20 88 24 6 1 14 8 17 3 .273 .390 .420 .810 3.0 2.95
1B   10   Catfish Metkovich           L 30   37 148 43 7 1 18 14 10 1 .291 .335 .372 .707 2.9 2.19
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 36 16   Murray Dickson 9       R 34   35 19 3 16 14 260.00 267 90 101 .283 4.19 12.3 10.59
SP 30 Bob Friend   R R 20   22 3 1 6 9 129.00 153 58 36 .171 4.60 2.3 1.09
SP 31 Howie Pollet   L 30   21 4 1 6 10 128.67 149 51 47 .235 5.04 1.7 0.67
SP   35   Mel Queen         R 33   21 4 1 7 8 127.33 112 76 89 .473 4.88 0.9 0.27
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 171 8   Bill Werle         L 30   50 4 2 6   98.33 101 32 38 .286 5.22 4.0 2.71
CL 1 Ted Wilks   R 35   47 2 5 12 75.67 64 24 39 .443 2.97 8.5 8.39
MR - T18 Junior Walsh   R 32   35 1 3 0 70.00 88 44 30 .227 6.56 0.0 0.00
MR    
MR                                                
PIT 1952
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
42 112 .273 8 515 8 793 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 70 8 7 Joe Garagiola           L 26   105 344 94 15 8 35 54 50 0 .273 .369 .410 .779 10.9 9.88
1B 35 12 8 Tony Bartirome R   L 20   118 355 78 10 0 32 16 26 3 .220 .273 .265 .538 1.5 0.47
2B 42 11 7 Jack Merson R   R 30   81 299 74 15 4 31 29 17 1 .247 .290 .351 .641 3.7 2.14
3B 47 12 8 Pete Castiglione   R 31   57 207 55 9 4 26 17 16 3 .266 .321 .377 .698 4.1 3.29
SS 46 8 7 Dick Groat R-T2   R 21   94 384 109 6 1 38 29 19 2 .284 .319 .313 .632 5.1 3.18
LF 92 3 3 Ralph Kiner T23 a   R 29   149 516 126 17 37 90 87 110 3 .244 .384 .500 .884 19.4 18.53
CF 25 15 8 Bobby Del Greco R   R 19   88 323 70 13 1 32 19 36 6 .217 .301 .279 .580 3.0 1.46
RF 57 6 5 Gus Bell           L 23   123 468 117 21 16 53 59 36 1 .250 .306 .419 .725 8.2 6.36
Top 5 reserves  
1B 10 Catfish Metkovich T38         L 31   72 253 69 12 5 28 28 22 3 .273 .338 .395 .733 4.7 3.31
SS 10 Clem Koshorek R   R 27   33 124 32 7 0 10 6 10 2 .258 .319 .315 .634 2.0 1.32
CF 16 Catfish Metkovich T38   L 31   21 74 20 4 1 8 8 6 1 .270 .333 .392 .725 1.6 1.17
2B 13 George Strickland   R 26   45 139 25 4 3 10 13 13 2 .180 .255 .288 .543 2.0 1.14
C   15   Clyde McCullough           R 35   61 169 39 5 1 10 15 10 0 .231 .282 .290 .572 2.1 1.10
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 48 13   Murray Dickson 13       R 35   34 21 2 12 21 261.67 266 74 104 .306 3.78 11.5 9.70
SP 21 Howie Pollet   L 31   30 9 1 7 16 213.00 218 71 90 .311 4.14 8.4 6.44
SP 33 Bob Friend   R 21   23 6 1 5 15 150.00 163 72 67 .285 4.62 0.2 0.03
SP                                                
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 -                                              
CL    
MR 153 5 Ted Wilks   R 36   44 5 5 4 72.33 65 31 24 .250 3.61 5.0 5.57
MR 14 Woody Main   R R 30   37 0 7 2 79.33 71 39 51 .464 4.88 0.0 0.00
MR   9   Paul LaPalme         L 28   29 1 2 0   55.00 48 33 25 .309 3.76 2.4 2.28
PIT 1953
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
50 104 .325 8 622 8 887 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 37 17 8 Mike Sandlock           B 37   64 186 43 5 0 10 12 12 0 .231 .281 .258 .539 1.7 0.79
1B 48 11 8 Preston Ward   L 25   78 281 59 7 8 35 27 44 1 .210 .319 .327 .646 3.2 1.86
2B 67 12 7 Johnny O'Brien R   R 22   77 275 68 13 2 28 22 21 1 .247 .310 .331 .641 3.6 2.22
3B 61 8 7 Danny O'Connell 16   R 26   104 405 119 18 5 61 38 39 2 .294 .360 .405 .765 10.4 8.71
SS 35 13 8 Eddie O'Brien R   R 22   81 261 62 5 0 21 14 17 6 .238 .289 .280 .569 1.3 0.47
LF 69 8 8 Hal Rice   L 29   68 278 86 16 4 38 41 17 0 .309 .349 .417 .766 7.2 6.30
CF 73 6 6 Frank Thomas 18   R 24   96 370 94 18 24 55 83 41 1 .254 .332 .503 .835 11.6 10.55
RF 78 4 4 Cal Abrams           L 29   112 448 128 10 15 66 43 58 4 .286 .368 .435 .803 13.0 12.86
Top 5 reserves  
LF 2 Ralph Kiner           R 30   41 148 40 6 7 27 29 25 1 .270 .383 .466 .849 6.2 6.48
2B 7 Danny O'Connell 16   R 26   47 183 54 8 2 27 17 18 1 .295 .361 .393 .754 5.2 4.93
1B 10 Paul Smith R   L 22   74 310 88 10 3 33 35 19 2 .284 .329 .384 .713 4.9 3.62
SS 9 Dick Cole   R 27   77 213 58 12 0 26 21 34 2 .272 .372 .338 .710 4.1 2.73
C   8   Joe Garagiola           L 27   22 73 17 5 2 9 14 10 1 .233 .341 .384 .725 1.9 1.59
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 43 32   Murray Dickson     a   R 36   26 10 1 8 15 165.00 201 53 70 .276 4.75 5.8 4.08
SP 16 Bob Friend   R 22   24 8 0 8 10 156.67 176 50 61 .270 4.60 8.2 7.14
SP 38 Paul LaPalme   L 29   24 7 1 7 15 155.67 175 55 75 .326 4.97 3.9 2.35
SP   26   Johnny Lindell         R 36   23 13 1 4 16 159.33 151 105 93 .363 4.91 2.4 0.67
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 -                                              
CL    
MR 188 1 Johnny Hetki   R 31   52 3 5 3 108.33 106 30 34 .250 3.74 9.5 12.37
MR 11 Roger Bowman   R L 25   28 0 2 0 57.00 49 24 29 .397 4.26 2.7 2.55
MR   21   Roy Face       R R 25   28 3 2 0   50.00 62 11 27 .370 6.84 0.7 0.34
PIT 1954
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
53 101 .344 8 557 8 845 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 111 4 4 Toby Atwell           L 30   88 280 80 8 3 36 25 42 2 .286 .381 .375 .756 10.7 11.36
1B 60 8 8 Bob Skinner R   L 22   118 450 108 15 7 59 38 46 4 .240 .309 .351 .660 7.5 5.07
2B 47 8 8 Curt Roberts R   R 24   131 494 114 18 1 46 36 54 6 .231 .307 .302 .609 7.6 5.33
3B 55 12 8 Dick Cole   R 28   55 177 45 8 0 17 19 21 0 .254 .327 .345 .672 2.6 1.49
SS 35 10 8 Gair Allie R   R 22   95 347 73 8 3 34 30 46 1 .210 .304 .288 .592 2.3 1.04
LF 63 12 8 Jerry Lynch R   L 23   49 157 40 2 4 15 20 12 1 .255 .308 .369 .677 2.4 1.53
CF 89 4 4 Frank Thomas T13 a   R 25   112 413 121 22 19 65 75 37 3 .293 .357 .508 .865 19.3 18.66
RF 83 6 6 Sid Gordon           R 36   67 204 60 6 4 17 21 35 0 .294 .391 .382 .773 8.2 7.97
Top 5 reserves  
C 8 Jack Shepard     R     R 23   67 212 65 8 3 23 20 26 0 .307 .378 .406 .784 8.3 8.89
3B 8 Sid Gordon   R 36   40 110 37 4 6 19 17 21 0 .336 .436 .536 .972 6.7 7.30
LF 9 Frank Thomas T13 a   R 25   45 155 45 7 2 13 16 14 0 .290 .349 .400 .749 5.9 6.12
RF 9 Preston Ward   L 26   42 148 41 6 5 20 28 18 0 .277 .351 .446 .797 4.4 3.96
SS   9   Dick Cole           R 28   66 224 63 11 1 13 15 15 0 .281 .325 .353 .678 3.7 2.54
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 45 23   Max Surkont         R 32   29 11 0 8 18 197.33 205 73 76 .273 4.38 8.8 7.03
SP 18 Dick Littlefield   L 28   21 7 1 9 11 147.67 138 81 85 .388 3.84 8.8 8.26
SP T36 Bob Friend   R 23   20 4 2 6 11 125.33 161 48 48 .230 5.82 0.0 0.00
SP   30   Jake Thies       R R 28   18 3 1 3 9 101.00 98 40 42 .304 4.28 3.5 2.23
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 39 8   Johnny Hetki         R 32   57 4 3 9   77.00 94 32 22 .175 4.91 4.3 2.50
CL    
MR 108 8 Bob Purkey   R R 24   25 1 1 0 71.00 73 31 23 .221 4.69 4.3 5.21
MR 5 Vern Law   R 24   21 4 0 3 62.33 76 20 23 .240 4.91 4.9 6.91
MR                                                
PIT 1955
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
60 94 .390 8 560 8 767 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 72 8 6 Jack Shepard           R 24   77 246 58 10 2 24 20 30 0 .236 .317 .317 .634 5.0 3.61
1B 103 4 4 Dale Long T19 R   L 29   119 406 118 19 15 60 74 48 0 .291 .364 .507 .871 17.0 17.60
2B 106 4 4 Johnny O'Brien   R 24   78 273 83 15 1 22 25 19 1 .304 .349 .385 .734 8.8 9.40
3B 71 8 7 Gene Freese R   R 21   65 251 66 13 10 41 25 17 3 .263 .315 .474 .789 7.3 6.67
SS 72 6 6 Dick Groat   R 24   149 520 139 28 4 44 51 37 0 .267 .317 .352 .669 12.9 10.54
LF 89 6 5 Frank Thomas T23 a   R 26   88 294 69 6 13 37 43 35 2 .235 .314 .395 .709 8.0 7.53
CF 36 8 7 Frank Thomas T23 a   R 26   57 200 50 9 10 30 24 22 0 .250 .327 .455 .782 6.3 4.90
RF 57 8 8 Roberto Clemente     R     R 20   112 433 108 20 5 45 42 15 2 .249 .276 .376 .652 6.1 3.98
Top 5 reserves  
2B 10 Gene Freese     R     R 21   57 192 46 6 4 27 19 15 2 .240 .300 .365 .665 5.4 5.28
LF 9 Jerry Lynch   L 24   39 131 39 8 5 19 18 10 2 .298 .343 .519 .862 4.3 4.47
C 10 Toby Atwell   L 31   67 202 44 8 1 21 18 39 0 .218 .341 .272 .613 4.6 3.42
RF 10 Jerry Lynch   L 24   33 126 36 8 0 19 8 9 0 .286 .328 .397 .725 3.4 3.06
3B   12   George Freese     R     R 28   50 178 46 8 3 17 22 17 1 .258 .328 .376 .704 3.8 2.86
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 20   Vern Law T23       R 25   24 8 1 9 9 157.67 163 45 72 .346 4.00 8.9 8.33
SP 33 Max Surkont   R 33   22 5 0 6 13 141.00 159 64 69 .309 5.30 2.7 1.45
SP 14 Bob Friend 16   R 24   20 9 2 9 8 140.00 132 34 69 .416 3.21 10.6 11.85
SP   37   Ron Kline         R 23   19 2 1 4 13 103.00 136 45 33 .182 4.89 0.8 0.25
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 61 6   Roy Face         R 27   32 1 1 5   56.00 60 13 45 .616 3.54 5.3 4.83
CL    
MR 74 1 Bob Friend 16   R 24   24 5 1 2 60.00 46 19 27 .415 1.95 8.4 13.84
MR    
MR                                                
PIT 1956
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
66 88 .429 7 588 7 653 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 70 9 7 Jack Shepard           R 25   86 241 60 11 6 22 27 24 1 .249 .316 .386 .702 6.5 5.04
1B 84 6 6 Dale Long 26 A   L 30   138 505 134 20 27 64 90 54 1 .265 .330 .493 .823 15.3 14.02
2B 50 9 7 Bill Mazeroski R   R 19   81 255 62 8 3 30 14 18 0 .243 .293 .318 .611 4.8 3.50
3B 63 6 5 Frank Thomas   R 27   111 373 105 13 12 39 41 15 0 .282 .309 .424 .733 9.6 7.66
SS 82 6 5 Dick Groat   R 25   141 516 142 19 0 40 37 32 0 .275 .316 .324 .640 11.8 10.09
LF 85 10 8 Lee Walls R   R 23   72 237 61 8 4 35 22 29 1 .257 .336 .384 .720 6.8 6.13
CF 96 5 5 Bill Virdon T18   L 25   130 504 169 21 8 67 37 32 6 .335 .375 .464 .839 18.8 18.13
RF 95 8 7 Roberto Clemente           R 21   101 379 117 24 4 47 39 4 2 .309 .319 .430 .749 10.0 8.56
Top 5 reserves  
RF 9 Lee Walls     R     R 23   56 186 56 11 6 34 28 15 2 .301 .360 .522 .882 6.9 6.59
LF 12 Frank Thomas   R 27   57 174 50 7 11 26 32 19 0 .287 .365 .517 .882 5.5 5.01
C 14 Hank Foiles   R 27   73 220 47 10 7 24 25 17 0 .214 .268 .373 .641 4.2 2.84
CF 10 Roberto Clemente   R 21   23 64 21 6 0 12 7 5 4 .328 .377 .484 .861 2.1 1.64
LF   17   Roberto Clemente           R 21   25 69 22 0 3 5 10 1 0 .319 .333 .449 .782 1.7 1.29
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 84 7   Bob Friend 12   A   R 25   42 19 4 17 17 303.33 300 84 162 .422 3.53 16.6 16.02
SP 9 Ron Kline R 24   39 9 2 14 18 256.00 256 79 120 .358 3.38 15.5 14.99
SP 28 Vern Law R 26   32 6 0 7 13 184.33 206 42 55 .222 4.44 3.0 1.41
SP                                                
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 -                                              
CL    
MR 239 1 Roy Face R 28   65 11 12 6 119.33 111 39 86 .573 3.32 10.9 14.27
MR 3 Nellie King R 28   38 4 1 5 60.00 54 19 25 .342 3.15 5.9 7.42
MR                                                
PIT 1957
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
62 92 .403 T7 586 8 696 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 78 8 7 Hank Foiles   a       R 28   109 278 76 10 9 32 36 37 1 .273 .355 .435 .790 8.6 7.53
1B 63 8 7 Dee Fondy   L 32   73 301 95 12 1 39 30 25 11 .316 .364 .379 .743 6.9 5.63
2B 84 6 5 Bill Mazeroski   R 20   144 522 148 27 7 57 53 27 3 .284 .318 .402 .720 13.5 11.94
3B 90 7 7 Gene Freese   R 23   74 269 80 13 5 33 26 12 5 .297 .327 .416 .743 6.8 5.73
SS 112 4 4 Dick Groat T15   R 26   123 494 156 30 7 58 53 25 0 .316 .348 .439 .787 16.3 17.12
LF 99 5 5 Bob Skinner   L 25   93 322 97 9 11 49 36 27 9 .301 .359 .463 .822 12.2 12.51
CF 58 8 7 Bill Virdon   L 26   141 556 140 28 8 59 49 33 3 .252 .292 .385 .677 11.8 8.67
RF 49 12 7 Roberto Clemente           R 22   97 406 100 15 4 35 27 17 0 .246 .276 .342 .618 5.0 3.13
Top 5 reserves  
LF 10 Frank Thomas T19         R 28   46 152 48 6 8 22 30 16 1 .316 .376 .513 .889 5.7 5.68
1B 9 Frank Thomas T19   R 28   71 261 70 13 9 27 40 14 1 .268 .298 .421 .719 5.8 4.40
3B 9 Frank Thomas T19   R 28   31 107 34 7 4 11 11 4 1 .318 .345 .514 .859 3.7 3.55
SS 9 Gene Baker   R 32   28 92 32 6 1 14 9 9 0 .348 .408 .467 .875 3.3 3.27
3B   10   Gene Baker           R 32   60 212 50 9 0 18 20 17 3 .236 .289 .307 .596 3.9 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 83 8   Bob Friend         R 26   38 17 3 14 17 276.00 266 67 142 .426 3.26 15.9 15.74
SP 31 Ron Kline R 25   31 11 2 9 15 190.33 201 53 81 .319 4.11 5.5 3.54
SP 16 Vern Law R 27   25 9 3 8 8 163.67 166 32 53 .268 2.97 10.3 10.13
SP   30   Bob Purkey         R 27   21 6 1 6 11 124.33 136 20 37 .237 3.98 4.9 3.62
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 68 8   Roy Face         R 29   58 4 6 10 2 85.67 90 24 47 .412 3.05 7.0 5.49
CL    
MR 77 15 Luis Arroyo L 30   44 3 5 1 1 78.00 85 20 68 .648 4.62 1.3 0.69
MR 13 Nellie King R 29   36 2 1 1 1 52.00 69 16 23 .271 4.50 1.8 1.22
MR   10   Bob Purkey         R 27   27 5 3 2 1 55.33 58 18 15 .197 3.58 4.1 4.86
PIT 1958
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
84 70 .545 2 662 7 607 2
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 99 6 6 Hank Foiles           R 29   103 264 54 10 8 31 30 45 0 .205 .322 .348 .670 8.9 8.10
1B 104 9 7 Ted Kluszewski   L 33   72 277 79 13 4 28 31 24 0 .285 .343 .404 .747 7.3 6.79
2B 130 2 2 Bill Mazeroski 8 A G   R 21   152 567 156 24 19 69 68 25 1 .275 .308 .439 .747 20.5 22.33
3B 112 3 3 Frank Thomas 4 A   R 29   139 522 148 25 31 83 101 39 0 .284 .337 .525 .862 18.7 19.64
SS 128 2 2 Dick Groat   R 27   149 583 175 36 3 67 66 23 2 .300 .328 .408 .736 19.1 19.73
LF 143 1 1 Bob Skinner 15 A   L 26   141 526 169 33 13 93 70 58 12 .321 .387 .492 .879 25.2 29.27
CF 95 3 3 Bill Virdon   L 27   143 603 161 24 9 75 46 52 5 .267 .325 .388 .713 19.6 18.22
RF 88 3 3 Roberto Clemente           R 23   135 513 148 24 6 68 50 30 8 .288 .326 .409 .735 15.5 14.26
Top 5 reserves  
1B 5 Dick Stuart     R     R 25   64 251 68 12 16 38 48 11 0 .271 .313 .550 .863 8.4 8.89
C 11 Bill Hall R   L 29   51 115 33 6 1 15 15 14 0 .287 .364 .365 .729 4.9 4.71
1B 14 R.C. Stevens R   R 23   52 84 23 3 6 15 16 5 0 .274 .330 .548 .878 3.7 2.88
C 18 Danny Kravitz R   L 27   37 92 23 3 1 9 5 9 0 .250 .314 .359 .673 2.1 1.56
LF   20   Roman Mejias           R 27   37 44 13 2 2 7 3 0 0 .295 .311 .477 .788 1.3 0.67
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 126 7   Bob Friend 6 T3 a   R 27   38 16 1 22 14 274.00 299 61 135 .375 3.68 16.3 16.19
SP 11 Ron Kline R 26   32 11 2 13 16 237.33 220 92 109 .349 3.53 13.8 13.74
SP 27 Vern Law R 28   29 6 1 12 12 186.33 223 37 54 .208 4.35 5.4 3.53
SP   25   Curt Raydon       R R 24   20 2 1 8 3 113.67 104 52 70 .449 3.72 5.3 4.14
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 129 1   Roy Face 17       R 30   57 5 2 20 2 84.00 77 22 47 .475 2.89 12.3 13.19
CL    
MR 177 10 Don Gross L 27   37 5 5 7 2 54.33 42 32 40 .541 3.48 5.2 5.24
MR 11 Ron Blackburn R R 23   36 2 0 3 0 54.67 48 24 25 .347 3.13 4.6 4.41
MR   3   Bob Porterfield         R 34   31 2 3 5 1 53.00 42 12 23 .426 2.38 6.9 8.74
PIT 1959
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
78 76 .506 4 651 6 680 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 124 2 2 Smoky Burgess   a(2)       L 32   101 361 105 25 9 39 49 30 0 .291 .344 .463 .807 14.5 16.92
1B 112 4 4 Dick Stuart   R 26   105 373 110 14 23 59 68 42 1 .295 .363 .528 .891 15.8 16.97
2B 73 6 6 Bill Mazeroski a(2)   R 22   133 491 119 15 7 50 59 29 1 .242 .284 .340 .624 8.6 6.43
3B 118 3 3 Don Hoak 17   R 31   155 564 166 29 8 60 65 71 9 .294 .374 .399 .773 22.0 21.58
SS 92 3 3 Dick Groat a(2)   R 28   145 591 163 22 5 74 51 32 0 .276 .313 .362 .675 15.0 13.84
LF 114 2 2 Bob Skinner   L 27   142 542 152 18 13 77 61 67 10 .280 .358 .400 .758 18.0 19.69
CF 93 3 3 Bill Virdon   L 28   144 518 132 24 8 67 41 55 7 .255 .328 .355 .683 15.3 14.06
RF 71 7 6 Roberto Clemente           R 24   104 432 128 17 4 60 50 15 2 .296 .322 .396 .718 10.1 8.29
Top 5 reserves  
1B 11 Rocky Nelson           L 34   56 138 37 6 5 29 25 17 0 .268 .358 .420 .778 5.0 4.14
C 12 Danny Kravitz   L 28   45 154 38 8 3 17 20 5 0 .247 .269 .370 .639 3.2 2.62
RF 12 Roman Mejias   R 28   52 171 41 5 3 18 13 15 1 .240 .305 .322 .627 3.4 2.29
2B 9 Dick Schofield   B 24   28 90 21 8 0 7 7 12 1 .233 .324 .344 .668 2.5 2.19
1B   17   Ted Kluszewski           L 34   20 85 24 8 2 11 8 2 0 .282 .299 .447 .746 1.8 1.49
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 115 1   Vern Law T19       R 29   33 20 2 18 9 265.00 243 53 110 .372 2.95 23.7 29.78
SP 22 Bob Friend R 28   35 7 2 8 19 234.67 267 52 104 .326 4.03 9.0 6.76
SP 8 Harvey Haddix L 33   29 14 2 12 12 222.33 189 49 148 .622 3.16 16.2 17.96
SP   27   Ron Kline         R 27   29 7 0 10 13 177.00 181 68 89 .357 4.42 6.0 4.04
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 136 2   Roy Face 7   a(2)   R 31   57 18 1 10 9 93.33 91 25 69 .595 2.70 15.2 17.34
CL    
MR 79 12 Bob Porterfield R 35   36 1 2 1 1 41.33 51 19 19 .271 4.36 1.7 1.14
MR 7 Ron Blackburn R 24   26 1 1 1 0 44.33 50 15 19 .292 3.65 2.8 2.97
MR                                                
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Sources:
All-Time Major League Handbook
Win Shares Digital Update
baseball-reference.com
ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia