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1943 Pittsburgh Pirates

1943 > Class Major League > 1943 National League
Overall: 80-74
Scored 669 runs, Allowed 605 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 84-70

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Frankie Frisch
Represented: Pittsburgh, PA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1942 / 1944

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Bill Baker 32 63 198 172 12 47 6 3 1 26 3 22 6 .273 .365 .360 .726 62 6 3 1
2 Johnny Barrett* 27 130 329 290 41 67 12 3 1 32 5 32 23 .231 .316 .303 .619 88 3 4 3
3 Bill Brandt 28 29 8 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .286 1 0 0 1
4 Max Butcher 32 33 70 61 1 10 2 0 0 4 0 2 5 .164 .190 .197 .387 12 0 0 7
5 Hank Camelli 28 1 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 0
6 Frank Colman* 25 32 68 59 9 16 2 2 0 4 0 8 7 .271 .358 .373 .731 22 0 0 1
7 Pete Coscarart 30 133 546 491 57 119 19 6 0 48 4 46 48 .242 .307 .305 .613 150 10 0 9
8 Cookie Cuccurullo* 25 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.000 0 0 0 0
9 Vince DiMaggio 30 157 651 580 64 144 41 2 15 88 11 70 126 .248 .329 .403 .733 234 8 0 1
10 Bob Elliott 26 156 643 581 82 183 30 12 7 101 4 56 24 .315 .376 .444 .820 258 16 1 5
11 Elbie Fletcher* 27 154 647 544 91 154 24 5 9 70 1 95 49 .283 .395 .395 .791 215 12 6 2
12 Huck Geary* 26 46 185 166 17 25 4 0 1 13 3 18 6 .151 .234 .193 .426 32 1 0 1
13 Johnny Gee* 27 15 30 26 2 3 0 1 0 4 0 2 6 .115 .179 .192 .371 5 0 0 2
14 Hank Gornicki 32 42 42 40 3 7 2 0 0 2 0 0 16 .175 .175 .225 .400 9 1 0 2
15 Frankie Gustine 23 112 454 414 40 120 21 3 0 43 12 32 36 .290 .341 .355 .696 147 8 0 8
16 Jack Hallett 28 9 16 14 1 4 2 0 0 0 0 2 4 .286 .375 .429 .804 6 0 0 0
17 Wally Hebert* 35 35 66 59 9 13 1 1 0 5 0 2 7 .220 .246 .271 .517 16 2 0 5
18 Bob Klinger 35 33 74 65 5 16 2 0 0 4 0 5 2 .246 .300 .277 .577 18 4 0 4
19 Johnny Lanning 32 12 6 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333 1 0 0 0
20 Al Lopez 34 118 428 372 40 98 9 4 1 39 2 44 25 .263 .341 .317 .659 118 6 0 12
21 Tommy O'Brien 24 89 252 232 35 72 12 7 2 26 0 15 24 .310 .352 .448 .801 104 8 0 5
22 Tony Ordenana 24 1 4 4 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 2 0 0 0
23 Xavier Rescigno 30 37 40 35 1 5 0 1 0 1 0 5 11 .143 .250 .200 .450 7 0 0 0
24 Al Rubeling 30 47 180 168 23 44 8 4 0 9 0 8 17 .262 .295 .357 .653 60 5 0 4
25 Jim Russell# 24 146 614 533 79 138 19 11 4 44 12 77 67 .259 .354 .358 .712 191 13 1 3
26 Rip Sewell* 36 41 108 105 9 30 4 1 0 17 7 2 21 .286 .299 .343 .642 36 2 0 1
27 Harry Shuman 28 11 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
28 Maurice Van Robays 28 69 261 236 32 68 17 7 1 35 0 18 19 .288 .344 .432 .776 102 7 2 5
29 Johnny Wyrostek* 23 51 83 79 7 12 3 0 0 1 0 3 15 .152 .183 .190 .373 15 1 0 1
29 Players 28.0 157 6030 5353 669 1401 240 73 42 623 64 573 566 .262 .335 .357 .692 1913 116 18 86
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Bill Brandt 28 4 1 .800 3.14 29 3 12 0 0 0 57.1 57 25 20 3 19 17 1 1 2 254 1.326 8.9 0.5 3.0 2.7 0.89
2 Max Butcher 32 10 8 .556 2.60 33 21 9 10 2 1 193.2 191 65 56 4 57 45 2 0 3 804 1.281 8.9 0.2 2.6 2.1 0.79
3 Cookie Cuccurullo* 25 0 1 .000 6.43 1 1 0 0 0 0 7.0 10 7 5 0 3 3 0 0 0 34 1.857 12.9 0.0 3.9 3.9 1.00
4 Johnny Gee* 27 4 4 .500 4.28 15 10 2 2 0 0 82.0 89 42 39 5 27 18 0 0 2 351 1.415 9.8 0.5 3.0 2.0 0.67
5 Hank Gornicki 32 9 13 .409 3.98 42 18 13 4 1 4 147.0 165 86 65 10 47 63 2 1 3 639 1.442 10.1 0.6 2.9 3.9 1.34
6 Jack Hallett 28 1 2 .333 1.70 9 4 1 2 1 0 47.2 36 11 9 0 11 11 1 0 2 185 0.986 6.8 0.0 2.1 2.1 1.00
7 Wally Hebert* 35 10 11 .476 2.98 34 23 9 12 1 0 184.0 197 75 61 3 45 41 2 0 1 785 1.315 9.6 0.1 2.2 2.0 0.91
8 Bob Klinger 35 11 8 .579 2.72 33 25 6 14 3 0 195.0 185 77 59 6 58 65 0 0 4 809 1.246 8.5 0.3 2.7 3.0 1.12
9 Johnny Lanning 32 4 1 .800 2.33 12 2 4 0 0 2 27.0 23 10 7 0 9 11 0 0 0 114 1.185 7.7 0.0 3.0 3.7 1.22
10 Xavier Rescigno 30 6 9 .400 2.98 37 14 8 5 1 2 132.2 125 52 44 6 45 41 2 0 2 554 1.281 8.5 0.4 3.1 2.8 0.91
11 Rip Sewell 36 21 9 .700 2.54 35 31 4 25 2 3 265.1 267 94 75 6 75 65 2 1 2 1112 1.289 9.1 0.2 2.5 2.2 0.87
12 Harry Shuman 28 0 0 5.32 11 0 6 0 0 0 22.0 30 20 13 0 8 5 2 0 0 103 1.727 12.3 0.0 3.3 2.0 0.63
12 Players 32.3 80 74 .519 3.08 157 157 83 74 11 12 1404.0 1424 605 481 44 422 396 15 3 21 5945 1.315 9.1 0.3 2.7 2.5 0.94
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Al Lopez 116 378 66 4 9 .991 3.83 1 14 26 65%
Bill Baker 56 157 29 4 3 .979 3.32 2 20 11 35%
Hank Camelli 1 4 1 0 0 1.000 5.00 0 0 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Elbie Fletcher 154 1541 108 6 141 .996 10.71
Jim Russell 6 38 0 0 3 1.000 6.33
Frankie Gustine 1 3 0 3 1 .500 3.00
Johnny Wyrostek 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pete Coscarart 85 186 263 18 54 .961 5.28
Al Rubeling 44 87 138 6 27 .974 5.11
Frankie Gustine 40 75 115 6 23 .969 4.75
Bob Elliott 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Johnny Wyrostek 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Elliott 151 149 294 24 34 .949 2.93
Tommy O'Brien 9 11 19 3 0 .909 3.33
Johnny Wyrostek 2 0 1 1 0 .500 0.50
Pete Coscarart 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Al Lopez 1 0 1 1 0 .500 1.00
Al Rubeling 1 2 2 0 0 1.000 4.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frankie Gustine 68 135 230 24 41 .938 5.37
Pete Coscarart 47 96 151 10 30 .961 5.26
Huck Geary 46 92 127 10 25 .956 4.76
Vince DiMaggio 1 1 4 1 0 .833 5.00
Bob Elliott 1 1 2 1 0 .750 3.00
Tony Ordenana 1 2 5 0 1 1.000 7.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Russell 134 0.00
Tommy O'Brien 17 0.00
Maurice Van Robays 15 0.00
Johnny Wyrostek 5 0.00
Johnny Barrett 4 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Vince DiMaggio 156 0.00
Johnny Wyrostek 6 0.00
Johnny Barrett 3 0.00
Jim Russell 2 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Johnny Barrett 92 0.00
Maurice Van Robays 45 0.00
Tommy O'Brien 31 0.00
Frank Colman 11 0.00
Johnny Wyrostek 9 0.00
Jim Russell 4 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Vince DiMaggio 156 457 16 7 3 .985 3.03
Jim Russell 134 285 16 3 3 .990 2.25
Johnny Barrett 99 165 6 2 0 .988 1.73
Maurice Van Robays 60 120 5 8 1 .940 2.08
Tommy O'Brien 48 76 4 3 0 .964 1.67
Johnny Wyrostek 20 34 0 3 0 .919 1.70
Frank Colman 11 27 0 0 0 1.000 2.45

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Hank Gornicki 42 7 25 2 1 .941 0.76
Xavier Rescigno 37 8 16 3 1 .889 0.65
Rip Sewell 35 13 60 4 4 .948 2.09
Wally Hebert 34 13 43 4 5 .933 1.65
Max Butcher 33 11 40 2 4 .962 1.55
Bob Klinger 33 14 37 0 2 1.000 1.55
Bill Brandt 29 1 12 0 0 1.000 0.45
Johnny Gee 15 2 5 1 0 .875 0.47
Johnny Lanning 12 1 3 2 0 .667 0.33
Harry Shuman 11 0 7 0 1 1.000 0.64
Jack Hallett 9 3 5 0 1 1.000 0.89
Cookie Cuccurullo 1 1 2 1 1 .750 3.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bill Baker 32 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Feb 22, 1911 Paw Creek, NC, US
Johnny Barrett 27 L L 5' 10.0" 170 Dec 18, 1915 Lowell, MA, US
Bill Brandt 28 R R 5' 8.0" 170 Mar 21, 1915 Aurora, IN, US
Max Butcher 32 R R 6' 2.0" 220 Sep 21, 1910 Holden, WV, US
Hank Camelli 28 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Dec 9, 1914 Gloucester, MA, US
Frank Colman 25 L L 5' 11.0" 186 Mar 2, 1918 London, ON, CA
Pete Coscarart 30 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jun 16, 1913 Escondido, CA, US
Cookie Cuccurullo 25 L L 5' 10.0" 168 Feb 8, 1918 Asbury Park, NJ, US
Dutch Dietz 31 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Feb 12, 1912 Cincinnati, OH, US
Vince DiMaggio 30 R R 5' 11.0" 183 Sep 6, 1912 Martinez, CA, US
Bob Elliott 26 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Nov 26, 1916 San Francisco, CA, US
Elbie Fletcher 27 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 18, 1916 Milton, MA, US
Huck Geary 26 L R 5' 10.0" 170 Jan 22, 1917 Buffalo, NY, US
Johnny Gee 27 L L 6' 9.0" 225 Dec 7, 1915 Syracuse, NY, US
Hank Gornicki 32 R R 6' 1.0" 145 Jan 14, 1911 Niagara Falls, NY, US
Frankie Gustine 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Feb 20, 1920 Hoopeston, IL, US
Jack Hallett 28 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Nov 13, 1914 Toledo, OH, US
Wally Hebert 35 L L 6' 1.0" 195 Aug 22, 1907 Lake Charles, LA, US
Bob Klinger 35 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 4, 1908 Allenton, MO, US
Johnny Lanning 32 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 6, 1910 Asheville, NC, US
Al Lopez 34 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Aug 20, 1908 Tampa, FL, US
Tommy O'Brien 24 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Dec 19, 1918 Anniston, AL, US
Tony Ordenana 24 R R 5' 9.0" 158 Oct 30, 1918 Guanabacoa, La Habana, CU
Johnny Podgajny 23 R R 6' 2.0" 173 Jun 10, 1920 Chester, PA, US
Xavier Rescigno 30 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Oct 13, 1912 New York, NY, US
Al Rubeling 30 R R 6' 0.0" 185 May 10, 1913 Baltimore, MD, US
Jim Russell 24 S R 6' 1.0" 181 Oct 1, 1918 Fayette City, PA, US
Rip Sewell 36 L R 6' 1.0" 180 May 11, 1907 Decatur, AL, US
Harry Shuman 28 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Mar 5, 1915 Philadelphia, PA, US
Maurice Van Robays 28 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Nov 15, 1914 Detroit, MI, US
Jimmy Wasdell 29 L L 5' 11.0" 185 May 15, 1914 Cleveland, OH, US
Johnny Wyrostek 23 L R 6' 2.0" 180 Jul 12, 1919 Fairmont City, IL, US

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