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1942 Pittsburgh Pirates

1942 > Class Major League > 1942 National League
Overall: 66-81
Scored 585 runs, Allowed 631 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 68-79

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Frankie Frisch
Represented: Pittsburgh, PA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1941 / 1943

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 Alf Anderson 28 54 187 166 24 45 4 1 0 7 4 18 19 .271 .342 .307 .650 51 3 0 3
2 Bill Baker 31 18 18 17 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 .118 .167 .118 .284 2 0 0 0
3 Johnny Barrett* 26 111 390 332 56 82 11 6 0 26 10 48 42 .247 .347 .316 .664 105 4 3 7
4 Bill Brandt 27 3 7 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .143 .143 .143 .286 1 0 0 0
5 Max Butcher 31 24 51 49 3 7 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 .143 .143 .143 .286 7 2 0 2
6 Frank Colman* 24 10 40 37 2 5 0 0 1 2 0 2 2 .135 .179 .216 .396 8 0 0 1
7 Dick Conger 21 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
8 Pete Coscarart 29 133 536 487 57 111 12 4 3 29 2 38 56 .228 .288 .287 .575 140 8 3 8
9 Dutch Dietz 30 40 40 35 3 7 0 0 0 1 0 2 8 .200 .263 .200 .463 7 0 1 2
10 Vince DiMaggio 29 143 560 496 57 118 22 3 15 75 10 52 87 .238 .311 .385 .697 191 13 1 11
11 Bob Elliott 25 143 621 560 75 166 26 7 9 89 2 52 35 .296 .358 .416 .774 233 12 2 7
12 Elbie Fletcher* 26 145 623 506 86 146 22 5 7 57 0 105 60 .289 .417 .393 .810 199 4 6 6
13 Huck Geary* 25 9 24 22 3 5 0 0 0 2 0 2 3 .227 .292 .227 .519 5 0 0 0
14 Hank Gornicki 31 25 39 35 6 4 0 0 1 2 0 2 12 .114 .162 .200 .362 7 0 0 2
15 Frankie Gustine 22 115 422 388 34 89 11 4 2 35 5 29 27 .229 .286 .294 .580 114 14 2 3
16 Jack Hallett 27 3 8 8 1 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 3 .375 .375 .750 1.125 6 0 0 0
17 Luke Hamlin* 37 23 40 37 2 9 0 0 0 7 0 0 11 .243 .243 .243 .486 9 0 0 3
18 Ken Heintzelman 26 27 39 35 1 3 1 0 0 4 0 2 8 .086 .135 .114 .249 4 0 0 2
19 Ken Jungels 26 9 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 0 0 0
20 Bob Klinger 34 37 50 40 3 8 1 0 0 3 0 5 4 .200 .289 .225 .514 9 2 0 5
21 Johnny Lanning 31 34 32 29 0 4 3 0 0 1 0 1 7 .138 .167 .241 .408 7 2 0 2
22 Al Lopez 33 103 331 289 17 74 8 2 1 26 0 34 17 .256 .338 .308 .646 89 10 2 6
23 Stu Martin* 29 42 130 120 16 27 4 2 1 12 1 8 10 .225 .273 .317 .590 38 1 0 2
24 Babe Phelps* 34 95 281 257 21 73 11 1 9 41 2 20 24 .284 .345 .440 .785 113 5 4 0
25 Culley Rikard* 28 38 59 52 6 10 2 1 0 5 0 7 8 .192 .288 .269 .557 14 1 0 0
26 Jim Russell# 23 5 15 14 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .071 .133 .071 .205 1 0 0 0
27 Rip Sewell* 35 41 91 87 9 13 3 0 0 4 2 3 19 .149 .178 .184 .362 16 2 0 1
28 Bud Stewart* 26 82 208 183 21 40 8 4 0 20 2 22 16 .219 .302 .306 .608 56 3 0 3
29 Nick Strincevich 27 7 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 1
30 Maurice Van Robays 27 100 362 328 29 76 13 5 1 46 0 30 24 .232 .298 .311 .609 102 10 1 3
31 Jimmy Wasdell* 28 122 463 409 44 106 11 2 3 38 1 47 22 .259 .337 .318 .655 130 9 1 6
32 Lefty Wilkie* 27 36 39 38 5 10 0 1 0 4 0 1 2 .263 .282 .316 .598 12 0 0 0
33 Johnny Wyrostek* 22 9 38 35 0 4 0 1 0 3 0 3 2 .114 .184 .171 .356 6 0 0 0
33 Players 27.9 151 5754 5104 585 1250 173 49 54 544 41 537 536 .245 .320 .330 .650 1683 105 26 87
* - 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 27 1 1 .500 4.96 3 3 0 1 0 0 16.1 23 10 9 1 5 4 0 0 0 73 1.714 12.7 0.6 2.8 2.2 0.80
2 Max Butcher 31 5 8 .385 2.93 24 18 3 9 0 1 150.2 144 59 49 7 44 49 2 0 2 642 1.248 8.6 0.4 2.6 2.9 1.11
3 Dick Conger 21 0 0 2.16 2 1 0 0 0 0 8.1 9 3 2 0 5 3 0 0 1 38 1.680 9.7 0.0 5.4 3.2 0.60
4 Dutch Dietz 30 6 9 .400 3.95 40 13 18 3 0 3 134.1 139 67 59 8 57 35 1 1 2 590 1.459 9.3 0.5 3.8 2.3 0.61
5 Hank Gornicki 31 5 6 .455 2.57 25 14 6 7 2 2 112.0 89 45 32 2 40 48 1 0 1 464 1.152 7.2 0.2 3.2 3.9 1.20
6 Jack Hallett 27 0 1 .000 4.84 3 3 0 2 0 0 22.1 23 12 12 0 8 16 0 0 1 95 1.388 9.3 0.0 3.2 6.4 2.00
7 Luke Hamlin 37 4 4 .500 3.94 23 14 4 6 1 0 112.0 128 58 49 3 19 38 1 1 1 483 1.312 10.3 0.2 1.5 3.1 2.00
8 Ken Heintzelman* 26 8 11 .421 4.57 27 18 4 5 3 0 130.0 143 69 66 9 63 39 0 0 3 581 1.585 9.9 0.6 4.4 2.7 0.62
9 Ken Jungels 26 0 0 6.59 6 0 5 0 0 0 13.2 12 11 10 0 4 7 0 0 0 57 1.171 7.9 0.0 2.6 4.6 1.75
10 Bob Klinger 34 8 11 .421 3.24 37 19 9 8 1 1 152.2 151 69 55 6 45 58 3 0 4 657 1.284 8.9 0.4 2.7 3.4 1.29
11 Johnny Lanning 31 6 8 .429 3.32 34 8 11 2 1 1 119.1 125 52 44 7 26 31 1 0 1 497 1.265 9.4 0.5 2.0 2.3 1.19
12 Rip Sewell 35 17 15 .531 3.41 40 33 7 18 5 2 248.0 259 117 94 13 72 69 2 0 4 1067 1.335 9.4 0.5 2.6 2.5 0.96
13 Harry Shuman 27 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 6 0.500 0.0 0.0 4.5 4.5 1.00
14 Nick Strincevich 27 0 0 2.82 7 1 0 0 0 0 22.1 19 7 7 2 9 10 1 0 0 93 1.254 7.7 0.8 3.6 4.0 1.11
15 Lefty Wilkie* 27 6 7 .462 4.19 35 6 19 3 0 1 107.1 112 53 50 4 37 18 1 1 1 468 1.388 9.4 0.3 3.1 1.5 0.49
15 Players 31.2 66 81 .449 3.58 151 151 87 64 13 11 1351.1 1376 631 538 62 435 426 13 3 21 5811 1.340 9.2 0.4 2.9 2.8 0.98
* - 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 99 327 53 2 14 .995 3.84 3 13 25 66%
Babe Phelps 72 244 40 12 5 .959 3.94 5 48 19 28%
Bill Baker 11 19 1 0 0 1.000 1.82 0 1 0 0%
Frankie Gustine 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00 0 0 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Elbie Fletcher 144 1379 118 12 104 .992 10.40
Jimmy Wasdell 7 55 4 2 4 .967 8.43
Stu Martin 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frankie Gustine 108 227 312 26 53 .954 4.99
Stu Martin 30 68 70 3 14 .979 4.60
Pete Coscarart 25 42 52 6 10 .940 3.76
Bud Stewart 6 6 5 0 0 1.000 1.83

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Elliott 142 173 285 36 22 .927 3.23
Bud Stewart 10 12 17 3 0 .906 2.90
Frankie Gustine 2 2 2 1 1 .800 2.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pete Coscarart 108 203 315 26 50 .952 4.80
Alf Anderson 48 77 103 11 17 .942 3.75
Huck Geary 8 17 14 2 5 .939 3.88
Frankie Gustine 2 2 2 0 0 1.000 2.00
Stu Martin 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Maurice Van Robays 83 0.00
Jimmy Wasdell 36 0.00
Bud Stewart 19 0.00
Johnny Barrett 15 0.00
Johnny Wyrostek 8 0.00
Culley Rikard 2 0.00
Bob Elliott 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Vince DiMaggio 138 0.00
Culley Rikard 14 0.00
Johnny Barrett 6 0.00
Jim Russell 3 0.00
Jimmy Wasdell 2 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Johnny Barrett 74 0.00
Jimmy Wasdell 61 0.00
Bud Stewart 15 0.00
Frank Colman 8 0.00
Maurice Van Robays 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Vince DiMaggio 138 383 20 9 5 .978 2.92
Jimmy Wasdell 97 191 8 9 1 .957 2.05
Johnny Barrett 94 202 11 6 4 .973 2.27
Maurice Van Robays 84 199 6 3 3 .986 2.44
Bud Stewart 34 69 1 0 0 1.000 2.06
Culley Rikard 16 23 0 1 0 .958 1.44
Frank Colman 8 14 2 0 0 1.000 2.00
Johnny Wyrostek 8 18 1 0 1 1.000 2.38
Jim Russell 3 12 0 0 0 1.000 4.00
Bob Elliott 1 3 1 0 0 1.000 4.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dutch Dietz 40 7 21 1 1 .966 0.70
Rip Sewell 40 19 51 2 3 .972 1.75
Bob Klinger 37 14 35 1 0 .980 1.32
Lefty Wilkie 35 3 36 1 0 .975 1.11
Johnny Lanning 34 13 20 1 4 .971 0.97
Ken Heintzelman 27 1 23 0 1 1.000 0.89
Hank Gornicki 25 6 18 2 0 .923 0.96
Max Butcher 24 11 33 1 0 .978 1.83
Luke Hamlin 23 4 15 2 0 .905 0.83
Nick Strincevich 7 4 3 1 0 .875 1.00
Ken Jungels 6 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.67
Bill Brandt 3 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.67
Jack Hallett 3 0 5 0 1 1.000 1.67
Dick Conger 2 0 5 1 0 .833 2.50
Harry Shuman 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Alf Anderson 28 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Jan 28, 1914 Gainesville, GA, US
Bill Baker 31 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Feb 22, 1911 Paw Creek, NC, US
Johnny Barrett 26 L L 5' 10.0" 170 Dec 18, 1915 Lowell, MA, US
Bill Brandt 27 R R 5' 8.0" 170 Mar 21, 1915 Aurora, IN, US
Max Butcher 31 R R 6' 2.0" 220 Sep 21, 1910 Holden, WV, US
Frank Colman 24 L L 5' 11.0" 186 Mar 2, 1918 London, ON, CA
Dick Conger 21 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 3, 1921 Los Angeles, CA, US
Pete Coscarart 29 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jun 16, 1913 Escondido, CA, US
Dutch Dietz 30 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Feb 12, 1912 Cincinnati, OH, US
Vince DiMaggio 29 R R 5' 11.0" 183 Sep 6, 1912 Martinez, CA, US
Bob Elliott 25 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Nov 26, 1916 San Francisco, CA, US
Elbie Fletcher 26 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 18, 1916 Milton, MA, US
Huck Geary 25 L R 5' 10.0" 170 Jan 22, 1917 Buffalo, NY, US
Hank Gornicki 31 R R 6' 1.0" 145 Jan 14, 1911 Niagara Falls, NY, US
Frankie Gustine 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Feb 20, 1920 Hoopeston, IL, US
Jack Hallett 27 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Nov 13, 1914 Toledo, OH, US
Luke Hamlin 37 L R 6' 2.0" 168 Jul 3, 1904 Ferris Center, MI, US
Ken Heintzelman 26 R L 5' 11.0" 185 Oct 14, 1915 Peruque, MO, US
Ken Jungels 26 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jun 23, 1916 Aurora, IL, US
Bob Klinger 34 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 4, 1908 Allenton, MO, US
Johnny Lanning 31 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 6, 1910 Asheville, NC, US
Ed Leip 31 R R 5' 9.0" 160 Nov 29, 1910 Trenton, NJ, US
Al Lopez 33 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Aug 20, 1908 Tampa, FL, US
Stu Martin 29 L R 6' 0.0" 155 Nov 19, 1912 Rich Square, NC, US
Babe Phelps 34 L R 6' 2.0" 225 Apr 16, 1908 Odenton, MD, US
Culley Rikard 28 L R 5' 11.0" 183 May 9, 1914 Oxford, MS, US
Jim Russell 23 S R 6' 1.0" 181 Oct 1, 1918 Fayette City, PA, US
Rip Sewell 35 L R 6' 1.0" 180 May 11, 1907 Decatur, AL, US
Harry Shuman 27 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Mar 5, 1915 Philadelphia, PA, US
Bud Stewart 26 L R 5' 11.0" 160 Jun 15, 1916 Sacramento, CA, US
Nick Strincevich 27 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Mar 1, 1915 Gary, IN, US
Maurice Van Robays 27 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Nov 15, 1914 Detroit, MI, US
Jimmy Wasdell 28 L L 5' 11.0" 185 May 15, 1914 Cleveland, OH, US
Lefty Wilkie 27 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 30, 1914 Zealandia, SK, CA
Johnny Wyrostek 22 L R 6' 2.0" 180 Jul 12, 1919 Fairmont City, IL, US

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