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1927 Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

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94-60, Finished 1st in National League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Donie Bush (94-60)
Scored 817 runs, Allowed 659 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 92-62

Ballparks: Forbes Field · Attendance: 869,720 (2nd of 8)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 108, Pitching - 106 · one-year: Batting - 102, Pitching - 99

Postseason:  Lost World Series (4-0) to New York Yankees


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1926 / 1928 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Game Results

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Team Batting

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Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 C Johnny Gooch# 29 101 318 291 22 75 17 2 2 48 0 19 21 .258 .305 .351 .656 70 102 1 8
2 1B Joe Harris 36 129 486 411 57 134 27 9 5 73 0 48 19 .326 .402 .472 .874 126 194 4 23
3 2B George Grantham* 27 151 634 531 96 162 33 11 8 66 9 74 39 .305 .396 .454 .850 120 241 6 23
4 SS Glenn Wright 26 143 626 570 78 160 26 4 9 105 4 39 46 .281 .328 .388 .716 85 221 1 16
5 3B Pie Traynor 28 149 633 573 93 196 32 9 5 106 11 22 11 .342 .370 .455 .825 113 261 3 35
6 OF Lloyd Waner* 21 150 683 629 133 223 17 6 2 27 14 37 23 .355 .396 .410 .806 109 258 6 11
7 OF Paul Waner* 24 155 709 623 114 237 42 18 9 131 5 60 14 .380 .437 .549 .986 154 342 3 23
8 OF Clyde Barnhart 31 108 419 360 65 115 23 4 3 54 2 37 19 .319 .384 .431 .815 111 155 1 21
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
9 OF Kiki Cuyler 28 85 330 285 60 88 13 7 3 31 20 37 36 .309 .394 .435 .829 115 124 3 5
10 C Earl Smith* 30 66 223 189 16 51 3 1 5 25 0 21 11 .270 .346 .376 .722 87 71 1 11
11 2B Hal Rhyne 28 62 197 168 21 46 5 0 0 17 0 14 9 .274 .330 .304 .633 65 51 0 15
12 C Roy Spencer 27 38 97 92 9 26 3 1 0 13 0 3 3 .283 .305 .337 .642 66 31 0 2
13 OF Adam Comorosky 21 18 68 61 5 14 1 0 0 4 0 3 1 .230 .266 .246 .512 33 15 0 4
14 3B Heinie Groh 37 14 37 35 2 10 1 0 0 3 0 2 2 .286 .324 .314 .639 66 11 0 0
15 IF Joe Cronin 20 12 24 22 2 5 1 0 0 3 0 2 3 .227 .292 .273 .564 47 6 0 0
16 OF Fred Brickell* 20 32 23 21 6 6 1 0 1 4 0 1 0 .286 .318 .476 .794 104 10 0 1
17 2B Ed Sicking 30 6 8 7 1 1 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 .143 .250 .286 .536 39 2 0 0
18 OF Herman Layne 26 11 7 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .143 .000 .143 -60 0 0 0
19 SS Dick Bartell 19 1 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000 .500 .000 .500 39 0 0 0
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
20 P Lee Meadows* 32 40 122 115 3 18 0 1 0 6 0 4 20 .157 .185 .174 .359 -7 20 0 3
21 P Carmen Hill 31 44 112 104 10 22 3 3 0 10 0 5 30 .212 .248 .298 .546 41 31 0 3
22 P Vic Aldridge 33 35 100 96 5 21 5 0 0 9 0 1 3 .219 .227 .271 .498 29 26 0 3
23 P Ray Kremer 34 35 88 83 3 14 1 0 2 10 0 2 19 .169 .188 .253 .441 14 21 0 3
24 P Johnny Miljus 32 19 29 28 2 5 1 0 0 2 0 0 7 .179 .179 .214 .393 2 6 0 1
25 P Joe Dawson 30 20 26 25 1 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .200 .200 .200 .400 4 5 0 1
26 P Mike Cvengros* 26 23 21 19 2 3 1 0 0 3 0 1 1 .158 .200 .211 .411 7 4 0 1
27 P Emil Yde# 27 23 18 18 8 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 .167 .167 .278 .444 14 5 0 0
28 P Johnny Morrison 31 21 14 13 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 6 .154 .154 .308 .462 17 4 0 1
29 P Chet Nichols 29 8 9 9 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 4 .111 .111 .222 .333 -15 2 0 0
30 P Bullet Joe Bush 34 7 6 5 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 .600 .667 .600 1.267 231 3 0 0
31 P Roy Mahaffey 23 2 5 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .400 .400 .400 .800 108 2 0 0
32 P Don Songer* 28 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0
33 P Red Peery* 20 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Totals 27.6 156 6077 5397 817 1648 258 78 54 759 65 437 355 .305 .361 .412 .773 100 2224 29 214
Rank in 8 NL teams 1 1 1 3 2 5 6 4 2 1 1 2 2 2 2
Non-Pitcher Totals 27.2 156 5526 4876 783 1549 246 72 52 713 65 423 257 .318 .376 .430 .805 108 2095 29 198
Pitcher Totals 31.7 156 551 521 34 99 12 6 2 46 0 14 98 .190 .211 .248 .459 19 129 0 16
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown; OPS_lg for OPS+ does not include pitchers.

Team Pitching

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Rk Pos 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 ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 SP Lee Meadows 32 19 10 .655 3.40 40 38 1 25 2 0 299.1 315 131 113 11 66 84 8 0 1 1263 122 3.68 1.273 9.5 0.3 2.0 2.5 1.27
2 SP Carmen Hill 31 22 11 .667 3.24 43 31 7 22 2 3 277.2 260 125 100 12 80 95 4 0 2 1165 128 3.81 1.224 8.4 0.4 2.6 3.1 1.19
3 SP Vic Aldridge 33 15 10 .600 4.25 35 34 1 17 1 1 239.1 248 123 113 16 74 86 5 0 0 1028 98 4.17 1.345 9.3 0.6 2.8 3.2 1.16
4 SP Ray Kremer 34 19 8 .704 2.47 35 28 6 18 3 1 226.0 205 73 62 9 53 63 0 0 2 927 168 3.69 1.142 8.2 0.4 2.1 2.5 1.19
Rk Pos 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 ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
5 RP Joe Dawson 30 3 7 .300 4.46 20 7 9 4 0 0 80.2 80 47 40 2 32 17 0 0 0 349 93 4.12 1.388 8.9 0.2 3.6 1.9 0.53
6 RP Johnny Miljus 32 8 3 .727 1.90 19 6 11 3 2 0 75.2 62 21 16 0 17 24 0 0 2 297 219 3.07 1.044 7.4 0.0 2.0 2.9 1.41
7 RP Mike Cvengros* 26 2 1 .667 3.35 23 4 10 0 0 1 53.2 55 25 20 3 24 21 1 0 6 236 125 4.37 1.472 9.2 0.5 4.0 3.5 0.88
8 RP Johnny Morrison 31 3 2 .600 4.19 21 2 11 1 0 3 53.2 63 27 25 2 21 21 0 0 1 236 100 3.90 1.565 10.6 0.3 3.5 3.5 1.00
Rk Pos 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 ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
9 Emil Yde* 27 1 3 .250 9.71 9 2 4 0 0 0 29.2 45 35 32 1 15 9 2 0 2 146 43 4.58 2.022 13.7 0.3 4.6 2.7 0.60
10 Chet Nichols 29 0 3 .000 5.86 8 0 3 0 0 0 27.2 34 19 18 1 17 9 1 0 1 132 72 4.80 1.843 11.1 0.3 5.5 2.9 0.53
11 Roy Mahaffey 23 1 0 1.000 7.71 2 1 1 0 0 0 9.1 9 8 8 0 9 4 3 0 1 45 56 6.03 1.929 8.7 0.0 8.7 3.9 0.44
12 Bullet Joe Bush 34 1 2 .333 13.50 5 3 1 0 0 0 6.2 14 14 10 1 5 1 0 0 1 42 32 6.93 2.850 18.9 1.4 6.8 1.4 0.20
13 Don Songer* 28 0 0 11.57 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.2 10 10 6 0 4 1 1 0 0 27 39 5.81 3.000 19.3 0.0 7.7 1.9 0.25
14 Red Peery* 20 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 5 6.03 1.000 0.0 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
Team Totals 31.7 94 60 .610 3.66 156 156 66 90 10 9 1385.0 1400 659 563 58 418 435 25 0 19 5898 114 3.90 1.313 9.1 0.4 2.7 2.8 1.04
Rank in 8 NL teams 1 8 5 1 4 6 2 2 3 5 4 3 4
Rk Pos 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 ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
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Team Fielding--Totals

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Name Age G GS CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary
Vic Aldridge 33 35 34 17 40 5 35 0 2 1.000 1.14 P
Clyde Barnhart 31 94 92 86 232 222 5 5 2 .978 2.41 OF
Dick Bartell 19 1 1 1 5 3 2 0 1 1.000 5.00 SS
Fred Brickell 20 3 1 1 5 5 0 0 0 1.000 1.67 OF
Bullet Joe Bush 34 5 3 0 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.40 P
Adam Comorosky 21 16 16 16 45 43 1 1 0 .978 2.75 OF
Joe Cronin 20 10 4 2 26 12 10 4 0 .846 1.83 2B-SS-1B
Kiki Cuyler 28 73 67 65 205 195 6 4 0 .980 2.75 OF
Mike Cvengros 26 23 4 0 19 3 16 0 0 1.000 0.83 P
Joe Dawson 30 20 7 4 21 1 18 2 0 .905 0.95 P
Johnny Gooch 29 91 75 67 351 285 57 9 7 .974 3.76 2 25 20 44% 39% C
George Grantham 27 151 145 134 936 526 375 35 87 .963 5.89 2B-1B
Heinie Groh 37 12 6 6 24 9 14 1 0 .958 1.92 3B
Joe Harris 36 119 116 111 1146 1057 78 11 84 .990 9.54 1B-OF
Carmen Hill 31 43 31 22 79 11 64 4 0 .949 1.74 P
Ray Kremer 34 35 28 18 45 7 37 1 0 .978 1.26 P
Herman Layne 26 2 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00 OF
Roy Mahaffey 23 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50 P
Lee Meadows 32 40 38 25 74 5 64 5 5 .932 1.73 P
Johnny Miljus 32 19 6 3 27 4 23 0 2 1.000 1.42 P
Johnny Morrison 31 21 2 1 7 0 6 1 1 .857 0.29 P
Chet Nichols 29 8 0 0 6 0 6 0 0 1.000 0.75 P
Red Peery 20 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00 P
Hal Rhyne 28 61 49 34 251 118 122 11 22 .956 3.87 2B-3B-SS
Ed Sicking 30 5 2 1 14 6 8 0 1 1.000 2.80 2B
Earl Smith 30 61 59 43 222 187 32 3 2 .986 3.59 7 28 11 28% 39% C
Don Songer 28 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50 P
Roy Spencer 27 34 22 16 116 98 15 3 2 .974 3.32 4 12 5 29% 39% C
Pie Traynor 28 148 147 140 538 225 293 20 25 .963 3.41 3B-SS
Lloyd Waner 21 150 147 140 416 397 9 10 0 .976 2.69 OF-2B
Paul Waner 24 155 155 153 465 430 25 10 12 .978 2.90 OF-1B
Glenn Wright 26 143 143 140 771 296 430 45 82 .942 5.08 SS
Emil Yde 27 9 2 0 14 2 11 1 0 .929 1.44 P
Team Totals 28.0 156 1404 1247 6106 4152 1767 187 130 .969 3.69 13 65 36 36% 39%
Rank in 8 NL teams 4 5
Name Age G GS CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary

Team Player Value--Batters

League Register · WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Name Age G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Acquired Pos Summary
Vic Aldridge 33 35 100 -10 0 0 0 10 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .500 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Traded 1
Clyde Barnhart 31 108 419 7 -0 0 7 -4 9 0.9 13 22 2.3 .509 .506 1.6 0.3 15 7O
Dick Bartell 19 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .511 .500 0.0 0.0 0 /6
Fred Brickell* 20 32 23 0 0 0 0 -0 0 0.0 1 1 0.1 .500 .500 0.1 -0.0 1 /O98
Bullet Joe Bush 34 7 6 1 0 0 0 1 2 0.2 0 2 0.2 .524 .501 0.2 0.0 2 Purchased /1
Adam Comorosky 21 18 68 -6 0 0 2 -1 -4 -0.5 2 -2 -0.3 .473 .497 -0.5 0.1 -4 O7/8
Joe Cronin 20 12 24 -2 0 0 -1 0 -2 -0.2 1 -2 -0.2 .481 .499 -0.1 -0.1 -0 Free Agency /463
Kiki Cuyler 28 85 330 6 2 0 1 -2 7 0.7 10 17 1.8 .509 .505 1.7 -0.2 16 Purchased O897
Mike Cvengros* 26 23 21 -3 0 0 0 2 -0 -0.1 0 -0 -0.1 .498 .500 -0.1 0.0 -0 Rule 5 Draft 1
Joe Dawson 30 20 26 -4 0 0 0 3 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .495 .499 -0.1 0.0 -1 1
Johnny Gooch# 29 101 318 -13 0 0 1 3 -9 -1.0 10 1 0.1 .491 .494 -0.0 0.4 -0 2
George Grantham* 27 151 634 18 -1 0 -4 3 16 1.5 20 35 3.5 .510 .510 4.0 -0.1 39 Traded *43
Heinie Groh 37 14 37 -2 0 0 0 0 -1 -0.1 1 -0 -0.0 .491 .499 -0.0 0.0 -0 Free Agency 5
Joe Harris 36 129 486 17 0 0 1 -6 13 1.3 15 28 2.8 .510 .508 2.8 -0.5 27 Waivers *3/7O
Carmen Hill 31 44 112 -10 0 0 0 11 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .502 .501 0.1 -0.0 1 1
Ray Kremer 34 35 88 -11 0 0 0 9 -2 -0.3 0 -2 -0.3 .493 .498 -0.2 0.0 -2 1
Herman Layne 26 11 7 -1 0 0 0 -0 -1 -0.2 0 -1 -0.1 .487 .499 -0.1 -0.0 -1 Traded /O87
Roy Mahaffey 23 2 5 -0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .522 .500 0.0 0.0 0 /1
Lee Meadows* 32 40 122 -18 0 0 0 12 -6 -0.6 0 -6 -0.6 .484 .496 -0.6 -0.0 -6 Traded 1
Johnny Miljus 32 19 29 -4 0 0 0 3 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .493 .499 -0.1 0.0 -1 1
Johnny Morrison 31 21 14 -2 0 0 0 1 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .497 .500 -0.1 0.0 -1 1
Chet Nichols 29 8 9 -2 0 0 0 1 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .491 .500 -0.1 0.0 -1 /1
Red Peery* 20 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .500 .500 0.0 0.0 0 /1
Hal Rhyne 28 62 197 -8 0 0 -3 2 -9 -0.9 6 -3 -0.3 .485 .494 0.0 -0.1 0 Conditional Deal 45/6
Ed Sicking 30 6 8 -1 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.1 0 -0 -0.0 .491 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 /4
Earl Smith* 30 66 223 -3 0 0 -1 2 -2 -0.2 7 5 0.5 .497 .499 0.6 0.1 6 Purchased 2
Don Songer* 28 2 1 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .491 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 /1
Roy Spencer 27 38 97 -4 0 0 -1 1 -4 -0.5 3 -2 -0.2 .488 .497 -0.1 -0.0 -1 2
Pie Traynor 28 149 633 11 -1 0 4 5 20 1.9 20 39 3.9 .513 .512 3.6 0.9 35 Purchased *5/6
Lloyd Waner* 21 150 683 11 -1 0 1 -4 6 0.6 20 26 2.7 .504 .504 2.6 -0.4 25 Free Agency *O87/4
Paul Waner* 24 155 709 51 -1 0 5 -7 48 4.8 21 69 6.9 .531 .530 6.4 -0.2 64 Conditional Deal *O93
Glenn Wright 26 143 626 -13 -0 0 2 10 -2 -0.3 19 17 1.7 .499 .499 1.6 1.1 15 *6
Emil Yde# 27 23 18 -2 0 0 0 2 -0 -0.1 0 -0 -0.1 .498 .500 -0.1 0.0 -0 Traded /1
Team Total 27.6 1711 6077 4 -1 0 14 55 73 6.6 168 240 24.1 .504 .505 23.1 1.3 226
Name Age G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Acquired Pos Summary

Team Player Value--Pitchers

League Register · WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Name Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired
Vic Aldridge 33 239.1 35 34 123 4.63 4.61 0.09 0.00 103.6 4.68 3 0.3 1.0 -0.2 2.2 22 .509 .502 Traded
Bullet Joe Bush 34 6.2 5 3 14 18.90 5.03 0.13 0.00 110.0 5.39 -10 -0.9 1.0 -0.0 -0.8 -9 .328 .495 Purchased
Mike Cvengros* 26 53.2 23 4 25 4.19 4.68 0.09 0.00 104.1 4.79 4 0.4 1.0 -0.0 0.8 8 .518 .502 Rule 5 Draft
Joe Dawson 30 80.2 20 7 47 5.24 4.64 0.09 0.00 104.7 4.76 -4 -0.4 1.0 -0.1 0.2 3 .481 .498
Carmen Hill 31 277.2 43 31 125 4.05 4.62 0.09 0.00 104.5 4.73 23 2.4 1.0 -0.2 4.6 45 .557 .515
Ray Kremer 34 226.0 35 28 73 2.91 4.57 0.09 0.00 103.1 4.62 45 5.0 1.0 -0.2 6.7 62 .642 .531
Roy Mahaffey 23 9.1 2 1 8 7.71 4.53 0.09 0.00 99.3 4.41 -3 -0.3 1.0 -0.0 -0.2 -3 .351 .498
Lee Meadows 32 299.1 40 38 131 3.94 4.62 0.09 0.00 103.9 4.71 28 3.0 1.0 -0.2 5.3 51 .574 .518 Traded
Johnny Miljus 32 75.2 19 6 21 2.50 4.40 0.09 0.00 101.1 4.36 16 1.8 1.0 -0.1 2.4 22 .593 .511
Johnny Morrison 31 53.2 21 2 27 4.53 4.54 0.09 0.00 103.4 4.60 1 0.1 1.0 -0.0 0.5 5 .504 .501
Chet Nichols 29 27.2 8 0 19 6.18 4.35 0.10 0.00 102.2 4.35 -5 -0.5 1.0 -0.0 -0.3 -3 .434 .497
Red Peery* 20 1.0 1 0 1 9.00 5.42 0.10 0.00 110.0 5.85 -0 -0.0 1.0 -0.0 -0.0 -0 .466 .500
Don Songer* 28 4.2 2 0 10 19.29 4.80 0.12 0.00 110.0 5.14 -7 -0.5 1.0 -0.0 -0.5 -7 .230 .497
Emil Yde* 27 29.1 9 2 35 10.74 4.69 0.10 0.00 103.3 4.74 -19 -1.6 1.0 -0.0 -1.4 -17 .318 .490 Traded
Team Total 31.7 1384.2 263 156 659 4.28 4.60 0.09 0.00 103.7 4.67 70 8.7 1.0 -1.0 19.4 179 .533 .510
Name Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired

1926 / 1928 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics