1952 Pittsburgh Pirates
1952 Pittsburgh Pirates / Franchise: Pittsburgh Pirates / BR Team Page
Record: 42-112, Finished 8th in National League (1952 NL)
Managed by Billy Meyer
Coaches: Sam Narron, Bill Posedel, Milt Stock and Clyde Sukeforth
History, Comments, Contributions
Awards and Honors
- All-Star: Ralph Kiner
- Andrew O'Toole: Branch Rickey in Pittsburgh: Baseball's Trailblazing General Manager for the Pirates, 1950-1955, McFarland, Jefferson, NC, 2000.
- Charles Salzberg and George Robinson: On a Clear Day, They Could See Seventh Place: Baseball's Worst Teams, Bison Books, University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln, NE 2010. ISBN 978-0803229884 (Originally published in 1989)
- Jonathan Weeks: Cellar Dwellers: The Worst Teams in Baseball History, Scarecrow Press, Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Lanham, MD, 2012. ISBN 978-0-8108-8532-5
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