David P. Pierson
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 7", Weight 142 lb.
- Debut April 25, 1876
- Final Game September 28, 1876
- Born August 20, 1855 in Newark, NJ USA
- Died November 11, 1922 in Trenton, NJ USA
Although Dave Pierson played only one season in the new National League in 1876, he was the regular at two positions. He was the Cincinnati Reds' most utilized catcher and also the most utilized right fielder.
Pierson was the brother of Dick Pierson, who came up nine years later.