Season Information
Team Name
1956 Pittsburgh Pirates
League
National League
Division
-
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
66-88 (.429)   GBL: -27
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
7 / 7 / 13
Runs For/Against
588 / 653   Diff: -65
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
10
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1882-2020
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1956 Batting Statistics

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  • UnifPlayer NamePosAgeBaExpSalaryDetailGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    15Frank Thomas3B-OF27R6------157588691662432580053661526522.282.326.461.78763727152.231.179.2785.659.581.6923.53.9231.3
    21Roberto ClementeOF21R3------14754366169307760661358484214.311.330.431.76157223444.144.120.3362.2710.144.4677.61.2226.0
    24Dick GroatSS25R3------142520401421930370335250173314.273.317.321.63857516722.110.048.2856.094.350.710.00.0015.5
    3Dale Long1B30L3------14851764136207279110548500111110.263.326.485.81158225154.329.222.2629.2814.601.5719.14.6439.7
    18Bill VirdonOF25L2------133509671702110837663363122712.334.374.462.83654723539.193.128.3686.0311.521.9163.61.4622.9
    16Lee WallsOF23R2------1434747213020111154355083292011.274.345.432.77753720542.259.158.3129.3115.461.6643.12.0532.3
    10Jack ShepardC24R4------100256246211273011253708158.242.309.383.6922909820.238.141.2588.6212.761.4836.62.4132.3
    9Bill Mazeroski2B19R1------8125530628131400182404014.243.293.318.6112778112.145.075.2596.508.661.3385.01.0819.4
    4Bob SkinnerOF-1B24L2------11323329478352911265010216.202.282.326.6082627616.236.124.2339.9219.081.9246.61.9134.0
    38Hank FoilesC27R3------79222244710272501175604245.212.266.369.6352458219.230.157.2486.9422.863.2931.72.8640.4
    8Gene Freese3B-2B22R2------6520717439031421164533130.208.273.295.5682306112.169.087.2506.9619.572.8169.01.3027.9
    6Johnny O'Brien2B25R3------7310413181003005704102.173.209.183.392114191.058.010.1844.396.141.400.00.005.6
    12Dick Cole3B-2B30R5------729972121090011900005.212.291.253.544110253.152.041.23310.008.180.820.00.0014.3
    19Bob FriendP25R6------4997716201800119011001.165.173.216.389109213.062.051.1950.9217.4319.0097.00.9218.8
    22Ron KlineP24R3------447921000031042605100.127.167.127.29489100.063.000.1854.4929.216.500.00.000.0
    17Danny KravitzC25L1------326861822210115900112.265.311.441.75274306.250.176.2766.7612.161.8034.02.7033.3
    9Curt Roberts2B26R3------316261152041051201001.177.239.323.56268207.242.146.2207.3517.652.400.00.0063.6
    32Vern LawP26R5------395731010180041603101.175.226.246.47265142.140.071.2206.1524.624.0057.01.5420.0
    7Eddie O'BrienSS25R3------635317142003112203000.264.291.302.59358162.075.038.2753.453.451.000.00.0014.3
    9Spook Jacobs2B30R3------1137462001022511000.162.225.216.4414182.054.054.1884.8812.202.500.00.0033.3
    5Preston WardOF-3B28L6------163031001111006400100.333.432.500.93237152.367.167.34616.2210.810.6730.02.7020.0
    30Dick HallP25R5------33295100001005700001.345.441.345.78634100.172.000.45514.7120.591.400.00.000.0
    20Red MungerP37R10------35282310020021112000.107.194.143.3373341.107.036.1766.0633.335.500.00.0033.3
    26Roy FaceP28R3------6926250001000501000.192.192.192.3842750.000.000.2380.0018.520.000.00.000.0
    14John PowersOF26L2------1121010000001400002.048.091.048.1392210.048.000.0594.5518.184.000.00.000.0
    UnifPlayer NamePosAgeBaExpSalaryDetailGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    35,36Fred WatersP29L2------2320110103000500000.050.050.150.2002031.100.100.0670.0025.000.000.00.00100.0
    18Bobby Del GrecoOF23R2------1420440023003301001.200.304.500.80424102.450.300.13312.5012.501.0010.08.3350.0
    14Jerry LynchOF25L3------1919130100001400000.158.200.263.4632051.158.105.2005.0020.004.000.00.0033.3
    11Toby AtwellC32L5------1218020003001501002.111.158.111.2692020.056.000.1545.0025.005.000.00.000.0
    27Cholly NaranjoP21L1------177111001000200100.143.125.286.411821.143.143.1670.0025.000.000.00.00100.0
    23Laurin PepperP25R3------116100000001400000.000.143.000.143700.167.000.00014.2957.144.000.00.000.0
    29Nellie KingP28R2------386000000000202000.000.000.000.000800.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    36Luis ArroyoP29L2------184020001000002000.500.500.5001.000620.000.000.5000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    31Bill HallC27L2------13000000000100000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    27Dick LittlefieldP30L7------62000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    11Howie PolletP35L14------191100000001001000.000.500.000.5003001.000.000.00033.330.000.000.00.000.0
    25Jack McMahanP23R1------111000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Team Totals207552215881340199571105462433383752189540---124.257.307.380.68757571983366.195.123.2806.6513.061.9647.51.9127.3
    Glossary:
    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Pos Defensive Position Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Ba Bats Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Salary Salary for the selected season. Blank usually means the player made MLB minimum Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    1956 Pitching Statistics

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  • UnifPlayer NameRoleAgeThExpSalaryDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    19Bob FriendST25R6------17173.464942194773314.131013712125851665021.268.880.722.434.753.921.95.500
    22Ron KlineST24R3------14183.38443992252264.026311099268112510051.308.970.892.764.263.751.54.438
    32Vern LawST26R5------8164.32393260672195.2218110942449608061.3610.031.102.252.765.061.22.333
    26Roy FaceRel28R3------12133.526830034656135.113157531642961011.288.711.062.796.383.792.29.480
    20Red MungerR/ST37R10------344.043513006222107.01265648841453001.5610.600.673.453.794.711.10.429
    30Dick HallR/ST25R2------074.7619910510162.1643633821270001.369.241.163.033.905.201.29.000
    29Nellie KingRel28R3------413.15380002138560.0542421819252111.228.101.202.853.753.601.32.800
    35,36Fred WatersR/ST29L2------222.8223510618051.0481816330141011.538.470.535.292.473.180.47.500
    27Cholly NaranjoR/ST21R1------124.4617300714034.1372217717261011.579.701.834.466.825.771.53.333
    23Laurin PepperST/R25R3------113.001170024030.0301710125120001.839.000.307.503.605.100.48.500
    36Luis ArroyoR/ST29L2------334.7118210416028.2361715512170001.6711.301.573.775.345.341.42.500
    11Howie PolletRel35L14------043.0919000819323.11810838101001.116.941.163.093.863.861.25.000
    6Johnny O'BrienRel25R1------102.84800048019.08662991020.893.790.954.264.262.841.001.000
    25Jack McMahanRel23L1------006.0811000311013.118991991002.0312.150.686.086.086.081.00.000
    27Dick LittlefieldR/ST30L7------004.26620004012.2148626102001.589.951.424.267.115.681.67.000
    17Red SwansonRel19R2------0010.03900019011.22113131851002.4916.200.776.173.8610.030.63.000
    25,37Bob GarberRel27R1------002.2520001204.03111330001.506.752.256.756.752.251.00.000
    34Bob PurkeyRel26R3------002.2520001204.02111010000.504.502.250.002.252.250.00.000
    7Eddie O'BrienRel25R1------000.0010001102.01000000010.504.500.000.000.000.000.00.000
    35Max SurkontRel34R8------004.5010000102.02110310002.509.000.0013.504.504.500.33.000
    45Lino DonosoRel33L2------000.0030001301.22000110001.8010.800.005.405.400.001.00.000
    Team Totals66883.74423157376120266241,376.31406653572142469662371201.369.200.933.074.334.271.41.429
    Glossary:
    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Role ST = Starter. Rel = Reliever. CL = Closer R/ST Primarily a Reliever, ST/R Primarily a starter Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Th Throws Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Salary Salary for the selected season. Blank usually means the player made MLB minimum Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    1956 Fielding Statistics

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    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    CJack Shepard860635.23563644396392.9904.600.6255.886.01
    CHank Foiles730563.02913048325321.9884.400.5747.492.42
    CDanny Kravitz260129.193861107101.9443.900.7816.981.33
    CToby Atwell9041.12720029291.0003.200.715.875.04
    CBill Hall107.07101881.0008.001.140.6100.05
    1B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1BDale Long13801,195.2120199249213241300.9829.401.0989.693.21
    1BBob Skinner230174.11766121183182.9957.901.0514.920.42
    1BJack Shepard203.13000331.0001.500.971.32.03
    1BDick Hall103.04100551.0005.001.670.63.04
    2B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2BBill Mazeroski810671.0163242856413405.9815.000.6052.6100.01
    2BJohnny O'Brien530251.26798717172165.9593.100.6634.472.62
    2BCurt Roberts270154.239451128584.9883.100.5417.587.13
    2BGene Freese260137.131500781811.0003.100.5916.940.04
    2BDick Cole12058.014170331311.0002.600.537.816.75
    2BSpook Jacobs11090.22624455450.9264.500.557.1100.06
    2BFrank Thomas405.23000331.0000.800.582.62.57
    2BRoberto Clemente206.0111032.6671.000.331.31.48
    2BEddie O'Brien201.11000111.0000.500.911.33.28
    3B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    3BFrank Thomas1110903.11181761821312294.9422.600.3372.170.71
    3BGene Freese470315.0386542107103.9632.200.3330.572.32
    3BDick Cole18069.0414121918.9471.000.2611.725.03
    3BPreston Ward5030.03300661.0001.200.203.231.34
    3BEddie O'Brien406.00100111.0000.300.172.66.35
    3BBobby Del Greco3020.02300551.0001.700.251.921.46
    3BDanny Kravitz207.00201221.0001.000.291.36.37
    3BDick Groat2014.01401551.0002.500.361.31.47
    3BBob Skinner102.01000111.0001.000.500.60.99
    3BRoberto Clemente102.0021032.6672.001.000.60.79
    3BLee Walls104.0011021.5001.000.250.60.79
    SS
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    SSDick Groat14101,205.02874203474741707.9545.000.5991.699.31
    SSEddie O'Brien230147.135532149088.9783.800.6014.936.52
    SSDick Cole6023.02714109.9001.500.393.98.33
    SSJohnny O'Brien101.00100111.0001.001.000.61.44
    OF
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    OFRoberto Clemente13901,166.127417132304291.9572.100.2590.394.61
    OFLee Walls13301,094.028410101304294.9672.200.2786.493.02
    OFBill Virdon13001,113.03341042348344.9892.600.3184.497.73
    OFFrank Thomas560418.19530198981.0001.800.2336.435.74
    OFBob Skinner360230.0402104342.9771.200.1823.431.95
    OFBobby Del Greco7028.09000991.0001.300.324.550.06
    OFEddie O'Brien6010.12000221.0000.300.203.99.57
    OFJohn Powers5035.09000991.0001.800.263.245.58
    OFPreston Ward5029.02000221.0000.400.073.231.38
    OFJerry Lynch105.03000331.0003.000.600.65.310
    P
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    PRoy Face680135.11025123635.9720.500.2644.298.61
    PBob Friend490314.11449216563.9691.300.2031.8100.02
    PRon Kline440264.01742436359.9371.300.2228.6100.03
    PVern Law390195.212310343431.0001.100.2225.3100.04
    PNellie King38060.0650011111.0000.300.1824.7100.05
    PRed Munger350107.0416212220.9090.600.1922.7100.06
    PFred Waters23051.02300551.0000.200.1014.9100.07
    PDick Hall19062.12600881.0000.400.1312.357.68
    PHowie Pollet19023.13400771.0000.400.3012.3100.08
    PLuis Arroyo18028.21500661.0000.300.2111.7100.010
    PCholly Naranjo17034.1890017171.0001.000.5011.0100.011
    PJack McMahan11013.10400441.0000.400.317.1100.012
    PLaurin Pepper11030.02200441.0000.400.137.1100.012
    PRed Swanson9011.21500661.0000.700.545.8100.014
    PJohnny O'Brien8019.0002020.0000.000.005.211.015
    PDick Littlefield6012.21000111.0000.200.083.9100.016
    PLino Donoso301.20100111.0000.300.831.9100.017
    PBob Purkey204.00100111.0000.500.251.3100.018
    PBob Garber204.0001010.0000.000.001.3100.018
    PEddie O'Brien102.0000000.0000.000.000.61.620
    PMax Surkont102.00100111.0001.000.500.6100.020
    Glossary:
    Pos Defensive Position Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.