Season Information
Team Name
1959 Pittsburgh Pirates
League
National League
Division
-
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
78-76 (.506)   GBL: -9
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
4 / 4 / 7
Runs For/Against
651 / 680   Diff: -29
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
7
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1882-2020
Get TBC PREMIUM and remove ads, cleaner display, access to research applications, data store discounts and more!
The TBC Newsletter will keep you periodically up-to-date on what is happening at The Baseball Cube.

1959 Pittsburgh Pirates Season Roster

top csv share Sort PREV | NEXT
  • Grid Filters
  • Drafted
  • 1st Round Pick
  • Hitters
  • Pitchers
  • 22-under
  • over35
  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    36Ron Blackburn242P6-0160RR1935-04-23Mount Airy,NC
    1953-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1958-19591958-19590.000US
    8Harry Bright2921B-3B6-0190RR1929-09-22Kansas City,MO
    1946-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1958-19651958-19650.000US
    6Smoky Burgess3210C5-8187LR1927-02-26Caroleen,NC
    MLB1949-19671949-19670.000US
    23Joe Christopher231OF5-10176RR1935-12-13Frederiksted,VG
    1955-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1959-19661959-19660.000VG
    21Roberto Clemente245OF-2B5-11175RR1934-08-18Carolina,PR
    MLB1955-19721954-19720.000PR
    39Bennie Daniels273P-OF6-1193LR1932-06-17Tuscaloosa,AL
    MLB1957-19651957-19650.000US
    26Roy Face316P5-8155RR1928-02-20Stephentown,NY
    MLB1953-19691953-19690.000US
    20Hank Foiles306C6-0195RR1929-06-10Richmond,VA
    MLB1953-19641953-19640.000US
    19Bob Friend289P6-0190RR1930-11-24Lafayette,IN
    MLB1951-19661951-19660.000US
    34Paul Giel274P5-11185RR1932-02-29Winona,MN
    MLB1954-19611954-19610.000US
    35Fred Green251P6-4190RL1933-09-14Titusville,NJ
    1952-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1959-19641959-19640.000US
    24Dick Groat286SS-3B---180RR1930-11-04Wilkinsburg,PA
    MLB1952-19671952-19670.000US
    37Don Gross285P5-11186LL1931-06-30Weidman,MI
    MLB1955-19601955-19600.000US
    31Harvey Haddix338P-OF5-9170LL1925-09-18Medway,OH
    MLB1952-19651952-19650.000US
    38Dick Hall284P-OF6-6200RR1930-09-27St. Louis,MO
    MLB1952-19711952-19710.000US
    48Ken Hamlin242SS-2B5-10170RR1935-05-18Detroit,MI
    MLB1957-19661957-19660.000US
    12Don Hoak3163B-2B6-0175RR1928-02-05Roulette,PA
    MLB1954-19641954-19640.000US
    38Al Jackson231P5-10169LL1935-12-25Waco,TX
    1955-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1959-19691959-19690.000US
    22Ron Kline276P-3B6-3205RR1932-03-09Callery,PA
    MLB1952-19701952-19700.000US
    3Ted Kluszewski34131B6-2225LL1924-09-10Argo,IL
    MLB1947-19611947-19610.000US
    10Danny Kravitz284C-3B5-11195LR1930-12-21Lopez,PA
    MLB1956-19601956-19600.000US
    32Vern Law298P-OF6-2195RR1930-03-12Meridian,ID
    MLB1950-19671950-19670.000US
    9Bill Mazeroski2242B-3B5-11183RR1936-09-05Wheeling,WV
    MLB1956-19721956-19720.000US
    15Roman Mejias284OF6-0175RR1930-08-09Abreus,CU
    MLB1955-19641955-19640.000CU
    14Rocky Nelson3471B-OF5-11178LL1924-11-18Portsmouth,OH
    MLB1949-19611949-19610.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    20Hardy Peterson294C6-0205RR1929-10-17Perth Amboy,NJ
    MLB1955-19591955-19590.000US
    16Bob Porterfield3512P6-0190RR1923-08-10Newport,VA
    MLB1948-19591948-19590.000US
    11Dick Schofield247SS-2B5-9165BR1935-01-07Springfield,IL
    MLB1953-19711953-19710.000US
    2Harry Simpson338OF-1B6-1190LR1925-12-03Atlanta,GA
    MLB1951-19591951-19590.000US
    4Bob Skinner275OF-1B6-4190LR1931-10-03La Jolla,CA
    MLB1954-19661954-19660.000US
    37Bob Smith284P6-1190RL1931-02-01Woodsville,NH
    MLB1955-19591955-19590.000US
    28R.C. Stevens2421B6-5219LR1934-07-22Moultrie,GA
    MLB1958-19611958-19610.000US
    7Dick Stuart2621B-OF6-4212RR1932-11-07San Francisco,CA
    MLB1958-19691958-19690.000US
    34Jim Umbricht281P6-4215RR1930-09-17Chicago,IL
    1957-  0-   0-MLN
    MLB1959-19631959-19630.000US
    18Bill Virdon285OF6-0175LR1931-06-09Hazel Park,MI
    MLB1955-19681955-19680.000US
    35Don Williams272P6-2180RR1931-09-14Floyd,VA
    1953-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1958-19621958-19620.000US
    30George Witt253P6-3200RR1933-11-09Long Beach,CA
    MLB1957-19621957-19620.000US
    37 record(s)
    Glossary:
    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system