Season Information
Team Name
1978 Pittsburgh Pirates
League
National League
Division
East
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
88-73 (.547)   GBL: -1.5
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
2 / 5 / 10
Runs For/Against
684 / 637   Diff: +47
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Brad Garnett (1-19)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
21
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1882-2020
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1978 Pittsburgh Pirates Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    12Matt Alexander316OF-3B5-11169BR1947-01-30Shreveport,LA
    1968-  2-  35-CHN
    MLB1973-19811968-19810.000US
    4Dale Berra212SS-3B6-0190RR1956-12-13Ridgewood,NJ
    1975-  1-  20-PIT
    MLB1977-19871975-19880.000US
    26Jim Bibby337P-DH6-5235RR1944-10-29Franklinton,NC
    1965-  0-   0-NYN
    MLB1972-19841965-19840.000US
    22Bert Blyleven279P6-3207RR1951-04-06Zeist,NT
    1969-  3-  55-MIN
    MLB1970-19921969-19920.000NT
    15Dorian Boyland2311B-OF6-4200LL1955-01-06Chicago,IL
    1976-  2-  45-PIT
    MLB1978-19811976-19820.000US
    46Steve Brye299OF-DH6-0190RR1949-02-04Alameda,CA
    1967-  1-  17-MIN
    MLB1970-19781967-19790.000US
    45John Candelaria244P6-6225RL1953-11-06Brooklyn,NY
    1972-  2-  47-PIT
    MLB1975-19931967-19930.000US
    48Clay Carroll3715P6-1200RR1941-05-02Clanton,AL
    1961-  0-   0-MLN
    MLB1964-19781961-19790.000US
    5Duffy Dyer3211C-DH6-0195RR1945-08-15Dayton,OH
    1966-  1-   9-NYN
    MLB1968-19801966-19800.000US
    29Jim Fregosi3618SS-1B6-1190RR1942-04-04San Francisco,CA
    1960-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB1961-19781961-19780.000US
    3Phil Garner2962B-3B5-10177RR1949-04-30Jefferson City,TN
    1971-  1-   2-OAK
    MLB1973-19881971-19880.000US
    44Cito Gaston3411OF-1B6-4210RR1944-03-17San Antonio,TX
    1964-  0-   0-MLN
    MLB1967-19781964-19780.000US
    13Fernando Gonzalez2852B-3B5-10170RR1950-06-19Arecibo,PR
    1968-  0-   0-SE1
    MLB1972-19791969-19840.000PR
    30Dave Hamilton307P6-0190LL1947-12-13Seattle,WA
    1966-  5-  82-KC1
    MLB1972-19801966-19810.000US
    23Grant Jackson3514P6-0190BL1942-09-28Fostoria,OH
    1961-  0-   0-PHI
    MLB1965-19821962-19820.000US
    36Odell Jones253P6-3175RR1953-01-13Tulare,CA
    1971-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1975-19881972-19920.000US
    25Bruce Kison288P6-4178RR1950-02-18Pasco,WA
    1968- 14- 309-PIT
    MLB1971-19851968-19850.000US
    37Alberto Lois221OF5-9175RR1956-05-06Hato Mayor del Rey,DR
    1974-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1978-19791977-19790.000DR
    29Ken Macha2733B-1B6-2217RR1950-09-29Monroeville,PA
    1972-  6- 143-PIT
    MLB1974-19811972-19860.000US
    49Dave May3412OF-DH5-10186LR1943-12-23New Castle,DE
    1961-  0-   0-SFN
    MLB1967-19781962-19780.000US
    16Will McEnaney265P6-0180LL1952-02-14Springfield,OH
    1970-  8- 188-CIN
    MLB1974-19791974-19850.000US
    11Mario Mendoza275SS-3B5-11187RR1950-12-26Chihuahua,MX
    1970-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1974-19821970-19830.000MX
    34John Milner2881B-OF6-0185LL1949-12-28Atlanta,GA
    1968- 14- 301-NYN
    MLB1971-19821968-19820.000US
    18Omar Moreno254OF-DH6-2180LL1952-10-24Puerto Armuelles,PN
    1969-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1975-19861969-19860.000PN
    16Steve Nicosia211C-OF5-10185RR1956-08-06Paterson,NJ
    1973-  1-  24-PIT
    MLB1978-19851973-19850.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    14Ed Ott265C-OF5-10198LR1951-07-11Muncy,PA
    1970- 23- 548-PIT
    MLB1974-19811970-19840.000US
    39Dave Parker276OF-DH6-5225LR1951-06-09Calhoun,MS
    1970- 14- 332-PIT
    MLB1973-19911970-19910.000US
    41Jerry Reuss2910P6-5217LL1949-06-19St. Louis,MO
    1967-  2-  30-SLN
    MLB1969-19901967-19900.000US
    28Bill Robinson3511OF-1B6-3205RR1943-06-26McKeesport,PA
    1961-  0-   0-MLN
    MLB1966-19831961-19830.000US
    43Don Robinson211P-OF6-4231RR1957-06-08Ashland,KY
    1977- 17- 430-HOU
    MLB1978-19921975-19920.000US
    19Jim Rooker3511P-OF6-0201RL1942-09-23Lakeview,OR
    1960-  0-   0-DET
    MLB1968-19801962-19800.000US
    35Manny Sanguillen3411C-OF6-0193RR1944-03-21Colon,PN
    1964-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1967-19801965-19800.000PN
    8Willie Stargell3817OF-1B6-2225LL1940-03-06Earlsboro,OK
    1958-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1962-19821960-19820.000US
    6Rennie Stennett2782B-SS5-11175RR1951-04-05Colon,PN
    1969-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1971-19811969-19830.000PN
    10Frank Taveras286SS-2B6-0168RR1949-12-24Las Matas De Santa Cruz,DR
    1968-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1972-19821968-19820.000DR
    27Kent Tekulve315P-OF6-4180RR1947-03-05Cincinnati,OH
    1969-  0-   0-PIT
    MLB1974-19891971-19890.000US
    31Eddie Whitson232P6-3195RR1955-05-19Johnson City,TN
    1974-  6- 131-PIT
    MLB1977-19911974-19910.000US
    37 record(s)
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    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