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1945 PITTSBURGH PIRATES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Pittsburgh,PA
Team Record:  82-72   .532
Result:   4th in National League
Manager(s):  Frankie Frisch
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Forbes Field
Attendance:  604,694
Playoffs:  -

Pittsburgh Pirates affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jack Saltzgaver (42)
Youngest Player:  Bill Rodgers (22)
Longest Tenure:  Rip Sewell (8)
Top Hitter:  Bob Elliott (12)
Top Pitcher:  Preacher Roe (3)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  91.84%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Chi Cubs9856.636--
St. Louis9559.6173.0
Brooklyn8767.56511.0
Pittsburgh8272.53216.0
NY Giants7874.51319.0
Boston6785.44130.0
Cincinnati6193.39637.0
Philadelphia46108.29952.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
17Vic BarnhartSSMLB6-0188RightRight9/1/192222Hagerstown,MarylandUDFA 

18Johnny BarrettOFMLB5-10170LeftLeft12/18/191529Lowell,MassachusettsUDFA 
20Boom-Boom BeckPMLB6-2200RightRight10/16/190440Decatur,IllinoisUDFA 
19Max ButcherPMLB6-2220RightRight9/21/191034Holden,West VirginiaUDFA 
2Hank CamelliCMLB5-11190RightRight12/12/191430Gloucester,MassachusettsUDFA 
23Frank ColmanOF-1BMLB5-11188LeftLeft3/2/191827London,OntarioUDFA 
5Pete Coscarart2B-SSMLB5-11175RightRight6/16/191332Escondido,CaliforniaUDFA 
27Cookie CuccurulloPMLB5-10168LeftLeft2/8/191827Asbury Park,New JerseyUDFA 
7Babe Dahlgren1BMLB6-0190RightRight6/15/191233San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
36Spud DavisCMLB6-1197RightRight12/20/190440Birmingham,AlabamaUDFA 
8Bob Elliott3B-OFMLB6-0185RightRight11/26/191628San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
45Ken GablesPMLB5-11210RightRight1/31/191926Walnut Grove,MissouriUDFA 
40Al GerheauserPMLB6-3190LeftLeft6/24/191728St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
3Al GionfriddoOFMLB5-6165LeftLeft3/8/192223Dysart,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
16Frankie Gustine2B-3BMLB6-0180RightRight2/20/192025Hoopeston,IllinoisUDFA 
6Lee Handley3B-2BMLB5-7160RightRight7/31/191331Clarion,IowaUDFA 
25Johnny LanningPMLB6-1185RightRight9/6/191034Asheville,North CarolinaUDFA 
12Al LopezCMLB5-11165RightRight8/20/190836Tampa,FloridaUDFA 
11Tommy O'BrienOFMLB5-11195RightRight12/19/191826Anniston,AlabamaUDFA 
21Fritz OstermuellerPMLB5-11175LeftLeft9/15/190737Quincy,IllinoisUDFA 
4Xavier RescignoPMLB5-10175RightRight10/13/191331New York,New YorkUDFA 
4Bill RodgersOFMLB6-0162LeftLeft12/5/192222Harrisburg,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
29Preacher RoePMLB6-2170RightLeft2/26/191530Ash Flat,ArkansasUDFA 
32Jim RussellOFMLB6-1181BothRight10/1/191826Fayette City,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
1Bill SalkeldCMLB5-10190LeftRight3/8/191728Pocatello,IdahoUDFA 
4Jack Saltzgaver3B-2BMLB5-11165LeftRight1/23/190342Croton,IowaUDFA 
30Rip SewellPMLB6-1180LeftRight5/11/190738Decatur,AlabamaUDFA 
20Ray StarrPMLB6-1178RightRight4/23/190639Nowata,OklahomaUDFA 
22Nick StrincevichPMLB6-1180RightRight3/1/191530Gary,IndianaUDFA 
25Joe VitelliPMLB6-1195RightRight4/12/190837McKees Rocks,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
15Lloyd WanerOFMLB5-9150LeftRight3/16/190639Harrah,OklahomaUDFA 
14Frankie ZakSSMLB5-10150RightRight2/22/192223Passaic,New JerseyUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Jack CraddockBroadcaster 
Jake FlowersAssistant Coach 
Frankie FrischManager 
Rosey RowswellBroadcaster 
Honus WagnerAssistant Coach 


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