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1950 Pittsburgh Pirates (MLB)

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W-L Record: 57-96 .373
Rank: 8th in National League
Run Differential: 681-857 -176
Roster Continuity 68.80% 11/16
Manager(s): Billy Meyer
General Manager: Roy Hamey (1950-10-14), Branch Rickey
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Ballpark: Forbes Field
Attendance: 1,166,267 7/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Johnny Riddle
Assistant Coach: Honus Wagner
First Base Coach: Bill Posedel
National League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1950 Pittsburgh Pirates season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    38Frank BarrettP6-2173R-R361939Not draftedMLB--
    17Ted BeardOF5-8165L-L291948Not draftedMLB--
    18,21Gus BellOF6-2196L-R211950Not draftedMLB--
    10Johnny Berardino2B-SS6-0180R-R331939Not draftedMLB--
    24Hank BorowyP6-0175R-R341942Not draftedMLB--
    16Pete Castiglione3B-SS5-11175R-R291947Not draftedMLB--
    23Cliff ChambersP6-3208L-L281948Not draftedMLB--
    24Bob ChesnesP6-0180B-R291948Not draftedMLB--
    3Dale Coogan1B6-1190L-L191950Not draftedMLB--
    22Murry DicksonP5-10157R-R331939Not draftedMLB--
    3Bob Dillinger3B5-11170R-R311946Not draftedMLB--
    11Nanny Fernandez3B-SS5-9170R-R311942Not draftedMLB--
    9Ed Fitz GeraldC0R-R261948Not draftedMLB--
    20Hal GreggP6-3195R-R281943Not draftedMLB--
    37Harry GumbertP6-2185R-R401935Not draftedMLB--
    12Johnny HoppOF-1B5-10175L-L331939Not draftedMLB--
    4Ralph KinerOF6-2195R-R271946Not draftedMLB--
    20Vern LawP6-2195R-R201950Not draftedMLB--
    28Vic LombardiP5-7158L-L271945Not draftedMLB--
    25Bill MacDonaldP5-10170R-R211950Not draftedMLB--
    39Woody MainP6-3195R-R281948Not draftedMLB--
    40Windy McCallP6-0180L-L241948Not draftedMLB--
    8Clyde McCulloughC5-11180R-R331940Not draftedMLB--
    9Ray MuellerC5-9175R-R381935Not draftedMLB--
    7Danny Murtaugh2B5-9165R-R321941Not draftedMLB--
    11Danny O'Connell2B-3B6-0180R-R231950Not draftedMLB--
    30Frank PapishP6-2192R-L321945Not draftedMLB--
    5Jack Phillips1B6-4193R-R281947Not draftedMLB--
    13Bill PierroP6-1155R-R241950Not draftedMLB--
    27Mel QueenP6-0204R-R321942Not draftedMLB--
    13Marv RickertOF6-2195L-R291942Not draftedMLB--
    6Stan RojekSS5-10170R-R311942Not draftedMLB--
    18,21Tom SaffellOF5-11170L-R281949Not draftedMLB--
    2Hank Schenz2B-3B175R-R311946Not draftedMLB--
    37Ed Stevens1B6-1190L-L251945Not draftedMLB--
    14George StricklandSS-2B6-1180R-R241950Not draftedMLB--
    10Earl TurnerC5-9170R-R271948Not draftedMLB--
    29Junior WalshP5-11185R-R311946Not draftedMLB--
    19Bill WerleP6-2182L-L291949Not draftedMLB--
    15Wally WestlakeOF6-0186R-R291947Not draftedMLB--

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