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1954 Pittsburgh Pirates (MLB)

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W-L Record: 53-101 .344
Rank: 8th in National League
Run Differential: 557-845 -288
Roster Continuity 40.55% 16/16
Manager(s): Fred Haney
General Manager: Branch Rickey
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Ballpark: Forbes Field
Attendance: 475,494 15/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Honus Wagner
Assistant Coach: Clyde Sukeforth
Assistant Coach: John Fitzpatrick
Bullpen Coach: Sam Narron
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 1954 Pittsburgh Pirates season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    18Cal AbramsOF5-11195L-L301949Not draftedMLB--
    8Gair AllieSS6-1190R-R221954UDFAMLB--
    11Toby AtwellC5-9185L-R301952Not draftedMLB--
    12Dick ColeSS-3B6-2175R-R281951Not draftedMLB--
    23,28Walker CooperC6-3210R-R391940Not draftedMLB--
    19Bob FriendP6-0190R-R231951Not draftedMLB--
    4Sid GordonOF-3B5-10185R-R361941Not draftedMLB--
    46Bill HallC5-11165L-R251954Not draftedMLB--
    17Dick HallP6-6200R-R231952Not draftedMLB--
    26Gail HenleyOF5-9180L-R251954Not draftedMLB--
    29Johnny HetkiP6-1205R-R321945Not draftedMLB--
    25Cal HogueP6-0185R-R261952Not draftedMLB--
    31Vic JanowiczC-3B5-9185R-R241953Not draftedMLB--
    20Sam JethroeOF6-1178B-R361950Not draftedMLB--
    30Nellie KingP6-6185R-R261954Not draftedMLB--
    9Nick KobackC6-0187R-R181953Not draftedMLB--
    24Paul LaPalmeP5-10184L-L301951Not draftedMLB--
    32Vern LawP6-2195R-R241950Not draftedMLB--
    27Dick LittlefieldP6-0180L-L281950Not draftedMLB--
    14Jerry LynchOF6-1189L-R231954Not draftedMLB--
    20Jim ManganC5-10190R-R241952Not draftedMLB--
    44Luis MarquezOF5-10174R-R281951Not draftedMLB--
    23George O'DonnellP6-3175R-R251954Not draftedMLB--
    00Joe PageP6-2205L-L361944Not draftedMLB--
    13Eddie PellagriniSS-2B5-9165R-R361946Not draftedMLB--
    18Laurin PepperP5-11190R-R231954Not draftedMLB--
    34Bob PurkeyP6-2195R-R241954Not draftedMLB--
    44Hal RiceOF6-1195L-R301948Not draftedMLB--
    7Curt Roberts2B5-8165R-R241954Not draftedMLB--
    10Jack ShepardC6-2195R-R221953Not draftedMLB--
    3Bob SkinnerOF6-4190L-R221954Not draftedMLB--
    6Dick Smith3B-SS5-8160R-R261951Not draftedMLB--
    35Max SurkontP6-0205R-R321949Not draftedMLB--
    39Jake ThiesP5-11170R-R281954Not draftedMLB--
    15Frank ThomasOF-3B6-3205R-R251951Not draftedMLB--
    5Preston Ward1B-OF6-3198L-R261948Not draftedMLB--
    38Len YochimP6-2200L-L251951Not draftedMLB--

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