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1959 Pittsburgh PiratesNational League (MLB)
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Jim Umbricht played for the 1959 Pittsburgh Pirates
LeagueNational LeagueLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknamePirates
LocationPittsburgh,Pennsylvania
Record78-76 (4th)League Rank4thMLB Rank7th
ManagerDanny MurtaughGeneral ManagerJoe Brown
CoachesBill Burwell (Pitching Coach), George DeTore (First Base Coach), Jimmy Dykes (First Base Coach), Len Levy (Hitting Coach), Sam Narron (Bullpen Coach), Frank Oceak (Third Base Coach), George Sisler (Bench Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickNone
Attendance1,359,917
Years Available1887-2018

Team History -- 1959 Statistics -- 1959 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 

1959 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
24Dick GroatssR2814759374163227551023235294221.275.312.361.67321434640.284.086.137.3015.05.51.10.8118.620.9    
12Don Hoak3bR3115556460166293865927175466418.294.374.399.77322540651.324.105.243.34810.911.51.11.270.524.1    
4Bob SkinnerofL27143547781531841361107676501286.280.357.399.75621835617.297.119.247.33710.910.51.02.142.122.9    
18Bill VirdonofL2814451967132242841745565252117.254.327.355.68218434583.277.101.212.3039.411.21.21.464.925.8    
9Bill Mazeroski2bR22135493501191567591329541104116.241.283.339.62216728537.257.098.152.2785.410.11.91.370.423.5    
21Roberto ClementeofR2410543260128177450231551333210.296.322.396.71817128456.326.100.132.3183.311.23.40.9108.021.9    
7Dick Stuart1bR26118397641181522778114286227711.297.362.549.91121844450.313.252.358.3909.319.12.16.014.737.3    
6Smoky BurgesscL32114377411122851159003116226910.297.349.485.83418344418.284.188.271.3587.43.80.52.634.339.3    
15Roman MejiasofR289627628656172812214853374.236.298.341.6399414308.259.105.178.2806.815.62.32.339.421.5    
14Rocky Nelson1bL3498175315111063200231931242.291.379.457.8368017204.296.166.297.36711.39.30.82.929.233.3    
10Danny KravitzcL28521621841913210151401112.253.274.377.6516113169.260.124.148.2853.08.32.81.854.031.7    
11Dick Schofield2bB248114521341011911162202002.234.311.338.6494912163.270.104.214.2969.813.51.40.6145.035.3    
3Ted Kluszewski1bL346012211321012170051400013.262.291.410.7015013127.283.148.189.3073.911.02.81.661.040.6    
32Vern LawpR29389661620180032007004.167.192.219.411213106.200.052.083.1872.818.96.70.996.018.8    
31Harvey HaddixpL33318331240050031701002.145.174.193.36716487.182.048.084.1683.519.55.70.00.033.3    
20Hank FoilescR305380101830340071601022.225.287.375.66230688.246.150.238.2888.018.22.33.426.733.3    
19Bob FriendpR283573412200700225012000.164.187.192.37914287.250.028.055.1732.328.712.50.00.016.7    
22Ron KlinepR2738594800060012305001.136.150.136.2868065.222.000.017.1321.535.423.00.00.00.0    
8Harry Brightof-3bR29404841210380051001000.250.321.458.77922454.257.208.313.3469.318.52.05.616.033.3
1946-   UDFA-NYA
 
39Bennie DanielspL2736294921130051000000.310.412.552.96416434.444.242.414.42114.729.42.02.929.044.4    
2Harry SimpsonofL33915342002000200000.267.267.400.6676215.308.133.133.2910.013.30.00.00.050.0    
26Roy FacepR315813030000000001002.231.231.231.4623014.231.000.000.2080.00.00.00.00.00.0    
30George WittpR251512000000001802000.000.077.000.0770015.000.000.083.0546.753.38.00.00.00.0    
23Joe ChristopherofR231512600000001401000.000.077.000.0770014.000.000.083.0547.128.64.00.00.00.0
1955-   UDFA-PIT
 
48Ken HamlinssR2438110000002100000.125.300.125.4251010.143.000.250.23120.010.00.50.00.00.0    
28R.C. Stevens1bL2437220011000000000.286.286.7141.000517.167.428.429.4290.00.00.014.37.050.0    
35Fred GreenpR25176000000000600000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0100.00.00.00.00.0
1952-   UDFA-PIT
 
36Ron BlackburnpR24265110011000200000.200.200.8001.000415.000.600.600.4200.040.00.020.05.0100.0
1953-   UDFA-PIT
 
38Al JacksonpL2385010001000200000.200.200.200.400105.333.000.000.1800.040.00.00.00.00.0
1955-   UDFA-PIT
 
16Bob Porterfieldp-pR35303000000000200001.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.066.70.00.00.00.0    
34Jim UmbrichtpR2813000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0
1957-   UDFA-MLB
 
35Don WilliamspR2763010100000000000.333.3331.0001.333313.333.667.667.5420.00.00.00.00.0100.0
1953-   UDFA-PIT
 
37Don GrosspL28212000000000201000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.066.70.00.00.00.0    
38Dick HallpR2822000000000000001.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0    
37Bob SmithpR28202000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.050.00.00.00.00.0    
20Hardy PetersoncR2921000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0    
Batting Totals: (36 players)1545369651141423042112617322644271524774059125.263.320.384.70420643845952.284.384.205.0007.412.01.61.947.927.2 

1959 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
32Vern LawR29STMLB1892.983433120211266.0245918825531105011.128.290.851.793.722.083.08.6673.55    
19Bob FriendR28STMLB8194.03353507200234.226712910519521045071.3610.240.731.993.992.004.95.2963.46    
31Harvey HaddixL33STMLB12123.133129214220224.1189887826491494021.067.581.041.975.983.043.53.5003.40    
22Ron KlineR27STMLB11134.26332947010186.018695882370919121.389.001.113.394.401.304.60.4584.33    
39Bennie DanielsR27S/RMLB795.453412220081100.21156961939675021.5410.280.803.495.991.726.17.4383.60    
26Roy FaceR31R/CLMLB1812.705705700471093.1912928525694011.258.780.482.416.652.762.80.9472.60    
30George WittR25S/RMLB076.9315114002050.2584339732300111.7910.301.245.685.330.947.64.0005.11    
36Ron BlackburnR24RelMLB113.6526026009144.1502118515190021.4710.151.023.053.861.274.26.5004.30
1953-   UDFA-PIT
 
35Fred GreenL25RelMLB123.1317116004137.1371613215202001.408.920.483.624.821.333.86.3333.37
1952-   UDFA-PIT
 
16Bob PorterfieldR35RelMLB124.75300300012136.0452019217185001.7211.250.504.254.501.065.00.3333.68    
37Don GrossL28RelMLB113.55210210010233.0281613310150011.157.640.822.734.091.504.36.5003.82    
37Bob SmithL28RelMLB003.4920020006028.1321611117120001.7410.160.325.403.810.715.08.0003.95    
38Al JacksonL23S/RMLB006.50835001018.030141318132002.1115.000.504.006.501.637.00.0003.15
1955-   UDFA-PIT
 
35Don WilliamsR27RelMLB006.75606002012.017991331001.6712.750.752.252.251.006.75.0003.88
1953-   UDFA-PIT
 
38Dick HallR28S/RMLB003.1221100008.212531130001.5912.461.041.043.123.005.19.0003.70    
34Paul GielR27RelMLB0014.0940400007.21712120631003.1919.960.007.043.520.5014.09.0004.11    
34Jim UmbrichtR28STMLB006.4311000007.07553430001.579.003.865.143.860.756.43.0008.97
1957-   UDFA-MLB
 
16Bob PorterfieldR35RelMLB001.6960600205.16211210001.5710.131.693.381.690.503.38.0005.73    
Pitching Totals: (18 players)78763.901551552254861071713931432680604134418730432191.339.250.872.704.721.754.39.506  

1959 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PRoy Face31MLBp57-937121020.9500.330.20---5898.337.0Fielding by Day
PBob Friend28MLBp35-23424371262.9841.740.26---35100.022.7Fielding by Day
PVern Law29MLBp34-26620471568.9851.970.25---3889.522.1Fielding by Day
PBennie Daniels27MLBp34-1006142022.9090.590.20---3694.422.1Fielding by Day
PRon Kline27MLBp33-18615272144.9551.270.23---3886.821.4Fielding by Day
PHarvey Haddix33MLBp31-22483503431.0001.390.19---31100.020.1Fielding by Day
PBob Porterfield35MLBp30-55101116.9380.503.00---30100.019.5Fielding by Day
PBob Porterfield35MLBp30-55101116.9380.503.00---30100.019.5Fielding by Day
PBob Porterfield35MLBp30-55101116.9380.503.00---30100.019.5Fielding by Day
PBob Porterfield35MLBp30-55101116.9380.503.00---30100.019.5Fielding by Day
PRon Blackburn24MLBp26-4425209.7780.270.16---26100.016.9Fielding by Day
PDon Gross28MLBp21-3311100121.0000.570.36---21100.013.6Fielding by Day
PBob Smith28MLBp20-28130041.0000.200.14---20100.013.0Fielding by Day
PFred Green25MLBp17-372800101.0000.590.27---17100.011.0Fielding by Day
PGeorge Witt25MLBp15-50271110.9000.600.18---15100.09.7Fielding by Day
PAl Jackson23MLBp8-18220041.0000.500.22---8100.05.2Fielding by Day
PBob Porterfield35MLBp6-5000000.000.00---3020.03.9Fielding by Day
PDon Williams27MLBp6-12000000.000.00---6100.03.9Fielding by Day
PBob Porterfield35MLBp6-5000000.000.00---3020.03.9Fielding by Day
PBob Porterfield35MLBp6-5000000.000.00---3020.03.9Fielding by Day
PBob Porterfield35MLBp6-5000000.000.00---3020.03.9Fielding by Day
PPaul Giel27MLBp4-7020021.0000.500.29---4100.02.6Fielding by Day
PDick Hall28MLBp2-8010011.0000.500.13---2100.01.3Fielding by Day
PJim Umbricht28MLBp1-7110021.0002.000.29---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CSmoky Burgess32MLBc101--4413984488.9844.750.00--311488.665.6Fielding by Day
CHank Foiles30MLBc51--1538031611.0003.160.00--35396.233.1Fielding by Day
CDanny Kravitz28MLBc45--1981933220.9864.820.00--45286.529.2Fielding by Day
CHardy Peterson29MLBc2--400041.0002.000.00---2100.01.3Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BDick Stuart26MLB1b105--831812287934.9768.690.00---11889.068.2Fielding by Day
1BRocky Nelson34MLB1b56--33718245357.9946.340.00---9857.136.4Fielding by Day
1BTed Kluszewski34MLB1b20--151120141631.0008.150.00---6033.313.0Fielding by Day
1BR.C. Stevens24MLB1b1--11101121.00012.000.00---333.30.6Fielding by Day
1BBob Skinner27MLBof1--000000.000.00---1430.70.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BBill Mazeroski22MLB2b133--30337313100689.9815.080.00---13598.586.4Fielding by Day
2BDick Schofield24MLBss-2b28--6580321148.9805.180.00---8134.618.2Fielding by Day
2BHarry Bright29MLB1b-3b1--200021.0002.000.00---402.50.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BDon Hoak31MLB3b155--1693222031511.9613.170.00---155100.0100.6Fielding by Day
3BHarry Bright29MLB1b-3b3--150061.0002.000.00---407.51.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSDick Groat28MLBss145--3014732997803.9645.340.00---14798.694.2Fielding by Day
SSDick Schofield24MLBss-2b8--23254452.9236.000.00---819.95.2Fielding by Day
SSKen Hamlin24MLBss-2b3--4602101.0003.330.00---3100.01.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
OFBill Virdon28MLBof144--4041695429.9792.920.00---144100.093.5Fielding by Day
OFBob Skinner27MLBof142--2859111305.9642.070.00---14399.392.2Fielding by Day
OFRoberto Clemente24MLBof104--22910131252.9482.300.00---10599.067.5Fielding by Day
OFRoman Mejias28MLBof85--155852168.9701.920.00---9688.555.2Fielding by Day
OFJoe Christopher23MLBof9--500051.0000.560.00---1560.05.8Fielding by Day
OFHarry Bright29MLB1b-3b4--300031.0000.750.00---4010.02.6Fielding by Day
OFDick Schofield24MLBss-2b3--200021.0000.670.00---813.71.9Fielding by Day
OFHarry Simpson33MLBof-1b3--500051.0001.670.00---933.31.9Fielding by Day
OFRocky Nelson34MLB1b2--20103.6671.000.00---982.01.3Fielding by Day
OFDick Stuart26MLB1b1--000000.000.00---1180.80.6Fielding by Day

1959 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Joe BrownGeneral Manager1918-09-01 40New York,New York --   EXEC
Bill BurwellPitching Coach1895-03-27 64Jarballo,Kansas MLB1920-19281920-1928   P
George DeToreFirst Base Coach1906-11-11 52Utica,New York MLB1930-19311930-1931   3B-SS
Jimmy DykesFirst Base Coach1896-11-10 62Philadelphia,Pennsylvania MLB1918-19391918-1939   3B-2B
Len LevyHitting Coach1913-06-11 46Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania --   COACH
Danny MurtaughManager1917-10-08 41Chester,Pennsylvania MLB1941-19511941-1951   2B
Sam NarronBullpen Coach1913-08-25 45Middlesex,North Carolina MLB1935-19431935-1943   C
Frank OceakThird Base Coach1912-09-08 46Cliffside Park,New Jersey --   IF
George SislerBench Coach1893-03-24 66Manchester,Ohio MLB1915-19301915-1930   1B