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1971 PITTSBURGH PIRATES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Pittsburgh,PA
Team Record:  97-65   .599
Result:   1st in National League - East Division
Manager(s):  Danny Murtaugh
General Manager:   Joe Brown
Stadium:  Three Rivers Stadium
Attendance:  1,501,132
Playoffs: Season in progress

Pittsburgh Pirates affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Roberto Clemente (36)
Youngest Player:  Bob Johnson (11)
Longest Tenure:  Roberto Clemente (17)
Top Hitter:  Willie Stargell (3)
Top Pitcher:  Steve Blass (26)
Top Draft Pick:  Craig Reynolds (#22)

Roster Continuity:  72.22%
National League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Pittsburgh9765.599--
St. Louis9072.5567.0
Chi Cubs8379.51214.0
NY Mets8379.51214.0
Montreal7190.44125.5
Philadelphia6795.41430.0

TEAM INFORMATION
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPIT PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1971-04-06vs PHI1W  4-21-0339,712 Dock EllisChris ShortDock EllisChris Short 422
1971-04-08vs PHI2W  2-02-0112,289 Luke WalkerWoodie FrymanLuke WalkerWoodie Fryman 624
1971-04-09@ ATL3W  8-23-0132,734Bob MoosePat JarvisBob MoosePat JarvisDave Giusti14410
1971-04-10@ ATL4L  4-53-1113,079Steve BlassPhil NiekroCecil UpshawNelson Briles 1899
1971-04-11@ ATL5L  1-33-2210,220Dock EllisJim NashJim NashDock Ellis 19127
1971-04-12@ PHI6W  4-34-2219,469Bob JohnsonRick WiseDave GiustiDick Selma 23158
1971-04-13@ PHI7W  9-35-2114,934Luke WalkerChris ShortNelson BrilesChris Short 321814
1971-04-14@ PHI8L  5-65-318,379Bob MooseWoodie FrymanJoe HoernerMudcat GrantDick Selma372413
1971-04-16@ NYN9L  0-15-4218,491Dock EllisTom SeaverTom SeaverDock Ellis 372512
1971-04-17@ NYN10W  2-06-4123,305Steve BlassJerry KoosmanSteve BlassJerry Koosman 392514
1971-04-18@ NYN11L  2-57-520Luke WalkerGary GentryGary GentryLuke Walker 413011
1971-04-18@ NYN12W  2-17-5251,905Bob JohnsonJim McAndrewBob JohnsonTug McGraw 433112
1971-04-20vs ATL13L  0-27-638,755 Bob MoosePhil NiekroPhil NiekroBob Moose 433310
1971-04-21vs ATL14W  10-28-627,992 Dock EllisJim NashDock EllisJim Nash 533518
1971-04-22vs ATL15W  7-49-624,708 Steve BlassRon ReedSteve BlassRon ReedDave Giusti603921
1971-04-23vs SFN16L  0-29-7412,350 Luke WalkerSteve StoneSteve StoneLuke Walker 604119
1971-04-24vs SFN17L  0-29-848,386 Bob JohnsonRon BryantRon BryantBob Johnson 604317
1971-04-25vs SFN18W  6-210-8316,553 Nelson BrilesJuan MarichalNelson BrilesJuan MarichalDave Giusti664521
1971-04-27vs LAN19L  5-710-946,518 Dock EllisClaude OsteenSandy VanceDock EllisPete Mikkelsen715219
1971-04-28vs LAN20W  7-511-936,191 Steve BlassDon SuttonSteve BlassBob O'BrienDave Giusti785721
1971-04-29vs LAN21L  1-211-1035,031 Luke WalkerAl DowningPete MikkelsenDave Giusti 795920
1971-04-30vs SDN22W  5-312-1035,944 Bob JohnsonDave RobertsJim NelsonDick KelleyMudcat Grant846222
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPIT PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1971-05-01vs SDN23W  5-413-1026,068 Bob MooseClay KirbyMudcat GrantBill Laxton 896623
1971-05-02vs SDN24W  5-114-1028,482 Dock EllisSteve ArlinDock EllisSteve ArlinDave Giusti946727
1971-05-04@ SFN25W  10-215-1028,263Steve BlassSteve StoneBob MooseSteve StoneMudcat Grant1046935
1971-05-05@ SFN26L  1-215-1135,212Luke WalkerJuan MarichalJuan MarichalLuke Walker 1057134
1971-05-07@ LAN27W  3-216-11244,275Bob JohnsonDon SuttonBob JohnsonDon SuttonMudcat Grant1087335
1971-05-08@ LAN28W  5-317-11226,737Nelson BrilesAl DowningNelson BrilesAl DowningDave Giusti1137637
1971-05-09@ LAN29W  11-518-11226,349Steve BlassSandy VanceBob VealePete MikkelsenMudcat Grant1248143
1971-05-11@ SDN30W  10-419-1124,440Dock EllisDanny CoombsDock EllisDanny CoombsDave Giusti1348549
1971-05-12@ SDN31L  1-219-1224,292Luke WalkerDave RobertsDave RobertsLuke Walker 1358748
1971-05-14vs NYN32L  2-819-13217,622 Bob JohnsonJerry KoosmanJerry KoosmanBob Johnson 1379542
1971-05-15vs NYN33L  5-919-14322,042 Steve BlassGary GentryRay SadeckiSteve Blass 14210438
1971-05-16vs NYN34W  4-220-14218,968 Dock EllisNolan RyanDock EllisNolan RyanDave Giusti14610640
1971-05-17vs MON35W  6-521-1426,431 Luke WalkerCarl MortonMudcat GrantMike Marshall 15211141
1971-05-18vs MON36W  3-222-14210,226 Bob JohnsonBill StonemanBob JohnsonMike Marshall 15511342
1971-05-19@ CIN37W  6-123-14111,109Bob MooseGary NolanBob MooseGary NolanDave Giusti16111447
1971-05-20@ CIN38L  4-523-1519,530Steve BlassRoss GrimsleyMilt WilcoxSteve BlassClay Carroll16511946
1971-05-21@ MON39W  6-224-15117,379Dock EllisCarl MortonMudcat GrantHowie Reed 17112150
1971-05-22@ MON40L  2-524-16318,814Luke WalkerBill StonemanBill StonemanLuke Walker 17312647
1971-05-23@ MON41L  2-424-17327,216Bob JohnsonErnie McAnallyErnie McAnallyBob JohnsonMike Marshall17513045
1971-05-25vs CIN42L  4-724-1838,607 Bob MooseRoss GrimsleyRoss GrimsleyBob MooseJoe Gibbon17913742
1971-05-26vs CIN43W  2-025-1837,369 Steve BlassTony CloningerSteve BlassTony Cloninger 18113744
1971-05-27vs CIN44W  5-226-1837,408 Dock EllisJim MerrittDock EllisJim Merritt 18613947
1971-05-28vs CHN45L  2-426-19312,776 Luke WalkerMilt PappasMilt PappasLuke Walker 18814345
1971-05-29vs CHN46W  9-427-19312,336 Bob JohnsonBill HandsBob JohnsonBill HandsDave Giusti19714750
1971-05-30vs CHN47W  10-028-19314,643 Bob MooseKen HoltzmanBob MooseKen Holtzman 20714760
1971-05-31vs CHN48W  6-029-19219,589 Steve BlassFergie JenkinsSteve BlassFergie Jenkins 21314766
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPIT PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1971-06-01vs SLN49W  9-030-19221,516 Dock EllisChris ZacharyDock EllisChris Zachary 22214775
1971-06-02vs SLN50W  10-131-1929,612 Luke WalkerReggie ClevelandLuke WalkerReggie ClevelandBob Veale23214884
1971-06-03vs SLN51L  1-731-20318,947 Bob JohnsonSteve CarltonSteve CarltonBob Johnson 23315578
1971-06-04vs HOU52W  3-232-20314,025 Bob MooseJack BillinghamBob MooseJack BillinghamDave Giusti23615779
1971-06-05vs HOU53L  1-432-21323,793 Steve BlassLarry DierkerLarry DierkerSteve BlassFred Gladding23716176
1971-06-06vs HOU54W  9-833-21223,051 Dock EllisWade BlasingameDock EllisWade BlasingameBob Veale24616977
1971-06-07@ CHN55W  11-634-21216,478Nelson BrilesMilt PappasBob VealeMilt PappasDave Giusti25717582
1971-06-08@ CHN56L  0-134-22314,878Jim NelsonKen HoltzmanKen HoltzmanMudcat Grant 25717681
1971-06-09@ CHN57L  1-334-23316,438Bob MooseFergie JenkinsFergie JenkinsBob Moose 25817979
1971-06-10@ SLN58W  3-135-23218,950Steve BlassJerry ReussSteve BlassJerry Reuss 26118081
1971-06-11@ SLN59W  11-436-23127,308Dock EllisReggie ClevelandDock EllisReggie ClevelandDave Giusti27218488
1971-06-12@ SLN60W  4-337-23124,565Nelson BrilesMike TorrezMudcat GrantRudy Arroyo 27618789
1971-06-13@ SLN61W  8-438-23121,205Luke WalkerSteve CarltonDave GiustiSteve CarltonRamon Hernandez28419193
1971-06-14@ HOU62L  4-538-24111,655Bob MooseJack BillinghamFred GladdingJim Nelson 28819692
1971-06-15@ HOU63W  3-039-24116,307Steve BlassLarry DierkerSteve BlassLarry Dierker 29119695
1971-06-16@ HOU64W  6-440-24116,098Dock EllisWade BlasingameDock EllisWade Blasingame 29720097
1971-06-18vs MON65W  9-841-24126,644 Luke WalkerSteve RenkoDave GiustiClaude Raymond 30620898
1971-06-19vs MON66L  1-1041-25112,091 Bob MooseCarl MortonCarl MortonBob Moose 30721889
1971-06-20vs MON67W  7-143-2510 Steve BlassBill StonemanSteve BlassBill Stoneman 31421995
1971-06-20vs MON68W  7-343-25132,301 Nelson BrilesJim BrittonNelson BrilesJim BrittonMudcat Grant32122299
1971-06-21vs NYN69W  6-044-25119,751 Dock EllisJerry KoosmanDock EllisJerry Koosman 327222105
1971-06-22vs NYN70L  2-344-26127,578 Jim NelsonCharlie WilliamsCharlie WilliamsJim NelsonDanny Frisella329225104
1971-06-23vs NYN71W  6-245-26131,225 Luke WalkerGary GentryLuke WalkerGary GentryMudcat Grant335227108
1971-06-25@ PHI72W  14-446-26138,736Steve BlassJim BunningSteve BlassJim Bunning 349231118
1971-06-26@ PHI73W  11-947-26124,965Dock EllisChris ShortDock EllisChris ShortDave Giusti360240120
1971-06-27@ PHI74L  4-848-2710Bob JohnsonWoodie FrymanWoodie FrymanBob JohnsonJoe Hoerner364248116
1971-06-27@ PHI75W  10-948-27137,062Nelson BrilesKen ReynoldsBob VealeJoe HoernerDave Giusti374257117
1971-06-28@ SLN76W  11-549-27115,024Bob MooseJerry ReussBob MooseJerry ReussMudcat Grant385262123
1971-06-29@ SLN77L  3-849-28114,586Luke WalkerReggie ClevelandReggie ClevelandLuke Walker 388270118
1971-06-30@ NYN78L  0-449-29150,399Steve BlassNolan RyanNolan RyanSteve BlassDanny Frisella388274114
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPIT PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1971-07-01@ NYN79W  3-050-29126,650Dock EllisJerry KoosmanDock EllisJerry KoosmanDave Giusti391274117
1971-07-02@ CHN80W  5-151-29128,919Bob MooseFergie JenkinsBob MooseFergie Jenkins 396275121
1971-07-03@ CHN81L  1-351-30131,422Bob JohnsonMilt PappasMilt PappasBob Johnson 397278119
1971-07-04@ CHN82L  7-951-31130,401Bruce KisonBill HandsPhil ReganDave GiustiRay Newman404287117
1971-07-05@ CHN83W  6-252-31137,734Steve BlassKen HoltzmanSteve BlassKen Holtzman 410289121
1971-07-06vs CIN84W  5-253-31123,321 Dock EllisJim McGlothlinDock EllisJim McGlothlinDave Giusti415291124
1971-07-07vs CIN85W  9-354-31123,873 Bob JohnsonGary NolanBob JohnsonGary Nolan 424294130
1971-07-08vs CIN86W  7-155-31122,534 Bruce KisonDon GullettBruce KisonDon GullettDave Giusti431295136
1971-07-09vs ATL87W  11-256-31129,678 Nelson BrilesJim NashNelson BrilesJim Nash 442297145
1971-07-10vs ATL88W  5-457-31118,955 Steve BlassPhil NiekroMudcat GrantPhil NiekroDave Giusti447301146
1971-07-15vs SDN89W  4-358-31117,405 Steve BlassDave RobertsJim NelsonDanny Coombs 451304147
1971-07-16vs SDN90W  2-159-31133,736 Bob JohnsonSteve ArlinBob JohnsonSteve Arlin 453305148
1971-07-17vs SDN91W  9-260-31114,278 Dock EllisFred NormanDock EllisFred Norman 462307155
1971-07-18vs LAN92W  3-262-3110 Bruce KisonAl DowningDave GiustiAl Downing 465309156
1971-07-18vs LAN93W  7-162-31148,230 Luke WalkerBill SingerLuke WalkerBill Singer 472310162
1971-07-19vs LAN94L  4-1062-32117,437 Nelson BrilesClaude OsteenClaude OsteenNelson Briles 476320156
1971-07-20vs SFN95W  11-763-32129,865 Steve BlassGaylord PerryBob VealeDon CarrithersDave Giusti487327160
1971-07-21vs SFN96L  4-863-33135,145 Bob JohnsonRon BryantJerry JohnsonDave GiustiSteve Hamilton491335156
1971-07-22vs SFN97L  7-863-34133,185 Dock EllisJuan MarichalJerry JohnsonBob Moose 498343155
1971-07-23@ SDN98W  4-064-34110,133Bruce KisonClay KirbyBruce KisonClay Kirby 502343159
1971-07-24@ SDN99W  4-365-3413,114Steve BlassDave RobertsSteve BlassDave RobertsDave Giusti506346160
1971-07-25@ SDN100L  1-265-3610Bob JohnsonFred NormanFred NormanBob Johnson 507348159
1971-07-25@ SDN101L  0-265-36110,342Bob MooseSteve ArlinSteve ArlinBob Moose 507350157
1971-07-27@ LAN102L  5-865-37126,564Dock EllisAl DowningDoyle AlexanderDock EllisPete Mikkelsen512358154
1971-07-28@ LAN103W  4-066-37130,798Luke WalkerBill SingerLuke WalkerBill Singer 516358158
1971-07-29@ LAN104W  8-567-37123,590Steve BlassClaude OsteenBob VealeClaude OsteenDave Giusti524363161
1971-07-30@ SFN105L  2-567-38110,088Bruce KisonGaylord PerryGaylord PerryBruce Kison 526368158
1971-07-31@ SFN106L  11-1567-39118,834Bob JohnsonDon CarrithersDon McMahonDave GiustiSteve Hamilton537383154
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPIT PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1971-08-01@ SFN107L  7-1167-4110Bob MooseJuan MarichalJerry JohnsonBruce KisonDon McMahon544394150
1971-08-01@ SFN108L  3-867-41133,301Dock EllisFrank RebergerFrank RebergerDock EllisDon Carrithers547402145
1971-08-03@ MON109W  10-668-41118,137Steve BlassCarl MortonBob VealeCarl MortonDave Giusti557408149
1971-08-04@ MON110L  3-468-42117,481Luke WalkerBill StonemanMike MarshallMudcat Grant 560412148
1971-08-05@ MON111W  7-269-42121,233Bruce KisonJohn StrohmayerBruce KisonJohn Strohmayer 567414153
1971-08-06vs PHI112L  2-369-43121,323 Dock EllisKen ReynoldsBill WilsonDock Ellis 569417152
1971-08-07vs PHI113L  3-569-44129,565 Bob MooseRick WiseRick WiseBob MooseBill Wilson572422150
1971-08-08vs PHI114L  2-370-4510 Steve BlassWoodie FrymanWoodie FrymanSteve BlassJoe Hoerner574425149
1971-08-08vs PHI115W  4-070-45131,448 Bob JohnsonChris ShortBob JohnsonChris Short 578425153
1971-08-10vs CHN116L  1-270-46121,789 Bruce KisonJuan PizarroJuan PizarroBruce Kison 579427152
1971-08-11vs CHN117W  3-271-46124,147 Dock EllisFergie JenkinsDock EllisPhil Regan 582429153
1971-08-12vs SLN118L  2-371-47121,805 Luke WalkerSteve CarltonSteve CarltonLuke Walker 584432152
1971-08-13vs SLN119L  0-271-48131,563 Steve BlassJerry ReussJerry ReussSteve Blass 584434150
1971-08-14vs SLN120L  0-1171-49130,678 Bob JohnsonBob GibsonBob GibsonBob Johnson 584445139
1971-08-15vs SLN121L  4-671-50149,329 Bruce KisonReggie ClevelandFrank LinzyBob MillerMoe Drabowsky588451137
1971-08-16vs HOU122W  8-372-50112,664 Dock EllisJack BillinghamDock EllisJack BillinghamDave Giusti596454142
1971-08-17vs HOU123L  5-672-51116,694 Luke WalkerWade BlasingameWade BlasingameBob MillerJim Ray601460141
1971-08-18vs HOU124W  3-273-51129,670 Steve BlassDon WilsonBob MillerDenny Lemaster 604462142
1971-08-19@ CIN125W  5-174-51120,611Bob JohnsonJim McGlothlinBob JohnsonJim McGlothlin 609463146
1971-08-20@ CIN126L  0-674-52126,452Bruce KisonRoss GrimsleyRoss GrimsleyBruce Kison 609469140
1971-08-21@ CIN127L  3-674-53127,427Dock EllisWayne SimpsonJim MerrittDock Ellis 612475137
1971-08-22@ CIN128L  3-674-54131,431Luke WalkerGary NolanGary NolanNelson Briles 615481134
1971-08-23@ ATL129W  4-376-5410Steve BlassPhil NiekroSteve BlassPhil NiekroDave Giusti619484135
1971-08-23@ ATL130W  15-476-54116,163Bob MooseTom KelleyBob MooseTom KelleyNelson Briles634488146
1971-08-24@ ATL131L  5-1576-5518,478Bob JohnsonMike McQueenMike McQueenBob JohnsonCecil Upshaw639503136
1971-08-25@ ATL132W  13-677-5518,365Bruce KisonPat JarvisBob MoosePat JarvisBob Miller652509143
1971-08-27@ HOU133W  7-378-55114,933Dock EllisJack BillinghamDock EllisJack BillinghamDave Giusti659512147
1971-08-28@ HOU134L  0-478-56125,619Steve BlassDon WilsonDon WilsonSteve Blass 659516143
1971-08-29@ HOU135W  5-279-56115,723Bob JohnsonWade BlasingameBob JohnsonWade BlasingameDave Giusti664518146
1971-08-30vs PHI136W  6-480-56113,399 Nelson BrilesChris ShortLuke WalkerBill WilsonDave Giusti670522148
1971-08-31vs PHI137W  7-581-56116,179 Bob MooseBarry LerschBruce KisonJoe HoernerBob Miller677527150
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPIT PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1971-09-01vs PHI138W  10-782-56111,278 Dock EllisWoodie FrymanLuke WalkerBucky Brandon 687534153
1971-09-03vs MON139L  4-682-57117,951 Steve BlassSteve RenkoJim BrittonDave GiustiMike Marshall691540151
1971-09-04vs MON140W  7-683-57111,302 Bob JohnsonCarl MortonDave GiustiMike Marshall 698546152
1971-09-05vs MON141W  8-284-57115,897 Bruce KisonBill StonemanBruce KisonBill StonemanRamon Hernandez706548158
1971-09-06vs CHN142W  4-186-57139,236 Nelson BrilesJuan PizarroNelson BrilesJuan Pizarro 710549161
1971-09-06vs CHN143W  10-586-57139,236 Luke WalkerKen HoltzmanLuke WalkerKen HoltzmanBob Moose720554166
1971-09-08vs CHN144W  10-187-57115,937 Steve BlassMilt PappasSteve BlassMilt Pappas 730555175
1971-09-10@ MON145L  2-387-58121,529Bob JohnsonBill StonemanJohn StrohmayerDave Giusti 732558174
1971-09-11@ MON146L  1-487-59118,376Bruce KisonErnie McAnallyErnie McAnallyBruce Kison 733562171
1971-09-12@ MON147W  4-088-59116,770Nelson BrilesSteve RenkoNelson BrilesSteve Renko 737562175
1971-09-13@ CHN148W  5-189-5916,477Steve BlassMilt PappasSteve BlassMilt Pappas 742563179
1971-09-14@ CHN149W  4-390-5919,706Bob JohnsonFergie JenkinsBob MooseFergie Jenkins 746566180
1971-09-15vs SLN150W  4-191-59121,751 Dock EllisSteve CarltonDock EllisSteve CarltonRamon Hernandez750567183
1971-09-16vs SLN151W  6-192-59118,127 Luke WalkerJerry ReussLuke WalkerJerry ReussRamon Hernandez756568188
1971-09-17vs NYN152L  0-392-60123,421 Nelson BrilesGary GentryGary GentryNelson Briles 756571185
1971-09-18vs NYN153W  4-093-60120,470 Steve BlassRay SadeckiSteve BlassRay Sadecki 760571189
1971-09-19vs NYN154L  2-593-61140,337 Bob JohnsonJerry KoosmanCharlie WilliamsBob JohnsonDanny Frisella762576186
1971-09-21@ SLN155L  4-693-62113,348Dock EllisJerry ReussMoe DrabowskyDock Ellis 766582184
1971-09-22@ SLN156W  5-194-62114,845Luke WalkerBob GibsonLuke WalkerBob GibsonDave Giusti771583188
1971-09-23@ SLN157W  5-095-62110,918Nelson BrilesReggie ClevelandNelson BrilesReggie Cleveland 776583193
1971-09-24@ NYN158W  3-296-62135,936Bruce KisonJerry KoosmanBruce KisonJerry KoosmanBob Miller779585194
1971-09-25@ NYN159L  1-296-63129,295Bob JohnsonJon MatlackDanny FrisellaRamon Hernandez 780587193
1971-09-26@ NYN160L  1-396-64130,519Steve BlassTom SeaverTom SeaverSteve Blass 781590191
1971-09-28@ PHI161L  3-696-65114,582Dock EllisRick WiseRick WiseDock Ellis 784596188
1971-09-30@ PHI162W  4-397-65114,157Nelson BrilesBill ChampionBob MooseBill ChampionDave Giusti788599189


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