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1989 Pittsburgh Pirates (MLB)

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W-L Record: 74-88 .457
Rank: 5th in National League East
Run Differential: 637-680 -43
Roster Continuity 82.44% 4/26
Manager(s): Jim Leyland
General Manager: Larry Doughty
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Ballpark: Three Rivers Stadium
Payroll: $ 11,993,500 16/26
Attendance: 1,374,141 22/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Willie Greene (#18) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Rich Donnelly
Pitching Coach: Ray Miller
Third Base Coach: Gene Lamont

#1 Draft Picks

Jeff King (#1), Andy Van Slyke (#6), Barry Bonds (#6), Mike Dunne (#7), Jay Bell (#8), Bob Kipper (#8), Glenn Wilson (#18)
National League East 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 1989 Pittsburgh Pirates season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    46Doug BairP6-0180R-R391976PIT: 1971-2-46MLB--
    60Stan BelindaP6-3215R-R221989PIT: 1986-10-238MLB--
    3Jay BellSS-2B6-0182R-R231986MIN: 1984-1-8MLB--
    6Rafael BelliardSS5-6160R-R271982UDFAMLB--
    22Dann BilardelloC6-0190R-R301983SEA: 1978-3-57MLB--
    24Barry BondsLF6-2210L-L241986PIT: 1985-1-6MLB--
    25Bobby Bonilla3B-RF6-3240B-R261986Not draftedMLB--
    5Sid Bream1B6-4220L-L281983LAN: 1981-2-48MLB--
    44John CangelosiOF5-8160B-L261985CHA: 1982-4-91MLB--
    42Steve CarterRF-CF6-4204L-R241989PIT: 1987-17-424MLB--
    30Benny Distefano1B-OF6-1195L-L271984PIT: 1982-2-29MLB--
    15Doug DrabekP6-1185R-R261986CHA: 1983-11-279MLB--
    41Mike DunneP6-4200R-R261987SLN: 1984-1-7MLB--
    22Logan EasleyP6-1185R-R271987NYA: 1981-20-519MLB--
    54Brian FisherP6-4210R-R271985ATL: 1980-2-29MLB--
    27Miguel GarciaP5-11173L-L221987Not draftedMLB--
    35Jim GottP6-4220R-R291982SLN: 1977-4-84MLB--
    19Albert HallCF-OF5-11155B-R301981ATL: 1977-6-134MLB--
    29Billy HatcherLF-CF5-9175R-R281984CHN: 1981-6-131MLB--
    26Neal HeatonP6-1205L-L291982CLE: 1981-2-39MLB--
    7Jeff King3B-1B6-1188R-R241989PIT: 1986-1-1MLB--
    16Bob KipperP6-2200R-L241985CAL: 1982-1-8MLB--
    28Randy KramerP6-2170R-R281988HOU: 1982-2-42MLB--
    43Bill LandrumP6-2200R-R301986Not draftedMLB--
    12Mike LaValliereC5-9190L-R281984Not draftedMLB--
    13Jose Lind2B5-11155R-R251987Not draftedMLB--
    38Scott LittleRF6-0198R-R261989NYN: 1984-7-158MLB--
    59Morris MaddenP6-0155L-L281987LAN: 1979-24-617MLB--
    55Scott MedvinP6-1195R-R271988Not draftedMLB--
    14Ken Oberkfell3B-2B6-0210L-R331977Not draftedMLB--
    0Junior OrtizC5-11174R-R291982Not draftedMLB--
    38Bob PattersonP6-1195R-L301985SDN: 1982-21-524MLB--
    14Tom PrinceC5-11206R-R241987PIT: 1984-4-64MLB--
    51Rey QuinonesSS5-11160R-R251986Not draftedMLB--
    2Gary RedusOF-1B6-1185R-R321982CIN: 1978-15-381MLB--
    34Rick ReedP6-1195R-R231988PIT: 1986-26-644MLB--
    23R.J. ReynoldsOF6-0183B-R301983LAN: 1980-2-36MLB--
    49Jeff RobinsonP6-4200R-R281984SFN: 1983-2-44MLB--
    58Roger SamuelsP6-5210L-L281988HOU: 1983-10-244MLB--
    57John SmileyP6-4210L-L241986PIT: 1983-12-300MLB--
    41Mike SmithP6-1195R-R281984Not draftedMLB--
    52Dorn TaylorP6-2180R-R301987Not draftedMLB--
    18Andy Van SlykeCF6-2192L-R281983SLN: 1979-1-6MLB--
    17Bob WalkP6-4208R-R321980PHI: 1976-5-101MLB--
    11Glenn WilsonOF6-1190R-R301982DET: 1980-1-18MLB--

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