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+    Level: MLB
Location:  Pittsburgh,PA
Team Record:  57-105   .352
Result:   6th in National League - Central Division
Manager(s):  John Russell
General Manager:   Neal Huntington
Stadium:  PNC Park
Attendance:  1,613,399
Payroll:  $34,943,000
Playoffs:  -

Pittsburgh Pirates affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Brendan Donnelly (38)
Youngest Player:  Jose Tabata (21)
Longest Tenure:  Zach Duke, Paul Maholm, Ryan Doumit (6)
Top Hitter:  Andrew McCutchen (20)
Top Pitcher:  Zach Duke (39)
Top Draft Pick:  Jameson Taillon (#2)

Roster Continuity:  54.79%
Top Prospect:   Pedro Alvarez
National League Standings
St. Louis8676.5315.0
Chi Cubs7587.46316.0

Contract data is available from the mid 2000s until the present day. Shaded records are players who signed multi-year contracts. The list of contracts may not be complete. Visit the Data Store if you're interested in purchasing the contract data.
Player NameContract Signed byStartEndLengthValuePer YearContract Notes
Pedro AlvarezPittsburgh Pirates200920124$ 6,355,000$ 1.59mClub options for 2013 and 2014
Brian BassPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 400,000 Minor league contract
John BowkerSan Francisco Giants201020101$ 410,000 
Brian BurresPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 550,000 Minor league contract
D.J. CarrascoPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 950,000 Minor league contract
Ronny CedenoPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 1,125,000 avoided arbitration
Ryan ChurchPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 1,500,000 
Pedro CiriacoArizona Diamondbacks201020101$ 400,000 
Jeff ClementPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 405,000 
Bobby CrosbyPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 1,000,000 
Argenis DiazPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 400,000 
Brendan DonnellyPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 1,350,000 
Octavio DotelPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 3,500,000 Club option for 2011
Ryan DoumitPittsburgh Pirates200920113$ 11,500,000$ 3.83mClub options for 2012 and 2013
Zach DukePittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 4,300,000 avoided arbitration
Dana EvelandToronto Blue Jays201020101$ 419,500 
Sean GallagherSan Diego Padres201020101$ 413,500 
Joel HanrahanPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 453,000 
Akinori IwamuraPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 4,250,000 Club option for 2010
Chris JakubauskasPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 400,000 
Jason JaramilloPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 416,500 
Garrett JonesPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 425,000 
Jeff KarstensPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 400,000 Contract purchased from minors
Andy LaRochePittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 451,000 
Chris LerouxFlorida Marlins201020101$ 400,000 
Brad LincolnPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 400,000 
Javier LopezPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 775,000 
Paul MaholmPittsburgh Pirates200920113$ 14,500,000$ 4.83mClub option for 2012. $1.5m signing bonus. Avoided arbitration
Joe MartinezSan Francisco Giants201020101$ 400,000 
Andrew McCutchenPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 422,500 
Daniel McCutchenPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 401,500 
James McDonaldLos Angeles Dodgers201020101$ 400,000 
Evan MeekPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 413,500 
Lastings MilledgePittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 452,000 
Charlie MortonPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 422,500 
Brandon MossPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 400,000 
Ross OhlendorfPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 439,000 
Chan Ho ParkNew York Yankees201020101$ 1,200,000 
Steve PearcePittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 400,000 
Hayden PennFlorida Marlins201020101$ 402,000 
John RaynorPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 400,000 
Christopher SnyderArizona Diamondbacks200920113$ 14,250,000$ 4.75mAvoided arbitration
Jose TabataPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 400,000 
Jack TaschnerPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 835,000 Minor league contract
Neil WalkerPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 400,000 
Delwyn YoungPittsburgh Pirates201020101$ 444,500 

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