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1958 Pittsburgh Pirates  (1957)  (1959)
79-75, 5th in National League
Scored 598 runs, Allowed 584 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 79-75
Defensive Efficiency Rating: .700
Park Factor: Batting - 98 / Pitching - 98 (over 100 favors batters)
Pyth2 W-L: 78-76   (What is this?)

Actual W-L record in MLB: 84-70
Manager(s): Dennis Van Langen

Team Batting (ordered by runs created)    Glossary        Team Schedule and Splits            Photos
 Pos Player               Ag   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   RC  RC/27  Defense  Diff
+---+--------------------+--+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+---------+----+
 OF *Bob Skinner          26  153  573   73  173  32  14  10   70  23   7   66   79  .302  .378  .459   97   6.1  3(+2)e6   -42  
 3B  Frank Thomas         29  150  560   79  136  16   3  39  108   0   0   48   89  .243  .305  .491   79   4.8  4e31      -67  
 1B *Joe Cunningham       26  142  356   59   98  18   2  11   45  13   9   97   37  .275  .431  .430   73   7.0  2e14      -84  
 2B  Bill Mazeroski       21  151  583   54  153  27   4  13   71   1   0   20   94  .262  .289  .389   64   4.0  1e17      -68  
 OF *Bill Virdon          27  136  506   59  131  17  11   6   32   3   3   36   75  .259  .308  .372   58   4.1  1(-2)e3   -32  
 C  *Russ Nixon           23  120  396   36  119  22   6   7   41   0   0   18   46  .301  .333  .439   56   5.3  4(+1)e3    12  
 OF  Roberto Clemente     23  147  524   54  125  14   9   5   42  15   5   30   50  .239  .283  .328   49   3.2  1(-5)e7  -124  
 1B  Joe Adcock           30   91  268   34   67  11   0  13   33   0   1   15   68  .250  .291  .437   33   4.3  4e14      -96  
 3B  Danny O'Connell      31  114  262   31   63  11   0   1   23   7   6   30   41  .240  .316  .294   25   3.2  3e24      -43  
 SS  Alex Grammas         32   80  218   19   49   9   0   0   14   3   1   35   28  .225  .337  .266   22   3.2  3e29       19  
 SS  Coot Veal            25   68  183   20   50  10   1   0   16   2   3   15   23  .273  .328  .339   20   3.8  3e28       40  
 C  *Bill Hall            29   54  124    7   31   7   0   1   10   0   0   14   17  .250  .326  .331   13   3.6  4(-1)e6   -72  
 SS  Bob Lillis           28   35   74    7   26   3   3   0    9   0   2    5    4  .351  .392  .473   11   5.6  3e29      -63  
 SS  Don Zimmer           27   70  142   15   31   4   0   1    7   7   3   12   34  .218  .284  .268   10   2.4  3e30     -168  
 OF *Johnny Callison      19   76   70    7   20   2   3   1    9   1   4    6   22  .286  .351  .443    9   5.0  2(-3)e8   -27  
 C  *Joe Ginsberg         31   50   85   12   19   0   0   4    6   0   0    9   11  .224  .298  .365    8   3.3  3(+1)e4    58  
 3B  Gene Baker           33   19   39    7    9   1   1   0    1   0   1   10    7  .231  .388  .308    5   4.1  4e24       36  
+---+--------------------+--+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+---------+----+
             Average age: 26                                                                           641                  -53

     * - bats left-handed, # - switch hits, otherwise bats right-handed

Team Pitching   Glossary

     Player               Ag  W   L   Pct   G   GS  CG  GF  SV  BS SHO   IP     H    R   ER   HR  BB   SO   ERA   RC  RC/27  OPS
+---+--------------------+--+---+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+------+----+----+----+---+----+----+-----+----+-----+----+
  P  Russ Kemmerer        26  14  11  .560  38  38   0   0   0   0   0  212.0  204   96   85  17   73  114  3.61   93   3.9 -105  
  P  Hoyt Wilhelm         34  10   9  .526  58   9   2  31  10   4   0  139.1  108   35   33   6   53  105  2.13   43   2.8   -7  
  P  George Witt          24   8   5  .615  32  14   0   7   1   1   0  112.1   93   38   33   2   55   89  2.64   39   3.1   13  
  P  Curt Raydon          24   8   6  .571  46  20   0   5   0   0   0  146.2  120   48   38   7   68  104  2.33   53   3.2 -122  
  P *Juan Pizarro         21   7   5  .583  38  10   1   7   3   3   0  105.0   78   34   30   7   48  115  2.57   38   3.3 -104  
  P  Vern Law             28   6  20  .231  39  38   0   0   0   0   0  206.1  283  134  122  17   57   65  5.32  146   6.4   35  
  P  Dick Drott           22   5   3  .625  13   8   0   3   0   2   0   49.0   45   23   23   3   25   35  4.22   24   4.4 -110  
  P  Roy Face             30   5   3  .625  73   0   0  42  24   2   0   83.1   79   25   25   3   25   52  2.70   31   3.5  -19  
  P  Bob Porterfield      34   5   3  .625  48   4   0  12   1   1   0   92.2  106   40   37  10   22   46  3.59   50   4.8   71  
  P *Bob Smith            27   4   5  .444  40   4   0   8   4   1   0   61.2   49   30   30   6   27   21  4.38   24   3.6 -128  
  P  Clem Labine          31   3   1  .750  43   2   0  15   1   1   0   69.1   80   27   25   5   21   33  3.25   40   5.3   -4  
  P  Mike Fornieles       26   2   2  .500  14   7   0   3   1   2   0   47.2   56   22   20   5   10   25  3.78   25   5.0  -63  
  P *Don Gross            27   2   2  .500  64   0   0  18   6   1   0   72.0   53   32   30   6   43   64  3.75   26   3.3  -59  
+---+--------------------+--+---+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+------+----+----+----+---+----+----+-----+----+-----+----+
             Average age: 27                                                                                      639        -41

     * - throws left-handed, otherwise throws right-handed


Team Fielding   (completed seasons only)
 An asterisk after a player's name means his fielding stats are for multiple teams.

 Catchers              Inn  GS  G   PO    A   E   DP   FP  OSB OCS
+--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+---+---
 Russ Nixon            900 103 115  621   39   7   0  .990  63  19
 Bill Hall             283  30  46  189   11   1   2  .995   6   5
 Joe Ginsberg          214  21  41  141   19   3   2  .982  18   9
+--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+---+---

First Base Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Joe Cunningham 572 54 90 551 44 7 64 .988 9.36 Frank Thomas 492 60 61 474 33 4 50 .992 9.28 Joe Adcock 333 40 48 305 21 3 22 .991 8.80 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Second Base Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Bill Mazeroski 1357 148 151 353 467 12 116 .986 5.44 Danny O'Connell 24 3 3 7 8 0 4 1.000 5.62 Don Zimmer 16 3 3 6 3 0 1 1.000 5.06 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Third Base Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Frank Thomas 734 86 96 84 168 14 10 .947 3.09 Danny O'Connell 562 56 90 56 142 8 16 .961 3.17 Gene Baker 90 11 12 13 26 1 1 .975 3.90 Don Zimmer 10 1 3 1 3 0 0 1.000 3.72 Alex Grammas 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Shortstop Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Alex Grammas 561 65 71 128 190 16 51 .952 5.10 Coot Veal 414 42 54 69 119 6 25 .969 4.09 Don Zimmer 278 31 37 63 89 2 16 .987 4.92 Bob Lillis 145 16 27 25 38 2 11 .969 3.92 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

 Left Field            Inn  GS  G   PO    A   E   DP   FP    RF
+--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----
 Bob Skinner          1245 144 145  263    9  10   0  .965  1.97
 Joe Adcock             59   6  11   15    0   0   0 1.000  2.29
 Johnny Callison        49   0  26   21    1   0   1 1.000  4.04
 Frank Thomas           21   2   5    4    0   0   0 1.000  1.74
 Joe Cunningham         19   2   3    3    1   0   0 1.000  1.89
 Don Zimmer              5   0   2    0    0   0   0  .000  0.00
+--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Center Field Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Bill Virdon 1052 114 128 287 17 0 1 1.000 2.60 Roberto Clemente 281 32 37 71 1 0 0 1.000 2.31 Bob Skinner 49 6 6 8 1 1 0 .900 1.65 Johnny Callison 15 2 4 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.84 Don Zimmer 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Right Field Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Roberto Clemente 924 100 119 238 7 1 1 .996 2.39 Joe Cunningham 275 32 36 77 3 4 0 .952 2.62 Joe Adcock 167 21 23 45 1 1 0 .979 2.47 Johnny Callison 27 1 10 6 0 0 0 1.000 1.98 Bob Skinner 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.45 Frank Thomas 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

1958 Draft


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