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Pittsburgh Pirates


10319 - 10146 (.504)


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Wins
Last
Since
World Series
5
1979
37 yrs
League
9
1979
37 yrs
Division
9
1992
24 yrs
Wild Card
3
2015
1 yr

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Seasons

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Glossary
Team Lg Rnk Top Position Player Top Pitcher
NL
78
83
.484
3
0
-29
0.1
-0.3
Starling Marte
4.9
Jameson Taillon
2.6
NL
98
64
.605
2
6
101
0.2
0.5
Starling Marte
5.4
Gerrit Cole
4.5
NL
88
74
.543
2
1
51
0.4
-0.1
Andrew McCutchen
6.3
Tony Watson
2.5
NL
94
68
.580
2
6
57
0.1
0.3
Andrew McCutchen
8.1
Francisco Liriano
3.0
NL
79
83
.488
4
1
-23
-0.0
-0.1
Andrew McCutchen
7.0
A. J. Burnett
2.3
NL
72
90
.444
4
2
-102
-0.2
-0.4
Andrew McCutchen
5.7
Jeff Karstens
2.7
NL
57
105
.352
6
4
-279
-0.5
-1.3
Andrew McCutchen
3.8
Evan Meek
2.4
NL
62
99
.385
6
-4
-132
-0.4
-0.5
Garrett Jones
3.3
Ross Ohlendorf
2.4
NL
67
95
.414
6
0
-149
-0.0
-1.0
Ryan Doumit
3.3
Paul Maholm
4.0
NL
68
94
.420
6
-1
-122
-0.2
-0.6
Jack Wilson
3.6
Tom Gorzelanny
3.9
NL
67
95
.414
5
-3
-106
-0.4
-0.3
Freddy Sanchez
4.4
Zach Duke
2.7
NL
67
95
.414
6
-5
-89
-0.2
-0.4
Jason Bay
5.7
Zach Duke
3.4
NL
72
89
.447
5
-2
-64
-0.4
-0.0
Jack Wilson
4.8
Oliver Perez
5.8
NL
75
87
.463
4
-1
-48
0.0
-0.3
Jason Kendall
4.5
Kip Wells
4.9
NL
72
89
.447
4
1
-89
-0.4
-0.2
Brian Giles
5.3
Kip Wells
2.8
NL
62
100
.383
6
1
-201
-0.7
-0.6
Brian Giles
5.3
David Williams
2.3
NL
69
93
.426
5
-3
-95
-0.2
-0.5
Brian Giles
6.4
Kris Benson
5.1
NL
78
83
.484
3
-2
-7
-0.2
0.2
Brian Giles
6.6
Todd Ritchie
3.2
NL
69
93
.426
6
-5
-68
-0.7
0.2
Jason Kendall
5.6
Francisco Cordova
5.5
NL
79
83
.488
2
2
-35
-0.2
-0.0
Jason Kendall
4.1
Francisco Cordova
4.4
NL
73
89
.451
5
-2
-57
-0.1
-0.3
Jeff King
3.3
Denny Neagle
6.1
NL
58
86
.403
5
-3
-107
-0.4
-0.4
Orlando Merced
3.6
Denny Neagle
4.7
NL
53
61
.465
3
8
-114
-0.6
-0.5
Jay Bell
3.4
Zane Smith
3.0
NL
75
87
.463
5
4
-99
-0.2
-0.5
Jay Bell
6.2
Steve Cooke
2.4
NL
96
66
.593
1
4
98
0.4
0.2
Barry Bonds
9.0
Doug Drabek
5.2
NL
98
64
.605
1
3
136
0.8
0.1
Barry Bonds
7.9
Doug Drabek
3.7
NL
95
67
.586
1
2
114
0.5
0.3
Barry Bonds
9.7
Doug Drabek
4.2
NL
74
88
.457
5
-2
-43
-0.0
-0.3
Barry Bonds
8.0
Doug Drabek
4.1
NL
85
75
.531
2
1
35
0.3
-0.0
Andy Van Slyke
6.4
Bob Walk
3.2
NL
80
82
.494
4
1
-21
-0.1
-0.1
Barry Bonds
5.8
Rick Reuschel
3.9
NL
64
98
.395
6
-13
-37
-0.1
-0.2
Johnny Ray
4.4
Rick Rhoden
6.6
NL
57
104
.354
6
-8
-140
-0.6
-0.3
Tony Pena
3.5
Rick Reuschel
6.2
NL
75
87
.463
6
-12
48
-0.4
0.7
Tony Pena
5.9
Rick Rhoden
5.2
NL
84
78
.519
2
2
11
-0.1
0.2
Johnny Ray
5.1
Rick Rhoden
4.9
NL
84
78
.519
4
0
28
0.3
-0.1
Bill Madlock
6.2
John Candelaria
4.0
NL
46
56
.451
4
-3
-18
-0.2
-0.0
Bill Madlock
3.5
Eddie Solomon
2.8
NL
83
79
.512
3
-0
20
-0.1
0.2
Mike Easler
4.1
Jim Bibby
3.5
NL
98
64
.605
1
3
132
0.4
0.5
Dave Parker
6.7
John Candelaria
3.6
NL
88
73
.547
2
2
47
0.2
0.1
Dave Parker
7.0
Bert Blyleven
5.0
NL
96
66
.593
2
8
69
0.0
0.4
Dave Parker
7.4
John Candelaria
7.4
NL
92
70
.568
2
2
78
0.4
0.1
Al Oliver
4.1
John Candelaria
2.4
NL
92
69
.571
1
-5
147
0.4
0.6
Dave Parker
6.3
Jerry Reuss
5.4
NL
88
74
.543
1
-3
94
0.6
-0.0
Willie Stargell
5.4
Jim Rooker
4.8
NL
80
82
.494
3
-2
11
0.3
-0.3
Willie Stargell
7.2
Nelson Briles
3.7
NL
96
59
.619
1
-2
179
0.7
0.5
Richie Hebner
5.3
Steve Blass
4.0
NL
97
65
.599
1
-4
189
1.1
0.1
Willie Stargell
7.9
Steve Blass
4.1
NL
89
73
.549
1
1
65
0.1
0.3
Roberto Clemente
5.5
Luke Walker
3.0
NL
88
74
.543
3
-1
73
0.6
-0.1
Roberto Clemente
7.5
Bob Veale
2.6
NL
80
82
.494
6
-7
51
0.2
0.1
Roberto Clemente
8.1
Bob Veale
3.6
NL
81
81
.500
6
2
-14
0.4
-0.5
Roberto Clemente
8.9
Al McBean
3.0
NL
92
70
.568
3
-2
118
0.6
0.2
Roberto Clemente
8.2
Bob Veale
4.7
NL
90
72
.556
3
-2
95
0.1
0.5
Roberto Clemente
7.1
Vern Law
4.8
NL
80
82
.494
6
-4
27
0.1
0.1
Roberto Clemente
7.2
Bob Veale
5.8
NL
74
88
.457
8
-4
-28
-0.3
0.1
Roberto Clemente
5.3
Bob Friend
5.8
NL
93
68
.578
4
4
80
-0.0
0.6
Roberto Clemente
3.9
Bob Friend
5.9
NL
75
79
.487
6
-4
19
0.0
0.1
Roberto Clemente
6.4
Joe Gibbon
3.6
NL
95
59
.617
1
3
141
0.6
0.4
Dick Groat
6.2
Bob Friend
5.6
NL
78
76
.506
4
4
-29
-0.1
-0.1
Don Hoak
3.4
Vern Law
6.6
NL
84
70
.545
2
1
55
0.0
0.3
Bill Mazeroski
4.9
Red Witt
4.0
NL
62
92
.403
7
-3
-110
-0.5
-0.2
Dick Groat
4.4
Bob Friend
3.1
NL
66
88
.429
7
-4
-65
-0.4
-0.1
Bill Virdon
2.7
Bob Friend
5.6
NL
60
94
.390
8
5
-207
-0.9
-0.6
Dale Long
2.5
Bob Friend
6.0
NL
53
101
.344
8
5
-288
-0.9
-1.1
Frank Thomas
3.7
Dick Littlefield
2.4
NL
50
104
.325
8
-2
-265
-1.1
-0.7
Frank Thomas
2.4
Johnny Hetki
1.9
NL
42
112
.273
8
-6
-278
-1.2
-0.8
Ralph Kiner
4.5
Murry Dickson
5.0
NL
64
90
.416
7
2
-156
-0.3
-0.8
Ralph Kiner
8.1
Murry Dickson
3.5
NL
57
96
.373
8
-3
-176
-0.5
-0.7
Ralph Kiner
5.6
Murry Dickson
5.1
NL
71
83
.461
6
2
-79
-0.3
-0.2
Ralph Kiner
8.1
Murry Dickson
4.8
NL
83
71
.539
4
5
7
-0.0
0.1
Ralph Kiner
6.1
Vic Lombardi
2.8
NL
62
92
.403
7
-8
-73
0.0
-0.6
Ralph Kiner
8.3
Kirby Higbe
3.8
NL
63
91
.409
7
-1
-116
-0.6
-0.2
Ralph Kiner
2.8
Fritz Ostermueller
5.6
NL
82
72
.532
4
-2
67
0.2
0.2
Bill Salkeld
3.7
Preacher Roe
7.3
NL
90
63
.588
2
5
82
0.4
0.2
Jim Russell
4.8
Rip Sewell
6.1
NL
80
74
.519
4
-4
64
0.2
0.2
Bob Elliott
4.5
Rip Sewell
5.0
NL
66
81
.449
5
-2
-46
-0.1
-0.2
Elbie Fletcher
4.9
Max Butcher
2.1
NL
81
73
.526
4
-1
47
0.2
0.1
Elbie Fletcher
5.8
Max Butcher
3.2
NL
78
76
.506
4
-1
26
0.8
-0.7
Arky Vaughan
6.3
Rip Sewell
4.4
NL
68
85
.444
6
-3
-55
-0.1
-0.3
Arky Vaughan
5.2
Mace Brown
3.0
NL
86
64
.573
2
3
77
0.3
0.3
Arky Vaughan
8.6
Russ Bauers
3.2
NL
86
68
.558
3
3
58
0.1
0.3
Arky Vaughan
5.1
Russ Bauers
4.0
NL
84
70
.545
4
-1
86
0.4
0.2
Arky Vaughan
7.6
Red Lucas
4.0
NL
86
67
.562
4
-0
96
0.1
0.5
Arky Vaughan
9.2
Cy Blanton
7.2
NL
74
76
.493
5
-3
22
0.2
-0.1
Arky Vaughan
6.6
Waite Hoyt
4.8
NL
87
67
.565
2
5
48
0.4
-0.0
Arky Vaughan
7.0
Larry French
4.5
NL
86
68
.558
2
10
-10
0.0
-0.1
Paul Waner
5.5
Steve Swetonic
3.7
NL
75
79
.487
5
4
-55
-0.3
-0.0
Paul Waner
5.0
Heinie Meine
4.0
NL
80
74
.519
5
6
-37
0.2
-0.4
Paul Waner
4.2
Larry French
3.5
NL
88
65
.575
2
0
124
0.3
0.5
Paul Waner
4.8
Burleigh Grimes
5.3
NL
85
67
.559
4
-4
133
0.7
0.3
Paul Waner
6.8
Burleigh Grimes
5.5
NL
94
60
.610
1
1
158
0.6
0.5
Paul Waner
6.9
Ray Kremer
6.7
NL
84
69
.549
3
-0
80
0.2
0.3
Paul Waner
5.3
Ray Kremer
5.9
NL
95
58
.621
1
0
197
0.8
0.6
Kiki Cuyler
6.6
Vic Aldridge
3.9
NL
90
63
.588
3
-1
136
0.2
0.8
Glenn Wright
5.7
Ray Kremer
3.4
NL
87
67
.565
3
1
90
0.3
0.3
Max Carey
5.0
Johnny Morrison
4.5
NL
85
69
.552
3
-4
129
0.6
0.3
Max Carey
5.1
Wilbur Cooper
6.4
NL
90
63
.588
2
3
97
-0.2
0.8
Rabbit Maranville
4.2
Whitey Glazner
5.1
NL
79
75
.513
4
5
-22
-0.6
0.5
Fred Nicholson
2.7
Wilbur Cooper
5.9
NL
71
68
.511
4
1
6
-0.3
0.3
Billy Southworth
2.4
Babe Adams
7.2
NL
65
60
.520
4
-4
54
0.0
0.5
Max Carey
4.2
Wilbur Cooper
4.4
NL
51
103
.331
8
-10
-131
-0.7
-0.2
Max Carey
5.1
Wilbur Cooper
7.0
NL
65
89
.422
6
1
-102
-0.4
-0.3
Max Carey
5.1
Wilbur Cooper
5.9
NL
73
81
.474
5
-9
37
0.1
0.2
Honus Wagner
5.6
Al Mamaux
6.1
NL
69
85
.448
7
-3
-37
-0.5
0.3
Honus Wagner
3.6
Babe Adams
4.0
NL
78
71
.523
4
-6
88
0.4
0.2
Jim Viox
3.9
Babe Adams
7.8
NL
93
58
.616
2
-2
186
0.5
0.8
Honus Wagner
8.1
Claude Hendrix
4.5
NL
85
69
.552
3
-12
187
0.6
0.7
Honus Wagner
6.5
Babe Adams
6.4
NL
86
67
.562
3
1
79
-0.0
0.6
Honus Wagner
5.2
Babe Adams
3.7
NL
110
42
.724
1
5
252
0.9
0.9
Honus Wagner
9.2
Howie Camnitz
5.5
NL
98
56
.636
2
7
116
0.5
0.3
Honus Wagner
11.5
Vic Willis
3.7
NL
91
63
.591
2
-1
124
0.7
0.1
Honus Wagner
9.0
Vic Willis
4.5
NL
93
60
.608
3
-2
153
0.5
0.5
Honus Wagner
9.3
Vic Willis
8.2
NL
96
57
.627
2
6
122
0.3
0.5
Honus Wagner
10.2
Deacon Phillippe
5.0
NL
87
66
.569
4
1
83
0.5
0.1
Honus Wagner
8.3
Sam Leever
4.7
NL
91
49
.650
1
4
180
0.9
0.5
Honus Wagner
7.6
Sam Leever
6.5
NL
103
36
.741
1
0
335
1.6
0.9
Honus Wagner
7.3
Jack Chesbro
5.5
NL
90
49
.647
1
-3
242
1.0
0.8
Honus Wagner
7.1
Jack Chesbro
5.5
NL
79
60
.568
2
-2
121
0.1
0.8
Honus Wagner
6.4
Deacon Phillippe
5.1
NL
76
73
.510
7
-5
69
0.2
0.3
Jimmy Williams
6.9
Jesse Tannehill
7.9
NL
72
76
.486
8
4
-60
-0.7
0.3
Willie Clark
2.1
Jesse Tannehill
6.8
NL
60
71
.458
8
8
-159
-0.7
-0.6
Mike Smith
3.1
Pink Hawley
2.4
NL
66
63
.512
6
-2
46
0.1
0.2
Mike Smith
5.7
Pink Hawley
8.0
NL
71
61
.538
7
3
24
-0.4
0.6
Jake Stenzel
5.3
Pink Hawley
9.8
NL
65
65
.500
7
1
-17
0.1
-0.1
Jake Stenzel
4.6
Red Ehret
4.4
NL
81
48
.628
2
1
204
1.1
0.7
Mike Smith
5.3
Frank Killen
7.4
NL
80
73
.523
6
3
6
0.2
-0.1
Jake Beckley
3.2
Adonis Terry
5.1
NL
55
80
.407
8
-6
-65
-0.6
0.0
Jake Beckley
4.1
Mark Baldwin
3.4
NL
23
113
.169
8
-1
-638
-0.9
-4.3
Doggie Miller
3.0
Phenomenal Smith
0.9
NL
61
71
.462
5
2
-75
0.3
-0.9
Fred Carroll
4.7
Harry Staley
3.7
NL
66
68
.493
6
4
-46
-0.2
-0.1
Doggie Miller
2.8
Pud Galvin
6.6
NL
55
69
.444
6
4
-129
-0.8
-0.2
Fred Carroll
3.3
Pud Galvin
6.8
AA
80
57
.584
2
-3
163
0.5
0.8
Fred Carroll
4.0
Ed Morris
11.0
AA
56
55
.505
3
-0
8
-0.4
0.5
Tom Brown
2.9
Ed Morris
13.6
AA
30
78
.278
11
4
-319
-1.5
-1.6
Ed Swartwood
1.1
Jack Neagle
1.0
AA
31
67
.316
7
-2
-203
-0.4
-1.8
Ed Swartwood
3.8
Denny Driscoll
1.2
AA
39
39
.500
4
-1
10
0.2
-0.1
Ed Swartwood
2.9
Denny Driscoll
5.3

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