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Pittsburgh Pirates

1978 Pittsburgh Pirates Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 88-73
Finished 2nd in the NL's East Division

Manager: Chuck Tanner (88-73)

1978 Pittsburgh Pirates Statistics
1978 Pittsburgh Pirates Roster

The Pittsburgh Pirates of the National League ended the season with a record of 88 wins and 73 losses, finishing second in the NL's East Division. Chuck Tanner served as manager.


Regular Season Runs Scored: 684
Regular Season Runs Scored Against: 637

DateGameResHomeRoadRecord
April 7, 1978Chicago Cubs 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1W1-00-01-0
April 8, 1978Chicago Cubs 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4W2-00-02-0
April 9, 1978Chicago Cubs 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3L2-10-02-1
April 10, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at St. Louis Cardinals 11L2-10-12-2
April 12, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at St. Louis Cardinals 5L2-10-22-3
April 13, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at St. Louis Cardinals 6L2-10-32-4
April 14, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at Chicago Cubs 5L2-10-42-5
April 15, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 13 at Chicago Cubs 10W2-11-43-5
April 16, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at Chicago Cubs 5L2-11-53-6
April 17, 1978Philadelphia Phillies 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2L2-21-53-7
April 22, 1978St. Louis Cardinals 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 8W3-21-54-7
April 23, 1978St. Louis Cardinals 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 14W4-21-55-7
April 23, 1978St. Louis Cardinals 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5W5-21-56-7
April 24, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at New York Mets 2W5-22-57-7
April 25, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at New York Mets 1W5-23-58-7
April 26, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at New York Mets 0W5-24-59-7
April 28, 1978San Francisco Giants 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4L5-34-59-8
April 29, 1978San Francisco Giants 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 6W6-34-510-8
April 30, 1978San Francisco Giants 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3L6-44-510-9
May 1, 1978San Diego Padres 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7W7-44-511-9
May 2, 1978San Diego Padres 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1L7-54-511-10
May 3, 1978San Diego Padres 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5L7-64-511-11
May 5, 1978Los Angeles Dodgers 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2L7-74-511-12
May 6, 1978Los Angeles Dodgers 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3W8-74-512-12
May 7, 1978Los Angeles Dodgers 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 6W9-74-513-12
May 9, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at San Francisco Giants 3L9-74-613-13
May 10, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at San Francisco Giants 1W9-75-614-13
May 11, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at San Francisco Giants 6L9-75-714-14
May 12, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at San Diego Padres 6L9-75-814-15
May 13, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at San Diego Padres 6L9-75-914-16
May 14, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at San Diego Padres 0W9-76-915-16
May 15, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 6 at Los Angeles Dodgers 7L9-76-1015-17
May 16, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Los Angeles Dodgers 3L9-76-1115-18
May 17, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at Los Angeles Dodgers 10L9-76-1215-19
May 19, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Montreal Expos 3W9-77-1216-19
May 20, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 6 at Montreal Expos 0W9-78-1217-19
May 21, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 7 at Montreal Expos 0W9-79-1218-19
May 22, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Montreal Expos 5L9-79-1318-20
May 23, 1978New York Mets 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3L9-89-1318-21
May 24, 1978New York Mets 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 6W10-89-1319-21
May 25, 1978New York Mets 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2L10-99-1319-22
May 26, 1978Montreal Expos 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2W11-99-1320-22
May 27, 1978Montreal Expos 15 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1L11-109-1320-23
May 28, 1978Montreal Expos 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5W12-109-1321-23
May 29, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 4L12-109-1421-24
May 30, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at Philadelphia Phillies 6L12-109-1521-25
May 31, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 1W12-1010-1522-25
June 2, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Cincinnati Reds 3L12-1010-1622-26
June 3, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Cincinnati Reds 4L12-1010-1722-27
June 4, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at Cincinnati Reds 1W12-1011-1723-27
June 5, 1978Atlanta Braves 8 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4L12-1111-1723-28
June 6, 1978Atlanta Braves 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4W13-1111-1724-28
June 9, 1978Cincinnati Reds 9 at Pittsburgh Pirates 11W14-1111-1725-28
June 10, 1978Cincinnati Reds 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4L14-1211-1725-29
June 11, 1978Cincinnati Reds 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3W15-1211-1726-29
June 12, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Houston Astros 6L15-1211-1826-30
June 13, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at Houston Astros 2L15-1211-1926-31
June 14, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 6 at Houston Astros 4W15-1212-1927-31
June 16, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 9 at Atlanta Braves 4W15-1213-1928-31
June 17, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Atlanta Braves 3W15-1214-1929-31
June 18, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 7 at Atlanta Braves 8L15-1214-2029-32
June 19, 1978Chicago Cubs 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4L15-1314-2029-33
June 20, 1978Chicago Cubs 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 6W16-1314-2030-33
June 21, 1978Chicago Cubs 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2W17-1314-2031-33
June 23, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at New York Mets 3L17-1314-2131-34
June 24, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 7 at New York Mets 4W17-1315-2132-34
June 25, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at New York Mets 0W17-1316-2133-34
June 26, 1978St. Louis Cardinals 8 at Pittsburgh Pirates 11W18-1316-2134-34
June 27, 1978St. Louis Cardinals 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0L18-1416-2134-35
June 27, 1978St. Louis Cardinals 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1L18-1516-2134-36
June 28, 1978St. Louis Cardinals 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5L18-1616-2134-37
June 29, 1978New York Mets 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4W19-1616-2135-37
June 30, 1978New York Mets 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5L19-1716-2135-38
July 1, 1978New York Mets 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1W20-1716-2136-38
July 3, 1978Montreal Expos 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0L20-1816-2136-39
July 4, 1978Montreal Expos 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3W21-1816-2137-39
July 4, 1978Montreal Expos 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4W22-1816-2138-39
July 6, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at St. Louis Cardinals 3L22-1816-2238-40
July 7, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at St. Louis Cardinals 1W22-1817-2239-40
July 8, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 0 at St. Louis Cardinals 4L22-1817-2339-41
July 9, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 6 at St. Louis Cardinals 1W22-1818-2340-41
July 13, 1978San Francisco Giants 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0L22-1918-2340-42
July 14, 1978San Francisco Giants 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5W23-1918-2341-42
July 15, 1978San Francisco Giants 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5L23-2018-2341-43
July 16, 1978San Diego Padres 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3W24-2018-2342-43
July 16, 1978San Diego Padres 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 10W25-2018-2343-43
July 17, 1978San Diego Padres 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 8W26-2018-2344-43
July 18, 1978Los Angeles Dodgers 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2L26-2118-2344-44
July 19, 1978Los Angeles Dodgers 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 6W27-2118-2345-44
July 20, 1978Los Angeles Dodgers 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7W28-2118-2346-44
July 21, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at San Francisco Giants 0W28-2119-2347-44
July 22, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at San Francisco Giants 3L28-2119-2447-45
July 23, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at San Francisco Giants 3L28-2119-2547-46
July 25, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at San Diego Padres 2L28-2119-2647-47
July 26, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at San Diego Padres 6L28-2119-2747-48
July 27, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at San Diego Padres 6L28-2119-2847-49
July 28, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Los Angeles Dodgers 7L28-2119-2947-50
July 29, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at Los Angeles Dodgers 2L28-2119-3047-51
July 30, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Los Angeles Dodgers 3W28-2120-3048-51
July 31, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Montreal Expos 3L28-2120-3148-52
August 1, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Montreal Expos 4L28-2120-3248-53
August 2, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Montreal Expos 0W28-2121-3249-53
August 4, 1978Philadelphia Phillies 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5W29-2121-3250-53
August 4, 1978Philadelphia Phillies 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0L29-2221-3250-54
August 6, 1978Philadelphia Phillies 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2L29-2321-3250-55
August 6, 1978Philadelphia Phillies 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0L29-2421-3250-56
August 7, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at Chicago Cubs 5L29-2421-3350-57
August 8, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 9 at Chicago Cubs 5W29-2422-3351-57
August 9, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at Chicago Cubs 5L29-2422-3451-58
August 10, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at Philadelphia Phillies 3L29-2422-3551-59
August 11, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at Philadelphia Phillies 15L29-2422-3651-60
August 12, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at Philadelphia Phillies 10L29-2422-3751-61
August 13, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 7 at Philadelphia Phillies 3W29-2423-3752-61
August 14, 1978Cincinnati Reds 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7W30-2423-3753-61
August 15, 1978Cincinnati Reds 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3L30-2523-3753-62
August 16, 1978Cincinnati Reds 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 13W31-2523-3754-62
August 17, 1978Houston Astros 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5W32-2523-3755-62
August 17, 1978Houston Astros 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3W33-2523-3756-62
August 18, 1978Houston Astros 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 6W34-2523-3757-62
August 19, 1978Houston Astros 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4W35-2523-3758-62
August 20, 1978Houston Astros 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7W36-2523-3759-62
August 20, 1978Houston Astros 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3W37-2523-3760-62
August 22, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Atlanta Braves 1W37-2524-3761-62
August 23, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at Atlanta Braves 3W37-2525-3762-62
August 24, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Atlanta Braves 1W37-2526-3763-62
August 25, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Houston Astros 7L37-2526-3863-63
August 26, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Houston Astros 7L37-2526-3963-64
August 27, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 8 at Houston Astros 5W37-2527-3964-64
August 28, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Cincinnati Reds 1W37-2528-3965-64
August 29, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Cincinnati Reds 0W37-2529-3966-64
September 1, 1978Atlanta Braves 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 8W38-2529-3967-64
September 1, 1978Atlanta Braves 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3W39-2529-3968-64
September 2, 1978Atlanta Braves 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4W40-2529-3969-64
September 3, 1978Atlanta Braves 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 6W41-2529-3970-64
September 4, 1978New York Mets 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7W42-2529-3971-64
September 4, 1978New York Mets 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7W43-2529-3972-64
September 5, 1978New York Mets 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 8W44-2529-3973-64
September 6, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at St. Louis Cardinals 1W44-2530-3974-64
September 7, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at St. Louis Cardinals 5L44-2530-4074-65
September 8, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at New York Mets 3L44-2530-4174-66
September 9, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at New York Mets 4L44-2530-4274-67
September 10, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 9 at New York Mets 11L44-2530-4374-68
September 11, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 10L44-2530-4474-69
September 12, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Philadelphia Phillies 1W44-2531-4475-69
September 13, 1978St. Louis Cardinals 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7W45-2531-4476-69
September 14, 1978St. Louis Cardinals 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7W46-2531-4477-69
September 15, 1978Montreal Expos 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 6W47-2531-4478-69
September 16, 1978Montreal Expos 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 12W48-2531-4479-69
September 17, 1978Montreal Expos 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5W49-2531-4480-69
September 19, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 12 at Chicago Cubs 11W49-2532-4481-69
September 20, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at Chicago Cubs 5L49-2532-4581-70
September 21, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Chicago Cubs 2W49-2533-4582-70
September 23, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Montreal Expos 3L49-2533-4682-71
September 24, 1978Pittsburgh Pirates 0 at Montreal Expos 4L49-2533-4782-72
September 25, 1978Chicago Cubs 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7W50-2533-4783-72
September 26, 1978Chicago Cubs 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5W51-2533-4784-72
September 27, 1978Chicago Cubs 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 8W52-2533-4785-72
September 29, 1978Philadelphia Phillies 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5W53-2533-4786-72
September 29, 1978Philadelphia Phillies 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2W54-2533-4787-72
September 30, 1978Philadelphia Phillies 10 at Pittsburgh Pirates 8L54-2633-4787-73
October 1, 1978Philadelphia Phillies 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5W55-2633-4788-73