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Pittsburgh Pirates

1948 Pittsburgh Pirates Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 83-71
Finished 4th in the NL

Manager: Billy Meyer (83-71)

1948 Pittsburgh Pirates Statistics
1948 Pittsburgh Pirates Game-by-Game Results

The Pittsburgh Pirates of the National League ended the season with a record of 83 wins and 71 losses, finishing fourth in the NL. Billy Meyer served as manager.


PlayerPos.BatsThrowsBirth DateHeightWeightCollege
Monty Basgall2BRRFebruary 8, 19225'10"175
Ted BeardCFLLJanuary 7, 19215'8"165
Eddie Bockman3BRRJuly 26, 19205'9"175
Tiny BonhamPRRAugust 16, 19136'2"215
Pete CastiglioneSSRRFebruary 13, 19215'11"175
Bob ChesnesPBRMay 6, 19216'0"180
Ed Fitz GeraldCRRMay 21, 19246'0"170
Hal GreggPRRJuly 11, 19216'3"195
Frankie Gustine3BRRFebruary 20, 19206'0"175
Don GutteridgePRRJune 19, 19125'10"165
Kirby HigbePRRApril 8, 19155'11"190
Johnny HoppCFLLJuly 18, 19165'10"170
Ralph KinerLFRROctober 27, 19226'2"195
Clyde KluttzCRRDecember 12, 19176'0"193
Vic LombardiPLLSeptember 20, 19225'7"158
Woody MainPRRFebruary 12, 19226'3"195
Cal McLishPBRDecember 1, 19256'0"179
Danny Murtaugh2BRROctober 8, 19175'9"165
Fritz OstermuellerPLLSeptember 15, 19075'11"175
Mel QueenPRRMarch 4, 19186'0"204
Elmer RiddlePRRJuly 31, 19145'11"170
Johnny RiddleCRROctober 3, 19055'11"190
Stan RojekSSRRApril 21, 19195'10"170
Rip SewellPLRMay 11, 19076'1"180
Elmer SingletonPRRJune 26, 19186'2"174
Ed Stevens1BLLJanuary 12, 19256'1"190
Nick StrincevichPRRMarch 1, 19156'1"180
Earl TurnerCRRMay 6, 19235'9"170
Dixie WalkerRFLRSeptember 24, 19106'1"175
Junior WalshPRRMarch 7, 19195'11"185
Max West1BLRNovember 28, 19166'1"182
Wally WestlakeCFRRNovember 8, 19206'0"186
Grady WilsonSSRRNovember 23, 19226'0"170