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1956 Pittsburgh Pirates

1956 Pittsburgh Pirates
66 - 88, 7th place in the NL, 27 GB

Runs Scored/Avg Tm:
588 / 645 (-57)

Runs Allowed/Avg Tm:
653 / 640 (-13)


Home:
35 - 43 (.449)

Away:
31 - 45 (.408)

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1956 Pittsburgh Pirates


Left Field
Player PA WAR Off Fld
Lee Walls 537 2.5 3.0 0.0
Bob Skinner 262 -1.3 -0.3 -0.6
John Powers 22 -0.4 -0.5 0.1
Jerry Lynch 20 -0.2 -0.1 -0.0
Center Field
Player PA WAR Off Fld
Bill Virdon 547 2.7 3.5 -0.8
Bobby Del Greco 24 0.2 0.2 -0.1
Right Field
Player PA WAR Off Fld
Roberto Clemente 572 2.3 2.7 0.0
Shortstop
Player PA WAR Off Fld
Dick Groat 575 0.7 0.1 -0.4
Eddie O'Brien 58 -0.2 -0.1 -0.2
Third Base
Player PA WAR Off Fld
Frank Thomas 637 1.9 2.7 -0.7
Gene Freese 230 -0.2 -0.4 0.0
Preston Ward 37 0.2 0.4 -0.2
Second Base
Player PA WAR Off Fld
Bill Mazeroski 277 0.2 -0.2 0.0
Dick Cole 110 -0.3 -0.1 -0.2
Curt Roberts 68 0.1 -0.2 0.2
Spook Jacobs 41 -0.4 -0.2 -0.2
First Base
Player PA WAR Off Fld
Dale Long 582 2.1 3.5 -0.8
Catcher
Player PA WAR Off Fld
Jack Shepard 290 0.8 0.3 0.1
Hank Foiles 245 0.1 -0.3 0.1
Danny Kravitz 74 0.2 0.2 -0.1
Toby Atwell 20 -0.4 -0.3 -0.1
Bill Hall 3 -0.1 -0.1 0.0
Starting Pitcher
Player Age IP WAR Pit Off
Bob Friend 25 314.1 5.3 5.6 -0.3
Ron Kline 24 264.0 4.4 5.0 -0.5
Vern Law 26 195.2 0.9 0.6 0.3
Red Munger 37 107.0 0.8 0.8 0.1
Dick Hall 25 62.1 0.6 0.2 0.5
Fred Waters 29 51.0 1.2 1.4 -0.1
Laurin Pepper 25 30.0 -0.0 0.1 -0.1
Dick Littlefield 30 12.2 -0.1 -0.1 -0.0
Relief Pitcher
Player Age IP WAR Pit Off
Roy Face 28 135.1 2.5 2.5 0.1
Nellie King 28 60.0 1.3 1.4 -0.0
Cholly Naranjo 21 34.1 -0.2 -0.2 -0.0
Luis Arroyo 29 28.2 0.1 -0.0 0.2
Howie Pollet 35 23.1 0.6 0.5 0.1
Johnny O'Brien 25 19.0 -0.1 0.5 -0.9
Jack McMahan 23 13.1 -0.2 -0.1 0.0
Red Swanson 19 11.2 -0.4 -0.4 0.0
Bob Garber 27 4.0 0.1 0.1 0.0
Bob Purkey 26 4.0 0.1 0.1 0.0
Max Surkont 34 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Lino Donoso 33 1.2 0.3 0.3 0.0