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Pittsburgh Pirates

The Pittsburgh Pirates are an American professional baseball team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Pirates compete in in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member team of the National League (NL) Central division. The Pirates play their home games at PNC Park; the team previously played at Forbes Field and Three Rivers Stadium, the latter of which was named after its location near the confluence of the Allegheny, Monongahela, the Ohio Rivers. Founded on October 15, 1881 as Allegheny, the franchise has won five World Series championships. The Pirates are also often referred to as the "Bucs" or the "Buccos" (derived from buccaneer, a synonym for pirate). 

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Offense 2018

Season Stats Rank
RUNS 692 20
BA 0.254 20
OBP 0.317 17
HR 157 25
SB 70 22

Defense 2018

Season Stats Rank
ERA 4.004 14
WHIP 1 16
ST 1,229 27
ERRORS 105 25
AB 5,447 29

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Team leaders 2018

Player Roster

Catcher

Center Outfield

First Base

Left Outfield

Reliever

Right Outfield

Second Base

Shortstop

Starter

Third Base

Draft

Season Overall Round Player Position School | Team
2018 10 Round 1 Travis Swaggerty OF South Alabama
2018 1 Comp Balance A Gunnar Hoglund SP Fivay HS
2018 8 Round 2 Braxton Ashcraft SP Robinson HS
2018 8 Round 3 Connor Kaiser SS Vanderbilt
2017 12 Round 1 Shane Baz SP Concordia Lutheran HS
2017 6 Round 2 Steve Jennings SP DeKalb County HS
2017 14 Round 2 Calvin Mitchell OF Rancho Bernardo HS
2017 5 Comp Balance B Conner Uselton OF Southmoore HS
2017 13 Round 3 Dylan Busby 3B Florida State

Team Stats 2018

Hitting Statistics

G GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SB K CS Avg SP OBP
6 0 6 1 4 1 0 0 1 5 0 1 0 .667 .833 .667
19 12 39 9 15 2 1 2 9 25 0 16 0 .385 .641 .489
3 1 6 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 .333 .333 .333
135 123 504 65 151 35 7 13 55 239 8 80 3 .300 .474 .330
18 13 58 9 17 2 0 3 7 28 0 11 1 .293 .483 .349

Pitching Statistics

G GS OP ST HBPA HA HRA IWA RA SFA SHA SBSA WA PT
70 0 210 89 1 63 4 2 24 0 0 4 24 1202
69 0 199 54 3 61 7 2 25 0 0 2 12 929
64 0 181 65 7 45 3 3 18 0 0 9 23 1048
63 0 208 88 5 55 5 3 19 0 0 1 19 1133
47 0 143 55 3 49 6 0 33 0 0 1 23 935

Field Statistics

GP GS CI SABC SCBC FE OA PB
104 98 0 36 23 4 0 8
82 60 0 29 11 9 0 0
14 9 0 7 2 0 0 0
113 67 0 0 0 7 2 0
49 35 0 0 0 2 1 0

Stadium

PNC Park
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
Capacity: 38,496

Last Injuries

Pittsburgh Pirates

  • Chad Kuhl

    Elbow
    out for season | out

    Kuhl is expected to miss the 2019 season after having Tommy John surgery.

  • Gregory Polanco

    Shoulder
    Mid June | out

    Polanco had surgery for repair a dislocated left shoulder and labrum injury. He is expected to be ready to play around the middle of June.

  • Edgar Santana

    Elbow
    out for season | out

    Santana is expected to be out for the entire 2019 campaign after needing Tommy John surgery.

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