Pittsburgh Pirates Clubhouse
Wednesday, 5/3/1948
Team Stats & Info
Manager: Jerry Curry
Record: 14 Wins, 13 Losses, .519 Winning Pct.
Home Record: 9 Wins, 5 Losses
Away Record: 5 Wins, 8 Losses
1 Run Games Record: 8 Wins, 4 Losses
X-Innings Record: 2 Wins, 0 Losses
Record vs LHP: 4 Wins, 6 Losses
Record vs RHP: 10 Wins, 7 Losses
Payroll: $55,230,149 (9th)
Fan Interest: 20/100 (16th)
Batting AVG: .280 (5th)
Homeruns: 32 (T-7th)
Walks: 95 (13th)
Stolen Bases: 14 (T-10th)
Runs Scored: 135 (14th)

Pitching ERA: 4.97 (5th)
Opponents AVG: .263 (6th)
HRs Allowed: 34 (8th)
Walks Allowed: 108 (8th)
Runs Allowed: 143 (6th)
Reports & News
Batting Stats
Pitching Stats
Fielding Stats
Ratings Report
Top Prospects
Minor Leagues
Coaching Staff
Salary Report
Financial Report
Financial History
Team History
Team News
Major Transaction News
All Transaction News
Injury News
Player Development
Active Roster
Player#PosBirthdayBatsThrowsAVGHRRBISBOPS 
CATCHERS           
Joe Astroth59C 9/1/1922RightRight.308280.880 
Bill Conroy6C 2/26/1915RightRight.318050.662 
INFIELDER           
Cecil Travis653B8/8/1913LeftRight.295021.719 
Bill Knickerbocker69SS12/29/1911RightRight.2911121.726 
Eddie Waitkus871B9/4/1919LeftLeft.3411100.842 
Frank Mccormick691B6/9/1911RightRight.250010.583 
Larry Doby672B12/13/1923LeftRight.337133501.230 
Lyman Bostock721B3/11/1918LeftRight.310040.762 
Johnny Lucadello913B2/22/1919BothRight.3064100.828 
OUTFIELDER           
Barney Mccosky2LF4/11/1917LeftRight.317392.979 
Bill Wright95CF6/6/1914BothRight.3972681.021 
Tommy Holmes11CF3/29/1917LeftLeft.255381.852 
Mike Mccormick93LF5/6/1917RightRight.262071.617 
Harl Maggert83RF5/4/1914RightRight.200360.778 
Kit Carson49LF11/15/1912LeftLeft.050010.245 
Player#RoleBirthdayBatsThrowsERAWLSWHIP 
STARTERS           
Chet Johnson41SP8/1/1917LeftLeft3.503101.42 
Paul Gehrman28SP5/3/1912RightRight7.070202.43 
Harry Brecheen73SP10/14/1914LeftLeft0.000000.60 
Ed Hanyzewski72SP9/18/1920RightRight5.883201.21 
Wayne Osborne44SP10/11/1912LeftRight5.850401.60 
Larry Jansen23SP7/16/1920RightRight4.193201.33 
Butch Wensloff95SP12/3/1915RightRight7.112201.58 
RELIEVERS           
Sam Lowry99MR3/25/1920RightRight0.001002.67 
Steve Rachunok92MR12/5/1916RightRight0.000000.67 
Tom Gorman82MR3/16/1919RightLeft0.002001.43 
Tired Position Players
Injuries & Disabled List
PlayerStatusRecovery TimeTime on DL leftDiagnosis
Bob FinleyDay-to-Day (95%)3 days0 daysJammed Finger
Lineups
LINEUP VS RHPPos
1) L B. MccoskyRF
2) L E. Waitkus1B
3) S B. WrightLF
4) R B. ConroyC
5) L T. HolmesCF
6) R B. KnickerbockerSS
7) L C. Travis3B
8) S J. Lucadello2B
9)
LINEUP VS RHP+DHPos
1) L B. MccoskyLF
2)
3) S B. WrightCF
4) L T. HolmesRF
5) L C. Travis3B
6)
7)
8)
9)
LINEUP VS LHPPos
1) S J. Lucadello3B
2) R H. MaggertRF
3) R B. KnickerbockerSS
4) L L. Doby2B
5) L B. MccoskyCF
6) R J. AstrothC
7) L E. Waitkus1B
8) R M. MccormickLF
9)
LINEUP VS LHP+DHPos
1) S B. WrightCF
2)
3)
4)
5)
6) L B. MccoskyLF
7) L C. Travis3B
8)
9)
Pitching Staff
Starting Rotation
1) R E. Hanyzewski
2) R L. Jansen
3) L C. Johnson
4) R W. Osborne
5) L H. Brecheen
Mopup Reliever
1) R P. Gehrman
2)

Middle Reliever
1) R S. Rachunok
2) L T. Gorman
3) R S. Lowry
4) R P. Gehrman
Setup Reliever
1) L T. Gorman
2) R S. Rachunok

Closer
1) R S. Rachunok
E-Mail Messages
Date: Tuesday, 1/31/1948
Subject: Contract offer
You have to be kidding me with your offer.
Offer more money or I will not even think about it.

Regards,
Orval Grove



Date: Tuesday, 1/31/1948
Subject: Contract offer
FYI- Philadelphia (A) has offered me a better contract!
They offer more than you can even dream about!

Regards,
Bob Lemon



Date: Tuesday, 1/31/1948
Subject: Contract offer
FYI- St. Louis (A) has offered me a better contract!
They offer a decent amount more money.

Regards,
Phil Masi



Date: Tuesday, 1/31/1948
Subject: Your offer sounds good
I have to admit that I like your offer.
So far, it's the best one I've received.

Regards,
Newt Kimball



Date: Tuesday, 1/31/1948
Subject: Your offer sounds good
I have to admit that I like your offer.
So far, it's the best one I've received.

Regards,
Ed Head



Date: Tuesday, 1/31/1948
Subject: Are you serious
I have to say that I am VERY disappointed!
That's not the way business is done.
How can you offer ME a minor league deal???

Sam Lowry



Date: Tuesday, 1/31/1948
Subject: Your offer sounds good
I have to admit that I like your offer.
So far, it's the best one I've received.

Regards,
Joe Dobson



Date: Wednesday, 2/1/1948
Subject: I'll sign elsewhere
Sorry, Philadelphia (A) has made the best overall offer.
I'll sign with them. Good luck this season!

Regards,
Bob Lemon



Date: Monday, 2/6/1948
Subject: Contract offer
You have to be kidding me with your offer.
Offer more money or I will not even think about it.

Regards,
Orval Grove



Date: Monday, 2/6/1948
Subject: Contract offer
FYI- New York (N) has offered me a better contract!
They offer considerable more money.

Regards,
Phil Masi



Date: Wednesday, 2/8/1948
Subject: I'll sign elsewhere
Sorry, Brooklyn has made the best overall offer.
I'll sign with them. Good luck this season!

Regards,
Joe Dobson



Date: Thursday, 2/9/1948
Subject: I'll sign elsewhere
Sorry, New York (N) has made the best overall offer.
I'll sign with them. Good luck this season!

Regards,
Phil Masi



Date: Friday, 2/10/1948
Subject: I'll sign elsewhere
Sorry, New York (A) has made the best overall offer.
I'll sign with them. Good luck this season!

Regards,
Newt Kimball



Date: Sunday, 2/12/1948
Subject: Contract offer
FYI- New York (A) has offered me a better contract!
They offer more than you can even dream about!

Regards,
Orval Grove



Date: Sunday, 2/12/1948
Subject: Your offer sounds good
I have to admit that I like your offer.
So far, it's the best one I've received.

Regards,
Paul Gehrman



Date: Sunday, 2/12/1948
Subject: Contract offer
FYI- New York (A) has offered me a better contract!
They offer a BIG amount of money!

Regards,
Manny Salvo



Date: Sunday, 2/12/1948
Subject: Your offer sounds good
I have to admit that I like your offer.
So far, it's the best one I've received.

Regards,
Sam Lowry



Date: Thursday, 2/16/1948
Subject: Thank you, I'll sign!
Your contract offer is really what I'm looking for.
I'm looking forward to playing with Pittsburgh!

Regards,
Paul Gehrman



Date: Thursday, 2/16/1948
Subject: I'll sign elsewhere
Sorry, New York (A) has made the best overall offer.
I'll sign with them. Good luck this season!

Regards,
Manny Salvo



Date: Thursday, 2/16/1948
Subject: Thank you, I'll sign!
Your contract offer is really what I'm looking for.
I'm looking forward to playing with Pittsburgh!

Regards,
Sam Lowry



Date: Friday, 2/24/1948
Subject: Contract offer
FYI- Cincinnati has offered me a better contract!
They offer more than you can even dream about!

Regards,
Orval Grove



Date: Friday, 2/24/1948
Subject: Your offer sounds good
I have to admit that I like your offer.
So far, it's the best one I've received.

Regards,
Tony Lupien



Date: Friday, 2/24/1948
Subject: Your offer sounds good
I have to admit that I like your offer.
So far, it's the best one I've received.

Regards,
Hack Miller



Date: Sunday, 2/26/1948
Subject: I'll sign elsewhere
Sorry, Cincinnati has made the best overall offer.
I'll sign with them. Good luck this season!

Regards,
Orval Grove



Date: Wednesday, 3/1/1948
Subject: Thank you, I'll sign!
Your contract offer is really what I'm looking for.
I'm looking forward to playing with Pittsburgh!

Regards,
Ed Head



Date: Wednesday, 3/1/1948
Subject: Thank you, I'll sign!
Your contract offer is really what I'm looking for.
I'm looking forward to playing with Pittsburgh!

Regards,
Tony Lupien



Date: Wednesday, 3/1/1948
Subject: Thank you, I'll sign!
Your contract offer is really what I'm looking for.
I'm looking forward to playing with Pittsburgh!

Regards,
Hack Miller




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