1950 Pittsburgh Pirates Roster

The 1950 Pittsburgh Pirates team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1950 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1950 Pittsburgh Pirates Opening Day starters list, a 1950 Pittsburgh Pirates salary list, a 1950 Pittsburgh Pirates uniform number breakdown and a 1950 Pittsburgh Pirates primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1950 Pittsburgh Pirates


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Complete Roster

6-02
173
Right
Right
1913-07-01
6-00
175
Right
Right
1916-05-12
6-03
208
Left
Left
1922-01-10
6-00
180
Right
Both
1921-05-06
157
Right
Right
1916-08-21
6-03½
195
Right
Right
1921-07-11
6-02
185
Right
Right
1909-11-05
6-02
195
Right
Right
1930-03-12
5-07
158
Left
Left
1922-09-20
5-10
170
Right
Right
1929-03-28
6-03½
195
Right
Right
1922-02-12
6-00
180
Left
Left
1925-07-18
6-02
192
Left
Right
1917-10-21
6-01
155
Right
Right
1926-04-15
6-00½
204
Right
Right
1918-03-04
5-11
185
Right
Right
1919-03-07
6-02½
182
Left
Left
1920-12-21
6-00
180
Right
Right
1924-05-21
5-11
180
Right
Right
1917-03-04
5-09
175
Right
Right
1912-03-08
5-09
170
Right
Right
1923-05-06
6-00
180
Right
Right
1917-05-01
5-11
175
Right
Right
1921-02-13
6-01
190
Left
Left
1930-08-14
5-11½
170
Right
Right
1918-09-17
5-09
170
Right
Right
1918-10-25
5-10
175
Left
Left
1916-07-18
5-09
165
Right
Right
1917-10-08
6-00
180
Right
Right
1929-01-21
6-04
193
Right
Right
1921-09-06
5-10
170
Right
Right
1919-04-21
5-09½
175
Right
Right
1919-04-11
6-01
190
Left
Left
1925-01-12
6-01
180
Right
Right
1926-01-10
5-08
165
Left
Left
1921-01-07
6-01
196
Right
Left
1928-11-15
6-02
195
Right
Right
1922-10-27
6-02
195
Right
Left
1921-01-08
5-11
170
Right
Left
1921-07-26
6-00
186
Right
Right
1920-11-08


The 1950 Pittsburgh Pirates played 153 games during the regular season, won 57 games, lost 96 games, and finished in eighth position. They played their home games at Forbes Field (Park Factors: 103/106) where 1,166,267 fans witnessed their 1950 Pirates finish the season with a .373 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1950 Pittsburgh Pirates Opening Day starters list, a 1950 Pittsburgh Pirates salary list, a 1950 Pittsburgh Pirates uniform number breakdown and a 1950 Pittsburgh Pirates primary starters list:

1950 Pittsburgh Pirates
Opening Day Starters


No Opening Day Information Available


1950 Pittsburgh Pirates
Salaries

Ralph Kiner $65,000.00
Danny Murtaugh $16,000.00
Cliff Chambers $14,000.00
Vern Law $5,000.00

Did you know that a 1950 Pittsburgh Pirates Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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