1970 Pittsburgh Pirates Roster

The 1970 Pittsburgh Pirates team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1970 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 1970 Pittsburgh Pirates Opening Day starters list, a 1970 Pittsburgh Pirates salary list, a 1970 Pittsburgh Pirates uniform number breakdown and a 1970 Pittsburgh Pirates primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1970 Pittsburgh Pirates


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Complete Roster

6-05
215
Right
Both
1944-03-09
6-00
165
Right
Right
1942-04-18
6-01
210
Left
Right
1935-06-08
6-02
195
Right
Right
1948-01-22
5-10
182
Right
Right
1944-01-03
6-02
205
Right
Right
1941-06-15
6-03
210
Right
Both
1945-03-11
5-10
175
Right
Right
1947-11-13
6-04
210
Left
Right
1935-04-10
5-11
195
Right
Right
1939-11-27
6-01
186
Right
Right
1935-08-13
5-11
165
Right
Right
1942-05-26
6-03
180
Right
Right
1946-07-20
5-11
185
Left
Right
1945-12-03
6-00
180
Right
Right
1938-05-15
6-00
200
Right
Right
1947-10-09
6-00
180
Right
Right
1947-07-04
5-11
154
Right
Right
1933-11-17
6-06
212
Left
Both
1935-10-28
192
Left
Left
1943-09-02
6-02½
195
Right
Right
1943-12-14
6-02
195
Right
Both
1935-07-12
6-00
193
Right
Right
1944-03-21
6-00
165
Right
Right
1940-07-10
5-11
175
Right
Right
1948-06-11
6-01
197
Right
Left
1947-11-26
6-01
195
Left
Left
1941-02-26
5-10
190
Right
Right
1942-07-26
6-00
183
Right
Right
1936-09-05
5-09
165
Right
Right
1935-05-05
5-05
148
Right
Right
1944-10-09
6 , 7
6-01
210
Right
Right
1946-10-02
5-09
160
Left
Left
1938-12-22
5-11
175
Right
Right
1934-08-18
5-09
170
Right
Right
1946-10-06
6-01
180
Right
Right
1944-10-24
6-00
195
Left
Left
1946-10-14
6-02½
225
Left
Left
1940-03-06
6-00
190
Right
Left
1950-08-01


The 1970 Pittsburgh Pirates played 162 games during the regular season, won 89 games, lost 73 games, and finished in first position. They played their home games at Forbes Field and Three Rivers Stadium (Park Factors: 98/96) where 1,341,947 fans witnessed their 1970 Pirates finish the season with a .549 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 1970 Pittsburgh Pirates Opening Day starters list, a 1970 Pittsburgh Pirates salary list, a 1970 Pittsburgh Pirates uniform number breakdown and a 1970 Pittsburgh Pirates primary starters list:

1970 Pittsburgh Pirates
Opening Day Starters


No Opening Day Information Available


1970 Pittsburgh Pirates
Salaries

Roberto Clemente $100,000.00
Jerry May $24,000.00
Bruce Dal Canton $14,500.00
Jose Martinez $14,200.00
Ed Acosta $12,000.00
Fred Cambria $12,000.00
Gene Clines $12,000.00
Dick Colpaert $12,000.00
John Lamb $12,000.00
Milt May $12,000.00
Jim Nelson $12,000.00

Did you know that a 1970 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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