1988 Pittsburgh Pirates Roster

The 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1988 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 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates Opening Day starters list, a 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates salary list, a 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates uniform number breakdown and a 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

"How to hit home runs: I swing as hard as I can, and I try to swing right through the ball...The harder you grip the bat, the more you can swing it through the ball, and the farther the ball will go. I swing big, with everything I've got. I hit big or I miss big. I like to live as big as I can." - Babe Ruth
1988 Pittsburgh Pirates


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Complete Roster

6-01
185
Right
Right
1962-07-25
6-04
200
Right
Right
1962-10-27
6-04
210
Right
Right
1962-03-18
5-11
173
Left
Left
1967-04-03
6-04
220
Right
Right
1959-08-03
6-04
225
Right
Right
1963-02-15
6-02
200
Left
Right
1964-07-08
6-02
170
Right
Right
1960-09-20
6-03
215
Left
Left
1959-07-29
6-00
155
Left
Left
1960-08-31
6-01
195
Right
Right
1961-09-16
6-03
195
Right
Right
1963-07-19
6-00
205
Right
Right
1964-08-16
6-04
200
Right
Right
1960-12-13
6-01
190
Left
Left
1957-09-01
6-04
200
Left
Left
1965-03-17
6-04
208
Right
Right
1956-11-26
5-09
190
Right
Left
1960-08-18
5-11
176
Right
Right
1959-10-24
5-11
185
Right
Right
1964-08-13
6-03
190
Right
Right
1964-08-04
5-06
150
Right
Right
1961-10-24
6-03
240
Right
Both
1963-02-23
6-04
220
Left
Left
1960-08-03
6-04
210
Right
Both
1962-05-08
6-01
195
Left
Left
1962-01-23
5-11
170
Right
Right
1963-10-09
5-11
185
Right
Right
1963-07-22
6-04
215
Right
Right
1956-03-27
5-11
175
Right
Right
1964-05-01
6-01
228
Right
Right
1961-11-27
6-00
210
Right
Left
1956-05-04
6-00
155
Right
Right
1960-08-11
6-02
240
Left
Left
1964-07-24
5-08
160
Left
Both
1963-03-10
6-01
185
Right
Right
1962-06-02
6-02
195
Right
Right
1960-04-15
6-01
190
Left
Left
1963-07-29
6-01
185
Right
Right
1956-11-01
6-00
190
Right
Both
1959-04-19
6-02
192
Right
Left
1960-12-21
6-01
190
Right
Right
1958-12-22


The 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates played 160 games during the regular season, won 85 games, lost 75 games, and finished in second position. They played their home games at Three Rivers Stadium (Park Factors: 99/99) where 1,866,713 fans witnessed their 1988 Pirates finish the season with a .531 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 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates Opening Day starters list, a 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates salary list, a 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates uniform number breakdown and a 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates primary starters list:

1988 Pittsburgh Pirates
Opening Day Starters


No Opening Day Information Available


1988 Pittsburgh Pirates
Salaries

Andy Van Slyke $825,000.00
Jim Gott $500,000.00
Jeff Robinson $475,000.00
Bob Walk $450,000.00
Darnell Coles $375,000.00
Sid Bream $360,000.00
R.J. Reynolds $290,000.00
Brian Fisher $255,000.00
Junior Ortiz $250,000.00
Bobby Bonilla $230,000.00
Barry Bonds $220,000.00
Mike LaValliere $215,000.00
Mike Diaz $172,500.00
Doug Drabek $160,000.00
Mike Dunne $142,500.00
Rafael Belliard $130,000.00
John Cangelosi $125,000.00
Bob Kipper $125,000.00
John Smiley $107,500.00
Al Pedrique $91,000.00
Barry Jones $90,000.00
Benny Distefano $82,500.00
Jose Lind $75,000.00
Felix Fermin $67,500.00
Orestes Destrade $62,500.00
Miguel Garcia $62,500.00
Tommy Gregg $62,500.00
Morris Madden $62,500.00
Randy Milligan $62,500.00
Vicente Palacios $62,500.00
Tom Prince $62,500.00
Rick Reed $62,500.00
Ruben Rodriguez $62,500.00

Did you know that a 1988 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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