2002 Pittsburgh Pirates Roster

The 2002 Pittsburgh Pirates team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 2002 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 2002 Pittsburgh Pirates Opening Day starters list, a 2002 Pittsburgh Pirates salary list, a 2002 Pittsburgh Pirates uniform number breakdown and a 2002 Pittsburgh Pirates primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

"Our guys played hard. We were short on talent, but we haven't used that as an excuse. We played the game the way it is supposed to be played. We're heading in the right direction." - Manager Lloyd McClendon
2002 Pittsburgh Pirates


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Complete Roster

6-01
207
Left
Left
1976-01-22
6-04
190
Right
Right
1977-02-24
6-03
205
Left
Left
1977-04-19
6-04
200
Right
Right
1974-11-07
6-02
180
Right
Both
1969-01-08
6-04
230
Right
Right
1964-12-19
6-02
205
Right
Right
1976-12-13
6-02
215
Right
Right
1975-04-10
6-02
205
Right
Right
1971-03-29
6-00
190
Right
Right
1967-10-16
6-04
220
Right
Right
1975-11-21
6-01
195
Right
Right
1971-04-10
6-00
190
Right
Right
1979-10-14
6-03
197
Left
Right
1971-11-09
5-11
165
Right
Right
1972-03-11
6-03
230
Left
Left
1970-01-16
6-03
205
Right
Right
1977-04-21
6-02
205
Left
Left
1979-03-12
6-02
200
Right
Right
1969-07-29
6-00
180
Right
Right
1979-02-07
6-00
190
Right
Right
1974-06-26
6-00
185
Right
Right
1968-10-22
6-02
217
Right
Right
1976-11-30
6-00
169
Right
Right
1965-11-22
6-02
220
Right
Right
1971-12-06
6-02
190
Right
Right
1973-10-15
5-10
166
Right
Left
1976-06-20
5-11
160
Right
Both
1976-03-16
6-01
205
Right
Right
1978-06-25
5-11
190
Right
Right
1973-06-10
5-10
170
Right
Right
1977-12-29
6-02
219
Right
Right
1969-06-16
6-01
200
Right
Right
1979-05-10
6-00
175
Right
Both
1974-02-07
6-04
250
Right
Right
1978-10-25
5-11
195
Left
Left
1971-01-20
6-02
185
Right
Right
1977-09-10
5-09
185
Left
Left
1971-09-13


The 2002 Pittsburgh Pirates played 161 games during the regular season, won 72 games, lost 89 games, and finished in fourth position. They played their home games at PNC Park (Park Factors: 106/105) where 1,784,970 fans witnessed their 2002 Pirates finish the season with a .447 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 2002 Pittsburgh Pirates Opening Day starters list, a 2002 Pittsburgh Pirates salary list, a 2002 Pittsburgh Pirates uniform number breakdown and a 2002 Pittsburgh Pirates primary starters list:

2002 Pittsburgh Pirates
Opening Day Starters


No Opening Day Information Available


2002 Pittsburgh Pirates
Salaries

Brian Giles $8,063,003.00
Jason Kendall $6,571,429.00
Kevin Young $5,625,000.00
Kris Benson $2,700,000.00
Mike Fetters $2,275,000.00
Mike Williams $2,000,000.00
Pokey Reese $1,750,000.00
Sean Lowe $950,000.00
Mike Benjamin $925,000.00
Armando Rios $925,000.00
Ron Villone $900,000.00
Scott Sauerbeck $766,667.00
Brian Boehringer $675,000.00
Keith Osik $625,000.00
Aramis Ramirez $500,000.00
Adrian Brown $450,000.00
Jimmy Anderson $305,000.00
Salomon Torres $285,500.00
Kip Wells $272,500.00
Mike Lincoln $267,500.00
Bronson Arroyo $245,000.00
Dave Williams $234,000.00
Jack Wilson $232,000.00
Craig Wilson $229,000.00
Joe Beimel $227,000.00
Rob Mackowiak $227,000.00
Chad Hermansen $223,000.00
Josh Fogg $203,000.00
Tony Alvarez $200,000.00
Humberto Cota $200,000.00
J.J. Davis $200,000.00
Adam Hyzdu $200,000.00
Abraham Nunez $200,000.00
Duaner Sanchez $200,000.00

Did you know that a 2002 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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