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1897 Pittsburgh Pirates

National League
Record: 60 - 71

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Positional Players from the 1897 Pittsburgh Pirates

Joe SugdenCF84396640383192418.222.275.271D/C+/C-$1.56M
Bill MerrittCF6227755126212189.263.297.316D+/C/D+$1.21M
Harry Davis1BF11158313126370213926.305.359.473D/D-$3.52M
Denny Lyons1BF37197272172251122.206.346.359B/C-$899K
Jack Rothfuss1BF3515136218203105.313.352.409C/D-$719K
Dick Padden2BF13472614625884184738.282.350.364C-/D$3.66M
Jesse Hoffmeister3BF4824258336336178.309.337.484D-/D-$1.41M
Jim Donnelly3BP442233101422141216.193.270.217C-/D-$797K
Bones ElySSF13368414627463104725.283.317.364C/D$3.28M
Elmer SmithOFF12367514565499254370.310.408.463D/B$4.66M
Steve BrodieOFF10050410825347113425.292.348.392A/B-$3.65M
Patsy DonovanOFF12063515405782344325.322.360.384C/D-$3.50M
Jesse TannehillOFF56251490222241618.266.338.332D/A+$1.11M
Tom LeahyOFP241242401210387.261.320.359D/D/D-$507K

Pitchers from the 1897 Pittsburgh Pirates

Frank KillenSF42414.00414.460.3011.461.3032.642.030.107$9.85M
Pink HawleySF40383.00394.800.2881.460.9362.542.720.202$8.11M
Jim HugheySF25184.00175.060.3101.590.8442.292.710.181$3.20M
Charlie HastingsSF16145.00104.580.2891.570.8943.203.580.229$3.03M
Jim GardnerSF14117.00115.190.2961.541.0943.303.020.378$2.03M

The 1897 Pittsburgh Pirates roster is above. All columns may be sorted by clicking the column name. Clicking on an individual player will display the player's career statistics including his time with the 1897 Pittsburgh Pirates.

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