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1908 Pittsburgh Pirates Game-by-Game Results

National League (NL)
Team Record: 98-56
Finished 2nd in the NL
Attendance: 420,147, Avg. 5,835
Ballpark: Exposition Park
Manager: Fred Clarke (98-56)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1908 Pittsburgh Pirates Statistics
1908 Pittsburgh Pirates Roster

The Pittsburgh Pirates of the National League ended the 1908 season with a record of 98 wins and 56 losses, finishing second in the NL.

The Pirates scored 585 runs and conceded 468 runs. Honus Wagner paced Pittsburgh with 10 home runs and drove in 109 runs, while leading hitters with significant playing time by connecting at a .354 clip. Nick Maddox and Vic Willis apiece earned 23 wins on the mound for the squad, and Howie Camnitz, Sam Leever and Lefty Leifield each also added 15 or more wins also Howie Camnitz recorded a 1.56 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Fred Clarke coached the team.

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Regular Season Runs For: 583
Regular Season Runs Against: 466

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 15, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 W 0-0 1-0 1-0
April 16, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 9 at St. Louis Cardinals 6 W 0-0 2-0 2-0
April 17, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 0 W 0-0 3-0 3-0
April 19, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Cincinnati Reds 4 L 0-0 3-1 3-1
April 20, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at Cincinnati Reds 2 L 0-0 3-2 3-2
April 21, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at Cincinnati Reds 9 L 0-0 3-3 3-3
April 22, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5 W 1-0 3-3 4-3
April 23, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 W 2-0 3-3 5-3
April 24, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 L 2-1 3-3 5-4
April 25, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 W 3-1 3-3 6-4
April 29, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Chicago Cubs 1 W 3-1 4-3 7-4
May 3, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at Cincinnati Reds 0 W 3-1 5-3 8-4
May 6, 1908 Chicago Cubs 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5 W 4-1 5-3 9-4
May 9, 1908 Chicago Cubs 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 L 4-2 5-3 9-5
May 10, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Chicago Cubs 6 L 4-2 5-4 9-6
May 10, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at Chicago Cubs 0 W 4-2 6-4 10-6
May 11, 1908 New York Giants 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5 W 5-2 6-4 11-6
May 12, 1908 New York Giants 8 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 L 5-3 6-4 11-7
May 13, 1908 New York Giants 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5 W 6-3 6-4 12-7
May 15, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 11 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 L 6-4 6-4 12-8
May 16, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 9 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 L 6-5 6-4 12-9
May 18, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 7-5 6-4 13-9
May 20, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 L 7-6 6-4 13-10
May 22, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 L 7-7 6-4 13-11
May 23, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 L 7-8 6-4 13-12
May 25, 1908 Boston Doves 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 W 8-8 6-4 14-12
May 26, 1908 Boston Doves 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 8 W 9-8 6-4 15-12
May 27, 1908 Boston Doves 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 L 9-9 6-4 15-13
May 28, 1908 Boston Doves 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 L 9-10 6-4 15-14
May 29, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 L 9-11 6-4 15-15
May 30, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 W 10-11 6-4 16-15
May 30, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4 W 11-11 6-4 17-15
May 31, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Chicago Cubs 6 L 11-11 6-5 17-16
May 31, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 13 at Chicago Cubs 3 W 11-11 7-5 18-16
June 1, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 8 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 11-11 8-5 19-16
June 2, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 12 at Chicago Cubs 6 W 11-11 9-5 20-16
June 3, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 8 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4 L 11-12 9-5 20-17
June 4, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 at Philadelphia Phillies 3 W 11-12 10-5 21-17
June 5, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at Philadelphia Phillies 4 L 11-12 10-6 21-18
June 6, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Philadelphia Phillies 2 W 11-12 11-6 22-18
June 8, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Philadelphia Phillies 0 W 11-12 12-6 23-18
June 9, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at New York Giants 8 L 11-12 12-7 23-19
June 10, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at New York Giants 0 W 11-12 13-7 24-19
June 11, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at New York Giants 2 W 11-12 14-7 25-19
June 12, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at New York Giants 0 W 11-12 15-7 26-19
June 13, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Boston Doves 5 L 11-12 15-8 26-20
June 15, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Boston Doves 3 W 11-12 16-8 27-20
June 16, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 at Boston Doves 1 W 11-12 17-8 28-20
June 17, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 14 at Boston Doves 4 W 11-12 18-8 29-20
June 17, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at Boston Doves 2 W 11-12 19-8 30-20
June 18, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 8 at Brooklyn Superbas 6 W 11-12 20-8 31-20
June 19, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Brooklyn Superbas 3 L 11-12 20-9 31-21
June 20, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Brooklyn Superbas 1 W 11-12 21-9 32-21
June 20, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 at Brooklyn Superbas 2 L 11-12 21-10 32-22
June 21, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Cincinnati Reds 1 W 11-12 22-10 33-22
June 22, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 L 11-13 22-10 33-23
June 23, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 L 11-14 22-10 33-24
June 23, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 W 12-14 22-10 34-24
June 24, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5 W 13-14 22-10 35-24
June 25, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at St. Louis Cardinals 3 W 13-14 23-10 36-24
June 26, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 10 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 W 13-14 24-10 37-24
June 27, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 W 13-14 25-10 38-24
June 28, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 at St. Louis Cardinals 3 W 13-14 26-10 39-24
June 28, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 W 13-14 27-10 40-24
July 2, 1908 Chicago Cubs 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 L 13-15 27-10 40-25
July 2, 1908 Chicago Cubs 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 9 W 14-15 27-10 41-25
July 3, 1908 Chicago Cubs 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7 W 15-15 27-10 42-25
July 4, 1908 Chicago Cubs 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 L 15-16 27-10 42-26
July 4, 1908 Chicago Cubs 9 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 L 15-17 27-10 42-27
July 5, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 10 at Chicago Cubs 5 W 15-17 28-10 43-27
July 6, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 16-17 28-10 44-27
July 8, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 L 16-18 28-10 44-28
July 8, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 8 at Pittsburgh Pirates 5 L 16-19 28-10 44-29
July 9, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 L 16-20 28-10 44-30
July 10, 1908 New York Giants 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7 W 17-20 28-10 45-30
July 11, 1908 New York Giants 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 6 W 18-20 28-10 46-30
July 13, 1908 New York Giants 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 L 18-21 28-10 46-31
July 13, 1908 New York Giants 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4 L 18-22 28-10 46-32
July 15, 1908 Boston Doves 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 W 19-22 28-10 47-32
July 16, 1908 Boston Doves 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 6 W 20-22 28-10 48-32
July 17, 1908 Boston Doves 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 L 20-23 28-10 48-33
July 18, 1908 Boston Doves 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 8 W 21-23 28-10 49-33
July 20, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 6 W 22-23 28-10 50-33
July 21, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 23-23 28-10 51-33
July 22, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 24-23 28-10 52-33
July 23, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 L 24-24 28-10 52-34
July 24, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at New York Giants 2 L 24-24 28-11 52-35
July 25, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 at New York Giants 2 W 24-24 29-11 53-35
July 27, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at New York Giants 3 W 24-24 30-11 54-35
July 29, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Brooklyn Superbas 0 W 24-24 31-11 55-35
July 30, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 at Brooklyn Superbas 2 L 24-24 31-12 55-36
July 31, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 at Brooklyn Superbas 2 W 24-24 32-12 56-36
August 1, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Brooklyn Superbas 2 W 24-24 33-12 57-36
August 3, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 at Boston Doves 4 W 24-24 34-12 58-36
August 4, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at Boston Doves 4 L 24-24 34-13 58-37
August 6, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 9 at Boston Doves 1 W 24-24 35-13 59-37
August 8, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at Philadelphia Phillies 2 W 24-24 36-13 60-37
August 10, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 at Philadelphia Phillies 5 L 24-24 36-14 60-38
August 11, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Philadelphia Phillies 1 W 24-24 37-14 61-38
August 12, 1908 Chicago Cubs 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 L 24-25 37-14 61-39
August 13, 1908 Chicago Cubs 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 W 25-25 37-14 62-39
August 14, 1908 Boston Doves 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 26-25 37-14 63-39
August 15, 1908 Boston Doves 2 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 W 27-25 37-14 64-39
August 18, 1908 Boston Doves 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 L 27-26 37-14 64-40
August 19, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 L 27-27 37-14 64-41
August 20, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 6 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 L 27-28 37-14 64-42
August 21, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 28-28 37-14 65-42
August 22, 1908 Brooklyn Superbas 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 W 29-28 37-14 66-42
August 24, 1908 New York Giants 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 L 29-29 37-14 66-43
August 24, 1908 New York Giants 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 L 29-30 37-14 66-44
August 25, 1908 New York Giants 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 L 29-31 37-14 66-45
August 26, 1908 New York Giants 4 at Pittsburgh Pirates 3 L 29-32 37-14 66-46
August 27, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4 W 30-32 37-14 67-46
August 28, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 W 31-32 37-14 68-46
August 29, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 L 31-33 37-14 68-47
August 29, 1908 Philadelphia Phillies 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 W 32-33 37-14 69-47
August 31, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Cincinnati Reds 0 W 32-33 38-14 70-47
September 1, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 10 at Cincinnati Reds 2 W 32-33 39-14 71-47
September 1, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 9 at Cincinnati Reds 2 W 32-33 40-14 72-47
September 2, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 8 at Cincinnati Reds 2 W 32-33 41-14 73-47
September 3, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Cincinnati Reds 1 W 32-33 42-14 74-47
September 4, 1908 Chicago Cubs 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 W 33-33 42-14 75-47
September 5, 1908 Chicago Cubs 11 at Pittsburgh Pirates 0 L 33-34 42-14 75-48
September 6, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Chicago Cubs 0 W 33-34 43-14 76-48
September 6, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 at Chicago Cubs 8 L 33-34 43-15 76-49
September 7, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 7 at Pittsburgh Pirates 9 W 34-34 43-15 77-49
September 7, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7 W 35-34 43-15 78-49
September 8, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 36-34 43-15 79-49
September 9, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 11 W 37-34 43-15 80-49
September 10, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 1 L 37-35 43-15 80-50
September 11, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 1 at Pittsburgh Pirates 2 W 38-35 43-15 81-50
September 12, 1908 Cincinnati Reds 3 at Pittsburgh Pirates 4 W 39-35 43-15 82-50
September 13, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Cincinnati Reds 3 L 39-35 43-16 82-51
September 15, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 at Philadelphia Phillies 5 W 39-35 44-16 83-51
September 16, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 0 W 39-35 45-16 84-51
September 16, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 5 L 39-35 45-17 84-52
September 17, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 8 at Philadelphia Phillies 1 W 39-35 46-17 85-52
September 18, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 at New York Giants 7 L 39-35 46-18 85-53
September 18, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 at New York Giants 12 L 39-35 46-19 85-54
September 19, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 at New York Giants 2 W 39-35 47-19 86-54
September 21, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at New York Giants 1 W 39-35 48-19 87-54
September 22, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at Brooklyn Superbas 2 W 39-35 49-19 88-54
September 23, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Brooklyn Superbas 1 W 39-35 50-19 89-54
September 24, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 at Brooklyn Superbas 1 W 39-35 51-19 90-54
September 25, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 at Boston Doves 1 W 39-35 52-19 91-54
September 25, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 at Boston Doves 2 L 39-35 52-20 91-55
September 26, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 at Boston Doves 0 W 39-35 53-20 92-55
September 29, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 0 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7 W 40-35 53-20 93-55
September 29, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 6 W 41-35 53-20 94-55
September 30, 1908 St. Louis Cardinals 5 at Pittsburgh Pirates 7 W 42-35 53-20 95-55
October 2, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 at St. Louis Cardinals 4 W 42-35 54-20 96-55
October 2, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at St. Louis Cardinals 1 W 42-35 55-20 97-55
October 3, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 at St. Louis Cardinals 2 W 42-35 56-20 98-55
October 4, 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 at Chicago Cubs 5 L 42-35 56-21 98-56