1918 Pittsburgh Pirates Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 65-60
Finished 4th in the NL
Attendance: 56,000, Avg. 8,000
Ballpark: Forbes Field
Manager: Hugo Bezdek (65-60)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1918 Pittsburgh Pirates Statistics
1918 Pittsburgh Pirates Results

The Pittsburgh Pirates of the National League ended the 1918 season with a record of 65 wins and 60 losses, finishing fourth in the NL.

The Pirates plated 466 runs and allowed 412 runs. George Cutshaw accounted for 68 RBI and topped hitters with significant playing time by connecting at a .285 clip. Wilbur Cooper paced the team with 19 wins and a team-best 2.11 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Hugo Bezdek coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Babe AdamsPLRMay 18, 18825'11"185Tipton, IN USA
Jimmy ArcherCRRMay 13, 18835'10"168Dublin, Du Ireland
Carson BigbeeLFLRMarch 31, 18955'9"157Lebanon, OR USA
Fred BlackwellCLRSeptember 7, 18915'10"160Bowling Green, KY USA
Luke BooneSSRRMay 6, 18905'9"160Pittsburgh, PA USA
Max CareyCFBRJanuary 11, 18905'11"170Terre Haute, IN USA
Hal CarlsonPRRMay 17, 18926'0"180Rockford, IL USA
Howdy CatonSSRRJuly 16, 18945'6"165Zanesville, OH USA
Ralph ComstockPRRNovember 24, 18875'10"168Riga, MI USA
Wilbur CooperPRLFebruary 24, 18925'11"175Bearsville, WV USA
George Cutshaw2BRRJuly 29, 18865'9"160Wilmington, IL USA
Roy EllamSSRRFebruary 8, 18865'10"203Conshohocken, PA USA
Gus Getz3BRRAugust 3, 18895'11"165Pittsburgh, PA USA
Earl HamiltonPLLJuly 19, 18915'8"160Gibson, IL USA
Bob HarmonPBROctober 15, 18876'0"187Liberal, MO USA
Carmen HillPRROctober 1, 18956'1"180Royalton, MN USA
Bill HinchmanRFRRApril 4, 18835'11"190Philadelphia, PA USA
Elmer JacobsPRRAugust 10, 18926'0"165Salem, MO USA
Lee KingLFRRDecember 26, 18925'8"160Hundred, WV USA
Tommy LeachLFRRNovember 4, 18775'6"150French Creek, NY USA
Erskine MayerPRRJanuary 16, 18906'0"168Atlanta, GA USA
Bill McKechnie3BBRAugust 7, 18865'10"160Wilkinsburg, PA USA
Frank MillerPRRMay 13, 18866'0"188Salem, MI USA
Fritz Mollwitz1BRRJune 16, 18906'2"170Koburg, Germany
Jake Pitler2BRRApril 22, 18945'8"150New York, NY USA
Roy SandersPRRAugust 1, 18926'0"195Stafford, KS USA
Walter SchmidtCRRMarch 20, 18875'9"159London, AR USA
Ben Shaw1BRRJune 18, 18935'11"190La Center, KY USA
Cy SlapnickaPBRMarch 23, 18865'10"165Cedar Rapids, IA USA
Red SmithCRRApril 11, 18925'8"165Logansport, IN USA
Billy SouthworthRFLRMarch 9, 18935'9"170Harvard, NE USA
Bob SteelePBLMarch 29, 18945'10"175Cassburn, ON CAN
Casey StengelRFLLJuly 30, 18905'11"175Kansas City, MO USA