1927 Pittsburgh Pirates Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 94-60
Finished 1st in the NL
Attendance: 814,939, Avg. 13,813
Ballpark: Forbes Field
Won League Championship Series
World Series - Lost to New York Yankees 4-0
Manager: Donie Bush (94-60)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1927 Pittsburgh Pirates Statistics
1927 Pittsburgh Pirates Results

The Pittsburgh Pirates of the National League ended the 1927 season with a record of 94 wins and 60 losses, finishing first in the NL.

The Pirates plated 817 runs, tops in the circuit. Pittsburgh gave up 659 runs. Paul Waner drove in 131 runs and topped batters with significant playing time by connecting at a .380 clip. Carmen Hill led the squad with 22 wins, while Vic Aldridge, Ray Kremer and Lee Meadows each, too added 15 or more wins, too Ray Kremer recorded a 2.47 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Donie Bush coached the team. The 1927 Pittsburgh Pirates won the League Championship Series.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Vic AldridgePRROctober 25, 18935'9"175Crane, IN USA
Clyde BarnhartLFRRDecember 29, 18955'10"155Buck Valley, PA USA
Dick BartellSSRRNovember 22, 19075'9"160Chicago, IL USA
Fred BrickellRFLRNovember 9, 19065'7"160Saffordville, KS USA
Bullet Joe BushPRRNovember 27, 18925'9"173Ehime, MN USA
Adam ComoroskyLFRRDecember 9, 19045'10"167Swoyersville, PA USA
Joe Cronin2BRROctober 12, 19065'11"180San Francisco, CA USA
Kiki CuylerCFRRAugust 30, 18985'10"180Harrisville, MI USA
Mike CvengrosPLLDecember 1, 19005'8"159Pana, IL USA
Joe DawsonPRRMarch 9, 18975'11"182Bow, WA USA
Johnny GoochCBRNovember 9, 18975'11"175Smyrna, TN USA
George Grantham2BLRMay 20, 19005'10"170Galena, KS USA
Heinie Groh3BRRSeptember 18, 18895'8"158Rochester, NY USA
Joe Harris1BRRMay 20, 18915'9"170Coulter, PA USA
Carmen HillPRROctober 1, 18956'1"180Royalton, MN USA
Ray KremerPRRMarch 23, 18956'1"190Oakland, CA USA
Herman LayneCFRRFebruary 13, 19015'11"165New Haven, WV USA
Roy MahaffeyPRRFebruary 9, 19046'0"180Belton, SC USA
Lee MeadowsPLRJuly 12, 18946'0"190Oxford, NC USA
Johnny MiljusPRRJune 30, 18956'1"178Pittsburgh, PA USA
Johnny MorrisonPRROctober 22, 18955'11"188Pellville, KY USA
Chet NicholsPRRJuly 3, 18975'11"160Woonsocket, RI USA
Red PeeryPLLAugust 15, 19065'11"160Payson, UT USA
Hal Rhyne2BRRMarch 30, 18995'8"163Paso Robles, CA USA
Ed Sicking2BRRMarch 30, 18975'9"165St. Bernard, OH USA
Earl SmithCLRFebruary 14, 18975'10"180Sheridan, AR USA
Don SongerPLLJanuary 31, 18996'0"165Walnut, KS USA
Roy SpencerCRRFebruary 22, 19005'10"168Scranton, NC USA
Pie Traynor3BRRNovember 11, 18986'0"170Framingham, MA USA
Lloyd WanerCFLRMarch 16, 19065'9"150Harrah, OK USA
Paul WanerRFLLApril 16, 19035'8"153Harrah, OK USA
Glenn WrightSSRRFebruary 6, 19015'11"170Archie, MO USA
Emil YdePBLJanuary 28, 19005'11"165Great Lakes, IL USA