1936 Pittsburgh Pirates Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 84-70
Finished 4th in the NL
Attendance: 444,555, Avg. 7,056
Ballpark: Forbes Field
Manager: Pie Traynor (84-70)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1936 Pittsburgh Pirates Statistics
1936 Pittsburgh Pirates Results

The Pittsburgh Pirates of the National League ended the 1936 season with a record of 84 wins and 70 losses, finishing fourth in the NL.

The Pirates scored 804 runs, most in the league. Pittsburgh conceded 718 runs. Gus Suhr led the squad with 11 home runs and recorded 118 runs batted in. Paul Waner paced hitters with significant playing time by connecting at a .373 clip. Bill Swift topped the team with 16 wins, while Red Lucas as well added 15 or more victories as well Red Lucas earned a 3.18 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Pie Traynor coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Russ BauersPLRMay 10, 19146'3"195Townsend, WI USA
Ralph BirkoferPLLNovember 5, 19085'11"213Cincinnati, OH USA
Cy BlantonPLRJuly 6, 19085'11"180Waurika, OK USA
Mace BrownPRRMay 21, 19096'1"190North English, IA USA
Earl BrowneLFLLMarch 5, 19116'0"175Louisville, KY USA
Bill Brubaker3BRRNovember 7, 19106'2"185Cleveland, OH USA
Guy BushPRRAugust 23, 19016'0"175Aberdeen, MS USA
Johnny DickshotRFRRJanuary 24, 19106'0"195Waukegan, IL USA
Hal FinneyCRRJuly 30, 19055'11"170Lafayette, AL USA
Bud HafeyCFRRAugust 6, 19126'0"185Berkeley, CA USA
Waite HoytPRRSeptember 9, 18996'0"180Brooklyn, NY USA
Woody JensenLFLLAugust 11, 19075'10"160Bremerton, WA USA
Cookie Lavagetto2BRRDecember 1, 19126'0"170Oakland, CA USA
Red LucasPLRApril 28, 19025'9"170Columbia, TN USA
Tom PaddenCRROctober 6, 19085'11"170Manchester, NH USA
Fred SchulteCFRRJanuary 13, 19016'1"183Belvidere, IL USA
Gus Suhr1BLRJanuary 3, 19066'0"180San Francisco, CA USA
Bill SwiftPRRJune 19, 19086'1"192Glen Lyon, PA USA
Jack TisingPLROctober 9, 19036'2"180High Point, MO USA
Al ToddCRRJanuary 7, 19026'1"198Troy, NY USA
Arky VaughanSSLRMarch 9, 19125'10"175Clifty, AR USA
Lloyd WanerCFLRMarch 16, 19065'9"150Harrah, OK USA
Paul WanerRFLLApril 16, 19035'8"153Harrah, OK USA
Jim WeaverPRRNovember 25, 19036'6"230Obion County, TN USA
Johnny WelchPLRDecember 2, 19066'3"184Washington, DC USA
Pep Young2BRRAugust 29, 19075'9"162Jamestown, NC USA