1976 Pittsburgh Pirates Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 92-70
Finished 2nd in the NL's East Division
Attendance: 1,025,952, Avg. 14,054
Ballpark: Three Rivers Stadium
Manager: Danny Murtaugh (92-70)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1976 Pittsburgh Pirates Statistics
1976 Pittsburgh Pirates Results

The Pittsburgh Pirates of the National League ended the 1976 season with a record of 92 wins and 70 losses, finishing second in the NL's East Division.

The Pirates plated 708 runs and allowed 630 runs. Bill Robinson and Richie Zisk paced Pittsburgh with 21 home runs apiece., while Willie Stargell walloped 20 or more also. Dave Parker drove in 90 runs. Al Oliver topped all regular batters by connecting at a .323 clip. John Candelaria led the team with 16 wins, plus Jim Rooker added 15 or more wins, too Bruce Kison recorded a 3.08 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Danny Murtaugh coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Tony ArmasCFRRJuly 2, 19535'11"182Puerto Piritu, An Venezuela
Doug BairPRRAugust 22, 19496'0"170Defiance, OH USA
John CandelariaPLLNovember 6, 19536'7"230New York, NY USA
Larry DemeryPRRJune 4, 19536'0"170Bakersfield, CA USA
Miguel DiloneCFBRNovember 1, 19546'0"160Santiago, Sa D.R.
Duffy DyerCRRAugust 15, 19456'0"187Dayton, OH USA
Dave GiustiPRRNovember 27, 19395'11"190Seneca Falls, NY USA
Richie Hebner3BLRNovember 26, 19476'1"195Boston, MA USA
Tommy Helms3BRRMay 5, 19415'10"165Charlotte, NC USA
Ramon HernandezPBLAugust 31, 19405'11"165Carolina, P.R.
Ed Kirkpatrick1BLROctober 8, 19445'11"195Spokane, WA USA
Bruce KisonPRRFebruary 18, 19506'4"178Pasco, WA USA
Rick LangfordPRRMarch 20, 19526'0"180Farmville, VA USA
Doc MedichPRRDecember 9, 19486'5"225Aliquippa, PA USA
Mario MendozaSSRRDecember 26, 19505'11"170Chihuahua, Ch Mexico
Bob MoosePRROctober 9, 19476'0"200Export, PA USA
Omar MorenoCFLLOctober 24, 19526'2"180Puerto Armuelles, Ch Panama
Al OliverCFLLOctober 14, 19466'0"195Portsmouth, OH USA
Ed OttCLRJuly 11, 19515'10"190Muncy, PA USA
Dave ParkerRFLRJune 9, 19516'5"230Grenada, MS USA
Jerry ReussPLLJune 19, 19496'5"200St. Louis, MO USA
Craig ReynoldsSSLRDecember 27, 19526'1"175Houston, TX USA
Bob Robertson1BRROctober 2, 19466'1"195Frostburg, MD USA
Bill RobinsonOFRRJune 26, 19436'2"189McKeesport, PA USA
Jim RookerPRLSeptember 23, 19426'0"195Lakeview, OR USA
Manny SanguillenCRRMarch 21, 19446'0"193Colon, Co Panama
Willie Stargell1BLLMarch 6, 19406'2"188Earlsboro, OK USA
Rennie Stennett2BRRApril 5, 19515'11"160Colon, Co Panama
Frank TaverasSSRRDecember 24, 19496'0"155Las Matas de Santa Cruz, Mo D.R.
Kent TekulvePRRMarch 5, 19476'4"180Cincinnati, OH USA
Richie ZiskLFRRFebruary 6, 19496'1"200Brooklyn, NY USA