1986 Pittsburgh Pirates season
|1986 Pittsburgh Pirates|
|Barry Bonds' Rookie Season|
|Major League affiliations|
|General manager(s)||Syd Thrift|
John Sanders, Alan Cutler, Steve Blass
Pirates Cable Network
Steve Blass, Mike Lange
Lanny Frattare, Jim Rooker
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The 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates season was the 105th season of the Pittsburgh Pirates franchise; the 100th in Major League Baseball (MLB). The Pirates finished sixth and last in the National League East with a record of 64–98. This was also the rookie season of left fielder Barry Bonds, who led the Pirates with 36 stolen bases and finished second on the club with 16 home runs.
- 1 Offseason
- 2 Regular season
- 3 Player stats
- 4 Awards and honors
- 5 Farm system
- 6 References
- October 4, 1985: Jerry Dybzinski was released by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
- December 10, 1985: Bobby Bonilla was drafted from the Pirates by the Chicago White Sox in the 1985 rule 5 draft.
- May 30, 1986: The Pirates recalled Barry Bonds from the Triple A Hawaii Islanders. At the time of the callup, Bonds was hitting .311, with 7 Home Runs, 37 RBIs and 16 stolen bases at Triple A.
Opening Day starters
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- April 4, 1986: Johnnie LeMaster was released by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
- July 23, 1986: Lee Mazzilli was released by the Pirates.
- July 23, 1986: José DeLeón was traded by the Pirates to the Chicago White Sox for Bobby Bonilla.
- September 30, 1986: Jeff Zaske was traded by the Pirates to the Texas Rangers for Randy Kramer.
- June 2, 1986: 1986 Major League Baseball Draft
|1986 Pittsburgh Pirates|
Starters by position
Note: Pos = position; G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In
Awards and honors
- Barry Bonds, Led all rookies in home runs (16)
- Bobby Bonilla page at Baseball Reference
- Lee Mazzilli page at Baseball Reference
- Randy Kramer page at Baseball Reference
- Stan Belinda page at Baseball Reference
- Archi Cianfrocco page at Baseball Reference
- 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates team page at Baseball Reference
- 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates team page at www.baseball-almanac.com
- Johnson, Lloyd; Wolff, Miles, eds. (2007). The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball (3rd ed.). Durham, N.C.: Baseball America. ISBN 978-1-932391-17-6.