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1994 Pittsburgh Pirates season

1994 Pittsburgh Pirates
Major League affiliations
Location
  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (since 1882)
  • Other information
    Owner(s) Pittsburgh Associates
    General manager(s) Cam Bonifay
    Manager(s) Jim Leyland
    Local television KDKA-TV
    Steve Blass
    Lanny Frattare
    Greg Brown
    Bob Walk
    KBL
    Steve Blass
    Lanny Frattare
    Greg Brown
    Bob Walk
    Local radio KDKA
    Steve Blass
    Lanny Frattare
    Greg Brown
    Bob Walk
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    The 1994 Pittsburgh Pirates season was the 113th season of the Pittsburgh Pirates franchise; the 108th in Major League Baseball (MLB). The Pirates finished the shortened season third in the National League Central with a record of 53–61.

    Offseason

    • January 5, 1994: Gary Varsho was signed as a Free Agent with the Pittsburgh Pirates.[1]
    • March 28, 1994: Gary Varsho was released by the Pittsburgh Pirates.[1]
    • March 29, 1994: Gary Varsho was signed as a Free Agent with the Pittsburgh Pirates.[1]

    Regular season

    The Pirates had scored 466 runs (4.09 per game) and allowed 580 runs (5.09 per game) with a 53-61 record by Friday, August 12, 1994, when the MLB Players' Strike began.[2] Pittsburgh struggled offensively during the season, finishing 28th in runs scored (466), runs batted in (435), home runs (80, tied with the Philadelphia Phillies), total bases (1,485) and slugging percentage (.384).[3] They were shut out 11 times in 114 games, the most in the Majors. One highlight of the season was their 4-0 shutout of the best team in baseball, the Montreal Expos, at Three Rivers Stadium on Thursday, August 11, just one day prior to the Strike.[2] Zane Smith picked up the win for the Pirates.[4]

    Season standings

    Template:MLB standings Template:MLB standings

    Wild card team W L Pct. GB
    Atlanta Braves 68 46 0.597
    Houston Astros 66 49 0.574 212
    New York Mets 55 58 0.487 1212
    San Francisco Giants 55 60 0.478 1312
    Philadelphia Phillies 54 61 0.470 1412
    St. Louis Cardinals 53 61 0.465 15
    Pittsburgh Pirates 53 61 0.465 15
    Colorado Rockies 53 64 0.453 1612
    Florida Marlins 51 64 0.444 1712
    Chicago Cubs 49 64 0.434 1812
    San Diego Padres 47 70 0.402 2212

    Opening Day starters

    Notable transactions

    • August 31, 1994: Aramis Ramirez was signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates as an amateur free agent.[5]

    All-Star game

    The 1994 Major League Baseball All-Star Game was the 65th playing of the midsummer classic between the all-stars of the American League (AL) and National League (NL), the two leagues comprising Major League Baseball. The game was held on July 12, 1994 at Three Rivers Stadium in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the home of the Pittsburgh Pirates of the National League. The game resulted in the National League defeating the American League 8-7 in 10 innings. It was the National League's first win since 1987.

    Roster

    1994 Pittsburgh Pirates
    Roster
    Pitchers Catchers

    Infielders

    Outfielders Manager

    Coaches

    Player stats

    Batting

    Starters by position

    Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

    Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

    Other batters

    Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

    Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
    Foley, TomTom Foley 59 123 29 .236 3 15

    Pitching

    Starting pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G IP W L ERA SO

    Other pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G IP W L ERA SO

    Relief pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G W L SV ERA SO

    Awards and honors

    1994 Major League Baseball All-Star Game

    Farm system

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