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Pittsburgh Pirates

1954 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Friend, Bob Right   Right   6'0"  190  11/24/1930
-- Hetki, Johnny Right   Right   6'1"  202  05/12/1922
-- Hogue, Cal Right   Right   6'0"  185  10/24/1927
-- King, Nellie Right   Right   6'6"  185  03/15/1928
-- LaPalme, Paul Left   Left   5'10"  175  12/14/1923
-- Law, Vern Right   Right   6'2"  195  03/12/1930
-- Littlefield, Dick Left   Left   6'0"  180  03/18/1926
-- O'Donnell, George Right   Right   6'3"  175  05/27/1929
-- Page, Joe Left   Left   6'3"  200  10/28/1917
-- Pepper, Laurin Right   Right   5'11"  190  01/18/1931
-- Purkey, Bob Right   Right   6'2"  175  07/14/1929
-- Surkont, Max Right   Right   6'1"  195  06/16/1922
-- Thies, Jake Right   Right   5'11"  170  04/01/1926
-- Yochim, Len Left   Left   6'2"  200  10/16/1928
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Atwell, Toby Left   Right   5'9"  185  03/08/1924
-- Cooper, Walker Right   Right   6'3"  210  01/08/1915
-- Hall, Bill Left   Right   5'11"  165  07/30/1928
-- Koback, Nick Right   Right   6'0"  187  07/19/1935
-- Mangan, Jim Right   Right   5'10"  190  09/24/1929
-- Shepard, Jack Right   Right   6'2"  195  05/13/1931
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Skinner, Bob Left   Right   6'4"  190  10/03/1931
-- Ward, Preston Left   Right   6'4"  190  07/24/1927
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Roberts, Curt Right   Right   5'8"  165  08/16/1929
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Janowicz, Vic Right   Right   5'9"  185  02/26/1930
-- Pellagrini, Eddie Right   Right   5'9"  160  03/13/1918
-- Smith, Dick Right   Right   5'8"  160  07/21/1927
Shortstops
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Allie, Gair Right   Right   6'1"  190  10/28/1931
-- Cole, Dick Right   Right   6'2"  175  05/06/1926
Undesignated
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Abrams, Cal Left   Left   6'0"  185  03/02/1924
-- Gordon, Sid Right   Right   5'10"  185  08/13/1917
-- Hall, Dick Right   Right   6'6"  200  09/27/1930
-- Henley, Gail Left   Right   5'9"  180  10/15/1928
-- Jethroe, Sam Both   Right   6'1"  178  01/20/1918
-- Lynch, Jerry Left   Right   6'1"  185  07/17/1930
-- Marquez, Luis Right   Right   5'10"  174  10/28/1925
-- Rice, Hal Left   Right   6'1"  195  02/11/1924
-- Thomas, Frank Right   Right   6'3"  200  06/11/1929
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