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Pittsburgh Pirates

1961 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Cheney, Tom Right   Right   5'11"  170  10/14/1934
-- Face, Roy Both   Right   5'8"  155  02/20/1928
-- Foss, Larry Right   Right   6'2"  187  04/18/1936
-- Francis, Earl Right   Right   6'2"  210  07/14/1935
-- Friend, Bob Right   Right   6'0"  190  11/24/1930
-- Gibbon, Joe Right   Left   6'4"  200  04/10/1935
-- Green, Fred Right   Left   6'4"  190  09/14/1933
-- Haddix, Harvey Left   Left   5'9"  170  09/18/1925
-- Jackson, Al Left   Left   5'10"  169  12/26/1935
-- Labine, Clem Right   Right   6'0"  180  08/06/1926
-- Law, Vern Right   Right   6'2"  195  03/12/1930
-- McBean, Al Right   Right   5'11"  165  05/15/1938
-- Mizell, Vinegar Bend Right   Left   6'3"  205  08/13/1930
-- Shantz, Bobby Right   Left   5'6"  139  09/26/1925
-- Sturdivant, Tom Left   Right   6'0"  170  04/28/1930
-- Umbricht, Jim Right   Right   6'4"  215  09/17/1930
-- Witt, George Right   Right   6'3"  185  11/09/1933
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Burgess, Smoky Left   Right   5'8"  185  02/06/1927
-- Leppert, Don Left   Right   6'2"  220  10/19/1931
-- Oldis, Bob Right   Right   6'1"  185  01/05/1928
-- Smith, Hal Right   Right   6'0"  195  12/07/1930
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Nelson, Rocky Left   Left   5'10"  175  11/18/1924
-- Stuart, Dick Right   Right   6'4"  212  11/07/1932
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Mazeroski, Bill Right   Right   5'11"  183  09/05/1936
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Baker, Gene Right   Right   6'1"  170  06/15/1925
-- Hoak, Don Right   Right   6'1"  170  02/05/1928
-- Logan, Johnny Right   Right   5'11"  175  03/23/1927
-- Schofield, Dick Both   Right   5'9"  163  01/07/1935
Shortstops
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Groat, Dick Right   Right   5'11"  180  11/04/1930
Undesignated
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Christopher, Joe Right   Right   5'10"  175  12/13/1935
-- Cimoli, Gino Right   Right   6'1"  180  12/18/1929
-- Clemente, Roberto Right   Right   5'11"  175  08/18/1934
-- Clendenon, Donn Right   Right   6'4"  209  07/15/1935
-- Mejias, Roman Right   Right   6'0"  175  08/09/1930
-- Moryn, Walt Left   Right   6'2"  205  04/12/1926
-- Skinner, Bob Left   Right   6'4"  190  10/03/1931
-- Virdon, Bill Left   Right   6'0"  175  06/09/1931
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