1964 Pittsburgh Pirates Season
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1964 Pittsburgh Pirates Season

1964 Pittsburgh Pirates
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s)John W. Galbreath (majority shareholder); Bing Crosby, Thomas P. Johnson (minority shareholders)
Manager(s)Danny Murtaugh
Local televisionKDKA-TV
Bob Prince, Jim Woods
Local radioKDKA
Bob Prince, Jim Woods, Claude Haring
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The 1964 Pittsburgh Pirates season was the 83rd in franchise history. The team finished tied for sixth in the National League with a record of 80-82, 13 games behind the St. Louis Cardinals.

Offseason

  • December 2, 1963: Byron Browne was drafted from the Pirates by the Chicago Cubs in the 1963 first-year draft.[2]
  • January 14, 1964: Dock Ellis was signed as an amateur free agent by the Pirates.[3]
  • Prior to 1964 season: John Lamb was signed as an amateur free agent by the Pirates.[4]

Regular season

Season standings

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
St. Louis Cardinals 93 69 0.574 -- 48-33 45-36
Philadelphia Phillies 92 70 0.568 1 46-35 46-35
Cincinnati Reds 92 70 0.568 1 47-34 45-36
San Francisco Giants 90 72 0.556 3 44-37 46-35
Milwaukee Braves 88 74 0.543 5 45-36 43-38
Pittsburgh Pirates 80 82 0.494 13 42-39 38-43
Los Angeles Dodgers 80 82 0.494 13 41-40 39-42
Chicago Cubs 76 86 0.469 17 40-41 36-45
Houston Colt .45s 66 96 0.407 27 41-40 25-56
New York Mets 53 109 0.327 40 33-48 20-61

Record vs. opponents

1964 National League Records

Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10]
Team CHC CIN HOU LAD MIL NYM PHI PIT SF STL
Chicago -- 6-12 11-7 10-8 8-10 11-7 6-12 9-9 9-9 6-12
Cincinnati 12-6 -- 12-6 14-4-1 9-9 11-7 9-9 8-10 7-11 10-8
Houston 7-11 6-12 -- 7-11 12-6 9-9 5-13 5-13 7-11 8-10
Los Angeles 8-10 4-14-1 11-7 -- 8-10 15-3-1 8-10 10-8 6-12 10-8
Milwaukee 10-8 9-9 6-12 10-8 -- 14-4 10-8 12-6 9-9 8-10
New York 7-11 7-11 9-9 3-15-1 4-14 -- 3-15 6-12 7-11 7-11
Philadelphia 12-6 9-9 13-5 10-8 8-10 15-3 -- 10-8 10-8 5-13
Pittsburgh 9-9 10-8 13-5 8-10 6-12 12-6 8-10 -- 8-10 6-12
San Francisco 9-9 11-7 11-7 12-6 9-9 11-7 8-10 10-8 -- 9-9
St. Louis 12-6 8-10 10-8 8-10 10-8 11-7 13-5 12-6 9-9 --


Game log

Opening Day lineup

Notable transactions

Roster

Statistics

Batting
Pitching

Farm system

Notes

  1. ^ From 1882-1906, the team played in Allegheny, Pennsylvania, which became annexed by Pittsburgh as the North Shore in 1907.
  2. ^ Byron Browne at Baseball-Reference
  3. ^ Dock Ellis at Baseball-Reference
  4. ^ John Lamb at Baseball-Reference
  5. ^ Al Oliver at Baseball Reference
  6. ^ Wilbur Wood at Baseball Reference
  7. ^ Smoky Burgess at Baseball Reference
  8. ^ "Major League Baseball Regular Season Hitting Stats | pirates.com: Stats". Pittsburgh Pirates.
  9. ^ "Major League Baseball Regular Season Pitching Stats | pirates.com: Stats". Pittsburgh Pirates.

References


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