1922 Pittsburgh Pirates
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Owner(s)Barney Dreyfuss
Manager(s)George Gibson, Bill McKechnie
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The 1922 Pittsburgh Pirates season was the 41st season of the Pittsburgh Pirates franchise; the 36th in the National League. The Pirates finished fourth in the league standings with a record of 85–69.

Regular season

Season standings

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
New York Giants 93 61 0.604 51–27 42–34
Cincinnati Reds 86 68 0.558 7 48–29 38–39
St. Louis Cardinals 85 69 0.552 8 42–35 43–34
Pittsburgh Pirates 85 69 0.552 8 45–33 40–36
Chicago Cubs 80 74 0.519 13 39–37 41–37
Brooklyn Robins 76 78 0.494 17 44–34 32–44
Philadelphia Phillies 57 96 0.373 35½ 35–41 22–55
Boston Braves 53 100 0.346 39½ 32–43 21–57


Record vs. opponents

1922 National League Records

Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]
Team BOS BR CHC CIN NYG PHI PIT STL
Boston 7–15 4–18 5–17 8–14–1 8–13 10–12 11–11
Brooklyn 15–7 11–11 8–14 8–14–1 15–7 11–11 8–14
Chicago 18–4 11–11 11–11–1 8–14 9–13–1 10–12 13–9
Cincinnati 17–5 14–8 11–11–1 10–12 15–7 11–11–1 8–14
New York 14–8–1 14–8–1 14–8 12–10 15–7 11–11 13–9
Philadelphia 13–8 7–15 13–9–1 7–15 7–15 3–19 7–15
Pittsburgh 12–10 11–11 12–10 11–11–1 11–11 19–3 9–13
St. Louis 11–11 14–8 9–13 14–8 9–13 15–7 13–9


Game log

1922 Game Log: 85–69 (Home: 45–33; Away: 40–36)
April: 7–8 (Home: 3–2; Away: 4–6)
# Date Opponent Score Win Loss Save Attendance Record
1 April 12 @ Cardinals 1–10 Sherdel Cooper (0–1) 18,000 0–1
2 April 13 @ Cardinals 4–8 Doak Glazner (0–1) Barfoot 0–2
3 April 15 @ Cardinals 2–3 Haines Adams (0–1) 0–3
4 April 16 @ Reds 4–3 Cooper (1–1) Rixey 1–3
5 April 17 @ Reds 1–0 Morrison (1–0) Luque 2–3
6 April 18 @ Reds 8–4 Carlson (1–0) Markle Hamilton (1) 3–3
7 April 20 Cardinals 10–5 Cooper (2–1) Barfoot Adams (1) 4–3
8 April 22 Cardinals 14–2 Morrison (2–0) Haines 5–3
9 April 23 @ Cubs 14–3 Carlson (2–0) Jones 6–3
10 April 24 @ Cubs 2–4 Aldridge Cooper (2–2) 6–4
11 April 26 @ Cubs 3–4 (10) Alexander Adams (0–2) 6–5
12 April 27 Reds 5–8 Luque Morrison (2–1) Donohue 6–6
13 April 28 Reds 3–5 Couch Carlson (2–1) 6–7
14 April 29 Reds 7–3 Cooper (3–2) Rixey 7–7
15 April 30 @ Reds 1–3 Donohue Glazner (0–2) 7–8
May: 17–8 (Home: 13–4; Away: 4–4)
# Date Opponent Score Win Loss Save Attendance Record
16 May 1 @ Reds 7–6 Adams (1–2) Luque Hamilton (2) 8–8
17 May 2 @ Reds 2–9 Couch Carlson (2–2) 8–9
18 May 5 Cubs 3–1 Cooper (4–2) Jones 9–9
19 May 6 Cubs 7–11 Aldridge Glazner (0–3) 9–10
20 May 7 @ Cubs 11–5 Carlson (3–2) Alexander 10–10
21 May 8 Robins 8–7 Yellow Horse (1–0) Grimes 11–10
22 May 9 Robins 8–2 Cooper (5–2) Cadore 6,000 12–10
23 May 11 Robins 12–6 Adams (2–2) Vance 7,000 13–10
24 May 12 Braves 5–3 Yellow Horse (2–0) Watson 14–10
25 May 13 Braves 5–8 McQuillan Cooper (5–3) 14–11
26 May 15 Braves 6–5 (10) Carlson (4–2) Oeschger 15–11
27 May 16 Braves 5–7 (12) Miller Cooper (5–4) 15–12
28 May 20 Giants 10–7 Carlson (5–2) Ryan Glazner (1) 25,000 16–12
29 May 22 Phillies 5–0 Cooper (6–4) Hubbell 17–12
30 May 23 Phillies 10–3 Morrison (3–1) Smith 18–12
31 May 24 Phillies 11–4 (8) Carlson (6–2) Ring 19–12
32 May 25 @ Cardinals 7–3 Glazner (1–3) Sherdel 20–12
33 May 26 @ Cardinals 2–6 Doak Cooper (6–5) 20–13
34 May 27 @ Cardinals 2–3 Sherdel Adams (2–3) 20–14
35 May 27 @ Cardinals 3–2 (10) Hamilton (1–0) Pfeffer Morrison (1) 21–14
36 May 28 @ Cardinals 3–4 Pertica Carlson (6–3) 21–15
37 May 29 Reds 5–2 Glazner (2–3) Donohue 22–15
38 May 30 Reds 3–9 Rixey Cooper (6–6) 22–16
39 May 30 Reds 7–3 Morrison (4–1) Keck 23–16
40 May 31 Reds 11–2 Hamilton (2–0) Couch 24–16
June: 8–17 (Home: 1–6; Away: 7–11)
# Date Opponent Score Win Loss Save Attendance Record
41 June 1 Cardinals 2–3 Pfeffer Carlson (6–4) Barfoot 24–17
42 June 3 Cardinals 6–9 Pertica Adams (2–4) 19,000 24–18
43 June 7 @ Phillies 5–0 Morrison (5–1) Meadows 25–18
44 June 8 @ Phillies 7–5 Carlson (7–4) Ring 26–18
45 June 9 @ Braves 3–7 Oeschger Cooper (6–7) 26–19
46 June 10 @ Braves 9–1 Glazner (3–3) Watson 27–19
47 June 12 @ Braves 2–11 Miller Morrison (5–2) 27–20
48 June 13 @ Braves 5–8 Marquard Cooper (6–8) McQuillan 27–21
49 June 14 @ Giants 0–13 Douglas Carlson (7–5) 10,000 27–22
50 June 15 @ Giants 2–4 Ryan Adams (2–5) 8,000 27–23
51 June 16 @ Giants 1–7 Barnes Glazner (3–4) 8,000 27–24
52 June 17 @ Giants 1–2 (10) Nehf Morrison (5–3) 15,000 27–25
53 June 18 @ Robins 2–0 (6) Cooper (7–8) Ruether 18,000 28–25
54 June 19 @ Robins 5–6 (14) Decatur Hamilton (2–1) 3,500 28–26
55 June 21 @ Robins 14–15 (10) Grimes Adams (2–6) 3,500 28–27
56 June 22 Cubs 8–6 Cooper (8–8) Alexander Carlson (1) 29–27
57 June 23 Reds 2–6 Rixey Morrison (5–4) 29–28
58 June 24 Reds 3–7 Luque Glazner (3–5) Keck 29–29
59 June 25 @ Reds 4–7 Couch Carlson (7–6) 29–30
60 June 26 @ Cubs 4–6 Stueland Morrison (5–5) 29–31
61 June 27 @ Cubs 6–1 Cooper (9–8) Cheeves 30–31
62 June 27 @ Cubs 7–6 Glazner (4–5) Alexander Carlson (2) 9,000 31–31
63 June 28 @ Cubs 7–2 Hamilton (3–1) Aldridge 32–31
64 June 29 Cardinals 5–8 Haines Carlson (7–7) 5,000 32–32
65 June 30 Cardinals 0–6 Sherdel Morrison (5–6) 32–33
July: 16–14 (Home: 12–10; Away: 4–4)
# Date Opponent Score Win Loss Save Attendance Record
66 July 1 Cardinals 5–9 Doak Cooper (9–9) North 32–34
67 July 1 Cardinals 9–8 Adams (3–6) Pertica Carlson (3) 33–34
68 July 2 @ Cubs 1–5 Alexander Hamilton (3–2) 8,000 33–35
69 July 3 Cubs 5–2 Yellow Horse (3–0) Stueland 34–35
70 July 4 Cubs 4–8 Cheeves Glazner (4–6) Osborne 34–36
71 July 4 Cubs 0–8 Aldridge Morrison (5–7) 34–37
72 July 5 Cubs 5–11 Jones Carlson (7–8) 34–38
73 July 6 Giants 3–6 Nehf Adams (3–7) 4,000 34–39
74 July 7 Giants 8–9 (18) Ryan Morrison (5–8) 4,000 34–40
75 July 8 Giants 7–5 Cooper (10–9) Toney 10,000 35–40
76 July 10 Giants 2–19 Nehf Hamilton (3–3) 15,000 35–41
77 July 10 Giants 5–4 Carlson (8–8) Ryan 36–41
78 July 11 Braves 4–10 McQuillan Morrison (5–9) 36–42
79 July 12 Braves 3–4 Watson Yellow Horse (3–1) Miller 36–43
80 July 14 Braves 6–1 Cooper (11–9) Marquard 37–43
81 July 15 Robins 3–2 (10) Morrison (6–9) Smith 12,000 38–43
82 July 16 @ Robins 2–6 Grimes Carlson (8–9) 8,000 38–44
83 July 17 Robins 8–5 Hamilton (4–3) Vance 3,500 39–44
84 July 19 Phillies 2–0 Cooper (12–9) Hubbell 40–44
85 July 20 Phillies 2–1 (12) Glazner (5–6) Weinert 41–44
86 July 21 Phillies 6–0 Morrison (7–9) Ring 42–44
87 July 22 Phillies 8–7 Hamilton (5–3) Meadows 43–44
88 July 24 Giants 3–2 Cooper (13–9) Barnes 44–44
89 July 24 Giants 4–11 Nehf Carlson (8–10) 20,000 44–45
90 July 25 @ Robins 5–3 Morrison (8–9) Grimes 2,000 45–45
91 July 26 @ Robins 0–7 Ruether Glazner (5–7) 2,500 45–46
92 July 28 @ Robins 2–3 Vance Adams (3–8) 3,000 45–47
93 July 29 @ Giants 8–3 Cooper (14–9) Toney 46–47
94 July 30 @ Giants 7–0 Morrison (9–9) Douglas 25,000 47–47
95 July 31 @ Giants 12–5 Hamilton (6–3) Barnes 3,000 48–47
August: 20–9 (Home: 11–8; Away: 9–1)
# Date Opponent Score Win Loss Save Attendance Record
96 August 1 @ Giants 10–2 Cooper (15–9) Ryan 8,000 49–47
97 August 3 @ Braves 5–1 Glazner (6–7) Watson 50–47
98 August 4 @ Braves 3–0 (8) Adams (4–8) Miller 51–47
99 August 5 @ Braves 9–3 Morrison (10–9) Marquard 52–47
100 August 7 @ Phillies 17–10 Glazner (7–7) Singleton 53–47
101 August 8 @ Phillies 19–8 Hamilton (7–3) Meadows 54–47
102 August 8 @ Phillies 7–3 Morrison (11–9) Winters 55–47
103 August 10 @ Phillies 14–4 Carlson (9–10) Ring 56–47
104 August 11 Reds 7–1 Cooper (16–9) Luque 57–47
105 August 12 Reds 6–0 Adams (5–8) Rixey 58–47
106 August 13 @ Reds 4–5 (10) Luque Hamilton (7–4) 58–48
107 August 14 Phillies 1–10 Winters Glazner (7–8) 58–49
108 August 15 Giants 6–2 Cooper (17–9) Nehf 25,000 59–49
109 August 16 Giants 6–7 Scott Hamilton (7–5) Nehf 16,000 59–50
110 August 17 Giants 3–6 McQuillan Morrison (11–10) 20,000 59–51
111 August 18 Braves 2–5 Miller Cooper (17–10) 59–52
112 August 19 Braves 1–4 Braxton Adams (5–9) 59–53
113 August 19 Braves 8–2 Brown (1–0) Watson 60–53
114 August 21 Braves 5–1 Hamilton (8–5) Oeschger 61–53
115 August 22 Phillies 4–3 Morrison (12–10) Meadows 62–53
116 August 23 Phillies 11–3 Cooper (18–10) Hubbell 63–53
117 August 24 Phillies 10–4 Brown (2–0) Winters 64–53
118 August 25 Robins 7–8 Decatur Carlson (9–11) 4,000 64–54
119 August 25 Robins 6–8 Cadore Glazner (7–9) 8,000 64–55
120 August 26 Robins 7–5 Morrison (13–10) Mamaux 8,000 65–55
121 August 28 Robins 4–3 (11) Cooper (19–10) Vance 66–55
122 August 29 Robins 2–3 Ruether Hamilton (8–6) 5,000 66–56
123 August 29 Robins 6–0 Adams (6–9) Cadore 9,000 67–56
124 August 30 @ Reds 2–0 (8) Glazner (8–9) Rixey 68–56
September: 17–11 (Home: 5–3; Away: 12–8)
# Date Opponent Score Win Loss Save Attendance Record
125 September 1 @ Cardinals 14–4 Morrison (14–10) Doak 69–56
126 September 1 @ Cardinals 6–11 Sell Cooper (19–11) Pfeffer 69–57
127 September 2 @ Cardinals 9–5 Brown (3–0) Sherdel Carlson (4) 70–57
128 September 3 @ Cubs 2–0 (11) Hamilton (9–6) Alexander 71–57
129 September 4 Cardinals 3–5 Pfeffer Adams (6–10) 71–58
130 September 4 Cardinals 6–5 Glazner (9–9) Barfoot 72–58
131 September 5 Cardinals 11–0 Morrison (15–10) Sell 73–58
132 September 7 Cubs 6–0 Cooper (20–11) Stueland 74–58
133 September 8 Cubs 7–10 Cheeves Brown (3–1) Kaufmann 74–59
134 September 9 Cubs 7–4 Glazner (10–9) Alexander 75–59
135 September 9 Cubs 8–7 (10) Hamilton (10–6) Kaufmann 76–59
136 September 13 @ Braves 8–1 Cooper (21–11) Oeschger 77–59
137 September 13 @ Braves 6–1 Morrison (16–10) Cooney 78–59
138 September 14 @ Braves 8–0 Adams (7–10) Miller 79–59
139 September 15 @ Braves 1–4 Marquard Glazner (10–10) 79–60
140 September 16 @ Phillies 11–6 Cooper (22–11) Meadows 80–60
141 September 16 @ Phillies 6–8 Behan Carlson (9–12) 80–61
142 September 18 @ Phillies 11–3 Morrison (17–10) Hubbell 81–61
143 September 18 @ Phillies 2–5 Weinert Hamilton (10–7) 81–62
144 September 19 @ Phillies 6–1 Glazner (11–10) Ring 1,000 82–62
145 September 20 @ Giants 4–1 Cooper (23–11) McQuillan 15,000 83–62
146 September 21 @ Giants 6–1 Hamilton (11–7) Nehf 15,000 84–62
147 September 22 @ Giants 7–8 McQuillan Adams (7–11) 15,000 84–63
148 September 23 @ Robins 5–9 Ruether Glazner (11–11) 15,000 84–64
149 September 23 @ Robins 1–5 Decatur Cooper (23–12) 20,000 84–65
150 September 24 @ Robins 2–4 Grimes Morrison (17–11) 84–66
151 September 24 @ Robins 11–3 (7) Adams (8–11) Cadore 23,000 85–66
152 September 27 Cubs 1–4 Fussell Cooper (23–13) 85–67
153 September 30 @ Reds 7–7 (10) 85–67
October: 0–2 (Home: 0–0; Away: 0–2)
# Date Opponent Score Win Loss Save Attendance Record
154 October 1 @ Reds 4–5 Markle Cooper (23–14) 85–68
155 October 1 @ Reds 1–5 Rixey Glazner (11–12) 85–69
Legend:        = Win        = Loss        = Tie
Bold = Pirates team member

Opening Day lineup

Roster

1922 Pittsburgh Pirates
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

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
C Johnny Gooch 105 353 116 .329 1 42
1B Charlie Grimm 154 593 173 .292 0 76
2B Cotton Tierney 122 441 152 .345 7 86
SS Rabbit Maranville 155 672 198 .295 0 63
3B Pie Traynor 142 571 161 .282 4 81
OF Carson Bigbee 150 614 215 .350 5 99
OF Reb Russell 60 220 81 .368 12 75
OF Max Carey 155 629 207 .329 10 70

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
Clyde Barnhart 75 209 69 .330 1 38
Walter Schmidt 40 152 50 .329 0 22
Jewel Ens 47 142 42 .296 0 17
Ray Rohwer 53 129 38 .295 3 22
Walter Mueller 32 122 33 .270 2 18
Johnny Mokan 31 89 23 .258 0 8
Jim Mattox 29 51 15 .294 0 3
Bubber Jonnard 10 21 5 .238 0 2
Stuffy Stewart 3 13 2 .154 0 0
Jack Hammond 9 11 3 .273 0 0
Jake Miller 3 11 1 .091 0 0
Tom McNamara 1 1 0 .000 0 0
Art Merewether 1 1 0 .000 0 0
Tom Lovelace 1 1 0 .000 0 0
Kiki Cuyler 1 0 0 --- 0 0

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
Wilbur Cooper 41 294.2 23 14 3.18 129
Johnny Morrison 45 286.1 17 11 3.43 104
Whitey Glazner 34 193 11 12 4.38 77
Babe Adams 27 171.1 8 11 3.57 39

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
Earl Hamilton 33 160 11 7 3.99 34
Hal Carlson 39 145.1 9 12 5.70 64
Chief Yellow Horse 28 77.2 3 1 4.52 24
Myrl Brown 7 34.2 3 1 5.97 9

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
Bonnie Hollingsworth 9 0 0 0 7.90 7
Jimmy Zinn 5 0 0 0 1.86 3
Rip Wheeler 1 0 0 0 0.00 0

References

  1. ^ From 1882-1906, the team played in Allegheny, Pennsylvania, which became annexed by Pittsburgh as the North Side in 1907.