1974 Pittsburgh Pirates

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1974 Pittsburgh Pirates

What was the record of the 1974 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The Pittsburgh Pirates finished the regular season with a 88-74 record. They went 52-29 at home and 36-45 on the road. Including the postseason, the Pittsburgh Pirates went 89-77. Their final game was a loss in the NL Championship Series to the Los Angeles Dodgers.

What division did the 1974 Pittsburgh Pirates play in?

The 1974 Pittsburgh Pirates played in the East Division of the National League.

What was the division record of the 1974 Pittsburgh Pirates?

During the regular season, the 1974 Pittsburgh Pirates went 44-46 against their NL East opponents.

Who won the NL East in 1974?

The Pirates won the NL East in the 1974 season with a 88-74 record. The Cardinals finished 1.5 games back with a 86-75 record. The Phillies finished 8 games back with a 80-82 record. The Expos finished 8.5 games back with a 79-82 record. The Mets finished 17 games back with a 71-91 record. The Cubs finished 22 games back with a 66-96 record.

What was the 1974 Pittsburgh Pirates record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
New York Mets 11-7 61.1% +26
Chicago Cubs 9-9 50% -1
Montreal Expos 9-9 50% -14
Philadelphia Phillies 8-10 44.4% -5
St. Louis Cardinals 7-11 38.9% -5

What was the 1974 Pittsburgh Pirates record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1974 Pittsburgh Pirates had their best month in August, when they went 20-8 and had a 71.4% win percentage. Their worst month was April, when they went 6-12 and had a 33.3% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 6-12 33.3% -17
May 11-15 42.3% +3
June 15-13 53.6% +25
July 18-14 56.2% -5
August 20-8 71.4% +72
September 16-12 57.1% +14
October 2-0 100% +2

Did the 1974 Pittsburgh Pirates make the Postseason?

Yes, the Pittsburgh Pirates made the Postseason in 1974. They lost their only series against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL Championship Series.

What was the run differential for the 1974 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The Pittsburgh Pirates finished the regular season with a run differential of +94. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Pirates could have been expected to have about 90.9 wins, or a 91-71 record in the regular season.

How did the 1974 Pittsburgh Pirates perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1974 Pittsburgh Pirates went 33-34.

How did the 1974 Pittsburgh Pirates perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1974 Pittsburgh Pirates went 11-10 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1974 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1974 Pittsburgh Pirates was a 8 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1974 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The longest losing streak that the Pittsburgh Pirates had during the 1974 regular season was 6 games, which occured 2 separate times.

1974 Pittsburgh Pirates Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Fri, Apr 5, 1974 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 5 - 6 (10)
Sat, Apr 6, 1974 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 0 - 8
Wed, Apr 10, 1974 vs Montreal Expos Loss 8 - 12 (13)
Thu, Apr 11, 1974 vs Montreal Expos Loss 1 - 5
Fri, Apr 12, 1974 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 6 - 7 (11)
Sat, Apr 13, 1974 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 4 - 6
Sun, Apr 14, 1974 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 8 - 4
Sun, Apr 14, 1974 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 5 - 6
Tue, Apr 16, 1974 @ Chicago Cubs Win 8 - 5 (12)
Wed, Apr 17, 1974 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 9 - 18
Thu, Apr 18, 1974 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 0 - 1
Sat, Apr 20, 1974 @ New York Mets Loss 2 - 5
Sun, Apr 21, 1974 @ New York Mets Win 7 - 0
Wed, Apr 24, 1974 @ Atlanta Braves Win 5 - 3
Thu, Apr 25, 1974 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Apr 26, 1974 vs Houston Astros Win 4 - 3
Sat, Apr 27, 1974 vs Houston Astros Loss 7 - 10
Sun, Apr 28, 1974 vs Houston Astros Win 7 - 3
Wed, May 1, 1974 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 5
Fri, May 3, 1974 vs Atlanta Braves Win 4 - 2
Sat, May 4, 1974 vs Atlanta Braves Win 4 - 3
Sun, May 5, 1974 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 2 - 3
Tue, May 7, 1974 @ Houston Astros Loss 1 - 2
Wed, May 8, 1974 @ Houston Astros Loss 6 - 8 (12)
Thu, May 9, 1974 @ Houston Astros Win 4 - 1
Fri, May 10, 1974 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 3
Sat, May 11, 1974 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 3
Sun, May 12, 1974 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 7 - 8
Tue, May 14, 1974 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 1 - 7
Wed, May 15, 1974 vs Chicago Cubs Win 3 - 2 (14)
Thu, May 16, 1974 vs Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 2
Sat, May 18, 1974 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 9
Sun, May 19, 1974 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 3
Sun, May 19, 1974 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 2 - 1
Mon, May 20, 1974 @ Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 4
Tue, May 21, 1974 @ Montreal Expos Win 8 - 4
Thu, May 23, 1974 @ Montreal Expos Loss 4 - 5
Fri, May 24, 1974 vs New York Mets Win 4 - 1
Sat, May 25, 1974 vs New York Mets Loss 3 - 4
Sun, May 26, 1974 vs New York Mets Loss 3 - 5
Mon, May 27, 1974 vs San Diego Padres Win 6 - 0
Mon, May 27, 1974 vs San Diego Padres Win 8 - 7
Wed, May 29, 1974 vs San Diego Padres Win 13 - 3
Fri, May 31, 1974 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 5 - 7
Sat, Jun 1, 1974 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 14 - 1
Sun, Jun 2, 1974 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 5
Tue, Jun 4, 1974 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 0 - 5
Wed, Jun 5, 1974 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 3
Thu, Jun 6, 1974 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 0 - 6
Fri, Jun 7, 1974 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 6
Sat, Jun 8, 1974 @ San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 2
Sun, Jun 9, 1974 @ San Francisco Giants Win 14 - 1
Mon, Jun 10, 1974 @ San Diego Padres Loss 8 - 9
Tue, Jun 11, 1974 @ San Diego Padres Win 5 - 2
Wed, Jun 12, 1974 @ San Diego Padres Loss 2 - 5
Fri, Jun 14, 1974 vs San Francisco Giants Win 4 - 2
Sat, Jun 15, 1974 vs San Francisco Giants Win 3 - 2
Sun, Jun 16, 1974 vs San Francisco Giants Win 4 - 3
Mon, Jun 17, 1974 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 7 - 3
Tue, Jun 18, 1974 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 2 - 0
Wed, Jun 19, 1974 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 7 - 3
Thu, Jun 20, 1974 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 0 - 3
Fri, Jun 21, 1974 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Jun 22, 1974 @ Chicago Cubs Win 6 - 0
Sun, Jun 23, 1974 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 7
Mon, Jun 24, 1974 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 3
Mon, Jun 24, 1974 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 0 - 4
Tue, Jun 25, 1974 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 7 - 8
Wed, Jun 26, 1974 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 2
Sat, Jun 29, 1974 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 3
Sun, Jun 30, 1974 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 11 - 8
Sun, Jun 30, 1974 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 2
Tue, Jul 2, 1974 vs Montreal Expos Win 4 - 2
Wed, Jul 3, 1974 vs Montreal Expos Win 2 - 1
Thu, Jul 4, 1974 vs Montreal Expos Loss 1 - 2
Thu, Jul 4, 1974 vs Montreal Expos Win 3 - 2
Fri, Jul 5, 1974 @ Houston Astros Loss 1 - 7
Sat, Jul 6, 1974 @ Houston Astros Loss 0 - 1
Sun, Jul 7, 1974 @ Houston Astros Win 6 - 4 (10)
Mon, Jul 8, 1974 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 0 - 5
Tue, Jul 9, 1974 vs Atlanta Braves Win 5 - 4
Wed, Jul 10, 1974 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 5 - 10
Fri, Jul 12, 1974 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 0 - 7
Fri, Jul 12, 1974 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 4
Sat, Jul 13, 1974 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 4 - 9
Sun, Jul 14, 1974 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Jul 14, 1974 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 2 - 1
Mon, Jul 15, 1974 vs Houston Astros Win 3 - 1
Tue, Jul 16, 1974 vs Houston Astros Win 6 - 2
Wed, Jul 17, 1974 vs Houston Astros Win 11 - 3
Thu, Jul 18, 1974 @ Atlanta Braves Win 4 - 0
Fri, Jul 19, 1974 @ Atlanta Braves Win 2 - 0
Sat, Jul 20, 1974 @ Atlanta Braves Win 7 - 6 (11)
Sun, Jul 21, 1974 @ Atlanta Braves Win 6 - 2
Thu, Jul 25, 1974 @ Montreal Expos Loss 5 - 10
Thu, Jul 25, 1974 @ Montreal Expos Win 3 - 2
Fri, Jul 26, 1974 @ Montreal Expos Win 3 - 0
Sat, Jul 27, 1974 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 5 - 6
Sat, Jul 27, 1974 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 4 - 7
Sun, Jul 28, 1974 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 3
Mon, Jul 29, 1974 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 13
Tue, Jul 30, 1974 @ New York Mets Win 6 - 0
Tue, Jul 30, 1974 @ New York Mets Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Jul 31, 1974 @ New York Mets Win 8 - 3
Thu, Aug 1, 1974 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 5 (11)
Fri, Aug 2, 1974 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 2 (14)
Sat, Aug 3, 1974 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Aug 4, 1974 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Aug 4, 1974 vs Chicago Cubs Win 7 - 1
Tue, Aug 6, 1974 vs New York Mets Win 9 - 8 (11)
Wed, Aug 7, 1974 vs New York Mets Win 10 - 1
Thu, Aug 8, 1974 vs New York Mets Win 4 - 3
Fri, Aug 9, 1974 vs San Diego Padres Win 7 - 3
Sat, Aug 10, 1974 vs San Diego Padres Loss 4 - 8
Sun, Aug 11, 1974 vs San Diego Padres Win 8 - 1
Mon, Aug 12, 1974 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 7 - 4
Tue, Aug 13, 1974 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 14 - 3
Wed, Aug 14, 1974 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 3 (10)
Fri, Aug 16, 1974 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 5 - 2
Sat, Aug 17, 1974 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 3
Sun, Aug 18, 1974 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 10 - 3