1986 Pittsburgh Pirates

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Season Overview

64-98 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1986 Pittsburgh Pirates

What was the record of the 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The Pittsburgh Pirates finished the regular season with a 64-98 record. They went 31-50 at home and 33-48 on the road.

What division did the 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates play in?

The 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates played in the East Division of the National League.

What was the division record of the 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates?

During the regular season, the 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates went 33-57 against their NL East opponents.

What was the 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Chicago Cubs 11-7 61.1% +27
Montreal Expos 7-11 38.9% +9
St. Louis Cardinals 7-11 38.9% -7
Philadelphia Phillies 7-11 38.9% -13
New York Mets 1-17 5.6% -54

What was the 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates had their best month in July, when they went 11-14 and had a 44% win percentage. Their worst month was September, when they went 9-19 and had a 32.1% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 7-10 41.2% +13
May 11-15 42.3% -20
June 12-18 40% +8
July 11-14 44% -9
August 12-19 38.7% +12
September 9-19 32.1% -29
October 2-3 40% -12

Did the 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates make the Postseason?

No, the Pirates didn't make the Postseason in 1986.

What was the run differential for the 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The Pittsburgh Pirates finished the regular season with a run differential of -37. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Pirates could have been expected to have about 77.0 wins, or a 77-85 record in the regular season.

How did the 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates went 20-42.

How did the 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates went 7-10 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates was a 6 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1986 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The longest losing streak that the Pittsburgh Pirates had during the 1986 regular season was 6 games, which occured 2 separate times.

1986 Pittsburgh Pirates Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 8, 1986 vs New York Mets Loss 2 - 4
Fri, Apr 11, 1986 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 4 - 5
Sat, Apr 12, 1986 vs Chicago Cubs Win 3 - 1
Sun, Apr 13, 1986 vs Chicago Cubs Win 8 - 0
Mon, Apr 14, 1986 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 1 (10)
Fri, Apr 18, 1986 @ Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 0
Sat, Apr 19, 1986 @ Chicago Cubs Win 14 - 8
Sun, Apr 20, 1986 @ Chicago Cubs Win 10 - 8 (17)
Mon, Apr 21, 1986 @ New York Mets Loss 5 - 6
Tue, Apr 22, 1986 @ New York Mets Loss 1 - 7
Thu, Apr 24, 1986 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 4
Fri, Apr 25, 1986 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 6
Sat, Apr 26, 1986 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 5 - 6
Sun, Apr 27, 1986 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 13 - 5
Mon, Apr 28, 1986 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 2
Tue, Apr 29, 1986 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 4 - 5
Wed, Apr 30, 1986 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 5 - 6 (12)
Thu, May 1, 1986 @ San Francisco Giants Win 6 - 2
Fri, May 2, 1986 @ San Diego Padres Win 4 - 0
Sat, May 3, 1986 @ San Diego Padres Win 7 - 6
Sun, May 4, 1986 @ San Diego Padres Win 5 - 2
Tue, May 6, 1986 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 7
Wed, May 7, 1986 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 5 - 7
Thu, May 8, 1986 vs San Francisco Giants Win 8 - 2
Fri, May 9, 1986 vs Houston Astros Loss 2 - 3
Sat, May 10, 1986 vs Houston Astros Loss 3 - 6
Sun, May 11, 1986 vs Houston Astros Win 4 - 3 (12)
Tue, May 13, 1986 vs San Diego Padres Loss 2 - 4
Wed, May 14, 1986 vs San Diego Padres Loss 4 - 10
Fri, May 16, 1986 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 7
Sat, May 17, 1986 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 0
Sun, May 18, 1986 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 7
Tue, May 20, 1986 @ Houston Astros Win 4 - 2
Wed, May 21, 1986 @ Houston Astros Win 2 - 1
Thu, May 22, 1986 @ Houston Astros Loss 0 - 4
Fri, May 23, 1986 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 9 - 12 (12)
Sat, May 24, 1986 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 4
Sun, May 25, 1986 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 4 - 7
Mon, May 26, 1986 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 4 - 9
Tue, May 27, 1986 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 2 - 6 (12)
Wed, May 28, 1986 vs Atlanta Braves Win 4 - 3
Fri, May 30, 1986 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 4 - 6 (11)
Sat, May 31, 1986 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 0
Sun, Jun 1, 1986 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 12 - 3
Mon, Jun 2, 1986 @ Atlanta Braves Win 9 - 2
Tue, Jun 3, 1986 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 5 - 8
Wed, Jun 4, 1986 @ Atlanta Braves Win 12 - 3
Thu, Jun 5, 1986 vs New York Mets Loss 0 - 7
Fri, Jun 6, 1986 vs New York Mets Win 7 - 1
Fri, Jun 6, 1986 vs New York Mets Loss 4 - 10
Sat, Jun 7, 1986 vs New York Mets Loss 4 - 6
Sun, Jun 8, 1986 vs New York Mets Loss 3 - 4
Mon, Jun 9, 1986 vs Chicago Cubs Win 6 - 5 (11)
Tue, Jun 10, 1986 vs Chicago Cubs Win 6 - 4
Wed, Jun 11, 1986 vs Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 3
Fri, Jun 13, 1986 @ New York Mets Loss 5 - 6
Sat, Jun 14, 1986 @ New York Mets Loss 1 - 5
Sun, Jun 15, 1986 @ New York Mets Loss 1 - 4
Sun, Jun 15, 1986 @ New York Mets Loss 5 - 8
Mon, Jun 16, 1986 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 4
Tue, Jun 17, 1986 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 7
Wed, Jun 18, 1986 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 2 - 1 (12)
Thu, Jun 19, 1986 @ Montreal Expos Win 4 - 2
Fri, Jun 20, 1986 @ Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 7
Sat, Jun 21, 1986 @ Montreal Expos Win 14 - 1
Sun, Jun 22, 1986 @ Montreal Expos Loss 1 - 2
Mon, Jun 23, 1986 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 2 (11)
Tue, Jun 24, 1986 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 5
Wed, Jun 25, 1986 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 2 (10)
Fri, Jun 27, 1986 vs Montreal Expos Win 7 - 1
Sat, Jun 28, 1986 vs Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Jun 29, 1986 vs Montreal Expos Loss 4 - 6
Mon, Jun 30, 1986 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 2
Tue, Jul 1, 1986 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 4 - 5 (12)
Wed, Jul 2, 1986 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 3
Thu, Jul 3, 1986 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 6
Fri, Jul 4, 1986 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 6 - 4
Sat, Jul 5, 1986 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 5 - 0
Sun, Jul 6, 1986 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 4
Mon, Jul 7, 1986 @ San Diego Padres Win 3 - 1 (10)
Tue, Jul 8, 1986 @ San Diego Padres Loss 2 - 4
Wed, Jul 9, 1986 @ San Diego Padres Win 6 - 4
Thu, Jul 10, 1986 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 6
Fri, Jul 11, 1986 @ San Francisco Giants Win 8 - 4
Sat, Jul 12, 1986 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 3
Sun, Jul 13, 1986 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 11
Thu, Jul 17, 1986 vs San Diego Padres Loss 1 - 2
Fri, Jul 18, 1986 vs San Diego Padres Win 12 - 7
Sat, Jul 19, 1986 vs San Diego Padres Win 4 - 3
Sun, Jul 20, 1986 vs San Diego Padres Win 4 - 2
Tue, Jul 22, 1986 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Jul 23, 1986 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 5 - 6
Thu, Jul 24, 1986 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 9
Fri, Jul 25, 1986 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 7
Sat, Jul 26, 1986 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 0 - 9
Sun, Jul 27, 1986 vs San Francisco Giants Win 7 - 0
Mon, Jul 28, 1986 @ Montreal Expos Win 7 - 4
Wed, Jul 30, 1986 @ Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Aug 1, 1986 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 0
Sat, Aug 2, 1986 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 7
Sun, Aug 3, 1986 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 0
Mon, Aug 4, 1986 vs Montreal Expos Loss 4 - 5
Tue, Aug 5, 1986 vs Montreal Expos Loss 0 - 3
Wed, Aug 6, 1986 vs Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 3
Thu, Aug 7, 1986 vs Montreal Expos Loss 4 - 5
Fri, Aug 8, 1986 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 3
Sat, Aug 9, 1986 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 8 - 5
Sun, Aug 10, 1986 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 4 - 5
Mon, Aug 11, 1986 @ Chicago Cubs Win 10 - 7
Tue, Aug 12, 1986 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 1 - 3
Wed, Aug 13, 1986 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 8 - 9
Thu, Aug 14, 1986 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 7 - 8
Fri, Aug 15, 1986 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 5
Fri, Aug 15, 1986 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Aug 16, 1986 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 1
Sat, Aug 16, 1986 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 0 - 6
Sun, Aug 17, 1986 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 5
Mon, Aug 18, 1986 vs Houston Astros Loss 0 - 3
Tue, Aug 19, 1986 vs Houston Astros Loss 0 - 1
Wed, Aug 20, 1986 vs Houston Astros Win 4 - 1
Fri, Aug 22, 1986 vs Atlanta Braves Win 16 - 5