Season Information
Team Name
1956 Chicago White Sox
League
American League
Division
-
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
85-69 (.552)   GBL: -12
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
3 / 3 / 6
Runs For/Against
776 / 634   Diff: +142
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
9
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2020
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1956 Chicago White Sox Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    25Cal Abrams328OF-1B5-11195LL1924-03-02Philadelphia,PA
    MLB1949-19561949-19560.000US
    11Luis Aparicio221SS5-9160RR1934-04-29Maracaibo,VZ
    MLB1956-19731954-19730.000VZ
    26Earl Battey212C6-1205RR1935-01-05Los Angeles,CA
    MLB1955-19671955-19670.000US
    3Jim Brideweser296SS-2B6-0165RR1927-02-13Lancaster,OH
    MLB1951-19571951-19570.000US
    32Harry Byrd316P6-1188RR1925-02-03Darlington,SC
    MLB1950-19571950-19570.000US
    20Sandy Consuegra357P-3B5-10165RR1920-09-03Potrerillos,CU
    MLB1950-19571950-19570.000CU
    31Jerry Dahlke261P6-0180RR1930-06-08Marathon,WI
    MLB1956-19561956-19560.000US
    25Jim Delsing309OF5-10175LR1925-11-13Rudolph,WI
    MLB1948-19601948-19600.000US
    18Jim Derrington161P6-3190LL1939-11-29Compton,CA
    MLB1956-19571956-19570.000US
    14Larry Doby3210OF-2B6-1182LR1923-12-13Camden,SC
    MLB1947-19591947-19590.000US
    22Dick Donovan286P6-3205LR1927-12-07Boston,MA
    MLB1950-19651950-19650.000US
    8Walt Dropo3381B-3B6-5220RR1923-01-30Moosup,CT
    MLB1949-19611949-19610.000US
    48Sammy Esposito2433B-SS5-9165RR1931-12-15Chicago,IL
    MLB1952-19631952-19630.000US
    27Bill Fischer251P6-0190RR1930-10-11Wausau,WI
    MLB1956-19641956-19640.000US
    16Mike Fornieles245P5-11172RR1932-01-18Havana,CU
    MLB1952-19631952-19630.000CU
    2Nellie Fox28102B-3B5-9150LR1927-12-25St. Thomas,PA
    MLB1947-19651947-19650.000US
    29Jack Harshman284P-1B6-2185LL1927-07-12San Diego,CA
    MLB1948-19601948-19600.000US
    3Fred Hatfield3173B-2B6-1171LR1925-03-18Lanett,AL
    MLB1950-19581950-19580.000US
    28Dixie Howell364P6-2210LR1920-01-07Harold,KY
    MLB1940-19581940-19580.000US
    42Ron Jackson2231B6-7225RR1933-10-22Kalamazoo,MI
    MLB1954-19601954-19600.000US
    44Connie Johnson333P6-4200RR1922-12-27Stone Mountain,GA
    MLB1953-19581953-19580.000US
    15Bob Keegan354P6-2207RR1920-08-04Rochester,NY
    MLB1953-19581953-19580.000US
    1George Kell33143B-1B5-9175RR1922-08-23Swifton,AR
    MLB1943-19571943-19570.000US
    30Bob Kennedy3515OF-3B6-2193RR1920-08-18Chicago,IL
    MLB1939-19571939-19570.000US
    27Ellis Kinder4111P6-0195RR1914-07-26Atkins,AR
    1941-  0-   0-NYA
    MLB1946-19571946-19570.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    31Paul LaPalme326P5-10184LL1923-12-14Springfield,MA
    MLB1951-19571951-19570.000US
    10Sherm Lollar3111C-1B6-1185RR1924-08-23Durham,AR
    MLB1946-19631946-19630.000US
    24Dick Marlowe276P6-2170RR1929-06-27Hickory,NC
    MLB1951-19561951-19560.000US
    36Morrie Martin337P6-0180LL1922-09-03Dixon,MO
    MLB1949-19591949-19590.000US
    36Jim McDonald297P5-10185RR1927-05-17Grants Pass,OR
    MLB1950-19581950-19580.000US
    9Minnie Minoso337OF-3B5-10175RR1922-11-29Havana,CU
    MLB1949-19801949-20030.000CU
    12Les Moss3111C5-11205RR1925-05-14Tulsa,OK
    MLB1946-19581946-19580.000US
    18Bob Nieman296OF5-11195RR1927-01-26Cincinnati,OH
    MLB1951-19621951-19620.000US
    6Ron Northey3611OF-3B5-10195LR1920-04-26Mahanoy City,PA
    MLB1942-19571942-19570.000US
    6Dave Philley3612OF-1B6-0188BR1920-05-16Paris,TX
    MLB1941-19621941-19620.000US
    5Bubba Phillips2823B-OF5-9180RR1928-02-24West Point,MS
    MLB1955-19641955-19640.000US
    19Billy Pierce2910P-1B5-10160LL1927-04-02Detroit,MI
    MLB1945-19641945-19640.000US
    24Howie Pollet3514P6-1175LL1921-06-26New Orleans,LA
    MLB1941-19561941-19560.000US
    7Jim Rivera335OF-1B6-0196LL1922-07-22New York,NY
    MLB1952-19611952-19610.000US
    21Gerry Staley3510P6-0195RR1920-08-21Brush Prairie,WA
    MLB1947-19611947-19610.000US
    30Jim Wilson3410P6-1200RR1922-02-20San Diego,CA
    1943-  0-   0-BOS
    MLB1945-19581945-19580.000US
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    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system