Season Information
Team Name
1979 Chicago White Sox
League
American League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
73-87 (.456)   GBL: -14
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
5 / 11 / 19
Runs For/Against
730 / 748   Diff: -18
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
20
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2020
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1979 Chicago White Sox Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    7Alan Bannister276OF-2B5-11175RR1951-09-03Montebello,CA
    1973-  1-   1-PHI
    MLB1974-19851973-19850.000US
    46Francisco Barrios255P6-3195RR1953-08-10Hermosillo,MX
    1973-  0-   0-SFN
    MLB1974-19811971-19810.000MX
    30Ross Baumgarten242P-DH6-1180LL1955-05-27Highland Park,IL
    1977- 20- 491-CHA
    MLB1978-19821977-19830.000US
    8Kevin Bell2343B-OF6-0195RR1955-07-13Los Angeles,CA
    1974-  1-   7-CHA
    MLB1976-19821974-19820.000US
    22Thad Bosley223OF-DH6-3175LL1956-09-17Oceanside,CA
    1974-  4-  82-CAL
    MLB1977-19901974-19900.000US
    40Britt Burns202P6-5218LL1959-06-08Houston,TX
    1978-  3-  70-CHA
    MLB1978-19851978-19900.000US
    13Harry Chappas212SS-OF5-3150BR1957-10-26Mount Rainier,MD
    1976-  6-  94-CHA
    MLB1978-19801976-19830.000US
    19Mike Colbern242C-OF6-3205RR1955-04-19Santa Monica,CA
    1976-  2-  32-CHA
    MLB1978-19791977-19820.000US
    49Richard Dotson201P6-0204RR1959-01-10Cincinnati,OH
    1977-  1-   7-CAL
    MLB1979-19901977-19900.000US
    42Mark Esser231P6-1190RL1956-04-01Erie,PA
    1977-  8- 160-CHA
    MLB1979-19791977-19820.000US
    22Ed Farmer297P6-5210RR1949-10-18Evergreen Park,IL
    1967-  5-  91-CLE
    MLB1971-19831967-19860.000US
    17Marv Foley252C-1B6-0195LR1953-08-29Stanford,KY
    1975- 17- 395-CHA
    MLB1978-19841975-19860.000US
    48Ralph Garr3312OF-DH5-11197LR1945-12-12Monroe,LA
    1967-  3-  52-ATL
    MLB1968-19801967-19800.000US
    10Joe Gates2423B-2B5-7175LR1954-10-03Gary,IN
    1973-  0-   0-KCA
    MLB1978-19791977-19820.000US
    47Rich Hinton326P6-2185LL1947-05-22Tucson,AZ
    1969-  3-  62-CHA
    MLB1971-19791969-19790.000US
    36Guy Hoffman221P5-9185LL1956-07-09Ottawa,IL
    1978-  0-   0-CHA
    MLB1979-19881975-19880.000US
    41Fred Howard221P6-3190RR1956-09-02Portland,ME
    1976-  6- 110-CHA
    MLB1979-19791977-19830.000US
    23LaMarr Hoyt241P-OF6-3244RR1955-01-01Columbia,SC
    1973-  5- 109-NYA
    MLB1979-19861973-19860.000US
    11Lamar Johnson2861B-DH6-2225RR1950-09-02Bessemer,AL
    1968-  3-  54-CHA
    MLB1974-19821968-19820.000US
    27Don Kessinger3616SS-2B6-1175BR1942-07-17Forrest City,AR
    1964-  0-   0-CHN
    MLB1964-19791964-19790.000US
    55Ken Kravec275P6-2185LL1951-07-29Cleveland,OH
    1973-  3-  69-CHA
    MLB1975-19821973-19870.000US
    47Jack Kucek266P6-2200RR1953-06-08Warren,OH
    1974-  2-  32-CHA
    MLB1974-19801974-19810.000US
    36Rusty Kuntz241OF-SS6-3190RR1955-02-04Orange,CA
    1977- 11- 261-CHA
    MLB1979-19851977-19850.000US
    44Lerrin LaGrow309P6-5220RR1948-07-08Phoenix,AZ
    1969-  6- 139-DET
    MLB1970-19801969-19800.000US
    50Chet Lemon245OF-DH6-0190RR1955-02-12Jackson,MS
    1972-  1-  22-OAK
    MLB1975-19901972-19900.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    5Milt May2810C6-0190LR1950-08-01Gary,IN
    1968- 11- 237-PIT
    MLB1970-19841968-19840.000US
    34Junior Moore2643B-OF5-11185RR1953-01-25Waskom,TX
    1971- 11- 257-ATL
    MLB1976-19801971-19800.000US
    12Jim Morrison2633B-2B5-11186RR1952-09-23Pensacola,FL
    1974-  5-  99-PHI
    MLB1977-19881974-19880.000US
    15Bill Nahorodny254C-1B6-2200RR1953-08-31Hamtramck,MI
    1972-  6- 123-PHI
    MLB1976-19841972-19850.000US
    20Wayne Nordhagen304OF-DH6-2205RR1948-07-04Thief River Falls,MN
    1968-  7- 136-NYA
    MLB1976-19831968-19830.000US
    6Jorge Orta2882B-DH5-10170LR1950-11-26Mazatlan,MX
    1971-  0-   0-CHA
    MLB1972-19871968-19870.000MX
    24Mike Proly283P6-0185RR1950-12-15Jamaica,NY
    1972-  9- 213-SLN
    MLB1976-19831972-19840.000US
    16Greg Pryor2933B-SS6-0186RR1949-10-02Marietta,OH
    1971-  6- 130-WS2
    MLB1976-19861971-19860.000US
    32Dewey Robinson241P6-0180RR1955-04-28Evanston,IL
    1977- 19- 467-CHA
    MLB1979-19811977-19820.000US
    55Gilberto Rondon252P-OF6-2200RR1953-11-18Bronx,NY
    1973-  3-  59-BAL
    MLB1976-19791976-19810.000US
    26Randy Scarbery271P6-1185BR1952-06-22Fresno,CA
    1973-  1-  23-OAK
    MLB1979-19801972-19800.000US
    37Ron Schueler318P-DH6-4205RR1948-04-18Catharine,KS
    1967-  3-  43-ATL
    MLB1972-19791967-19790.000US
    12Eric Soderholm3083B-DH5-11187RR1948-09-24Cortland,NY
    1968-  1-   1-MIN
    MLB1971-19801968-19800.000US
    25Mike Squires2741B-OF5-11185LL1952-03-05Kalamazoo,MI
    1973- 18- 429-CHA
    MLB1975-19851973-19850.000US
    35Pablo Torrealba315P5-9175LL1948-04-28Barquisimeto,VZ
    1966-  0-   0-ATL
    MLB1975-19791975-19790.000VZ
    21Rusty Torres308OF-DH5-10180BR1948-09-30Aguadilla,PR
    1966- 54- 811-NYA
    MLB1971-19801967-19810.000PR
    33Steve Trout212P6-4195LL1957-07-30Detroit,MI
    1976-  1-   8-CHA
    MLB1978-19891976-19900.000US
    18Claudell Washington246OF-DH6-0190LL1954-08-31Los Angeles,CA
    1972-  0-   0-OAK
    MLB1974-19901973-19900.000US
    28Rich Wortham252P6-0185RL1953-10-22Odessa,TX
    1976-  2-  27-CHA
    MLB1978-19831977-19830.000US
    44 record(s)
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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