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1956 Chicago White Sox (MLB)

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W-L Record: 85-69 .552
Rank: 3rd in American League
Run Differential: 776-634 + 142
Manager(s): Marty Marion
General Manager: Charlie Comiskey, Johnny Rigney
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Comiskey Park
Attendance: 1,000,090 9/16
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Del Wilber
Assistant Coach: George Myatt
Bullpen Coach: Ray Berres
First Base Coach: Don Gutteridge
American League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9757.630--
8866.5719.0
8569.55212.0
8470.54513.0
8272.53215.0
6985.44828.0
5995.38338.0
52102.33845.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
25Cal AbramsOF32301
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0000002100000.333.600.333933.000.667.5000.50--15
11Luis AparicioSS2253369142
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6
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3
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562143463121419.266.310.341651.075.171.2971.85177.7182582
26Earl BatteyC21411
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0000001100002.250.400.250650.000.250.3331.00--15
3Jim BrideweserSS291102
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1
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001000310000.182.182.273455.091.091.250----311
32Harry ByrdP311000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
20Sandy ConsuegraP354000000000200000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----04
25Jim DelsingOF3041115
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00210101300100.122.294.195489.073.341.1791.30--852
18Jim DerringtonP16201
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0000000100000.500.500.5001000.000.0001.000----12
14Larry DobyOF3250489135
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22
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3
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24
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1020110210546457.268.388.466854.198.399.2921.0321.0235615
22Dick DonovanP28901020
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4
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03
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1500143011112.222.324.367691.144.300.2932.1430.033106
8Walt Dropo1B333614296
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13
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1
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8
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52103751325615.266.329.374703.108.213.2861.3845.1135409
48Sammy Esposito3B241843042
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2512411920524.228.366.342708.114.332.2380.4661.363232
16Mike FornielesP24501
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000000100100.200.200.400600.200.200.250----26
2Nellie Fox2B28649109192
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5284441410113519.296.338.376714.080.154.2960.32162.3244711
29Jack HarshmanP2871812
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06
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1900112100410.169.277.437714.268.423.1331.9111.83187
3Fred Hatfield3B313214684
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3310373683347.262.334.361695.100.218.2730.9745.9116365
28Dixie HowellP361744
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3002600000.235.316.588904.353.471.2223.008.51019
42Ron Jackson1B2256712
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410101301002.214.333.321654.107.304.2621.3056.01866
44Connie JohnsonP333000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
15Bob KeeganP353224
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0001004700401.125.222.125347.000.125.1601.75--440
1George Kell3B3380725
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11008600213.313.371.413784.100.200.3240.7580.03391
30Bob Kennedy3B351301
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0000002400000.077.200.077277.000.154.1112.00--115
27Ellis KinderP412000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
31Paul LaPalmeP326000001000300100.000.000.0000.000.000.000----07
10Sherm LollarC3145055132
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752053341642619.293.363.438801.144.267.2940.6440.9197511
36Morrie MartinP33511
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0000001100000.200.333.200533.000.200.2501.00--16
36Jim McDonaldP295100000001300000.000.167.000167.000.200.0003.00--06
9Minnie MinosoOF33545106172
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8812686402344710.316.404.525929.209.378.3080.4726.0286642
12Les MossC311272031
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010
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2200181500207.244.338.512850.268.409.2060.8312.765147
18Bob NiemanOF2940312
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4014402004.300.364.475839.175.250.2941.0020.01944
6,32Ron NortheyOF3648417
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23008102042.354.417.5831000.229.396.2920.1316.02860
6Dave Philley1B-OF362794474
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4713282710269.265.326.373699.108.201.2760.9669.8104315
5Bubba PhillipsOF28991627
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111261210100.273.314.394708.121.172.2942.0049.539106
19Billy PierceP29102616
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00030032210703.157.181.157338.000.029.2007.33--16112
24Howie PolletP35813
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0001000300100.375.375.375750.000.000.600----39
7Jim RiveraOF3349176125
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66209497532663.255.319.395714.141.263.2761.5340.9194552
21,66Gerry StaleyP353223
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0001012600100.094.147.094241.000.031.1153.00--335
30Jim WilsonP3462619
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80011300212.306.313.387700.081.097.36713.0062.02466
Batting Totals19425286776141221843128726703361965875308656130.267.341.397738.130.254.2821.0641.321006047
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
32Harry Byrd310111.2531000049650400003.2520.250.009.000.000.00
27Ellis Kinder41312.7029000193293310928190001.379.900.602.405.702.38
31Paul LaPalme32312.352900014245311412227232001.266.070.395.284.500.85
24Dick Marlowe27009.0010000012111100003.0018.009.009.000.000.00
36Morrie Martin33105.001000030182110101791001.5610.500.503.504.501.29
36Jim McDonald29028.538300001829181827101001.8913.740.953.324.741.43
19Billy Pierce292093.33353321121276261108102241001926101.318.510.783.266.261.92
24Howie Pollet35314.15114001026271512211141001.469.350.693.814.851.27
21,66Gerry Staley35832.91261050601019837331120251001.168.650.971.762.211.25
15Bob Keegan35573.942016401010511956461535321001.4710.201.293.002.740.91
44Connie Johnson33013.755200201211551761001.508.250.755.254.500.86
20Sandy Consuegra35125.21281001233845252201170001.4710.660.002.611.660.64
31Jerry Dahlke260022.5050001025550610005.5022.500.0027.004.500.17
18Jim Derrington16017.5011000069652630102.5013.503.009.004.500.50
22Dick Donovan2812103.64343114320234212999522591205101.158.120.842.264.602.03
27Bill Fischer250018.0030001016440120003.5027.000.004.509.002.00
16Mike Fornieles24014.506000001522981660001.7512.380.563.383.381.00
29Jack Harshman2815113.093430154302261838578141021437001.267.260.564.045.671.40
28Dixie Howell36564.643410018464793933336284001.8011.110.425.063.940.78
30Jim Wilson349124.052821634015914982721570823201.378.380.843.944.611.17
Pitching Totals85693.73350154651189131389135163457511852472233501.358.750.763.404.681.38
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Sherm LollarC1326794056.9930.00
Les MossC491491011.9940.00
Earl BatteyC34010.8000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Walt Dropo1B11785550695.9930.00
Dave Philley1B5129917731.9780.00
Ron Jackson1B19138110161.0000.00
George Kell1B4193041.0000.00
Minnie Minoso1B110001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Nellie Fox2B15447839612124.9860.00
Sammy Esposito2B322011.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Fred Hatfield3B100831891121.9610.00
Sammy Esposito3B6141109617.9620.00
George Kell3B181728001.0000.00
Minnie Minoso3B82620.8000.00
Bob Kennedy3B643021.0000.00
Bubba Phillips3B222011.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Luis AparicioSS1522504743591.9540.00
Sammy EspositoSS19921011.0000.00
Jim BrideweserSS1041111.9370.00
Fred HatfieldSS312001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Minnie MinosoOF1482841081.9740.00
Larry DobyOF137371452.9870.00
Jim RiveraOF134271974.9760.00
Bubba PhillipsOF35592011.0000.00
Dave PhilleyOF30502001.0000.00
Jim DelsingOF2921110.9570.00
Bob NiemanOF10240001.0000.00
Ron NortheyOF441001.0000.00
Cal AbramsOF220001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Billy PierceP3527643332.9251.21
Dick DonovanP34234114614.9832.19
Jack HarshmanP3422622943.8861.23
Dixie HowellP346421222.8751.97
Ellis KinderP292922001.0001.23
Paul LaPalmeP2945111011.0002.39
Sandy ConsuegraP28381810.9002.13
Jim WilsonP28159725011.0001.81
Gerry StaleyP26101423021.0002.40
Bob KeeganP2010561810.9602.06
Howie PolletP112616001.0002.41
Morrie MartinP10180411.8001.99
Jim McDonaldP8181310.8001.98
Mike FornielesP61512001.0001.78
Jerry DahlkeP5201001.0004.29
Connie JohnsonP51212001.0002.23
Harry ByrdP3402001.0004.39
Bill FischerP3110001.0007.50
Jim DerringtonP160000.0000.00
Dick MarloweP110000.0000.00


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