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1961 CHICAGO WHITE SOX

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Chicago,IL
Team Record:  86-76   .531
Result:   4th in American League
Manager(s):  Al Lopez
General Manager:   Hank Greenberg, Bill Veeck
Stadium:  Comiskey Park
Attendance:  1,146,019
Playoffs: Season in progress

Chicago White Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Early Wynn (41)
Youngest Player:  Mike Degerick (18)
Longest Tenure:  Billy Pierce (13)
Top Hitter:  Roy Sievers (15)
Top Pitcher:  Juan Pizarro (8)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  80.91%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees10953.673--
Detroit10161.6238.0
Baltimore9567.58614.0
Chi White Sox8676.53123.0
Cleveland7883.48430.5
Boston7686.46933.0
Minnesota7090.43838.0
LA Angels7091.43538.5
KC Athletics61100.37947.5
Washington61100.37947.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
11Luis Aparicio+ss2727UDFA: 1954MLB1566259017024464553133833104412.272.313.3520220672488824.5.278
2Nellie Fox+2b1633-MLB159606671521152512359129315717.251.323.2950179696496683.7.250
9Minnie Minoso+of2238-MLB15254091151283148294674616201211.280.369.4200227635416996.4.278
1Jim Landis+of2027-MLB14053487151188228519565714010510.283.362.47002516184131026.7.289
16Al Smith+of-3b1833-MLB147532881482942893445667522717.278.348.50610002696024141026.6.270
5Roy Sievers+1b-of1534-MLB141492761452662792106162640411.295.377.53710002645633621098.2.290
3Floyd Robinson+of6025-MLB13243269134207115974523243314.310.389.4650201492310907.8.315
10Sherm Lollar+c4136-MLB1163373895101741003722610135.282.360.3800128384251535.7.283
12J.C. Martin+c-24UDFA: 1956MLB11027426638353212213122302.230.290.336092300218293.6.244
45Cam Carreon+c-23-MLB7822932625142701212402217.271.331.354081253178284.2.287
7Andy Carey+3b-29-MLB56143213812301401112420421.266.323.392056162113215.0.314
14Sammy Esposito+3b-ss-29-MLB63941216501800122100123.170.259.2550241098451.7.203
32Juan Pizarro+p-24UDFA: 1956MLB4069101731051051910112.246.303.319022775662.9.333
29Al Pilarcik+of-30-MLB47629111016119500202.177.282.242015735642.0.179
38Frank Baumann+p-27-MLB5561816202101052500100.262.318.393024674673.9.412
26Wes Covington+of-29-MLB225951710415004501202.288.333.5081000306546106.2.260
19Billy Pierce+p-34-MLB39563800030011100602.143.158.143086356-2-0.9.178
40Mike Hershberger+of-21-MLB15559173005112200101.309.333.364020584174.8.321
15Cal McLish+p-35-MLB31542910050012400301.167.182.1850105849-2-0.9.300
21,23Ray Herbert+p-31-MLB21537121023003810100.226.281.358019584263.7.233
6Billy Goodman+2b-1b-35-MLB415141340110007600011.255.339.392020594085.4.267
31Bob Roselli+c-29-MLB223821030040001100101.263.263.342013393032.5.370
24Early Wynn+p-41-MLB17374600020031100101.162.225.1620641330-0.3.231
26Don Larsen+p-31-MLB2525280014000500100.320.320.440011261835.2.368
35Bob Shaw+p-28-MLB1418000000003600201.000.143.000002321-2-2.3.000
17Earl Torgeson+1b-37-MLB2015110001003500011.067.211.067011916-1-1.3.091
44Russ Kemmerer+p-29-MLB4715131001002700000.200.294.26704171211.8.375
27Turk Lown+p-37-MLB6014000000000500100.000.000.000001515--.000
28Warren Hacker+p-36-MLB429010001000100000.111.111.11101980-1.2.125
20Joel Horlen+p-23UDFA: 1959MLB57000000000200102.000.000.00000810-2-4.2.000
18Herb Score+p-28-MLB86000000000500100.000.000.0000077--.000
30Dean Look+of-23-MLB36000000000100000.000.000.0000066--.000
28Joe Ginsberg+c-34-MLB63000000001200100.000.250.00000540-1.2.000
23Gary Peters+p-24UDFA: 1956MLB33110000000100000.333.333.333013203.4.500
36Ted Lepcio+2b-3b-30-MLB52000000001001001.000.333.0000033--.000
Totals: (35 players)16255567651475216461387041003955061257307151118.265.335.3957302197628543608285.1.275

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
32Juan Pizarro+824UDFA: 1956MLB1473.05392512182194.216473661789188501.307.580.794.118.690.47.2820.57
38Frank Baumann+4627-MLB10135.61532351133187.2249128117225975301.6411.941.062.833.600.79.3321.39
19Billy Pierce+4134-MLB1093.8039285153180.019085761754106201.369.500.852.705.300.51.3050.90
15Cal McLish+5035-MLB10134.3831274031162.11788779214780401.399.871.162.614.440.59.2931.70
21,23Ray Herbert+3831-MLB964.0521204010137.21426962153650111.299.280.982.353.270.72--1.16
24Early Wynn+-41-MLB823.5117165010110.1884343114764101.227.180.903.835.220.73.2370.59
27Turk Lown+3237-MLB752.76590003611101.0873731133550101.217.751.163.124.460.70.2440.77
44Russ Kemmerer+6129-MLB334.384720010296.21025347102635201.329.500.932.423.260.74.2861.46
26Don Larsen+-31-MLB724.122530013274.164363452953201.257.750.613.516.420.55.2690.99
35Bob Shaw+4028-MLB343.791410300071.1854030112031201.4710.721.392.523.910.65.3101.55
28Warren Hacker+5136-MLB333.774200026857.16226248840001.229.731.261.266.280.20.3000.32
18Herb Score+-28-MLB126.6685100024.122191832414311.898.141.118.885.181.71.2790.74
21Gerry Staley+4940-MLB035.00160006018.0171010358001.228.501.502.504.000.63.2414.00
20Joel Horlen+-23UDFA: 1959MLB136.6254000017.225151321311202.1512.741.026.625.601.18.3770.95
23Gary Peters+-24UDFA: 1956MLB001.7430002110.11022026001.168.710.001.745.230.33.3232.83
46Alan Brice+-23-MLB010.003000003.1420033002.1010.800.008.108.101.00.4005.00
36Mike Degerick+-18-MLB005.401000001.2211010101.8010.800.005.400.00--.4001.00
Totals: (35 players)86764.06162162393123331,44914917266531384988142921.409.260.983.095.060.61.331 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Sherm LollarC1074644816.9980.00 
Cam CarreonC713952526.9950.00 
Bob RoselliC10323001.0000.00 
Joe GinsbergC230001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Roy Sievers1B132109694893.9930.00 
J.C. Martin1B6031429427.9880.00 
Billy Goodman1B260001.0000.00 
Earl Torgeson1B110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Nellie Fox2B1594134071597.9820.00 
Sammy Esposito2B112316031.0000.00 
Billy Goodman2B111001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Al Smith3B80581611212.9480.00 
Andy Carey3B54267344.9610.00 
J.C. Martin3B363989611.9550.00 
Sammy Esposito3B28103015.9760.00 
Billy Goodman3B741311.9440.00 
Ted Lepcio3B10010.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Luis AparicioSS1562644873086.9620.00 
Sammy EspositoSS20183923.9660.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Minnie MinosoOF14727310132.9560.00 
Jim LandisOF139389953.9880.00 
Floyd RobinsonOF106218720.9910.00 
Al SmithOF71123330.9770.00 
Al PilarcikOF1732220.9440.00 
Wes CovingtonOF1416220.9000.00 
Mike HershbergerOF13292001.0000.00 
Dean LookOF110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Turk LownP5910161521.9131.87 
Frank BaumannP53187143711.9812.45 
Russ KemmererP479682122.9352.71 
Warren HackerP425714001.0000.79 
Billy PierceP3918073131.9271.90 
Juan PizarroP3919482231.9091.39 
Cal McLishP311621632011.0002.67 
Don LarsenP2574413001.0002.06 
Ray HerbertP21137142424.9502.49 
Early WynnP17110411001.0001.23 
Gerry StaleyP161823001.0002.50 
Bob ShawP147141210.9412.03 
Herb ScoreP82415001.0002.24 
Joel HorlenP51733011.0003.14 
Alan BriceP330000.0000.00 
Gary PetersP31036011.0008.02 
Mike DegerickP1101001.0007.50 


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