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1978 Chicago White Sox (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 71-90 .441
Rank: 5th in American League West
Run Differential: 634-731 -97
Manager(s): Larry Doby, Bob Lemon
General Manager: Roland Hemond
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Comiskey Park
Attendance: 1,491,100 14/26
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: David White (#31) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Bobby Knoop
First Base Coach: Tony LaRussa
Hitting Coach: Larry Doby
Pitching Coach: Stan Williams
Third Base Coach: Minnie Minoso

#1 Draft Picks

Ron Blomberg (#1), Steve Trout (#8), Chet Lemon (#22)
American League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9270.568--
8775.5375.0
8775.5375.0
7389.45119.0
7190.44120.5
6993.42623.0
56104.35035.0
Full League Standings
  • Complete listing of games for the 1978 Chicago White Sox. Boxscores are available for all games.
  • The Playoffs column indicates whether a team was in the playoffs as of that date.
  • 1978 Chicago White Sox Game Log
    AprilGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    1CHAvs BOSW6-51-0129Yes--651 
    2CHAvs BOSW6-52-0116Yes--12102
    3CHAvs BOSL0-52-11310Yes--1215-3 
    4CHAvs TORW9-53-1125Yes--21201
    5CHAvs TORW5-44-1123Yes--26242
    6CHA@ NYAL2-44-2467No--28280 
    7CHA@ NYAL2-34-34710No1.53031-1 
    8CHA@ NYAL0-34-44716No2.53034-4
    9CHA@ DETL9-104-54715No3.53944-5 
    10CHA@ TORW11-25-54715No350464
    11CHA@ TORL2-45-64816No452502
    12CHA@ TORL0-45-74818No55254-2 
    13CHAvs DETL1-45-84919No65358-5 
    14CHAvs DETL4-85-94919No75766-9 
    15CHAvs DETW7-26-94919No76468-4 
    16CHAvs BALL4-66-1051020No6.56874-6
    17CHAvs BALL2-56-1151122No7.57079-9
    18CHAvs BALL7-86-1251224No8.57787-10 
    MayGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    19CHA@ MILW5-37-1251122No8.58290-8 
    20CHA@ MILL0-47-1351123No9.58294-12 
    21CHA@ BOSL4-67-1571426No10.586103-17 
    22CHA@ BOSL0-37-1571426No10.586103-17 
    23CHA@ BOSL0-57-1671426No10.586108-22 
    24CHAvs MINW7-28-1651325No993110-17 
    25CHAvs MILW4-39-1651224No997113-16
    26CHAvs MILL1-69-1751224No1098119-21 
    27CHAvs MILL4-59-1861325No10102124-22 
    28CHAvs NYAL1-49-1971426No11103128-25
    29CHAvs NYAL3-89-2071426No11106136-30
    30CHAvs CALW9-610-2061325No10115142-27 
    31CHAvs CALL5-910-2171426No10120151-31
    32CHA@ OAKW6-211-2161325No9126153-27 
    33CHA@ OAKL3-411-2271426No10129157-28 
    34CHA@ OAKW6-212-2361325No10135167-32
    35CHA@ OAKL0-812-2361325No10135167-32 
    36CHA@ CALL4-512-2471426No10139172-33 
    37CHA@ CALL1-412-2571426No10140176-36 
    38CHA@ CALL0-612-2671426No11140182-42 
    39CHAvs OAKL1-312-2771426No12141185-44
    40CHAvs OAKL3-412-2871426No12.5144189-45 
    41CHAvs OAKW3-214-2871425No10.5151191-40
    42CHAvs OAKW4-014-2871425No10.5151191-40 
    43CHAvs CALW7-015-2861223No10.5158191-33 
    44CHAvs CALW6-216-2861223No9.5164193-29
    45CHAvs CALW17-217-2861223No9181195-14 
    JuneGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    46CHA@ KCAW5-118-2861222No8186196-10 
    47CHA@ KCAW9-519-2861222No8195201-6
    48CHA@ KCAL2-1319-2961222No9197214-17 
    49CHA@ CLEW2-020-2961222No9199214-15 
    50CHA@ CLEW3-021-2951121No9202214-12 
    51CHA@ MINW8-322-2951121No8.5210217-7 
    52CHA@ MINW2-123-2951119No7.5212218-6
    53CHA@ TEXW4-324-2951119No6.5216221-5
    54CHA@ TEXL3-424-3051120No6.5219225-6 
    55CHA@ TEXW2-125-3051119No5.5221226-5
    56CHAvs CLEW1-026-3051117No4.5222226-4
    57CHAvs CLEW10-927-3051016No3.5232235-3
    58CHAvs TEXW4-128-3051016No2.52362360
    59CHAvs TEXW3-129-3051016No2.52392372
    60CHAvs KCAL1-229-3151016No3.52402391
    61CHAvs KCAW6-130-3151016No2.52462406
    62CHAvs KCAL2-331-3251016No2.525924316 
    63CHAvs KCAW11-031-3251016No2.525924316
    64CHAvs SEAL4-731-3351016No3.526325013
    65CHAvs SEAL2-431-3451016No4.526525411
    66CHAvs SEAL6-831-3551018No4.52712629 
    67CHAvs MINL1-231-3651018No52722648 
    68CHAvs MINW7-432-3651017No527926811
    69CHAvs MINL5-832-3851018No62902855 
    70CHAvs MINL6-932-3851018No62902855
    71CHA@ SEAL3-832-3951119No6.52932930
    72CHA@ SEAW10-633-3951018No6.53032994 
    73CHA@ SEAW4-234-3951018No5.53073016
    74CHA@ SEAL7-934-4051120No5.53143104 
    JulyGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    75CHA@ MINL0-1034-4151120No6314320-6 
    76CHA@ MINW8-535-4251119No5.5327334-7
    77CHA@ MINL5-935-4251119No5.5327334-7 
    78CHAvs TEXW7-636-4251119No5.5334340-6 
    79CHAvs TEXW2-137-4251119No4.5336341-5 
    80CHAvs BOSL2-937-4351119No5338350-12
    81CHAvs BOSL6-737-4451119No5.5344357-13 
    82CHAvs TORL2-337-4561220No6.5346360-14
    83CHAvs TORL0-337-4661220No8346363-17
    84CHAvs TORW5-338-4661220No7351366-15
    85CHA@ NYAW6-139-4661119No7357367-10 
    86CHA@ NYAL6-739-4761220No8363374-11 
    87CHA@ MILL1-339-4861221No9364377-13 
    88CHA@ MILL1-1039-4961221No9365387-22 
    89CHA@ MILL1-639-5061222No9366393-27 
    90CHA@ MILL2-739-5161222No9.5368400-32 
    91CHAvs BALL3-1039-5261222No10.5371410-39 
    92CHAvs NYAL4-739-5361223No12375417-42
    93CHAvs NYAL2-739-5461223No13377424-47 
    94CHAvs NYAL1-339-5561223No14378427-49
    95CHAvs MILW5-140-5561223No14383428-45 
    96CHAvs MILW4-241-5561223No13387430-43
    97CHAvs OAKL4-841-5661223No14391438-47
    98CHAvs OAKL4-741-5761223No15395445-50
    99CHAvs TEXL5-941-5861223No16400454-54 
    100CHAvs TEXW6-242-5861223No15406456-50 
    101CHAvs TEXW5-444-5861222No14.5415462-47 
    102CHAvs TEXW4-244-5861222No14.5415462-47
    103CHA@ BOSL2-944-5961222No14.5417471-54 
    AugustGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    104CHA@ BOSW5-245-5961222No13.5422473-51 
    105CHA@ DETL4-545-6061222No13.5426478-52 
    106CHA@ DETL1-745-6161223No13.5427485-58 
    107CHA@ DETL0-745-6261223No14.5427492-65 
    108CHA@ DETL0-845-6361223No15.5427500-73 
    109CHA@ KCAW5-346-6351122No14.5432503-71 
    110CHA@ KCAL4-1046-6461222No15.5436513-77
    111CHA@ TORL0-846-6561223No16.5436521-85 
    112CHA@ TORL3-746-6661223No16.5439528-89
    113CHAvs DETL3-746-6761223No17.5442535-93 
    114CHAvs DETW6-347-6761223No16.5448538-90
    115CHAvs DETL2-1047-6861224No16.5450548-98 
    116CHA@ TEXL3-447-6961224No16.5453552-99 
    117CHA@ TEXL0-147-7061224No17.5453553-100 
    118CHA@ TEXW6-248-7061224No17459555-96
    119CHA@ TEXW4-249-7061223No16463557-94
    120CHA@ CLEW7-150-7061223No15470558-88 
    121CHA@ CLEW2-151-7061222No15472559-87 
    122CHA@ CLEL1-1051-7161223No16473569-96 
    123CHAvs KCAL3-651-7261223No17476575-99
    124CHAvs KCAW3-052-7261223No16479575-96 
    125CHAvs KCAW4-153-7261223No15.5483576-93
    126CHAvs CLEL1-253-7361223No15.5484578-94
    127CHAvs CLEW8-754-7361223No14.5492585-93
    128CHAvs CLEW6-055-7361223No14498585-87 
    129CHA@ KCAL2-355-7461223No15500588-88 
    130CHA@ KCAW9-356-7461223No14509591-82
    131CHA@ KCAL0-1256-7561223No15509603-94 
    SeptemberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    132CHA@ BALL0-356-7761223No15.5512615-103
    133CHA@ BALL3-956-7761223No15.5512615-103
    134CHA@ BALL4-956-7961223No17516625-109 
    135CHA@ BALL0-156-7961223No17516625-109
    136CHA@ BALW4-257-7961223No17520627-107 
    137CHA@ MINL1-257-8061223No18521629-108 
    138CHA@ MINW4-358-8061223No18525632-107
    139CHA@ MINW1-059-8061223No18526632-106 
    140CHAvs SEAL3-559-8161223No18.5529637-108 
    141CHAvs SEAW3-260-8161223No18.5532639-107 
    142CHAvs SEAL6-960-8261223No18538648-110 
    143CHAvs SEAW2-161-8261223No17540649-109 
    144CHAvs MINL1-361-8361223No18541652-111
    145CHAvs MINW6-162-8361222No18547653-106 
    146CHA@ SEAW6-563-8361222No18.5553658-105 
    147CHA@ SEAW8-364-8361222No18.5561661-100 
    148CHA@ SEAW9-165-8361120No17.5570662-92 
    149CHA@ SEAL1-365-8461222No18.5571665-94 
    150CHA@ OAKL3-665-8561222No19.5574671-97 
    151CHA@ OAKW8-467-8561121No19589678-89 
    152CHA@ OAKW7-367-8561121No19589678-89 
    153CHAvs CALL2-367-8661222No19.5591681-90
    154CHAvs CALW5-468-8651121No19.5596685-89 
    155CHAvs CALL3-768-8751121No19.5599692-93 
    156CHAvs OAKW6-269-8751119No19.5605694-89
    157CHAvs OAKL3-1069-8851120No20.5608704-96 
    158CHA@ CALL7-1169-8951019No20.5615715-100
    159CHA@ CALW9-670-8951019No20.5624721-97
    160CHA@ CALW6-571-8951019No19.5630726-96 
    OctoberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    161CHA@ CALL4-571-9051019No20.5634731-97 


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