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1998 Chicago White Sox (MLB)

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W-L Record: 80-82 .494
Rank: 2nd in American League Central
Run Differential: 861-931 -70
Manager(s): Jerry Manuel
General Manager: Ron Schueler
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Comiskey Park II
Payroll: $ 36,840,000 18/30
Attendance: 1,391,146 27/30
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Kip Wells (#16) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Joe Nossek
Bullpen Coach: Art Kusnyer
First Base Coach: Bryan Little
Hitting Coach: Ron Jackson
Hitting Coach: Von Joshua
Pitching Coach: Nardi Contreras
Pitching Coach: Mike Pazik
Third Base Coach: Wallace Johnson

#1 Draft Picks

Frank Thomas (#7), Jim Abbott (#8), Robin Ventura (#10), Mark Johnson (#26), Jim Parque (#46)
American League Central Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
8973.549--
8082.4949.0
7289.44716.5
7092.43219.0
6597.40124.0
Full League Standings
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
5Ray Durham2B26635126181
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673697310563635.285.363.455818.170.328.3151.4433.4289723
8Albert BelleLF31609113200
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48
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2
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49
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15264818411001517.328.399.6551054.327.463.3081.0412.4399706
23Robin Ventura3B3059084155
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4
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9111791111151310.263.349.436785.173.307.2911.4128.1257674
35Frank ThomasDH30585109155
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10970110936201114.265.381.480861.215.415.2660.8520.2281712
30Magglio OrdonezRF2453570151
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2
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65972853912419.282.326.415741.133.189.2901.8938.2222578
12,17Mike CarusoSS2152381160
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55226143870838.306.331.390721.084.141.3212.71104.6204555
24Mike CameronCF253965383
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4327113710160136.210.285.336621.126.260.2592.7349.5133443
12Wil Cordero1B263415891
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4921226630147.267.314.446760.179.246.2933.0026.2152371
31Greg Norton1B252993871
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36332677211211.237.301.398699.161.247.2882.9633.2119330
15Chad KreuterC332452662
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3310324531518.253.345.322667.069.204.3021.41122.579286
45Jeff AbbottCF-RF252443368
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413392801252.279.298.492790.213.250.2683.1120.3120260
22Charlie O'BrienC371641243
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180093120333.262.303.390693.128.183.2953.4441.064181
10Chris SnopekSS271251726
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430142410014.208.291.248539.040.176.2481.71125.031141
55Robert MachadoC251111423
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150072200303.207.254.342596.135.198.2333.1437.038121
44Ruben SierraRF3274716
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112031100002.216.247.459706.243.311.2033.6718.53477
28Craig WilsonSS27471422
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10103600210.468.490.7661256.298.383.4872.0015.73653
57Mark JohnsonC222322
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01001800000.087.125.261386.174.217.1338.00--624
27Brian SimmonsCF241947
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6010200000.368.368.6841052.316.263.333--9.51319
26,54Lou FrazierCF337000000402600100.000.222.000222.000.857.0003.00--010
33Mike SirotkaP274000000001000000.000.200.000200.000.250.0000.00--05
36Scott EyreP263000000000300000.000.000.0000.000.000-----03
37James BaldwinP262000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
43Carlos CastilloP231000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
32Tom FordhamP241000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000-----01
38Jaime NavarroP301000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
40Jim ParqueP221000000000000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
Batting Totals166355858611516291381988061274655191647343859119.271.334.444778.172.285.2911.6628.224776233
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
33Mike Sirotka2714155.053333500021125513711930471283121.4210.831.272.005.432.72
38Jaime Navarro308166.353727104117222313512230777118071.7311.601.564.013.690.92
37James Baldwin261365.323724103015917610394186010851101.489.961.023.406.111.80
40Jim Parque22755.102121000011313572641449770361.6310.751.123.906.131.57
36Scott Eyre26385.3833170010010711478642464737021.669.592.025.386.141.14
43Carlos Castillo23645.13542001101009461571735644351.298.461.533.155.761.83
59John Snyder23724.8115141000869649461423522021.3810.051.472.415.442.26
46Jason Bere27376.4318150000839871601458537021.8610.501.506.215.680.91
41Bill Simas26433.55600004118705429281222561011.076.851.522.797.102.55
29Keith Foulke25324.155400018165513130920573141.097.061.252.777.892.85
62Bob Howry24033.174400015954372019719512021.046.171.173.178.502.68
32Tom Fordham24126.75295005048513636742231011.949.561.317.884.310.55
47Matt Karchner31245.1132000231136332121219300051.418.030.494.627.301.58
25Jim Abbott30504.5055000031351616212140011.479.840.563.383.941.17
44Chad Bradford23213.1929000813027161107111101.107.840.002.033.191.57
49Tony Castillo35128.00250004027382524711140021.8112.672.333.674.671.27
56Bryan Ward26123.3328000912730131047170001.3710.001.332.335.672.43
52Todd Rizzo270012.8690001061212100632002.5715.430.007.713.860.50
50Larry Casian320011.2540003048550160022.2518.000.002.2513.506.00
66Mike Heathcott29003.0010000032110132001.006.000.003.009.003.00
Pitching Totals80825.235681638015542143915699318372115809115810541.499.811.323.635.701.57
PlayerAgePC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDHP %C %1B %2B %3B %SS %LF %CF %RF %OF %POAE
Jeff Abbott2500000020382702------------1.000.959.981--13204
Jim Abbott30500000000001.000------------------2100
James Baldwin26370000000000.815------------------7155
Albert Belle310000001590004------------.976------315118
Jason Bere27180000000000.929------------------761
Chad Bradford23290000000000.900------------------181
Mike Cameron250000000136200--------------.9871.000--31354
Mike Caruso210000013100000----------.944--------21637835
Larry Casian32400000000001.000------------------110
Carlos Castillo23540000000000.955------------------5161
Tony Castillo352500000000001.000------------------190
Wil Cordero26008300040800----.992------1.000--.909--713667
Ray Durham260001580000000------.976------------28243818
Scott Eyre26330000000000.947------------------1171
Tom Fordham242900000000001.000------------------3110
Keith Foulke25540000000000.818------------------182
Lou Frazier3300000003000--------------1.000----500
Mike Heathcott2910000000000--------------------000
Bob Howry24440000000000.900------------------271
Mark Johnson2207000000000--1.000----------------3620
Matt Karchner313200000000001.000------------------260
Chad Kreuter33091000000000--.985----------------424357
Robert Machado25034000000000--.981----------------189174
Jaime Navarro30370000000000.966------------------8201
Greg Norton250079111000002----.9941.000.917----------654426
Charlie O'Brien37057000000000--.988----------------305224
Magglio Ordonez2400000002213600--------------1.000.983--323105
Jim Parque222100000000001.000------------------7160
Todd Rizzo2790000000000.000------------------001
Ruben Sierra32000000201205------------1.000--1.000--1910
Bill Simas266000000000001.000------------------950
Brian Simmons2400000024000--------------1.000----1300
Mike Sirotka27330000000000.977------------------9341
Chris Snopek270011233300101----1.000.962--.972--------621125
John Snyder23150000000000.957------------------8141
Frank Thomas3000140000000146----.984--------------11662
Robin Ventura300000161000000--------.966----------10233015
Bryan Ward262800000000001.000------------------200
Craig Wilson2700042800000------1.0001.0001.000--------20270


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