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1961 Chicago White SoxSeason Roster
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Luis Aparicio played for the 1961 Chicago White Sox
LeagueAmerican LeagueLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameWhite Sox
LocationChicago,Illinois
Record86-76 (4th)League Rank4thMLB Rank8th
BallparkComiskey Park
ManagerAl LopezGeneral ManagerBill Veeck,Hank Greenberg
CoachesRay Berres (Bullpen Coach), Johnny Cooney (Assistant Coach), Tony Cuccinello (Third Base Coach), Don Gutteridge (First Base Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickNone
Attendance1,146,019 (Rank: 7th)
Years Available1901-2018

Team History -- 1961 Statistics -- 1961 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 
The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 1961 Chicago White Sox.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 1961 baseball season.

1961 Chicago White Sox Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
11Luis AparicioSS5-9 160 R-R 1934-04-29 27Maracaibo,Venezuela MLB1954-19731956-1973      
38Frank BaumannP6-1 210 L-L 1933-07-01 27St. Louis,Missouri MLB1955-19651955-1965St. Louis Central (St. Louis,MO)    
46Alan BriceP6-5 215 R-R 1937-10-01 23New York,New York MLB1961-19611961-1961Hillsborough (Tampa,FL)
1956-   UDFA-CHA
 
7Andy Carey3B6-1 195 R-R 1931-10-18 29Oakland,California MLB1952-19621952-1962Alameda (Alameda,CA)St. Mary's Col California    
45Cam CarreonC6-0 198 R-R 1937-08-06 23Colton,California MLB1959-19661959-1966Colton (Colton,CA)
1956-   UDFA-CHA
 
26Wes CovingtonOF6-1 205 L-R 1932-03-27 29Laurinburg,North Carolina MLB1956-19661956-1966      
36Mike DegerickP6-2 178 R-R 1943-04-01 18New York,New York MLB1961-19621961-1962Teaneck (Teaneck,NJ)
1961-   UDFA-CHA
 
14Sammy Esposito3B-SS5-9 165 R-R 1931-12-15 29Chicago,Illinois MLB1952-19631952-1963Fenger (Chicago,IL)Indiana U.    
2Nellie Fox2B5-9 150 L-R 1927-12-25 33St. Thomas,Pennsylvania MLB1947-19651947-1965      
28Joe GinsbergC5-11 180 L-R 1926-10-11 34New York,New York MLB1948-19621948-1962Cooley (Detroit,MI)    
6Billy Goodman3B5-11 165 L-R 1926-03-22 35Concord,North Carolina MLB1947-19621947-1962Winecoff (Concord,NC)    
28Warren HackerP6-1 185 R-R 1924-11-21 36Marissa,Illinois MLB1948-19611948-1961      
21,23Ray HerbertP5-11 185 R-R 1929-12-15 31Detroit,Michigan MLB1950-19661950-1966      
40Mike HershbergerOF5-10 175 R-R 1939-10-09 21Massillon,Ohio MLB1961-19711961-1971Massillon Washington (Massillon,OH)Cincinnati
1959-   UDFA-CHA
 
20Joe HorlenP6-0 175 R-R 1937-08-14 23San Antonio,Texas MLB1959-19721961-1972Luther Burbank (San Antonio,TX)Oklahoma St
1959-   UDFA-CHA
 
44Russ KemmererP6-3 200 R-R 1931-11-01 29Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania MLB1954-19631954-1963Peabody (Pittsburgh,PA)Pittsburgh, Glenville St    
1Jim LandisOF6-1 180 R-R 1934-03-09 27Fresno,California MLB1957-19671957-1967Richmond (Richmond,CA)    
26Don LarsenP6-4 227 R-R 1929-08-07 31Michigan City,Indiana MLB1953-19671953-1967Point Loma (San Diego,CA)    
36Ted Lepcio3B5-10 177 R-R 1930-07-28 30Utica,New York MLB1952-19611952-1961Proctor (Utica,NY)Seton Hall U.    
10Sherm LollarC6-1 185 R-R 1924-08-23 36Durham,Arkansas MLB1946-19631946-1963Fayetteville (Fayetteville,AR)Pittsburg St    
30Dean LookOF5-11 185 R-R 1937-07-23 23Lansing,Michigan MLB1961-19611961-1961Everett (Lansing,MI)Michigan St
1960-   UDFA-CHA
 
27Turk LownP6-1 185 R-R 1924-05-30 37Brooklyn,New York MLB1951-19621951-1962Brooklyn Tech (Brooklyn,NY)    
12J.C. Martin1B-3B6-2 200 L-R 1936-12-13 24Axton,Virginia MLB1956-19721959-1972  
1956-   UDFA-CHA
 
15Cal McLishP6-1 200 B-R 1925-12-01 35Anadarko,Oklahoma MLB1944-19641944-1964Central (Oklahoma City,OK)    
9Minnie MinosoOF5-10 175 R-R 1922-11-29 38Havana,Cuba MLB1949-20031949-1980      
23Gary PetersP6-2 200 L-L 1937-04-21 24Grove City,Pennsylvania MLB1956-19721959-1972Mercer (Mercer,PA)Grove City Col
1956-   UDFA-CHA
 
19Billy PierceP5-10 160 L-L 1927-04-02 34Detroit,Michigan MLB1945-19641945-1964Highland Park Community (Highland Park,MI)    
29Al PilarcikOF5-10 180 L-L 1930-07-03 30Whiting,Indiana MLB1956-19611956-1961Whiting (Whiting,IN)    
32Juan PizarroP5-11 190 L-L 1937-02-07 24Santurce,Puerto Rico MLB1956-19741957-1974      
3Floyd RobinsonOF5-9 175 L-R 1936-05-09 25Prescott,Arkansas MLB1960-19681960-1968San Diego (San Diego,CA)
1957-   UDFA-CLE
 
31Bob RoselliC5-11 185 R-R 1931-12-10 29San Francisco,California MLB1955-19621955-1962Balboa (San Francisco,CA)    
18Herb ScoreP6-2 185 L-L 1933-06-07 28Rosedale,New York MLB1955-19621955-1962Lake Worth Community (Lake Worth,FL)    
35Bob ShawP6-2 195 R-R 1933-06-29 28Bronx,New York MLB1957-19671957-1967   St. Lawrence U.    
5Roy Sievers1B6-1 195 R-R 1926-11-18 34St. Louis,Missouri MLB1949-19651949-1965William Beaumont (St. Louis,MO)    
16Al Smith3B-OF6-0 191 R-R 1928-02-07 33Kirkwood,Missouri MLB1953-19641953-1964Douglass (Webster Groves,MO)    
21Gerry StaleyP6-0 195 R-R 1920-08-21 40Brush Prairie,Washington MLB1947-19611947-1961Battle Ground (Battle Ground,WA)    
17Earl Torgeson1B6-3 180 L-L 1924-01-01 37Snohomish,Washington MLB1947-19611947-1961Snohomish (Snohomish,WA)    
24Early WynnP6-0 200 B-R 1920-01-06 41Hartford,Alabama MLB1939-19631939-1963Geneva (Geneva,AL)    
38 Players