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1955 Chicago White Sox (MLB)

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W-L Record: 91-63 .591
Rank: 3rd in American League
Run Differential: 725-557 + 168
Roster Continuity 76.76% 10/16
Manager(s): Marty Marion
General Manager: Frank Lane (1955-10-15), Charlie Comiskey, Johnny Rigney
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Comiskey Park
Attendance: 1,175,684 7/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: George Myatt
Assistant Coach: Del Wilber
Assistant Coach: Joe Dobson
Bullpen Coach: Ray Berres
First Base Coach: Don Gutteridge
American League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9658.623--
9361.6043.0
9163.5915.0
8470.54512.0
7975.51317.0
6391.40933.0
5797.37039.0
53101.34443.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
2Nellie Fox2B27   636100198
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7
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597938151711448.311.364.406770.094.151.3100.39106.0258709
17Chico CarrasquelSS27   52383134
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11
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2
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11
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52116159404610.256.335.348683.092.208.2680.9747.5182598
9Minnie MinosoOF32   51779149
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7
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7019876431038418.288.387.424811.135.304.2970.5751.7219615
7Jim RiveraOF32   45471120
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10
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5225166259161035.264.352.401753.137.293.2840.9545.4182530
8Walt Dropo1B32   45355127
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79014271283215.280.343.448791.168.258.2961.6923.8203502
1George Kell3B32   42944134
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81225136621357.312.389.429818.117.235.3230.7153.6184504
10Sherm LollarC30   42667111
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6122683410124210.261.374.408782.148.308.2510.5026.6174510
5Jim BusbyOF28   3373882
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2773253700626.243.294.315609.071.157.2691.48337.0106370
18Bob NiemanOF28   2723677
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5310363721349.283.366.460826.176.313.2891.0324.7125317
30Bob Kennedy3B34   2142865
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4302161600207.304.352.495847.192.257.2961.0023.8106232
5Johnny GrothOF28   771326
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111061301322.338.376.506882.169.260.3752.1738.53988
22,31Dick DonovanP27   761017
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50092630103.224.330.263593.039.158.3272.8976.02089
42Ron Jackson1B21   741015
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71082202211.203.277.324601.122.243.2552.7537.02485
19Billy PierceP28   70512
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0071031000800.171.205.200405.029.086.2003.33--1481
23Virgil TrucksP38   6428
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0060001200711.125.123.141264.016.016.151----972
29Jack HarshmanP27   60611
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80091700522.183.282.300582.117.267.2091.8930.01876
12Les MossC30   59515
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70061011200.254.333.390723.136.237.2771.6729.52368
3Jim BrideweserSS28   58612
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04003700203.207.246.328574.121.172.2352.33--1963
35Vern Stephens3B34   561014
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70071100111.250.328.464792.214.339.2561.5718.72665
27Willard MarshallOF34   4167
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00060013101010.171.364.171535.000.317.1710.08--755
11Clint CourtneyC28   37714
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10007002012.378.467.5411008.162.351.3510.0037.02045
44Connie JohnsonP32   3345
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005000700212.152.147.212359.061.061.185----736
32Harry ByrdP30   3022
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0000000700300.067.067.067134.000.000.087----233
20Sandy ConsuegraP34   2913
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0001001800300.103.133.103236.000.034.1438.00--333
16Mike FornielesP23   2963
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001000500200.103.103.138241.034.034.125----431
25Bobby Adams3B33   2182
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03004400000.095.240.190430.095.286.1181.00--425
28Dixie HowellP35   2108
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0001000800100.381.381.381762.000.000.615----822
11Buddy PetersonSS30   2176
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002003110000.286.400.333733.048.190.3000.33--725
15Bob KeeganP34   1806
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0002001300201.333.368.333701.000.056.4003.00--621
35Gil CoanOF33   1703
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0001000500000.176.176.176352.000.000.250----317
6Ron NortheyOF35   1415
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4003300001.357.471.7141185.357.571.4001.0014.01017
6,35Ed McGheeOF30   1361
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0000216100002.077.368.077445.000.538.0830.17--119
36Morrie MartinP32   1013
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0000000100000.300.300.300600.000.000.333----310
35,26Earl BatteyC20   712
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0000001110001.286.444.286730.000.143.3331.00--29
44Phil Cavarretta1B38   4100000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----04
16Sammy Esposito3B23   4300000001000000.000.200.000200.000.250.0000.00--05
21,31Stan Jok3B29   431
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2001100010.250.3331.0001333.7501.000.0001.004.046
27Ed WhiteOF29   402
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0000001100000.500.600.5001100.000.250.6671.00--25
12Harry DorishP33   301
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0000000000000.333.333.333666.000.000.333----13
28Bob ChakalesP27   2000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
24Al PapaiP38   2000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
30Lloyd Merriman30   1000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
Batting Totals196052207251401204361166776945568594584011143117.268.338.388726.120.233.2821.0545.020255942
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
19Billy Pierce28   15101.97332616651205.2162504516641574101.107.080.702.806.862.45
22,31Dick Donovan27   1593.32292411530187.018677691748880101.258.950.822.314.241.83
29Jack Harshman27   1173.3732239020179.1144746716971164001.357.240.804.885.831.20
23Virgil Trucks38   1383.9632267320175.017678771961911001.359.050.983.144.681.49
20Sandy Consuegra34   652.6444730217126.11204237418352001.108.570.291.292.501.94
44Connie Johnson32   743.451716520099.0954038552720001.488.640.454.736.551.38
32Harry Byrd30   464.652512116191.08549471030441001.268.410.992.974.351.47
16Mike Fornieles23   633.872692011286.18437371229232001.318.791.263.032.410.79
28Dixie Howell35   832.923500025973.2702724125253101.288.510.123.043.041.00
15Bob Keegan34   255.801811101058.2833938428290001.8812.660.614.274.421.04
36Morrie Martin32   233.633700011252.0502721420220001.358.650.693.463.811.10
12Harry Dorish33   201.59130005117.016430961001.478.470.004.763.180.67
28Bob Chakales27   001.5070004012.111222660001.428.251.504.504.501.00
24Al Papai38   003.7570004011.210551850001.507.500.756.003.750.63
25Ted Gray30   0018.002100003.09660211003.6727.000.006.003.000.50
Batting Totals91633.373571555517100231378130155751611149772019301.308.500.723.254.701.45
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Sherm LollarC13666462412.9950.00
Les MossC3290511.9900.00
Clint CourtneyC17494021.0000.00
Earl BatteyC5192001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Walt Dropo1B1401101626104.9950.00
Ron Jackson1B291629214.9880.00
George Kell1B241335112.9930.00
Phil Cavarretta1B330001.0000.00
Bob Kennedy1B370011.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Nellie Fox2B15439948324110.9740.00
Jim Brideweser2B232011.0000.00
Bobby Adams2B134011.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
George Kell3B1058316568.9760.00
Bob Kennedy3B553273710.9370.00
Vern Stephens3B181337041.0000.00
Bobby Adams3B95910.9330.00
Jim Brideweser3B301001.0000.00
Stan Jok3B32410.8570.00
Sammy Esposito3B210001.0000.00
Minnie Minoso3B222011.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Chico CarrasquelSS1442224241881.9730.00
Jim BrideweserSS262748412.9490.00
Buddy PetersonSS6101514.9620.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Jim RiveraOF1432882267.9810.00
Minnie MinosoOF1382871993.9710.00
Jim BusbyOF99243643.9840.00
Bob NiemanOF78118432.9760.00
Johnny GrothOF26611001.0000.00
Bob KennedyOF20160001.0000.00
Ed McGheeOF1712010.9230.00
Willard MarshallOF1222010.9570.00
Gil CoanOF320001.0000.00
Ron NortheyOF210001.0000.00
Ed WhiteOF220001.0000.00
Stan JokOF10000.0000.00
George KellOF10000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Sandy ConsuegraP4412652321.9332.00
Morrie MartinP3752215001.0002.94
Dixie HowellP357342130.8933.07
Billy PierceP33205725011.0001.40
Jack HarshmanP3217932911.9701.61
Virgil TrucksP32175433011.0001.90
Dick DonovanP291871133021.0002.12
Mike FornielesP268611812.9501.99
Harry ByrdP259151610.9552.08
Bob KeeganP185821110.9292.01
Connie JohnsonP179939001.0001.09
Harry DorishP131706001.0003.18
Bob ChakalesP7122210.8002.98
Al PapaiP7112710.9007.23
Ted GrayP2301001.0003.00


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