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1956 Chicago White Sox (MLB)

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W-L Record: 85-69 .552
Rank: 3rd in American League
Run Differential: 776-634 + 142
Manager(s): Marty Marion
General Manager: Charlie Comiskey, Johnny Rigney
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Comiskey Park
Attendance: 1,000,090 9/16
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: George Myatt
Assistant Coach: Del Wilber
Bullpen Coach: Ray Berres
First Base Coach: Don Gutteridge
American League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9757.630--
8866.5719.0
8569.55212.0
8470.54513.0
8272.53215.0
6985.44828.0
5995.38338.0
52102.33845.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
2Nellie Fox2B28 649109192
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10
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4
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5284441410113519.296.347.376723.080.154.2960.32162.3244721
9Minnie MinosoOF33 545106172
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29
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11
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21
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8812686402344710.316.425.525950.209.378.3080.4726.0286665
11Luis AparicioSS22 53369142
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19
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6
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3
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562143463121419.266.311.341652.075.171.2971.85177.7182583
14Larry DobyOF32 50489135
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22
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3
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24
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1020110210546457.268.392.466858.198.399.2921.0321.0235619
7Jim RiveraOF33 49176125
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23
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5
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12
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66209497532663.255.322.395717.141.263.2761.5340.9194555
10Sherm LollarC31 45055132
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28
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2
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11
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752053341642619.293.383.438821.144.267.2940.6440.9197527
8Walt Dropo1B33 3614296
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13
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1
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8
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52103751325615.266.334.374708.108.213.2861.3845.1135412
3Fred Hatfield3B31 3214684
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7
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3310373683347.262.349.361710.100.218.2730.9745.9116373
6Dave Philley1B-OF36 2794474
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14
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2
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4
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4713282710269.265.328.373701.108.201.2760.9669.8104316
48Sammy Esposito3B24 1843042
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3
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2512411920524.228.371.342713.114.332.2380.4661.363234
12Les MossC31 1272031
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4
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010
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2200181500207.244.338.512850.268.409.2060.8312.765147
19Billy PierceP29 102616
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00030032210703.157.189.157346.000.029.2007.33--16113
5Bubba PhillipsOF28 991627
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02
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111261210100.273.321.394715.121.172.2942.0049.539107
22Dick DonovanP28 901020
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03
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1500143011112.222.330.367697.144.300.2932.1430.033107
1George Kell3B33 80725
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11008600213.313.371.413784.100.200.3240.7580.03391
29Jack HarshmanP28 71812
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06
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1900112100410.169.277.437714.268.423.1331.9111.83187
30Jim WilsonP34 62619
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2
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01
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80011300212.306.313.387700.081.097.36713.0062.02466
42Ron Jackson1B22 56712
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410101301002.214.333.321654.107.304.2621.3056.01866
6,32Ron NortheyOF36 48417
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2
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03
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23008102042.354.417.5831000.229.396.2920.1316.02860
25Jim DelsingOF30 41115
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00210101300100.122.294.195489.073.341.1791.30--852
18Bob NiemanOF29 40312
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02
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4014402004.300.364.475839.175.250.2941.0020.01944
15Bob KeeganP35 3224
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0001004700401.125.222.125347.000.125.1601.75--440
21,66Gerry StaleyP35 3223
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0001012600100.094.147.094241.000.031.1153.00--335
28Dixie HowellP36 1744
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002
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3002600000.235.316.588904.353.471.2223.008.51019
30Bob Kennedy3B35 1301
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0000002400000.077.200.077277.000.154.1112.00--115
3Jim BrideweserSS29 1102
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001000310000.182.250.273523.091.091.250----312
24Howie PolletP35 813
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0001000300100.375.375.375750.000.000.600----39
31Paul LaPalmeP32 6000001000300100.000.000.0000.000.000.000----07
16Mike FornielesP24 501
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000000100100.200.200.400600.200.200.250----26
36Morrie MartinP33 511
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0000001100000.200.333.200533.000.200.2501.00--16
36Jim McDonaldP29 5100000001300000.000.167.000167.000.200.0003.00--06
26Earl BatteyC21 411
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0000001100002.250.400.250650.000.250.3331.00--15
20Sandy ConsuegraP35 4000000000200000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----04
25Cal AbramsOF32 301
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0000002100000.333.600.333933.000.667.5000.50--15
44Connie JohnsonP33 3000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
18Jim DerringtonP16 201
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0000000100000.500.500.5001000.000.0001.000----12
27Ellis KinderP41 2000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
32Harry ByrdP31 1000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
Batting Totals19425286776141221843128726703361965875308656130.267.341.397738.130.254.2821.0641.321006047
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
19Billy Pierce29 2093.33353321121276261108102241001926101.318.510.783.266.261.92
22Dick Donovan28 12103.64343114320234212999522591205101.158.120.842.264.602.03
29Jack Harshman28 15113.093430154302261838578141021437001.267.260.564.045.671.40
30Jim Wilson34 9124.052821634015914982721570823201.378.380.843.944.611.17
15Bob Keegan35 573.942016401010511956461535321001.4710.201.293.002.740.91
21,66Gerry Staley35 832.91261050601019837331120251001.168.650.971.762.211.25
28Dixie Howell36 564.643410018464793933336284001.8011.110.425.063.940.78
31Paul LaPalme32 312.352900014245311412227232001.266.070.395.284.500.85
20Sandy Consuegra35 125.21281001233845252201170001.4710.660.002.611.660.64
27Ellis Kinder41 312.7029000193293310928190001.379.900.602.405.702.38
24Howie Pollet35 314.15114001026271512211141001.469.350.693.814.851.27
36Jim McDonald29 028.538300001829181827101001.8913.740.953.324.741.43
36Morrie Martin33 105.001000030182110101791001.5610.500.503.504.501.29
16Mike Fornieles24 014.506000001522981660001.7512.380.563.383.381.00
44Connie Johnson33 013.755200201211551761001.508.250.755.254.500.86
18Jim Derrington16 017.5011000069652630102.5013.503.009.004.500.50
32Harry Byrd31 0111.2531000049650400003.2520.250.009.000.000.00
31Jerry Dahlke26 0022.5050001025550610005.5022.500.0027.004.500.17
27Bill Fischer25 0018.0030001016440120003.5027.000.004.509.002.00
24Dick Marlowe27 009.0010000012111100003.0018.009.009.000.000.00
Pitching Totals85693.73350154651189131389135163457511852472233501.358.750.763.404.681.38
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Sherm LollarC1326794056.9930.00
Les MossC491491011.9940.00
Earl BatteyC34010.8000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Walt Dropo1B11785550695.9930.00
Dave Philley1B5129917731.9780.00
Ron Jackson1B19138110161.0000.00
George Kell1B4193041.0000.00
Minnie Minoso1B110001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Nellie Fox2B15447839612124.9860.00
Sammy Esposito2B322011.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Fred Hatfield3B100831891121.9610.00
Sammy Esposito3B6141109617.9620.00
George Kell3B181728001.0000.00
Minnie Minoso3B82620.8000.00
Bob Kennedy3B643021.0000.00
Bubba Phillips3B222011.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Luis AparicioSS1522504743591.9540.00
Sammy EspositoSS19921011.0000.00
Jim BrideweserSS1041111.9370.00
Fred HatfieldSS312001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Minnie MinosoOF1482841081.9740.00
Larry DobyOF137371452.9870.00
Jim RiveraOF134271974.9760.00
Bubba PhillipsOF35592011.0000.00
Dave PhilleyOF30502001.0000.00
Jim DelsingOF2921110.9570.00
Bob NiemanOF10240001.0000.00
Ron NortheyOF441001.0000.00
Cal AbramsOF220001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Billy PierceP3527643332.9251.21
Dick DonovanP34234114614.9832.19
Jack HarshmanP3422622943.8861.23
Dixie HowellP346421222.8751.97
Ellis KinderP292922001.0001.23
Paul LaPalmeP2945111011.0002.39
Sandy ConsuegraP28381810.9002.13
Jim WilsonP28159725011.0001.81
Gerry StaleyP26101423021.0002.40
Bob KeeganP2010561810.9602.06
Howie PolletP112616001.0002.41
Morrie MartinP10180411.8001.99
Jim McDonaldP8181310.8001.98
Mike FornielesP61512001.0001.78
Jerry DahlkeP5201001.0004.29
Connie JohnsonP51212001.0002.23
Harry ByrdP3402001.0004.39
Bill FischerP3110001.0007.50
Jim DerringtonP160000.0000.00
Dick MarloweP110000.0000.00


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