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1961 CHICAGO WHITE SOX

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Chicago,IL
Team Record:  86-76   .531
Result:   4th in American League
Manager(s):  Al Lopez
General Manager:   Hank Greenberg, Bill Veeck
Stadium:  Comiskey Park
Attendance:  1,146,019
Playoffs: Season in progress

Chicago White Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Early Wynn (41)
Youngest Player:  Mike Degerick (18)
Longest Tenure:  Billy Pierce (13)
Top Hitter:  Roy Sievers (15)
Top Pitcher:  Juan Pizarro (8)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  80.91%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees10953.673--
Detroit10161.6238.0
Baltimore9567.58614.0
Chi White Sox8676.53123.0
Cleveland7883.48430.5
Boston7686.46933.0
Minnesota7090.43838.0
LA Angels7091.43538.5
KC Athletics61100.37947.5
Washington61100.37947.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
11Luis Aparicioss2727UDFA: 1954MLB1566259017024464553133833104412.272.313.3520220672488824.5.278
2Nellie Fox2b1633-MLB159606671521152512359129315717.251.323.2950179696496683.7.250
9Minnie Minosoof2238-MLB15254091151283148294674616201211.280.369.4200227635416996.4.278
1Jim Landisof2027-MLB14053487151188228519565714010510.283.362.47002516184131026.7.289
16Al Smithof-3b1833-MLB147532881482942893445667522717.278.348.50610002696024141026.6.270
5Roy Sievers1b-of1534-MLB141492761452662792106162640411.295.377.53710002645633621098.2.290
3Floyd Robinsonof6025-MLB13243269134207115974523243314.310.389.4650201492310907.8.315
10Sherm Lollarc4136-MLB1163373895101741003722610135.282.360.3800128384251535.7.283
12J.C. Martinc-24UDFA: 1956MLB11027426638353212213122302.230.290.336092300218293.6.244
45Cam Carreonc-23-MLB7822932625142701212402217.271.331.354081253178284.2.287
7Andy Carey3b-29-MLB56143213812301401112420421.266.323.392056162113215.0.314
14Sammy Esposito3b-ss-29-MLB63941216501800122100123.170.259.2550241098451.7.203
32Juan Pizarrop-24UDFA: 1956MLB4069101731051051910112.246.303.319022775662.9.333
29Al Pilarcikof-30-MLB47629111016119500202.177.282.242015735642.0.179
38Frank Baumannp-27-MLB5561816202101052500100.262.318.393024674673.9.412
26Wes Covingtonof-29-MLB225951710415004501202.288.333.5081000306546106.2.260
19Billy Piercep-34-MLB39563800030011100602.143.158.143086356-2-0.9.178
40Mike Hershbergerof-21-MLB15559173005112200101.309.333.364020584174.8.321
15Cal McLishp-35-MLB31542910050012400301.167.182.1850105849-2-0.9.300
21,23Ray Herbertp-31-MLB21537121023003810100.226.281.358019584263.7.233
6Billy Goodman2b-1b-35-MLB415141340110007600011.255.339.392020594085.4.267
31Bob Rosellic-29-MLB223821030040001100101.263.263.342013393032.5.370
24Early Wynnp-41-MLB17374600020031100101.162.225.1620641330-0.3.231
26Don Larsenp-31-MLB2525280014000500100.320.320.440011261835.2.368
35Bob Shawp-28-MLB1418000000003600201.000.143.000002321-2-2.3.000
17Earl Torgeson1b-37-MLB2015110001003500011.067.211.067011916-1-1.3.091
44Russ Kemmererp-29-MLB4715131001002700000.200.294.26704171211.8.375
27Turk Lownp-37-MLB6014000000000500100.000.000.000001515--.000
28Warren Hackerp-36-MLB429010001000100000.111.111.11101980-1.2.125
20Joel Horlenp-23UDFA: 1959MLB57000000000200102.000.000.00000810-2-4.2.000
18Herb Scorep-28-MLB86000000000500100.000.000.0000077--.000
30Dean Lookof-23-MLB36000000000100000.000.000.0000066--.000
28Joe Ginsbergc-34-MLB63000000001200100.000.250.00000540-1.2.000
23Gary Petersp-24UDFA: 1956MLB33110000000100000.333.333.333013203.4.500
36Ted Lepcio2b-3b-30-MLB52000000001001001.000.333.0000033--.000
Totals: (35 players)16255567651475216461387041003955061257307151118.265.335.3957302197628543608285.1.275

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
32Juan Pizarro824UDFA: 1956MLB1473.05392512182194.216473661789188501.307.580.794.118.690.47.2820.57
38Frank Baumann4627-MLB10135.61532351133187.2249128117225975301.6411.941.062.833.600.79.3321.39
19Billy Pierce4134-MLB1093.8039285153180.019085761754106201.369.500.852.705.300.51.3050.90
15Cal McLish5035-MLB10134.3831274031162.11788779214780401.399.871.162.614.440.59.2931.70
21,23Ray Herbert3831-MLB964.0521204010137.21426962153650111.299.280.982.353.270.72--1.16
24Early Wynn-41-MLB823.5117165010110.1884343114764101.227.180.903.835.220.73.2370.59
27Turk Lown3237-MLB752.76590003611101.0873731133550101.217.751.163.124.460.70.2440.77
44Russ Kemmerer6129-MLB334.384720010296.21025347102635201.329.500.932.423.260.74.2861.46
26Don Larsen-31-MLB724.122530013274.164363452953201.257.750.613.516.420.55.2690.99
35Bob Shaw4028-MLB343.791410300071.1854030112031201.4710.721.392.523.910.65.3101.55
28Warren Hacker5136-MLB333.774200026857.16226248840001.229.731.261.266.280.20.3000.32
18Herb Score-28-MLB126.6685100024.122191832414311.898.141.118.885.181.71.2790.74
21Gerry Staley4940-MLB035.00160006018.0171010358001.228.501.502.504.000.63.2414.00
20Joel Horlen-23UDFA: 1959MLB136.6254000017.225151321311202.1512.741.026.625.601.18.3770.95
23Gary Peters-24UDFA: 1956MLB001.7430002110.11022026001.168.710.001.745.230.33.3232.83
46Alan Brice-23-MLB010.003000003.1420033002.1010.800.008.108.101.00.4005.00
36Mike Degerick-18-MLB005.401000001.2211010101.8010.800.005.400.00--.4001.00
Totals: (35 players)86764.06162162393123331,44914917266531384988142921.409.260.983.095.060.61.331 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Sherm LollarC1074644816.9980.00 
Cam CarreonC713952526.9950.00 
Bob RoselliC10323001.0000.00 
Joe GinsbergC230001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Roy Sievers1B132109694893.9930.00 
J.C. Martin1B6031429427.9880.00 
Billy Goodman1B260001.0000.00 
Earl Torgeson1B110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Nellie Fox2B1594134071597.9820.00 
Sammy Esposito2B112316031.0000.00 
Billy Goodman2B111001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Al Smith3B80581611212.9480.00 
Andy Carey3B54267344.9610.00 
J.C. Martin3B363989611.9550.00 
Sammy Esposito3B28103015.9760.00 
Billy Goodman3B741311.9440.00 
Ted Lepcio3B10010.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Luis AparicioSS1562644873086.9620.00 
Sammy EspositoSS20183923.9660.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Minnie MinosoOF14727310132.9560.00 
Jim LandisOF139389953.9880.00 
Floyd RobinsonOF106218720.9910.00 
Al SmithOF71123330.9770.00 
Al PilarcikOF1732220.9440.00 
Wes CovingtonOF1416220.9000.00 
Mike HershbergerOF13292001.0000.00 
Dean LookOF110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Turk LownP5910161521.9131.87 
Frank BaumannP53187143711.9812.45 
Russ KemmererP479682122.9352.71 
Warren HackerP425714001.0000.79 
Billy PierceP3918073131.9271.90 
Juan PizarroP3919482231.9091.39 
Cal McLishP311621632011.0002.67 
Don LarsenP2574413001.0002.06 
Ray HerbertP21137142424.9502.49 
Early WynnP17110411001.0001.23 
Gerry StaleyP161823001.0002.50 
Bob ShawP147141210.9412.03 
Herb ScoreP82415001.0002.24 
Joel HorlenP51733011.0003.14 
Alan BriceP330000.0000.00 
Gary PetersP31036011.0008.02 
Mike DegerickP1101001.0007.50 


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