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1978 Chicago White SoxAmerican League (MLB)
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Alan Bannister played for the 1978 Chicago White Sox
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionWestLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameWhite Sox
LocationChicago,Illinois
Record71-90 (5th in American League West)League Rank10thMLB Rank19th
ManagerLarry Doby,Bob LemonGeneral Manager
CoachesLarry Doby (Hitting Coach), Bobby Knoop (Assistant Coach), Tony La Russa (First Base Coach), Minnie Minoso (Third Base Coach), Stan Williams (Pitching Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickDavid White (#31)
Attendance1,491,100
Minor League AffiliatesIowa Oaks (AAA) 66-70 ... Knoxville Sox (AA) 88-56 ... Appleton Foxes (A) 97-40 ...
Years Available1901-2018

Team History -- 1978 Statistics -- 1978 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 

1978 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
23Lamar Johnson1bR2714849852136232872654346217217.273.329.376.70518733551.284.103.191.3207.88.41.11.562.324.3
1968- 3-  54-CHA
 
12Eric Soderholm3bR29143457571181712067223944437213.258.318.431.74919738510.245.173.258.3367.78.61.13.922.932.2
1968- 1-   1-MIN
 
48Ralph GarrofL3211844367122189329752441110019.275.314.377.69116730478.298.102.160.3135.08.61.70.6147.724.6
1967- 3-  52-ATL
 
11Don KessingerssB35131431351101811312436340121110.255.312.309.62113320480.275.054.132.2887.57.10.90.2431.018.2    
6Jorge Orta2bL2711742045115192135312423944739.274.340.421.76117734477.272.147.245.3438.88.20.92.732.329.6
1971-   UDFA-CHA
 
44Chet LemonofR23105357511072461355593946884211.300.377.510.88718243416.311.210.308.3959.411.11.23.127.540.2
1972- 1-  22-OAK
 
15Bill NahorodnycR24107347298211283510235224405.236.285.349.63412121380.254.113.182.2896.113.72.32.143.425.6
1972- 6- 123-PHI
 
18Claudell WashingtonofL2386314338316563155125712427.264.290.404.69412727333.302.140.178.3083.617.14.81.852.332.5
1972-   UDFA-OAK
 
5Bob Molinaroof-dhL28105286397555627226191232125.262.314.378.69210816311.257.116.238.3136.13.90.61.947.721.3
1968- 2-  38-DET
 
16Greg Pryor2b-ssR2882222275811021531111814104.261.298.338.6367513239.276.077.135.2914.67.51.60.8111.022.4
1971- 6- 130-WS2
 
22Thad BosleyofL21662192559512131211133202214.269.308.329.637728236.305.060.123.2905.513.62.50.9109.513.6
1974- 4-  82-CAL
 
15Wayne NordhagenofR296820628621605350151800506.301.310.451.7619321216.303.150.170.3372.38.33.62.341.233.9
1968- 7- 136-NYA
 
10Ron BlombergdhL296115616367052200111701121.231.280.372.6525812169.230.141.212.2916.510.11.63.031.233.3
1967- 1-   1-NYA
 
19Mike Squires1bL264615025429201944162102301.280.343.367.7105511171.318.087.193.3249.412.31.30.00.026.2
1973-18- 429-CHA
 
30Mike ColberncR23481411138512200113620201.270.281.362.643518146.343.092.092.2890.724.736.01.470.521.1
1976- 2-  32-CHA
 
7Alan Bannisterdh-ofR26491071624320833111210012.224.303.290.593315119.253.066.168.2759.210.11.10.00.020.8
1973- 1-   1-PHI
 
25Bobby BondsofR322690825402862101001112.278.347.389.736356102.291.111.267.3339.89.81.02.045.024.0
1964-   UDFA-SFN
 
38Henry CruzofL2653771317212100181110302.221.292.351.64327589.224.130.221.2929.012.41.42.338.529.4
1971-   UDFA-LAN
 
1Harry ChappasssB202075112010061261113300.267.318.280.59821188.299.013.080.2786.812.51.80.00.05.0
1976- 6-  94-CHA
 
3Jim Breazeale1bL282572815303130081000102.208.284.375.65927681.200.167.278.3009.912.41.33.724.040.0
1968- 1-   8-ATL
 
8Kevin Bell3bR22546891300251051912003.191.257.279.53619276.234.088.176.2526.625.03.82.634.015.4
1974- 1-   7-CHA
 
17Junior MooredhR2524658190104116700004.292.352.323.67521171.328.031.123.3158.59.91.20.00.05.3
1971-11- 257-ATL
 
25Tom SpencerofR2729653121004012900001.185.209.200.40913167.214.015.031.1913.013.44.50.00.08.3
1969-20- 470-CIN
 
21Rusty TorresofB2916447143036016701000.318.400.591.99126651.324.273.386.44011.813.71.25.914.742.9
1966-54- 811-NYA
 
42Marv FoleycL2411343120006014600001.353.421.353.77412038.429.000.088.36310.515.81.50.00.00.0
1975-17- 395-CHA
 
31Joe Gates2bL23824660001104611001.250.379.250.6296030.333.000.208.31213.320.01.50.00.00.0
1973-   UDFA-KCA
 
65Mike Edenss-2bB291017120000004000001.118.286.118.4042021.118.000.235.22219.10.00.00.00.00.0
1971-27- 620-CLE
 
3Larry JohnsoncR2738010000001400000.125.222.125.347109.250.000.125.18011.144.44.00.00.00.0
1968- 9- 186-CLE
 
Batting Totals: (28 players)1615393633142322141106595836840962533635720122.264.317.379.69620443685955.279.379.194.0006.910.51.51.850.925.9 

1978 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
32Steve StoneR30STMLB12124.37303006100212.019611010319841182031.328.320.813.575.011.404.67.5003.87
1969- 4-  89-SFN
 
27Ken KravecL26STMLB11164.08303007200203.018810492229515471101.398.330.984.216.831.624.61.4074.03
1973- 3-  69-CHA
 
46Francisco BarriosR24STMLB9154.05333219210195.218093881385793171.368.280.603.913.630.934.28.3754.05
1973-   UDFA-SFN
 
28Wilbur WoodL36STMLB10105.20282714010168.0187103972374699031.5510.021.233.963.700.935.52.5004.92    
34Jim WilloughbyR29R/CLMLB163.865905900471393.1954140619361041.229.160.581.833.471.893.95.1433.39
1967-11- 218-SFN
 
36Lerrin LaGrowR29R/CLMLB654.405205200411688.0854743938411031.408.690.923.894.191.084.81.5454.38
1969- 6- 139-DET
 
37Ron SchuelerR30S/RMLB354.3030723006081.27650391039394071.428.381.104.304.301.005.51.3754.91
1967- 3-  43-ATL
 
47Rich HintonL31RelMLB264.02294252012180.2783836528481021.328.700.563.125.361.714.24.2503.32
1969- 4-  76-CLE
 
24Mike ProlyR27S/RMLB522.741468203165.2632420412190001.158.630.551.642.601.583.29.7143.35
1972- 9- 213-SLN
 
52Rich WorthamL24STMLB323.05880200059.0592420123258001.399.000.153.513.811.093.66.6003.13
1976- 2-  27-CHA
 
35Pablo TorrealbaL30RelMLB244.7125322117157.1693730639230031.8910.830.946.123.610.595.81.3335.34
1966-   UDFA-ATL
 
55Jack KucekR25S/RMLB233.291055302152.0422319527301001.337.270.874.675.191.113.98.4004.24
1974- 2-  32-CHA
 
41Ross BaumgartenL23S/RMLB225.87743112023.029151539151011.6511.351.173.525.871.675.87.5004.28
1977-20- 491-CHA
 
33Steve TroutL20S/RMLB304.03431101022.1191010011110001.367.660.004.434.431.004.031.0003.08
1976- 1-   8-CHA
 
40Britt BurnsL19STMLB0212.9122000007.21412112330002.3616.432.353.523.521.0014.09.0006.37
1978- 3-  70-CHA
 
Pitching Totals: (15 players)71904.231611612003871233314101380731663128586710382431.398.810.823.744.531.214.67.441  

1978 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PJim Willoughby29MLBp59-9311191331.9680.510.32---59100.036.6Fielding by Day
PLerrin LaGrow29MLBp52-884201325.9600.460.27---52100.032.3Fielding by Day
PFrancisco Barrios24MLBp33-195193800571.0001.730.29---33100.020.5Fielding by Day
PKen Kravec26MLBp30-2037253135.9141.070.16---30100.018.6Fielding by Day
PSteve Stone30MLBp30-21212284144.9091.330.19---30100.018.6Fielding by Day
PRon Schueler30MLBp30-815131119.9470.600.22---3196.818.6Fielding by Day
PRich Hinton31MLBp29-80381012.9170.380.14---29100.018.0Fielding by Day
PWilbur Wood36MLBp28-16824001421.0001.500.25---28100.017.4Fielding by Day
PPablo Torrealba30MLBp25-5724107.8570.240.11---25100.015.5Fielding by Day
PMike Proly27MLBp14-651101012.9170.790.17---14100.08.7Fielding by Day
PJack Kucek25MLBp10-52450091.0000.900.17---10100.06.2Fielding by Day
PRich Wortham24MLBp8-59090091.0001.130.15---8100.05.0Fielding by Day
PRoss Baumgarten23MLBp7-23020021.0000.290.09---7100.04.3Fielding by Day
PSteve Trout20MLBp4-22030131.0000.750.14---4100.02.5Fielding by Day
PBritt Burns19MLBp2-7020021.0001.000.29---2100.01.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CBill Nahorodny24MLBc104--48653116550.9805.180.007931510797.264.6Fielding by Day
CMike Colbern23MLBc47--2031971229.9694.720.00271614897.929.2Fielding by Day
CWayne Nordhagen29MLBof12--41103154.9444.250.007876817.67.5Fielding by Day
CMarv Foley24MLBc10--4143048.9384.500.00133-1190.96.2Fielding by Day
CLarry Johnson27MLBc2--51107.8573.000.0032-366.71.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BLamar Johnson27MLB1b108--88771874966.9928.870.00---14873.067.1Fielding by Day
1BMike Squires26MLB1b45--36120129382.9978.470.00---4697.828.0Fielding by Day
1BJim Breazeale28MLB1b19--1243110128.9926.680.00---2576.011.8Fielding by Day
1BRon Blomberg29MLB1b-of7--7031274.98610.430.00---6111.54.3Fielding by Day
1BBill Nahorodny24MLBc4--23200251.0006.250.00---1073.72.5Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BJorge Orta27MLB2b-of114--275290962574.9844.960.00---11797.470.8Fielding by Day
2BGreg Pryor28MLB3b-ss35--5490516149.9664.110.00---8242.721.7Fielding by Day
2BDon Kessinger35MLBss9--121402261.0002.890.00---1316.95.6Fielding by Day
2BJoe Gates23MLB2b8--9261436.9724.380.00---8100.05.0Fielding by Day
2BMike Eden29MLB2b-ss4--530281.0002.000.00---1040.02.5Fielding by Day
2BAlan Bannister26MLBof-2b2--32106.8332.500.00---494.11.2Fielding by Day
2BEric Soderholm29MLB3b1--040041.0004.000.00---1430.70.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BEric Soderholm29MLB3b128--1282451417387.9642.910.00---14389.579.5Fielding by Day
3BKevin Bell22MLB3b52--23645692.9461.670.00---5496.332.3Fielding by Day
3BGreg Pryor28MLB3b-ss20--12482662.9683.000.00---8224.412.4Fielding by Day
3BJunior Moore25MLB3b-of6--482014.8572.000.00---2425.03.7Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSDon Kessinger35MLBss123--1713211360505.9744.000.00---13193.976.4Fielding by Day
SSGreg Pryor28MLB3b-ss28--346449102.9613.500.00---8234.117.4Fielding by Day
SSHarry Chappas20MLBss20--286408921.0004.600.00---20100.012.4Fielding by Day
SSAlan Bannister26MLBof-2b8--9141324.9582.880.00---4916.35.0Fielding by Day
SSMike Eden29MLB2b-ss5--9102321.9053.800.00---1050.03.1Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
OFRalph Garr32MLBof109--205592219.9591.930.00---11892.467.7Fielding by Day
OFChet Lemon23MLBof95--284852297.9833.070.00---10590.559.0Fielding by Day
OFClaudell Washington23MLBof82--159670172.9592.010.00---8695.350.9Fielding by Day
OFThad Bosley21MLBof64--155340162.9752.470.00---6697.039.8Fielding by Day
OFBob Molinaro28MLBof62--88200901.0001.450.00---10559.038.5Fielding by Day
OFHenry Cruz26MLBof40--55402591.0001.480.00---5375.524.8Fielding by Day
OFWayne Nordhagen29MLBof36--4623151.9411.330.00---6852.922.4Fielding by Day
OFTom Spencer27MLBof27--52200541.0002.000.00---2993.116.8Fielding by Day
OFBobby Bonds32MLBof22--4032145.9561.950.00---2684.613.7Fielding by Day
OFAlan Bannister26MLBof-2b15--22000221.0001.470.00---4930.69.3Fielding by Day
OFRusty Torres29MLBof14--2701028.9641.930.00---1687.58.7Fielding by Day
OFJunior Moore25MLB3b-of5--810091.0001.800.00---2420.83.1Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
DHLamar Johnson27MLB1b36--000000.000.00---14824.322.4Fielding by Day
DHRon Blomberg29MLB1b-of36--000000.000.00---6159.022.4Fielding by Day
DHBob Molinaro28MLBof32--000000.000.00---10530.519.9Fielding by Day
DHAlan Bannister26MLBof-2b19--000000.000.00---4938.811.8Fielding by Day
DHWayne Nordhagen29MLBof16--000000.000.00---6823.59.9Fielding by Day
DHJunior Moore25MLB3b-of12--000000.000.00---2450.07.5Fielding by Day
DHEric Soderholm29MLB3b11--000000.000.00---1437.76.8Fielding by Day
DHChet Lemon23MLBof10--000000.000.00---1059.56.2Fielding by Day
DHRalph Garr32MLBof9--000000.000.00---1187.65.6Fielding by Day
DHJim Breazeale28MLB1b4--000000.000.00---2516.02.5Fielding by Day
DHBobby Bonds32MLBof3--000000.000.00---2611.51.9Fielding by Day
DHJorge Orta27MLB2b-of2--000000.000.00---1171.71.2Fielding by Day
DHTom Spencer27MLBof2--000000.000.00---296.91.2Fielding by Day
DHBill Nahorodny24MLBc1--000000.000.00---1070.90.6Fielding by Day
DHHenry Cruz26MLBof1--000000.000.00---531.90.6Fielding by Day
DHRon Schueler30MLBp1--000000.000.00---313.20.6Fielding by Day
DHClaudell Washington23MLBof1--000000.000.00---861.20.6Fielding by Day
DHLarry Johnson27MLBc1--000000.000.00---333.30.6Fielding by Day
DHMike Colbern23MLBc1--000000.000.00---482.10.6Fielding by Day
DHKevin Bell22MLB3b1--000000.000.00---541.90.6Fielding by Day

1978 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Larry DobyManager1923-12-13 54Camden,South Carolina MLB1947-19591947-1959   OF
Larry DobyHitting Coach1923-12-13 54Camden,South Carolina MLB1947-19591947-1959   OF
Bobby KnoopAssistant Coach1938-10-18 39Sioux City,Iowa MLB1964-19721964-1972   2B
Tony La RussaFirst Base Coach1944-10-04 33Tampa,Florida MLB1962-19771963-1973   2B-SS
Bob LemonManager1920-09-22 57San Bernardino,California MLB1941-19581941-1958   P
Minnie MinosoThird Base Coach1922-11-29 55Havana,Cuba MLB1949-20031949-1980   OF
Jim PiersallBroadcaster1929-11-14 48Waterbury,Connecticut MLB1950-19671950-1967   OF
Stan WilliamsPitching Coach1936-09-14 41Enfield,New Hampshire MLB1958-19721958-1972   P