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1979 CHICAGO WHITE SOX

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Chicago,IL
Team Record:  73-87   .456
Result:   5th in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Don Kessinger, Tony LaRussa
General Manager:   Roland Hemond
Stadium:  Comiskey Park
Attendance:  1,280,702
Playoffs:  -

Chicago White Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Don Kessinger (36)
Youngest Player:  Britt Burns (20)
Longest Tenure:  Jorge Orta (8)
Top Hitter:  Chet Lemon (15)
Top Pitcher:  Ken Kravec (13)
Top Draft Pick:  Steve Buechele (#9)

Roster Continuity:  75.84%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
California8874.543--
KC Royals8577.5253.0
Texas8379.5125.0
Minnesota8280.5066.0
Chi White Sox7387.45614.0
Seattle6795.41421.0
Oakland54108.33334.0

BATTING STATISTICS
 Home RunsGB/FB InfoSpecial HittingBaserunning
PlayermultiHRSlamsGBFBG/FPHinfHROEFOS12S13S23S2HD13D1HPOt
Harry Chappas0027151.8010122106000
Claudell Washington101481051.41396291112714340
Chet Lemon101791401.28021617106613550
Jorge Orta00921230.7523310141053340
Lamar Johnson001391410.990561822529820
Alan Bannister001561770.880189161415913570
Ralph Garr00117901.30510578444420
Eric Soderholm0076641.1913699409220
Marv Foley0034410.8310165010000
Mike Squires001061100.96193918919020
Junior Moore0067651.0343376416110
Bill Nahorodny1051610.846021311043300
Greg Pryor001851341.3801611181613515320
Wayne Nordhagen1163551.1541493123500
Rusty Torres0042560.75153515238410
Jim Morrison1055820.6707397535320
Milt May0074551.3504079346000
Kevin Bell0061521.17023610441310
Don Kessinger0039420.9304122213100
Joe Gates00751.4000002000000
Thad Bosley0025151.6714237233000
Mike Colbern0029132.2313102001200
Rusty Kuntz00130.3300000000000
FIELDING STATISTICS


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