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1979 Chicago White SoxAmerican League (MLB)
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Mike Proly played for the 1979 Chicago White Sox
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionWestLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameWhite Sox
LocationChicago,Illinois
Record73-87 (5th in American League West)League Rank11thMLB Rank19th
ManagerTony La Russa,Don KessingerGeneral Manager
CoachesFred Martin (Pitching Coach), Joe Sparks (Third Base Coach), Bobby Winkles (Assistant Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickSteve Buechele (#9)
Attendance1,280,702
Minor League AffiliatesIowa Oaks (AAA) 69-67 ... Knoxville Sox (AA) 65-76 ... Appleton Foxes (A) 63-72 ...
Years Available1901-2017

Team History -- 1979 Statistics -- 1979 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 

1979 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
50Chet LemonofR2414855679177442178671156681334615.318.391.496.88727663632.337.178.272.3928.910.81.22.732.735.6
1972- 1-  22-OAK
 
7Alan Bannister2b-ofR2713650671144288255226434034419.285.342.383.72519438560.303.098.215.3277.77.10.90.4253.026.4
1973- 1-   1-PHI
 
11Lamar Johnson1bR28133479601482911274824156204123.309.363.449.81221542526.328.140.238.3627.810.71.42.339.928.4
1968- 3-  54-CHA
 
16Greg PryorssR2914347660131233334343541275116.275.324.355.67916929525.293.080.151.3076.77.81.20.6158.722.1
1971- 6- 130-WS2
 
18Claudell WashingtonofL2413147179132335136619112893324710.280.322.454.77621451508.322.174.251.3375.518.33.32.636.238.6
1972-   UDFA-OAK
 
6Jorge Ortadh-2bL281133254985183114615443313426.262.348.437.78514232377.260.175.298.34911.78.80.82.929.637.7
1971-   UDFA-CHA
 
48Ralph GarrofL33102307348610293924171912205.280.318.414.73212721329.274.134.182.3265.25.81.12.734.124.4
1967- 3-  52-ATL
 
25Mike Squires1bL271222954478101222155229252310.264.318.325.6439613326.266.061.169.2916.82.80.40.6147.516.7
1973-18- 429-CHA
 
12Jim Morrison2b-3bR266724038661401435113154847302.275.324.508.83212228269.287.233.329.3645.617.83.25.217.142.4
1974- 5-  99-PHI
 
12Eric Soderholm3bR305621031538263401191901119.252.313.395.7088316231.253.143.229.3168.28.21.02.635.030.2
1968- 1-   1-MIN
 
5Milt MaycL2865202235113072800142722113.252.306.421.7278520221.260.169.238.3226.312.21.93.228.939.2
1968-11- 237-PIT
 
34Junior MooreofR268820124536212302122000408.264.300.328.628669217.283.064.114.2835.59.21.70.5201.017.0
1971-11- 257-ATL
 
8Kevin Bell3bR237020020498142224154303103.245.296.355.6517113219.292.110.175.2946.919.62.91.850.026.5
1974- 1-   7-CHA
 
20Wayne NordhagendhR3078193205415072500132200129.280.324.466.7909022207.285.186.254.3456.310.61.73.427.640.7
1968- 7- 136-NYA
 
15Bill NahorodnycR2565179204610062901182300215.257.322.413.7357416199.263.156.251.3279.111.61.33.029.834.8
1972- 6- 123-PHI
 
21Rusty TorresofB309017026435082400233728014.253.349.424.7737213203.280.171.306.34811.318.21.63.921.330.2
1966-54- 811-NYA
 
27Don KessingerssB36561101422601710101203115.200.264.282.546317124.214.082.182.2488.19.71.20.8110.031.8    
19Mike ColberncR24328352051080042504001.241.276.325.60127691.345.084.133.2714.427.56.30.00.030.0
1976- 2-  32-CHA
 
22Thad BosleyofL223677132411184191400001.312.384.390.77430386.371.078.234.35410.516.31.61.277.012.5
1974- 4-  82-CAL
 
13Harry ChappasssB2126599171014115510002.288.354.356.71021265.302.068.153.3277.77.71.01.559.011.8
1976- 6-  94-CHA
 
10Joe Gates2bL241616510101112300000.063.167.188.3553118.077.125.250.16911.116.71.50.00.0100.0
1973-   UDFA-KCA
 
36Rusty KuntzofR24511010000002600001.091.231.091.3221013.200.000.182.17915.446.23.00.00.00.0
1977-11- 261-CHA
 
Batting Totals: (22 players)1605366724148128733125670976244766336544328147.276.333.412.74522094455946.293.412.225.0007.511.21.52.142.930.1 

1979 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
55Ken KravecL27STMLB15133.743635110311250.02081151042011113231141.287.490.724.004.751.194.14.5364.22
1973- 3-  69-CHA
 
28Rich WorthamL25STMLB14144.90343315000204.01951261112110011914331.458.600.934.415.251.195.56.5004.42
1976- 2-  27-CHA
 
30Ross BaumgartenL24STMLB1383.54282804300190.217582751883726111.368.260.853.923.400.873.87.6194.53
1977-20- 491-CHA
 
33Steve TroutL21S/RMLB1183.8934181662124155.016577671059761051.459.580.583.434.411.294.47.5793.83
1976- 1-   8-CHA
 
26Randy ScarberyR27RelMLB284.624554000154101.11025652934456031.359.060.803.024.001.324.97.2004.09
1973- 1-  23-OAK
 
46Francisco BarriosR25STMLB833.6115150200094.2884938933280151.288.370.863.142.660.854.66.7274.58
1973-   UDFA-SFN
 
24Mike ProlyR28RelMLB383.87386320024988.1894338640325011.469.070.614.083.260.804.38.2734.28
1972- 9- 213-SLN
 
22Ed FarmerR29R/CLMLB372.434233900301481.1663622234486011.237.300.223.765.311.413.98.3003.16
1967- 5-  91-CLE
 
41Fred HowardR22S/RMLB153.57286220010068.0733427532360011.549.660.664.244.761.134.50.1674.08
1976- 6- 110-CHA
 
47Rich HintonL32RelMLB126.0516214008241.257302848270001.5812.310.861.735.833.386.48.3333.26
1969- 4-  76-CLE
 
36Guy HoffmanL22RelMLB055.3424024009230.1301818023183111.768.900.006.825.340.785.34.0003.92
1978-   UDFA-CHA
 
49Richard DotsonR20STMLB203.70550110024.128131006130001.4110.360.002.224.812.174.811.0002.40
1977- 1-   7-CAL
 
37Ron SchuelerR31RelMLB017.32817005019.219161631361021.678.691.375.952.750.467.32.0006.39
1967- 3-  43-ATL
 
44Lerrin LaGrowR30RelMLB039.171129004117.227211821692002.5013.751.028.154.580.5610.70.0005.90
1969- 6- 139-DET
 
32,35Dewey RobinsonR24RelMLB016.2811011007014.11112101950001.426.910.635.653.140.567.53.0004.83
1977-19- 467-CHA
 
55Gilberto RondonR25RelMLB003.7240400009.211542632001.8510.241.865.592.790.504.66.0006.66
1973- 3-  59-BAL
 
35Pablo TorrealbaL31RelMLB001.5930300205.25111211001.357.941.593.181.590.501.59.0005.73
1966-   UDFA-ATL
 
40Britt BurnsL20RelMLB005.4060600005.010531120002.2018.001.801.803.602.009.00.0005.13
1978- 3-  70-CHA
 
23LaMarr HoytR24RelMLB000.0020200103.02000000000.676.000.000.000.0000.00.0002.73
1973- 5- 109-NYA
 
20Wayne NordhagenR30RelMLB009.0020200202.02220120001.509.000.004.509.002.009.00.0002.23
1968- 7- 136-NYA
 
42Mark EsserL23RelMLB0016.2020200101.22330410005.0010.800.0021.605.400.2516.20.0008.73
1977- 8- 160-CHA
 
47Jack KucekR26RelMLB000.0010100000.204003000015.000.000.0040.500.000.0054.00.00016.23
1974- 2-  32-CHA
 
Pitching Totals: (22 players)73864.131591592362891313714101365748647114618675507371.418.710.733.944.311.094.77.459  

1979 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PRandy Scarbery27MLBp45-1015172124.9170.490.22---45100.028.1Fielding by Day
PEd Farmer29MLBp42-8171101181.0000.430.22---42100.026.3Fielding by Day
PMike Proly28MLBp38-885171223.9570.580.25---38100.023.8Fielding by Day
PKen Kravec27MLBp36-2508351144.9771.190.17---36100.022.5Fielding by Day
PRich Wortham25MLBp34-2047275039.8721.000.17---34100.021.3Fielding by Day
PSteve Trout21MLBp34-1556333242.9291.150.25---34100.021.3Fielding by Day
PFred Howard22MLBp28-687400111.0000.390.16---28100.017.5Fielding by Day
PRoss Baumgarten24MLBp28-19014281143.9771.500.22---28100.017.5Fielding by Day
PGuy Hoffman22MLBp24-30150161.0000.250.20---24100.015.0Fielding by Day
PRich Hinton32MLBp16-41481013.9230.750.29---16100.010.0Fielding by Day
PFrancisco Barrios25MLBp15-941083221.8571.200.19---15100.09.4Fielding by Day
PDewey Robinson24MLBp11-14010011.0000.090.07---11100.06.9Fielding by Day
PLerrin LaGrow30MLBp11-1703104.7500.270.18---11100.06.9Fielding by Day
PRon Schueler31MLBp8-19030031.0000.380.16---8100.05.0Fielding by Day
PBritt Burns20MLBp6-5000000.000.00---6100.03.8Fielding by Day
PRichard Dotson20MLBp5-24140051.0001.000.21---5100.03.1Fielding by Day
PGilberto Rondon25MLBp4-9010011.0000.250.11---4100.02.5Fielding by Day
PPablo Torrealba31MLBp3-5010011.0000.330.20---3100.01.9Fielding by Day
PLaMarr Hoyt24MLBp2-3000000.000.00---2100.01.3Fielding by Day
PWayne Nordhagen30MLBof2-2000000.000.00---782.61.3Fielding by Day
PMark Esser23MLBp2-1000000.000.00---2100.01.3Fielding by Day
PJack Kucek26MLBp1--000000.000.00---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CMilt May28MLBc65--2772761310.9814.680.003622765100.040.6Fielding by Day
CBill Nahorodny25MLBc60--2232573255.9734.130.00481966592.337.5Fielding by Day
CMarv Foley25MLBc33--1281111140.9934.210.00251023497.120.6Fielding by Day
CMike Colbern24MLBc32--1211244137.9714.160.002215132100.020.0Fielding by Day
CWayne Nordhagen30MLBof5--903012.7501.800.004-1786.43.1Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BMike Squires27MLB1b110--74160462805.9957.280.00---12290.268.8Fielding by Day
1BLamar Johnson28MLB1b94--748631162822.9878.630.00---13370.758.8Fielding by Day
1BAlan Bannister27MLBof-2b1--200121.0002.000.00---1360.70.6Fielding by Day
1BDon Kessinger36MLBss1--200021.0002.000.00---561.80.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BAlan Bannister27MLBof-2b65--1501601232322.9634.770.00---13647.840.6Fielding by Day
2BJim Morrison26MLB3b-2b48--104120433228.9824.670.00---6771.630.0Fielding by Day
2BJorge Orta28MLB2b-of41--5775317135.9783.220.00---11336.325.6Fielding by Day
2BGreg Pryor29MLB3b-ss25--424811391.9893.600.00---14317.515.6Fielding by Day
2BJoe Gates24MLB2b8--12161329.9663.500.00---1650.05.0Fielding by Day
2BJunior Moore26MLB3b-of2--020021.0001.000.00---882.31.3Fielding by Day
2BDon Kessinger36MLBss1--260081.0008.000.00---561.80.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BKevin Bell23MLB3b68--511531711221.9233.000.00---7097.142.5Fielding by Day
3BEric Soderholm30MLB3b56--55154312212.9863.730.00---56100.035.0Fielding by Day
3BJim Morrison26MLB3b-2b29--17655587.9432.830.00---6743.318.1Fielding by Day
3BGreg Pryor29MLB3b-ss22--15374256.9292.360.00---14315.413.8Fielding by Day
3BAlan Bannister27MLBof-2b12--10246440.8502.830.00---1368.87.5Fielding by Day
3BJoe Gates24MLB2b1--010011.0001.000.00---166.30.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSGreg Pryor29MLB3b-ss119--1613622154544.9614.390.00---14383.274.4Fielding by Day
SSDon Kessinger36MLBss54--57103217162.9882.960.00---5696.433.8Fielding by Day
SSHarry Chappas21MLBss23--286371398.9293.960.00---2688.514.4Fielding by Day
SSKevin Bell23MLB3b2--010011.0000.500.00---702.91.3Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
OFChet Lemon24MLBof147--41110102431.9772.860.00---14899.391.9Fielding by Day
OFClaudell Washington24MLBof122--256773270.9742.160.00---13193.176.3Fielding by Day
OFRusty Torres30MLBof85--117430124.9761.420.00---9094.453.1Fielding by Day
OFRalph Garr33MLBof67--94351102.9511.450.00---10265.741.9Fielding by Day
OFJunior Moore26MLB3b-of61--8333089.9661.410.00---8869.338.1Fielding by Day
OFAlan Bannister27MLBof-2b47--8833094.9681.940.00---13634.629.4Fielding by Day
OFThad Bosley22MLBof28--5722161.9672.110.00---3677.817.5Fielding by Day
OFWayne Nordhagen30MLBof12--19400231.0001.920.00---7815.47.5Fielding by Day
OFRusty Kuntz24MLBof5--12101131.0002.600.00---5100.03.1Fielding by Day
OFMike Squires27MLB1b1--300031.0003.000.00---1220.80.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
DHJorge Orta28MLB2b-of62--000000.000.00---11354.938.8Fielding by Day
DHWayne Nordhagen30MLBof47--000000.000.00---7860.329.4Fielding by Day
DHLamar Johnson28MLB1b37--000000.000.00---13327.823.1Fielding by Day
DHRalph Garr33MLBof17--000000.000.00---10216.710.6Fielding by Day
DHJunior Moore26MLB3b-of10--000000.000.00---8811.46.3Fielding by Day
DHAlan Bannister27MLBof-2b9--000000.000.00---1366.65.6Fielding by Day
DHBill Nahorodny25MLBc3--000000.000.00---654.61.9Fielding by Day
DHClaudell Washington24MLBof3--000000.000.00---1312.31.9Fielding by Day
DHThad Bosley22MLBof1--000000.000.00---362.80.6Fielding by Day
DHChet Lemon24MLBof1--000000.000.00---1480.70.6Fielding by Day
DHJoe Gates24MLB2b1--000000.000.00---166.30.6Fielding by Day

1979 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Don KessingerManager1942-07-17 36Forrest City,Arkansas MLB1964-19791964-1979   SS
Tony La RussaManager1944-10-04 34Tampa,Florida MLB1962-19771963-1973   2B-SS
Fred MartinPitching Coach1915-06-27 64Williams,Oklahoma MLB1946-19501946-1950   P
Jim PiersallBroadcaster1929-11-14 49Waterbury,Connecticut MLB1950-19671950-1967   OF
Joe SparksThird Base Coach1938-03-15 41McComas,West Virginia --   IF
Bobby WinklesAssistant Coach1930-03-11 49Tuckerman,Alabama --   SS