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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

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerAgePC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDHP %C %1B %2B %3B %SS %LF %CF %RF %OF %POAE
Alan Bannister2700165120000479----1.000.963.850--------.96825018721
Francisco Barrios25150000000000.857------------------1083
Ross Baumgarten24280000000000.977------------------14281
Kevin Bell23000068200000--------.9231.000--------5115417
Thad Bosley22000000000281------------------.9675722
Britt Burns2060000000000--------------------000
Harry Chappas21000002300000----------.929--------28637
Mike Colbern24032000000000--.971----------------121124
Richard Dotson20500000000001.000------------------140
Mark Esser2320000000000--------------------000
Ed Farmer294200000000001.000------------------7110
Marv Foley25033000000000--.993----------------128111
Ralph Garr330000000006717------------------.9519435
Joe Gates2400081000001------.9661.000----------12171
Rich Hinton32160000000000.923------------------481
Guy Hoffman222400000000001.000------------------150
Fred Howard222800000000001.000------------------740
LaMarr Hoyt2420000000000--------------------000
Lamar Johnson280094000000037----.987--------------7486311
Don Kessinger36001105400000----1.0001.000--.988--------611092
Ken Kravec27360000000000.977------------------8351
Jack Kucek2610000000000--------------------000
Rusty Kuntz2400000000050------------------1.0001210
Lerrin LaGrow30110000000000.750------------------031
Chet Lemon240000000001471------------------.9774111010
Milt May28065000000000--.981----------------277276
Junior Moore260002000006110------1.000----------.9668353
Jim Morrison260004829000000------.982.943----------1211859
Bill Nahorodny25060000000003--.973----------------223257
Wayne Nordhagen302500000001247--.750--------------1.0002843
Jorge Orta280004100000062------.978------------57753
Mike Proly28380000000000.957------------------5171
Greg Pryor29000252211900000------.989.929.961--------21844726
Dewey Robinson241100000000001.000------------------010
Gilberto Rondon25400000000001.000------------------010
Randy Scarbery27450000000000.917------------------5172
Ron Schueler31800000000001.000------------------030
Eric Soderholm30000056000000--------.986----------551543
Mike Squires270011000000010----.995------------1.000744604
Pablo Torrealba31300000000001.000------------------010
Rusty Torres30000000000850------------------.97611743
Steve Trout21340000000000.929------------------6333
Claudell Washington240000000001223------------------.97425677
Rich Wortham25340000000000.872------------------7275


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