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1980 Chicago White Sox (MLB)

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W-L Record: 70-90 .437
Rank: 5th in American League West
Run Differential: 587-722 -135
Roster Continuity 74.51% 19/26
Manager(s): Tony La Russa
General Manager:
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Comiskey Park
Attendance: 1,200,365 17/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Cecil Espy (#8) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Bobby Winkles
Assistant Coach: Loren Babe
Bullpen Coach: Art Kusnyer
Hitting Coach: Orlando Cepeda
Pitching Coach: Ron Schueler
Third Base Coach: Minnie Minoso

#1 Draft Picks

Harold Baines (#1), Richard Dotson (#7), Steve Trout (#8), Ricky Seilheimer (#19), Chet Lemon (#22), Randy Scarbery (#23)
American League West Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1980 Chicago White Sox season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    3Harold BainesOF6-2195L-L211980CHA: 1977-1-1MLB--
    7Alan BannisterOF-2B5-11175R-R281974PHI: 1973-1-1MLB--
    46Francisco BarriosP6-3195R-R261974Not draftedMLB--
    30Ross BaumgartenP6-1180L-L251978CHA: 1977-20-491MLB--
    8Kevin Bell3B6-0195R-R241976CHA: 1974-1-7MLB--
    38Glenn BorgmannC6-4210R-R301972MIN: 1971-1-9MLB--
    32Thad BosleyOF6-3175L-L231977CAL: 1974-4-82MLB--
    40Britt BurnsP6-5218L-L211978CHA: 1978-3-70MLB--
    13Harry ChappasSS5-3150B-R221978CHA: 1976-6-94MLB--
    29Nardi ContrerasP6-2193B-R281980CIN: 1969-12-278MLB--
    21Todd CruzSS-3B6-0175R-R241978PHI: 1973-2-26MLB--
    49Richard DotsonP6-0204R-R211979CAL: 1977-1-7MLB--
    22Ed FarmerP6-5210R-R301971CLE: 1967-5-91MLB--
    17Marv FoleyC6-0195L-R261978CHA: 1975-17-395MLB--
    36Guy HoffmanP5-9185L-L231979Not draftedMLB--
    31,50LaMarr HoytP6-3244R-R251979NYA: 1973-5-109MLB--
    23Lamar Johnson1B6-2225R-R291974CHA: 1968-3-54MLB--
    7Randy JohnsonOF-1B6-2195L-L211980CHA: 1979-3-62MLB--
    16Bruce KimmC5-11175R-R291976CHA: 1969-7-147MLB--
    27Ken KravecP6-2185L-L281975CHA: 1973-3-69MLB--
    47Rusty KuntzOF6-3190R-R251979CHA: 1977-11-261MLB--
    44Chet LemonOF6-0190R-R251975OAK: 1972-1-22MLB--
    9Minnie MinosoOF5-10175R-R571949Not draftedMLB--
    9,5Bob MolinaroOF6-0190L-R301975DET: 1968-2-38MLB--
    34Junior Moore3B-OF5-11185R-R271976ATL: 1971-11-257MLB--
    12Jim Morrison3B-2B5-11186R-R271977PHI: 1974-5-99MLB--
    26Fran Mullins3B-SS6-0180R-R231980CHA: 1979-3-61MLB--
    20Wayne NordhagenOF6-2205R-R311976NYA: 1968-7-136MLB--
    24Mike ProlyP6-0185R-R291976SLN: 1972-9-213MLB--
    18Ron PruittOF-C6-0185R-R281975TEX: 1972-2-28MLB--
    11Greg Pryor3B-SS6-0186R-R301976WS2: 1971-6-130MLB--
    35Dewey RobinsonP6-0180R-R251979CHA: 1977-19-467MLB--
    26Randy ScarberyP6-1185B-R281979OAK: 1973-1-23MLB--
    6Ricky SeilheimerC5-11185L-R191980CHA: 1979-1-19MLB--
    25Mike Squires1B5-11185L-L281975CHA: 1973-18-429MLB--
    48Leo SutherlandOF5-10165L-L221980CHA: 1976-1-3MLB--
    33Steve TroutP6-4195L-L221978CHA: 1976-1-8MLB--
    18Claudell WashingtonOF6-0190L-L251974Not draftedMLB--
    28Rich WorthamP6-0185R-L261978CHA: 1976-2-27MLB--

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