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1981 Chicago White Sox (MLB)

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W-L Record: 54-52 .509
Rank: th in American League West
Run Differential: 476-423 + 53
Roster Continuity 63.65% 19/26
Manager(s): Tony La Russa
General Manager:
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Comiskey Park
Attendance: 946,651 14/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Daryl Boston (#7) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Bobby Winkles
First Base Coach: Dave Nelson
Hitting Coach: Vada Pinson
Pitching Coach: Ron Schueler

#1 Draft Picks

Harold Baines (#1), Bill Almon (#1), Richard Dotson (#7), Steve Trout (#8), Greg Luzinski (#11), Chet Lemon (#22)
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 1981 Chicago White Sox season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    50Juan AgostoP6-2190L-L231981Not draftedMLB--
    34Bill AlmonSS-3B6-3190R-R281974SDN: 1974-1-1MLB--
    3Harold BainesOF6-2195L-L221980CHA: 1977-1-1MLB--
    46Francisco BarriosP6-3195R-R271974Not draftedMLB--
    30Ross BaumgartenP6-1180L-L261978CHA: 1977-20-491MLB--
    14Tony Bernazard2B5-9160B-R241979Not draftedMLB--
    40Britt BurnsP6-5218L-L221978CHA: 1978-3-70MLB--
    49Richard DotsonP6-0204R-R221979CAL: 1977-1-7MLB--
    16Jim EssianC6-2195R-R301973Not draftedMLB--
    22Ed FarmerP6-5210R-R311971CLE: 1967-5-91MLB--
    72Carlton FiskC6-2220R-R331969BOS: 1967-1-4MLB--
    17Jerry HairstonOF5-10190B-R291973CHA: 1970-3-54MLB--
    45Kevin HickeyP6-1200L-L251981Not draftedMLB--
    7Marc HillC6-3210R-R291973SLN: 1970-10-234MLB--
    31LaMarr HoytP6-3244R-R261979NYA: 1973-5-109MLB--
    23Lamar Johnson1B6-2225R-R301974CHA: 1968-3-54MLB--
    36Jerry KoosmanP6-2208R-L371967UDFAMLB--
    47Rusty KuntzOF6-3190R-R261979CHA: 1977-11-261MLB--
    53Dennis LampP6-3200R-R281977CHN: 1971-3-64MLB--
    8Ron LeFloreOF6-0200R-R331974Not draftedMLB--
    44Chet LemonOF6-0190R-R261975OAK: 1972-1-22MLB--
    32Jay Loviglio2B-3B5-9160R-R251980Not draftedMLB--
    19Greg LuzinskiOF6-1225R-R301970PHI: 1968-1-11MLB--
    27Lynn McGlothenP6-2195L-R311972BOS: 1968-3-60MLB--
    5Bob MolinaroOF6-0190L-R311975DET: 1968-2-38MLB--
    12Jim Morrison3B-2B5-11186R-R281977PHI: 1974-5-99MLB--
    20Wayne NordhagenOF6-2205R-R321976NYA: 1968-7-136MLB--
    51Reggie PattersonP6-4180R-R221981Not draftedMLB--
    11Greg Pryor3B-SS6-0186R-R311976WS2: 1971-6-130MLB--
    35Dewey RobinsonP6-0180R-R261979CHA: 1977-19-467MLB--
    25Mike Squires1B5-11185L-L291975CHA: 1973-18-429MLB--
    48Leo SutherlandOF5-10165L-L231980CHA: 1976-1-3MLB--
    33Steve TroutP6-4195L-L231978CHA: 1976-1-8MLB--
    24Jerry TurnerOF5-9180L-L271974SDN: 1972-10-217MLB--

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