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2005 Chicago White Sox (MLB)

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W-L Record: 99-63 .611
Rank: 1st in American League Central
Run Differential: 741-645 + 96
Roster Continuity 68.55% 13/30
Manager(s): Ozzie Guillen
General Manager: Kenny Williams
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: U.S. Cellular Field
Payroll: $ 75,178,000 13/30
Attendance: 2,342,834 17/30
Playoffs: Won World Series (Astros)
Top Draft Pick: Lance Broadway (#15) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Harold Baines
Bullpen Coach: Art Kusnyer
First Base Coach: Tim Raines
Hitting Coach: Greg Walker
Pitching Coach: Don Cooper
Third Base Coach: Joey Cora

#1 Draft Picks

Dustin Hermanson (#3), Frank Thomas (#7), Jon Garland (#10), Carl Everett (#10), Joe Borchard (#12), Paul Konerko (#13), Brian Anderson (#15), Aaron Rowand (#35)
American League Central 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 2005 Chicago White Sox season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    37Jonathan AdkinsP6-0200L-R272003OAK: 1998-9-255MLB--
    44Brian AndersonP6-2205R-R232005CHA: 2003-1-15MLB-Free Agent
    57Jeff BajenaruP6-1190R-R272004CHA: 1999-36-1089MLB--
    27Geoff Blum3B6-3195B-R321999MON: 1994-7-196MLB-Retired
    25Joe BorchardRF-CF6-5220B-R262002CHA: 2000-1-12MLB--
    56Mark BuehrleP6-2200L-L262000CHA: 1998-38-1139MLB-Free Agent
    27Jamie BurkeC6-0195R-R332001CAL: 1993-9-243MLB--
    31Raul CasanovaC6-0221B-R321996NYN: 1990-8-226MLB--
    52Jose ContrerasP6-4230R-R332003UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    46Neal CottsP6-2200L-L252003OAK: 2001-2-69MLB-Free Agent
    24Joe Crede3B6-3195R-R272000CHA: 1996-5-137MLB--
    23Jermaine DyeRF6-5220R-R311996ATL: 1993-17-488MLB--
    8Carl EverettCF-RF6-0190B-R341993NYA: 1990-1-10MLB--
    34Freddy GarciaP6-4235R-R281999Not draftedMLB-Free Agent
    20Jon GarlandP6-6205R-R252000CHN: 1997-1-10MLB-Free Agent
    17Ross Gload1B6-0185L-L292000FLO: 1997-13-396MLB--
    1Willie Harris2B-LF5-9175L-R272001BAL: 1999-24-727MLB-Free Agent
    32Dustin HermansonP6-2200R-R321995SDN: 1994-1-3MLB--
    26Orlando HernandezP6-2190R-R391998Not draftedMLB--
    15Tadahito IguchiIF5-10185R-R302005Not draftedMLB--
    45Bobby JenksP6-3225R-R242005ANA: 2000-5-140MLB-Free Agent
    14Paul Konerko1B-DH6-3211R-R291997LAN: 1994-1-13MLB-Retired
    62Pedro Lopez2B6-1160R-R212005Not draftedMLB--
    43Damaso MarteP6-0170L-L301999Not draftedMLB--
    41Brandon McCarthyP6-7180R-R212005CHA: 2002-17-510MLBLos Angeles DodgersMLB-Active
    38Pablo Ozuna2B-CF6-0160R-R302000Not draftedMLB--
    7Timo PerezLF5-9167L-L302000Not draftedMLB--
    12A.J. PierzynskiC6-3220L-R281998MIN: 1994-3-71MLB-Free Agent
    22Scott PodsednikLF-CF6-0170L-L292001TEX: 1994-3-85MLB-Free Agent
    18Cliff PolitteP5-11185R-R311998SLN: 1995-54-1439MLB--
    33Aaron RowandCF-LF6-1200R-R272001CHA: 1998-1-35MLB--
    65Dave SandersP6-0200L-L252003SDN: 2000-43-1276MLB--
    10Shingo TakatsuP6-0180R-R362004Not draftedMLB--
    35Frank Thomas1B-DH6-5270R-R371990CHA: 1989-1-7MLB--
    5Juan Uribe3B6-0225R-R262001UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    51Luis VizcainoP5-11169R-R301999UDFAMLBBaltimore OriolesMinors
    58Kevin WalkerP6-4190L-L282000SDN: 1995-6-145MLB--
    36Chris WidgerC6-2215R-R341995SEA: 1992-3-82MLB--

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