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1948 Chicago White Sox

1948 > Class Major League > 1948 American League
Overall: 51-101
Scored 559 runs, Allowed 814 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 51-101

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Ted Lyons
Represented: Chicago, IL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1947 / 1949

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Herb Adams*20513111310000011.273.333.364.6974001
2Luke Appling41139594497631561620471049435.314.423.354.7771761703
3Floyd Baker*311044123354772830184107326.215.359.257.61586522
4Fred Bradley278110000000000.
5Jim Delsing*22207063512000500512.
6Bob Gillespie2825181600000100110.
7Jim Goodwin*218220100000000.500.500.5001.0001000
8Orval Grove283223210200000019.
9Joe Haynes302756505820010038.
10Ralph Hodgin*331143593312888115134032111.266.310.338.648112907
11Howie Judson2241342913100200113.
12Don Kolloway2911943841760114144638241818.273.303.369.6731541003
13Tony Lupien*31154700617691521936541177438.246.327.316.643195309
14Cass Michaels2214555848447120126556826942.248.344.329.6731591123
15Glen Moulder303325203601010011.300.333.400.7338004
16Frank Papish303228271520040006.
17Ike Pearson312312100200000003.
18Dave Philley#28137546488511402835428105033.287.353.387.7401891108
19Aaron Robinson*33983733264782142839014630.252.344.380.724124801
20Marv Rotblatt#207540000000012.
21Jerry Scala*233661000000003.
22Mike Tresh34391201081027101110099.250.308.287.59531103
23Jack Wallaesa#2833494829001300112.
24Ralph Weigel266617916383873026121318.233.294.313.60751512
25Frank Whitman233660000000003.
26Bill Wight*2634807326000300331.
27Taffy Wright*3613449945550127156461213818.279.341.365.7061661351
27 Players30.815458725192559130317239555324647595528.251.329.331.66017181191273
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Fred Bradley27004.6080400015.211128242100660.9576.
2Bob Gillespie2804.0005.12256810072.0814541333191033191.58310.
3Jim Goodwin*21008.7181200110.1911100123100532.0327.
4Orval Grove28210.1676.1632111310187.21106460642183044041.73411.
5Joe Haynes30910.4743.9727222600149.216779661352402036531.46310.
6Howie Judson2245.4444.7840518108107.11026057756383124651.4728.
7Glen Moulder3036.3336.413391100285.21086761854261154081.89111.
8Frank Papish*3028.2005.0032141220495.1976553775413024531.8049.
9Ike Pearson3123.4004.922321400153.0623229827122022451.67910.
10Marv Rotblatt*2001.0007.8572300018.11916160234100952.2919.
11Bill Wight*26920.3104.8034322711223.123813211991356811510101.6709.
11 Players27.451101.3364.89154154119352231345.21454814731896734033063260251.5819.
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer


Aaron Robinson923035044.9893.847272750%
Ralph Weigel391081944.9693.26416833%
Mike Tresh34991621.9833.38411321%


Tony Lupien15414369211155.9939.92


Don Kolloway832412761862.9666.23
Cass Michaels55148171850.9765.80
Floyd Baker185155317.9725.89


Luke Appling72841631513.9433.43
Floyd Baker71781711017.9613.51
Don Kolloway18232741.9262.78


Cass Michaels851642852065.9575.28
Luke Appling641332102050.9455.36
Jack Wallaesa51117051.0005.60
Floyd Baker121001.0003.00
Frank Whitman11231.5003.00


Ralph Hodgin390.00
Dave Philley60.00
Taffy Wright60.00
Ralph Weigel20.00
Jack Wallaesa10.00


Dave Philley1230.00
Jim Delsing150.00
Herb Adams20.00
Ralph Hodgin20.00
Jerry Scala20.00
Cass Michaels10.00


Taffy Wright1080.00
Ralph Hodgin400.00
Herb Adams20.00


Dave Philley1283812296.9783.15
Taffy Wright114227933.9872.07
Ralph Hodgin79184960.9702.44
Jim Delsing15361001.0002.47
Herb Adams4102001.0003.00
Jerry Scala250001.0002.50
Ralph Weigel210001.0000.50
Cass Michaels110001.0001.00
Jack Wallaesa100000.00


Howie Judson4022212.9600.60
Bill Wight3444732.9441.50
Glen Moulder3331730.8700.61
Orval Grove3252631.9120.97
Frank Papish3221412.9410.50
Joe Haynes2761921.9260.93
Bob Gillespie25313001.0000.64
Ike Pearson23113021.0000.61
Fred Bradley833001.0000.75
Jim Goodwin812001.0000.38
Marv Rotblatt701001.0000.14

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Herb Adams20LL5' 9.0"160Apr 14, 1928Hollywood, CA, US
Luke Appling41RR5' 10.0"183Apr 2, 1907High Point, NC, US
Floyd Baker31LR5' 9.0"160Oct 10, 1916Luray, VA, US
Fred Bradley27RR6' 1.0"180Jul 31, 1920Parsons, KS, US
Earl Caldwell43RR6' 1.0"178Apr 9, 1905Sparks, TX, US
Jim Delsing22LR5' 10.0"175Nov 13, 1925Rudolph, WI, US
Al Gettel30RR6' 3.0"200Sep 17, 1917Norfolk, VA, US
Bob Gillespie28RR6' 4.0"187Oct 8, 1919Columbus, OH, US
Jim Goodwin21LL6' 1.0"170Aug 15, 1926St. Louis, MO, US
Orval Grove28RR6' 3.0"196Aug 29, 1919Mineral, KS, US
Randy Gumpert30RR6' 3.0"185Jan 23, 1918Monocacy, PA, US
Earl Harrist29RR6' 0.0"175Apr 20, 1919Dubach, LA, US
Joe Haynes30RR6' 2.0"190Sep 21, 1917Lincolnton, GA, US
Ralph Hodgin33LR5' 10.0"167Feb 10, 1915Greensboro, NC, US
Howie Judson22RR6' 1.0"195Feb 16, 1926Hebron, IL, US
Bob Kennedy27RR6' 2.0"193Aug 18, 1920Chicago, IL, US
Don Kolloway29RR6' 3.0"200Aug 4, 1918Posen, IL, US
Tony Lupien31LL5' 10.0"185Apr 23, 1917Chelmsford, MA, US
Cass Michaels22RR5' 11.0"175Mar 4, 1926Detroit, MI, US
Glen Moulder30RR6' 0.0"180Sep 28, 1917Cleveland, OK, US
Frank Papish30RL6' 2.0"192Oct 21, 1917Pueblo, CO, US
Ike Pearson31RR6' 1.0"180Mar 1, 1917Grenada, MS, US
Dave Philley28SR6' 0.0"188May 16, 1920Paris, TX, US
Marino Pieretti27RR5' 7.0"153Sep 23, 1920Luccia, IT
Aaron Robinson33LR6' 2.0"205Jun 23, 1915Lancaster, SC, US
Marv Rotblatt20SL5' 7.0"160Oct 18, 1927Chicago, IL, US
Jerry Scala23LR5' 11.0"178Sep 27, 1924Bayonne, NJ, US
Pat Seerey25RR5' 10.0"200Mar 17, 1923Wilburton, OK, US
Mike Tresh34RR5' 11.0"170Feb 23, 1914Hazleton, PA, US
Jack Wallaesa28SR6' 3.0"191Aug 31, 1919Easton, PA, US
Ralph Weigel26RR6' 1.0"180Oct 2, 1921Coldwater, OH, US
Frank Whitman23RR6' 2.0"175Aug 15, 1924Marengo, IN, US
Bill Wight26LL6' 1.0"180Apr 12, 1922Rio Vista, CA, US
Taffy Wright36LR5' 10.0"180Aug 10, 1911Tabor City, NC, US

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