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1918 Chicago White Sox

1918 > Class Major League > 1918 American League
Overall: 57-67
Scored 457 runs, Allowed 446 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 63-61

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Pants Rowland
Represented: Chicago, IL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1917 / 1919

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Joe Benz 32 29 55 51 3 11 1 0 0 5 0 0 14 .216 .216 .235 .451 12 0 4
2 Eddie Cicotte# 34 38 99 86 6 14 5 1 0 4 0 12 12 .163 .265 .244 .509 21 0 1
3 Eddie Collins* 31 97 425 330 51 91 8 2 2 30 22 73 13 .276 .407 .330 .737 109 0 22
4 Shano Collins 32 103 399 365 30 100 18 11 1 56 7 17 19 .274 .310 .392 .702 143 2 15
5 Ed Corey 23 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0
6 Dave Danforth* 28 39 47 42 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 2 11 .143 .200 .143 .343 6 1 2
7 Al DeVormer 26 8 19 19 2 5 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 .263 .263 .368 .632 7 0 0
8 Red Faber# 29 11 29 24 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 11 .042 .148 .042 .190 1 0 2
9 Happy Felsch 26 53 228 206 16 52 2 5 1 20 6 15 13 .252 .306 .325 .632 67 1 6
10 Chick Gandil 30 114 480 439 49 119 18 4 0 55 9 27 19 .271 .319 .330 .649 145 4 10
11 Wilbur Good* 32 35 163 148 24 37 9 4 0 11 1 11 16 .250 .315 .365 .680 54 3 1
12 Pat Hardgrove 23 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0
13 Shoeless Joe Jackson* 30 17 78 65 9 23 2 2 1 20 3 8 1 .354 .425 .492 .917 32 0 5
14 Otto Jacobs 29 29 78 73 4 15 3 1 0 3 0 5 8 .205 .256 .274 .530 20 0 0
15 Ted Jourdan* 22 7 10 10 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .100 .100 .100 .200 1 0 0
16 Nemo Leibold* 26 116 513 440 57 110 14 7 0 31 15 63 32 .250 .344 .314 .658 138 0 10
17 Byrd Lynn 29 5 10 8 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 .250 .400 .250 .650 2 0 0
18 Fred McMullin 26 70 278 235 32 65 7 0 1 16 8 25 26 .277 .356 .319 .675 75 4 14
19 Roy Mitchell 33 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1
20 Johnny Mostil 22 10 35 33 4 9 2 2 0 4 1 1 6 .273 .294 .455 .749 15 0 1
21 Eddie Murphy* 26 91 321 286 36 85 9 3 0 23 6 22 18 .297 .350 .350 .699 100 1 12
22 Babe Pinelli 22 24 89 78 7 18 1 1 1 7 3 7 8 .231 .302 .308 .610 24 1 3
23 Jack Quinn 34 6 20 18 1 4 1 1 0 3 0 2 2 .222 .300 .389 .689 7 0 0
24 Swede Risberg 23 82 304 273 36 70 12 3 1 27 5 23 32 .256 .321 .333 .654 91 3 5
25 Reb Russell* 29 27 55 50 2 7 3 0 0 3 0 0 6 .140 .157 .200 .357 10 1 4
26 Ray Schalk 25 108 387 333 35 73 6 3 0 22 12 36 22 .219 .301 .255 .556 85 3 15
27 Frank Shellenback 19 29 67 54 4 7 1 0 0 1 0 8 25 .130 .242 .148 .390 8 0 5
28 Buck Weaver# 27 112 453 420 37 126 12 5 0 29 20 11 24 .300 .323 .352 .675 148 3 19
29 Lefty Williams 25 15 42 38 4 5 0 0 0 2 0 1 14 .132 .154 .132 .285 5 0 3
30 Kid Willson* 22 4 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0 1
31 Mellie Wolfgang 28 5 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 0 0
31 Players 27.6 124 4698 4132 457 1057 136 55 8 375 119 375 358 .256 .322 .321 .643 1327 27 164
* - 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
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Joe Benz 32 8 8 .500 2.63 29 17 5 10 1 0 154.0 156 57 45 1 28 30 2 0 1 632 1.195 9.1 0.1 1.6 1.8 1.07
2 Eddie Cicotte 34 12 19 .387 2.77 38 30 7 24 1 2 266.0 275 102 82 2 40 104 2 0 2 1089 1.184 9.3 0.1 1.4 3.5 2.60
3 Ed Corey 23 0 0 4.50 1 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 7 1.500 9.0 0.0 4.5 0.0 0.00
4 Dave Danforth* 28 6 15 .286 3.43 39 11 20 5 0 2 139.0 148 73 53 1 40 48 5 0 1 570 1.353 9.6 0.1 2.6 3.1 1.20
5 Red Faber 29 4 1 .800 1.23 11 9 1 5 1 1 80.2 70 23 11 3 23 26 0 0 2 319 1.153 7.8 0.3 2.6 2.9 1.13
6 Roy Mitchell 33 0 1 .000 7.50 2 2 0 0 0 0 12.0 18 14 10 1 4 3 0 0 0 59 1.833 13.5 0.8 3.0 2.2 0.75
7 Jack Quinn 34 5 1 .833 2.29 6 5 1 5 0 0 51.0 38 13 13 0 7 22 0 1 1 190 0.882 6.7 0.0 1.2 3.9 3.14
8 Reb Russell* 29 7 5 .583 2.60 19 15 3 10 2 0 124.2 117 45 36 0 33 38 0 0 2 506 1.203 8.4 0.0 2.4 2.7 1.15
9 Frank Shellenback 19 9 12 .429 2.66 28 21 6 10 2 2 182.2 180 77 54 1 74 47 4 0 0 779 1.391 8.9 0.0 3.6 2.3 0.64
10 Lefty Williams* 25 6 4 .600 2.73 15 14 1 7 2 1 105.2 76 32 32 0 47 30 5 0 2 423 1.164 6.5 0.0 4.0 2.6 0.64
11 Mellie Wolfgang 28 0 1 .000 5.40 4 0 3 0 0 0 8.1 12 6 5 0 3 1 0 0 0 39 1.800 13.0 0.0 3.2 1.1 0.33
11 Players 28.6 57 67 .460 2.73 124 124 48 76 9 8 1126.0 1092 446 342 9 300 349 18 1 11 4613 1.236 8.7 0.1 2.4 2.8 1.16
* - 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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Ray Schalk 106 422 114 12 13 .978 5.06 8 76 59 44%
Otto Jacobs 21 64 21 4 2 .955 4.05 4 16 11 41%
Al DeVormer 6 11 4 0 0 1.000 2.50 0 3 2 40%
Byrd Lynn 4 6 3 0 0 1.000 2.25 1 2 2 50%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chick Gandil 114 1123 64 10 72 .992 10.41
Swede Risberg 7 79 2 2 7 .976 11.57
Shano Collins 5 32 2 2 1 .944 6.80
Ted Jourdan 2 12 0 0 0 1.000 6.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eddie Collins 96 231 285 14 52 .974 5.38
Swede Risberg 12 28 40 3 6 .958 5.67
Johnny Mostil 9 15 21 3 5 .923 4.00
Eddie Murphy 8 13 15 2 1 .933 3.50
Fred McMullin 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Buck Weaver 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fred McMullin 69 74 151 14 7 .941 3.26
Babe Pinelli 24 28 33 11 4 .847 2.54
Swede Risberg 24 29 42 8 3 .899 2.96
Buck Weaver 11 10 18 1 0 .966 2.55
Mellie Wolfgang 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Buck Weaver 98 191 319 32 53 .941 5.20
Swede Risberg 30 59 76 8 12 .944 4.50

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Nemo Leibold 99 0.00
Shano Collins 16 0.00
Shoeless Joe Jackson 14 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Happy Felsch 53 0.00
Wilbur Good 35 0.00
Shano Collins 32 0.00
Nemo Leibold 4 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eddie Murphy 63 0.00
Shano Collins 47 0.00
Nemo Leibold 11 0.00
Shoeless Joe Jackson 3 0.00
Swede Risberg 3 0.00
Al DeVormer 1 0.00
Reb Russell 1 0.00
Frank Shellenback 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Nemo Leibold 114 259 16 6 5 .979 2.41
Shano Collins 93 230 20 7 3 .973 2.69
Eddie Murphy 63 111 3 5 1 .958 1.81
Happy Felsch 53 149 7 7 4 .957 2.94
Wilbur Good 35 103 4 2 1 .982 3.06
Shoeless Joe Jackson 17 36 1 0 0 1.000 2.18
Swede Risberg 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Al DeVormer 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Reb Russell 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00
Frank Shellenback 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dave Danforth 39 7 39 2 1 .958 1.18
Eddie Cicotte 38 9 71 4 0 .952 2.11
Joe Benz 29 4 62 4 2 .943 2.28
Frank Shellenback 28 5 28 3 1 .917 1.18
Reb Russell 19 2 28 0 1 1.000 1.58
Lefty Williams 15 3 20 2 0 .920 1.53
Red Faber 11 1 29 1 1 .968 2.73
Jack Quinn 6 3 13 0 0 1.000 2.67
Mellie Wolfgang 4 1 4 0 0 1.000 1.25
Roy Mitchell 2 0 4 0 0 1.000 2.00
Ed Corey 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Joe Benz 32 R R 6' 1.0" 196 Jan 21, 1886 New Alsace, IN, US 1918-04-30 1918-09-01
Eddie Cicotte 34 S R 5' 9.0" 175 Jun 19, 1884 Springwells, MI, US 1918-04-16 1918-09-02
Eddie Collins 31 L R 5' 9.0" 175 May 2, 1887 Millerton, NY, US 1918-04-16 1918-08-15
Shano Collins 32 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Dec 4, 1885 Charlestown, MA, US 1918-05-02 1918-09-02
Ed Corey 23 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Jul 13, 1894 Chicago, IL, US 1918-07-02 1918-07-02
Dave Danforth 28 L L 6' 0.0" 167 Mar 7, 1890 Granger, TX, US 1918-04-16 1918-09-02
Al DeVormer 26 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 19, 1891 Grand Rapids, MI, US 1918-08-04 1918-09-02
Red Faber 29 S R 6' 2.0" 180 Sep 6, 1888 Cascade, IA, US 1918-04-16 1918-06-15
Happy Felsch 26 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 22, 1891 Milwaukee, WI, US 1918-04-16 1918-06-30
Chick Gandil 30 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 19, 1888 St. Paul, MN, US 1918-04-16 1918-09-02
Wilbur Good 32 L L 5' 11.0" 180 Sep 28, 1885 Punxsutawney, PA, US 1918-07-28 1918-09-02
Pat Hardgrove 23 R R 5' 10.0" 158 May 10, 1895 Palmyra, KS, US 1918-06-08 1918-06-13
Shoeless Joe Jackson 30 L R 6' 1.0" 200 Jul 16, 1887 Pickens County, SC, US 1918-04-16 1918-05-11
Otto Jacobs 29 R R 5' 9.0" 180 Apr 19, 1889 Chicago, IL, US 1918-06-13 1918-08-24
Ted Jourdan 22 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Sep 5, 1895 New Orleans, LA, US 1918-06-03 1918-06-25
Nemo Leibold 26 L R 5' 6.0" 157 Feb 17, 1892 Butler, IN, US 1918-04-16 1918-09-02
Byrd Lynn 29 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Mar 13, 1889 Unionville, IL, US 1918-05-03 1918-06-08
Fred McMullin 26 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Oct 13, 1891 Scammon, KS, US 1918-04-22 1918-08-07
Roy Mitchell 33 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Apr 19, 1885 Belton, TX, US 1918-08-04 1918-08-12
Johnny Mostil 22 R R 5' 8.0" 168 Jun 1, 1896 Chicago, IL, US 1918-06-20 1918-09-02
Eddie Murphy 26 L R 5' 9.0" 155 Oct 2, 1891 Hancock, NY, US 1918-04-22 1918-09-02
Babe Pinelli 22 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Oct 18, 1895 San Francisco, CA, US 1918-08-03 1918-09-02
Jack Quinn 34 R R 6' 0.0" 196 Jul 1, 1883 Stefurov, SK 1918-08-03 1918-08-24
Swede Risberg 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 13, 1894 San Francisco, CA, US 1918-04-16 1918-08-07
Reb Russell 29 L L 5' 11.0" 185 Mar 12, 1889 Jackson, MS, US 1918-04-16 1918-08-31
Ray Schalk 25 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Aug 12, 1892 Harvel, IL, US 1918-04-16 1918-09-02
Frank Shellenback 19 R R 6' 2.0" 192 Dec 16, 1898 Joplin, MO, US 1918-05-08 1918-09-01
Buck Weaver 27 S R 5' 11.0" 170 Aug 18, 1890 Pottstown, PA, US 1918-04-16 1918-09-02
Lefty Williams 25 R L 5' 9.0" 160 Mar 9, 1893 Aurora, MO, US 1918-04-18 1918-06-08
Kid Willson 22 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Nov 3, 1895 Bloomington, NE, US 1918-07-02 1918-07-11
Mellie Wolfgang 28 R R 5' 9.0" 160 Mar 20, 1890 Albany, NY, US 1918-05-02 1918-07-02

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