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2005 Chicago White Sox

Roster (40-man)

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99-63, Finished 1st in AL Central (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Ozzie Guillen (99-63)
GM: Ken Williams, Scouting Dir: Duane Shaffer
Scored 741 runs, Allowed 645 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 91-71

Ballparks: U.S. Cellular Field · Attendance: 2,342,833 (7th of 14)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 103, Pitching - 103 · one-year: Batting - 104, Pitching - 103


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2004 / 2006 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR WAR Salary
Jon Adkins 27 L R 6' 0" 200 Aug 30, 1977 3 5 0 0 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Brian Anderson 23 R R 6' 2" 220 Mar 11, 1982 1st 13 7 13 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 5 1 15 0 3 2 0.1
Jeff Bajenaru 27 R R 6' 1" 190 Mar 21, 1978 2 4 0 0 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.0
Geoff Blum 32 B R 6' 3" 220 Apr 26, 1973 7 31 24 31 29 0 0 12 2 12 6 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 -0.7
Joe Borchard 26 B R 6' 4" 230 Nov 25, 1978 4 7 1 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 3 4 1 0.0
Mark Buehrle 26 L L 6' 2" 240 Mar 23, 1979 6 33 33 1 33 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.8 $6,000,000 All-Star
Jamie Burke 33 R R 6' 0" 195 Sep 24, 1971 4 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -0.0
Raul Casanova 32 B R 6' 0" 200 Aug 23, 1972 7 6 0 6 6 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -0.0
Jose Contreras 33 R R 6' 4" 255 Dec 6, 1971 3 32 32 2 32 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.6 $8,500,000
Neal Cotts 25 L L 6' 1" 200 Mar 25, 1980 3 69 0 3 69 69 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0 $330,000
Joe Crede 27 R R 6' 3" 195 Apr 26, 1978 6 132 124 132 131 0 0 0 0 130 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.6 $400,000
Jermaine Dye 31 R R 6' 4" 210 Jan 28, 1974 10 145 139 145 141 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 140 140 1 3 1 2.5 $4,000,000
Carl Everett 34 B R 6' 0" 181 Jun 3, 1971 13 135 127 135 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0 8 22 107 8 0 0.0 $4,000,000
Freddy Garcia 28 R R 6' 4" 250 Oct 6, 1976 7 33 33 3 33 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.5 $8,000,000
Jon Garland 25 R R 6' 6" 210 Sep 27, 1979 6 32 32 1 32 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.7 $3,400,000 All-Star
Ross Gload 29 L L 6' 1" 190 Apr 5, 1976 4 28 8 28 26 0 0 24 0 0 0 2 0 1 3 0 4 4 -0.4 $335,000
Willie Harris 27 L R 5' 9" 195 Jun 22, 1978 5 56 32 56 37 0 0 0 32 0 5 0 0 0 0 9 12 10 0.5 $365,000
Dustin Hermanson 32 R R 6' 3" 195 Dec 21, 1972 11 57 0 4 57 57 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0 $2,000,000
Orlando Hernandez 39 R R 6' 2" 210 Oct 11, 1965 7 24 22 1 24 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.4 $3,500,000
Tadahito Iguchi 30 R R 5' 10" 185 Dec 4, 1974 1st 135 129 135 133 0 0 0 133 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 2.8 $2,300,000
Bobby Jenks 24 R R 6' 4" 275 Mar 14, 1981 1st 32 0 0 32 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.7
Paul Konerko 29 R R 6' 2" 220 Mar 5, 1976 9 158 156 158 146 0 0 146 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 2 0 4.0 $8,750,000 All-Star
Pedro Lopez 21 R R 6' 1" 190 Apr 28, 1984 1st 2 2 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.0
Damaso Marte 30 L L 6' 2" 215 Feb 14, 1975 6 66 0 3 66 66 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.6 $1,250,000
Brandon McCarthy 21 R R 6' 7" 200 Jul 7, 1983 1st 12 10 1 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.1
Pablo Ozuna 30 R R 5' 11" 200 Aug 25, 1974 4 70 52 70 61 0 0 2 6 32 15 9 0 1 10 4 10 7 0.4 $330,000
Timo Perez 30 L L 5' 9" 180 Apr 8, 1975 6 76 39 76 52 0 0 2 0 0 0 27 2 21 50 11 25 2 -1.2 $1,000,000
A.J. Pierzynski 28 L R 6' 3" 235 Dec 30, 1976 8 128 124 128 128 0 128 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.3 $2,250,000
Scott Podsednik 29 L L 6' 0" 185 Mar 18, 1976 5 129 124 129 127 0 0 0 0 0 0 124 7 0 131 0 3 2 1.7 $700,000 All-Star
Cliff Politte 31 R R 5' 11" 185 Feb 27, 1974 8 68 0 5 68 68 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.7 $1,000,000
Aaron Rowand 27 R R 6' 0" 210 Aug 29, 1977 5 157 151 157 157 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 157 0 157 0 4 0 3.7 $2,000,000
David Sanders 25 L L 6' 0" 200 Aug 29, 1979 2 2 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Shingo Takatsu 36 R R 6' 0" 180 Nov 25, 1968 2 31 0 3 31 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4 $2,500,000
Frank Thomas HOF 37 R R 6' 5" 240 May 27, 1968 16 34 28 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 28 6 0 0.4 $8,000,000
Juan Uribe 26 R R 6' 0" 235 Mar 22, 1979 5 146 143 146 146 0 0 0 0 0 146 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2.2 $2,150,000
Luis Vizcaino 30 R R 5' 11" 210 Aug 6, 1974 7 65 0 4 65 65 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.9 $1,300,000
Kevin Walker 28 L L 6' 4" 190 Sep 20, 1976 6 9 0 0 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Chris Widger 34 R R 6' 3" 195 May 21, 1971 9 45 39 45 44 0 42 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.2 $500,000
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR WAR Salary
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

2004 / 2006 Roster (40-man)