1978 Chicago White Sox Statistics

American League (AL)
Team Record: 71-90
Finished 5th in the AL's West Division
Attendance: 1,491,100, Avg. 19,620
Ballpark: Comiskey Park
Manager: Bob Lemon (34-40)
Manager: Larry Doby (37-50)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
1978 Chicago White Sox Roster
1978 Chicago White Sox Results

The Chicago White Sox of the American League ended the 1978 season with a record of 71 wins and 90 losses, finishing fifth in the AL's West Division.

The White Sox scored 634 runs and allowed 731 runs. Eric Soderholm led Chicago with 20 home runs Lamar Johnson drove in 72 runs. Ralph Garr paced batters with significant playing time by hitting .275. Steve Stone topped the squad with 12 wins, while Francisco Barrios earned a 4.05 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Bob Lemon and Larry Doby coached the team.

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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Steve Stone1212.5004.3730300610212.019611010319841118302898
Ken Kravec1116.4074.0830300720203.018810492229511541017890
Wilbur Wood1010.5005.2028271400168.0187103972374169309753
Francisco Barrios915.3754.0533321920195.718093881385279713843
Lerrin LaGrow65.5454.4052041001688.0854743938041301374
Mike Proly52.7142.74146320165.7632420412019000266
Steve Trout301.0004.0343110022.319101001101100097
Rich Wortham32.6003.0588020059.0592420123025008248
Ron Schueler35.3754.30307600081.77650391039239704361
Ross Baumgarten22.5005.8774211023.029151539015101106
Jack Kucek23.4003.29105230152.0422319527230001223
Pablo Torrealba24.3334.71253711157.3693730639523300275
Rich Hinton26.2504.022941220180.7783836528248201336
Jim Willoughby16.1433.8659047001393.3954140619236401376
Britt Burns02.00012.912200007.7141211230300041
Totals7190.4414.23361161123387331409.3138073166312858618710432386087

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Lamar Johnson14855149852136232872654346.273.329.376.705187172172
Ralph Garr11847844367122189329752441.275.314.377.691167911001
Eric Soderholm143510457571181712067223944.258.318.431.749197134372
Jorge Orta117477420451151921353124239.274.340.421.76217794473
Don Kessinger13148043135110181131243634.255.312.309.6211331001211
Chet Lemon105416357511072461355593946.300.377.510.887182118842
Claudell Washington863333143383165631551257.264.290.404.69412771242
Bill Nahorodny1073803472982112835102352.236.285.349.63312152440
Bob Molinaro1053112863975556272261912.262.314.378.69210853212
Wayne Nordhagen68216206286216053501518.301.310.451.7629360050
Thad Bosley6623621925595121312111332.269.308.329.6367240221
Greg Pryor822392222758110215311118.261.298.338.6367541410
Mike Squires46171150254292019441621.280.343.367.7105510230
Mike Colbern4814614111385122001136.270.281.362.6435112020
Ron Blomberg61169156163670522001117.231.280.372.6525810112
Bobby Bonds26102908254028621010.278.347.389.7353520111
Alan Bannister4911910716243208331112.224.303.290.5923121001
Harry Chappas2088751120100612611.267.318.280.5982101330
Junior Moore24716581901041167.292.352.323.6752140000
Henry Cruz53897713172121001811.221.292.351.6432721030
Jim Breazeale2581728153031300810.208.284.375.6592720010
Rusty Torres16514471430360167.318.400.591.9912600100
Kevin Bell547668913002510519.191.257.279.5361931200
Marv Foley11383431200060146.353.421.353.7741210000
Tom Spencer29676531210040129.185.209.200.4091310000
Joe Gates830246600011046.250.379.250.629611100
Mike Eden1021171200000040.118.286.118.403210000
Larry Johnson3980100000014.125.222.125.347100000
Jim Willoughby59000000000000000000
Francisco Barrios33000000000000000000
Steve Trout4000000000000000000
Jack Kucek10000000000000000000
Pablo Torrealba25000000000000000000
Wilbur Wood28000000000000000000
Steve Stone30000000000000000000
Ross Baumgarten7000000000000000000
Lerrin LaGrow52000000000000000000
Ron Schueler31001000000000000000
Britt Burns2000000000000000000
Mike Proly14000000000000000000
Rich Hinton29000000000000000000
Ken Kravec30000000000000000000
Rich Wortham8000000000000000000
Totals2121595553936341423221411065958368409625.264.317.379.696204412233635720


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Lamar Johnson1B10893838.088771874.9921.2898.8700000
Mike Squires1B4541360.336120129.9979.5168.4670000
Jim Breazeale1B1919138.01243110.9928.2836.6840000
Ron Blomberg1B7759.070312.98611.1361.4290000
Bill Nahorodny1B4114.0232001.00016.0716.2500000
Jorge Orta2B114114974.3275290962.9845.2194.9560000
Greg Pryor2B3530277.05490516.9664.6794.1140000
Joe Gates2B8870.092614.9724.5004.3750000
Don Kessinger2B9763.01214021.0003.7142.8890000
Mike Eden2B4116.053021.0004.5002.0000000
Alan Bannister2B219.03210.8335.0002.5000000
Eric Soderholm2B100.004001.0004.0000000
Eric Soderholm3B1281271022.31282451417.9643.2842.9140000
Kevin Bell3B5216212.0236456.9463.6931.6730000
Greg Pryor3B2013138.0124826.9683.9133.0000000
Junior Moore3B6537.04820.8572.9192.0000000
Bill NahorodnyC104100865.348653116.9805.6065.18350793128.2
Mike ColbernC4739350.02031971.9695.7094.72310271637.2
Wayne NordhagenC1212104.0411031.9444.4134.250707853.3
Marv FoleyC10979.041430.9385.1274.5000013318.8
Larry JohnsonC2111.05110.8574.9093.000003240.0
Ralph GarrOF109106881.0205592.9592.1451.9270000
Chet LemonOF9594778.7284852.9833.3753.0740000
Claudell WashingtonOF8277683.0159670.9592.1742.0120000
Thad BosleyOF6455478.0155340.9752.9752.4690000
Bob MolinaroOF6246415.7882001.0001.9491.4520000
Wayne NordhagenOF3629247.346231.9411.7471.3330000
Henry CruzOF4016196.0554021.0002.7091.4750000
Bobby BondsOF2222185.740321.9562.0841.9550000
Tom SpencerOF2715152.7522001.0003.1832.0000000
Rusty TorresOF1411105.027010.9642.3141.9290000
Alan BannisterOF15977.0220001.0002.5711.4670000
Junior MooreOF5328.081001.0002.8931.8000000
Steve StoneP3030212.0122841.9091.6981.3330000
Ken KravecP3030203.072531.9141.4191.0670000
Francisco BarriosP3332195.71938001.0002.6221.7270000
Wilbur WoodP2827168.0240011.0002.2501.5000000
Jim WilloughbyP59093.3111913.9682.893.5080000
Lerrin LaGrowP52088.042013.9602.455.4620000
Ron SchuelerP30781.751311.9471.984.6000000
Rich HintonP29480.73810.9171.227.3790000
Mike ProlyP14665.711010.9171.508.7860000
Rich WorthamP8859.009001.0001.3731.1250000
Pablo TorrealbaP25357.32410.857.942.2400000
Jack KucekP10552.045001.0001.558.9000000
Ross BaumgartenP7423.002001.000.783.2860000
Steve TroutP4322.303011.0001.209.7500000
Britt BurnsP227.702001.0002.3481.0000000
Don KessingerSS123117996.31713211360.9744.4444.0000000
Greg PryorSS2818171.0346449.9615.1583.5000000
Harry ChappasSS2019170.02864081.0004.8714.6000000
Alan BannisterSS8441.091413.9585.0492.8750000
Mike EdenSS5331.091023.9055.5163.8000000
Totals1853144912684.042281715139340.9774.2173.2071301296031.7




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