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1996 Chicago White Sox


85 - 77

(2nd place in the AL Central, 14.5 GB)

1995 / 1997 (Team History)

Runs Scored/Expected: 898 / 844 (+54)
Runs Allowed/Expected: 794 / 846 (+52)

Pythagorean Record: 91 - 71 (-6)

Home Record: 44 - 37 (.543) +0.1 wins
Away Record: 41 - 40 (.506) +3.9 wins
Team Uniforms Dressed to the Nines
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Comiskey Park II

Attendance: 1,676,403 Avg Att: 20,696 (0.79)
Att Rank: 9 / 14 Lg Avg: 26,230
       
Park Factor: 0.96    
HR Factor: 0.93 R/L HR: 0.97 / 0.88

Notes:




Retroactive Top Prospects

(As of March 1, 1996)


Bats:


Throws:



Glossary
# Pos Acquired Via Date
1
CF 23
46.5
36.8
7.0
0.0
2.7
-0.1
4.4
1.5
5.5
4.0
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 3, 1991
2
RF 22
38.5
50.3
-4.4
0.0
-7.4
1.3
0.6
5.8
2.7
Free Agency (Amateur)
May 18, 1991
3
LF 19
28.2
39.6
-1.4
0.0
-10.0
0.7
2.5
Free Agency (Amateur)
Feb 8, 1994
4
SP 24
9.8
-0.1
0.0
9.8
0.1
-0.8
1.2
0.4
4.4
4.0
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 3, 1993
5
SP 24
9.2
-0.3
-0.0
9.3
0.2
2.6
0.4
0.1
2.5
2.7
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 4, 1990
6
RP 23
7.6
0.2
0.0
7.3
0.2
0.5
-0.5
-0.3
-0.1
Trade
Mar 28, 1994
7
1B 25
5.4
8.4
-0.9
0.0
-2.2
1.6
1.9
Free Agency (Amateur)
May 11, 1990
8
2B 25
5.3
5.3
-0.4
-0.1
0.5
0.1
0.4
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 3, 1993
9
RP 24
5.3
-0.1
0.0
5.2
0.3
0.5
0.2
1.4
1.2
1.7
Trade
Jul 27, 1995
10
C 20
2.0
-0.6
0.8
0.0
1.8
-0.1
0.6
0.5
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 2, 1994
11
RP 23
1.6
0.1
0.0
1.4
0.0
-0.3
0.0
1.2
Free Agency
Dec 10, 1994
12
3B 25
1.1
0.7
0.1
0.0
0.4
1.1
-0.1
0.2
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 1, 1992
13
RP 20
0.7
0.0
0.0
0.6
0.1
0.6
-0.1
0.2
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 2, 1994
14
C 22
0.4
-1.5
0.8
0.0
1.1
0.1
-0.0
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
Free Agency (Amateur)
Aug 10, 1989
15
CF 22
0.1
-0.3
0.6
0.0
-0.2
0.1
0.3
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 1, 1995
16
RF 20
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 2, 1994
17
RF 24
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
-0.0
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 4, 1990
18
3B 25
-0.0
0.3
-0.9
0.0
0.5
0.6
-1.1
-0.3
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 1, 1992
19
SP 22
-0.3
0.2
0.0
-0.5
0.0
-0.4
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 1, 1995
20
CF 20
-0.3
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.1
-0.2
-0.2
Trade
Jul 27, 1995
21
- 23
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
-0.3
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 2, 1994
22
1B 21
-0.4
0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.4
-0.2
-0.4
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 3, 1993
23
SP 25
-0.5
-0.0
-0.0
-0.5
0.0
0.2
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 4, 1990
24
- 24
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
-0.4
-0.1
Free Agency
Mar 4, 1995
25
LF 25
-0.6
-0.5
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
-0.1
-0.3
-0.2
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 3, 1991
26
SP 22
-0.6
-0.0
0.0
-0.6
0.0
-0.4
-0.3
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 3, 1993
27
2B 19
-0.6
-0.1
-0.7
0.0
0.1
-0.6
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jan 25, 1995
28
RP 26
-0.7
-0.0
0.0
-0.7
0.0
0.0
-0.0
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 3, 1991
29
- 22
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.8
0.0
-0.3
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 3, 1993
30
SP 21
-0.8
-0.2
0.0
-0.7
0.0
0.9
-0.5
-1.2
Trade
Jul 27, 1995
31
CF 23
-1.4
0.8
-1.9
0.0
-0.3
-0.2
-0.6
-0.4
-0.3
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 2, 1994
32
3B 23
-2.4
5.7
-6.1
0.0
-2.0
-0.1
0.1
-0.9
-0.4
-0.4
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 3, 1993
33
LF 21
-2.8
-0.7
-0.9
0.0
-1.1
-0.8
-0.2
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 1, 1995
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James