1996 Chicago White Sox
85 - 77
1995 / 1997 (Organization)
2nd place in the AL Central (14.5 GB)
Home Record:
Away Record:
44 - 37 (.543)
41 - 40 (.506)
+0.1 wins
+3.9 wins
   
Scored/Expected: 898 / 833 ( +65 )
Allowed/Expected: 794 / 835 ( +41 )
Pyth Record: 91 - 71 (-6)
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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: 0.95    
HR Factor: 0.93 R/L HR: 0.97 / 0.87
Notes:


Top Prospects (as of March 1st)

Filters
Positions
# Pos
Age
 
1996
1997
1998
1999
2000
  Acquired Via M D Y
1
CF
23.5
46.4
246.8
91.2
 
-0.1
4.4
1.5
5.6
4.0
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
3
1991
2
RF
22.4
38.5
241.1
108.3
 
1.3
0.5
5.8
2.7
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
5
18
1991
3
LF
20.0
28.3
245.5
91.6
 
0.7
2.5
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
2
8
1994
4
SP
25.1
9.8
39.5
18.4
 
-0.8
1.2
0.4
4.4
4.0
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
3
1993
5
SP
25.0
9.2
55.6
13.9
 
2.6
0.4
0.1
2.5
2.7
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
4
1990
6
RP
24.1
7.6
43.5
12.1
 
0.5
-0.5
-0.3
-0.1
 
Trade
3
28
1994
7
1B
25.7
5.4
46.9
15.7
 
1.7
2.0
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
5
11
1990
8
2B
25.5
5.3
42.0
11.8
 
0.1
0.4
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
3
1993
9
RP
24.6
5.3
29.3
10.1
 
0.5
0.2
1.4
1.2
1.7
 
Trade
7
27
1995
10
C
20.8
2.0
22.2
-3.3
 
-0.1
0.6
0.5
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
2
1994
11
RP
23.8
1.6
15.4
-0.9
 
-0.3
-0.0
1.2
 
Free Agency
12
10
1994
12
3B
25.8
1.2
9.6
1.2
 
1.1
-0.1
0.2
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
1
1992
13
RP
21.2
0.7
9.1
-1.6
 
0.6
-0.1
0.2
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
2
1994
14
C
23.1
0.4
12.5
-3.8
 
0.1
-0.0
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
8
10
1989
15
CF
22.8
0.1
3.6
-1.2
 
0.1
0.3
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
1
1995
16
RF
20.8
0.1
0.1
0.0
 
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
2
1994
17
RF
24.3
-0.0
0.3
-0.0
 
-0.0
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
4
1990
18
3B
25.8
-0.1
8.3
-5.0
 
0.6
-1.1
-0.3
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
1
1992
19
SP
22.5
-0.3
2.4
-1.8
 
-0.4
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
1
1995
20
CF
20.9
-0.3
3.0
-0.0
 
-0.2
-0.2
 
Trade
7
27
1995
21
SP
23.7
-0.3
0.0
-0.4
 
-0.3
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
2
1994
22
SP
23.6
-0.4
3.0
-1.0
 
-0.2
-1.0
-0.1
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
25
1990
23
1B
21.6
-0.4
4.3
0.8
 
-0.2
-0.4
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
3
1993
24
SP
25.5
-0.5
2.8
-0.8
 
0.2
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
4
1990
25
RP
25.1
-0.5
0.0
-0.5
 
-0.4
-0.1
 
Free Agency
3
4
1995
26
2B
19.7
-0.6
1.4
-0.9
 
-0.6
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
25
1995
27
1B
25.7
-0.6
0.3
-0.7
 
-0.1
-0.3
-0.2
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
3
1991
28
SW
22.4
-0.6
0.2
-2.6
 
-0.3
-0.3
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
3
1993
29
SW
26.5
-0.7
1.2
-0.6
 
0.0
-0.0
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
3
1991
30
RP
23.1
-0.8
0.0
-2.5
 
-0.3
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
3
1993
31
SP
21.9
-0.8
6.0
-4.0
 
0.9
-0.5
-1.2
 
Trade
7
27
1995
32
CF
23.9
-1.4
12.8
1.2
 
-0.2
-0.6
-0.4
-0.3
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
2
1994
33
3B
24.0
-2.4
50.6
3.3
 
-0.1
0.1
-0.9
-0.4
-0.4
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
3
1993
34
LF
21.9
-2.8
10.9
-3.2
 
-0.8
-0.2
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
1
1995
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James