1912 Chicago White Sox
4th place, American League
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Chicago White Sox logo introduced in 1912
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Owner(s)Charles Comiskey
Manager(s)Nixey Callahan
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In 1912, the Chicago White Sox debuted one of the most enduring and famous logos in baseball – a large "S" in a Roman-style font, with a small "O" inside the top loop of the "S" and a small "X" inside the bottom loop.

Team Colors

Through the 1940s, the White Sox team colors were primarily navy blue trimmed with red.

Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Boston Red Sox 105 47 0.691 57–20 48–27
Washington Senators 91 61 0.599 14 45–32 46–29
Philadelphia Athletics 90 62 0.592 15 45–31 45–31
Chicago White Sox 78 76 0.506 28 34–43 44–33
Cleveland Naps 75 78 0.490 30½ 41–35 34–43
Detroit Tigers 69 84 0.451 36½ 37–39 32–45
St. Louis Browns 53 101 0.344 53 27–50 26–51
New York Highlanders 50 102 0.329 55 31–44 19–58

Record vs. opponents


Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]
Team BOS CWS CLE DET NY PHI STL WSH
Boston 16–6–1 11–11–1 15–6 19–2 15–7 17–5 12–10
Chicago 6–16–1 11–11 14–8–1 13–9 12–10 13–9–2 9–13
Cleveland 11–11–1 11–11 13–9 13–8–1 8–14 15–7 4–18
Detroit 6–15 8–14–1 9–13 16–6 9–13 13–9 8–14
New York 2–19 9–13 8–13–1 6–16 5–17 13–9 7–15
Philadelphia 7–15 10–12 14–8 13–9 17–5 16–6 13–7–1
St. Louis 5–17 9–13–2 7–15 9–13 9–13 6–16 8–14–1
Washington 10–12 13–9 18–4 14–8 15–7 7–13–1 14–8–1


Notable transactions

Roster

1912 Chicago White Sox
Roster
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Infielders

Outfielders

Other positions

Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Walt Kuhn 76 178 36 .202 0 10
1B Rollie Zeider 130 420 103 .245 1 42
2B Morrie Rath 157 591 161 .272 1 19
SS Buck Weaver 147 523 117 .224 1 43
3B Harry Lord 151 570 152 .267 5 54
OF Ping Bodie 138 472 139 .294 5 72
OF Shano Collins 153 579 168 .290 2 81
OF Nixey Callahan 111 408 111 .272 1 52

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Wally Mattick 90 285 74 .260 1 35
Bruno Block 46 136 35 .257 0 26
Babe Borton 31 105 39 .371 0 17
Billy Sullivan 41 91 19 .209 0 15
Matty McIntyre 49 84 14 .167 0 10
Jack Fournier 35 73 14 .192 0 2
Ray Schalk 23 63 18 .286 0 8
Ted Easterly 30 55 20 .364 0 14
Ernie Johnson 21 42 11 .262 0 5
Cuke Barrows 8 13 3 .231 0 2
Wally Mayer 9 9 0 .000 0 0
Mutz Ens 3 6 0 .000 0 0
Dennis Berran 2 4 1 .250 0 0
Lee Tannehill 4 3 0 .000 0 0
Kid Gleason 1 2 1 .500 0 0
Polly McLarry 2 2 0 .000 0 0
Lena Blackburne 5 1 0 .000 0 0
Polly Wolfe 1 1 0 .000 0 0
Del Paddock 1 1 0 .000 0 0

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Ed Walsh 62 393.0 27 17 2.15 254
Joe Benz 42 238.2 13 17 2.90 97
Eddie Cicotte 20 152.0 9 7 2.84 70
Wiley Taylor 3 20.0 0 1 4.95 4
Harry Smith 1 5.0 1 0 1.80 1

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Doc White 32 172.0 8 10 3.24 57
Frank Lange 31 165.1 10 10 3.27 96
Rube Peters 28 108.2 5 6 4.14 39
George Mogridge 17 64.2 3 4 4.04 31
Jim Scott 6 37.2 2 2 2.15 23
Phil Douglas 3 12.1 0 1 7.30 7
Roy Crabb 2 8.2 0 1 1.04 3

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Rip Jordan 3 0 0 0 5.11 1
Ellis Johnson 3 0 0 0 3.86 7
Ralph Bell 3 0 0 0 9.00 5
Flame Delhi 1 0 0 0 9.00 2
Fred Lamlein 1 0 0 0 31.50 1

References