1926 Chicago White Sox
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Owner(s)Charles Comiskey
Manager(s)Eddie Collins
Local radioWMAQ (AM)
Hal Totten
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The 1926 Chicago White Sox season was a season in Major League Baseball. The team finished fifth in the American League, 9.5 games behind the pennant-winning New York Yankees.

Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB Home Road
New York Yankees 91 63 0.591 50–25 41–38
Cleveland Indians 88 66 0.571 3 49–31 39–35
Philadelphia Athletics 83 67 0.553 6 44–27 39–40
Washington Senators 81 69 0.540 8 42–30 39–39
Chicago White Sox 81 72 0.529 47–31 34–41
Detroit Tigers 79 75 0.513 12 39–41 40–34
St. Louis Browns 62 92 0.403 29 40–39 22–53
Boston Red Sox 46 107 0.301 44½ 25–51 21–56

Record vs. opponents


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


Roster

1926 Chicago White Sox
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders 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 Ray Schalk 82 226 60 .265 0 32
1B Earl Sheely 145 525 157 .299 6 87
2B Eddie Collins 106 375 129 .344 1 62
SS Bill Hunnefield 131 470 129 .274 3 48
3B Willie Kamm 143 480 141 .294 0 63
OF Johnny Mostil 148 600 197 .328 4 41
OF Bibb Falk 155 566 195 .345 8 108
OF Bill Barrett 111 368 113 .307 6 61

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
Spence Harris 80 222 56 .252 2 27
Ray Morehart 73 192 61 .318 0 19
Everett Scott 40 143 36 .252 0 13
Buck Crouse 49 135 32 .237 0 19
Johnny Grabowski 48 122 32 .262 1 11
Moe Berg 41 113 25 .221 0 7
Harry McCurdy 44 86 28 .326 1 11
Bud Clancy 12 38 13 .342 0 7
Tom Gulley 16 35 8 .229 0 8
Pid Purdy 11 33 6 .182 0 6
Pat Veltman 5 4 1 .250 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
Ted Lyons 39 283.2 18 16 3.01 51
Tommy Thomas 44 249.0 15 12 3.80 127
Ted Blankenship 29 209.1 13 10 3.61 66
Red Faber 27 184.2 15 9 3.56 65

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
Jim Joe Edwards 32 142.0 6 9 4.18 41
Sloppy Thurston 31 134.1 6 8 5.02 35
Sarge Connally 31 108.1 6 5 3.16 47
Dixie Leverett 6 24.0 1 1 6.00 12

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
Milt Steengrafe 13 1 1 0 3.99 10
Les Cox 2 0 1 0 5.40 3
Pryor McBee 1 0 0 0 6.75 1

References