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Chicago White Sox Facts

The fact sheet for the Chicago White Sox.


The list of the top 20 players who have the highest batting average (AVG) in Chicago White Sox franchise history (min 1506 PA).

1
 
Shoeless Joe Jackson
.340
2
 
Eddie Collins
.331
3
 
Carl Reynolds
.322
4
 
Zeke Bonura
.317
5
 
Al Simmons
.315
6
 
Bibb Falk
.315
7
 
Taffy Wright
.312
8
 
Luke Appling
.310
9
 
Rip Radcliff
.310
10
 
Frank Thomas
.307
11
 
Magglio Ordonez
.307
12
 
Earl Sheely
.305
13
 
Minnie Minoso
.304
14
 
Harry Hooper
.302
15
 
Jose Abreu
.301
16
 
Johnny Mostil
.301
17
 
Eddie Robinson
.296
18
 
Bill Barrett
.294
19
 
Happy Felsch
.293
20
 
Alex Metzler
.293

The list of the top 20 players who have the highest on base percentage (OBP) in Chicago White Sox franchise history (min 1506 PA).

1
 
Frank Thomas
.427
2
 
Eddie Collins
.426
3
 
Shoeless Joe Jackson
.407
4
 
Luke Appling
.399
5
 
Minnie Minoso
.397
6
 
Zeke Bonura
.396
7
 
Jim Thome
.391
8
 
Earl Sheely
.391
9
 
Johnny Mostil
.386
10
 
Alex Metzler
.385
11
 
Eddie Robinson
.384
12
 
Harry Hooper
.383
13
 
Taffy Wright
.381
14
 
Tim Raines
.375
15
 
Floyd Baker
.374
16
 
Bibb Falk
.370
17
 
Willie Kamm
.370
18
 
Floyd Robinson
.370
19
 
Jack Fournier
.367
20
 
Danny Green
.366

The list of the top 20 players who have the highest slugging percentage (SLG) in Chicago White Sox franchise history (min 1506 PA).

1
 
Frank Thomas
.568
2
 
Jim Thome
.542
3
 
Magglio Ordonez
.525
4
 
Jermaine Dye
.525
5
 
Jose Abreu
.524
6
 
Zeke Bonura
.518
7
 
Carlos Quentin
.505
8
 
Carl Reynolds
.499
9
 
Shoeless Joe Jackson
.499
10
 
Paul Konerko
.491
11
 
Carlos Lee
.488
12
 
Jose Valentin
.483
13
 
Eddie Robinson
.483
14
 
Al Simmons
.480
15
 
Ron Kittle
.470
16
 
Minnie Minoso
.468
17
 
Harold Baines
.463
18
 
Greg Walker
.453
19
 
Aaron Rowand
.451
20
 
Ivan Calderon
.451

The list of the top 20 players who have the most games played in Chicago White Sox franchise history.

1
 
Luke Appling
2422
2
 
Paul Konerko
2268
3
 
Nellie Fox
2115
4
 
Frank Thomas
1959
5
 
Ray Schalk
1757
6
 
Ozzie Guillen
1743
7
 
Harold Baines
1670
8
 
Eddie Collins
1670
9
 
Luis Aparicio
1513
10
 
Carlton Fisk
1421
11
 
Minnie Minoso
1373
12
 
Sherm Lollar
1358
13
 
Shano Collins
1335
14
 
Buck Weaver
1254
15
 
Robin Ventura
1254
16
 
Alexei Ramirez
1226
17
 
Willie Kamm
1171
18
 
Fielder Jones
1153
19
 
Ray Durham
1146
20
 
Lee Tannehill
1090

The list of the top 20 players who have the most at bats in Chicago White Sox franchise history.

1
 
Luke Appling
8856
2
 
Nellie Fox
8486
3
 
Paul Konerko
8169
4
 
Frank Thomas
6956
5
 
Harold Baines
6149
6
 
Ozzie Guillen
6067
7
 
Eddie Collins
6065
8
 
Luis Aparicio
5856
9
 
Ray Schalk
5304
10
 
Minnie Minoso
5011
11
 
Carlton Fisk
4896
12
 
Buck Weaver
4809
13
 
Shano Collins
4791
14
 
Alexei Ramirez
4656
15
 
Robin Ventura
4542
16
 
Ray Durham
4479
17
 
Fielder Jones
4282
18
 
Sherm Lollar
4229
19
 
Willie Kamm
4066
20
 
Frank Isbell
4060

The list of the top 20 players who have the most runs scored in Chicago White Sox franchise history.

1
 
Frank Thomas
1327
2
 
Luke Appling
1319
3
 
Nellie Fox
1187
4
 
Paul Konerko
1141
5
 
Eddie Collins
1065
6
 
Minnie Minoso
893
7
 
Luis Aparicio
791
8
 
Harold Baines
786
9
 
Ray Durham
784
10
 
Fielder Jones
693
11
 
Ozzie Guillen
693
12
 
Robin Ventura
658
13
 
Carlton Fisk
649
14
 
Magglio Ordonez
624
15
 
Buck Weaver
623
16
 
Johnny Mostil
618
17
 
Ray Schalk
579
18
 
Shano Collins
572
19
 
Alexei Ramirez
563
20
 
Willie Kamm
545

The list of the top 20 players who have the most hits in Chicago White Sox franchise history.

1
 
Luke Appling
2749
2
 
Nellie Fox
2470
3
 
Paul Konerko
2292
4
 
Frank Thomas
2136
5
 
Eddie Collins
2007
6
 
Harold Baines
1773
7
 
Ozzie Guillen
1608
8
 
Luis Aparicio
1576
9
 
Minnie Minoso
1523
10
 
Ray Schalk
1345
11
 
Buck Weaver
1308
12
 
Alexei Ramirez
1272
13
 
Carlton Fisk
1259
14
 
Shano Collins
1254
15
 
Ray Durham
1246
16
 
Robin Ventura
1244
17
 
Bibb Falk
1219
18
 
Magglio Ordonez
1167
19
 
Fielder Jones
1151
20
 
Willie Kamm
1136

The list of the top 20 players who have the most doubles in Chicago White Sox franchise history.

1
 
Frank Thomas
447
2
 
Luke Appling
440
3
 
Paul Konerko
406
4
 
Nellie Fox
335
5
 
Harold Baines
320
6
 
Eddie Collins
266
7
 
Minnie Minoso
260
8
 
Ray Durham
249
9
 
Bibb Falk
245
10
 
Willie Kamm
243
11
 
Magglio Ordonez
240
12
 
Ozzie Guillen
240
13
 
Shano Collins
230
14
 
Alexei Ramirez
227
15
 
Luis Aparicio
223
16
 
Robin Ventura
219
17
 
Carlton Fisk
214
18
 
Johnny Mostil
209
19
 
Earl Sheely
207
20
 
Ray Schalk
199

The list of the top 20 players who have the most triples in Chicago White Sox franchise history.

1
 
Nellie Fox
104
2
 
Shano Collins
104
3
 
Luke Appling
102
4
 
Eddie Collins
102
5
 
Johnny Mostil
82
6
 
Minnie Minoso
79
7
 
Shoeless Joe Jackson
79
8
 
Lance Johnson
77
9
 
Buck Weaver
69
10
 
Ozzie Guillen
68
11
 
Willie Kamm
67
12
 
Mike Kreevich
65
13
 
Happy Felsch
64
14
 
Frank Isbell
62
15
 
Carl Reynolds
55
16
 
Luis Aparicio
54
17
 
Ray Durham
53
18
 
Jim Rivera
50
19
 
Bibb Falk
50
20
 
Ray Schalk
49

The list of the top 20 players who have the most home runs in Chicago White Sox franchise history.

1
 
Frank Thomas
448
2
 
Paul Konerko
432
3
 
Harold Baines
221
4
 
Carlton Fisk
214
5
 
Magglio Ordonez
187
6
 
Robin Ventura
171
7
 
Jermaine Dye
164
8
 
Bill Melton
154
9
 
Carlos Lee
152
10
 
Ron Kittle
140
11
 
Jose Valentin
136
12
 
Minnie Minoso
135
13
 
Jim Thome
134
14
 
Joe Crede
125
15
 
Sherm Lollar
124
16
 
Jose Abreu
124
17
 
A. J. Pierzynski
118
18
 
Greg Walker
113
19
 
Alexei Ramirez
109
20
 
Carlos Quentin
107

The list of the top 20 players who have the most runs batted in (RBI) in Chicago White Sox franchise history.

1
 
Frank Thomas
1465
2
 
Paul Konerko
1383
3
 
Luke Appling
1116
4
 
Harold Baines
981
5
 
Minnie Minoso
808
6
 
Eddie Collins
804
7
 
Carlton Fisk
762
8
 
Robin Ventura
741
9
 
Nellie Fox
740
10
 
Magglio Ordonez
703
11
 
Sherm Lollar
631
12
 
Bibb Falk
627
13
 
Ray Schalk
594
14
 
Willie Kamm
587
15
 
Earl Sheely
582
16
 
Ozzie Guillen
565
17
 
Carlos Lee
552
18
 
Alexei Ramirez
542
19
 
Shano Collins
541
20
 
Bill Melton
535

The list of the top 20 players who have the most stolen bases in Chicago White Sox franchise history.

1
 
Eddie Collins
368
2
 
Luis Aparicio
318
3
 
Frank Isbell
250
4
 
Lance Johnson
226
5
 
Ray Durham
219
6
 
Fielder Jones
206
7
 
Shano Collins
192
8
 
Luke Appling
179
9
 
Ray Schalk
177
10
 
Johnny Mostil
176
11
 
Buck Weaver
172
12
 
Minnie Minoso
171
13
 
Rudy Law
171
14
 
Patsy Dougherty
168
15
 
Ozzie Guillen
163
16
 
George Davis
162
17
 
Jimmy Callahan
157
18
 
Jim Rivera
146
19
 
Tim Raines
143
20
 
Scott Podsednik
141

The list of the top 20 players who have the most walks (batting) in Chicago White Sox franchise history.

1
 
Frank Thomas
1466
2
 
Luke Appling
1302
3
 
Eddie Collins
965
4
 
Paul Konerko
904
5
 
Robin Ventura
668
6
 
Minnie Minoso
658
7
 
Nellie Fox
658
8
 
Ray Schalk
638
9
 
Willie Kamm
569
10
 
Harold Baines
565
11
 
Fielder Jones
550
12
 
Sherm Lollar
525
13
 
Ray Durham
484
14
 
Jim Landis
483
15
 
Carlton Fisk
460
16
 
Carlos May
456
17
 
Earl Sheely
454
18
 
Joe Kuhel
450
19
 
Luis Aparicio
439
20
 
Bill Melton
418

The list of the top 20 players who have the most strike outs (batting) in Chicago White Sox franchise history.

1
 
Paul Konerko
1349
2
 
Frank Thomas
1165
3
 
Harold Baines
918
4
 
Carlton Fisk
798
5
 
Ray Durham
758
6
 
Ron Karkovice
749
7
 
Adam Dunn
720
8
 
Robin Ventura
659
9
 
Jim Landis
608
10
 
Ron Kittle
606
11
 
Bill Melton
595
12
 
Alexei Ramirez
587
13
 
Jose Valentin
572
14
 
Jim Thome
544
15
 
Jermaine Dye
536
16
 
Luke Appling
528
17
 
Gordon Beckham
526
18
 
Pete Ward
517
19
 
Jose Abreu
515
20
 
Greg Walker
511

The list of the top 20 players who have the most wins in Chicago White Sox franchise history.

1
 
Ted Lyons
260
2
 
Red Faber
254
3
 
Ed Walsh
195
4
 
Billy Pierce
186
5
 
Wilbur Wood
163
6
 
Mark Buehrle
161
7
 
Doc White
159
8
 
Eddie Cicotte
156
9
 
Joe Horlen
113
10
 
Frank Smith
108
11
 
Jim Scott
107
12
 
Thornton Lee
104
13
 
Richard Dotson
97
14
 
Jon Garland
92
15
 
Gary Peters
91
16
 
Jack McDowell
91
17
 
Tommy Thomas
83
18
 
Tommy John
82
19
 
Frank Owen
81
20
 
Lefty Williams
81

The list of the top 20 players who have the most losses in Chicago White Sox franchise history.

1
 
Ted Lyons
230
2
 
Red Faber
213
3
 
Billy Pierce
152
4
 
Wilbur Wood
148
5
 
Ed Walsh
125
6
 
Doc White
123
7
 
Mark Buehrle
119
8
 
Jim Scott
113
9
 
Joe Horlen
113
10
 
John Danks
104
11
 
Thornton Lee
104
12
 
Eddie Cicotte
102
13
 
Richard Dotson
95
14
 
Tommy Thomas
92
15
 
Bill Dietrich
91
16
 
Eddie Smith
82
17
 
Jon Garland
81
18
 
Tommy John
80
19
 
Frank Smith
80
20
 
Ted Blankenship
79

The list of the top 20 players who have the most complete games in Chicago White Sox franchise history.

1
 
Ted Lyons
356
2
 
Red Faber
273
3
 
Ed Walsh
249
4
 
Doc White
206
5
 
Eddie Cicotte
183
6
 
Billy Pierce
183
7
 
Frank Smith
156
8
 
Thornton Lee
142
9
 
Jim Scott
123
10
 
Roy Patterson
119
11
 
Nick Altrock
117
12
 
Frank Owen
116
13
 
Wilbur Wood
113
14
 
Tommy Thomas
104
15
 
Reb Russell
81
16
 
Lefty Williams
77
17
 
Eddie Smith
75
18
 
Joe Benz
75
19
 
Ted Blankenship
73
20
 
Eddie Lopat
72

The list of the top 20 players who have the most shutouts in Chicago White Sox franchise history.

1
 
Ed Walsh
57
2
 
Doc White
42
3
 
Billy Pierce
35
4
 
Red Faber
29
5
 
Eddie Cicotte
28
6
 
Ted Lyons
27
7
 
Jim Scott
26
8
 
Frank Smith
25
9
 
Wilbur Wood
24
10
 
Reb Russell
24
11
 
Tommy John
21
12
 
Gary Peters
18
13
 
Joe Horlen
18
14
 
Joe Benz
17
15
 
Frank Owen
16
16
 
Nick Altrock
16
17
 
Early Wynn
16
18
 
Roy Patterson
16
19
 
Dick Donovan
15
20
 
John Buzhardt
13

The list of the top 20 players who have the most walks (pitching) in Chicago White Sox franchise history.

1
 
Red Faber
1213
2
 
Ted Lyons
1121
3
 
Billy Pierce
1052
4
 
Wilbur Wood
671
5
 
Richard Dotson
637
6
 
Thornton Lee
633
7
 
Jim Scott
609
8
 
Ed Walsh
608
9
 
Mark Buehrle
564
10
 
Bill Dietrich
561
11
 
Eddie Smith
545
12
 
Doc White
542
13
 
Joe Horlen
534
14
 
Eddie Cicotte
533
15
 
Wilson Alvarez
523
16
 
Gary Peters
515
17
 
Frank Smith
496
18
 
John Danks
491
19
 
Ted Blankenship
489
20
 
Jon Garland
473

The list of the top 20 players who have the most strike outs (pitching) in Chicago White Sox franchise history.

1
 
Billy Pierce
1796
2
 
Ed Walsh
1732
3
 
Red Faber
1471
4
 
Mark Buehrle
1396
5
 
Wilbur Wood
1332
6
 
Chris Sale
1244
7
 
John Danks
1102
8
 
Gary Peters
1098
9
 
Ted Lyons
1073
10
 
Doc White
1067
11
 
Joe Horlen
1007
12
 
Eddie Cicotte
961
13
 
Alex Fernandez
951
14
 
Jim Scott
945
15
 
Jack McDowell
918
16
 
Jose Quintana
890
17
 
Tommy John
888
18
 
Richard Dotson
873
19
 
Gavin Floyd
828
20
 
Frank Smith
826

The list of the top 20 players who have the most saves in Chicago White Sox franchise history.

1
 
Bobby Thigpen
201
2
 
Bobby Jenks
173
3
 
Roberto Hernandez
161
4
 
Keith Foulke
100
5
 
Hoyt Wilhelm
98
6
 
David Robertson
84
7
 
Terry Forster
75
8
 
Addison Reed
69
9
 
Wilbur Wood
57
10
 
Bob James
56
11
 
Ed Farmer
54
12
 
Clint Brown
53
13
 
Bob Howry
49
14
 
Bob Locker
48
15
 
Turk Lown
45
16
 
Eddie Fisher
44
17
 
Lerrin LaGrow
42
18
 
Gerry Staley
39
19
 
Fritz Dorish
36
20
 
Dustin Hermanson
34