1979 Chicago White Sox
Baseball Player Won-Loss Records
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1979 Chicago White Sox*
Traditional Statistics and Splits (Retrosheet)
Chicago White Sox - Franchise Page

(Regular Season)

(1979 American League)
Positional Average (Weighted Avg of Options): 0.500 (1-Year) (9-Year) (Long-Run)

Positional Averages for Pitchers (Wgted Avg of Options): "0.500 "vs. Different Values for Starting vs. Relief Pitchers: (Empirical) (Based on Pitchers who Do Both)

Basic Player Won-Lost Records
Position Players
(Sorted by pWORL)
Player pWins pLosses pWOPA pWORL eWins eLosses eWOPA eWORL
20.018.70.9
2.7
19.918.80.8
2.7
14.515.8-0.3
1.2
14.815.60.3
1.7
8.88.80.2
1.2
9.08.60.5
1.6
7.67.40.4
1.2
8.16.91.4
2.2
3.22.30.8
1.1
2.92.60.2
0.5
7.77.4-0.2
0.6
7.27.9-1.3
-0.5
15.016.1-1.0
0.5
15.116.0-0.8
0.7
5.95.8-0.1
0.5
5.95.7-0.1
0.5
6.06.1-0.1
0.5
6.25.90.3
0.9
1.91.90.1
0.3
1.72.1-0.3
-0.1
4.44.6-0.3
0.3
4.64.40.1
0.7
1.92.3-0.3
-0.1
2.02.2-0.1
0.1
5.56.1-0.6
-0.1
5.56.1-0.7
-0.1
11.712.4-1.4
-0.1
12.411.70.1
1.4
0.20.3-0.2
-0.2
0.30.2-0.0
0.0
0.30.6-0.3
-0.2
0.40.6-0.2
-0.2
4.45.4-0.7
-0.2
4.65.2-0.3
0.2
4.55.5-0.8
-0.3
5.05.00.3
0.8
3.24.2-0.7
-0.4
3.14.2-0.8
-0.5
13.314.4-1.8
-0.4
13.614.1-1.3
0.1
1.83.0-1.0
-0.8
2.12.7-0.5
-0.3
8.49.8-1.8
-0.8
9.09.3-0.7
0.3
5.07.7-2.9
-2.2
5.77.0-1.6
-0.9
------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------
SUB-TOTAL
155.3166.6-11.8
4.4
159.0162.9-4.5
11.7


Basic Player Won-Lost Records
Pitchers
(Sorted by pWORL)
Player pWins pLosses pWOPA pWORL eWins eLosses eWOPA eWORL
5.63.91.6
2.4
5.53.91.4
2.2
11.410.40.9
2.4
11.310.40.9
2.3
5.44.60.8
1.5
5.24.80.3
0.9
9.59.20.2
1.5
9.79.00.5
1.9
14.314.7-0.5
1.4
15.713.32.2
4.1
5.14.50.4
1.2
5.04.60.3
1.1
1.50.80.7
0.9
1.40.90.5
0.7
11.713.1-1.5
0.2
12.112.7-0.8
0.9
1.71.9-0.2
0.1
1.81.8-0.0
0.3
0.50.5-0.0
0.1
0.50.5-0.0
0.1
0.00.0-0.0
-0.0
0.00.0-0.0
-0.0
0.00.0-0.0
-0.0
0.00.00.0
0.0
4.75.4-0.8
-0.0
5.14.90.0
0.8
0.20.3-0.1
-0.0
0.20.3-0.1
-0.1
0.00.0-0.0
-0.0
0.00.0-0.0
-0.0
0.20.5-0.3
-0.2
0.40.4-0.0
0.0
1.31.8-0.6
-0.3
1.61.6-0.0
0.2
2.22.9-0.7
-0.4
2.62.50.0
0.4
0.10.5-0.5
-0.4
0.20.3-0.1
-0.1
0.41.0-0.6
-0.5
0.50.8-0.3
-0.2
0.92.5-1.6
-1.3
1.32.1-0.9
-0.6
------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------
SUB-TOTAL
76.778.4-2.7
8.3
80.175.04.0
15.0


pWins pLosses pWOPA pWORL eWins eLosses eWOPA eWORL
TEAM TOTALS
232.0245.0-14.6
12.6
239.1237.9-0.5
26.7


Basic Player Won-Lost Records
Position Players
(Sorted by pWORL)
Batting Baserunning Pitching Fielding
Player eWins eLoss Win Pct. eWins eLoss Win Pct. eWins eLoss Win Pct. eWins eLoss Win Pct.
13.311.0
0.547
0.91.5
0.377
0.00.0
0.000
5.86.3
0.479
8.29.4
0.465
0.90.8
0.515
0.00.0
0.000
5.85.4
0.518
7.77.0
0.523
0.50.6
0.470
0.00.0
0.000
0.81.0
0.434
5.24.3
0.546
0.60.3
0.648
0.00.0
0.000
2.32.3
0.497
1.81.5
0.539
0.30.3
0.506
0.00.0
0.000
0.80.8
0.509
5.16.2
0.452
0.90.7
0.548
0.00.0
0.000
1.21.0
0.545
9.49.9
0.486
1.41.0
0.586
0.00.0
0.000
4.35.1
0.460
3.22.8
0.533
0.30.3
0.457
0.00.0
0.000
2.42.7
0.473
3.93.9
0.502
0.20.2
0.498
0.00.0
0.000
2.11.8
0.538
1.21.5
0.441
0.10.2
0.364
0.00.0
0.000
0.40.4
0.512
3.93.8
0.508
0.10.2
0.411
0.00.0
0.561
0.60.4
0.562
1.01.1
0.478
0.20.2
0.462
0.00.0
0.000
0.80.9
0.461
3.33.7
0.469
0.20.2
0.527
0.00.0
0.000
2.02.2
0.477
10.19.6
0.513
1.00.8
0.570
0.00.0
0.000
1.21.3
0.493
0.10.2
0.286
0.00.0
0.528
0.00.0
0.000
0.20.1
0.765
0.10.2
0.293
0.10.1
0.368
0.00.0
0.000
0.20.2
0.461
3.93.9
0.496
0.10.3
0.308
0.00.0
0.000
0.70.9
0.419
3.93.8
0.504
0.30.3
0.534
0.00.0
0.000
0.90.9
0.483
1.52.5
0.385
0.20.1
0.646
0.00.0
0.000
1.41.7
0.459
8.38.1
0.506
0.91.1
0.464
0.00.0
0.000
4.44.9
0.471
1.62.1
0.440
0.10.2
0.332
0.00.0
0.000
0.40.5
0.449
6.36.2
0.503
0.80.9
0.474
0.00.0
0.000
1.92.2
0.464
3.74.7
0.437
0.30.4
0.403
0.00.0
0.000
1.71.8
0.489
------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------
SUB-TOTAL
106.5107.5
0.498
10.410.7
0.494
0.00.0
0.561
42.144.7
0.485


Basic Player Won-Lost Records
Pitchers
(Sorted by pWORL)
Batting Baserunning Pitching Fielding
Player eWins eLoss Win Pct. eWins eLoss Win Pct. eWins eLoss Win Pct. eWins eLoss Win Pct.
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
5.33.9
0.576
0.10.1
0.719
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
10.710.2
0.513
0.50.3
0.638
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
5.04.8
0.511
0.10.1
0.605
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
9.48.8
0.516
0.30.3
0.504
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
15.113.4
0.530
0.30.2
0.646
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
4.94.5
0.520
0.20.1
0.617
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
1.40.9
0.596
0.00.0
0.600
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
11.912.4
0.490
0.20.3
0.420
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
1.71.7
0.502
0.10.1
0.558
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
0.50.5
0.498
0.00.0
0.733
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.363
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.689
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
5.04.7
0.513
0.10.2
0.339
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
0.20.3
0.383
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.245
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
0.40.4
0.500
0.00.0
0.192
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
1.61.5
0.502
0.00.0
0.677
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
2.62.5
0.504
0.00.0
0.566
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
0.20.3
0.410
0.00.0
0.727
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
0.50.8
0.413
0.00.0
0.874
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
1.32.0
0.390
0.00.1
0.282
------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------
SUB-TOTAL
0.00.0
0.000
0.00.0
0.000
77.673.8
0.513
2.11.7
0.551


Batting Baserunning Pitching Fielding
eWins eLoss Win Pct. eWins eLoss Win Pct. eWins eLoss Win Pct. eWins eLoss Win Pct.
TEAM TOTALS
106.5107.5
0.498
10.410.7
0.494
77.673.8
0.513
44.246.4
0.488


eWin, eLoss, eWOPA by Position
Catcher
Player eWins eLosses eWOPA
Milt May4.84.80.2
Bill Nahorodny3.84.5-0.5
Marv Foley2.12.7-0.5
Mike Colbern1.72.1-0.3
Wayne Nordhagen0.10.2-0.1
------ ------ ------
TOTAL12.614.4-1.2
  
First Base
Player eWins eLosses eWOPA
Lamar Johnson9.38.30.4
Mike Squires6.87.7-1.5
Alan Bannister0.00.0-0.0
Don Kessinger0.00.00.0
------ ------ ------
TOTAL16.016.0-1.1
  
Second Base
Player eWins eLosses eWOPA
Alan Bannister8.68.10.8
Jim Morrison6.04.81.4
Jorge Orta4.43.80.8
Greg Pryor1.61.50.2
Joe Gates0.30.4-0.1
Don Kessinger0.00.1-0.1
Junior Moore0.00.0-0.0
------ ------ ------
TOTAL21.018.73.1
  
Third Base
Player eWins eLosses eWOPA
Eric Soderholm6.15.80.3
Kevin Bell5.56.1-0.6
Jim Morrison2.02.2-0.2
Greg Pryor1.71.40.3
Alan Bannister1.01.4-0.3
Joe Gates0.00.0-0.0
------ ------ ------
TOTAL16.316.8-0.7
  
Shortstop
Player eWins eLosses eWOPA
Greg Pryor11.512.5-0.0
Don Kessinger3.14.1-0.8
Harry Chappas1.82.1-0.1
Kevin Bell0.00.00.0
------ ------ ------
TOTAL16.418.7-0.8
  
Left Field
Player eWins eLosses eWOPA
Ralph Garr7.07.5-0.8
Alan Bannister4.85.4-0.8
Junior Moore3.64.3-1.0
Thad Bosley1.51.5-0.0
Rusty Torres1.21.3-0.1
Wayne Nordhagen0.70.60.0
Rusty Kuntz0.00.1-0.1
Claudell Washington0.00.00.0
Mike Squires0.00.0-0.0
------ ------ ------
TOTAL18.920.8-2.8
  
Center Field
Player eWins eLosses eWOPA
Chet Lemon19.718.50.8
Rusty Torres1.21.2-0.0
Thad Bosley0.10.1-0.0
Claudell Washington0.00.1-0.1
Rusty Kuntz0.00.00.0
------ ------ ------
TOTAL21.220.00.8
  
Right Field
Player eWins eLosses eWOPA
Claudell Washington13.213.6-1.1
Rusty Torres3.22.80.3
Junior Moore1.11.3-0.3
Thad Bosley1.00.80.2
Wayne Nordhagen0.40.30.0
Rusty Kuntz0.20.2-0.0
Alan Bannister0.10.1-0.0
------ ------ ------
TOTAL19.119.0-0.8
  
Designated Hitter
Player eWins eLosses eWOPA
Jorge Orta4.24.1-0.0
Lamar Johnson3.13.0-0.0
Wayne Nordhagen2.82.70.1
Ralph Garr1.41.10.3
Alan Bannister0.40.9-0.6
Junior Moore0.40.4-0.0
Bill Nahorodny0.20.4-0.2
Chet Lemon0.10.4-0.4
Claudell Washington0.00.1-0.1
------ ------ ------
TOTAL12.613.1-0.9
  
Pinch Hitter
Player eWins eLosses eWOPA
Junior Moore0.60.9-0.2
Ralph Garr0.50.7-0.1
Wayne Nordhagen0.60.60.0
Jorge Orta0.30.7-0.3
Bill Nahorodny0.60.20.5
Claudell Washington0.40.30.1
Rusty Torres0.20.5-0.2
Mike Squires0.30.20.1
Lamar Johnson0.10.4-0.3
Thad Bosley0.20.20.0
Milt May0.20.10.1
Harry Chappas0.10.1-0.0
Eric Soderholm0.20.00.2
Greg Pryor0.00.1-0.1
Jim Morrison0.00.00.0
Kevin Bell0.00.0-0.0
Mike Colbern0.00.00.0
Alan Bannister0.00.00.0
Marv Foley0.00.00.0
Joe Gates0.00.0-0.0
------ ------ ------
TOTAL4.35.1-0.3
  
Pinch Runner
Player eWins eLosses eWOPA
Joe Gates0.10.1-0.1
Mike Squires0.10.10.1
Alan Bannister0.20.00.1
Thad Bosley0.00.00.0
Harry Chappas0.00.00.0
Rusty Torres0.00.00.0
Jim Morrison0.00.00.0
Claudell Washington0.00.0-0.0
Don Kessinger0.00.0-0.0
Jorge Orta0.00.0-0.0
------ ------ ------
TOTAL0.50.30.2
  
Pitcher Offense
Player eWins eLosses eWOPA
------ ------ ------
TOTAL0.00.00.0
  
Starting Pitching
Player eWins eLosses eWOPA
Ken Kravec15.413.61.7
Rich Wortham12.112.6-0.6
Ross Baumgarten11.210.50.7
Steve Trout7.87.10.6
Francisco Barrios5.14.90.2
Randy Scarbery1.82.0-0.1
Mike Proly1.61.9-0.3
Fred Howard1.71.8-0.1
Ed Farmer1.11.3-0.1
Richard Dotson1.40.90.4
Rich Hinton0.71.0-0.3
Lerrin LaGrow0.50.7-0.3
Ron Schueler0.30.4-0.2
------ ------ ------
TOTAL60.758.71.7
  
Relief Pitching
Player eWins eLosses eWOPA
Ed Farmer4.32.81.3
Randy Scarbery3.23.00.1
Mike Proly3.52.70.6
Steve Trout1.92.0-0.2
Guy Hoffman1.61.6-0.0
Lerrin LaGrow0.81.3-0.5
Rich Hinton1.00.80.1
Fred Howard0.90.80.0
Gilberto Rondon0.50.5-0.0
Dewey Robinson0.40.4-0.0
Ron Schueler0.30.3-0.1
Pablo Torrealba0.20.3-0.1
Britt Burns0.20.3-0.1
Ken Kravec0.1-0.00.1
Jack Kucek0.00.0-0.0
Rich Wortham0.00.0-0.0
La Marr Hoyt0.00.00.0
Mark Esser0.00.0-0.0
Wayne Nordhagen0.00.00.0
------ ------ ------
TOTAL18.816.91.1


Team eWins over Positional Average by Position
PC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOth
1979 Chicago White Sox2.8-1.2-1.13.1-0.7-0.8-2.80.8-0.8-1.0


pWin, pLoss, pWOPA by Position
Catcher
Player pWins pLosses pWOPA
Milt May4.45.3-0.7
Bill Nahorodny3.64.8-1.0
Marv Foley1.83.0-1.0
Mike Colbern1.91.90.1
Wayne Nordhagen0.10.2-0.1
------ ------ ------
TOTAL11.815.2-2.7
  
First Base
Player pWins pLosses pWOPA
Lamar Johnson8.88.7-0.5
Mike Squires7.37.1-0.3
Alan Bannister0.00.0-0.0
Don Kessinger0.00.00.0
------ ------ ------
TOTAL16.115.9-0.8
  
Second Base
Player pWins pLosses pWOPA
Alan Bannister8.58.20.7
Jim Morrison5.75.00.9
Jorge Orta4.14.10.2
Greg Pryor1.71.50.3
Joe Gates0.20.5-0.2
Don Kessinger0.00.1-0.1
Junior Moore0.00.0-0.0
------ ------ ------
TOTAL20.419.41.8
  
Third Base
Player pWins pLosses pWOPA
Eric Soderholm5.86.1-0.3
Kevin Bell5.56.1-0.6
Jim Morrison1.82.3-0.6
Greg Pryor1.61.50.1
Alan Bannister1.01.4-0.4
Joe Gates0.00.0-0.0
------ ------ ------
TOTAL15.717.4-1.8
  
Shortstop
Player pWins pLosses pWOPA
Greg Pryor11.212.8-0.6
Don Kessinger3.14.1-0.6
Harry Chappas1.82.1-0.2
Kevin Bell0.00.0-0.0
------ ------ ------
TOTAL16.119.0-1.4
  
Left Field
Player pWins pLosses pWOPA
Ralph Garr6.58.0-2.0
Alan Bannister4.95.4-0.8
Junior Moore3.54.4-1.1
Thad Bosley1.71.30.4
Rusty Torres1.11.4-0.4
Wayne Nordhagen0.60.7-0.1
Rusty Kuntz0.00.1-0.1
Claudell Washington0.00.0-0.0
Mike Squires0.00.0-0.0
------ ------ ------
TOTAL18.321.4-4.0
  
Center Field
Player pWins pLosses pWOPA
Chet Lemon19.918.31.2
Rusty Torres1.21.3-0.2
Thad Bosley0.20.10.1
Claudell Washington0.10.1-0.0
Rusty Kuntz0.00.00.0
------ ------ ------
TOTAL21.419.81.2
  
Right Field
Player pWins pLosses pWOPA
Claudell Washington12.913.9-1.7
Rusty Torres3.42.50.7
Junior Moore0.91.5-0.7
Thad Bosley1.10.70.4
Wayne Nordhagen0.30.4-0.1
Rusty Kuntz0.10.2-0.1
Alan Bannister0.00.1-0.0
------ ------ ------
TOTAL18.819.3-1.5
  
Designated Hitter
Player pWins pLosses pWOPA
Jorge Orta4.53.80.6
Lamar Johnson2.93.2-0.5
Wayne Nordhagen2.82.70.0
Ralph Garr1.41.10.3
Alan Bannister0.41.0-0.6
Junior Moore0.40.5-0.2
Bill Nahorodny0.20.3-0.1
Chet Lemon0.10.4-0.4
Claudell Washington0.00.1-0.1
------ ------ ------
TOTAL12.613.1-0.9
  
Pinch Hitter
Player pWins pLosses pWOPA
Junior Moore0.21.2-0.9
Ralph Garr0.50.7-0.2
Wayne Nordhagen0.50.6-0.0
Jorge Orta0.20.8-0.6
Bill Nahorodny0.60.30.3
Claudell Washington0.30.4-0.0
Rusty Torres0.20.5-0.3
Mike Squires0.30.20.1
Lamar Johnson0.00.5-0.4
Thad Bosley0.20.20.0
Milt May0.10.2-0.0
Harry Chappas0.00.2-0.1
Eric Soderholm0.20.00.2
Greg Pryor0.00.1-0.1
Jim Morrison0.00.00.0
Kevin Bell0.00.0-0.0
Mike Colbern0.00.00.0
Alan Bannister0.00.00.0
Marv Foley0.00.0-0.0
Joe Gates0.00.0-0.0
------ ------ ------
TOTAL3.56.0-1.9
  
Pinch Runner
Player pWins pLosses pWOPA
Joe Gates0.10.1-0.0
Mike Squires0.10.10.1
Alan Bannister0.10.00.1
Thad Bosley0.00.00.0
Harry Chappas0.00.00.0
Rusty Torres0.00.00.0
Jim Morrison0.00.00.0
Claudell Washington0.00.0-0.0
Don Kessinger0.00.0-0.0
Jorge Orta0.00.00.0
------ ------ ------
TOTAL0.50.30.2
  
Pitcher Offense
Player pWins pLosses pWOPA
------ ------ ------
TOTAL0.00.00.0
  
Starting Pitching
Player pWins pLosses pWOPA
Ken Kravec14.214.7-0.6
Rich Wortham11.713.0-1.4
Ross Baumgarten11.410.40.9
Steve Trout7.77.20.5
Francisco Barrios5.44.60.8
Randy Scarbery1.42.4-1.0
Mike Proly1.22.3-1.0
Fred Howard1.52.0-0.5
Ed Farmer0.91.5-0.6
Richard Dotson1.50.80.7
Rich Hinton0.61.2-0.6
Lerrin LaGrow0.60.7-0.1
Ron Schueler0.20.5-0.4
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TOTAL58.261.2-3.4
  
Relief Pitching
Player pWins pLosses pWOPA
Ed Farmer4.72.42.1
Randy Scarbery3.32.90.2
Mike Proly3.92.31.4
Steve Trout1.82.0-0.3
Guy Hoffman1.31.8-0.6
Lerrin LaGrow0.41.8-1.5
Rich Hinton1.10.70.4
Fred Howard0.80.9-0.2
Gilberto Rondon0.50.5-0.0
Dewey Robinson0.20.5-0.3
Ron Schueler0.20.4-0.2
Pablo Torrealba0.10.5-0.5
Britt Burns0.20.3-0.1
Ken Kravec0.10.00.1
Jack Kucek0.00.0-0.0
Rich Wortham0.00.0-0.0
La Marr Hoyt0.00.0-0.0
Mark Esser0.00.0-0.0
Wayne Nordhagen0.00.00.0
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TOTAL18.617.20.6


Team pWins over Positional Average by Position
PC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOth
1979 Chicago White Sox-2.8-2.7-0.81.8-1.8-1.4-4.01.2-1.5-2.6


*Player won-loss records are calculated using Retrosheet play-by-play data. For some seasons, Retrosheet does not have full play-by-play data for all games. In these cases, some games may be missing.
The number of Games shown here are the number of games for which Retrosheet play-by-play data exist and were used in these calculations.



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