2008 Chicago White Sox
89 - 74
2007 / 2009 (Organization)
1st place in the AL Central
Home Record:
Away Record:
54 - 28 (.659)
35 - 46 (.432)
+8.4 wins
-0.9 wins
   
Scored/Expected: 811 / 813 ( -2 )
Allowed/Expected: 729 / 818 ( +89 )
Pyth Record: 90 - 73 (-1)
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Attendance: 2,500,648 Avg Att: 30,496 (1.00)
Att Rank: 5 / 14 Lg Avg: 30,459
       
Park Factor: 1.05    
HR Factor: 1.15 R/L HR: 1.17 / 1.11
Notes:
- Central Division Champions
- Defeated Minnesota Twins in the Tiebreaker
- Lost to Tampa Bay Rays in the ALDS

Top Prospects (as of March 1st)

Filters
Positions
# Pos
Age
 
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
  Acquired Via M D Y
1
SP
20.5
4.6
15.8
6.5
 
0.2
1.6
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
6
2006
2
RP
26.1
3.4
24.5
5.9
 
0.7
2.1
0.7
0.4
 
Trade
12
23
2006
3
RP
22.4
3.2
13.3
3.7
 
2.6
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
7
2007
4
2B
24.8
1.9
25.5
-7.2
 
0.0
0.3
0.3
0.6
0.5
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
7
2005
5
RP
25.7
1.4
9.2
0.8
 
-0.1
-0.2
0.5
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
7
2004
6
SP
24.8
0.9
28.7
5.9
 
-0.4
1.4
1.2
-0.4
0.6
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
7
2005
7
SP
23.1
0.6
11.7
-0.7
 
-0.1
-0.2
3.0
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
7
2004
8
SS
19.5
0.5
4.8
-2.5
 
0.0
0.3
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
28
2006
9
RP
21.8
0.5
1.5
0.7
 
0.4
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
7
2007
10
CF
26.5
0.3
7.6
-2.1
 
0.0
0.2
-0.2
1.1
-0.6
 
Free Agency
11
19
2007
11
RP
25.2
0.3
5.1
0.1
 
0.1
0.0
-0.0
0.2
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
7
2004
12
SP
20.1
0.3
1.4
-0.3
 
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
11
17
2006
13
SW
24.9
0.3
2.1
-0.7
 
-0.1
-0.1
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
7
2005
14
RP
22.4
0.2
2.0
-2.0
 
0.1
0.1
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
6
2006
15
RP
21.0
0.2
0.7
0.5
 
0.2
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
5
5
2006
16
C
25.9
0.2
1.8
0.8
 
0.2
0.1
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
7
2004
17
RP
25.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
 
-0.1
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
7
2004
18
RP
24.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.5
 
-0.1
 
Trade
7
31
2007
19
RP
24.2
-0.2
1.9
-0.5
 
0.6
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
6
2006
20
RP
21.9
-0.2
0.3
-0.8
 
-0.2
 
Trade
1
28
2008
21
RP
25.1
-0.3
0.1
-0.1
 
-0.3
0.0
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
7
2004
22
1B
22.4
-1.0
5.9
-0.9
 
-0.9
0.3
-0.2
-0.1
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
7
2004
23
SP
22.1
-1.2
0.6
-2.9
 
-0.4
-0.1
-0.7
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
7
2007
24
SP
24.8
-1.3
3.1
-0.2
 
-0.3
0.2
-1.2
 
Draft (Amateur)
6
5
2001
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James