1915 Chicago White Sox season

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1915 Chicago White Sox
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Owner(s) Charles Comiskey
Manager(s) Pants Rowland
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The 1915 Chicago White Sox season involved the White Sox finishing third in the American League.

With the acquisitions of Eddie Collins (over the winter) and Joe Jackson (in August), Chicago now had the two hitters they needed to win the 1917 and 1919 AL pennants.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

American League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Boston Red Sox 101 50 0.669 55–20 46–30
Detroit Tigers 100 54 0.649 51–26 49–28
Chicago White Sox 93 61 0.604 54–24 39–37
Washington Senators 85 68 0.556 17 50–29 35–39
New York Yankees 69 83 0.454 32½ 37–43 32–40
St. Louis Browns 63 91 0.409 39½ 35–38 28–53
Cleveland Indians 57 95 0.375 44½ 27–50 30–45
Philadelphia Athletics 43 109 0.283 58½ 19–53 24–56


Roster[edit]

1915 Chicago White Sox
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

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 Schalk, RayRay Schalk 135 413 110 .266 1 54
1B Fournier, JackJack Fournier 126 422 136 .322 5 77
2B Collins, EddieEddie Collins 155 521 173 .332 4 77
3B Blackburne, LenaLena Blackburne 96 283 61 .216 0 25
SS Weaver, BuckBuck Weaver 148 563 151 .268 3 49
OF Collins, ShanoShano Collins 153 576 148 .257 2 85
OF Felsch, HappyHappy Felsch 121 427 106 .248 3 53
OF Murphy, EddieEddie Murphy 70 273 86 .315 0 26

Other batters[edit]

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
Jackson, JoeJoe Jackson 45 158 43 .272 2 36
Quinlan, FinnersFinners Quinlan 42 114 22 .193 0 7
Daly, TomTom Daly 29 47 9 .191 0 3
Jackson, CharlieCharlie Jackson 1 1 0 .000 0 0

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Faber, RedRed Faber 50 299.2 24 14 2.55 182
Scott, JimJim Scott 48 296.1 24 11 2.03 120
Benz, JoeJoe Benz 39 238.1 15 11 2.11 81
Cicotte, EddieEddie Cicotte 39 223.1 13 12 3.02 106

Other pitchers[edit]

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Jasper, HiHi Jasper 3 15.2 0 1 4.60 15
Klepfer, EdEd Klepfer 3 12.2 1 0 2.84 3

Relief pitchers[edit]

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

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Davis, DixieDixie Davis 2 0 0 0 0.00 2
Johnson, EllisEllis Johnson 1 0 0 0 9.00 3

Awards and honors[edit]

League top five finishers[edit]

Eddie Collins

  • #2 in AL in batting average (.332)
  • #2 in AL in on-base percentage (.460)
  • #2 in AL in runs scored (118)
  • #3 in AL in stolen bases (46)
  • #4 in AL in RBI (85)

Red Faber

  • #2 in AL in wins (24)
  • #2 in AL in strikeouts (182)

Jack Fournier

  • AL leader in slugging percentage (.491)
  • #3 in AL in batting average (.322)
  • #3 in AL in on-base percentage (.429)

Jim Scott

  • #2 in AL in wins (24)
  • #4 in AL in ERA (2.03)

Notes[edit]

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