2006 Chicago White Sox season

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2006 Chicago White Sox
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Jerry Reinsdorf
Manager(s) Ozzie Guillén
Local television WGN-TV/WCIU-TV
Comcast Sportsnet
(Ken Harrelson, Darrin Jackson)
Local radio WSCR
(Chris Singleton, Ed Farmer)
WRTO (AM)
(Hector Molina)
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The 2006 Chicago White Sox season was the White Sox's 107th season. It was their first season since winning the World Series the season before. They finished with a record 90-72, good enough for 3rd in the American League Central, 6 games behind the champion Minnesota Twins.

Offseason[edit]

  • November 25, 2005: Jim Thome was traded by the Philadelphia Phillies with cash to the Chicago White Sox for a player to be named later, Aaron Rowand, and Daniel Haigwood (minors). The Chicago White Sox sent Gio Gonzalez (minors) (December 8, 2005) to the Philadelphia Phillies to complete the trade.
  • November 30, 2005: Paul Konerko was signed as a Free Agent with the Chicago White Sox.[1]
  • January 19, 2006: Jorge Velandia was signed as a Free Agent with the Chicago White Sox.[2]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

AL Central W L Pct. GB Home Road
Minnesota Twins 96 66 0.593 54–27 42–39
Detroit Tigers 95 67 0.586 1 46–35 49–32
Chicago White Sox 90 72 0.556 6 49–32 41–40
Cleveland Indians 78 84 0.481 18 44–37 34–47
Kansas City Royals 62 100 0.383 34 34–47 28–53


Game log[edit]

2006 White Sox Game Log


Transactions[edit]

  • April 1, 2006: Ernie Young was signed as a Free Agent with the Chicago White Sox.[3]
  • July 23, 2006: Sandy Alomar, Jr. was traded by the Los Angeles Dodgers to the Chicago White Sox for B. J. LaMura (minors).[4]

Roster[edit]

2006 Chicago White Sox
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Manager

Coaches

Opening Day Lineup[edit]

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Note: G = Games played; AB = At Bats; R = Runs scored; H = Hits; 2B = Doubles; 3B = Triples; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in; BB = Base on balls; SO = Strikeouts; AVG = Batting average; SB = Stolen bases

Player G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO AVG SB
Sandy Alomar, Jr., C 19 46 5 10 3 0 1 3 7 35 .217 0
Brian Anderson, CF 134 365 46 82 23 1 8 33 30 90 .225 4
Mark Buehrle, P 32 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 0
Alex Cintrón, SS,2B 91 288 35 82 10 3 5 41 10 35 .285 10
José Contreras, P 30 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000 0
Joe Crede, 3B 150 544 76 154 31 0 30 94 28 58 .283 0
Jermaine Dye, RF 146 539 103 170 27 3 44 120 59 118 .315 7
Josh Fields, 3B,LF 11 20 4 3 2 0 1 2 5 8 .150 0
Freddy García, P 33 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .200 0
Jon Garland, P 33 5 2 1 0 0 1 2 0 3 .200 0
Ross Gload, OF,1B 77 156 22 51 8 2 3 18 6 15 .327 6
Tadahito Iguchi, 2B 138 555 97 156 24 0 18 67 59 110 .281 11
Paul Konerko, 1B 152 566 97 177 30 0 35 113 60 104 .313 1
Rob Mackowiak, OF,3B 112 255 31 74 12 1 5 23 28 59 .290 5
Brandon McCarthy, P 53 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 0
Jerry Owens, OF 12 9 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 .333 1
Pablo Ozuna, OF,2B 79 189 25 62 12 2 2 17 7 16 .328 6
A. J. Pierzynski, C 140 509 65 150 24 0 16 64 22 72 .295 1
Scott Podsednik, LF 139 524 86 137 27 6 3 45 54 96 .261 40
Chris Stewart, C 6 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 0
Ryan Sweeney, OF 18 35 1 8 0 0 0 5 0 7 .229 0
Jim Thome, DH 143 490 108 141 26 0 42 109 107 147 .288 0
Juan Uribe, SS 132 463 53 109 28 2 21 71 13 82 .235 1
Javier Vázquez, P 33 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 0
Chris Widger, C 27 76 6 14 3 0 1 7 9 20 .184 0
Team totals
162 5657 868 1586 291 20 236 839 502 1056 .280 93

Pitching[edit]

Note: W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; G = Games pitched; GS = Games started; SV = Saves; IP = Innings pitched; H = Hits allowed; R = Runs allowed; ER = Earned runs allowed; HR = Home runs allowed; BB = Walks allowed; K = Strikeouts

Player W L ERA G GS SV IP H R ER HR BB K
Mark Buehrle 12 13 4.99 32 32 0 204.0 247 124 113 36 53 98
José Contreras 13 9 4.27 30 30 0 196.0 194 101 93 20 59 134
Neal Cotts 1 2 5.17 70 0 1 54.0 160 64 33 31 30 43
Freddy García 17 9 4.53 33 33 0 216.1 228 116 109 32 51 135
Jon Garland 18 7 4.51 33 32 0 211.1 247 112 106 26 45 112
Charlie Haeger 1 1 3.44 7 1 1 18.1 12 10 7 0 13 19
Dustin Hermanson 0 0 4.05 6 0 0 6.2 6 3 3 2 2 5
Bobby Jenks 3 4 4.00 67 0 41 69.2 66 32 31 5 41 80
Boone Logan 0 0 8.31 21 0 1 17.1 21 18 16 2 17 15
Mike MacDougal 1 1 1.80 25 0 0 25.0 19 5 5 1 6 19
Brandon McCarthy 4 7 4.68 53 2 0 84.2 77 44 44 17 42 69
Agustín Montero 1 0 5.14 11 0 0 14.0 15 10 8 3 2 7
Jeff Nelson 0 1 3.38 6 0 0 2.2 3 1 1 1 6 2
Cliff Politte 2 2 8.70 30 0 0 30.0 47 30 29 9 22 15
David Riske 1 1 3.93 33 0 0 34.1 32 16 15 4 15 23
Matt Thornton 5 3 3.33 63 0 2 54.0 46 20 20 5 25 49
Sean Tracey 0 0 3.38 7 0 0 8.0 4 3 3 2 5 3
Javier Vázquez 11 12 4.84 33 32 0 202.2 206 116 109 23 58 184
Team totals
90 72 4.61 162 162 46 1449.0 1534 794 743 200 492 1012

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Charlotte Knights International League Razor Shines
AA Birmingham Barons Southern League Chris Cron
A Winston-Salem Warthogs Carolina League Rafael Santana
A Kannapolis Intimidators South Atlantic League Omer Muñoz
Rookie Bristol White Sox Appalachian League Nick Leyva
Rookie Great Falls White Sox Pioneer League Bobby Tolan

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/k/konerpa01.shtml
  2. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/v/velanjo01.shtml
  3. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/y/younger02.shtml
  4. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/a/alomasa02.shtml
  5. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 2007

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