2006 Chicago White Sox season: Wikis

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2006 Chicago White Sox
Major league affiliations
Location
2006 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)

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.

Contents

Offseason

  • 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

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Season standings

AL Central W L GB Pct.
Minnesota Twins 96 66 .593
Detroit Tigers 95 67 1 .586
Chicago White Sox 90 72 6 .556
Cleveland Indians 78 84 18 .481
Kansas City Royals 62 100 34 .383

Game log

2006 White Sox Game Log

Transactions

  • 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

2006 Chicago White Sox
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Manager

Coaches

Opening Day Lineup

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

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
RF Jermaine Dye 146 539 170 .315 44 120
1B Paul Konerko 152 566 177 .313 35 113
C A. J. Pierzynski 140 509 150 .295 16 64
DH Jim Thome 143 490 141 .288 42 109
3B Joe Crede 150 544 154 .283 30 94
2B Tadahito Iguchi 138 555 156 .281 18 67
LF Scott Podsednik 139 524 137 .261 3 45

Other batters

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

Pitching

Starting pitchers

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Jon Garland 33 211.1 18 7 4.51 112
Freddy García 33 216.1 17 9 4.53 135
José Contreras 30 196 13 9 4.27 134
Mark Buehrle 32 204 12 13 4.99 98
Javier Vázquez 33 11 12 4.84 184

Other pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Neal Cotts 70 1 2 1 5.17 43
Bobby Jenks 67 3 4 41 4.00 80
Matt Thornton 63 5 3 2 3.33 49
Brandon McCarthy 53 4 7 0 4.68 69
David Riske 33 1 1 0 3.93 23
Cliff Politte 30 2 2 0 8.70 15

Farm system

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

  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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