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1913 Chicago White Sox

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Record: 78-74, Finished 5th in American League (1913 AL)

Managed by Nixey Callahan

Coach: Kid Gleason

Ballpark: Comiskey Park

History, Comments, Contributions[edit]

The 1913 Chicago White Sox were the team to follow if you were a fan of low-scoring games. They led the major leagues for the fewest runs allowed and the fewest runs scored that season; only three other teams have done this since. The White Sox had an excellent pitching staff, led by Eddie Cicotte, Jim Scott and Reb Russell who finished respectively second, third and fourth in the American League in ERA, but obviously they did not have much offence.


American League W L Pct. GB
Philadelphia Athletics 96 57 .627 --
Washington Senators 90 64 .584
Cleveland Naps 86 66 .566
Boston Red Sox 79 71 .527 15½
Chicago White Sox 78 74 .513 17½
Detroit Tigers 66 87 .431 30
New York Yankees 57 94 .377 38
St. Louis Browns 57 96 .373 39

1913 Opening Day Lineup[edit]

Morrie Rath, 2b

Harry Lord, 3b

Shano Collins, rf

Ping Bodie, cf

Babe Borton, 1b

Wally Mattick, lf

Rollie Zeider, 1b

Buck Weaver, ss

Ray Schalk, c

Jim Scott, p