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1915 Chicago White Sox

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Record: 93-61, Finished 3rd in American League (1915 AL)

Managed by Pants Rowland

Coach: Kid Gleason

Ballpark: Comiskey Park

History, Comments, Contributions[edit]

On August 16th, the 1915 Chicago White Sox acquired "Shoeless" Joe Jackson from the Cleveland Indians. Jackson would be an integral part of pennant winning Sox teams in 1917 and 1919.



American League W L Pct. GB
Boston Red Sox 101 50 .669 --
Detroit Tigers 100 54 .649
Chicago White Sox 93 61 .604
Washington Senators 85 68 .556 17
New York Yankees 69 83 .454 32½
St. Louis Browns 63 91 .409 39½
Cleveland Indians 57 95 .375 44½
Philadelphia Athletics 43 109 .283 58½

1915 Opening Day Lineup[edit]

Finners Quinlan, lf

Buck Weaver, ss

Eddie Collins, 2b

Shano Collins, cf

Happy Felsch, rf

Bunny Brief, 1b

Ray Schalk, c

Jim Breton, 3b

Jim Scott, p

Further Reading[edit]

  • Mark S. Sternman: "The last best day: When Chicago had three first-place teams", in Stuart Shea, ed.: North Side, South Side, All Around Town, The National Pastime, SABR, 2015. ISBN 978-1-93359987-8