Chicago (A) White Sox Clubhouse
Saturday, 8/26/1944
Team Stats & Info
Manager: VACANT - Chris Steele
Record: 49 Wins, 79 Losses, .383 Winning Pct.
Home Record: 28 Wins, 37 Losses
Away Record: 21 Wins, 42 Losses
1 Run Games Record: 5 Wins, 30 Losses
X-Innings Record: 3 Wins, 8 Losses
Record vs LHP: 6 Wins, 12 Losses
Record vs RHP: 43 Wins, 67 Losses
Payroll: $21,668,714 (15th)
Fan Interest: 15/100 (16th)
Batting AVG: .262 (14th)
Homeruns: 92 (14th)
Walks: 460 (12th)
Stolen Bases: 61 (13th)
Runs Scored: 610 (14th)

Pitching ERA: 4.59 (7th)
Opponents AVG: .257 (4th)
HRs Allowed: 135 (10th)
Walks Allowed: 488 (8th)
Runs Allowed: 633 (T-4th)
Reports & News
Batting Stats
Pitching Stats
Fielding Stats
Ratings Report
Top Prospects
Minor Leagues
Coaching Staff
Salary Report
Financial Report
Financial History
Team History
Team News
Major Transaction News
All Transaction News
Injury News
Player Development
Active Roster
Player#PosBirthdayBatsThrowsAVGHRRBISBOPS 
CATCHERS           
Sammy Holbrook22C 7/17/1910RightRight.3153220.836 
Sid Gautreaux34C 5/4/1912BothRight.2822413.744 
INFIELDER           
Bobby Doerr132B4/7/1918RightRight.25711852.768 
Lennie Pearson851B5/23/1918RightRight.2848280.793 
Morrie Aderholt72B9/13/1915LeftRight.272070.586 
Jesse Walker89SS1/1/1912RightRight.29310484.759 
Luke Appling43SS4/2/1907RightRight.267140.797 
Jimmy Brown473B4/25/1910BothRight.2623428.650 
OUTFIELDER           
Lou Scoffic90LF5/20/1913RightRight.2477390.702 
George Case69CF11/11/1915RightRight.33454739.856 
Hank Sauer54LF3/17/1917RightRight.25227720.826 
Sam Jethroe4RF1/20/1922BothRight.3077831.804 
Player#RoleBirthdayBatsThrowsERAWLSWHIP 
STARTERS           
Joe Nuxhall2SP7/30/1928LeftLeft5.941501.60 
Bill Fleming18SP7/31/1913RightRight4.82121101.45 
Orval Grove64SP8/29/1919RightRight4.7961701.49 
Cliff Melton56SP1/3/1912LeftLeft4.5481401.39 
Ewell Blackwell45SP10/23/1922RightRight3.0112701.14 
RELIEVERS           
Al Mclean23MR9/20/1912RightRight5.140002.14 
Xavier Rescigno97MR10/13/1912RightRight5.353211.29 
Walter Signer39MR10/12/1910RightRight2.142001.24 
Charley Stanceu62MR1/9/1916RightRight2.051100.95 
Art Johnson2MR7/16/1916LeftLeft5.863631.56 
Steve Roser40CL1/25/1918RightRight10.800112.40 
Whitey Miller22MR5/2/1915RightRight6.750101.88 
Howie Pollet87MR6/26/1921LeftLeft10.051201.88 
Tired Position Players
Bobby Doerr
Sammy Holbrook
Hank Sauer
Injuries & Disabled List
PlayerStatusRecovery TimeTime on DL leftDiagnosis
Sam JethroeOUT6 weeks0 daysInflamed Anterior Cruciate Ligament
Tal AbernathyOUTfull season0 daysTorn Rotator Cuff Muscle
Bill FlemingOUT3 weeks0 daysPulled Rotator Cuff Muscle
Xavier RescignoOUT5-6 weeks0 daysRuptured Bicep Tendon
Max LanierOUTfull season0 daysTorn Bicep Muscle
Lineups
LINEUP VS RHPPos
1) R J. WalkerSS
2) R G. CaseCF
3) S S. JethroeRF
4) R H. SauerLF
5) R B. Doerr2B
6) R S. HolbrookC
7) R L. Pearson1B
8) S J. Brown3B
9)
LINEUP VS RHP+DHPos
1) R G. CaseDH
2)
3)
4)
5) R B. Doerr2B
6) R J. Walker3B
7)
8) R L. ApplingSS
9) S S. GautreauxC
LINEUP VS LHPPos
1) R J. WalkerSS
2) R G. CaseCF
3) S S. JethroeRF
4) R B. Doerr2B
5) R H. SauerLF
6) R L. Pearson1B
7) R S. HolbrookC
8) S J. Brown3B
9)
LINEUP VS LHP+DHPos
1) R G. CaseDH
2)
3)
4) R B. Doerr2B
5) R J. Walker3B
6)
7) R L. ApplingSS
8)
9) S S. GautreauxC
Pitching Staff
Starting Rotation
1) R E. Blackwell
2) L J. Nuxhall
3) L C. Melton
4) R B. Fleming
5) R O. Grove
Mopup Reliever
1) R W. Miller
2) R A. Mclean

Middle Reliever
1) R C. Stanceu
2) L H. Pollet
3) R W. Miller
4)
Setup Reliever
1) L A. Johnson
2) R X. Rescigno

Closer
1) R S. Roser
E-Mail Messages
Date: Tuesday, 1/31/1944
Subject: Contract offer
FYI- Chicago (N) has offered me a better contract!
They offer a little more money.

Regards,
Tommy Henrich



Date: Tuesday, 1/31/1944
Subject: Your offer sounds good
I have to admit that I like your offer.
So far, it's the best one I've received.

Regards,
Cliff Melton



Date: Thursday, 2/2/1944
Subject: I'll sign elsewhere
Sorry, Chicago (N) has made the best overall offer.
I'll sign with them. Good luck this season!

Regards,
Tommy Henrich



Date: Thursday, 2/2/1944
Subject: Thank you, I'll sign!
Your contract offer is really what I'm looking for.
I'm looking forward to playing with Chicago (A)!

Regards,
Cliff Melton



Date: Saturday, 4/1/1944
Subject: Bud Metheny learns new position
Bud Metheny has made noteable progress
learning his new position, Leftfield.
I would rate his skills as "6" right now.

Regards,
Your scouting director



Date: Saturday, 4/1/1944
Subject: Tom Hafey learns new position
Tom Hafey has made noteable progress
learning his new position, Shortstop.
I would rate his skills as "2" right now.

Regards,
Your scouting director



Date: Wednesday, 4/12/1944
Subject: Bud Metheny healing process
Bud Metheny is not recovering as fast as I have
hoped! So expect his injury to last about 14 more days.

Regards,
Team Doctor



Date: Monday, 4/17/1944
Subject: Red Barbary learns new position
Red Barbary has made noteable progress
learning his new position, First Base.
I would rate his skills as "6" right now.

Regards,
Your scouting director



Date: Wednesday, 4/19/1944
Subject: Paul Campbell learns new position
Paul Campbell has made noteable progress
learning his new position, First Base.
I would rate his skills as "6" right now.

Regards,
Your scouting director



Date: Friday, 4/21/1944
Subject: Guy Curtright learns new position
Guy Curtright has made noteable progress
learning his new position, Rightfield.
I would rate his skills as "4" right now.

Regards,
Your scouting director



Date: Monday, 5/1/1944
Subject: Progress of Gil Torres
Dear Sir,
Gil Torres has nothing more to prove at AA Elkhart!
He has an AVG of .366 over there, so I think
a promotion wouldn't hurt him at all.

Regards,
Scouting Director



Date: Friday, 5/5/1944
Subject: Stubby Overmire healing process
Stubby Overmire is not recovering as fast as I have
hoped! So expect his injury to last about 7 more days.

Regards,
Team Doctor



Date: Sunday, 5/7/1944
Subject: Charlie Marshall learns new position
Charlie Marshall has made noteable progress
learning his new position, Third Base.
I would rate his skills as "2" right now.

Regards,
Your scouting director



Date: Friday, 5/12/1944
Subject: Progress of Ralph Mcleod
Dear Sir,
Ralph Mcleod is hitting the ball well at AA Elkhart!
He has an AVG of .279, so you might want
to promote him soon!

Regards,
Scouting Director



Date: Sunday, 5/14/1944
Subject: Progress of John Sullivan
Dear Sir,
John Sullivan has nothing more to prove at A Reno!
He has an AVG of .277 over there, so I think
a promotion wouldn't hurt him at all.

Regards,
Scouting Director



Date: Sunday, 5/14/1944
Subject: Progress of Thomas Butts
Dear Sir,
Thomas Butts has nothing more to prove at AA Elkhart!
He has an AVG of .310 over there, so I think
a promotion wouldn't hurt him at all.

Regards,
Scouting Director



Date: Wednesday, 5/17/1944
Subject: Otto Denning learns new position
Otto Denning has made noteable progress
learning his new position, Leftfield.
I would rate his skills as "2" right now.

Regards,
Your scouting director



Date: Friday, 5/19/1944
Subject: Ron Northey learns new position
Ron Northey has made noteable progress
learning his new position, Centerfield.
I would rate his skills as "2" right now.

Regards,
Your scouting director



Date: Saturday, 5/20/1944
Subject: Contract
Dear Sir,
I would like to negotiate a contract extension!
Please let me know if you are interested!

Regards,
Jesse Walker



Date: Tuesday, 6/6/1944
Subject: Extension?
Dear Sir,
I am really enjoying playing for your team.
I would be interested in a contract extension!
How about you?

Regards,
Jimmy Brown



Date: Sunday, 6/18/1944
Subject: Progress of Bob Savage
Dear Sir,
Bob Savage has an ERA of 3.86 at AA Elkhart!
I believe he is ready for the next level!

Regards,
Scouting Director



Date: Tuesday, 6/27/1944
Subject: Contract extension
Hello,
I just wanted to let you know that I'm
in my last year of the contract.
Are you interested in giving me an extension?
I'd be happy to play for you again next year!

Regards,
Luke Appling



Date: Thursday, 7/27/1944
Subject: Lennie Merullo learns new position
Lennie Merullo has made noteable progress
learning his new position, Third Base.
I would rate his skills as "10" right now.

Regards,
Your scouting director




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