Posts tagged "Ed Walsh"

“The Greatest Ball Plant in the World”: A History of Old Comiskey Park

 “The Greatest Ball Plant in the World”:  A History of Old Comiskey Park
Part I of a series on the home of the White Sox for 81 seasons and over 6,000 games. Before they graced the playing surface at 35th and Shields—heck, before they were even the Sox—the Chicago White Stockings, a charter franchise of the upstart American League, played their home games at South Side Park at 39th... Read more »

Sox Index 2/18/12

Sox Index 2/18/12
White Sox team home runs in 1959: 97 MLB rank: 16 (last) White Sox team stolen bases in 1959: 113 MLB rank: 1 Games started for White Sox by Ed Walsh in 1908: 49 Games completed: 42 Stolen bases on Ray Schalk in 1925: 29 Runners caught stealing: 62 (68%) Major League baseball players born... Read more »