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Chicago White Sox

 

2016 Season Record: 78-84 (+2 wins from 2015)

Departures:

C Alex Avila--> Tigers

2B Brett Lawrie

RF Jason Coats

RF Adam Eaton--> Traded to Nationals

DH Justin Morneau

DH Jerry Sands--> Independent League

SP Anthony Ranaudo--> Korea

SP Chris Sale--> Traded to Red Sox

RP Daniel Webb

 

Additions:

3B/DH Yoan Moncada (Traded from Red Sox)

SP Lucas Giolito (Traded from Nationals)

SP Derek Holland (Rangers)

SP Reynaldo Lopez (Traded from Nationals)

Top 100 Prospects:

2B/3B Yoan Moncada (3rd overall)

SP Lucas Giolito (16th overall)

SP Michael Kopech (21st overall)

SP Reynaldo Lopez (37th overall)

C Zack Collins (89th overall)

 

*New Addition

 

Projected Opening Day Lineup:

C Omar Narvaez

1B Jose Abreu

2B Tyler Saladino

SS Tim Anderson

3B Todd Frazier

LF Melky Cabrera

CF Charlie Tilson

RF Avisail Garcia

DH Matt Davidson

Projected Opening Day Rotation:

SP1 Jose Quintana

SP2 Carlos Rodon

SP3 James Shields

SP4 Miguel Gonzalez

SP5 Derek Holland*

 

 

Projected Opening Day Bullpen:

Closer David Robertson

RP1 Nate Jones

RP2 Dan Jennings

RP3 Zach Putnam

 

 

Key Team Stats from 2016:

 

Runs Scored: 20th (686)

Home Runs: 22nd (168)

Batting Average: 13th (.257)

OBP: 20th (.317)

 

Team ERA: 14th (4.10)

Batting Average Against: 15th (.257)

WHIP: 16th (1.32)

Fielding Percentage: 15th (.984)

Todd Frazier

Jose Quintana