1986 Chicago White Sox

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Season Overview

72-90 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1986 Chicago White Sox

What was the record of the 1986 Chicago White Sox?

The Chicago White Sox finished the regular season with a 72-90 record. They went 41-40 at home and 31-50 on the road.

What division did the 1986 Chicago White Sox play in?

The 1986 Chicago White Sox played in the West Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1986 Chicago White Sox?

During the regular season, the 1986 Chicago White Sox went 36-42 against their AL West opponents.

What was the 1986 Chicago White Sox record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Seattle Mariners 8-5 61.5% +1
Oakland Athletics 7-6 53.8% +11
Kansas City Royals 7-6 53.8% +8
California Angels 6-7 46.2% +5
Minnesota Twins 6-7 46.2% -5
Texas Rangers 2-11 15.4% -30

What was the 1986 Chicago White Sox record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1986 Chicago White Sox had their best month in June, when they went 15-13 and had a 53.6% win percentage. Their worst month was April, when they went 7-12 and had a 36.8% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 7-12 36.8% -28
May 11-16 40.7% -18
June 15-13 53.6% +19
July 11-15 42.3% -12
August 12-17 41.4% -10
September 14-14 50% +2
October 2-3 40% -8

Did the 1986 Chicago White Sox make the Postseason?

No, the White Sox didn't make the Postseason in 1986.

What was the run differential for the 1986 Chicago White Sox?

The Chicago White Sox finished the regular season with a run differential of -55. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the White Sox could have been expected to have about 74.9 wins, or a 75-87 record in the regular season.

How did the 1986 Chicago White Sox perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1986 Chicago White Sox went 25-31.

How did the 1986 Chicago White Sox perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1986 Chicago White Sox went 6-8 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1986 Chicago White Sox?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1986 Chicago White Sox was a 7 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1986 Chicago White Sox?

The longest losing streak that the Chicago White Sox had during the 1986 regular season was 8 games, which happened once during the season.

1986 Chicago White Sox Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Mon, Apr 7, 1986 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 3 - 5
Wed, Apr 9, 1986 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Apr 10, 1986 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 5 - 8
Fri, Apr 11, 1986 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 7
Sat, Apr 12, 1986 vs Boston Red Sox Win 3 - 1
Sun, Apr 13, 1986 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 12
Mon, Apr 14, 1986 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 8 - 10
Wed, Apr 16, 1986 vs Detroit Tigers Win 10 - 4
Thu, Apr 17, 1986 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 6 - 10
Fri, Apr 18, 1986 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 2
Sat, Apr 19, 1986 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Apr 20, 1986 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 6
Tue, Apr 22, 1986 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 4
Wed, Apr 23, 1986 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 2 - 1
Fri, Apr 25, 1986 @ Detroit Tigers Win 9 - 7
Sat, Apr 26, 1986 @ Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 4 (11)
Sun, Apr 27, 1986 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 4
Tue, Apr 29, 1986 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 1 - 8
Wed, Apr 30, 1986 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 8 - 6
Fri, May 2, 1986 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 5 - 7 (10)
Sat, May 3, 1986 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 7 - 8
Sun, May 4, 1986 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 6 (10)
Mon, May 5, 1986 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 4
Tue, May 6, 1986 vs New York Yankees Loss 6 - 10
Wed, May 7, 1986 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 5
Fri, May 9, 1986 @ Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 3
Sat, May 10, 1986 @ Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 0 (11)
Sun, May 11, 1986 @ Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 4
Mon, May 12, 1986 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 4
Tue, May 13, 1986 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 1 - 3
Wed, May 14, 1986 @ New York Yankees Win 3 - 2
Thu, May 15, 1986 @ New York Yankees Win 8 - 1
Fri, May 16, 1986 vs Kansas City Royals Win 4 - 2
Sat, May 17, 1986 vs Kansas City Royals Win 7 - 6
Sun, May 18, 1986 vs Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 1
Tue, May 20, 1986 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 2 - 1
Wed, May 21, 1986 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 5 - 4
Thu, May 22, 1986 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 0 - 5
Fri, May 23, 1986 @ Kansas City Royals Win 4 - 1
Sat, May 24, 1986 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 6 - 7
Sun, May 25, 1986 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 1 - 2 (17)
Mon, May 26, 1986 @ Texas Rangers Loss 2 - 7
Tue, May 27, 1986 @ Texas Rangers Loss 3 - 6
Wed, May 28, 1986 @ Texas Rangers Loss 3 - 6
Fri, May 30, 1986 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 0 - 6
Sat, May 31, 1986 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 3 - 4 (11)
Sun, Jun 1, 1986 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 6 - 4
Mon, Jun 2, 1986 vs Texas Rangers Loss 0 - 1
Tue, Jun 3, 1986 vs Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 4
Wed, Jun 4, 1986 vs Texas Rangers Loss 2 - 5
Thu, Jun 5, 1986 vs Oakland Athletics Win 9 - 5
Fri, Jun 6, 1986 vs Oakland Athletics Win 6 - 4
Sat, Jun 7, 1986 vs Oakland Athletics Win 10 - 3
Sun, Jun 8, 1986 vs Oakland Athletics Win 8 - 5
Mon, Jun 9, 1986 vs California Angels Loss 0 - 3
Tue, Jun 10, 1986 vs California Angels Win 7 - 3
Wed, Jun 11, 1986 vs California Angels Loss 11 - 12
Thu, Jun 12, 1986 @ Seattle Mariners Win 8 - 4
Fri, Jun 13, 1986 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 10 - 11
Sat, Jun 14, 1986 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 3 - 7
Sun, Jun 15, 1986 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 5 - 10
Tue, Jun 17, 1986 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 4
Wed, Jun 18, 1986 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 9 - 10 (10)
Thu, Jun 19, 1986 @ Minnesota Twins Win 9 - 8
Fri, Jun 20, 1986 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 3 - 5
Sat, Jun 21, 1986 vs Seattle Mariners Win 7 - 6
Sun, Jun 22, 1986 vs Seattle Mariners Win 10 - 4
Mon, Jun 23, 1986 vs Minnesota Twins Win 11 - 2
Tue, Jun 24, 1986 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 2
Wed, Jun 25, 1986 vs Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 3
Fri, Jun 27, 1986 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 6 - 8
Sat, Jun 28, 1986 @ Oakland Athletics Win 4 - 1
Sun, Jun 29, 1986 @ Oakland Athletics Win 6 - 5 (10)
Mon, Jun 30, 1986 @ California Angels Win 4 - 3
Tue, Jul 1, 1986 @ California Angels Win 5 - 3
Wed, Jul 2, 1986 @ California Angels Loss 3 - 4
Fri, Jul 4, 1986 vs New York Yankees Win 2 - 1
Sat, Jul 5, 1986 vs New York Yankees Loss 0 - 8
Sun, Jul 6, 1986 vs New York Yankees Win 5 - 2
Mon, Jul 7, 1986 vs Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 3
Tue, Jul 8, 1986 vs Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 2
Wed, Jul 9, 1986 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 6
Thu, Jul 10, 1986 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 5
Fri, Jul 11, 1986 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 4
Sat, Jul 12, 1986 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 3
Sun, Jul 13, 1986 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 0
Thu, Jul 17, 1986 @ New York Yankees Loss 4 - 5
Fri, Jul 18, 1986 @ New York Yankees Loss 4 - 8
Sat, Jul 19, 1986 @ New York Yankees Win 8 - 3
Sun, Jul 20, 1986 @ New York Yankees Win 8 - 0
Mon, Jul 21, 1986 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 5
Tue, Jul 22, 1986 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 8
Wed, Jul 23, 1986 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 7
Thu, Jul 24, 1986 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 6 - 12
Fri, Jul 25, 1986 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 6
Sat, Jul 26, 1986 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Jul 27, 1986 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 11
Mon, Jul 28, 1986 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 3
Tue, Jul 29, 1986 vs Boston Red Sox Win 4 - 1
Wed, Jul 30, 1986 vs Boston Red Sox Win 7 - 2
Fri, Aug 1, 1986 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 4 - 5
Sat, Aug 2, 1986 vs Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 3
Sun, Aug 3, 1986 vs Detroit Tigers Win 10 - 1
Mon, Aug 4, 1986 @ Boston Red Sox Win 1 - 0
Tue, Aug 5, 1986 @ Boston Red Sox Win 3 - 1
Wed, Aug 6, 1986 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 0 - 9
Fri, Aug 8, 1986 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 12 - 6
Sat, Aug 9, 1986 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 0 - 1
Sun, Aug 10, 1986 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 4 - 5 (11)
Mon, Aug 11, 1986 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 6 - 1
Tue, Aug 12, 1986 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 7
Wed, Aug 13, 1986 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 5
Thu, Aug 14, 1986 @ Detroit Tigers Win 8 - 2
Fri, Aug 15, 1986 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 3 - 4
Sat, Aug 16, 1986 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 5 - 6
Sun, Aug 17, 1986 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 7 - 4
Tue, Aug 19, 1986 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 1 - 5
Wed, Aug 20, 1986 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 1 - 4
Thu, Aug 21, 1986 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 4 - 3
Fri, Aug 22, 1986 @ Texas Rangers Loss 3 - 11
Sat, Aug 23, 1986 @ Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 3
Sun, Aug 24, 1986 @ Texas Rangers Loss 2 - 3