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South Side Sox Roster Ranking: Ovah

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Tomorrow begins the final phase, our Most Essential Players list

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Thanks, SSS: Roster ranking is a wrap!
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This marks the final roster ranking post.

Juan Minaya, with 39% (21 of 54 votes), is the 32nd-most important member of the White Sox roster. Chris Beck, with 31% (17 of 54 votes), is the 33rd-most important member of the White Sox. And Danny Farquhar, who, miracle of miracles, has just been released from the hospital to continue his recovery at home, is the 34th-most important member of the White Sox, with 30% (16 of 54 votes).

Tomorrow begins our final White Sox player polling of the season, our Most Essential Player list. We’ll take the top five ranked players from the White Sox roster and our top five prospects in the system and vote for the Most Essential Player in the organization.

South Side Sox White Sox Roster Ranking for 2018

  1. Reynaldo Lopez — 34% (Abreu 28%, Moncada 26%, Anderson 4%, Giolito 3%, García 2%, Rodon 1%-4 votes, Sánchez/Davidson 1%-3 votes, Jones 0%)
  2. Yoan Moncada — 42% (Abreu 26%, Giolito 11%, Anderson 7%, Rodon 5%, Sánchez 3%, García 2%-4, Davidson 2%-3, Jones/Fulmer 1%)
  3. José Abreu — 34% (Giolito 24%, Anderson 19%, Rodon 10%, García 8%, Davidson/Sánchez/Jones 2%, Fulmer 1%, Engel 0%)
  4. Tim Anderson — 44% (Giolito 25%, García 10%, Rodon 9%, Davidson 4%, Sánchez 3%, Castillo/Fulmer 2%, Engel 1%, Jones 0%)
  5. Lucas Giolito — 56% (García 17%, Rodon 14%, Sánchez 5%, Fulmer 3%-4, Davidson 3%-3, Engel 2%, Delmonico 1%, Castillo/Jones 0%)
  6. Carlos Rodon — 40% (García 33%, Davidson 10%, Sánchez 7%, Fulmer/Castillo 4%, Engel 1%-2, Delmonico/Jones 1%-1, Narvaez 0%)
  7. Avisail García — 60% (Sánchez 16%, Fulmer 9%, Davidson 6%, Jones 4%, Delmonico 2%, Castillo/Bummer 1%, Engel/Narvaez 0%)
  8. Yolmer Sánchez — 32% (Davidson 20%, Fulmer 18%, Jones 10%, Castillo 9%, Delmonico 7%, Engel 4%, Bummer 1%, Narváez/Rondón 0%)
  9. Matt Davidson — 31% (Fulmer 30%, Castillo 14%, Jones 11%, Delmonico 10%, Shields 2%, Rondón 1%, Narváez/Engel/Bummer 0%)
  10. Carson Fulmer — 31% (Jones 21%, Castillo 14%, Delmonico 11%, García 9%, Bummer/Shields 4%, Engel/Rondón 3%, Narvaez 1%)
  11. Nate Jones — 35% (Castillo 27%, Delmonico 20%, Engel/García 4%, Shields 3%, Rondón/Bummer 2%, Avilán/Narváez 1%)
  12. Nicky Delmonico — 43% (Castillo 28%, Shields 7%, Engel 6%-11, García 6%-10, Santiago 4%, Bummer 2%-4, Avilán/Rondón 2%-3, Narváez 1%)
  13. Welington Castillo — 51% (Engel/García 14%, Rondón 8%, Bummer 5%, Shields 3%, Santiago/Narváez 2%, Soria 1%, Avilán 0%)
  14. Leury García — 26% (Engel 20%, Rondón 17%, Bummer 10%, Soria 9%, Shields 7%, Avilán 6%, Santiago/Smith 2%, Narváez 1%)
  15. Trayce Thompson — 18% (Rondón/Engel 17%, Bummer 13%, Shields 11%, Narváez/Santiago 8%, Soria 6%, Avilán/Smith 1%)
  16. Adam Engel — 24% (Bummer 19%, Santiago/Rondón 15%, Narváez/Soria 7%, Shields 5%, Avilán 4%, Smith 3%, Minaya 1%)
  17. Aaron Bummer — 33% (Santiago 18%, Rondón/Soria 13%, Shields 10%, Smith 8%, Narváez 5%, Avilán 3%, Minaya/Infante 0%)
  18. James Shields — 21% (Rondón 20%, Santiago 17%, Narváez 16%, Soria 13%, Avilán 7%, González/Smith 3%, Minaya/Infante 0%)
  19. Gregory Infante — 29% (Santiago 22%, Rondón 14%, Narváez 13%, Soria 10%, Avilán 6%, Beck 3%, González/Smith 2%, Minaya 1%)
  20. Hector Santiago — 39% (Rondón/Narváez 16%, Soria 9%, Volstad 7%, Avilán 6%, Beck 4%, González/Minaya/Smith 1%)
  21. Bruce Rondón — 27% (Narváez 24%, Avilán/Soria 15%, Farquhar 8%, González 7%, Beck/Volstad 2%, Minaya/Smith 0%)
  22. Joakim Soria — 42% (Narváez 25%, Avilán 17%, Farquhar 6%, Beck/González/Palka/Smith 3%, Minaya/Volstad 0%)
  23. Omar Narváez — 33% (Palka 23%, Avilán 19%, González 7%, Covey/Smith/Volstad 5%, Minaya/Farquhar 2%, Beck 0%)
  24. Luis Avilán — 42% (Palka 28%, Farquhar/Smith 8%, Minaya 6%, González/Volstad 4%, Covey 2%, Beck 0%)
  25. Daniel Palka — 28% (Farquhar/Smith 8%, Minaya 6%, González/Volstad 4%, Covey 2%, Beck 0%)
  26. Kevan Smith — 23% (Covey 19%, González 16%, Volstad/Minaya 12%, Farquhar 10%, Beck 9%)
  27. Dylan Covey — 19% (González 16%, Volstad/Minaya 12%, Farquhar 10%, Beck 9%)
  28. Miguel González — 16% (Volstad/Minaya 12%, Farquhar 10%, Beck 9%)
  29. Jace Fry — 45% (Volstad 26%, Beck/Farquhar/Minaya 10%)
  30. Chris Volstad — 26% (Beck/Farquhar/Minaya 10%)
  31. José Rondón — 39% (Beck/Minaya 22%, Farquhar 17%)
  32. Juan Minaya — 39% (Beck 31%, Farquhar 30%)
  33. Chris Beck — 31% (Farquhar 30%)
  34. Danny Farquhar — 30%