Class of 2023
Jack McDowell

A dominant force on the pitcher’s mound, Jack McDowell etched his name in Chicago White Sox history as one of the franchise’s most talented and accomplished pitchers. Known as “Black Jack,” McDowell’s fierce competitiveness and devastating pitches made him a formidable opponent.

During his time with the White Sox, McDowell showcased his skills with remarkable consistency, earning him numerous accolades, including the prestigious Cy Young Award in 1993. His impressive performances on the field and his leadership in the clubhouse made him a respected figure among teammates and fans alike.

Inducted into The Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame, Jack McDowell’s impact on baseball and his contributions to the Chicago White Sox are celebrated. His memorable performances and remarkable achievements continue to inspire young pitchers and baseball enthusiasts, leaving an enduring legacy in the Windy City’s rich sports history.

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