White Sox 15, Royals 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi White Sox 0 1 5 1 1 1 5 1 0 15 19 1
Kansas City 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 10 0
WP: J. Garland (8-7)
LP: R. Hernandez (5-4)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Kansas City
-R. Ibanez reached on an infield single, J. Randa scored, C. Beltran to third
-K. Harvey grounded out to second, C. Beltran scored, R. Ibanez to second
Top 2nd: Chi White Sox
-J. Valentin homered to right center
Bot 2nd: Kansas City
-M. DiFelice doubled to left center, M. Tucker scored
-A. Guiel singled to right center, M. DiFelice scored
Top 3rd: Chi White Sox
-C. Lee homered to left
-P. Konerko hit sacrifice fly to right, F. Thomas scored, M. Ordonez to third
-J. Valentin homered to right, C. Everett and M. Ordonez scored
Top 4th: Chi White Sox
-M. Ordonez homered to left center
Top 5th: Chi White Sox
-J. Valentin homered to left
Top 6th: Chi White Sox
-P. Konerko singled to right, M. Ordonez scored
Top 7th: Chi White Sox
-C. Lee singled to shallow right, M. Olivo scored
-P. Konerko homered to left center, C. Everett, M. Ordonez and C. Lee scored
Top 8th: Chi White Sox
-C. Lee doubled to left, T. Graffanino scored
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Alomar 2b 4 0 0 0 1 0 3 .299
   T. Graffanino 2b 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .274
C. Lee lf 6 2 3 3 0 0 2 .269
F. Thomas dh 4 1 0 0 0 0 2 .272
   B. Daubach dh 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .231
M. Ordonez rf 3 4 3 1 2 0 0 .327
   A. Rowand rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .270
C. Everett cf 4 2 2 0 1 0 3 .266
   W. Harris cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .191
P. Konerko 1b 5 1 2 6 0 0 2 .222
J. Valentin ss 4 3 3 5 2 1 0 .239
J. Crede 3b 6 0 2 0 0 1 4 .233
M. Olivo c 5 1 4 0 0 1 1 .234
 Totals 45 15 19 15 6 4 20  
 Batting
2B - M Ordonez (32, S Lowe); C Lee (23, J Grimsley).
HR - J Valentin 3 (17, 2nd inning off Ru Hernandez 0 on, 1 Out, 3rd inning off Ru Hernandez 2 on, 1 Out, 5th inning off J Affeldt 0 on, 0 Out), C Lee (20, 3rd inning off Ru Hernandez 0 on, 0 Out), M Ordonez (21, 4th inning off J Affeldt 0 on, 2 Out), P Konerko (9, 7th inning off S Lowe 3 on, 2 Out).
SF - P Konerko.
RBI - J Valentin 5 (46), C Lee 3 (70), P Konerko 6 (39), M Ordonez (70).
2-out RBI - M Ordonez, P Konerko 5.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Rowand 1, C Everett 1, C Lee 1, J Crede 1.
GIDP - R Alomar.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - M Olivo (3, 2nd base off S Lowe/M Difelice).
 
 Fielding
E - J Valentin (13, ground ball).
DP - 2 (M Olivo-J Crede, T Graffanino-J Valentin-P Konerko).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Guiel rf 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .287
   D. Brown ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .226
J. Randa 3b 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .253
C. Beltran cf 4 1 1 0 0 2 3 .293
R. Ibanez dh 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 .294
K. Harvey 1b 4 0 0 1 0 0 3 .256
D. Relaford 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .283
A. Berroa ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .291
M. Tucker lf 3 1 2 0 1 0 1 .268
M. DiFelice c 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .257
 Totals 36 4 10 4 1 2 13  
 Batting
2B - C Beltran (8, J Garland); M Difelice (11, J Garland).
RBI - R Ibanez (61), K Harvey (49), M Difelice (17), A Guiel (25).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Relaford 1, K Harvey 1.
GIDP - M Tucker.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - M Tucker (8, 2nd base off J Garland/M Olivo).
CS - A Guiel (4, 3rd base by J Garland/M Olivo).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (A Berroa-D Relaford-K Harvey).
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Garland (W, 8-7) 6.0 8 4 4 1 2 0 4.48
S. Schoeneweis 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.86
M. Ginter 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
B. Koch 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.40
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Hernandez (L, 5-4) 2.2 7 6 6 2 1 3 3.42
J. Affeldt 2.1 5 2 2 0 0 2 4.42
S. Lowe 1.2 5 6 6 4 1 1 6.25
G. Lloyd 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.28
J. Grimsley 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 4.47
M. MacDougal 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.14
WP - M MacDougal.
HBP - J Randa (by J Garland); F Thomas (by Ru Hernandez).
Pitches-strikes - J Garland 98-63; S Schoeneweis 16-12; M Ginter 13-6; B Koch 5-4; Ru Hernandez 73-41; J Affeldt 35-23; S Lowe 62-32; G Lloyd 3-2; J Grimsley 18-13; M MacDougal 9-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Garland 11-4; S Schoeneweis 1-2; M Ginter 3-0; B Koch 1-2; Ru Hernandez 2-5; J Affeldt 5-2; S Lowe 1-3; G Lloyd 0-1; J Grimsley 2-0; M MacDougal 2-1.
Batters faced - J Garland 27; S Schoeneweis 5; M Ginter 3; B Koch 3; Ru Hernandez 18; J Affeldt 11; S Lowe 14; G Lloyd 1; J Grimsley 5; M MacDougal 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ed Montague. 1B--Brian Gorman. 2B--Bruce Dreckman. 3B--Brian Runge.
Time: 3:10.
Attendance: 20,722.
Weather: 88 degrees, clear.
Wind: 1 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
THE SINGLE BY CHICAGO'S MAGGLIO ORDONEZ IN THE TOP OF THE FIRST INNING EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES.
THE HOME RUN BY CHICAGO'S JOSE VALENTIN IN THE FIFTH INNING WAS HIS THIRD OF THE GAME. HE ALSO HOMERED IN THE SECOND AND THIRD INNINGS.

Updated on Wednesday, Jul 30, 2003 11:24 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Chi White Sox
J. Valentin J. Valentin
3-4, 3 HR
5 RBI
 Kansas City
R. Ibanez R. Ibanez
2-4
1 RBI