White Sox 7, Rangers 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 6 1
Chi White Sox 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 X 7 5 0
WP: N. Cotts (1-0)
LP: J. Dominguez (0-2)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Chi White Sox
-J. Valentin homered to right, P. Konerko and C. Everett scored
Bot 3rd: Chi White Sox
-F. Thomas homered to left center
Top 5th: Texas
-A. Rodriguez doubled to deep right, M. Thames scored
Bot 6th: Chi White Sox
-J. Valentin safe at first on third baseman H. Blalock's fielding error, C. Everett scored, J. Valentin to third
Bot 8th: Chi White Sox
-C. Everett homered to right
-J. Valentin homered to right
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Young 2b 5 0 1 0 0 3 3 .310
M. Thames rf 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 .220
A. Rodriguez ss 4 0 1 1 0 2 1 .304
R. Palmeiro dh 3 0 1 0 1 2 1 .266
S. Spencer lf 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 .269
M. Teixeira 1b 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 .246
D. Sadler 3b 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .202
   H. Blalock 3b 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .315
E. Diaz c 3 0 0 0 0 0 5 .253
R. Nivar cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .213
 Totals 32 1 6 1 5 8 20  
 Batting
2B - A Rodriguez (25, N Cotts).
RBI - A Rodriguez (95).
2-out RBI - A Rodriguez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Palmeiro 1, E Diaz 2, M Young 2.
GIDP - M Teixeira.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
E - R Nivar (3, fly ball).
DP - 2 (A Rodriguez-M Teixeira, M Young-A Rodriguez-M Teixeira).
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Alomar 2b 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .269
C. Lee lf 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .278
   A. Rowand lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276
F. Thomas dh 4 1 1 1 0 0 3 .264
M. Ordonez rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .315
C. Everett lf 2 3 1 1 2 1 0 .285
   W. Harris cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .190
P. Konerko 1b 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 .224
J. Valentin ss 4 2 2 4 0 1 2 .242
J. Crede 3b 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .252
S. Alomar Jr. c 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 .255
 Totals 27 7 5 6 7 3 12  
 Batting
HR - J Valentin 2 (21, 2nd inning off J Dominguez 2 on, 0 Out, 8th inning off J Benoit 0 on, 2 Out), F Thomas (32, 3rd inning off J Dominguez 0 on, 1 Out), C Everett (24, 8th inning off J Benoit 0 on, 1 Out).
S - R Alomar.
RBI - J Valentin 4 (58), F Thomas (73), C Everett (73).
2-out RBI - J Valentin.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - F Thomas 1, S Alomar Jr 1.
GIDP - M Ordonez, J Crede.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - C Everett 2 (8, 2nd base off J Benoit/E Diaz, 2nd base off J Dominguez/E Diaz).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Valentin-R Alomar-P Konerko).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Dominguez (L, 0-2) 5.1 3 5 4 6 2 2 7.71
J. Benoit 2.2 2 2 2 1 1 2 5.76
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
N. Cotts (W, 1-0) 5.0 5 1 1 5 3 0 4.85
S. Sullivan 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3.48
K. Wunsch 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.57
S. Schoeneweis 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 9.35
WP - J Dominguez.
HBP - E Diaz (by S Sullivan).
Pitches-strikes - J Dominguez 87-49; J Benoit 46-27; N Cotts 94-53; S Sullivan 33-23; K Wunsch 14-9; S Schoeneweis 5-5.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Dominguez 10-4; J Benoit 2-5; N Cotts 4-8; S Sullivan 1-2; K Wunsch 2-0; S Schoeneweis 1-1.
Batters faced - J Dominguez 23; J Benoit 12; N Cotts 24; S Sullivan 7; K Wunsch 4; S Schoeneweis 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ed Montague. 1B--Brian Runge. 2B--Brian Gorman. 3B--Lance Barksdale.
Time: 2:34.
Attendance: 36,311.
Weather: 77 degrees, clear.
Wind: 14 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
TEXAS' ALEX RODRIGUEZ DOUBLED IN THE TOP OF THE FIFTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 13 GAMES.

Updated on Friday, Aug 22, 2003 11:09 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Texas
A. Rodriguez A. Rodriguez
1-4
1 RBI
 Chi White Sox
J. Valentin J. Valentin
2-4, 2 HR
4 RBI