Boston 6, Chi White Sox 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 6 11 1
Chi White Sox 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 5 8 1
WP: C. Leskanic (2-5) S: K. Foulke (22)
LP: D. Marte (4-5)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Boston
-M. Ramirez grounded into fielder's choice, J. Damon scored, O. Cabrera out at second, M. Ramirez to second on second baseman W. Harris' throwing error
-D. Ortiz doubled to deep right, M. Ramirez scored
-J. Varitek doubled to right, D. Ortiz scored
Top 2nd: Boston
-D. Mientkiewicz homered to deep right center
Bot 5th: Chi White Sox
-P. Konerko homered to deep left, W. Harris and A. Rowand scored
Bot 7th: Chi White Sox
-C. Lee homered to deep right, A. Rowand scored
Top 8th: Boston
-M. Ramirez homered to deep center
-D. Ortiz homered to deep right center
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 .306
O. Cabrera ss 5 0 2 0 0 1 2 .247
M. Ramirez lf 5 2 1 2 0 1 4 .319
D. Ortiz dh 3 2 2 2 1 1 0 .303
J. Varitek c 4 0 2 1 0 1 2 .303
K. Millar rf 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .302
    G. Kapler rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .280
B. Mueller 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .281
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .245
M. Bellhorn 2b 4 0 1 0 0 3 1 .257
 Totals 36 6 11 6 3 9 14  
 Batting
2B - D Ortiz (38, F Garcia); J Varitek (20, F Garcia); O Cabrera (7, F Garcia).
HR - D Mientkiewicz (6, 2nd inning off F Garcia 0 on, 0 Out), M Ramirez (33, 8th inning off F Garcia 0 on, 0 Out), D Ortiz (31, 8th inning off D Marte 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Ramirez 2 (98), D Ortiz 2 (107), J Varitek (63), D Mientkiewicz (30).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Mueller 1, M Ramirez 1, J Varitek 1.
GIDP - B Mueller.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - J Varitek (3, 2nd base by C Politte/B Davis).
 
 Fielding
E - M Bellhorn (13, ground ball).
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
W. Harris 2b 5 1 1 0 0 2 0 .267
A. Rowand cf 4 2 2 0 1 0 0 .317
C. Lee lf 5 1 2 2 0 1 3 .299
P. Konerko 1b 3 1 1 3 1 0 1 .278
C. Everett dh 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .248
    R. Alomar pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273
J. Valentin ss 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .226
B. Davis c 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .252
J. Borchard rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .160
    R. Gload ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .273
J. Crede 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .233
    T. Perez ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .244
    J. Uribe 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259
 Totals 36 5 8 5 3 6 15  
 Batting
2B - B Davis (6, M Timlin).
HR - P Konerko (31, 5th inning off D Lowe 2 on, 2 Out), C Lee (24, 7th inning off D Lowe 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - P Konerko 3 (85), C Lee 2 (81).
2-out RBI - P Konerko 3, C Lee 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Everett 1, P Konerko 1, T Perez 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - A Rowand (14, 2nd base off D Lowe/J Varitek).
 
 Fielding
E - W Harris (4, throw).
DP - 1 (W Harris-J Valentin-P Konerko).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Lowe 6.2 7 5 5 2 3 2 5.32
C. Leskanic (W, 2-5) 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 6.75
M. Myers 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.26
M. Timlin 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.35
K. Foulke (S, 22) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.91
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
F. Garcia 7.0 7 5 5 3 7 2 3.84
D. Marte (L, 4-5) 0.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 3.28
C. Politte 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.37
N. Cotts 0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 5.20
S. Takatsu 0.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.23
Pitches-strikes - D Lowe 106-72; C Leskanic 7-3; M Myers 8-6; M Timlin 18-12; K Foulke 15-12; F Garcia 118-68; D Marte 4-4; C Politte 7-3; N Cotts 9-5; S Takatsu 10-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Lowe 11-6; C Leskanic 1-0; M Myers 0-0; M Timlin 0-2; K Foulke 1-0; F Garcia 8-6; D Marte 0-0; C Politte 1-1; N Cotts 0-1; S Takatsu 0-0.
Batters faced - D Lowe 30; C Leskanic 2; M Myers 1; M Timlin 3; K Foulke 3; F Garcia 30; D Marte 2; C Politte 2; N Cotts 3; S Takatsu 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Charlie Reliford. 1B--Jeff Kellogg. 2B--Dan Iassogna. 3B--Doug Eddings.
Ejections: CHI WHITE SOX's Harris by Reliford (9th).
Time: 3:05.
Attendance: 34,355.
Weather: 80 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 20 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY MANNY RAMIREZ AND DAVID ORTIZ IN THE EIGHTH INNING WERE BACK-TO-BACK.
CHICAGO'S WILLIE HARRIS WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE CHARLIE RELIFORD IN THE NINTH INNING FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 22, 2004 11:21 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Boston
D. Ortiz D. Ortiz
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Chi White Sox
C. Lee C. Lee
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI