Oakland 9, Chi White Sox 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(16-5)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi White Sox 1 0 0 2 0 4 0 0 0 7 14 4
Oakland 0 0 0 0 4 0 3 2 X 9 13 2
WP: J. Duchscherer (1-0) S: O. Dotel (5)
LP: D. Marte (2-1)
(10-11)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Chi White Sox
- P. Konerko singled to left, T. Iguchi scored, C. Everett to second
Top 4th: Chi White Sox
- J. Uribe singled to left, J. Dye scored, A. Rowand to second
- C. Widger singled to center, A. Rowand scored, J. Uribe to third
Bot 5th: Oakland
- M. Kotsay singled to right, K. Ginter scored, M. Scutaro to third, M. Kotsay to second advancing on throw
- E. Chavez singled to left, M. Scutaro and M. Kotsay scored, J. Kendall to third
- B. Kielty singled to center, J. Kendall scored, E. Chavez to second
Top 6th: Chi White Sox
- J. Uribe safe at first on left fielder E. Byrnes' fielding error, A. Rowand scored, J. Uribe to second
- S. Podsednik singled to left, J. Uribe scored, P. Ozuna to third, S. Podsednik to second advancing on throw
- T. Iguchi singled to right, P. Ozuna and S. Podsednik scored
Bot 7th: Oakland
- B. Kielty grounded out to second, J. Kendall scored, E. Chavez to third
- E. Chavez scored on balk
Bot 8th: Oakland
- E. Byrnes safe at first on shortstop W. Harris' fielding error, M. Scutaro scored, M. Kotsay to third
- J. Kendall singled to left, M. Kotsay scored, C. Thomas to second
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Podsednik lf 5 1 1 1 0 1 3 .298
T. Iguchi 2b 5 1 3 2 0 0 0 .304
C. Everett dh 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .270
P. Konerko 1b 3 0 1 1 2 1 2 .240
J. Dye rf 5 1 2 0 0 0 4 .181
A. Rowand cf 5 2 3 0 0 1 2 .260
J. Uribe ss 3 1 1 1 0 1 0 .286
    J. Crede ph-3b 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 .319
C. Widger c 5 0 1 1 0 2 3 .261
P. Ozuna 3b-ss 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 .250
    W. Harris ss 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .350
 Totals 39 7 14 6 4 8 17  
 Batting
2B - J Dye (1, R Harden).
RBI - P Konerko (16), J Uribe (12), C Widger (3), S Podsednik (7), T Iguchi 2 (7).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Rowand 1, S Podsednik 2, J Dye 1.
GIDP - J Dye, P Ozuna.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - A Rowand (3, 3rd base off K Yabu/J Kendall).
 
 Fielding
E - J Uribe (4, throw); P Ozuna (2, ground ball); J Dye (2, fly ball).
DP - 3 (P Ozuna-T Iguchi-P Konerko, J Uribe-T Iguchi-P Konerko, T Iguchi-J Uribe-P Konerko).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Kotsay cf 4 2 1 1 1 0 1 .302
E. Byrnes lf 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 .208
    E. Durazo ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .214
    C. Thomas pr-lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Kendall c 4 2 2 1 1 0 1 .247
E. Chavez 3b 5 1 2 3 0 0 2 .185
B. Kielty dh 4 0 2 2 1 0 2 .161
S. Hatteberg 1b 3 0 0 0 1 1 5 .299
K. Ginter 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .161
N. Swisher rf 4 0 2 0 0 2 1 .235
M. Scutaro ss 4 2 0 0 0 0 3 .288
 Totals 37 9 13 8 4 4 19  
 Batting
2B - E Chavez (3, M Buehrle).
RBI - M Kotsay (11), E Chavez 3 (8), B Kielty 2 (6), E Durazo (7), J Kendall (11).
2-out RBI - E Chavez 2, B Kielty.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Kielty 1, S Hatteberg 2.
GIDP - J Kendall, K Ginter, M Scutaro.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - E Byrnes (1, line drive); N Swisher (1, bobble).
Outfield assists - M Kotsay (T Iguchi at Home).
DP - 3 (K Ginter-M Scutaro-S Hatteberg, K Ginter-S Hatteberg, M Kotsay-J Kendall).
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Buehrle 6.0 11 7 7 3 2 0 3.89
D. Marte (L, 2-1; BS, 1) 1.1 0 2 1 1 2 0 2.00
L. Vizcaino 0.2 2 0 0 0 0 0 7.30
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Harden 5.1 9 6 5 2 4 0 2.10
R. Rincon 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 4.15
K. Yabu 1.2 3 0 0 1 1 0 0.96
J. Duchscherer (W, 1-0) 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0.73
O. Dotel (S, 5) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.08
WP - R Harden 2.
BALK - D Marte.
HBP - C Everett (by R Harden); P Ozuna (by K Yabu).
Pitches-strikes - M Buehrle 99-67; D Marte 26-16; L Vizcaino 14-8; R Harden 102-67; R Rincon 6-3; K Yabu 34-21; J Duchscherer 20-14; O Dotel 15-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Buehrle 12-4; D Marte 1-1; L Vizcaino 0-2; R Harden 8-4; R Rincon 0-0; K Yabu 1-2; J Duchscherer 2-0; O Dotel 0-1.
Batters faced - M Buehrle 31; D Marte 6; L Vizcaino 4; R Harden 27; R Rincon 1; K Yabu 9; J Duchscherer 5; O Dotel 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bruce Froemming. 1B--Hunter Wendelstedt. 2B--Mike Winters. 3B--Jerry Meals.
Time: 3:06.
Attendance: 20,412.
Weather: 64 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, swirling.

Updated on Wednesday, Apr 27, 2005 3:52 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi White Sox
T. Iguchi T. Iguchi
3-5
2 RBI
 Oakland
E. Chavez E. Chavez
2-5
3 RBI