Chi White Sox 11, Kansas City 8
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 1 0 2 3 2 0 0 0 8 10 0
Chi White Sox 3 0 2 2 1 3 0 0 X 11 17 0
WP: N. Cotts (2-0) S: D. Hermanson (17)
LP: R. Jensen (3-2)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Chi White Sox
- P. Konerko homered to deep left, S. Podsednik and T. Iguchi scored
Top 2nd: Kansas City
- M. Teahen grounded out to second, E. Brown scored, T. Graffanino to third
Bot 3rd: Chi White Sox
- F. Thomas homered to deep center
- J. Dye singled to right, A. Rowand scored
Top 4th: Kansas City
- M. Teahen doubled to right, M. Stairs and T. Graffanino scored
Bot 4th: Chi White Sox
- F. Thomas hit sacrifice fly to shallow right, P. Ozuna scored
- P. Konerko doubled to deep right center, T. Iguchi scored
Top 5th: Kansas City
- A. Berroa scored, T. Long to third, E. Brown to second on balk
- M. Stairs doubled to deep left, T. Long and E. Brown scored
Bot 5th: Chi White Sox
- J. Dye homered to deep left
Top 6th: Kansas City
- J. Buck homered to deep right
- R. Gotay homered to deep right
Bot 6th: Chi White Sox
- A.J. Pierzynski singled to center, T. Iguchi and P. Konerko scored, J. Dye to third
- J. Crede singled to left, J. Dye scored, A.J. Pierzynski to second
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Berroa ss 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 .249
D. DeJesus cf 4 0 0 0 1 1 1 .286
T. Long lf 4 1 1 0 1 2 1 .284
E. Brown rf 3 2 1 0 2 0 1 .290
M. Stairs dh 3 1 1 2 1 0 2 .258
T. Graffanino 1b 3 1 2 0 1 0 1 .325
M. Teahen 3b 4 0 1 3 0 0 2 .248
J. Buck c 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .220
R. Gotay 2b 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .262
 Totals 34 8 10 7 6 4 11  
 Batting
2B - T Graffanino (5, B McCarthy); M Teahen (10, B McCarthy); M Stairs (9, B McCarthy); R Gotay (11, N Cotts).
HR - J Buck (6, 6th inning off L Vizcaino 0 on, 0 Out), R Gotay (5, 6th inning off L Vizcaino 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Teahen 3 (22), M Stairs 2 (23), J Buck (18), R Gotay (25).
2-out RBI - M Teahen 2, M Stairs 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Berroa 1, J Buck 2, M Teahen 1.
GIDP - T Long, E Brown, T Graffanino.
Team LOB - 5.
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Podsednik lf 5 1 1 0 0 1 3 .281
T. Iguchi 2b 5 3 3 0 0 0 0 .291
F. Thomas dh 4 1 1 2 0 1 4 .281
P. Konerko 1b 5 2 3 4 0 1 0 .253
A. Rowand cf 4 1 1 0 1 2 3 .281
J. Dye rf 4 2 2 2 1 0 1 .265
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 0 3 2 0 0 0 .256
J. Crede 3b 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .243
P. Ozuna ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 3 .327
 Totals 40 11 17 11 2 5 19  
 Batting
2B - A Rowand (16, J Lima); P Konerko (7, J Lima).
HR - P Konerko (18, 1st inning off J Lima 2 on, 1 Out), F Thomas (6, 3rd inning off J Lima 0 on, 1 Out), J Dye (14, 5th inning off R Jensen 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - F Thomas.
RBI - P Konerko 4 (52), F Thomas 2 (9), J Dye 2 (34), A Pierzynski 2 (27), J Crede (27).
2-out RBI - J Dye, P Konerko, A Pierzynski 2, J Crede.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Rowand 1, S Podsednik 1, J Crede 2, P Ozuna 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - S Podsednik (36, 3rd base off J Lima/J Buck), T Iguchi (9, 2nd base off J Lima/J Buck), P Ozuna (5, 2nd base off J Lima/J Buck), J Dye (5, 2nd base off J Lima/J Buck).
 
 Fielding
DP - 3 (T Iguchi-P Ozuna-P Konerko, P Ozuna-T Iguchi-P Konerko 2).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Lima 4.0 10 7 7 0 2 2 7.82
R. Jensen (L, 3-2) 1.1 4 3 3 0 1 1 8.66
L. Nunez 1.2 2 1 1 1 1 0 7.97
J. Gobble 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0.00
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. McCarthy 4.2 7 6 6 4 0 0 8.40
L. Vizcaino 0.2 2 2 2 1 0 2 5.57
N. Cotts (W, 2-0) 2.1 1 0 0 1 3 0 1.93
S. Takatsu (H, 2) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.40
D. Hermanson (S, 17) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.53
WP - L Vizcaino.
BALK - B McCarthy.
HBP - A Pierzynski (by J Lima).
Pitches-strikes - J Lima 95-64; R Jensen 32-23; L Nunez 27-19; J Gobble 18-11; B McCarthy 103-61; L Vizcaino 24-15; N Cotts 35-21; S Takatsu 3-3; D Hermanson 12-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Lima 5-5; R Jensen 0-3; L Nunez 3-1; J Gobble 1-1; B McCarthy 7-7; L Vizcaino 1-1; N Cotts 3-1; S Takatsu 1-0; D Hermanson 1-1.
Batters faced - J Lima 23; R Jensen 8; L Nunez 8; J Gobble 5; B McCarthy 23; L Vizcaino 5; N Cotts 8; S Takatsu 1; D Hermanson 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Meals. 1B--Mike Winters. 2B--Bruce Froemming. 3B--Hunter Wendelstedt.
Time: 3:16.
Attendance: 34,345.
Weather: 72 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, swirling.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY KANSAS CITY'S JOHN BUCK AND RUBEN GOTAY IN THE SIXTH INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Monday, Jun 20, 2005 11:54 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
R. Gotay R. Gotay
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Chi White Sox
P. Konerko P. Konerko
3-5, 1 HR
4 RBI