Oakland 7, Chi White Sox 2
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(54-27)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi White Sox 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 6 1
Oakland 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 0 X 7 16 0
WP: B. Zito (5-8)
LP: M. Buehrle (10-2)
(41-41)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 4th: Chi White Sox
- F. Thomas homered to deep left
Top 5th: Chi White Sox
- J. Dye homered to deep left center
Bot 6th: Oakland
- E. Byrnes reached on fielder's choice, E. Chavez scored, B. Kielty to third on pitcher M. Buehrle's throwing error
- K. Ginter singled to pitcher, B. Kielty scored, E. Byrnes to third
- J. Kendall singled to right, E. Byrnes scored, K. Ginter to second
- M. Kotsay doubled to right, K. Ginter scored, J. Kendall to third
Bot 7th: Oakland
- N. Swisher singled to left, E. Chavez scored, E. Byrnes to second
- M. Ellis singled to center, E. Byrnes and N. Swisher scored
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
P. Ozuna ss 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .303
T. Iguchi 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .279
F. Thomas dh 4 1 1 1 0 1 3 .222
P. Konerko 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .243
C. Everett lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264
J. Dye rf 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 .267
A. Rowand cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .277
C. Widger c 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .270
J. Crede 3b 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .246
 Totals 31 2 6 2 1 5 8  
 Batting
2B - C Widger (6, B Zito); J Crede (12, B Zito).
HR - F Thomas (9, 4th inning off B Zito 0 on, 1 Out), J Dye (17, 5th inning off B Zito 0 on, 0 Out).
S - T Iguchi.
RBI - F Thomas (15), J Dye (38).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - F Thomas 1, P Konerko 1, P Ozuna 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - P Ozuna (6, 2nd base off B Zito/J Kendall).
CS - J Dye (2, 2nd base by B Zito).
 
 Fielding
E - M Buehrle (1, throw).
DP - 3 (P Konerko-P Ozuna-P Konerko, T Iguchi-P Konerko, T Iguchi-P Ozuna-P Konerko).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Kendall c 4 0 2 1 1 0 1 .268
M. Kotsay cf 5 0 4 1 0 0 1 .281
B. Crosby ss 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .325
E. Chavez 3b 5 2 3 0 0 0 1 .278
B. Kielty rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .281
E. Byrnes lf 3 2 2 0 1 0 0 .260
N. Swisher 1b 4 1 1 1 0 0 5 .233
K. Ginter dh 3 1 2 1 0 0 1 .179
    S. Hatteberg ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .280
M. Ellis 2b 4 0 1 2 0 1 3 .282
 Totals 38 7 16 6 2 3 19  
 Batting
2B - E Chavez (20, M Buehrle); M Kotsay (20, M Buehrle).
RBI - K Ginter (22), J Kendall (21), M Kotsay (42), N Swisher (34), M Ellis 2 (13).
2-out RBI - J Kendall, M Kotsay, M Ellis 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Chavez 1, B Crosby 3, N Swisher 1.
GIDP - M Kotsay, B Crosby.
Team LOB - 9.
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Buehrle (L, 10-2) 6.1 14 7 4 2 3 0 2.58
L. Vizcaino 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.70
K. Walker 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 8.31
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Zito (W, 5-8) 8.0 6 2 2 1 5 2 4.07
K. Calero 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.79
Pitches-strikes - M Buehrle 110-71; L Vizcaino 14-8; K Walker 6-6; B Zito 124-81; K Calero 12-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Buehrle 8-8; L Vizcaino 1-1; K Walker 2-1; B Zito 7-11; K Calero 2-1.
Batters faced - M Buehrle 34; L Vizcaino 3; K Walker 3; B Zito 30; K Calero 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Layne. 1B--Tony Randazzo. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Ed Montague.
Time: 2:20.
Attendance: 22,596.
Weather: 67 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 12 mph, left to right.

Updated on Monday, Jul 4, 2005 4:23 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi White Sox
F. Thomas F. Thomas
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Oakland
M. Kotsay M. Kotsay
4-5
1 RBI