Cleveland 7, Chi White Sox 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(18-8)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi White Sox 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 11 0
Cleveland 3 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 X 7 13 1
WP: C.C. Sabathia (1-0)
LP: M. Buehrle (3-2)
(14-13)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Cleveland
- T. Hafner homered to deep right center, J. Michaels and J. Peralta scored
Top 5th: Chi White Sox
- J. Crede singled to first, T. Iguchi scored, P. Konerko to third, R. Mackowiak to second
Bot 5th: Cleveland
- V. Martinez singled to center, J. Peralta scored, V. Martinez to second advancing on throw
- E. Perez singled to center, V. Martinez scored
Bot 6th: Cleveland
- J. Peralta singled to center, A. Boone scored, J. Michaels to second
- T. Hafner singled to right, J. Michaels scored, J. Peralta to second, J. Peralta to third advancing on throw
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
P. Ozuna lf 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .474
    R. Gload ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
T. Iguchi 2b 4 1 1 0 1 1 2 .309
P. Konerko 1b 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 .357
J. Dye rf 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .329
    R. Mackowiak ph-rf 4 0 2 0 0 0 3 .238
J. Crede 3b 5 0 3 1 0 0 1 .326
A. Cintron dh 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .277
J. Uribe ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .173
C. Widger c 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .211
    A.J. Pierzynski c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .346
B. Anderson cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .141
 Totals 38 1 11 1 4 3 19  
 Batting
2B - C Widger (1, J Davis).
RBI - J Crede (17).
2-out RBI - J Crede.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Mackowiak 1, A Cintron 3, J Uribe 2, C Widger 1, T Iguchi 1.
Team LOB - 14.
 Base Running
CS - P Ozuna (2, 2nd base by C Sabathia/V Martinez).
 
 Fielding
PB - C Widger.
DP - 2 (T Iguchi-J Uribe-P Konerko, J Uribe-T Iguchi-P Konerko).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 5 0 0 0 0 1 2 .298
J. Michaels lf 3 2 1 0 2 1 0 .247
J. Peralta ss 5 2 3 1 0 1 2 .248
T. Hafner dh 3 1 2 4 1 0 1 .347
V. Martinez c 4 1 2 1 0 1 3 .386
E. Perez 1b 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .333
R. Belliard 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .253
A. Boone 3b 3 1 1 0 1 0 2 .250
C. Blake rf 4 0 2 0 0 2 2 .348
 Totals 35 7 13 7 4 8 16  
 Batting
2B - C Blake (9, M Buehrle); J Peralta (5, M Buehrle); A Boone (7, M Buehrle).
HR - T Hafner (9, 1st inning off M Buehrle 2 on, 1 Out).
RBI - T Hafner 4 (24), V Martinez (21), E Perez (13), J Peralta (17).
2-out RBI - V Martinez, E Perez, J Peralta, T Hafner.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - V Martinez 1, R Belliard 1, A Boone 1, G Sizemore 1.
GIDP - J Peralta, E Perez.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - A Boone (4, ground ball).
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Buehrle (L, 3-2) 5.2 13 7 7 3 3 1 3.76
B. Logan 2.1 0 0 0 1 5 0 1.86
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C.C. Sabathia (W, 1-0) 5.0 5 1 1 4 2 0 4.91
J. Davis 2.0 4 0 0 0 1 0 4.11
D. Graves 2.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.26
Pitches-strikes - M Buehrle 108-68; B Logan 35-20; C Sabathia 89-60; J Davis 30-24; D Graves 22-15.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Buehrle 10-4; B Logan 0-2; C Sabathia 4-8; J Davis 3-2; D Graves 4-2.
Batters faced - M Buehrle 31; B Logan 8; C Sabathia 24; J Davis 10; D Graves 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Meals. 1B--Andy Fletcher. 2B--Mike Reilly. 3B--Jeff Kellogg.
Time: 2:38.
Attendance: 22,630.
Weather: 70 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 11 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
CHICAGO RIGHT FIELDER JERMAINE DYE LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE THIRD INNING DUE TO A SORE LEFT CALF.
CHICAGO CATCHER CHRIS WIDGER LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SIXTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT HEAD INJURY.

Updated on Wednesday, May 3, 2006 3:59 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi White Sox
J. Crede J. Crede
3-5
1 RBI
 Cleveland
T. Hafner T. Hafner
2-3, 1 HR
4 RBI