Chi Cubs 7, Chi White Sox 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(18-25)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 4 1 7 10 0
Chi White Sox 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 4 5 2
WP: C. Zambrano (3-2) S: R. Dempster (8)
LP: N. Cotts (0-2)
(28-15)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left
Bot 2nd: Chi White Sox
- P. Konerko homered to deep right
Top 4th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left
Bot 4th: Chi White Sox
- A.J. Pierzynski homered to deep center
Bot 6th: Chi White Sox
- P. Konerko homered to deep left
Bot 7th: Chi White Sox
- R. Mackowiak doubled to left, A.J. Pierzynski scored
Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- T. Walker grounded into fielder's choice, J. Pierre scored, R. Cedeno out at second
- M. Barrett tripled to deep center, T. Walker scored
- J. Jones homered to deep left, M. Barrett scored
Top 9th: Chi Cubs
- R. Cedeno singled to right, M. Murton scored, J. Hairston Jr. to second
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Pierre cf 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 .235
R. Cedeno ss 5 0 2 1 0 2 1 .292
T. Walker dh 5 1 1 1 0 0 4 .292
M. Barrett c 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 .284
J. Jones rf 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 .273
A. Ramirez 3b 4 2 2 2 0 0 0 .231
J. Mabry 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .193
M. Murton lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .265
J. Hairston Jr. 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233
 Totals 38 7 10 7 0 4 9  
 Batting
3B - M Barrett (2, N Cotts).
HR - A Ramirez 2 (8, 2nd inning off J Contreras 0 on, 1 Out, 4th inning off J Contreras 0 on, 2 Out), J Jones (7, 8th inning off N Cotts 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - A Ramirez 2 (20), T Walker (21), M Barrett (20), J Jones 2 (19), R Cedeno (12).
2-out RBI - A Ramirez, M Barrett, J Jones 2, R Cedeno.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Walker 2.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - J Pierre (14, 2nd base off J Contreras/A Pierzynski).
CS - T Walker (1, 2nd base by J Contreras/A Pierzynski).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Cedeno-J Mabry).
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Podsednik lf 3 0 0 0 1 2 2 .284
T. Iguchi 2b 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .308
J. Thome dh 3 0 0 0 1 2 2 .288
P. Konerko 1b 4 2 2 2 0 0 1 .317
J. Dye rf 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .297
A.J. Pierzynski c 3 2 2 1 1 1 0 .344
J. Crede 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .291
R. Mackowiak cf 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 .244
J. Uribe ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .195
 Totals 30 4 5 4 4 11 10  
 Batting
2B - R Mackowiak (5, C Zambrano).
HR - P Konerko 2 (11, 2nd inning off C Zambrano 0 on, 0 Out, 6th inning off C Zambrano 0 on, 2 Out), A Pierzynski (2, 4th inning off C Zambrano 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - P Konerko 2 (35), A Pierzynski (12), R Mackowiak (5).
2-out RBI - A Pierzynski, P Konerko.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Podsednik 1, J Thome 1.
GIDP - J Crede.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
CS - S Podsednik (6, 2nd base by C Zambrano/M Barrett).
 
 Fielding
E - P Konerko (3, ground ball); J Crede (5, ground ball).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Zambrano (W, 3-2) 7.0 4 4 4 3 9 3 3.53
S. Eyre (H, 4) 0.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.69
B. Howry (H, 5) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.18
R. Dempster (S, 8) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.57
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Contreras 7.1 6 4 4 0 4 2 1.90
N. Cotts (L, 0-2; BS, 1) 0.1 2 2 2 0 0 1 3.44
C. Politte 1.1 2 1 1 0 0 0 5.74
HBP - T Iguchi (by C Zambrano); J Hairston Jr (by C Politte).
Pitches-strikes - C Zambrano 113-63; S Eyre 13-9; B Howry 8-5; R Dempster 12-7; J Contreras 98-73; N Cotts 11-9; C Politte 21-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Zambrano 6-5; S Eyre 0-0; B Howry 0-1; R Dempster 3-0; J Contreras 10-7; N Cotts 1-0; C Politte 1-3.
Batters faced - C Zambrano 28; S Eyre 2; B Howry 2; R Dempster 3; J Contreras 29; N Cotts 3; C Politte 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Paul Nauert. 1B--Charlie Reliford. 2B--Larry Vanover. 3B--Greg Gibson.
Time: 2:40.
Attendance: 38,645.
Weather: 53 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 14 mph, left to right.

Updated on Sunday, May 21, 2006 4:49 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
A. Ramirez A. Ramirez
2-4, 2 HR
2 RBI
 Chi White Sox
P. Konerko P. Konerko
2-4, 2 HR
2 RBI