Chi White Sox 7, Cleveland 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(67-73)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 3 6 11 2
Chi White Sox 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 1 2 7 14 1
WP: M. Thornton (1-0)
LP: T. Mastny (0-1)
(81-60)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Cleveland
- R. Garko singled to left, G. Sizemore scored, V. Martinez to second
Bot 4th: Chi White Sox
- A.J. Pierzynski singled to left, J. Dye scored, J. Thome to third, P. Konerko to second
Top 5th: Cleveland
- V. Martinez grounded out to first, G. Sizemore scored, J. Michaels to second
Bot 5th: Chi White Sox
- J. Uribe homered to deep left
- P. Konerko singled to left, A. Cintron scored, J. Thome to second
Bot 6th: Chi White Sox
- S. Podsednik singled to center, J. Uribe scored
Top 7th: Cleveland
- V. Martinez singled to center, A. Marte scored, J. Michaels to third
Bot 8th: Chi White Sox
- A. Cintron singled to left, J. Uribe scored, S. Podsednik to second
Top 9th: Cleveland
- A. Marte doubled to deep right center, C. Blake scored
- G. Sizemore doubled to left, A. Marte scored
- J. Michaels doubled to right, G. Sizemore scored
Bot 9th: Chi White Sox
- A.J. Pierzynski homered to deep right center, T. Iguchi scored
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 4 3 3 1 1 0 1 .297
J. Michaels lf 3 0 1 1 2 1 2 .272
V. Martinez dh-c 3 0 1 2 2 0 0 .311
R. Garko 1b 4 0 1 1 1 2 4 .324
    T. Mastny p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
S. Choo rf 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .286
H. Luna ss 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .253
J. Inglett 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .274
K. Shoppach c 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .264
    C. Blake ph-1b 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .289
A. Marte 3b 4 2 2 1 0 2 1 .236
 Totals 35 6 11 6 6 11 14  
 Batting
2B - A Marte 2 (11, F Garcia, B Jenks); C Blake (17, B Jenks); G Sizemore (50, B Jenks); J Michaels (30, B Jenks).
3B - G Sizemore (10, F Garcia).
RBI - R Garko (24), V Martinez 2 (81), A Marte (15), G Sizemore (66), J Michaels (53).
2-out RBI - V Martinez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Choo 2, R Garko 2.
GIDP - S Choo, H Luna, R Garko.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - G Sizemore 2 (21, 2nd base off F Garcia/A Pierzynski, 3rd base off F Garcia/A Pierzynski).
 
 Fielding
E - P Byrd (5, throw); A Marte (4, ground ball).
DP - 1 (A Marte-R Garko).
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Podsednik lf 5 0 1 1 0 0 1 .257
    B. Anderson cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231
A. Cintron 2b 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 .282
J. Dye rf 5 1 1 0 0 1 4 .325
J. Thome dh 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 .296
P. Konerko 1b 5 0 4 1 0 0 0 .310
    T. Iguchi pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .284
A.J. Pierzynski c 5 1 2 3 0 0 4 .293
R. Mackowiak 3b 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .294
    P. Ozuna ph-3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .329
R. Sweeney cf-lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .143
J. Uribe ss 4 3 3 1 0 0 1 .238
 Totals 38 7 14 7 3 2 21  
 Batting
HR - J Uribe (17, 5th inning off P Byrd 0 on, 0 Out), A Pierzynski (14, 9th inning off T Mastny 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Pierzynski 3 (57), J Uribe (61), P Konerko (98), S Podsednik (44), A Cintron (37).
2-out RBI - P Konerko, S Podsednik.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Podsednik 1, J Dye 2, J Thome 1, A Pierzynski 1, R Sweeney 2.
GIDP - P Ozuna.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - J Uribe (1, 2nd base off P Byrd/K Shoppach), S Podsednik 2 (38, 2nd base off R Perez/K Shoppach, 3rd base off R Perez/K Shoppach), A Cintron (9, 2nd base off B Sikorski/K Shoppach).
 
 Fielding
E - F Garcia (2, throw).
DP - 3 (J Uribe-P Konerko, F Garcia-J Uribe-P Konerko, A Cintron-J Uribe-P Konerko).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Byrd 5.2 9 4 4 2 1 1 4.83
R. Perez 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.15
B. Sikorski 0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.97
J. Lara 1.1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
A. Brown 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.70
T. Mastny (L, 0-1; BS, 1) 0.0 2 2 2 0 0 1 2.70
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
F. Garcia 6.1 6 3 2 4 8 0 5.02
B. Logan (H, 2) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.14
M. MacDougal (H, 8) 1.1 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.08
B. Jenks (BS, 4) 0.0 4 3 3 0 0 0 3.78
M. Thornton (W, 1-0) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.31
HBP - J Thome (by B Sikorski).
Pitches-strikes - P Byrd 92-65; R Perez 6-2; B Sikorski 11-5; J Lara 17-11; A Brown 11-6; T Mastny 8-6; F Garcia 94-62; B Logan 4-2; M MacDougal 21-15; B Jenks 7-5; M Thornton 15-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Byrd 10-6; R Perez 0-0; B Sikorski 0-0; J Lara 2-2; A Brown 1-1; T Mastny 0-0; F Garcia 6-5; B Logan 1-0; M MacDougal 1-1; B Jenks 0-0; M Thornton 2-0.
Batters faced - P Byrd 28; R Perez 1; B Sikorski 3; J Lara 5; A Brown 3; T Mastny 2; F Garcia 27; B Logan 1; M MacDougal 6; B Jenks 4; M Thornton 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chris Guccione. 1B--Hunter Wendelstedt. 2B--Sam Holbrook. 3B--Randy Marsh.
Time: 3:17.
Attendance: 37,188.
Weather: 78 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, right to left.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 9, 2006 12:16 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cleveland
G. Sizemore G. Sizemore
3-4
1 RBI
 Chi White Sox
A.J. Pierzynski A.J. Pierzynski
2-5, 1 HR
3 RBI