Chi White Sox 9, Kansas City 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(43-54)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 5 6 0
Chi White Sox 6 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 X 9 12 2
WP: M. Buehrle (7-8)
LP: Z. Greinke (7-6)
(55-40)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Kansas City
- M. Grudzielanek singled to right, M. Teahen scored, B. Butler out at third
Bot 1st: Chi White Sox
- J. Dye singled to left, O. Cabrera and A.J. Pierzynski scored, C. Quentin to second
- J. Thome singled to center, C. Quentin scored, J. Dye to third
- P. Konerko singled to left, J. Dye scored, J. Thome to second
- J. Crede singled to left, J. Thome scored, P. Konerko to third, N. Swisher to second
- A. Ramirez hit sacrifice fly to left, P. Konerko scored
Bot 2nd: Chi White Sox
- C. Quentin homered to deep left
Top 6th: Kansas City
- B. Butler homered to deep left, D. DeJesus and M. Teahen scored
Bot 6th: Chi White Sox
- N. Swisher walked, J. Dye scored, J. Thome to third, P. Konerko to second
- J. Crede hit sacrifice fly to deep center, J. Thome scored
Top 8th: Kansas City
- B. Butler singled to left, M. Aviles scored
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 .305
M. Aviles ss-2b 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .310
M. Teahen rf 4 2 1 0 0 0 2 .252
B. Butler dh 4 1 2 4 0 0 1 .253
M. Grudzielanek 2b 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .308
    T. Pena Jr. ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .155
A. Gordon 3b 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .251
R. Gload 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .272
J. Buck c 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .247
E. German lf 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .209
 Totals 34 5 6 5 3 5 9  
 Batting
2B - M Aviles (12, N Masset).
HR - B Butler (3, 6th inning off M Buehrle 2 on, 1 Out).
RBI - M Grudzielanek (21), B Butler 4 (23).
2-out RBI - M Grudzielanek.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Gload 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Gload-M Aviles-R Gload).
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
O. Cabrera ss 5 1 1 0 0 0 3 .269
A.J. Pierzynski c 5 1 1 0 0 3 3 .286
C. Quentin lf 4 2 2 1 0 1 0 .279
J. Dye rf 4 2 3 2 1 0 0 .311
J. Thome dh 3 2 1 1 2 0 1 .253
P. Konerko 1b 3 1 1 1 1 0 3 .219
    B. Anderson cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .229
N. Swisher cf-1b 3 0 1 1 1 2 4 .237
J. Crede 3b 3 0 2 2 0 0 5 .258
A. Ramirez 2b 3 0 0 1 0 1 5 .308
 Totals 33 9 12 9 5 7 24  
 Batting
2B - J Crede (16, Z Greinke).
HR - C Quentin (23, 2nd inning off Z Greinke 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - J Crede , A Ramirez.
RBI - J Dye 2 (58), J Thome (52), P Konerko (35), J Crede 2 (51), A Ramirez (30), C Quentin (71), N Swisher (42).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Pierzynski 2, J Crede 2, A Ramirez 1.
GIDP - J Thome.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - A Ramirez (6, ground ball); J Crede (18, ground ball).
Outfield assists - J Dye (B Butler at 3rd base).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
Z. Greinke (L, 7-6) 3.0 11 7 7 3 2 1 3.90
J. Peralta 2.1 1 1 1 0 2 0 5.52
J. Gobble 0.0 0 1 1 2 0 0 7.99
R. Tejeda 2.2 0 0 0 0 3 0 4.76
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Buehrle (W, 7-8) 7.0 4 4 3 2 3 1 3.69
N. Masset 0.2 2 1 1 0 0 0 3.48
M. Thornton 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.31
O. Dotel 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.91
WP - Z Greinke.
HBP - C Quentin (by Z Greinke); P Konerko (by J Gobble).
Pitches-strikes - Z Greinke 87-58; J Peralta 28-19; J Gobble 13-4; R Tejeda 35-23; M Buehrle 98-65; N Masset 10-7; M Thornton 10-6; O Dotel 17-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - Z Greinke 4-3; J Peralta 0-5; J Gobble 0-0; R Tejeda 0-5; M Buehrle 10-7; N Masset 0-2; M Thornton 1-0; O Dotel 1-0.
Batters faced - Z Greinke 23; J Peralta 8; J Gobble 3; R Tejeda 8; M Buehrle 28; N Masset 4; M Thornton 2; O Dotel 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Alfonso Marquez. 1B--Andy Fletcher. 2B--Mike Reilly. 3B--Bob Davidson.
Time: 2:59.
Attendance: 36,291.
Weather: 78 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, in from center.

Updated on Saturday, Jul 19, 2008 5:35 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
B. Butler Billy Butler
2-4, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Chi White Sox
J. Dye Jermaine Dye
3-4
2 RBI