Chi White Sox 7, Detroit 6
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi White Sox 0 0 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 7 10 1
Detroit 0 1 0 3 0 1 1 0 0 6 12 1
WP: J. Danks (8-4) S: B. Jenks (21)
LP: J. Verlander (8-10)
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Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Detroit
- G. Sheffield homered to deep left
Top 3rd: Chi White Sox
- A.J. Pierzynski singled to center, O. Cabrera scored
- C. Quentin homered to deep left, A.J. Pierzynski scored
- J. Dye homered to deep left
Bot 4th: Detroit
- M. Ordonez safe at first on second baseman A. Ramirez's throwing error, C. Guillen and P. Polanco scored, M. Ordonez to second
- G. Sheffield grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, M. Ordonez scored, M. Cabrera out at second
Top 5th: Chi White Sox
- J. Dye singled to right, A.J. Pierzynski scored, C. Quentin to third
- J. Thome doubled to deep left, C. Quentin scored, J. Dye to third
- N. Swisher hit sacrifice fly to deep center, J. Dye scored
Bot 6th: Detroit
- M. Ordonez homered to deep left
Bot 7th: Detroit
- E. Renteria scored, C. Granderson to third, P. Polanco to second on wild pitch
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
O. Cabrera ss 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 .267
A.J. Pierzynski c 5 2 2 1 0 0 0 .288
C. Quentin lf 4 2 2 2 1 1 0 .281
J. Dye rf 4 2 2 2 0 1 1 .314
J. Thome dh 4 0 1 1 0 2 0 .256
N. Swisher 1b 3 0 0 1 0 1 1 .231
A. Ramirez 2b 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .314
D. Wise cf 4 0 1 0 0 2 3 .306
J. Fields 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .143
    J. Uribe 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .229
 Totals 36 7 10 7 2 9 9  
 Batting
2B - O Cabrera (19, J Verlander); J Thome (22, B Seay).
HR - C Quentin (27, 3rd inning off J Verlander 1 on, 0 Out), J Dye (23, 3rd inning off J Verlander 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - N Swisher.
RBI - A Pierzynski (38), C Quentin 2 (78), J Dye 2 (63), J Thome (57), N Swisher (49).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Fields 2.
GIDP - D Wise.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - A Ramirez (9, throw).
DP - 2 (N Swisher-O Cabrera, A Ramirez-O Cabrera-N Swisher).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 5 0 2 0 0 1 2 .296
P. Polanco 2b 4 1 1 0 1 1 2 .310
C. Guillen 3b 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 .287
M. Ordonez rf 4 2 3 2 0 0 0 .324
M. Cabrera 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .292
G. Sheffield dh 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .222
M. Thames lf 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .261
E. Renteria ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .260
B. Inge c 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .220
 Totals 37 6 12 3 1 9 13  
 Batting
2B - C Guillen (25, J Danks); M Ordonez (22, O Dotel); C Granderson (16, B Jenks).
HR - G Sheffield (8, 2nd inning off J Danks 0 on, 2 Out), M Ordonez (14, 6th inning off J Danks 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - G Sheffield (26), M Ordonez 2 (60).
2-out RBI - G Sheffield.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Thames 1, C Guillen 2, P Polanco 1.
GIDP - C Granderson, G Sheffield.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - C Granderson (7, 2nd base off O Dotel/A Pierzynski).
 
 Fielding
E - C Guillen (13, ground ball).
DP - 1 (E Renteria-M Cabrera).
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Danks (W, 8-4) 6.0 8 5 4 0 5 2 3.18
D.J. Carrasco (H, 1) 0.2 1 1 1 0 0 0 2.31
B. Logan 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.21
O. Dotel (H, 14) 1.1 1 0 0 1 3 0 2.91
B. Jenks (S, 21) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.73
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Verlander (L, 8-10) 4.0 9 7 7 1 5 2 4.29
B. Seay 3.0 1 0 0 1 3 0 2.73
F. Dolsi 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.55
WP - O Dotel.
IBB - A Ramirez (by B Seay).
Pitches-strikes - J Danks 93-64; D Carrasco 9-6; B Logan 3-2; O Dotel 27-17; B Jenks 16-10; J Verlander 110-70; B Seay 44-27; F Dolsi 23-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Danks 10-3; D Carrasco 1-1; B Logan 0-0; O Dotel 0-1; B Jenks 0-2; J Verlander 3-4; B Seay 2-4; F Dolsi 5-0.
Batters faced - J Danks 24; D Carrasco 3; B Logan 1; O Dotel 6; B Jenks 4; J Verlander 22; B Seay 11; F Dolsi 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Joe West. 1B--Ed Rapuano. 2B--Todd Tichenor. 3B--C.B. Bucknor.
Time: 3:05.
Attendance: 45,280.
Weather: 81 degrees, clear.
Wind: 12 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY CHICAGO'S CARLOS QUENTIN AND JERMAINE DYE IN THE THIRD INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.
DETROIT'S PLACIDO POLANCO EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FOURTH INNING.

Updated on Saturday, Jul 26, 2008 11:04 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi White Sox
C. Quentin Carlos Quentin
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Detroit
M. Ordonez Magglio Ordonez
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI