Detroit 6, Chi White Sox 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(59-44)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi White Sox 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 4 6 0
Detroit 1 0 3 0 0 2 0 0 X 6 12 0
WP: Z. Miner (5-3)
LP: J. Vazquez (7-9)
(53-51)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Chi White Sox
- A.J. Pierzynski homered to deep right
Bot 1st: Detroit
- M. Ordonez singled to right, P. Polanco scored
Bot 3rd: Detroit
- C. Granderson homered to deep right
- M. Cabrera singled to right, C. Guillen and P. Polanco scored
Top 4th: Chi White Sox
- J. Dye homered to deep left
Bot 6th: Detroit
- M. Thames homered to deep left
- E. Renteria doubled to deep center, I. Rodriguez scored
Top 8th: Chi White Sox
- J. Thome singled to left, J. Uribe and C. Quentin scored, J. Dye to second
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
O. Cabrera ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .264
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .288
C. Quentin lf 3 1 0 0 1 1 0 .279
J. Dye rf 3 1 2 1 1 0 0 .315
J. Thome dh 4 0 1 2 0 0 1 .256
    D. Wise pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .306
P. Konerko 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .216
N. Swisher cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .228
A. Ramirez 2b 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 .309
J. Uribe 3b 3 1 1 0 1 2 0 .231
 Totals 33 4 6 4 3 8 7  
 Batting
2B - J Dye (24, Z Miner); J Uribe (12, Z Miner).
HR - A Pierzynski (8, 1st inning off Z Miner 0 on, 1 Out), J Dye (24, 4th inning off Z Miner 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - A Pierzynski (39), J Dye (64), J Thome 2 (59).
2-out RBI - J Thome 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Thome 1, P Konerko 1, A Pierzynski 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (J Vazquez-O Cabrera-P Konerko, J Uribe-A Ramirez-P Konerko).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .295
P. Polanco 2b 3 2 1 0 1 0 3 .310
C. Guillen 3b 3 1 0 0 1 1 2 .285
M. Ordonez rf 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 .324
M. Cabrera 1b 4 0 2 2 0 0 1 .294
G. Sheffield dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .218
M. Thames lf 3 1 1 1 0 1 1 .262
    M. Joyce lf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .275
I. Rodriguez c 4 1 4 0 0 0 0 .298
E. Renteria ss 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 .263
 Totals 34 6 12 6 2 4 13  
 Batting
2B - P Polanco (22, J Vazquez); I Rodriguez (16, J Vazquez); E Renteria (8, J Vazquez).
HR - C Granderson (11, 3rd inning off J Vazquez 0 on, 0 Out), M Thames (20, 6th inning off J Vazquez 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Ordonez (61), C Granderson (35), M Cabrera 2 (74), M Thames (43), E Renteria (35).
2-out RBI - M Ordonez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Renteria 1, C Guillen 1.
GIDP - P Polanco, E Renteria.
Team LOB - 6.
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Vazquez (L, 7-9) 7.0 11 6 6 2 3 2 4.73
M. Thornton 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.43
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
Z. Miner (W, 5-3) 6.0 5 2 2 0 5 2 3.65
J. Zumaya 1.1 0 1 1 1 0 0 2.04
F. Rodney 1.2 1 1 1 2 3 0 5.17
Pitches-strikes - J Vazquez 106-73; M Thornton 14-9; Z Miner 92-61; J Zumaya 13-9; F Rodney 42-24.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Vazquez 10-8; M Thornton 2-0; Z Miner 6-7; J Zumaya 1-3; F Rodney 1-1.
Batters faced - J Vazquez 33; M Thornton 3; Z Miner 23; J Zumaya 5; F Rodney 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ed Rapuano. 1B--Todd Tichenor. 2B--C.B. Bucknor. 3B--Joe West.
Time: 2:46.
Attendance: 41,790.
Weather: 84 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 8 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
DETROIT'S PLACIDO POLANCO EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 12 GAMES WITH A DOUBLE IN THE FIRST INNING.
DETROIT PITCHER JOEL ZUMAYA LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE EIGHTH INNING WITH AN UNDISCLOSED INJURY.
DETROIT PITCHER JOEL ZUMAYA LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE EIGHTH INNING DUE TO RIGHT TRICEPS TIGHTNESS.

Updated on Sunday, Jul 27, 2008 10:06 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi White Sox
J. Dye Jermaine Dye
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Detroit
I. Rodriguez Ivan Rodriguez
4-4