Minnesota 10, Chi White Sox 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(60-47)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi White Sox 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 6 8 2
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 3 X 10 12 0
WP: J. Crain (4-2)
LP: M. Thornton (4-3)
(60-48)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Chi White Sox
- J. Thome homered to deep left center, J. Dye scored
Top 5th: Chi White Sox
- A.J. Pierzynski singled to center, O. Cabrera and D. Wise scored, A.J. Pierzynski out at second
Bot 5th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau homered to deep right, J. Mauer and D. Span scored
Bot 7th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer singled to center, D. Span scored
- J. Kubel homered to deep right, J. Morneau and D. Young scored
Top 8th: Chi White Sox
- J. Dye homered to deep left, C. Quentin scored
Bot 8th: Minnesota
- N. Punto doubled to deep center, C. Gomez scored, D. Span to third
- J. Mauer grounded out to first, D. Span scored, N. Punto to third
- D. Young singled to center, N. Punto scored, J. Morneau to second
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
O. Cabrera ss 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 .267
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 0 1 2 0 0 2 .291
C. Quentin lf 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .282
J. Dye rf 3 2 1 2 1 1 2 .311
J. Thome dh 4 1 1 2 0 1 2 .256
A. Ramirez 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .309
N. Swisher 1b 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 .228
J. Fields 3b 3 0 0 0 0 3 1 .200
    J. Uribe 3b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .228
D. Wise cf 3 1 1 0 1 2 1 .296
 Totals 34 6 8 6 3 12 8  
 Batting
2B - C Quentin (20, M Guerrier).
HR - J Thome (20, 2nd inning off S Baker 1 on, 0 Out), J Dye (25, 8th inning off M Guerrier 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Thome 2 (61), A Pierzynski 2 (41), J Dye 2 (67).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Thome 1, D Wise 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - N Swisher (3, 2nd base off S Baker/J Mauer), O Cabrera (17, 2nd base off S Baker/J Mauer), D Wise (6, 2nd base off J Crain/J Mauer).
 
 Fielding
E - J Uribe (4, throw); A Pierzynski (7, throw).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Span rf 3 3 0 0 1 1 1 .311
N. Punto 2b 5 1 2 1 0 0 2 .292
J. Mauer c 4 1 3 2 1 0 0 .320
J. Morneau 1b 4 2 1 3 1 1 4 .320
D. Young lf 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .293
J. Kubel dh 5 1 1 3 0 1 3 .265
B. Harris 3b 3 0 2 0 2 0 0 .258
A. Everett ss 5 0 0 0 0 0 6 .177
C. Gomez cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .256
 Totals 37 10 12 10 5 4 19  
 Batting
2B - B Harris 2 (19, J Danks 2); D Young (20, J Danks); N Punto (9, B Logan).
HR - J Morneau (18, 5th inning off J Danks 2 on, 2 Out), J Kubel (14, 7th inning off O Dotel 2 on, 2 Out).
S - D Span.
RBI - J Morneau 3 (86), J Mauer 2 (50), J Kubel 3 (54), N Punto (19), D Young (43).
2-out RBI - J Morneau 3, J Kubel 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Everett 3, J Kubel 1, D Young 1, C Gomez 1.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - C Gomez (A Pierzynski at 2nd base).
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Danks 6.0 8 4 4 2 4 1 3.31
M. Thornton (L, 4-3; BS, 4) 0.2 1 1 1 0 0 0 2.53
O. Dotel 0.0 1 2 2 1 0 1 3.23
E. Wassermann 0.1 0 1 0 0 0 0 11.00
B. Logan 1.0 2 2 1 2 0 0 4.34
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Baker 6.0 5 4 4 3 8 1 3.53
J. Crain (W, 4-2) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.35
M. Guerrier (H, 14) 1.0 2 2 2 0 1 1 3.49
J. Nathan 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.21
WP - M Thornton, M Guerrier.
IBB - J Morneau (by B Logan).
HBP - D Young (by O Dotel).
Pitches-strikes - J Danks 102-67; M Thornton 14-8; O Dotel 14-5; E Wassermann 9-7; B Logan 37-20; S Baker 102-69; J Crain 13-9; M Guerrier 18-12; J Nathan 11-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Danks 7-7; M Thornton 1-1; O Dotel 0-0; E Wassermann 0-1; B Logan 3-1; S Baker 2-7; J Crain 2-0; M Guerrier 2-0; J Nathan 1-0.
Batters faced - J Danks 28; M Thornton 3; O Dotel 3; E Wassermann 2; B Logan 8; S Baker 25; J Crain 4; M Guerrier 5; J Nathan 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bill Welke. 1B--Kerwin Danley. 2B--Tim Welke. 3B--Marty Foster.
Ejections: MINNESOTA's Gardenhire by Foster (7th).
Time: 3:23.
Attendance: 31,493.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Friday, Aug 1, 2008 12:12 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi White Sox
J. Thome Jim Thome
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Minnesota
J. Mauer Joe Mauer
3-4
2 RBI