Kansas City 14, Chi White Sox 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi White Sox 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 3 7 1
Kansas City 0 5 1 0 4 2 0 2 X 14 19 1
WP: Z. Greinke (9-7)
LP: C. Richard (0-2)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Kansas City
- M. Olivo doubled to deep left center, A. Gordon and B. Butler scored
- R. Gload grounded into fielder's choice, M. Olivo scored on pitcher C. Richard's throwing error
- M. Aviles homered to deep left, M. Maier scored
Bot 3rd: Kansas City
- J. Guillen homered to deep center
Bot 5th: Kansas City
- M. Olivo hit by pitch, J. Guillen scored, B. Butler to third, A. Gordon to second
- R. Gload doubled to deep center, A. Gordon and B. Butler scored, J. Buck to third
- M. Aviles singled to right, J. Buck scored, R. Gload to third
Bot 6th: Kansas City
- B. Butler doubled to deep center, J. Guillen and M. Teahen scored
Top 7th: Chi White Sox
- D. Wise tripled to deep right, B. Anderson scored
- T. Hall singled to center, D. Wise scored
Top 8th: Chi White Sox
- A.J. Pierzynski homered to deep center
Bot 8th: Kansas City
- J. Buck doubled to deep center, A. Gordon scored
- M. Maier singled to shortstop, J. Buck scored
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
O. Cabrera ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .267
    J. Fields ph-3b 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .182
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .292
C. Quentin lf 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .280
    B. Anderson cf 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .238
J. Dye rf 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .306
    D. Wise lf 2 1 1 1 0 1 0 .305
K. Griffey Jr. dh 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .429
    T. Hall ph-dh 2 0 1 1 0 1 0 .287
P. Konerko 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .212
N. Swisher cf-rf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .230
A. Ramirez 2b-ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .308
J. Uribe 3b-2b 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .225
 Totals 33 3 7 3 0 11 12  
 Batting
3B - D Wise (2, Z Greinke).
HR - A Pierzynski (9, 8th inning off R Tejeda 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - D Wise (6), T Hall (5), A Pierzynski (43).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Uribe 1, K Griffey Jr 1.
GIDP - P Konerko.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - C Richard (1, throw).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Aviles ss 4 1 4 3 0 0 0 .340
    T. Pena Jr. ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .148
E. German 2b 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .244
M. Teahen rf 5 1 1 0 0 2 1 .243
J. Guillen dh 4 3 2 1 1 0 1 .261
B. Butler 1b 5 2 3 2 0 0 0 .271
A. Gordon 3b 4 3 2 0 1 0 1 .252
M. Olivo c 2 1 1 3 0 0 0 .261
    J. Buck pr-c 2 2 1 1 0 0 1 .247
R. Gload lf 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 .275
M. Maier cf 5 1 3 1 0 1 4 .308
 Totals 42 14 19 13 3 4 14  
 Batting
2B - M Olivo (17, C Richard); R Gload (13, B Logan); B Butler (15, B Logan); A Gordon (26, E Wassermann); J Buck (18, E Wassermann).
HR - M Aviles (7, 2nd inning off C Richard 1 on, 2 Out), J Guillen (16, 3rd inning off C Richard 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - M Olivo 3 (33), M Aviles 3 (31), J Guillen (73), R Gload 2 (28), B Butler 2 (38), J Buck (38), M Maier (3).
2-out RBI - M Aviles 3, M Maier.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E German 2, M Maier 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - M Olivo (3, 3rd base off C Richard/A Pierzynski).
 
 Fielding
E - Z Greinke (1, throw).
DP - 1 (A Gordon-E German-B Butler).
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Richard (L, 0-2) 4.1 11 9 6 1 1 2 10.38
D.J. Carrasco 0.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 3.21
B. Logan 2.1 5 2 2 2 3 0 4.54
E. Wassermann 1.1 3 2 2 0 0 0 9.00
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
Z. Greinke (W, 9-7) 6.1 6 2 2 0 6 0 3.93
R. Tejeda 2.2 1 1 1 0 5 1 4.63
WP - C Richard.
HBP - M Olivo (by D Carrasco); N Swisher (by Z Greinke).
Pitches-strikes - C Richard 93-62; D Carrasco 3-1; B Logan 50-30; E Wassermann 24-16; Z Greinke 87-53; R Tejeda 31-24.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Richard 4-7; D Carrasco 0-0; B Logan 2-2; E Wassermann 2-2; Z Greinke 5-8; R Tejeda 1-2.
Batters faced - C Richard 24; D Carrasco 1; B Logan 14; E Wassermann 7; Z Greinke 25; R Tejeda 9.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Timmons. 1B--Fieldin Culbreth. 2B--Jim Reynolds. 3B--Gary Cederstrom.
Ejections: CHI WHITE SOX's Guillen by Timmons (5th), CHI WHITE SOX's Carrasco by Timmons (5th), KANSAS CITY's Olivo by Timmons (5th), KANSAS CITY's Greinke by Timmons (7th).
Time: 2:59.
Attendance: 15,268.
Weather: 98 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 10 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
KANSAS CITY'S MIGUEL OLIVO WAS EJECTED IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIFTH INNING AFTER BEING HIT BY A PITCH AND CHARGING THE MOUND ON CHICAGO PITCHER D.J. CARRASCO. CHICAGO MANAGER OZZIE GUILLEN AND PITCHER D.J. CARRASCO HAVE BEEN EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIFTH INNING AFTER CARRASCO HIT KANSAS CITY'S MIGUEL OLIVO WITH A PITCH. OLIVO WAS ALSO EJECTED FOR CHARGING THE MOUND
CORRECTION: KANSAS CITY'S MIGUEL OLIVO WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE TIM TIMMONS IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIFTH INNING FOR CHARGING THE MOUND AFTER BEING HIT BY A PITCH BY CHICAGO'S D.J. CARRASCO. CARRASCO AND CHICAGO MANAGER OZZIE GUILLEN WERE ALSO EJECTED.
KANSAS CITY PITCHER ZACK GREINKE AND MANAGER TREY HILLMAN WERE EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE TIM TIMMONS IN THE TOP OF THE SEVENTH INNING. GREINKE HIT CHICAGO'S NICK SWISHER WITH A PITCH AFTER WARNINGS WERE ISSUED TO BOTH BENCHES FOLLOWING THE FIFTH INNING BRAWL.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 3, 2008 8:08 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi White Sox
A.J. Pierzynski A.J. Pierzynski
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Kansas City
M. Aviles Mike Aviles
4-4, 1 HR
3 RBI