Chi White Sox 5, Detroit 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(55-58)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 5 0
Chi White Sox 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 X 5 7 0
WP: J. Danks (9-4)
LP: J. Verlander (8-12)
(63-49)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Chi White Sox
- J. Thome homered to deep left, J. Dye and N. Swisher scored
Top 7th: Detroit
- G. Sheffield singled to center, M. Ordonez scored
Bot 8th: Chi White Sox
- A. Ramirez singled to right, J. Dye and J. Thome scored, B. Anderson to third, A. Ramirez out at second
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Raburn cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .254
    M. Joyce ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .275
    B. Inge c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .216
P. Polanco 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .313
C. Guillen 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .283
M. Ordonez rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .319
M. Cabrera 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .293
G. Sheffield dh 2 0 1 1 1 1 1 .228
M. Thames lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .242
E. Renteria ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .255
D. Sardinha c 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .120
    C. Granderson ph-cf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .301
 Totals 31 1 5 1 1 7 9  
 Batting
2B - M Ordonez (23, J Danks).
RBI - G Sheffield (32).
2-out RBI - G Sheffield.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Thames 1, M Cabrera 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - M Ordonez (A Ramirez at 2nd base).
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
O. Cabrera ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .268
N. Swisher cf-1b 3 1 0 0 1 1 1 .229
C. Quentin lf 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .287
J. Dye rf 3 2 1 0 0 1 1 .304
J. Thome dh 3 2 1 3 1 0 2 .257
P. Konerko 1b 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .214
    B. Anderson pr-cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238
A. Ramirez 2b 4 0 1 2 0 2 3 .311
T. Hall c 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .278
J. Uribe 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .215
 Totals 30 5 7 5 3 8 9  
 Batting
2B - J Dye (25, J Verlander).
HR - J Thome (22, 1st inning off J Verlander 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Thome 3 (65), A Ramirez 2 (42).
2-out RBI - J Thome 3, A Ramirez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Ramirez 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Uribe-P Konerko).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Verlander (L, 8-12) 7.2 6 5 5 3 8 1 4.56
A. Lopez 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.14
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Danks (W, 9-4) 6.2 4 1 1 1 6 0 3.21
D.J. Carrasco (H, 3) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.76
O. Dotel (H, 16) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.02
B. Jenks 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.01
WP - J Danks.
IBB - J Thome (by J Verlander).
HBP - J Dye (by J Verlander).
Pitches-strikes - J Verlander 130-82; A Lopez 7-4; J Danks 98-67; D Carrasco 2-2; O Dotel 11-8; B Jenks 17-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Verlander 8-7; A Lopez 0-0; J Danks 6-7; D Carrasco 1-0; O Dotel 1-1; B Jenks 2-1.
Batters faced - J Verlander 33; A Lopez 1; J Danks 24; D Carrasco 1; O Dotel 3; B Jenks 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tom Hallion. 1B--Brian O'Nora. 2B--Chad Fairchild. 3B--James Hoye.
Time: 2:31.
Attendance: 34,124.
Weather: 78 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, right to left.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 6, 2008 10:52 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
G. Sheffield Gary Sheffield
1-2
1 RBI
 Chi White Sox
J. Thome Jim Thome
1-3, 1 HR
3 RBI