Chi White Sox 6, Boston 5
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 5 7 2
Chi White Sox 0 1 4 0 1 0 0 0 X 6 9 2
WP: G. Floyd (12-6) S: B. Jenks (24)
LP: C. Buchholz (2-8)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Boston
- M. Lowell homered to deep left, J.D. Drew and D. Pedroia scored
Bot 2nd: Chi White Sox
- J. Dye homered to deep left
Bot 3rd: Chi White Sox
- C. Quentin homered to deep left, A.J. Pierzynski scored
- J. Thome homered to deep right, J. Dye scored
Bot 5th: Chi White Sox
- J. Uribe reached on fielder's choice, P. Konerko scored, A. Ramirez to third on catcher J. Varitek's fielding error
Top 6th: Boston
- J. Bay singled to center, J.D. Drew scored
- J. Varitek struck out swinging, J. Bay scored, S. Casey to second on wild pitch
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellsbury cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .269
D. Pedroia 2b 4 1 1 0 1 0 3 .315
D. Ortiz dh 3 0 0 0 1 2 2 .253
J.D. Drew rf 2 2 1 0 2 1 0 .283
M. Lowell 3b 4 1 1 3 0 1 4 .272
J. Bay lf 4 1 1 1 0 2 0 .333
S. Casey 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .356
J. Varitek c 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .219
A. Cora ss 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .280
    J. Lowrie ph-ss 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .279
 Totals 33 5 7 4 4 9 14  
 Batting
2B - D Pedroia (35, G Floyd).
3B - J Drew (4, G Floyd).
HR - M Lowell (14, 1st inning off G Floyd 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - M Lowell 3 (66), J Bay (8).
2-out RBI - M Lowell 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Ortiz 1, D Pedroia 2, J Lowrie 1.
GIDP - D Pedroia, M Lowell.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - D Pedroia (12, 3rd base off G Floyd/A Pierzynski), J Drew (4, 2nd base off G Floyd/A Pierzynski), J Ellsbury (38, 2nd base off G Floyd/A Pierzynski).
 
 Fielding
E - M Lowell 2 (10, ground ball, throw).
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
O. Cabrera ss 5 0 1 0 0 2 2 .269
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .285
C. Quentin lf 4 1 1 2 0 1 0 .286
J. Dye rf 4 2 2 1 0 1 3 .300
J. Thome dh 4 1 1 2 0 2 3 .258
P. Konerko 1b 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 .220
    B. Anderson cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238
N. Swisher cf-1b 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .231
A. Ramirez 2b 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .309
J. Uribe 3b 4 0 0 1 0 1 3 .229
 Totals 34 6 9 6 3 11 19  
 Batting
HR - J Dye (27, 2nd inning off C Buchholz 0 on, 0 Out), C Quentin (32, 3rd inning off C Buchholz 1 on, 1 Out), J Thome (24, 3rd inning off C Buchholz 1 on, 1 Out).
S - A Pierzynski.
RBI - J Dye (70), C Quentin 2 (90), J Thome 2 (68), J Uribe (21).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Uribe 1, J Thome 2, A Pierzynski 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - A Pierzynski (8, dropped foul ball); O Cabrera (10, ground ball).
DP - 2 (A Ramirez-P Konerko, J Uribe-A Ramirez-P Konerko).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Buchholz (L, 2-8) 3.0 7 5 5 2 4 3 6.32
D. Aardsma 1.1 1 1 1 1 2 0 2.88
J. Masterson 2.2 1 0 0 0 5 0 3.41
H. Okajima 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.60
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Floyd (W, 12-6) 5.1 7 5 5 1 6 1 3.84
M. Thornton (H, 12) 1.0 0 0 0 3 2 0 2.81
O. Dotel (H, 17) 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.25
B. Jenks (S, 24) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.91
WP - D Aardsma, M Thornton.
HBP - C Quentin (by D Aardsma); J Ellsbury (by G Floyd).
Pitches-strikes - C Buchholz 74-49; D Aardsma 24-13; J Masterson 34-25; H Okajima 11-6; G Floyd 81-52; M Thornton 35-18; O Dotel 9-7; B Jenks 10-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Buchholz 1-4; D Aardsma 1-1; J Masterson 4-0; H Okajima 1-2; G Floyd 6-4; M Thornton 0-1; O Dotel 2-2; B Jenks 1-2.
Batters faced - C Buchholz 19; D Aardsma 7; J Masterson 10; H Okajima 3; G Floyd 25; M Thornton 6; O Dotel 4; B Jenks 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Sam Holbrook. 1B--Chad Fairchild. 2B--Mark Wegner. 3B--Jeff Kellogg.
Time: 3:06.
Attendance: 39,008.
Weather: 72 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 12 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
BOSTON SECOND BASEMAN DUSTIN PEDROIA DOUBLED IN THE FIRST INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 10, 2008 5:21 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
M. Lowell Mike Lowell
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Chi White Sox
J. Dye Jermaine Dye
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI