Tampa Bay 9, Chi White Sox 4
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 3 3 9 14 2
Chi White Sox 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 10 0
WP: E. Jackson (10-8)
LP: J. Danks (10-6)
(73-54)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 4th: Chi White Sox
- N. Swisher homered to deep center, K. Griffey Jr. scored
Top 5th: Tampa Bay
- A. Iwamura tripled to deep center, D. Navarro scored
Top 6th: Tampa Bay
- C. Pena homered to deep center
Top 7th: Tampa Bay
- J. Bartlett doubled to deep left, D. Navarro scored
Top 8th: Tampa Bay
- R. Baldelli homered to deep left
- B. Zobrist homered to deep right center, W. Aybar scored
Bot 8th: Chi White Sox
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left, J. Thome scored
Top 9th: Tampa Bay
- C. Pena doubled to deep right, B.J. Upton scored
- B. Zobrist singled to left, C. Pena scored, R. Baldelli to second
- G. Gross grounded into fielder's choice, R. Baldelli scored, B. Zobrist to third, D. Navarro out at second
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Iwamura 2b 5 0 1 1 0 1 3 .274
B.J. Upton cf 2 1 0 0 3 1 1 .267
C. Pena 1b 5 2 2 2 0 3 4 .240
R. Baldelli dh 4 2 2 1 1 1 0 .300
W. Aybar 3b 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 .250
B. Zobrist lf 5 1 2 3 0 0 1 .238
D. Navarro c 4 2 2 0 1 0 2 .293
G. Gross rf 5 0 2 1 0 0 3 .243
J. Bartlett ss 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .267
 Totals 40 9 14 9 5 7 21  
 Batting
2B - W Aybar 2 (14, O Dotel, J Danks); D Navarro (20, J Danks); J Bartlett (16, J Danks); C Pena (16, H Ramirez).
3B - A Iwamura (5, J Danks).
HR - C Pena (26, 6th inning off J Danks 0 on, 0 Out), R Baldelli (1, 8th inning off O Dotel 0 on, 0 Out), B Zobrist (6, 8th inning off O Dotel 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Iwamura (36), C Pena 2 (75), J Bartlett (23), R Baldelli (2), B Zobrist 3 (12), G Gross (30).
2-out RBI - A Iwamura.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Pena 2, J Bartlett 1, B Upton 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - B Upton (37, 2nd base off H Ramirez/A Pierzynski).
 
 Fielding
E - D Navarro (3, throw); W Aybar (1, dropped foul ball).
DP - 2 (W Aybar-A Iwamura-C Pena, J Bartlett-A Iwamura-C Pena).
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
O. Cabrera ss 4 0 2 0 1 0 1 .273
A.J. Pierzynski c 5 0 2 0 0 1 2 .295
C. Quentin lf 3 0 0 0 2 2 4 .292
J. Dye rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 6 .295
J. Thome dh 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 .251
A. Ramirez 2b 4 1 1 2 0 0 5 .309
K. Griffey Jr. cf 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .260
N. Swisher 1b 4 1 1 2 0 2 1 .237
J. Uribe 3b 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .244
 Totals 33 4 10 4 6 9 20  
 Batting
2B - K Griffey Jr (1, E Jackson).
HR - N Swisher (21, 4th inning off E Jackson 1 on, 0 Out), A Ramirez (15, 8th inning off J Howell 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - N Swisher 2 (63), A Ramirez 2 (57).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Dye 1, A Pierzynski 1, A Ramirez 2.
GIDP - A Ramirez, J Dye.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
CS - J Uribe (2, 2nd base by E Jackson/D Navarro), O Cabrera (4, 2nd base by E Jackson/D Navarro).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - C Quentin (W Aybar at Home).
DP - 1 (C Quentin-A Pierzynski).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
E. Jackson (W, 10-8) 6.0 7 2 2 5 5 1 3.93
C. Bradford (H, 18) 0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.14
G. Balfour (H, 9) 0.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.54
J.P. Howell 1.0 1 2 2 1 2 1 2.58
J. Hammel 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.05
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Danks (L, 10-6) 6.1 7 3 3 2 4 1 3.16
M. Thornton 0.2 0 0 0 1 2 0 2.73
O. Dotel 0.0 3 3 3 0 0 2 3.88
H. Ramirez 1.0 3 3 3 1 0 0 3.38
A. Russell 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 4.64
IBB - B Upton (by M Thornton).
Pitches-strikes - E Jackson 97-56; C Bradford 7-6; G Balfour 13-7; J Howell 23-13; J Hammel 14-11; J Danks 99-62; M Thornton 14-6; O Dotel 9-6; H Ramirez 27-15; A Russell 28-17.
Ground balls-fly balls - E Jackson 4-7; C Bradford 1-0; G Balfour 0-0; J Howell 0-1; J Hammel 1-2; J Danks 6-8; M Thornton 0-0; O Dotel 0-0; H Ramirez 1-2; A Russell 1-1.
Batters faced - E Jackson 26; C Bradford 3; G Balfour 2; J Howell 5; J Hammel 3; J Danks 27; M Thornton 3; O Dotel 3; H Ramirez 7; A Russell 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Doug Eddings. 1B--Ted Barrett. 2B--Dana Demuth. 3B--Lance Barksdale.
Time: 3:20.
Attendance: 38,747.
Weather: 79 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, in from right.
Game Notes
CHICAGO SHORTSTOP ORLANDO CABRERA EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIRST INNING.

Updated on Friday, Aug 22, 2008 11:44 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
B. Zobrist Ben Zobrist
2-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Chi White Sox
N. Swisher Nick Swisher
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI