Toronto 8, Chi White Sox 2
Preview - Box Score

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Toronto 1 0 0 0 4 0 1 1 1 8 14 0
Chi White Sox 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 1
WP: J. Litsch (11-8)
LP: C. Richard (2-4)
(80-64)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Toronto
- M. Scutaro homered to deep left
Bot 3rd: Chi White Sox
- J. Dye doubled to deep left, O. Cabrera and D. Wise scored
Top 5th: Toronto
- S. Rolen homered to deep left, K. Mench scored
- A. Rios singled to right, J. McDonald scored, M. Scutaro to third, A. Rios out at second
- V. Wells doubled to deep left, M. Scutaro scored
Top 7th: Toronto
- A. Rios singled to left, M. Scutaro scored
Top 8th: Toronto
- J. McDonald singled to left, A. Lind scored, K. Mench to third, S. Rolen to second
Top 9th: Toronto
- V. Wells homered to deep left
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Scutaro 2b 4 3 2 1 1 0 1 .261
J. Bautista 1b 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269
    L. Overbay 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .278
A. Rios cf 5 0 3 2 0 0 0 .298
V. Wells dh 5 1 2 2 0 0 2 .298
R. Barajas c 5 0 0 0 0 2 3 .253
A. Lind lf 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 .299
K. Mench rf 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .238
S. Rolen 3b 3 1 2 2 1 1 0 .250
J. McDonald ss 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .219
 Totals 37 8 14 8 3 3 13  
 Batting
2B - A Rios (44, C Richard); V Wells (18, D Carrasco).
HR - M Scutaro (7, 1st inning off C Richard 0 on, 0 Out), S Rolen (9, 5th inning off C Richard 1 on, 0 Out), V Wells (17, 9th inning off L Broadway 0 on, 1 Out).
S - J Bautista 2.
RBI - M Scutaro (51), S Rolen 2 (42), A Rios 2 (70), V Wells 2 (68), J McDonald (18).
2-out RBI - V Wells.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Barajas 1, A Lind 1.
GIDP - J McDonald, L Overbay.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - A Lind (2, 2nd base off D Carrasco/T Hall).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (S Rolen-M Scutaro-J Bautista).
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
O. Cabrera ss 4 1 1 0 1 0 3 .276
D. Wise lf-rf 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 .296
J. Dye rf 4 0 2 2 0 1 1 .294
    J. Owens pr-lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
J. Thome dh 2 0 0 0 2 1 1 .245
P. Konerko 1b 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 .244
    N. Swisher 1b 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .225
K. Griffey Jr. cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .247
A. Ramirez 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .296
    J. Bourgeois ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Uribe 3b 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .243
T. Hall c 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .267
 Totals 35 2 9 2 3 6 17  
 Batting
2B - D Wise (3, J Litsch); J Dye 2 (37, J Carlson, J Litsch).
RBI - J Dye 2 (85).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Griffey Jr 1, P Konerko 1, O Cabrera 1, D Wise 1.
GIDP - P Konerko.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - A Ramirez (12, pop up).
Outfield assists - J Dye (A Rios at 2nd base).
DP - 2 (J Uribe-N Swisher, A Ramirez-O Cabrera-N Swisher).
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Litsch (W, 11-8) 7.0 6 2 2 2 6 0 3.70
J. Carlson 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.87
B. League 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.86
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Richard (L, 2-4) 4.0 5 5 5 1 1 2 6.94
D.J. Carrasco 2.0 3 0 0 1 1 0 3.28
A. Russell 1.1 5 2 2 1 0 0 5.26
B. Logan 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.40
L. Broadway 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 8.49
IBB - S Rolen (by D Carrasco).
Pitches-strikes - J Litsch 112-74; J Carlson 12-7; B League 19-11; C Richard 53-35; D Carrasco 30-18; A Russell 26-17; B Logan 3-1; L Broadway 10-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Litsch 7-8; J Carlson 1-2; B League 3-0; C Richard 7-4; D Carrasco 3-1; A Russell 2-2; B Logan 2-0; L Broadway 1-1.
Batters faced - J Litsch 28; J Carlson 5; B League 5; C Richard 19; D Carrasco 8; A Russell 10; B Logan 1; L Broadway 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Layne. 1B--Phil Cuzzi. 2B--Mike Winters. 3B--Chris Tiller.
Time: 2:37.
Attendance: 28,505.
Weather: 63 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY TORONTO SECOND BASEMAN MARCO SCUTARO LED OFF THE GAME.
CHICAGO FIRST BASEMAN PAUL KONERKO LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE FIFTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT RIGHT KNEE INJURY.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 9, 2008 10:49 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Toronto
V. Wells Vernon Wells
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Chi White Sox
J. Dye Jermaine Dye
2-4
2 RBI