Chi White Sox 6, NY Yankees 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(84-66)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi White Sox 0 0 1 3 0 0 1 1 0 6 12 0
NY Yankees 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 0
WP: G. Floyd (16-7)
LP: A. Pettitte (13-14)
(80-71)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Chi White Sox
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left
Bot 3rd: NY Yankees
- J. Damon doubled to right center, B. Gardner scored
Top 4th: Chi White Sox
- K. Griffey Jr. singled to center, B. Anderson scored, J. Dye to second
- P. Konerko doubled to left, J. Dye scored, K. Griffey Jr. to third
- J. Uribe walked, K. Griffey Jr. scored, P. Konerko to third, A. Ramirez to second
Bot 4th: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi homered to deep right
Top 7th: Chi White Sox
- B. Anderson doubled to deep left, O. Cabrera scored
Top 8th: Chi White Sox
- J. Uribe doubled to left, A.J. Pierzynski scored
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
O. Cabrera ss 5 1 1 0 0 1 4 .279
B. Anderson cf 4 1 1 1 1 1 0 .234
J. Dye rf 3 1 1 0 2 0 0 .294
K. Griffey Jr. dh 5 1 2 1 0 3 2 .245
    J. Bourgeois pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
P. Konerko 1b 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .247
    N. Swisher 1b 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .219
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .284
A. Ramirez 2b 3 1 1 1 1 0 1 .300
J. Uribe 3b 3 0 3 2 1 0 0 .258
J. Owens lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 6 .214
 Totals 36 6 12 6 5 8 18  
 Batting
2B - P Konerko (18, A Pettitte); O Cabrera (29, J Veras); B Anderson (12, J Veras); A Pierzynski (29, D Giese); J Uribe (21, D Giese).
HR - A Ramirez (18, 3rd inning off A Pettitte 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Ramirez (66), K Griffey Jr (14), P Konerko (51), J Uribe 2 (38), B Anderson (25).
2-out RBI - B Anderson, J Uribe.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Griffey Jr 1, O Cabrera 2, N Swisher 1, J Owens 1.
GIDP - A Pierzynski, O Cabrera.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
CS - J Owens (1, 2nd base by J Veras/J Molina).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon dh 5 0 3 1 0 0 1 .308
D. Jeter ss 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 .306
B. Abreu rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 6 .298
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .304
J. Giambi 1b 3 1 1 1 1 1 5 .252
X. Nady lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .277
R. Cano 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .258
J. Molina c 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .216
    W. Betemit ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .263
B. Gardner cf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .185
 Totals 35 2 9 2 1 6 18  
 Batting
2B - J Damon (27, G Floyd); B Gardner (3, G Floyd).
HR - J Giambi (31, 4th inning off G Floyd 0 on, 0 Out).
S - D Jeter.
RBI - J Damon (64), J Giambi (93).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Giambi 3, A Rodriguez 1, B Abreu 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - B Gardner 2 (10, 2nd base off G Floyd/A Pierzynski, 3rd base off G Floyd/A Pierzynski).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (R Cano-D Jeter-J Giambi, D Jeter-R Cano-J Giambi).
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Floyd (W, 16-7) 7.0 9 2 2 0 4 1 3.73
M. Thornton 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.60
B. Jenks 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.57
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Pettitte (L, 13-14) 6.0 6 4 4 3 4 1 4.57
J. Veras 1.0 3 1 1 1 1 0 3.64
D. Giese 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 3.16
D. Robertson 1.0 1 0 0 1 3 0 6.08
WP - D Robertson.
IBB - A Ramirez (by A Pettitte).
Pitches-strikes - G Floyd 116-83; M Thornton 32-20; B Jenks 10-7; A Pettitte 77-46; J Veras 22-11; D Giese 26-19; D Robertson 29-17.
Ground balls-fly balls - G Floyd 9-8; M Thornton 2-0; B Jenks 0-2; A Pettitte 11-3; J Veras 1-0; D Giese 2-1; D Robertson 0-0.
Batters faced - G Floyd 30; M Thornton 4; B Jenks 3; A Pettitte 25; J Veras 6; D Giese 5; D Robertson 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chuck Meriwether. 1B--Tim Welke. 2B--Bill Welke. 3B--Brian Runge.
Time: 3:02.
Attendance: 52,558.
Weather: 66 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
NEW YORK SHORTSTOP DEREK JETER SINGLED IN THE FIRST INNING BREAKING LOU GEHRIG'S RECORD FOR ALL-TIME HITS IN YANKEE STADIUM WITH 1,270.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 16, 2008 10:17 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi White Sox
J. Uribe Juan Uribe
3-3
2 RBI
 NY Yankees
J. Damon Johnny Damon
3-5
1 RBI