NY Yankees 5, Chi White Sox 1
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(84-67)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi White Sox 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 X 5 8 0
WP: B. Bruney (3-0)
LP: C. Richard (2-5)
(81-71)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Chi White Sox
- J. Dye grounded out to third, O. Cabrera scored
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
- X. Nady singled to center, A. Rodriguez scored
- X. Nady scored, R. Cano to third on wild pitch
Bot 8th: NY Yankees
- J. Damon homered to deep right center, M. Cabrera scored
- A. Rodriguez homered to deep right
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
O. Cabrera ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .281
D. Wise lf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .300
J. Dye rf 4 0 0 1 0 1 2 .292
J. Thome dh 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .245
P. Konerko 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .244
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .283
K. Griffey Jr. cf 3 0 2 0 1 1 0 .257
A. Ramirez 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .298
J. Uribe 3b 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 .255
 Totals 31 1 6 1 2 7 14  
 Batting
2B - O Cabrera 2 (31, P Hughes 2); K Griffey Jr (8, P Coke).
S - D Wise.
RBI - J Dye (89).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Uribe 1, P Konerko 1, O Cabrera 1.
GIDP - J Dye.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (J Uribe-A Ramirez-P Konerko, O Cabrera-A Ramirez-P Konerko).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon lf 3 1 1 2 1 1 2 .308
    B. Gardner cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .185
D. Jeter ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .304
B. Abreu rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .296
A. Rodriguez 3b 3 2 1 1 1 2 0 .305
J. Giambi 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    C. Ransom 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .348
X. Nady dh 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 .278
R. Cano 2b 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 .262
I. Rodriguez c 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 .279
M. Cabrera cf-lf 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .243
 Totals 30 5 8 4 2 6 10  
 Batting
2B - R Cano (31, C Richard).
HR - J Damon (15, 8th inning off S Linebrink 1 on, 0 Out), A Rodriguez (35, 8th inning off S Linebrink 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - X Nady (34), J Damon 2 (66), A Rodriguez (101).
2-out RBI - X Nady, A Rodriguez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Jeter 1, I Rodriguez 1.
GIDP - D Jeter, M Cabrera.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (D Jeter-C Ransom).
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Richard (L, 2-5) 6.2 5 2 2 2 5 0 6.26
M. MacDougal 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.84
S. Linebrink 1.0 3 3 3 0 1 2 3.14
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Hughes 4.0 4 1 1 2 4 0 7.96
P. Coke 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
B. Bruney (W, 3-0) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.03
J. Chamberlain (H, 16) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.53
E. Ramirez 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.98
WP - M MacDougal.
Pitches-strikes - C Richard 88-56; M MacDougal 7-5; S Linebrink 24-15; P Hughes 89-57; P Coke 28-19; B Bruney 6-5; J Chamberlain 10-8; E Ramirez 14-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Richard 10-5; M MacDougal 1-0; S Linebrink 0-2; P Hughes 3-5; P Coke 2-4; B Bruney 2-1; J Chamberlain 2-0; E Ramirez 1-0.
Batters faced - C Richard 25; M MacDougal 1; S Linebrink 6; P Hughes 18; P Coke 7; B Bruney 3; J Chamberlain 3; E Ramirez 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Welke. 1B--Bill Welke. 2B--Brian Runge. 3B--Chuck Meriwether.
Time: 2:40.
Attendance: 52,671.
Weather: 70 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 0 mph, right to left.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 17, 2008 10:05 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi White Sox
O. Cabrera Orlando Cabrera
2-4
 NY Yankees
J. Damon Johnny Damon
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI