NY Yankees 9, Chi White Sox 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(84-68)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi White Sox 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 7 1
NY Yankees 2 0 1 4 2 0 0 0 X 9 10 0
WP: M. Mussina (18-9)
LP: J. Vazquez (12-14)
(82-71)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Chi White Sox
- P. Konerko grounded into fielder's choice, O. Cabrera scored, A.J. Pierzynski to third, J. Thome out at second
Bot 1st: NY Yankees
- B. Abreu homered to deep right, D. Jeter scored
Bot 3rd: NY Yankees
- B. Abreu homered to deep right
Bot 4th: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter singled to shortstop, R. Cano scored, J. Molina to third, B. Gardner to second
- B. Abreu singled to right, J. Molina and B. Gardner scored, D. Jeter to third
- A. Rodriguez reached on fielder's choice, D. Jeter scored, B. Abreu to third on second baseman A. Ramirez's fielding error
Bot 5th: NY Yankees
- B. Gardner singled to right, R. Cano scored, J. Miranda to second
- B. Abreu grounded out to first, J. Miranda scored, B. Gardner to third, D. Jeter to second
Top 9th: Chi White Sox
- P. Konerko homered to deep left
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
O. Cabrera ss 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .282
    J. Fields 3b 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .156
A.J. Pierzynski c 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .284
    P. Phillips c 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
J. Dye rf 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .291
    J. Owens lf 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250
J. Thome dh 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .244
P. Konerko 1b 4 1 1 2 0 1 1 .244
K. Griffey Jr. cf 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .255
    B. Anderson cf 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 .237
A. Ramirez 2b-ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .296
    J. Bourgeois 2b 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .333
D. Wise lf-rf 3 0 0 0 1 3 1 .290
J. Uribe 3b-2b-ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .252
 Totals 33 2 7 2 3 8 15  
 Batting
2B - O Cabrera (32, M Mussina); B Anderson (13, M Mussina); J Bourgeois (1, C Britton).
HR - P Konerko (17, 9th inning off C Britton 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - P Konerko 2 (53).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Uribe 1, A Ramirez 2, J Fields 1.
GIDP - J Thome.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - A Ramirez (13, ground ball).
DP - 1 (J Vazquez-O Cabrera-P Konerko).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Gardner cf 4 1 1 1 1 2 0 .188
D. Jeter ss 3 2 2 1 1 0 0 .306
    C. Ransom ss 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .333
B. Abreu rf 5 2 3 6 0 0 0 .299
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .304
    W. Betemit 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262
J. Giambi dh 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .248
    C. Moeller ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .220
X. Nady lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .277
    M. Cabrera lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
R. Cano 2b 3 2 2 0 1 0 2 .264
J. Miranda 1b 2 1 0 0 2 1 2 .000
J. Molina c 3 1 0 0 1 1 3 .213
    F. Cervelli c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 9 10 8 7 8 13  
 Batting
HR - B Abreu 2 (19, 1st inning off J Vazquez 1 on, 1 Out, 3rd inning off J Vazquez 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - B Abreu 6 (95), D Jeter (69), B Gardner (11).
2-out RBI - D Jeter, B Abreu 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Rodriguez 2, X Nady 2, R Cano 1.
GIDP - J Molina.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Cano-D Jeter-J Miranda).
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Vazquez (L, 12-14) 3.2 6 7 6 4 4 2 4.32
H. Ramirez 0.2 3 2 2 2 0 0 4.29
L. Broadway 1.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 7.42
O. Dotel 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 4.00
D.J. Carrasco 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.65
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Mussina (W, 18-9) 6.0 5 1 1 2 4 0 3.57
J. Veras 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.58
H. Sanchez 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
C. Britton 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 1 4.09
Pitches-strikes - J Vazquez 88-52; H Ramirez 31-19; L Broadway 29-15; O Dotel 12-9; D Carrasco 9-7; M Mussina 97-61; J Veras 15-8; H Sanchez 11-8; C Britton 20-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Vazquez 5-2; H Ramirez 1-2; L Broadway 4-0; O Dotel 0-0; D Carrasco 1-2; M Mussina 7-7; J Veras 0-2; H Sanchez 2-0; C Britton 1-0.
Batters faced - J Vazquez 20; H Ramirez 8; L Broadway 7; O Dotel 3; D Carrasco 3; M Mussina 24; J Veras 4; H Sanchez 3; C Britton 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bill Welke. 1B--Brian Runge. 2B--Chuck Meriwether. 3B--Tim Welke.
Time: 3:08.
Attendance: 53,152.
Weather: 65 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, left to right.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 18, 2008 10:21 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi White Sox
P. Konerko Paul Konerko
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 NY Yankees
B. Abreu Bobby Abreu
3-5, 2 HR
6 RBI