Kansas City 5, Chi White Sox 2
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(85-69)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi White Sox 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 4 0
Kansas City 0 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 X 5 11 0
WP: K. Davies (8-7) S: J. Soria (41)
LP: G. Floyd (16-8)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Kansas City
- A. Gordon homered to deep center, M. Teahen scored
Bot 3rd: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus hit an inside the park home run to deep right
Bot 7th: Kansas City
- K. Ka'aihue homered to deep right
- M. Aviles doubled to right, J. Smith scored, D. DeJesus to third
Top 8th: Chi White Sox
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left center, J. Thome scored
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
O. Cabrera ss 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .283
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .282
J. Dye rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .288
J. Thome dh 3 1 1 0 1 1 2 .246
A. Ramirez 2b 3 1 1 2 0 0 1 .297
K. Griffey Jr. cf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .248
N. Swisher 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .220
J. Uribe 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .250
D. Wise lf 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .290
 Totals 29 2 4 2 2 5 7  
 Batting
HR - A Ramirez (20, 8th inning off K Davies 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Ramirez 2 (72).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Thome 1.
GIDP - A Pierzynski, A Ramirez.
Team LOB - 2.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (O Cabrera-A Ramirez-N Swisher).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf-rf 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .302
M. Aviles ss 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 .321
J. Guillen rf 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 .268
    M. Maier pr-cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .297
R. Shealy 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 .306
M. Teahen lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .258
M. Olivo c 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .252
A. Gordon 3b 4 1 1 2 0 1 1 .258
K. Ka'aihue dh 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 .333
A. Callaspo 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .310
    J. Smith pr-2b 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .200
 Totals 34 5 11 5 0 5 9  
 Batting
2B - J Guillen (41, G Floyd); M Olivo (21, G Floyd); A Callaspo (8, G Floyd); M Aviles (25, M MacDougal).
HR - A Gordon (15, 2nd inning off G Floyd 1 on, 1 Out), D Dejesus (12, 3rd inning off G Floyd 0 on, 0 Out), K Kaaihue (1, 7th inning off G Floyd 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - A Gordon 2 (55), D DeJesus (72), K Kaaihue (1), M Aviles (46).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Shealy 1, A Callaspo 1.
GIDP - R Shealy.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (A Callaspo-M Aviles-R Shealy 2).
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Floyd (L, 16-8) 6.1 8 5 5 0 4 3 3.84
B. Logan 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.57
M. MacDougal 0.2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.76
C. Richard 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6.12
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Davies (W, 8-7) 7.0 3 2 2 1 3 1 4.21
J. Bale (H, 1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.74
J. Soria (S, 41) 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.63
Pitches-strikes - G Floyd 93-61; B Logan 8-5; M MacDougal 13-8; C Richard 16-10; K Davies 101-65; J Bale 11-5; J Soria 18-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - G Floyd 10-5; B Logan 0-0; M MacDougal 2-0; C Richard 2-0; K Davies 10-8; J Bale 1-2; J Soria 0-1.
Batters faced - G Floyd 27; B Logan 1; M MacDougal 3; C Richard 3; K Davies 23; J Bale 3; J Soria 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Kerwin Danley. 1B--Wally Bell. 2B--Paul Schrieber. 3B--Laz Diaz.
Time: 2:32.
Attendance: 23,754.
Weather: 79 degrees, clear.
Wind: 7 mph, in from right.
Game Notes
KANSAS CITY CENTER FIELDER DAVID DEJESUS EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH AN INSIDE-THE-PARK HOME RUN IN THE THIRD INNING.
THE HOME RUN BY KANSAS CITY DESIGNATED HITTER KILA KA'AIHUE IN THE SEVENTH INNING WAS THE FIRST OF HIS MAJOR LEAGUE CAREER.
KANSAS CITY SECOND BASEMAN ALBERTO CALLASPO EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 14 GAMES WITH A DOUBLE IN THE SEVENTH INNING.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 20, 2008 9:50 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi White Sox
A. Ramirez Alexei Ramirez
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Kansas City
D. DeJesus David DeJesus
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI