Chi White Sox 1, Minnesota 0
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(88-75)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Chi White Sox 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 X 1 5 0
WP: J. Danks (12-9) S: B. Jenks (30)
LP: N. Blackburn (11-11)
(89-74)
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Scoring Summary
Bot 7th: Chi White Sox
- J. Thome homered to deep center
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Span rf 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .294
A. Casilla 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .281
J. Mauer c 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .328
J. Morneau 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .300
M. Cuddyer dh 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .249
D. Young lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .290
B. Harris 3b 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .265
    M. Tolbert pr-3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .283
N. Punto ss 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .284
C. Gomez cf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .258
    J. Kubel ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .272
 Totals 26 0 2 0 3 5 6  
 Batting
2B - M Cuddyer (13, J Danks).
GIDP - N Punto.
Team LOB - 2.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (A Casilla-J Morneau-N Punto-J Morneau-N Punto).
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
O. Cabrera ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .281
D. Wise lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .248
J. Dye rf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .292
J. Thome dh 3 1 1 1 1 1 2 .245
P. Konerko 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .240
    N. Swisher 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219
K. Griffey Jr. cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 .260
    B. Anderson pr-cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232
A. Ramirez 2b 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .290
A.J. Pierzynski c 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .281
J. Uribe 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .247
 Totals 28 1 5 1 3 3 11  
 Batting
2B - K Griffey Jr (10, N Blackburn).
HR - J Thome (34, 7th inning off N Blackburn 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Thome (90).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Uribe 2, A Pierzynski 1.
GIDP - D Wise.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - K Griffey Jr (M Cuddyer at Home).
DP - 3 (J Uribe-P Konerko, K Griffey Jr-A Pierzynski, O Cabrera-A Ramirez-P Konerko).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
N. Blackburn (L, 11-11) 6.1 4 1 1 3 3 1 4.05
J. Mijares 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.87
J. Nathan 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.33
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Danks (W, 12-9) 8.0 2 0 0 3 4 0 3.32
B. Jenks (S, 30) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.63
IBB - A Ramirez (by N Blackburn).
Pitches-strikes - N Blackburn 89-57; J Mijares 14-8; J Nathan 8-4; J Danks 103-69; B Jenks 8-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - N Blackburn 10-6; J Mijares 2-2; J Nathan 0-1; J Danks 7-11; B Jenks 1-1.
Batters faced - N Blackburn 25; J Mijares 4; J Nathan 2; J Danks 26; B Jenks 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Mcclelland. 1B--Derryl Cousins. 2B--Gary Cederstrom. 3B--Jerry Meals. LF--Ted Barrett. RF--Mike Everitt.
Time: 2:20.
Attendance: 40,354.
Weather: 56 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 11 mph, out to center.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 30, 2008 10:03 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
M. Cuddyer Michael Cuddyer
1-3
 Chi White Sox
J. Thome Jim Thome
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI