Tampa Bay 6, Chi White Sox 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap - Series Breakdown

(89-74)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi White Sox 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 12 1
Tampa Bay 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 X 6 12 0
WP: S. Kazmir (1-0)
LP: M. Buehrle (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Chi White Sox
- J. Thome singled to right, O. Cabrera scored, N. Swisher to third, J. Dye to second
- A. Ramirez hit sacrifice fly to left, N. Swisher scored
Bot 2nd: Tampa Bay
- D. Navarro singled to right, W. Aybar scored
Bot 5th: Tampa Bay
- A. Iwamura homered to deep left, J. Bartlett scored
Bot 8th: Tampa Bay
- C. Crawford singled to left, B.J. Upton scored
- R. Baldelli singled to center, C. Crawford scored
- D. Navarro doubled to right center, R. Baldelli scored
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
O. Cabrera ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .250
N. Swisher lf 3 1 1 0 2 1 2 .333
J. Dye rf 5 0 4 0 0 0 2 .556
P. Konerko 1b 5 0 1 0 0 0 6 .333
J. Thome dh 5 0 1 1 0 1 2 .111
A. Ramirez 2b 3 0 1 1 0 0 4 .333
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .429
J. Uribe 3b 4 0 1 0 0 3 3 .167
B. Anderson cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000
 Totals 36 2 12 2 2 8 22  
 Batting
S - B Anderson.
SF - A Ramirez.
RBI - J Thome (1), A Ramirez (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Uribe 2, J Dye 1, P Konerko 1, A Pierzynski 1, N Swisher 1.
GIDP - P Konerko.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
E - A Ramirez (1, throw).
DP - 1 (A Ramirez-O Cabrera-P Konerko).
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
A. Iwamura 2b 4 1 1 2 0 1 0 .375
B.J. Upton cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .111
C. Crawford lf 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .375
E. Longoria 3b 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 .571
W. Aybar 1b 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .600
R. Baldelli dh 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .200
D. Navarro c 4 0 2 2 0 0 2 .375
F. Perez rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .250
J. Bartlett ss 3 1 1 0 0 0 2 .429
 Totals 34 6 12 6 0 4 9  
 Batting
2B - W Aybar (1, M Buehrle); D Navarro (2, M Thornton).
3B - B Upton (1, M Buehrle).
HR - A Iwamura (1, 5th inning off M Buehrle 1 on, 1 Out).
S - W Aybar.
RBI - D Navarro 2 (2), A Iwamura 2 (3), C Crawford (2), R Baldelli (1).
2-out RBI - R Baldelli, D Navarro.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Navarro 2, F Perez 1.
GIDP - J Bartlett.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - C Crawford (1, 2nd base off O Dotel/A Pierzynski).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (E Longoria-A Iwamura-W Aybar).
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
M. Buehrle (L, 0-1) 7.0 10 5 5 0 3 1 6.43
O. Dotel 0.2 1 1 1 0 1 0 9.00
M. Thornton 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
S. Kazmir (W, 1-0) 5.1 8 2 2 2 4 0 3.38
G. Balfour (H, 2) 0.2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
J.P. Howell (H, 2) 2.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0.00
C. Bradford 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
HBP - O Cabrera (by S Kazmir).
Pitches-strikes - M Buehrle 101-70; O Dotel 7-5; M Thornton 8-5; S Kazmir 98-64; G Balfour 14-11; J Howell 27-19; C Bradford 20-18.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Buehrle 12-6; O Dotel 1-0; M Thornton 1-0; S Kazmir 5-7; G Balfour 1-1; J Howell 1-2; C Bradford 2-0.
Batters faced - M Buehrle 30; O Dotel 3; M Thornton 2; S Kazmir 27; G Balfour 4; J Howell 7; C Bradford 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--C.B. Bucknor. 1B--Ron Kulpa. 2B--Jeff Kellogg. 3B--Gary Darling. LF--Eric Cooper. RF--Joe West.
Time: 3:10.
Attendance: 35,257.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Friday, Oct 3, 2008 9:22 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi White Sox
J. Dye Jermaine Dye
4-5
 Tampa Bay
D. Navarro Dioner Navarro
2-4
2 RBI
 MLB Box Scores
Fri Oct 3, 2008
Chi White Sox 2
Tampa Bay 6
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Boston 7
LA Angels 5
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