Kansas City 4, Chi White Sox 2
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi White Sox 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 8 0
Kansas City 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 X 4 9 0
WP: L. Mendoza (7-8) S: G. Holland (5)
LP: C. Sale (14-4)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Kansas City
- L. Cain homered to deep left
Top 4th: Chi White Sox
- P. Konerko homered to deep left
Top 5th: Chi White Sox
- G. Beckham singled to shallow right, A. Ramirez scored, G. Beckham out at second
Bot 6th: Kansas City
- B. Butler homered to deep left
Bot 7th: Kansas City
- S. Perez doubled to deep left, M. Moustakas and A. Escobar scored, B. Butler to third
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. De Aza cf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .281
    D. Wise ph-cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .278
K. Youkilis 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .237
A. Dunn 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 .206
P. Konerko dh 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 2 .315
A. Rios rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .306
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .296
A. Ramirez ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .262
D. Viciedo lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .256
G. Beckham 2b 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .227
 Totals 33 2 8 2 1 1 10 0 12  
 Batting
2B - A Pierzynski (14, G Holland); A Ramirez (17, L Mendoza).
HR - P Konerko (19, 4th inning off L Mendoza 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - P Konerko (55), G Beckham (43).
2-out RBI - P Konerko, G Beckham.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Dunn 1, D Viciedo 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - A De Aza (10, 2nd base by L Mendoza/S Perez).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (A Ramirez-G Beckham-A Dunn).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
C. Getz 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .275
    M. Moustakas 3b 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .252
A. Escobar ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .303
A. Gordon lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 .288
B. Butler 1b 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 .302
    E. Hosmer 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233
S. Perez c 4 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .302
L. Cain cf 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 1 3 .268
J. Francoeur rf 1 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 .242
B. Pena dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 .250
T. Abreu 3b-2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .286
 Totals 32 4 9 4 2 5 6 2 16  
 Batting
2B - S Perez 2 (9, C Sale 2).
HR - B Butler (25, 6th inning off C Sale 0 on, 1 Out), L Cain (4, 2nd inning off C Sale 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - B Butler (76), S Perez 2 (19), L Cain (20).
2-out RBI - S Perez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Cain 2, B Pena 2, T Abreu 1.
GIDP - A Escobar.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - A Escobar (23, 2nd base off C Sale/A Pierzynski), L Cain (5, 2nd base off C Sale/A Pierzynski).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - J Francoeur.
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Sale (L, 14-4) 6.2 9 4 4 4 5 2 1.06 2.72  
J. Crain 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.04 1.93  
H. Santiago 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.34 3.57  
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
L. Mendoza (W, 7-8) 7.0 4 2 2 1 6 1 1.40 4.26  
K. Herrera (H, 14) 1.0 2 0 0 0 3 0 1.07 2.51  
G. Holland (S, 5) 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.48 3.14  
IBB - B Butler (by C Sale); J Francoeur 2 (by C Sale 2).
HBP - K Youkilis (by L Mendoza).
Pitches-strikes - C Sale 117-70; J Crain 5-3; H Santiago 19-8; L Mendoza 85-51; K Herrera 24-13; G Holland 13-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Sale 9-6; J Crain 0-1; H Santiago 0-2; L Mendoza 5-9; K Herrera 1-0; G Holland 2-2.
Batters faced - C Sale 32; J Crain 1; H Santiago 4; L Mendoza 25; K Herrera 5; G Holland 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dan Iassogna. 1B--CB Bucknor. 2B--Cory Blaser. 3B--Bill Miller.
Weather: 82 degrees, clear.
Wind: 4 mph, in from right.

Updated on Friday, Aug 17, 2012 11:02 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi White Sox
G. Beckham Gordon Beckham
2-3
1 RBI
 Kansas City
S. Perez Salvador Perez
2-4
2 RBI