Detroit 8, Chi White Sox 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(75-67)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 2 0 8 14 0
Chi White Sox 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 1 6 9 0
WP: M. Scherzer (16-6) S: J. Valverde (30)
LP: G. Floyd (9-10)
(76-66)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 4th: Chi White Sox
- K. Youkilis homered to deep left
Top 5th: Detroit
- O. Infante grounded out to shortstop, B. Boesch scored, J. Peralta to third
- A. Jackson singled to left, J. Peralta scored
- M. Cabrera singled to shallow right, A. Jackson scored, A. Dirks to second
Top 7th: Detroit
- P. Fielder homered to deep right, A. Dirks and M. Cabrera scored
Top 8th: Detroit
- A. Avila doubled to right, J. Peralta scored
- A. Jackson doubled to left, A. Avila scored
Bot 8th: Chi White Sox
- A. De Aza singled to shallow right, D. Johnson scored, O. Hudson to third
- K. Youkilis homered to deep left, O. Hudson and A. De Aza scored
Bot 9th: Chi White Sox
- A. Ramirez grounded out to shortstop, A. Rios scored
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. Jackson cf 5 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 .309
A. Dirks lf 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 1 .319
M. Cabrera 3b 5 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 .328
P. Fielder 1b 5 1 1 3 1 0 1 0 4 .305
D. Young dh 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .271
B. Boesch rf 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .244
    A. Garcia rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .312
J. Peralta ss 3 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .252
A. Avila c 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .244
O. Infante 2b 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .261
 Totals 38 8 14 8 1 3 8 0 14  
 Batting
2B - A Jackson (24, D Axelrod); A Avila (19, D Axelrod).
HR - P Fielder (26, 7th inning off L Septimo 2 on, 2 Out).
S - A Avila.
RBI - A Jackson 2 (57), M Cabrera (118), P Fielder 3 (98), A Avila (41), O Infante (15).
2-out RBI - A Jackson, M Cabrera, P Fielder 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - P Fielder 1, D Young 1.
GIDP - A Jackson, M Cabrera.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Peralta-O Infante-P Fielder).
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. De Aza lf 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .278
K. Youkilis 3b 4 2 2 4 2 0 0 0 0 .236
D. Wise cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .276
P. Konerko 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .310
A. Rios rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .293
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .280
A. Ramirez ss 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .272
D. Johnson dh 3 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 .500
    R. Olmedo pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .207
O. Hudson 2b 3 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 2 .182
 Totals 34 6 9 6 2 2 11 1 4  
 Batting
HR - K Youkilis 2 (18, 4th inning off M Scherzer 0 on, 1 Out, 8th inning off J Benoit 2 on, 1 Out).
RBI - A De Aza (48), K Youkilis 4 (56), A Ramirez (67).
GIDP - A Rios.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
SB - A Rios (21, 2nd base off J Valverde/A Avila).
CS - D Wise (2, 2nd base by M Scherzer/A Avila).
 
 Fielding
PB - A Pierzynski.
DP - 2 (O Hudson-P Konerko, K Youkilis-O Hudson-P Konerko).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
M. Scherzer (W, 16-6) 6.0 4 1 1 0 7 1 1.26 3.77  
B. Villarreal 1.1 1 2 2 2 1 0 1.14 2.37  
J. Benoit 0.2 2 2 2 0 2 1 1.10 3.36  
J. Valverde (S, 30) 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 1.22 3.62  
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
G. Floyd (L, 9-10) 4.2 4 3 3 1 7 0 1.42 4.59  
H. Santiago 2.0 3 1 1 2 1 0 1.38 3.49  
B. Omogrosso 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.17 3.75  
L. Septimo 0.1 2 1 1 0 0 1 1.09 5.73  
D. Axelrod 1.0 4 2 2 0 0 0 1.46 5.29  
D. Veal 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.41 0.93  
B. Myers 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.32 3.97  
Pitches-strikes - M Scherzer 115-77; B Villarreal 19-8; J Benoit 19-13; J Valverde 15-10; G Floyd 69-44; H Santiago 51-32; B Omogrosso 2-1; L Septimo 12-6; D Axelrod 20-14; D Veal 1-1; B Myers 6-4.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Scherzer 4-8; B Villarreal 1-1; J Benoit 0-1; J Valverde 3-1; G Floyd 7-2; H Santiago 3-2; B Omogrosso 0-0; L Septimo 2-1; D Axelrod 4-0; D Veal 0-0; B Myers 1-0.
Batters faced - M Scherzer 21; B Villarreal 6; J Benoit 4; J Valverde 5; G Floyd 19; H Santiago 10; B Omogrosso 1; L Septimo 3; D Axelrod 6; D Veal 1; B Myers 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Todd Tichenor. 1B--Tony Randazzo. 2B--Bob Davidson. 3B--Brian Gorman.
Weather: 82 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, in from right.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 12, 2012 11:51 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
A. Jackson Austin Jackson
3-5
2 RBI
 Chi White Sox
K. Youkilis Kevin Youkilis
2-4, 2 HR
4 RBI