Kansas City 4, Chi White Sox 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(81-68)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi White Sox 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 9 0
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 4 7 1
WP: G. Holland (7-4)
LP: J. Crain (2-3)
(68-81)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Chi White Sox
- A.J. Pierzynski singled to shallow left, A. De Aza scored, A. Rios to second
Top 2nd: Chi White Sox
- G. Beckham sacrificed to pitcher, D. Johnson to third, A. Ramirez to second, D. Johnson scored, A. Ramirez to third, G. Beckham to second on pitcher J. Guthrie's throwing error
- D. Wise grounded out to first, A. Ramirez scored, G. Beckham to third
Bot 5th: Kansas City
- J. Giavotella tripled to deep left center, M. Moustakas and J. Francoeur scored
Bot 6th: Kansas City
- B. Butler doubled to deep center, A. Gordon scored
Bot 9th: Kansas City
- E. Hosmer singled to left, J. Dyson scored, J. Francoeur to second
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. De Aza lf 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 .279
D. Wise cf 4 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 .277
A. Dunn 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .211
A. Rios rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .300
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .282
K. Youkilis 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .231
D. Johnson dh 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .357
A. Ramirez ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .269
G. Beckham 2b 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239
 Totals 34 3 9 2 0 1 4 0 12  
 Batting
2B - A Rios (36, J Guthrie).
S - G Beckham.
RBI - D Wise (29), A Pierzynski (74).
2-out RBI - A Pierzynski.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Dunn 1, K Youkilis 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
Picked Off - A Ramirez (3rd base, S Perez).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Bourgeois cf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .312
    D. Lough ph-cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235
A. Escobar ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .295
A. Gordon lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .293
B. Butler dh 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .309
    J. Dyson pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .270
S. Perez c 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .300
M. Moustakas 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .247
J. Francoeur rf 2 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 .233
E. Hosmer 1b 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 .240
J. Giavotella 2b 3 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .241
 Totals 33 4 7 4 0 2 7 1 7  
 Batting
2B - B Butler (27, N Jones).
3B - J Giavotella (1, F Liriano).
RBI - B Butler (99), E Hosmer (59), J Giavotella 2 (14).
2-out RBI - E Hosmer, J Giavotella 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Bourgeois 2, M Moustakas 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - J Dyson (27, 2nd base off J Crain/A Pierzynski).
 
 Fielding
E - J Guthrie (2, throw).
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
F. Liriano 5.1 4 3 3 1 3 0 1.44 5.24  
N. Jones (BS, 2) 2.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.40 2.52  
D. Veal 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.43 0.77  
J. Crain (L, 2-3) 0.2 1 1 1 1 1 0 1.18 2.76  
M. Thornton 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.17 3.21  
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Guthrie 6.0 8 3 1 1 4 0 1.10 3.00  
F. Bueno 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.12 2.02  
A. Crow 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.15 3.41  
G. Holland (W, 7-4) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.37 2.84  
WP - F Liriano 2.
IBB - J Francoeur (by J Crain).
HBP - G Beckham (by J Guthrie).
Pitches-strikes - F Liriano 84-51; N Jones 30-17; D Veal 3-3; J Crain 17-10; M Thornton 3-3; J Guthrie 107-70; F Bueno 6-3; A Crow 7-5; G Holland 11-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - F Liriano 7-7; N Jones 2-4; D Veal 0-0; J Crain 0-1; M Thornton 1-0; J Guthrie 8-4; F Bueno 2-1; A Crow 1-2; G Holland 1-3.
Batters faced - F Liriano 21; N Jones 8; D Veal 1; J Crain 4; M Thornton 1; J Guthrie 27; F Bueno 3; A Crow 3; G Holland 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Marty Foster. 1B--Eric Cooper. 2B--Jeff Kellogg. 3B--Tim Timmons.
Weather: 73 degrees, clear.
Wind: 1 mph, varies.

Updated on Friday, Sep 21, 2012 3:13 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi White Sox
A.J. Pierzynski A.J. Pierzynski
2-4
1 RBI
 Kansas City
J. Giavotella Johnny Giavotella
2-3
2 RBI