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LAA 10
CHW  7

CLE  3
TOR  0

TOR  3
@CLE  0

(10)
MIN  7
BOS  3

TBR  7
NYY  1

TEX 13
SEA 12

(10)
CHC 12
SDP  3

CIN  8
FLA  7

MIL  8
STL  3

WSN 10
@NYM  4

PIT  5
ATL  0

ATL  8
@PIT  1

HOU  7
@SFG  3

Standings at end of play this day

Angel Stadium of Anaheim, Attendance: 38,723

Monday, May 12, 2008, 10:05pm
Time of Game: 2:49
White Sox
7
18-20
Lost 2
3rd, 2½ GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
White Sox       0  3  0   1  0  0   0  2  1    7 14  1
Angels          0  2  0   0  4  4   0  0  X   10 14  1
W: N Adenhart (1-0), L: M Buehrle (1-5), S: F Rodriguez (15)
Angels
10
23-17
Won 1
2nd, ½ GB

BATTING

Chicago White Sox            AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
O Cabrera SS                  5   1   1   0    0   1  .228  .569   14    0   4   GDP
C Quentin LF                  4   0   0   0    0   0  .291  .971   18    2   0   
  P Ozuna 3B                  1   0   0   1    0   0  .194  .388    3    0   2   
J Thome DH                    3   0   0   0    2   1  .213  .776   24    0   0   
P Konerko 1B                  5   0   0   0    0   0  .218  .736   13    8   0   GDP
J Dye RF                      5   2   4   0    0   1  .295  .873   27    2   0   2B
A Pierzynski C                4   2   2   1    1   1  .300  .829   18    8   0   2·2B,GDP
N Swisher CF-LF               4   2   2   0    0   0  .209  .656   18    1   0   2B
J Crede 3B                    2   0   2   2    1   0  .262  .825   16    1   1   
  A Ramirez CF                1   0   1   1    0   0  .146  .362    1    0   0   
J Uribe 2B                    3   0   2   2    1   0  .206  .620   19    2   1   GDP

M Buehrle P                                                              0   1
  E Wassermann P                                                         0   0
  B Logan P                                                              0   0
  O Dotel P                                                              0   0
  M Thornton P                                                           0   0
Totals                       37   7  14   7    5   4              171   24   9
BATTING
2B: A Pierzynski 2 (12, off N Adenhart, off C Bootcheck); J Dye (8, off C Bootcheck); N Swisher (4, off N Adenhart).
TB: J Dye 5; A Pierzynski 4; N Swisher 3; J Uribe 2; J Crede 2; A Ramirez; O Cabrera.
GIDP: A Pierzynski (3); J Uribe (1); P Konerko (3); O Cabrera (4).
RBI: J Crede 2 (25); J Uribe 2 (14); A Ramirez (3); A Pierzynski (15); P Ozuna (3).
2-out RBI: J Crede.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 7 for 14.
FIELDING
E: J Crede (7).
Los Angeles Angels           AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
G Matthews LF                 5   2   2   1    0   0  .219  .666   21    2   0   
E Aybar SS                    4   1   2   1    0   0  .298  .708   18    2   4   2B,SH
V Guerrero RF                 5   2   2   4    0   0  .273  .787   13    3   0   HR
T Hunter CF                   5   1   1   0    0   0  .299  .848   12    2   0   
R Quinlan 1B                  2   2   1   0    1   1  .200  .549   14    7   1   
  C Kotchman PH-1B            1   0   1   2    0   0  .311  .864    6    4   0   
G Anderson DH                 4   1   3   1    0   0  .260  .732    9    0   0   3B
M Napoli C                    3   0   0   1    0   2  .240  .866   16    4   0   SF
M Brown 3B                    4   0   0   0    0   4  .111  .333   16    0   4   
S Rodriguez 2B                4   1   2   0    0   1  .241  .554   15    3   6   

N Adenhart P                                                             0   0
  C Bootcheck P                                                          0   0
  S Shields P                                                            0   0
  F Rodriguez P                                                          0   0
Totals                       37  10  14  10    1   8              140   27  15
BATTING
2B: E Aybar (8, off M Buehrle).
3B: G Anderson (2, off M Buehrle).
HR: V Guerrero (4, off M Buehrle; 5th inn, 2 on, 1 out to Deep LF-CF).
SF: M Napoli (1, off M Buehrle).
SH: E Aybar (1, off M Buehrle).
TB: G Anderson 5; V Guerrero 5; E Aybar 3; S Rodriguez 2; G Matthews 2; C Kotchman; T Hunter; R Quinlan.
RBI: V Guerrero 4 (20); C Kotchman 2 (23); G Anderson (22); G Matthews (24); E Aybar (14); M Napoli (16).
2-out RBI: C Kotchman 2; V Guerrero; E Aybar; G Anderson; G Matthews.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 5 for 9.
FIELDING
DP: 4. M Brown-S Rodriguez-C Kotchman; R Quinlan-E Aybar-R Quinlan; M Brown-S Rodriguez-R Quinlan; S Rodriguez-E Aybar-R Quinlan.
PB: M Napoli (1).
E: E Aybar (5).

PITCHING

Chicago White Sox             IP     H   R  ER   BB  SO  HR    ERA   BF  Pit-Str  Ct·Sw·Lk   GB·FB·LD· ?   GmSc  IR-IS   LevI    WPA
M Buehrle, L (1-5)             5.2  10   8   6    1   6   1   5.81   29  102-63   40· 8·15   13· 5· 4· 0     26    -     1.09  -0.51
E Wassermann                   0     2   2   2    0   0   0  30.38    2    4-3     2· 0· 1    1· 0· 1· 0          1-1    0.34  -0.04
B Logan                        0.1   2   0   0    0   1   0   3.14    3   11-7     3· 2· 2    0· 0· 2· 0          2-2    0.25  -0.03
O Dotel                        1     0   0   0    0   1   0   2.93    3   13-7     3· 1· 3    0· 2· 0· 0          0-0    0.02   0.00
M Thornton                     1     0   0   0    0   0   0   3.14    3    9-7     6· 0· 1    3· 0· 0· 0          0-0    0.05   0.00
Totals                         8    14  10   8    1   8   1          40  139-87   54·11·22   17· 7· 7· 0          3-3 
Los Angeles Angels            IP     H   R  ER   BB  SO  HR    ERA   BF  Pit-Str  Ct·Sw·Lk   GB·FB·LD· ?   GmSc  IR-IS   LevI    WPA
N Adenhart, W (1-0)            5.2   9   4   4    3   1   0   9.00   26   98-57   37· 7·13   11· 7· 4· 0     33    -     1.09  -0.17
C Bootcheck, H (1)             1.2   3   2   2    1   2   0  10.61    9   30-19   12· 3· 4    2· 2· 2· 0          2-0    1.09   0.04
S Shields                      1     1   1   1    1   0   0   2.30    4   17-8     5· 0· 3    3· 0· 0· 0          1-0    0.63   0.00
F Rodriguez, S (15)            0.2   1   0   0    0   1   0   2.93    3   20-14    8· 2· 4    2· 0· 0· 0          1-0    0.94   0.04
Totals                         9    14   7   7    5   4   0          42  165-98   62·12·24   18· 9· 6· 0          4-0 
E Wassermann faced 2 batters in the 6th inning.
Balks: None.
WP: B Logan (1); N Adenhart (2); S Shields (1).
IBB: None.
HBP: None.

OTHER

Umpires: HP - Bill Welke, 1B - Chris Guccione, 2B - Tim Welke, 3B - Chuck Meriwether.
Time of Game: 2:49.
Attendance: 38,723.
Weather: 60° F, Wind 8mph , Cloudy, No Precipitation.

LINEUPS

   Chicago White Sox             Los Angeles Angels                   
1. O Cabrera            SS    1. G Matthews           LF 
2. C Quentin            LF    2. E Aybar              SS 
3. J Thome              DH    3. V Guerrero           RF 
4. P Konerko            1B    4. T Hunter             CF 
5. J Dye                RF    5. R Quinlan            1B 
6. A Pierzynski         C     6. G Anderson           DH 
7. N Swisher            CF    7. M Napoli             C  
8. J Crede              3B    8. M Brown              3B 
9. J Uribe              2B    9. S Rodriguez          2B 

   M Buehrle            P        N Adenhart           P  

TOP 5 PLAYS (wpa explanation)

   Inn Out Score RoB  Pt wWPA  wWE  Batter          Pitcher         Play Detail
  +---+---+-----+---+---+----+----++---------------+---------------+--------------------------------------------------------------+
   b 5   1  4-2  -23  2   27%  69% V Guerrero      M Buehrle       Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF-CF); Rodriguez Scores; Matthews Scores
   b 5   2  4-5  1--  1   12%  81% G Anderson      M Buehrle       Triple to CF (Ground Ball); Quinlan Scores
   t 2   1  0-1  123  5  -11%  20% J Uribe         N Adenhart      Single to CF (Fly Ball to Short CF); Pierzynski Scores; Swisher Scores; Crede to 2B
   t 6   2  6-4  123  3   11%  85% O Cabrera       C Bootcheck     Strikeout Swinging
   b 2   2  3-1  12-  6   10%  44% G Matthews      M Buehrle       Single to LF (Line Drive); Anderson Scores; Rodriguez to 2B

PLAY BY PLAY (explanation)

Top of the 1st, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Nick Adenhart facing 1-2-3
  Scr/Out RoB  Pt  wWE  Batter          Play Detail
  +------+---+---+----++---------------+--------------------------------------------------------------+
   O      ---  3   52%  O Cabrera       Groundout: 2B-1B
   O      ---  4   54%  C Quentin       Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
   O      ---  2   55%  J Thome         Flyball: LF (Deep LF Line)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 1st, Angels Batting, Tied 0-0, Mark Buehrle facing 1-2-3
   O      ---  2   53%  G Matthews      Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
          ---  6   55%  E Aybar         Single to CF (Line Drive)
   O      1--  2   53%  V Guerrero      Groundout: 2B-1B; Aybar to 2B
   O      -2-  2   50%  T Hunter        Groundout: P-1B
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Angels 0.

Top of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Nick Adenhart facing 4-5-6
   O      ---  1   52%  P Konerko       Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
          ---  2   50%  J Dye           Single to RF (Line Drive)
          1--  4   46%  A Pierzynski    Walk; Dye to 2B
          12-  4   40%  N Swisher       Single to CF (Line Drive to Short CF); Dye to 3B; Pierzynski to 2B
   R      123  3   31%  J Crede         Single to SS (Ground Ball to Weak SS-2B); Dye Scores; Pierzynski to 3B; Swisher to 2B
   RR     123  5   20%  J Uribe         Single to CF (Fly Ball to Short CF); Pierzynski Scores; Swisher Scores; Crede to 2B
   OO     12-  1   25%  O Cabrera       Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
                  3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 3, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 2nd, Angels Batting, Behind 0-3, Mark Buehrle facing 5-6-7
          ---  5   29%  R Quinlan       Walk
          1--  5   38%  G Anderson      Single to RF (Line Drive to CF-RF); Quinlan to 3B
   RO     1-3  2   34%  M Napoli        Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly (LF Line); Quinlan Scores
   O      1--  3   31%  M Brown         Strikeout Looking
          1--  2   33%  S Rodriguez     Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B); Anderson to 2B
   R      12-  6   44%  G Matthews      Single to LF (Line Drive); Anderson Scores; Rodriguez to 2B
   O      12-  3   39%  E Aybar         Groundout: 3B unassisted/Forceout at 3B (Weak 3B); Matthews to 2B
                  2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 3, Angels 2.

Top of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Ahead 3-2, Nick Adenhart facing 2-3-4
   O      ---  5   41%  C Quentin       Flyball: RF
   O      ---  4   43%  J Thome         Groundout: 2B-1B (2B-1B)
   O      ---  4   44%  P Konerko       Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 3, Angels 2.

Bottom of the 3rd, Angels Batting, Behind 2-3, Mark Buehrle facing 3-4-5
   O      ---  6   41%  V Guerrero      Lineout: LF
   O      ---  3   39%  T Hunter        Flyball: RF
   O      ---  5   38%  R Quinlan       Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 3, Angels 2.

Top of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 3-2, Nick Adenhart facing 5-6-7
          ---  5   34%  J Dye           Single to SS (Ground Ball to Weak 3B)
   OO     1--  1   42%  A Pierzynski    Ground Ball Double Play: 1B-SS-1B (Weak 2B-1B)
          ---  4   39%  N Swisher       Double to LF (Fly Ball to LF Line)
          -2-      39%  J Crede         Wild Pitch; Swisher to 3B
   R      --3  4   29%  " "             Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); Swisher Scores
          1--  3   28%  J Uribe         Single to LF (Line Drive); Crede to 2B
   O      12-  4   31%  O Cabrera       Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B (Weak SS)
                  1 run, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 4, Angels 2.

Bottom of the 4th, Angels Batting, Behind 2-4, Mark Buehrle facing 6-7-8
   O      ---  1   28%  G Anderson      Flyball: CF
   O      ---  6   26%  M Napoli        Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  4   25%  M Brown         Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 4, Angels 2.

Top of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Ahead 4-2, Nick Adenhart facing 2-3-4
   O      ---  6   27%  C Quentin       Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
          ---  5   25%  J Thome         Walk
   OO     1--  3   29%  P Konerko       Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B (Weak 3B)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 4, Angels 2.

Bottom of the 5th, Angels Batting, Behind 2-4, Mark Buehrle facing 9-1-2
          ---  3   34%  S Rodriguez     Single to SS (Ground Ball to Weak SS)
          1--  3   42%  G Matthews      Single to 2B (Ground Ball); Rodriguez to 2B
   O      12-  1   41%  E Aybar         Bunt Groundout: 3B-2B (Short 3B Line); Rodriguez to 3B; Matthews to 2B
   RRR    -23  2   69%  V Guerrero      Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF-CF); Rodriguez Scores; Matthews Scores
   O      ---  2   67%  T Hunter        Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
          ---  4   68%  R Quinlan       Single to 3B (Ground Ball to Weak 3B)
   R      1--  1   81%  G Anderson      Triple to CF (Ground Ball); Quinlan Scores
   O      --3  4   78%  M Napoli        Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
                  4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 4, Angels 6.

Top of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Behind 4-6, Nick Adenhart facing 5-6-7
   O      ---  5   81%  J Dye           Strikeout Looking
          ---  5   76%  A Pierzynski    Double to RF (Line Drive to Deep CF-RF)
   O      -2-  5   80%  N Swisher       Flyball: CF
          -2-  6   79%  J Crede         Walk
                  Chris Bootcheck replaces Nick Adenhart pitching
          12-      76%  J Uribe         Passed Ball; Pierzynski to 3B; Crede to 2B
          -23  4   74%  " "             Walk
   O      123  3   85%  O Cabrera       Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. White Sox 4, Angels 6.

Bottom of the 6th, Angels Batting, Ahead 6-4, Mark Buehrle facing 8-9-1
   O      ---  5   83%  M Brown         Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  6   82%  S Rodriguez     Strikeout Swinging
          ---  5   84%  G Matthews      Reached on E5 (throw) (Ground Ball to Weak 3B); Matthews to 2B
   R      -2-  3   91%  E Aybar         Double to LF (Fly Ball to Deep LF Line); Matthews Scores/unER
                  Ehren Wassermann replaces Mark Buehrle pitching
   R      -2-  2   95%  V Guerrero      Single to CF (Line Drive to Deep CF); Aybar Scores/unER
          1--  2   95%  T Hunter        Single to 3B (Ground Ball to Weak 3B); Guerrero to 2B
                  Boone Logan replaces Ehren Wassermann pitching; Casey Kotchman pinch hits for Robb Quinlan batting 5th
          12-      95%  C Kotchman      Wild Pitch; Guerrero to 3B; Hunter to 2B
   RR     -23  5   98%  " "             Single to CF (Line Drive); Guerrero Scores/Team unER; Hunter Scores/Team unER
          1--  2   99%  G Anderson      Single to RF (Line Drive); Kotchman to 3B
   O      1-3  4   98%  M Napoli        Strikeout Swinging
                  4 runs, 5 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. White Sox 4, Angels 10.

Top of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Behind 4-10, Chris Bootcheck facing 2-3-4
                  Casey Kotchman moves to 1B
   O      ---  3   99%  C Quentin       Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
   O      ---  6   99%  J Thome         Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  1   99%  P Konerko       Lineout: LF
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 4, Angels 10.

Bottom of the 7th, Angels Batting, Ahead 10-4, Octavio Dotel facing 8-9-1
                  Octavio Dotel replaces Boone Logan pitching; Pablo Ozuna replaces Carlos Quentin playing 3B batting 2nd; Nick Swisher moves to LF; Alexei Ramirez replaces Joe Crede playing CF batting 8th
   O      ---  4   99%  M Brown         Strikeout Looking
   O      ---  4   99%  S Rodriguez     Flyball: RF (CF-RF)
   O      ---  5   99%  G Matthews      Popfly: 2B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 4, Angels 10.

Top of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Behind 4-10, Chris Bootcheck facing 5-6-7
          ---  4   98%  J Dye           Double to CF (Line Drive)
   R      -2-  3   97%  A Pierzynski    Double to RF (Fly Ball to Deep CF-RF); Dye Scores
   O      -2-  5   98%  N Swisher       Flyball: CF (Deep CF); Pierzynski to 3B
   R      --3  1   96%  A Ramirez       Single to SS (Ground Ball to Weak SS); Pierzynski Scores
                  Scot Shields replaces Chris Bootcheck pitching
   OO     1--  5   99%  J Uribe         Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B (Weak 3B)
                  2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 6, Angels 10.

Bottom of the 8th, Angels Batting, Ahead 10-6, Matt Thornton facing 2-3-4
                  Matt Thornton replaces Octavio Dotel pitching
   O      ---  5   99%  E Aybar         Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
   O      ---  1   99%  V Guerrero      Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
   O      ---  3   99%  T Hunter        Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 6, Angels 10.

Top of the 9th, White Sox Batting, Behind 6-10, Scot Shields facing 1-2-3
          ---  3   96%  O Cabrera       Single to SS (Ground Ball to Weak SS); Cabrera to 2B/Adv on E6 (throw)
          -2-      96%  P Ozuna         Wild Pitch; Cabrera to 3B
   RO     --3  2   99%  " "             Groundout: 2B-1B; Cabrera Scores
          ---  7   96%  J Thome         Walk
                  Francisco Rodriguez replaces Scot Shields pitching
   O      1--  4   99%  P Konerko       Groundout: 1B unassisted; Thome to 2B
          -2- 11   96%  J Dye           Single to SS (Ground Ball to SS-2B); Thome to 3B
   O      1-3  5  100%  A Pierzynski    Strikeout Looking
        1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. White Sox 7, Angels 10.

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