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NYY
@ANA
1
2
TOR
@KCR
3
2
CHW
@MIN
0
6
DET
@OAK
3
5
CLE
@SEA
6
10
BAL
@TBD
4
3
BOS
@TEX
7
19
MIL
@ATL
0
4
SDP
@CHC
7
8
LAD
@CIN
4
6
 
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STL
@FLA
0
4
ARI
@MON
1
2
HOU
@NYM
3
1
SFG
@PHI
1
2
COL
@PIT
3
0
Thursday, August 1, 2002,
, Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome
Attendance: 26,270, Time of Game: 2:25
White Sox
0
51-58
 Lost 2 
2nd, 15 GB
at Twins
6
66-43
 Won 2 
1st
W: Eric Milton (13-7)
L: Dan Wright (7-9)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
White Sox       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  3  0
Twins           0  0  5   0  0  0   0  1  X    6  9  0

Chicago White Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Tony Graffanino 2B 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .281 .344 .467 .811 19 11 -0.049 0.47 0.000 -0.049 -0.7 0 2
Aaron Rowand CF 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .210 .234 .355 .589 15 13 -0.003 0.38 0.023 -0.025 -0.2 3 0
Carlos Lee LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .260 .340 .466 .806 24 17 -0.037 0.38 0.000 -0.037 -0.8 1 0
Magglio Ordonez RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .318 .378 .570 .948 12 10 -0.051 0.50 0.000 -0.051 -0.9 3 0
Paul Konerko 1B 3 0 2 0 0 0 3 .310 .362 .526 .888 9 6 0.025 0.43 0.037 -0.012 0.3 4 0
Frank Thomas DH 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .243 .340 .445 .785 16 12 -0.053 0.61 0.002 -0.055 -0.8
Joe Crede 3B 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 .091 .091 .091 .182 16 12 -0.042 0.49 0.000 -0.042 -0.8 2 1
Royce Clayton SS 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .239 .285 .357 .642 8 6 -0.024 0.48 0.009 -0.034 -0.3 2 2 2B
Josh Paul C 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .435 .519 .478 .997 12 7 -0.037 0.45 0.000 -0.037 -0.7 9 0
Dan Wright P 0 0
   Keith Foulke P 0 0
   Matt Ginter P 0 0
Team Totals 31 0 3 0 0 11 31 .097 .097 .129 .226 131 94 -0.271 0.47 0.071 -0.342 -4.9 24 5
2B: R Clayton (14, off E Milton).
TB: R Clayton 2; P Konerko 2.
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 0 for 2.
Fielding
PB: J Paul (1).

Minnesota Twins

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Jacque Jones LF 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 .290 .331 .489 .820 19 12 0.038 0.45 0.070 -0.031 0.8 1 0 2·2B
Cristian Guzman SS 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .259 .281 .364 .645 18 9 0.063 0.64 0.072 -0.008 -0.1 0 2
Corey Koskie 3B 4 0 1 1 0 2 4 .289 .399 .470 .869 16 9 0.058 0.82 0.092 -0.034 0.2 1 2
David Ortiz DH 3 1 1 0 1 0 4 .282 .355 .512 .867 14 7 0.002 0.63 0.023 -0.021 -0.0
Bobby Kielty CF 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .322 .450 .520 .970 16 9 -0.122 0.94 0.001 -0.122 -1.5 1 0
Doug Mientkiewicz 1B 3 1 0 0 1 2 4 .251 .375 .375 .750 16 9 -0.011 0.70 0.019 -0.030 -0.5 6 0
Michael Cuddyer RF 4 1 1 4 0 1 4 .250 .300 .472 .772 12 7 0.213 0.84 0.233 -0.021 2.6 5 0 HR
A.J. Pierzynski C 4 0 3 0 0 1 4 .306 .345 .458 .803 10 9 0.016 0.16 0.019 -0.003 0.7 10 0 2B
Luis Rivas 2B 4 1 0 0 0 1 4 .256 .312 .350 .662 14 9 -0.029 0.25 0.002 -0.030 -0.6 2 1
Eric Milton P 1 0
Team Totals 34 6 9 6 4 9 38 .265 .342 .441 .783 135 80 0.228 0.60 0.531 -0.300 1.6 27 5
2B: J Jones 2 (27, 1 off D Wright, 1 off M Ginter); A Pierzynski (20, off D Wright).
HR: M Cuddyer (2, off D Wright, 3rd inn, 3 on, 2 outs to LF).
TB: A Pierzynski 4; M Cuddyer 4; J Jones 4; C Koskie; D Ortiz; C Guzman.
RBI: M Cuddyer 4 (10); C Koskie (49); J Jones (65).
2-out RBI: M Cuddyer 4; J Jones.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 3 for 10.

Chicago White Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Dan Wright, L (7-9) 6 7 5 5 3 8 1 5.48 29 102 59 28 16 15 7 11 4 0 43 -0.230 0.77 -1.7
Keith Foulke 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 4.13 4 16 9 3 2 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.004 0.05 0.5
Matt Ginter 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 3.47 5 17 12 9 0 3 2 3 2 0 0 0 -0.003 0.03 -0.5
Team Totals 8 9 6 6 4 9 1 6.75 38 135 80 40 18 22 9 16 6 0 43 0 0 -0.229 0.60 -1.6

Minnesota Twins

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Eric Milton, W (13-7) 9 3 0 0 0 11 0 4.60 31 131 94 54 17 23 6 14 3 0 92 0.272 0.47 4.9
Team Totals 9 3 0 0 0 11 0 0.00 31 131 94 54 17 23 6 14 3 0 92 0.272 0.47 4.9
Balks: None.
WP: E Milton 2 (4).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Mike Fichter, 1B - Brian O'Nora, 2B - Tim Welke, 3B - Gary Cederstrom.
Time of Game: 2:25.
Attendance: 26,270.
Start Time Weather: 72° F, Wind 0mph, In Dome.

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b3 1-0 2 123 3,(2-0)  RRRR MIN M. Cuddyer D. Wright 23% 92% Home Run (Fly Ball); Guzman Scores; Ortiz Scores; Mientkiewicz Scores
b3 0-0 0 12- 1,(0-0)  R MIN C. Koskie D. Wright 9% 75% Single to RF (Line Drive); Jones Scores; Guzman to 2B
b3 0-0 0 --- 5,(2-2)  MIN J. Jones D. Wright 7% 62% Double (Line Drive to LF-CF)
b3 1-0 1 1-3 5,(2-2)  O MIN B. Kielty D. Wright -6% 67% Strikeout Swinging
b1 0-0 2 -23 4,(1-2)  O MIN B. Kielty D. Wright -6% 50% Groundout: 1B unassisted

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Twins' Eric Milton facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- 6,(3-2)  O CHW T. Graffanino E. Milton 2% 52% Strikeout Swinging
t1 0-0 1 --- 7,(2-2)  O CHW A. Rowand E. Milton 2% 54% Strikeout Looking
t1 0-0 2 --- 6,(2-2)  O CHW C. Lee E. Milton 1% 55% Popfly: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Twins 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Twins Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Dan Wright facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O MIN J. Jones D. Wright -2% 53% Flyball: CF
b1 0-0 1 --- 5,(3-1)  MIN C. Guzman D. Wright 2% 55% Walk
b1 0-0 1 1-- 5,(2-2)  O MIN C. Koskie D. Wright -3% 52% Strikeout Looking
b1 0-0 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  MIN D. Ortiz D. Wright 2% 54% Single to RF (Line Drive); Guzman to 2B
b1 0-0 2 12- 2,(0-1)  MIN B. Kielty D. Wright 2% 56% Passed Ball; Guzman to 3B; Ortiz to 2B
b1 0-0 2 -23 4,(1-2)  O MIN B. Kielty D. Wright -6% 50% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 0, Twins 0.
Top of the 2nd, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Twins' Eric Milton facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O CHW M. Ordonez E. Milton 2% 52% Flyball: RF
t2 0-0 1 --- 4,(1-2)  CHW P. Konerko E. Milton -3% 50% Single to LF (Line Drive)
t2 0-0 1 1-- 6,(3-2)  O CHW F. Thomas E. Milton 3% 53% Strikeout Swinging
t2 0-0 2 1-- 4,(1-2)  O CHW J. Crede E. Milton 2% 55% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Twins 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Twins Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Dan Wright facing 6-7-8
b2 0-0 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O MIN D. Mientkiewicz D. Wright -2% 53% Strikeout Swinging
b2 0-0 1 --- 6,(3-2)  O MIN M. Cuddyer D. Wright -2% 51% Strikeout Swinging
b2 0-0 2 --- 4,(0-2)  MIN A. Pierzynski D. Wright 1% 52% Single (Ground Ball)
b2 0-0 2 1-- 5,(2-2)  O MIN L. Rivas D. Wright -2% 50% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Twins 0.
Top of the 3rd, White Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Twins' Eric Milton facing 8-9-1
t3 0-0 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O CHW R. Clayton E. Milton 3% 53% Strikeout Looking
t3 0-0 1 --- 5,(3-1)  O CHW J. Paul E. Milton 2% 54% Foul Flyball: RF
t3 0-0 2 --- 7,(3-2)  O CHW T. Graffanino E. Milton 1% 56% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Twins 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Twins Batting, Tied 0-0, White Sox' Dan Wright facing 1-2-3
b3 0-0 0 --- 5,(2-2)  MIN J. Jones D. Wright 7% 62% Double (Line Drive to LF-CF)
b3 0-0 0 -2- 3,(0-2)  MIN C. Guzman D. Wright 3% 65% Single (Ground Ball); Jones stays at 2B
b3 0-0 0 12- 1,(0-0)  R MIN C. Koskie D. Wright 9% 75% Single to RF (Line Drive); Jones Scores; Guzman to 2B
b3 1-0 0 12- 4,(3-0)  O MIN D. Ortiz D. Wright -2% 73% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B; Guzman to 3B
b3 1-0 1 1-3 5,(2-2)  O MIN B. Kielty D. Wright -6% 67% Strikeout Swinging
b3 1-0 2 1-3 6,(3-2)  MIN D. Mientkiewicz D. Wright 2% 68% Walk; Ortiz to 2B
b3 1-0 2 123 3,(2-0)  RRRR MIN M. Cuddyer D. Wright 23% 92% Home Run (Fly Ball); Guzman Scores; Ortiz Scores; Mientkiewicz Scores
b3 5-0 2 --- 3,(0-2)  O MIN A. Pierzynski D. Wright -0% 92% Strikeout Swinging
5 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Twins 5.
Top of the 4th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-5, Twins' Eric Milton facing 2-3-4
t4 0-5 0 --- 4,(0-2)  CHW A. Rowand E. Milton -2% 89% Strikeout Swinging, Wild Pitch; Rowand to 1B
t4 0-5 0 1-- 4,(1-2)  O CHW C. Lee E. Milton 2% 91% Flyball: RF
t4 0-5 1 1-- 2,(0-1)  O CHW M. Ordonez E. Milton 2% 93% Popfly: 1B
t4 0-5 2 1-- 4,(2-1)  O CHW P. Konerko E. Milton 1% 94% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Twins 5.
Bottom of the 4th, Twins Batting, Ahead 5-0, White Sox' Dan Wright facing 9-1-2
b4 5-0 0 --- 3,(2-0)  O MIN L. Rivas D. Wright -0% 94% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
b4 5-0 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O MIN J. Jones D. Wright -0% 93% Groundout: 3B-1B
b4 5-0 2 --- 5,(3-1)  O MIN C. Guzman D. Wright -0% 93% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Twins 5.
Top of the 5th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-5, Twins' Eric Milton facing 6-7-8
t5 0-5 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O CHW F. Thomas E. Milton 1% 94% Strikeout Swinging
t5 0-5 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O CHW J. Crede E. Milton 1% 95% Strikeout Swinging
t5 0-5 2 --- 3,(1-1)  CHW R. Clayton E. Milton -1% 94% Double (Line Drive to LF-CF)
t5 0-5 2 -2- 3,(1-1)  O CHW J. Paul E. Milton 1% 96% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Twins 5.
Bottom of the 5th, Twins Batting, Ahead 5-0, White Sox' Dan Wright facing 3-4-5
b5 5-0 0 --- 5,(3-1)  O MIN C. Koskie D. Wright -0% 95% Flyball: CF
b5 5-0 1 --- 6,(3-2)  MIN D. Ortiz D. Wright 0% 96% Walk
b5 5-0 1 1-- 1,(0-0)  O MIN B. Kielty D. Wright -0% 95% Flyball: RF
b5 5-0 2 1-- 5,(2-2)  O MIN D. Mientkiewicz D. Wright -0% 95% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Twins 5.
Top of the 6th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-5, Twins' Eric Milton facing 1-2-3
t6 0-5 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O CHW T. Graffanino E. Milton 1% 96% Flyball: RF
t6 0-5 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O CHW A. Rowand E. Milton 1% 97% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 0-5 2 --- 10,(3-2)  O CHW C. Lee E. Milton 0% 97% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Twins 5.
Bottom of the 6th, Twins Batting, Ahead 5-0, White Sox' Dan Wright facing 7-8-9
b6 5-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O MIN M. Cuddyer D. Wright -0% 97% Groundout: SS-1B
b6 5-0 1 --- 2,(1-0)  MIN A. Pierzynski D. Wright 1% 97% Double (Line Drive to LF-CF)
b6 5-0 1 -2- 1,(0-0)  MIN L. Rivas D. Wright 0% 98% Fielder's Choice 3B; Pierzynski stays at 2B; Rivas to 1B
b6 5-0 1 12- 6,(2-2)  O MIN J. Jones D. Wright -0% 97% Strikeout Swinging
b6 5-0 2 12- 2,(1-0)  O MIN C. Guzman D. Wright -1% 97% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. White Sox 0, Twins 5.
Top of the 7th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-5, Twins' Eric Milton facing 4-5-6
t7 0-5 0 --- 2,(0-1)  O CHW M. Ordonez E. Milton 1% 98% Popfly: 2B
t7 0-5 1 --- 1,(0-0)  CHW P. Konerko E. Milton -1% 96% Single (Line Drive to CF-RF)
t7 0-5 1 1-- 6,(0-2)  O CHW F. Thomas E. Milton 1% 98% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
t7 0-5 2 1-- 6,(1-2)  CHW J. Crede E. Milton -0% 98% Wild Pitch; Thomas to 2B
t7 0-5 2 -2- 8,(2-2)  O CHW J. Crede E. Milton 1% 98% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Twins 5.
Bottom of the 7th, Twins Batting, Ahead 5-0, White Sox' Keith Foulke facing 3-4-5
Keith Foulke replaces Dan Wright pitching
b7 5-0 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O MIN C. Koskie K. Foulke -0% 98% Strikeout Swinging
b7 5-0 1 --- 3,(0-2)  O MIN D. Ortiz K. Foulke -0% 98% Foul Flyball: 3B
b7 5-0 2 --- 6,(3-2)  MIN B. Kielty K. Foulke 0% 98% Walk
b7 5-0 2 1-- 2,(1-0)  O MIN D. Mientkiewicz K. Foulke -0% 98% Foul Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Twins 5.
Top of the 8th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-5, Twins' Eric Milton facing 8-9-1
t8 0-5 0 --- 2,(1-0)  O CHW R. Clayton E. Milton 1% 99% Flyball: RF
t8 0-5 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O CHW J. Paul E. Milton 0% 99% Strikeout Swinging
t8 0-5 2 --- 3,(1-1)  O CHW T. Graffanino E. Milton 0% 99% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Twins 5.
Bottom of the 8th, Twins Batting, Ahead 5-0, White Sox' Matt Ginter facing 7-8-9
Matt Ginter replaces Keith Foulke pitching
b8 5-0 0 --- 2,(0-1)  O MIN M. Cuddyer M. Ginter -0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
b8 5-0 1 --- 1,(0-0)  MIN A. Pierzynski M. Ginter 0% 99% Single to LF (Line Drive)
b8 5-0 1 1-- 5,(1-2)  O MIN L. Rivas M. Ginter -0% 99% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b8 5-0 2 1-- 6,(3-2)  R MIN J. Jones M. Ginter 0% 100% Double to LF (Line Drive); Rivas Scores
b8 6-0 2 -2- 3,(1-1)  O MIN C. Guzman M. Ginter -0% 100% Flyball: RF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. White Sox 0, Twins 6.
Top of the 9th, White Sox Batting, Behind 0-6, Twins' Eric Milton facing 2-3-4
t9 0-6 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O CHW A. Rowand E. Milton 0% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
t9 0-6 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O CHW C. Lee E. Milton 0% 100% Foul Flyball: P
t9 0-6 2 --- 5,(1-2)  O CHW M. Ordonez E. Milton 0% 100% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. White Sox 0, Twins 6.

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