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Game Preview: NYY @ CHW, 2:05pm, Sunday, August 2, 2009 @U.S. Cellular Field

Yankees, 62-42, 1st, ½ up

SP: C.C. Sabathia (28, LHP, 10-7, 3.83)

2009 Gamelogs / 2009 Splits / vs. CHW Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2009 (10-7) 148.0 133 67 63 43 109 12 3.83
2008 (17-10) 253.0 223 85 76 59 251 19 2.70
2007 (19-7) 241.0 238 94 86 37 209 20 3.21
Last 7 GS 4-3 46.0 48 22 21 12 39 4 4.11 52
2009-07-28 @TBR L 5.2 9 6 5 2 6 1 109 33
2009-07-23 OAK W 7.0 9 3 3 0 4 0 109 51
2009-07-18 DET W 7.0 5 0 0 3 4 0 114 68
2009-07-12 @LAA L 6.2 9 5 5 3 6 0 114 39
2009-07-07 @MIN W 7.0 3 1 1 1 3 1 100 69
2009-07-02 SEA L 5.2 10 6 6 3 8 1 107 30
2009-06-26 @NYM W 7.0 3 1 1 0 8 1 99 75
Last 5 v.CHW 1-1 35.1 31 15 14 12 36 6 3.57 58
2008-07-02 @CHW ND 8.0 7 5 4 2 5 2 123 53
2008-05-20 @CHW L 7.0 7 2 2 1 8 2 110 62
2008-03-31 CHW ND 5.1 6 5 5 3 7 2 100 40
2007-08-08 @CHW ND 7.0 6 2 2 3 6 0 106 60
2007-04-15 CHW W 8.0 5 1 1 3 10 0 110 75
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   35-17   Road:   27-25   ExtrInn: 4-3 
 vsRHP:  41-29   vsLHP:  21-13   1-Run:  15-12
 vsEast: 20-18   vsCntrl:19-8    vsWest: 13-8  IL:10-8 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
104 Sat, Aug  1  @CHW  L   4-14      62-42  1st  0.5 up
103 Fri, Jul 31  @CHW  L   5-10      62-41  1st  1.5 up
102 Thu, Jul 30  @CHW  L   2-3       62-40  1st  2.5 up
101 Wed, Jul 29  @TBR  W   6-2       62-39  1st  3.5 up
100 Tue, Jul 28  @TBR  L   2-6       61-39  1st  2.5 up
 99 Mon, Jul 27  @TBR  W  11-4       61-38  1st  2.5 up
 98 Sun, Jul 26   OAK  W   7-5       60-38  1st  2.5 up
 97 Sat, Jul 25   OAK  L   4-6       59-38  1st  1.5 up
 96 Fri, Jul 24   OAK  W   8-3       59-37  1st  2.5 up
 95 Thu, Jul 23   OAK  W   6-3       58-37  1st  2.5 up
 Last 10: 5-5    Last 20:12-8    Last 30:20-10
WhiteSox, 54-51, 2nd, 1½ GB, 8 GB in WC

SP: Mark Buehrle (30, LHP, 11-4, 3.45)

2009 Gamelogs / 2009 Splits / vs. NYY Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2009 (11-4) 140.2 127 57 54 27 79 17 3.45
2008 (15-12) 218.2 240 106 92 52 140 22 3.79
2007 (10-9) 201.0 208 86 81 45 115 22 3.63
Last 7 GS 4-2 47.0 42 23 21 6 21 5 4.02 53
2009-07-28 @MIN L 6.1 5 5 5 1 3 0 97 45
2009-07-23 TBR W 9.0 0 0 0 0 6 0 116 93
2009-07-18 BAL W 7.1 8 1 1 0 4 0 110 62
2009-07-12 @MIN L 3.1 10 8 8 1 1 3 63 8
2009-07-07 CLE W 7.0 7 3 3 1 3 2 107 53
2009-07-02 @KCR W 8.1 6 1 1 0 1 0 100 68
2009-06-27 CHC ND 5.2 6 5 3 3 3 0 108 41
Last 5 v.NYY 1-3 25.0 36 25 22 7 14 1 7.92 36
2008-09-15 @NYY ND 6.0 6 2 2 0 6 1 101 58
2007-06-05 NYY L 6.0 11 5 5 1 2 0 90 31
2006-07-15 @NYY L 3.0 8 8 7 2 1 0 51 12
2004-04-20 NYY L 2.0 8 8 8 2 1 0 57 7
2004-04-10 @NYY W 8.0 3 2 0 2 4 0 117 74
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   30-23   Road:   24-28   ExtrInn: 1-3 
 vsRHP:  34-39   vsLHP:  20-12   1-Run:  13-18
 vsEast: 13-11   vsCntrl:23-25   vsWest:  7-9  IL:11-6 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
105 Sat, Aug  1   NYY  W  14-4       54-51  2nd  1.5 gb
104 Fri, Jul 31   NYY  W  10-5       53-51  2nd  1.5 gb
103 Thu, Jul 30   NYY  W   3-2       52-51  3rd  2.5 gb
102 Wed, Jul 29  @MIN  L   2-3       51-51  3rd  3.0 gb
101 Tue, Jul 28  @MIN  L   3-5       51-50  2nd  2.0 gb
100 Mon, Jul 27  @MIN  L   3-4       51-49  2nd  2.0 gb
 99 Sun, Jul 26  @DET  W   5-1       51-48  2nd  2.0 gb
 98 Sat, Jul 25  @DET  L   3-4 (10)  50-48  2nd  3.0 gb
 97 Fri, Jul 24  @DET  L   3-4       50-47  2nd  2.0 gb
 96 Fri, Jul 24  @DET  L   1-5       50-46  2nd  2.0 gb
 Last 10: 4-6    Last 20:10-10   Last 30:17-13
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Fri, Jul 31, 2009 CHW 10  NYY  5        W:Tony Pena (6-3), L: David Robertson (1-1), S: none
Thu, Jul 30, 2009 CHW  3  NYY  2        W:Matt Thornton (5-2), L: Philip Hughes (4-3), S: none

Thu, Sep 18, 2008 NYY  9  CHW  2        W:Mike Mussina (18-9), L: Javier Vazquez (12-14), S: none
Wed, Sep 17, 2008 NYY  5  CHW  1        W:Brian Bruney (3-0), L: Clayton Richard (2-5), S: none
Tue, Sep 16, 2008 CHW  6 @NYY  2        W:Gavin Floyd (16-7), L: Andy Pettitte (13-14), S: none
Mon, Sep 15, 2008 NYY  4  CHW  2        W:Phil Coke (1-0), L: Ehren Wassermann (1-2), S: Mariano Rivera (36)
Thu, Apr 24, 2008 CHW  7  NYY  6        W:Bobby Jenks (1-0), L: Joba Chamberlain (1-1), S: none
Wed, Apr 23, 2008 NYY  6 @CHW  4        W:Mike Mussina (2-3), L: Javier Vazquez (3-2), S: Mariano Rivera (6)
Tue, Apr 22, 2008 NYY  9 @CHW  5        W:Chien-Ming Wang (4-0), L: Jose Contreras (1-2), S: none
Thu, Aug 02, 2007 CHW 13 @NYY  9        W:Boone Logan (2-0), L: Jeff Karstens (0-2), S: none
Season Series: 2009 - CHW leads 3-0; 2008 - NYY won 5-2; 2007 - NYY won 6-4; All-Time - NYY leads 1039-823

Key for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids on the next pageKey for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids Below

Batter vs. Pitcher totals are career totals. All others are year-to-date.

PA - Plate Appearances (AB+BB+HBP+SH+SF+CI)
BF - Batters Faced
BA - Batting Average
OBP - On-Base Percentage
SLG - Slugging Percentage
Last 28d - PA and OPS in the last 28 days.
SB/CS - Stolen Bases and Caught Stealing
HR/E - Home Runs and Errors Made
ERA-K/9 - Earned Run Average and SO per 9 IP
Total - Team totals for those categories.
Usage - See the note below the grid.
OPS - On-Base Percentage + Slugging Percentage (a good single number for measuring a player's hitting, avg. is .750 or so)
RA/G & RS/G - Runs scored and allowed per game.
PA/vRH - Plate Appearances overall/PA's vs. Right-handed Pitchers
Catcher Def. - Catcher Defense with each catcher's Stolen Bases, Caught Stealings, and Passed Balls allowed.
G/S/vB or G/S/vP - Links to the player's 2009 gamelogs, splits, or career batter vs. pitcher results
vLH/vRH - OPS vs. left-handed pitchers and vs. right-handed pitchers
Hm or Rd, Home or Road - OPS or OPS allowed in home or road games.
OF G: LF / CF / RF - A - Outfielders with the games played by position and their total number of assists
vs LHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against left-handed batters
vs RHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against right-handed batters
HR/SB/CS - Pitcher's Home Runs, Stolen Bases and Caught Stealings allowed

MLB Best, Middle, Worst

Stat

Best

Middle

Worst

RS/G

LAA  5.60

FLA  4.52

SDP  3.76

RA/G

SFG  3.68

FLA  4.60

WSN  5.47

BA

I. Suzuki  .363

D. Span  .289

R. Cedeno  .168

OBP

A. Pujols  .443

R. Branyan  .363

R. Cedeno  .214

SLG

A. Pujols  .674

S. Victorino  .473

A. Casilla  .208

OPS

A. Pujols  1.117

G. Beckham  .834

A. Casilla  .472

ERA

Z. Greinke  2.08

J. Shields  3.87

J. Geer  5.96

K/9IP

T. Lincecum  11.08

R. Wolf  6.65

J. Lannan  3.66

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Yankees Batters (5.51 RS/G) vs. WhiteSox Pitchers (4.50 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 56.Buehrle*
G/S/vB
53.Carrasco
G/S/vB
52.Contreras
G/S/vB
50.Danks*
G/S/vB
26.Dotel
G/S/vB
34.Floyd
G/S/vB
45.Jenks
G/S/vB
71.Linebrink
G/S/vB
57.Pena
G/S/vB
37.Thornton*
G/S/vB
67.Williams*
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
53.Cabrera# G/S/vP 5/.400 2/.000 14/.398 6/.833 1/no AB 8/1.500 6/.583 1/2.000 2/.000 2/.000 ··· 326/220 .287/.353/.443/.796 .873/.760 .783 74/.859 5/2 9/3
24.Cano* G/S/vP 3/1.667 4/1.000 18/.778 2/4.000 1/.000 10/.300 6/.334 1/no AB 1/.000 10/.300 ··· 435/293 .307/.343/.498/.840 .897/.812 .831 93/.917 4/5 16/4
18.Damon* G/S/vP 50/.584 11/.977 31/.693 4/.500 4/1.250 12/1.875 4/.500 2/3.500 1/.000 6/1.500 ··· 417/286 .278/.368/.496/.864 .737/.924 .772 85/.705 8/0 17/4
28.Duncan G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 2/5.000 ··· 1/5.000 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· / /// / / / /
14.Hinske* G/S/vP 15/.762 7/2.238 20/.616 2/.000 4/1.833 3/.000 3/.000 1/.000 1/no AB 7/1.429 ··· 150/116 .268/.380/.480/.860 1.013/.817 .819 24/1.464 0/0 6/0
2.Jeter G/S/vP 26/.920 8/.393 21/.686 6/.334 6/.533 13/.523 3/.000 2/.500 1/.000 6/1.166 ··· 457/332 .321/.397/.454/.851 1.124/.752 .808 110/.921 19/4 11/6
55.Matsui* G/S/vP 11/.473 6/1.467 18/.952 5/.650 7/1.071 8/.821 5/.200 3/.333 1/.000 9/.222 ··· 330/232 .260/.364/.491/.855 .913/.829 .927 79/.839 0/0 15/
26.Molina G/S/vP 15/1.082 1/2.000 5/.750 ··· 1/.000 8/.375 1/.000 ··· ··· 3/1.666 ··· 61/49 .255/.317/.364/.680 .900/.626 .791 12/.523 0/0 1/1
20.Posada# G/S/vP 19/.380 5/.000 12/.750 5/2.550 3/.667 2/1.000 6/.500 3/.000 1/.000 8/.661 ··· 278/193 .277/.356/.500/.856 .875/.848 .721 79/.833 1/0 13/5
12.Ransom G/S/vP 2/.000 ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· ··· 4/.250 ··· ··· ··· 82/45 .200/.268/.347/.615 .508/.704 .525 21/.793 2/0 0/4
13.Rodriguez G/S/vP 28/.526 8/.542 19/.833 5/.000 9/1.000 8/.250 3/.667 3/3.500 1/2.000 6/.333 ··· 314/233 .254/.389/.512/.900 .963/.879 .908 93/.821 7/1 19/6
33.Swisher# G/S/vP 20/.993 ··· 12/1.083 3/2.000 ··· 3/.000 3/.333 1/.000 ··· 8/1.375 ··· 381/251 .239/.367/.479/.846 .827/.850 .964 76/.849 0/0 17/6
25.Teixeira# G/S/vP 34/.853 10/.956 9/.730 3/1.000 6/1.300 7/.310 5/.400 3/.000 1/.000 9/.333 ··· 456/323 .281/.377/.551/.928 .906/.918 .829 105/.879 1/0 26/1
IP 140.2 64.1 90.0 119.1 40.1 137.0 36.1 36.1 43.1 43.2 1.1 TOTAL .276/.359/.472/.831 .868/.816 .816 .859 70/20 153/71
ERA-K/9 3.45/5.1 4.06/5.9 4.80/6.8 4.00/7.5 2.90/11.4 4.07/7.6 4.21/9.2 2.48/8.7 4.57/6.9 2.89/11.3 0.00/6.9 4.11/7.2

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 560/.246 283/.291 395/.255 482/.239 178/.215 570/.237 155/.261 161/.273 192/.282 175/.228 3/.000 .255
OPS .690 .752 .728 .694 .716 .662 .739 .774 .745 .662 .000 .727
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 149/.745 124/.897 202/.699 141/.720 55/.803 295/.635 77/.865 64/.653 91/.886 72/.527 3/.000 .746
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 411/.670 159/.644 193/.757 341/.683 123/.677 275/.690 78/.615 97/.851 101/.622 103/.757 / .716
Home 323/.608 173/.760 180/.693 227/.702 89/.628 277/.593 88/.792 84/.707 97/.706 90/.531 /
Last 28d days 128/.707 75/.985 106/.748 80/.738 34/.564 110/.646 38/1.016 28/.989 42/.610 40/.697 3/.000
HR/SB/CS 17/1/1 4/1/2 8/15/0 13/10/4 4/13/0 13/13/2 5/8/0 5/7/0 4/2/2 4/1/3 0/0/0 103/84/18
Usage ····X··· ·X··o··o ···X···· X····X·· ·X··X··X ··X····X o······X ·X···o·· oX·X··o· o·X····o o··o····
WhiteSox Batters (4.64 RS/G) vs. Yankees Pitchers (4.86 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 52.Sabathia*
G/S/vB
91.Aceves
G/S/vB
38.Bruney
G/S/vB
34.Burnett
G/S/vB
62.Chamberlain
G/S/vB
48.Coke*
G/S/vB
65.Hughes
G/S/vB
39.Melancon
G/S/vB
45.Mitre
G/S/vB
46.Pettitte*
G/S/vB
42.Rivera
G/S/vB
30.Robertson
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
15.Beckham G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 1/.000 2/.000 3/1.667 ··· 1/.000 196/141 .302/.369/.465/.834 .992/.772 .557 94/.900 4/4 5/9
27.Castro G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 7/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 4/1.833 3/.666 ··· 131/90 .224/.313/.397/.710 .664/.730 .681 17/.567 0/0 5/5
23.Dye G/S/vP 59/1.080 3/.666 2/.000 12/.500 2/.000 1/.000 4/.000 ··· 6/.833 29/.774 14/.297 1/no AB 389/290 .281/.357/.533/.891 .807/.918 .897 91/.778 0/2 23/4
17.Getz* G/S/vP ··· 1/2.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/1.000 2/1.000 ··· 1/.000 311/260 .266/.323/.369/.691 .766/.677 .708 63/.888 17/1 2/7
14.Konerko G/S/vP 74/.628 1/no AB 2/.500 12/1.500 2/.000 1/.000 4/1.000 1/.000 8/.700 37/.993 14/1.096 1/no AB 413/301 .286/.344/.499/.842 1.095/.751 .882 92/.844 0/0 20/3
30.Kotsay* G/S/vP 15/.690 3/.666 1/2.000 13/1.007 1/3.000 1/.000 2/.000 ··· 2/.000 8/.250 7/.000 1/.000 91/76 .221/.253/.279/.532 .267/.586 .570 38/.272 2/1 1/0
18.Lillibridge G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 3/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 79/53 .162/.260/.191/.451 .414/.469 .356 / 4/1 0/2
5.Nix G/S/vP 3/.000 1/no AB ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/.500 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 143/60 .225/.294/.442/.736 .858/.558 .532 41/.617 6/0 7/5
12.Pierzynski* G/S/vP 24/.500 3/.666 3/1.334 15/.204 1/.000 3/.000 3/.666 1/2.000 7/.429 22/.773 13/.321 1/2.000 336/249 .311/.336/.460/.796 .648/.849 .696 79/.829 1/0 11/4
22.Podsednik* G/S/vP 5/.000 2/1.000 2/.000 10/.733 ··· ··· ··· ··· 5/1.467 6/3.333 4/.000 1/.000 348/247 .298/.354/.387/.741 .742/.741 .756 94/.649 16/9 4/2
20.Quentin G/S/vP 7/.714 1/.000 ··· ··· 2/1.500 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 2/5.000 5/.400 2/.000 1/3.000 198/147 .220/.313/.439/.752 .638/.792 .755 47/.658 1/0 10/1
10.Ramirez G/S/vP 9/.819 3/.666 1/.000 3/.333 ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· ··· 3/2.667 1/.000 ··· 402/303 .273/.328/.399/.727 .972/.648 .779 88/.698 12/3 11/13
25.Thome* G/S/vP 24/.821 4/.000 2/.500 32/.788 3/.000 1/.000 4/.833 1/.000 2/2.000 31/.576 20/.950 1/.000 323/243 .253/.393/.490/.884 .802/.911 .857 73/.854 0/0 17/
31.Wise* G/S/vP ··· 3/1.666 1/.000 ··· 2/1.000 2/1.000 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 119/105 .193/.235/.312/.547 .955/.504 .625 34/.576 2/3 1/0
IP 148.0 48.1 20.2 132.0 110.2 43.1 62.1 10.0 13.2 127.2 43.1 29.0 TOTAL .261/.331/.419/.750 .803/.730 .724 .744 67/32 123/87
ERA-K/9 3.83/6.6 3.54/7.1 6.10/10.9 3.89/8.0 3.58/7.9 4.98/7.1 3.47/9.1 3.60/5.4 7.90/3.9 4.51/6.6 2.08/10.2 3.72/12.4 4.40/7.5

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 609/.242 198/.227 85/.250 545/.233 483/.254 169/.201 260/.226 41/.200 66/.393 554/.273 165/.194 123/.208 .253
OPS .675 .670 .837 .708 .750 .657 .687 .631 .916 .759 .537 .694 .748
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 135/.636 90/.584 44/.660 293/.674 270/.726 93/.610 123/.770 21/.984 38/.934 165/.672 82/.486 55/.631 .732
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 474/.686 108/.741 41/1.042 252/.745 213/.778 76/.714 137/.615 20/.259 28/.893 389/.797 83/.587 68/.745 .760
Road 318/.673 85/.739 43/.719 257/.650 233/.726 76/.796 141/.588 35/.471 18/1.233 223/.669 55/.483 65/.898
Last 28d days 139/.784 55/.709 24/1.640 113/.594 126/.697 30/.959 49/.462 23/.522 66/.916 126/.681 30/.240 42/.793
HR/SB/CS 12/9/6 7/6/2 4/0/0 15/16/8 13/18/7 7/2/1 7/3/1 0/2/0 1/2/0 16/12/6 5/1/0 3/2/2 123/94/39
Usage ····X··· ·X·····o X··o··oo X····X·· ···X···· X·o···o· ··X···X· oX··X··· ·X····X· ··X····X ···o··o· oX···X·o

Usage -- each character represents the number of pitches thrown by the pitcher for yesterday, two days ago, three days ago, ...., up to eight days ago:
· - did not pitch; o - less than 16 pitches; X - at least 16 pitches (the median relief outing)
An Example ( ·X···o·X ): Yesterday off, 16 or more pitches, three days off, less than 16 pitches, day off, 16 or more pitches (8 days ago). Yesterday is in bold for improved scanning.