You Are Here > Baseball-Reference.com > Game Previews > CHW @ OAK, Saturday, August 15, 2009



Game Preview: CHW @ OAK, 4:05pm, Saturday, August 15, 2009 @McAfee Coliseum

WhiteSox, 59-57, 2nd, 2½ GB, 7½ GB in WC

SP: Gavin Floyd (26, RHP, 9-7, 4.06)

2009 Gamelogs / 2009 Splits / vs. OAK Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2009 (9-7) 150.2 136 74 68 51 126 14 4.06
2008 (17-8) 206.1 190 107 88 70 145 30 3.84
2007 (1-5) 70.0 85 45 41 19 49 17 5.27
Last 7 GS 3-2 48.0 38 23 21 13 45 6 3.94 57
2009-08-10 @SEA L 5.2 7 5 5 3 4 1 117 36
2009-08-05 LAA W 8.0 6 2 1 1 6 0 105 69
2009-07-30 NYY ND 7.2 4 1 1 1 10 0 103 76
2009-07-25 @DET ND 6.2 6 2 1 3 7 0 112 60
2009-07-20 TBR W 7.0 3 3 3 2 7 3 99 64
2009-07-11 @MIN W 7.2 8 5 5 0 7 2 103 50
2009-07-04 @KCR L 5.1 4 5 5 3 4 0 96 41
Last 5 v.OAK 1-0 20.0 13 4 3 8 18 2 1.35 65
2009-06-01 OAK ND 7.0 4 2 2 3 8 1 107 66
2008-08-15 @OAK ND 5.2 6 2 1 2 4 1 110 53
2008-07-05 OAK W 7.1 3 0 0 3 6 0 109 75
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   33-27   Road:   26-30   ExtrInn: 2-4 
 vsRHP:  38-41   vsLHP:  21-16   1-Run:  15-19
 vsEast: 13-12   vsCntrl:24-27   vsWest: 11-12 IL:11-6 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
116 Fri, Aug 14  @OAK  W   8-7 (10)  59-57  2nd  2.5 gb
115 Wed, Aug 12  @SEA  L   0-1 (14)  58-57  2nd  2.0 gb
114 Tue, Aug 11  @SEA  W   3-1       58-56  2nd  2.0 gb
113 Mon, Aug 10  @SEA  L   4-6       57-56  2nd  3.0 gb
112 Sun, Aug  9   CLE  L   4-8       57-55  2nd  3.0 gb
111 Sat, Aug  8   CLE  W   8-5       57-54  2nd  2.0 gb
110 Fri, Aug  7   CLE  L   2-6       56-54  2nd  3.0 gb
109 Thu, Aug  6   LAA  L   5-9       56-53  2nd  2.0 gb
108 Wed, Aug  5   LAA  W   6-2       56-52  2nd  1.0 gb
107 Tue, Aug  4   LAA  W   5-4       55-52  2nd  1.0 gb
 Last 10: 5-5    Last 20: 9-11   Last 30:15-15
Athletics, 51-64, 4th, 18 GB, 15 GB in WC

SP: Gio Gonzalez (23, LHP, 4-2, 5.57)

2009 Gamelogs / 2009 Splits / vs. CHW Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2009 (4-2) 51.2 62 34 32 28 55 7 5.57
2008 (1-4) 34.0 32 34 29 25 34 9 7.68
Last 7 GS 4-1 38.1 40 20 20 17 40 6 4.70 50
2009-08-10 @BAL W 6.0 7 0 0 1 5 0 85 62
2009-08-04 TEX W 6.2 3 0 0 3 7 0 97 72
2009-07-30 @BOS ND 5.1 5 3 3 4 8 0 107 50
2009-07-25 @NYY W 6.2 2 1 1 3 6 0 102 69
2009-07-20 MIN ND 2.2 10 11 11 3 1 4 89 -8
2009-07-05 @CLE W 6.0 6 2 2 1 8 1 92 59
2009-06-30 DET L 5.0 7 3 3 2 5 1 84 44
Last 5 v.CHW 0-1 3.1 6 8 7 5 2 3 18.90 15
2008-08-17 CHW L 3.1 6 8 7 5 2 3 88 15
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   26-29   Road:   25-35   ExtrInn: 3-8 
 vsRHP:  36-41   vsLHP:  15-23   1-Run:  11-18
 vsEast: 20-21   vsCntrl:14-12   vsWest: 12-18 IL: 5-13

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
115 Fri, Aug 14   CHW  L   7-8 (10)  51-64  4th 18.0 gb
114 Wed, Aug 12  @BAL  W   6-3       51-63  4th 18.0 gb
113 Tue, Aug 11  @BAL  L   2-3       50-63  4th 18.0 gb
112 Mon, Aug 10  @BAL  W   9-1       50-62  4th 17.0 gb
111 Sun, Aug  9  @KCR  W   6-3       49-62  4th 17.0 gb
110 Sat, Aug  8  @KCR  L   6-12      48-62  4th 18.0 gb
109 Fri, Aug  7  @KCR  W   9-4       48-61  4th 17.0 gb
108 Thu, Aug  6   TEX  L   4-6       47-61  4th 18.0 gb
107 Wed, Aug  5   TEX  W   7-5       47-60  4th 17.0 gb
106 Tue, Aug  4   TEX  W   6-0       46-60  4th 18.0 gb
 Last 10: 6-4    Last 20:11-9    Last 30:15-15
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Fri, Aug 14, 2009 CHW  8 @OAK  7 (10)   W:Octavio Dotel (2-3), L: Craig Breslow (5-6), S: Bobby Jenks (24)
Thu, Jun 04, 2009 OAK  7 @CHW  0        W:Brett Anderson (3-5), L: Mark Buehrle (6-2), S: none
Wed, Jun 03, 2009 OAK  5 @CHW  3        W:Josh Outman (3-0), L: Clayton Richard (2-1), S: Andrew Bailey (3)
Tue, Jun 02, 2009 OAK  5 @CHW  0        W:Vin Mazzaro (1-0), L: Bartolo Colon (3-5), S: none
Mon, Jun 01, 2009 CHW  6  OAK  2        W:Matt Thornton (3-1), L: Craig Breslow (1-4), S: none

Sun, Aug 17, 2008 CHW 13 @OAK  1        W:Javier Vazquez (10-10), L: Gio Gonzalez (1-2), S: none
Sat, Aug 16, 2008 CHW  2 @OAK  1        W:John Danks (10-5), L: Greg Smith (5-12), S: Bobby Jenks (25)
Fri, Aug 15, 2008 OAK  6  CHW  4        W:Huston Street (3-5), L: Horacio Ramirez (1-3), S: none
Sun, Jul 06, 2008 CHW  4  OAK  3        W:John Danks (6-4), L: Rich Harden (5-1), S: Scott Linebrink (1)
Sat, Jul 05, 2008 CHW  6  OAK  1        W:Gavin Floyd (10-4), L: Greg Smith (5-7), S: none
Season Series: 2009 - OAK leads 3-2; 2008 - CHW won 5-4; 2007 - OAK won 5-4; All-Time - CHW leads 1010-953

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  5.70

OAK  4.61

SDP  3.86

RA/G

SFG  3.72

NYY  4.66

WSN  5.41

BA

J. Mauer  .370

M. Montero  .291

A. Casilla  .172

OBP

A. Pujols  .447

E. Longoria  .364

R. Cedeno  .239

SLG

A. Pujols  .686

B. Butler  .475

A. Casilla  .219

OPS

A. Pujols  1.133

M. Prado  .837

A. Casilla  .485

ERA

T. Lincecum  2.19

J. Blanton  3.88

J. Moyer  5.47

K/9IP

T. Lincecum  10.71

D. Davis  6.86

N. Blackburn  3.68

Baseball-Reference.com-- Baseball's History: 1871-Now

WhiteSox Batters (4.63 RS/G) vs. Athletics Pitchers (4.86 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 47.Gonzalez*
G/S/vB
49.Anderson*
G/S/vB
40.Bailey
G/S/vB
56.Breslow*
G/S/vB
53.Cahill
G/S/vB
44.Casilla
G/S/vB
59.Gonzalez
G/S/vB
60.Gray
G/S/vB
52.Marshall*
G/S/vB
54.Mazzaro
G/S/vB
48.Wuertz
G/S/vB
31.Ziegler
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
15.Beckham G/S/vP ··· 6/.833 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/2.000 1/.000 255/182 .302/.374/.473/.847 1.055/.761 1.041 114/.901 5/4 6/11
27.Castro G/S/vP ··· 3/3.500 ··· ··· ··· 1/3.000 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 2/1.000 ··· 144/95 .234/.319/.422/.741 .803/.711 .843 24/.851 0/0 6/5
23.Dye G/S/vP 2/2.500 6/.666 1/.000 2/.000 3/.333 5/.650 ··· ··· ··· 3/.666 3/1.000 3/1.167 433/319 .270/.346/.504/.850 .811/.864 .868 96/.504 0/2 24/5
14.Konerko G/S/vP 2/no AB 6/.533 2/.000 3/.666 3/.000 4/1.750 ··· ··· 1/no AB 3/.000 3/1.334 2/.500 459/329 .277/.342/.483/.825 1.071/.730 .768 104/.650 0/0 21/4
30.Kotsay* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 2/1.000 2/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 107/88 .250/.290/.330/.620 .474/.652 .546 35/.560 2/1 1/0
18.Lillibridge G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 79/53 .162/.260/.191/.451 .414/.469 .532 / 4/1 0/2
5.Nix G/S/vP ··· 5/.200 ··· 2/.000 2/.000 ··· 2/3.000 ··· ··· 2/1.000 2/.000 2/1.000 180/84 .224/.322/.436/.758 .816/.690 .883 60/.753 7/0 8/9
12.Pierzynski* G/S/vP 3/.666 3/.666 ··· 5/.000 2/2.500 2/.500 1/no AB ··· 2/.500 3/.333 2/.000 1/.000 376/277 .310/.340/.458/.799 .711/.830 .858 83/.872 1/0 12/4
22.Podsednik* G/S/vP ··· 6/1.000 ··· 3/.333 3/.333 1/no AB 3/.666 ··· 4/.666 3/.666 5/.400 1/.000 408/286 .297/.350/.386/.736 .747/.732 .714 110/.697 18/9 4/2
20.Quentin G/S/vP 3/3.500 3/.000 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/3.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/1.000 2/.000 246/178 .227/.317/.431/.748 .713/.759 .704 95/.693 1/0 11/1
10.Ramirez G/S/vP 2/.000 6/1.000 ··· 5/1.000 3/.666 3/.666 ··· ··· ··· 3/.000 3/.333 2/.000 433/321 .274/.330/.415/.746 1.020/.650 .704 79/.743 12/3 14/15
51.Rios G/S/vP 3/1.000 3/.000 2/.000 3/1.167 6/.334 3/1.167 ··· ··· 1/3.000 3/1.000 5/.800 3/1.667 490/352 .262/.314/.424/.738 .734/.740 .611 86/.777 19/3 14/4
25.Thome* G/S/vP 2/.500 ··· 1/.000 2/3.500 3/.666 2/4.000 ··· ··· 2/1.000 3/.333 1/.000 2/.000 368/275 .252/.383/.500/.883 .849/.895 .872 84/.724 0/0 21/
31.Wise* G/S/vP ··· 3/1.167 1/.000 1/no AB 2/.000 1/3.000 ··· ··· ··· 2/.500 2/2.000 ··· 125/110 .200/.240/.348/.587 .871/.557 .458 22/.857 2/3 2/0
IP 51.2 126.2 65.0 49.0 133.1 41.1 45.1 4.2 1.1 76.1 56.0 52.2 TOTAL .261/.332/.421/.754 .827/.726 .766 .724 74/33 138/102
ERA-K/9 5.57/9.6 4.55/7.3 2.08/10.1 4.22/7.0 5.06/4.6 5.66/6.5 5.16/5.4 1.93/3.8 0.00/0.0 5.54/5.8 3.21/11.2 2.73/6.3 4.49/6.9

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 239/.297 539/.265 258/.174 199/.190 585/.281 189/.275 202/.274 16/.188 4/.000 350/.321 220/.219 223/.281 .269
OPS .852 .724 .508 .646 .855 .834 .739 .625 .000 .860 .652 .709 .755
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 61/1.225 145/.793 120/.568 104/.626 310/.971 90/.957 108/.904 8/1.000 2/.000 206/.889 92/.655 100/.853 .833
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 178/.727 394/.698 138/.458 95/.668 275/.723 99/.725 94/.554 8/.250 2/.000 144/.820 128/.650 123/.593 .705
Home 91/1.103 235/.703 108/.449 85/.591 347/.840 88/.620 98/.592 4/.000 1/ 125/.875 87/.369 116/.720
Last 28d days 122/.762 162/.624 47/.541 52/.691 135/.899 46/.833 44/.883 11/.909 4/.000 130/1.033 47/.875 45/.831
HR/SB/CS 7/1/1 15/11/2 4/0/0 7/7/4 25/16/8 6/3/2 0/0/1 1/0/0 0/0/0 9/7/3 5/7/3 1/2/0 115/68/27
Usage ····X··· X····X·· o·o··o·· o·X·X··o ···X···· ·······X ······X· ····o··X o··o···· ··X····X X·o··o·X X····Xo·
Athletics Batters (4.61 RS/G) vs. WhiteSox Pitchers (4.56 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 34.Floyd
G/S/vB
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
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/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
7.Crosby G/S/vP 3/.000 22/.333 2/.000 14/1.096 9/.444 3/.666 4/.000 2/.000 ··· 5/1.800 ··· 234/131 .225/.299/.368/.666 .797/.559 .751 35/.844 2/1 6/7
57.Cunningham G/S/vP 3/.666 3/.333 2/.000 ··· ··· 2/2.500 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 54/38 .140/.204/.240/.444 .464/.434 .580 4/.000 0/0 1/1
32.Cust* G/S/vP 9/1.194 7/.953 1/no AB 6/1.167 9/.476 1/5.000 1/no AB 2/.000 ··· 6/.167 ··· 456/314 .230/.346/.386/.733 .605/.792 .787 109/.663 4/0 16/2
11.Davis G/S/vP 3/.000 7/.286 2/.000 3/.666 6/.733 4/1.167 ··· 1/2.000 3/.666 1/.000 ··· 216/122 .292/.363/.417/.779 .761/.795 .808 86/.900 23/6 2/3
14.Ellis G/S/vP 6/.000 39/.398 3/.666 10/.744 12/.250 2/2.500 5/.400 3/.666 2/.000 3/1.333 ··· 223/161 .272/.312/.413/.725 .739/.720 .600 97/.886 6/2 5/2
21.Everidge G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 2/.500 ··· ··· 1/2.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 74/55 .266/.351/.406/.758 .984/.681 .816 74/.758 0/0 1/1
5.Garciaparra G/S/vP 3/.666 7/.858 3/.000 6/1.167 ··· 3/1.000 1/.000 9/1.444 4/1.000 1/.000 ··· 123/78 .259/.293/.362/.655 .630/.669 .711 34/.627 1/0 2/0
12.Hairston G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 6/1.166 ··· ··· 1/.000 5/.000 3/.000 ··· ··· 341/229 .286/.335/.508/.843 1.051/.745 .858 92/.804 10/2 15/2
29.Kennedy* G/S/vP 3/.000 19/.352 6/.666 16/.563 ··· 4/.000 1/no AB 1/.000 3/1.333 5/.600 ··· 391/272 .280/.337/.425/.762 .587/.837 .719 115/.713 14/5 10/8
26.Pennington# G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 2/1.000 3/.500 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 53/38 .320/.358/.440/.798 .333/.990 .681 53/.798 3/1 1/0
35.Powell# G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 102/73 .253/.324/.429/.752 .596/.812 .779 19/.898 0/0 3/4
8.Suzuki G/S/vP 6/.000 12/1.409 4/1.750 3/.000 6/1.000 2/.000 1/.000 3/.666 1/2.000 1/5.000 ··· 439/309 .279/.315/.413/.728 .736/.724 .652 95/.704 5/2 9/2
15.Sweeney* G/S/vP 6/1.000 4/1.000 2/1.500 2/1.000 ··· ··· 1/2.000 3/2.334 1/3.000 1/.000 ··· 376/280 .275/.325/.380/.705 .701/.706 .600 89/.823 5/5 5/2
IP 150.2 160.2 73.0 101.2 133.2 45.2 41.0 41.1 48.0 50.2 5.2 TOTAL .256/.323/.389/.712 .682/.725 .720 .780 90/31 97/83
ERA-K/9 4.06/7.5 3.70/4.7 3.70/6.3 5.40/6.8 4.04/7.6 2.76/11.4 3.73/8.6 3.05/8.9 4.69/7.3 2.49/11.2 3.18/9.5 4.16/7.2

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 627/.238 648/.261 318/.278 451/.263 570/.247 199/.221 176/.253 184/.273 219/.291 202/.212 23/.158 .257
OPS .660 .724 .720 .743 .714 .714 .702 .813 .768 .602 .673 .731
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 327/.633 179/.757 145/.870 232/.703 158/.744 64/.823 84/.857 78/.725 103/.826 80/.472 12/.250 .741
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 300/.689 469/.711 173/.601 219/.783 412/.702 135/.665 92/.563 106/.874 116/.719 122/.688 11/1.260 .724
Road 318/.741 268/.765 119/.718 237/.780 284/.678 96/.764 83/.652 84/.791 102/.837 95/.715 3/.000
Last 28d days 137/.606 141/.679 78/.673 137/.808 117/.786 42/.584 41/.714 38/1.081 51/.812 47/.463 23/.673
HR/SB/CS 14/14/2 20/1/1 4/1/2 9/17/2 16/14/5 4/14/1 5/8/0 6/10/0 5/4/2 4/3/3 1/2/2 114/101/25
Usage ····X··· ··X····X X·····X· X····X·· ···X···· o···XX·· o·Xo··o· ··X·oX·· ··X·oo·X o·X···X· ······X·

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.