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Game Preview: PIT @ CHW, 8:11pm, Friday, May 22, 2009 @U.S. Cellular Field

Pirates, 19-22, 5th, 7 GB, 5 GB in WC

SP: Zach Duke (26, LHP, 5-3, 2.84)

2009 Gamelogs / 2009 Splits / vs. CHW Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2009 (5-3) 57.0 49 20 18 13 32 3 2.84
2008 (5-14) 185.0 230 111 99 47 87 19 4.82
2007 (3-8) 107.1 161 74 66 25 41 14 5.53
Last 7 GS 4-3 50.2 44 17 17 11 28 3 3.02 58
2009-05-17 COL W 7.0 6 4 4 2 4 0 103 51
2009-05-12 STL W 8.0 4 1 1 1 5 1 104 74
2009-05-06 @STL L 5.1 6 4 4 2 2 1 77 40
2009-05-01 CIN L 7.0 6 1 1 2 5 0 101 64
2009-04-25 @SDP W 8.1 6 1 1 2 5 0 114 70
2009-04-19 ATL L 6.0 12 6 6 0 2 1 83 26
2009-04-13 HOU W 9.0 4 0 0 2 5 0 120 82
Last 5 v.CHW 0-0 12.0 18 9 9 1 5 0 6.75 38
2007-06-17 CHW ND 6.0 8 5 5 0 2 0 86 38
2006-06-29 CHW ND 6.0 10 4 4 1 3 0 105 38
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   11-9    Road:    8-13   ExtrInn: 1-1 
 vsRHP:  15-19   vsLHP:   4-3    1-Run:   2-5 
 vsEast:  8-5    vsCntrl: 7-15   vsWest:  4-2  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 41 Thu, May 21  @WSN  L   4-5       19-22  5th  7.0 gb
 40 Wed, May 20  @WSN  W   2-1       19-21  5th  6.0 gb
 39 Tue, May 19  @WSN  W   8-5 (10)  18-21  5th  7.0 gb
 38 Mon, May 18  @WSN  W  12-7       17-21  6th  7.0 gb
 37 Sun, May 17   COL  W  11-4       16-21  6th  7.0 gb
 36 Sat, May 16   COL  W   7-4       15-21  6th  7.0 gb
 35 Fri, May 15   COL  L   1-3       14-21  6th  7.0 gb
 34 Thu, May 14   STL  L   1-5       14-20  6th  6.5 gb
 33 Wed, May 13   STL  W   5-2       14-19  6th  5.5 gb
 32 Tue, May 12   STL  W   7-1       13-19  6th  6.5 gb
 Last 10: 7-3    Last 20: 8-12   Last 30:13-17
WhiteSox, 17-23, 4th, 6½ GB, 7½ GB in WC

SP: Gavin Floyd (26, RHP, 2-4, 7.71)

2009 Gamelogs / 2009 Splits / vs. PIT Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2009 (2-4) 44.1 60 39 38 23 35 6 7.71
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 2-3 37.1 54 37 36 21 26 6 8.68 33
2009-05-17 @TOR L 5.0 7 6 6 2 4 2 76 31
2009-05-11 @CLE L 5.0 11 8 8 3 3 0 107 13
2009-05-05 @KCR ND 5.0 6 6 6 2 2 2 82 31
2009-04-29 SEA ND 6.0 10 3 3 2 3 0 110 41
2009-04-24 TOR L 4.1 9 6 5 5 5 0 94 23
2009-04-19 @TBR W 7.0 6 2 2 0 7 1 91 64
2009-04-13 @DET W 5.0 5 6 6 7 2 1 98 28
Last 5 v.PIT 2-0 12.1 12 8 2 7 9 2 1.46 51
2008-06-19 PIT W 5.2 6 7 1 2 6 1 101 45
2006-04-30 @PIT W 6.2 6 1 1 5 3 1 103 56
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   10-9    Road:    7-14   ExtrInn: 0-1 
 vsRHP:  11-18   vsLHP:   6-5    1-Run:   4-6 
 vsEast:  5-9    vsCntrl: 8-9    vsWest:  4-5  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 40 Thu, May 21   MIN  L   1-20      17-23  4th  6.5 gb
 39 Wed, May 20   MIN  W   7-4       17-22  3rd  5.5 gb
 38 Tue, May 19   MIN  W   6-2       16-22  4th  5.5 gb
 37 Mon, May 18  @TOR  L   2-3       15-22  4th  5.5 gb
 36 Sun, May 17  @TOR  L   2-8       15-21  4th  5.0 gb
 35 Sat, May 16  @TOR  L   1-2       15-20  4th  4.0 gb
 34 Fri, May 15  @TOR  L   3-8       15-19  4th  3.0 gb
 33 Wed, May 13  @CLE  L   0-4       15-18  4th  2.5 gb
 32 Tue, May 12  @CLE  W   7-4       15-17  4th  2.5 gb
 31 Mon, May 11  @CLE  L   4-9       14-17  4th  3.5 gb
 Last 10: 3-7    Last 20: 7-13   Last 30:12-18
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Thu, Jun 19, 2008 CHW 13  PIT  8        W:Gavin Floyd (8-3), L: Phil Dumatrait (3-4), S: none
Wed, Jun 18, 2008 CHW  8  PIT  2        W:Mark Buehrle (4-6), L: Tom Gorzelanny (5-6), S: none
Tue, Jun 17, 2008 CHW 16  PIT  5        W:Javier Vazquez (7-5), L: Ian Snell (3-7), S: none
Sun, Jun 17, 2007 PIT  8  CHW  7        W:Shawn Chacon (3-1), L: Nick Masset (2-3), S: Matt Capps (5)
Sat, Jun 16, 2007 CHW  6 @PIT  1        W:Mark Buehrle (4-3), L: John Van Benschoten (0-1), S: none
Fri, Jun 15, 2007 PIT  4  CHW  2        W:Paul Maholm (3-9), L: Jon Garland (4-4), S: Matt Capps (4)
Thu, Jun 29, 2006 PIT  7  CHW  6        W:Mike Gonzalez (2-3), L: Cliff Politte (1-2), S: none
Wed, Jun 28, 2006 CHW  4 @PIT  3        W:Freddy Garcia (10-4), L: Paul Maholm (2-7), S: Bobby Jenks (24)
Tue, Jun 27, 2006 CHW  4 @PIT  2        W:Mark Buehrle (9-4), L: Ian Snell (7-5), S: Bobby Jenks (23)
Sun, Jul 08, 2001 CHW  9  PIT  2        W:Sean Lowe (4-1), L: Todd Ritchie (5-9), S: none
Season Series: 2009 -  0-0; 2008 - CHW won 3-0; 2007 - PIT won 2-1; All-Time - CHW leads 12-8

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

PHI  5.74

LAA  4.85

SDP  3.71

RA/G

LAD  3.76

SDP  4.78

WSN  6.37

BA

V. Martinez  .400

  

G. Sizemore  .213

OBP

V. Martinez  .474

  

G. Sizemore  .298

SLG

J. Morneau  .629

  

E. Bonifacio  .320

OPS

V. Martinez  1.098

  

E. Bonifacio  .623

ERA

Z. Greinke  .82

K. Uehara  4.34

A. Eaton  8.56

K/9IP

J. Verlander  12.31

B. McCarthy  6.60

M. Pelfrey  2.41

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

Pirates Batters (4.59 RS/G) vs. WhiteSox Pitchers (5.13 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 34.Floyd
G/S/vB
41.Broadway
G/S/vB
53.Carrasco
G/S/vB
26.Dotel
G/S/vB
39.Gobble*
G/S/vB
45.Jenks
G/S/vB
71.Linebrink
G/S/vB
54.Richard*
G/S/vB
37.Thornton*
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
23.Diaz G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 53/39 .306/.346/.429/.775 .500/.880 .890 53/.775 0/1 1/1
16.Hinske* G/S/vP ··· ··· 5/2.100 2/.500 7/.453 3/.000 1/.000 ··· 7/1.429 69/64 .250/.348/.333/.681 .400/.705 .650 47/.637 0/0 0/0
35.Jaramillo# G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 66/61 .255/.379/.382/.761 .400/.793 .824 46/.721 1/0 0/1
25.LaRoche* G/S/vP 8/1.500 ··· ··· 1/2.000 ··· ··· 8/.875 ··· ··· 170/128 .232/.318/.470/.788 .580/.862 .602 105/.708 0/0 7/1
15.LaRoche G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 148/125 .279/.349/.403/.752 .757/.751 .711 99/.829 1/0 2/5
13.McLouth* G/S/vP 7/.829 ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/2.000 ··· ··· 2/.000 156/109 .284/.378/.485/.863 .743/.918 .803 90/.854 5/0 7/0
18.Monroe G/S/vP 1/.000 ··· 5/.200 3/.000 19/.269 9/.222 1/.000 ··· 5/.800 53/28 .240/.283/.460/.743 .885/.620 .533 33/.679 0/0 3/0
3.Morgan* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 175/142 .293/.372/.360/.732 .496/.786 .808 99/.692 10/5 0/0
44.Moss* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 124/110 .267/.315/.397/.711 .593/.726 .525 75/.784 0/0 1/0
12.Sanchez G/S/vP 6/1.500 ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/1.000 5/.000 ··· ··· 174/137 .302/.341/.475/.816 .536/.893 .706 102/.714 3/1 3/1
5.Vazquez* G/S/vP 3/.667 ··· 2/.000 5/.650 2/.000 1/no AB 1/.000 ··· 3/.000 74/63 .200/.338/.217/.555 .920/.494 .619 44/.611 0/0 0/1
2.Wilson G/S/vP 7/1.262 ··· ··· 13/.385 1/.000 2/.000 11/1.145 ··· ··· 93/77 .267/.304/.372/.676 .804/.651 .771 41/.729 1/1 0/4
48.Young# G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 43/33 .359/.419/.436/.855 .844/.858 .750 39/.864 1/0 0/0
IP 44.1 16.0 29.2 13.2 3.1 14.0 15.0 27.0 15.2 TOTAL .262/.331/.400/.731 .633/.756 .681 .713 22/8 27/18
ERA-K/9 7.71/7.1 5.06/5.1 2.73/5.5 0.66/9.9 18.90/13.6 2.57/8.4 1.80/8.4 4.33/5.0 2.30/12.6 4.78/6.9

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 213/.319 76/.288 128/.288 58/.170 18/.412 60/.218 64/.254 120/.296 66/.241 .281
OPS .875 .702 .717 .532 1.268 .665 .651 .821 .713 .782
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 103/.863 36/.844 60/.819 15/.582 7/.952 30/.798 29/.754 40/.782 30/.456 .842
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 110/.886 40/.578 68/.632 43/.512 11/1.455 30/.530 35/.571 80/.841 36/.933 .741
Home 85/.845 42/.890 61/.775 24/.350 9/2.167 36/.650 32/.557 36/.955 28/.368
Last 28d days 104/.976 76/.702 81/.751 30/.491 18/1.268 38/.577 44/.700 68/.705 42/.553
HR/SB/CS 6/8/0 0/1/0 1/1/0 0/7/0 2/0/0 2/4/0 0/4/0 3/0/1 1/0/2 38/37/4
Usage ····X··· X·····X· X·····X· ·o·X·X·· X···X··· ·X··X··· ·XX··X·· ···X···· ·oo··X··
WhiteSox Batters (3.95 RS/G) vs. Pirates Pitchers (4.29 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 57.Duke*
G/S/vB
17.Burnett*
G/S/vB
55.Capps
G/S/vB
43.Chavez
G/S/vB
34.Grabow*
G/S/vB
47.Meek
G/S/vB
56.Veal*
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
32.Anderson G/S/vP 3/1.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 72/51 .281/.361/.313/.674 .611/.699 .641 30/.619 2/3 0/1
15.Betemit# G/S/vP 1/2.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 4/.250 ··· ··· 44/29 .225/.295/.350/.645 .695/.618 .583 26/.574 0/0 0/4
23.Dye G/S/vP 6/1.500 ··· 1/.000 ··· 4/2.000 ··· ··· 149/112 .270/.322/.518/.840 .684/.887 .814 85/.775 0/2 10/1
7.Fields G/S/vP 3/1.000 ··· 2/1.000 ··· 1/5.000 ··· ··· 149/109 .215/.289/.304/.592 .513/.615 .571 84/.471 0/2 2/6
17.Getz* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 123/97 .241/.301/.304/.604 .644/.593 .664 70/.459 3/1 0/2
14.Konerko G/S/vP 6/.733 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 159/118 .313/.365/.521/.886 1.081/.820 .826 94/.890 0/0 6/0
44.Miller G/S/vP 6/.533 ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 36/21 .212/.278/.303/.581 1.110/.195 .566 26/.432 0/0 0/0
5.Nix G/S/vP ··· 1/no AB ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 40/17 .212/.325/.424/.749 .716/.794 .829 40/.749 2/0 2/0
12.Pierzynski* G/S/vP ··· 5/.000 3/1.667 ··· 3/2.334 ··· ··· 121/94 .267/.298/.414/.711 .568/.752 .522 67/.775 1/0 4/2
22.Podsednik* G/S/vP 4/1.000 5/.650 1/.000 ··· 6/1.000 ··· ··· 64/41 .267/.297/.333/.630 .755/.560 .358 64/.630 3/2 0/2
20.Quentin G/S/vP ··· 1/no AB 2/1.000 ··· 2/.500 ··· ··· 140/107 .233/.336/.467/.802 .741/.820 .827 70/.598 1/0 8/1
10.Ramirez G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 138/100 .213/.261/.276/.536 .766/.449 .599 79/.607 6/1 1/3
25.Thome* G/S/vP ··· ··· 3/.000 ··· 3/1.167 ··· ··· 130/101 .255/.392/.509/.902 1.358/.769 .738 71/.996 0/0 7/
IP 57.0 20.0 14.0 18.0 19.0 14.2 4.1 TOTAL .245/.315/.385/.700 .767/.676 .655 .659 23/13 40/29
ERA-K/9 2.84/5.1 3.15/6.8 7.07/5.8 2.00/7.5 5.21/7.6 3.07/6.1 4.15/8.4 4.15/5.6

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 230/.240 84/.191 66/.375 73/.215 91/.325 66/.192 25/.143 .255
OPS .635 .670 .957 .578 .837 .642 .909 .743
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 52/.734 35/.616 30/.972 31/.398 25/.693 23/.596 8/.500 .752
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 178/.604 49/.707 36/.944 42/.718 66/.900 43/.666 17/1.071 .738
Road 81/.654 51/.665 19/.702 41/.755 52/.899 30/.685 9/1.356
Last 28d days 143/.601 57/.750 41/1.272 46/.714 57/.971 66/.642 7/.429
HR/SB/CS 3/1/1 2/3/0 2/3/0 1/1/0 1/1/1 0/2/0 1/0/0 35/26/11
Usage ····X··· ·oX··X·o ·o·X·oX· oo·X·o·o ·o·X·oo· ··X·Xo·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.