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Game Preview: CHW @ CLE, 7:05pm, Tuesday, May 12, 2009 @Jacobs Field

WhiteSox, 14-17, 4th, 3½ GB, 3 GB in WC

SP: Clayton Richard (25, LHP, 0-0, 4.32)

2009 Gamelogs / 2009 Splits / vs. CLE Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2009 (0-0) 16.2 23 8 8 5 10 2 4.32
2008 (2-5) 47.2 61 37 32 13 29 5 6.04
Last 7 GS 2-5 35.2 46 28 24 10 18 4 6.06 40
2008-09-17 @NYY L 6.2 5 2 2 2 5 0 88 59
2008-09-09 TOR L 4.0 5 5 5 1 1 2 53 32
2008-09-01 @CLE L 4.0 7 4 3 2 2 0 82 34
2008-08-25 @BAL W 6.0 6 3 3 1 4 0 88 51
2008-08-19 SEA W 6.0 5 0 0 1 2 0 88 63
2008-08-03 @KCR L 4.1 11 9 6 1 1 2 93 11
2008-07-29 @MIN L 4.2 7 5 5 2 3 0 73 31
Last 5 v.CLE 0-1 4.0 7 4 3 2 2 0 6.75 34
2008-09-01 @CLE L 4.0 7 4 3 2 2 0 82 34
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    8-8    Road:    6-9    ExtrInn: 0-1 
 vsRHP:  10-14   vsLHP:   4-3    1-Run:   4-4 
 vsEast:  5-5    vsCntrl: 5-7    vsWest:  4-5  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 31 Mon, May 11  @CLE  L   4-9       14-17  4th  3.5 gb
 30 Sun, May 10   TEX  L   1-7       14-16  3rd  3.0 gb
 29 Sat, May  9   TEX  W   3-2       14-15  3rd  3.0 gb
 28 Fri, May  8   TEX  L   0-6       13-15  3rd  4.0 gb
 27 Thu, May  7   DET  W   6-0       13-14  3rd  4.0 gb
 26 Tue, May  5  @KCR  L   7-8 (11)  12-14  4th  3.5 gb
 25 Mon, May  4  @KCR  L   0-3       12-13  4th  2.5 gb
 24 Sun, May  3  @TEX  L   1-5       12-12  3rd  1.5 gb
 23 Sat, May  2  @TEX  L   6-9       12-11  2nd  0.5 gb
 22 Fri, May  1  @TEX  W   4-3       12-10  1st  0.5 up
 Last 10: 3-7    Last 20: 8-12   Last 30:13-17
Indians, 12-21, 5th, 6½ GB, 6 GB in WC

SP: Jeremy Sowers (26, LHP, 0-1, 12.60)

2009 Gamelogs / 2009 Splits / vs. CHW Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2009 (0-1) 5.0 7 7 7 3 1 0 12.60
2008 (4-9) 121.0 141 84 75 39 64 18 5.58
2007 (1-6) 67.1 84 49 48 21 24 10 6.42
Last 7 GS 2-4 38.1 41 24 24 11 19 4 5.63 45
2009-05-07 @BOS L 5.0 7 7 7 3 1 0 86 23
2008-09-25 @BOS L 6.0 7 5 5 3 1 0 95 36
2008-09-20 DET W 6.0 5 1 1 2 3 0 94 59
2008-09-14 KCR ND 3.0 5 3 3 1 2 1 75 38
2008-09-09 @BAL W 8.0 4 1 1 1 7 0 96 76
2008-09-03 CHW L 5.1 6 4 4 1 5 2 92 44
2008-08-29 SEA L 5.0 7 3 3 0 0 1 95 41
Last 5 v.CHW 0-2 14.1 12 14 9 8 8 4 5.65 43
2008-09-03 CHW L 5.1 6 4 4 1 5 2 92 44
2008-06-30 @CHW L 3.0 5 8 3 2 2 2 63 27
2007-04-05 @CHW ND 6.0 1 2 2 5 1 0 92 58
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    6-10   Road:    6-11   ExtrInn: 1-1 
 vsRHP:   8-19   vsLHP:   4-2    1-Run:   4-4 
 vsEast:  6-8    vsCntrl: 6-10   vsWest:  0-3  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 33 Mon, May 11   CHW  W   9-4       12-21  5th  6.5 gb
 32 Sun, May 10   DET  L   3-5       11-21  5th  7.0 gb
 31 Sat, May  9   DET  L   0-4       11-20  5th  7.0 gb
 30 Fri, May  8   DET  L   0-1       11-19  5th  7.0 gb
 29 Thu, May  7  @BOS  L   3-13      11-18  5th  7.0 gb
 28 Wed, May  6  @BOS  W   9-2       11-17  5th  6.0 gb
 27 Tue, May  5  @TOR  L   6-10      10-17  5th  6.0 gb
 26 Mon, May  4  @TOR  W   9-7 (12)  10-16  5th  5.0 gb
 25 Sun, May  3  @DET  L   1-3        9-16  5th  5.0 gb
 24 Sat, May  2  @DET  L   7-9        9-15  5th  4.0 gb
 Last 10: 3-7    Last 20: 8-12   Last 30:12-18
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Mon, May 11, 2009 CLE  9  CHW  4        W:Carl Pavano (3-3), L: Gavin Floyd (2-3), S: none

Sun, Sep 28, 2008 CHW  5  CLE  1        W:Mark Buehrle (15-12), L: Bryan Bullington (0-2), S: none
Sat, Sep 27, 2008 CLE 12 @CHW  6        W:Zach Jackson (2-3), L: Javier Vazquez (12-16), S: none
Fri, Sep 26, 2008 CLE 11 @CHW  8        W:Scott Lewis (4-0), L: John Danks (11-9), S: Jensen Lewis (13)
Wed, Sep 03, 2008 CHW  4 @CLE  2        W:Javier Vazquez (11-12), L: Jeremy Sowers (2-8), S: Bobby Jenks (28)
Tue, Sep 02, 2008 CLE  9  CHW  3        W:Fausto Carmona (8-5), L: John Danks (10-8), S: none
Mon, Sep 01, 2008 CLE  5  CHW  0        W:Cliff Lee (20-2), L: Clayton Richard (2-3), S: none
Wed, Jul 02, 2008 CHW  6  CLE  5 (10)   W:Adam Russell (2-0), L: Masahide Kobayashi (4-4), S: none
Tue, Jul 01, 2008 CHW  3  CLE  2 (10)   W:Adam Russell (1-0), L: Joe Borowski (1-3), S: none
Mon, Jun 30, 2008 CHW  9  CLE  7        W:Gavin Floyd (9-4), L: Jeremy Sowers (0-4), S: Matt Thornton (1)
Season Series: 2009 - CLE leads 1-0; 2008 - CHW won 11-7; 2007 - CLE won 11-7; All-Time - CHW leads 1005-970

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

TOR  6.00

COL  4.87

ARI  3.79

RA/G

KCR  3.72

ARI  4.70

NYY  6.23

BA

  

  

  

OBP

  

  

  

SLG

  

  

  

OPS

  

  

  

ERA

Z. Greinke  .51

B. Looper  4.18

G. Floyd  7.32

K/9IP

T. Lincecum  11.78

J. Maine  6.68

J. Pineiro  2.98

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

WhiteSox Batters (4.16 RS/G) vs. Indians Pitchers (5.82 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 45.Sowers*
G/S/vB
63.Betancourt
G/S/vB
40.Herges
G/S/vB
30.Kobayashi
G/S/vB
50.Lewis
G/S/vB
49.Sipp*
G/S/vB
34.Wood
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
15.Betemit# G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 4/2.750 1/5.000 1/2.000 ··· 2/.000 34/23 .281/.324/.438/.761 .818/.729 .778 28/.766 0/0 0/2
23.Dye G/S/vP 8/.393 17/.732 1/3.000 2/2.000 4/.500 ··· 3/1.334 116/94 .292/.345/.519/.864 .283/.986 .983 88/.811 0/1 7/1
7.Fields G/S/vP 2/1.000 2/.500 ··· ··· 2/.500 ··· ··· 120/91 .255/.342/.368/.710 .652/.719 .768 92/.673 0/2 2/5
17.Getz* G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 94/78 .274/.340/.357/.698 .946/.648 .721 75/.748 3/1 0/2
14.Konerko G/S/vP 6/.000 22/.985 ··· 1/.000 6/.834 ··· 14/1.389 125/97 .307/.352/.465/.817 .913/.790 .890 97/.738 0/0 3/0
18.Lillibridge G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 68/46 .169/.269/.203/.472 .496/.461 .603 55/.477 3/0 0/2
44.Miller G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 5/.200 25/15 .182/.280/.273/.553 .956/.277 .619 21/.460 0/0 0/0
5.Nix G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 15/8 .333/.400/.667/1.067 .971/1.107 .946 15/1.067 0/0 1/0
12.Pierzynski* G/S/vP 2/.000 14/.571 3/1.334 3/1.666 3/.000 ··· 6/1.167 98/79 .301/.337/.484/.821 .708/.848 1.072 75/.951 1/0 4/2
22.Podsednik* G/S/vP 4/.833 7/.715 3/.000 ··· ··· ··· 17/1.042 27/20 .231/.222/.269/.491 .857/.361 .668 27/.491 0/1 0/1
20.Quentin G/S/vP 2/.000 3/1.000 2/.000 2/1.000 2/2.000 ··· ··· 133/106 .237/.338/.482/.821 .788/.829 .820 101/.675 1/0 8/0
10.Ramirez G/S/vP 5/1.000 8/.000 ··· 1/.000 3/.333 ··· ··· 108/84 .200/.241/.260/.501 .638/.461 .443 81/.540 6/1 1/2
25.Thome* G/S/vP 5/2.100 11/.182 1/no AB ··· 5/.800 ··· 4/.250 100/85 .212/.330/.400/.730 .624/.750 .822 75/.718 0/0 4/
IP 5.0 17.1 3.0 9.2 16.2 6.0 11.0 TOTAL .253/.323/.392/.715 .722/.713 .784 .701 17/10 30/23
ERA-K/9 12.60/1.8 5.19/9.9 3.00/12.0 8.38/3.7 4.86/7.0 3.00/12.0 6.55/13.1 5.77/6.3

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 24/.333 78/.275 11/.182 45/.300 71/.297 24/.150 49/.295 .291
OPS .940 .795 .727 .878 .993 .742 .890 .829
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 5/.200 32/1.109 3/.000 18/.863 33/1.448 12/.705 23/.776 .865
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 19/1.121 46/.602 8/1.000 27/.886 38/.642 12/.778 26/.993 .804
Home / 35/.737 4/.750 15/1.683 33/.576 14/.214 30/1.030
Last 28d days 24/.940 62/.815 11/.727 24/1.112 55/.991 24/.742 40/.903
HR/SB/CS 0/0/0 2/0/0 1/0/0 2/0/0 6/0/0 2/1/0 2/1/0 38/16/7
Usage ····X··· X·Xo···X ·X··X··· ····o·o· ·X··o·oo ·X····oX ··o····X
Indians Batters (5.15 RS/G) vs. WhiteSox Pitchers (4.84 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 54.Richard*
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
37.Thornton*
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
29.Barfield G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 3/.000 1/.000 4/.000 ··· 1/.000 3/2 1.000/1.000/1.000/2.000 2.000/2.000 3/2.000 0/1 0/0
13.Cabrera# G/S/vP 3/1.000 3/.000 1/.000 4/.500 6/.334 2/.000 3/.666 5/1.200 138/97 .325/.397/.417/.814 .675/.897 .681 107/.836 6/0 1/1
17.Choo* G/S/vP 4/1.000 1/no AB ··· 1/.000 4/.500 ··· 1/no AB 4/1.000 139/96 .273/.410/.436/.846 .740/.886 .908 108/.824 6/0 3/2
20.Dellucci* G/S/vP 1/.000 1/.000 6/1.500 8/.625 ··· 3/1.167 6/1.000 6/1.500 35/32 .242/.286/.303/.589 .667/.581 .154 35/.589 0/0 0/0
7.DeRosa G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· 5/.000 4/1.750 5/1.200 4/1.000 3/.000 148/111 .246/.311/.440/.751 1.018/.654 .734 115/.811 0/1 6/5
12.Francisco G/S/vP 3/.666 2/.000 1/no AB 3/.000 ··· 4/.000 4/.000 1/2.000 111/86 .247/.324/.361/.685 .820/.648 .692 87/.719 6/1 2/1
25.Garko G/S/vP 3/.666 4/1.500 2/2.500 5/.000 3/.333 8/1.125 1/.000 8/1.196 88/65 .274/.375/.370/.745 .952/.672 .645 67/.701 0/0 1/1
16.LaPorta G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 15/9 .154/.267/.385/.651 1.133/.347 15/.651 0/0 1/0
41.Martinez# G/S/vP 2/1.500 2/.000 10/1.478 8/.125 31/.604 6/.833 4/.000 15/1.050 152/106 .372/.454/.605/1.059 1.156/1.035 .964 114/1.041 0/0 6/1
2.Peralta G/S/vP 4/.833 2/.000 10/1.225 5/.800 12/.969 9/.222 3/.666 9/.000 124/91 .246/.306/.325/.631 .563/.656 .604 88/.601 0/0 1/3
10.Shoppach G/S/vP 2/1.500 3/.000 2/2.000 6/.533 1/3.000 3/.333 1/.000 1/2.000 71/56 .224/.366/.362/.728 1.400/.574 .460 55/.684 0/0 2/0
24.Sizemore* G/S/vP 4/.500 3/1.667 8/.536 6/1.334 23/.761 6/1.100 7/1.286 16/1.233 155/111 .226/.310/.416/.726 .886/.665 .558 116/.736 5/5 6/0
1.Valbuena* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 14/14 .200/.429/.400/.829 /.829 1.000 14/.829 0/0 0/0
IP 16.2 9.2 23.0 10.1 0.1 11.0 11.0 11.0 TOTAL .267/.355/.417/.772 .856/.743 .696 .773 24/8 33/17
ERA-K/9 4.32/5.4 3.72/4.6 3.13/4.7 0.00/11.4 27.00/30.0 1.64/9.8 0.82/7.4 3.27/15.5 4.69/6.9

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 75/.329 46/.300 102/.295 45/.167 3/.667 46/.190 47/.238 50/.273 .276
OPS .902 .720 .712 .506 1.333 .594 .629 .815 .763
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 32/.875 21/.782 50/.804 14/.629 1/.000 23/.781 21/.741 24/.469 .843
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 43/.922 25/.668 52/.628 31/.450 2/2.000 23/.408 26/.538 26/1.167 .703
Road 39/.858 23/.570 51/.577 22/.658 3/1.333 14/.377 22/.668 28/1.160
Last 28d days 60/.901 46/.720 77/.687 29/.528 3/1.333 34/.402 36/.716 39/.910
HR/SB/CS 2/0/1 0/1/0 1/1/0 0/5/0 0/0/0 1/4/0 0/2/0 1/0/1 25/32/2
Usage ·o·X···X XX·X··X· ·X·X··X· ·o····X· o······· ··o·X··· ··X···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.