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Diamond Mind: Game 2 -- White Sox 10, Astros 3

10/22/2005

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10/23/2005, Houston Astros vs. Chicago White Sox, U.S. Cellular Field

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E LOB DP
2005 Houston 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 11 0 9 1
2005 Chicago (A) 3 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 x 10 14 0 5 1

Houston AB R H BI AVG Chicago (A) AB R H BI AVG
Biggio 2b 5 0 2 0 .500 Podsednik lf 5 1 2 0 .200
Taveras cf 3 1 0 0 .000 Iguchi 2b 5 3 3 1 .444
Vizcaino ph 1 0 0 0 .000 Dye rf 4 1 0 0 .250
Palmeiro cf 1 0 0 0 .000 Konerko 1b 4 2 2 6 .286
Berkman 1b 5 1 2 0 .222 Everett dh 3 0 1 1 .400
Ensberg 3b 4 1 3 3 .500 Rowand cf 4 0 2 0 .429
Bagwell dh 4 0 2 0 .250 Pierzynski c 4 0 1 0 .125
Lane rf 4 0 1 0 .286 Crede 3b 4 1 1 1 .125
Burke lf 3 0 0 0 .000 Uribe ss 4 2 2 0 .286
Ausmus c 3 0 1 0 .333 37 10 14 9
Everett ss 3 0 0 0 .143
Bruntlett ph 1 0 0 0 .000
37 3 11 3

Houston INN H R ER BB K PCH STR ERA
Pettitte L 0-1 1.1 8 8 8 1 1 46 30 54.00
Rodriguez 4.1 6 2 2 1 3 64 40 4.15
Astacio 2.1 0 0 0 0 4 31 19 0.00
8.0 14 10 10 2 8 141 89

Chicago (A) INN H R ER BB K PCH STR ERA
Buehrle W 1-0 7.2 11 3 3 2 1 113 74 3.52
Politte 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 18 13 0.00
9.0 11 3 3 2 2 131 87

Hou: Vizcaino batted for Taveras in the 7th
Palmeiro inserted at cf in the 7th
Bruntlett batted for Everett in the 8th
Bruntlett moved to ss in the 8th

2B-Iguchi, Everett, Rowand, Pierzynski. HR-Ensberg(1), Konerko 2(2),
Crede(1). K-Berkman, Bagwell, Podsednik 2, Iguchi, Dye 2, Konerko, Everett,
Uribe. BB-Burke, Ausmus, Dye, Everett.
GWRBI: Iguchi
Temperature: 63, Sky: partly cloudy, Wind: left to right at 11 MPH.

Score O Rnr BS Event
----- - --- -- -----

************** Top of the 1st inning, Houston batting
0-0 0 --- 01 Biggio lined a single up the middle (CX)
0-0 0 1-- 00 Taveras grounded into a double play, Iguchi to Uribe to
Konerko (X)
0-0 2 --- 00 Berkman flied out to left (X)

************** Bottom of the 1st inning, Chicago (A) batting
0-0 0 --- 00 Podsednik lined a single to shallow center (X)
0-0 0 1-- 20 Iguchi lined a double to right center, Podsednik scored
(BB>X)
0-1 0 -2- 01 Dye grounded out to third, Iguchi to third (CX)
0-1 1 --3 01 Konerko homered deep to left, Iguchi scored (CX)
0-3 1 --- 11 Everett popped out to second (BFX)
0-3 2 --- 01 Rowand lined a single to shallow center (FX)
0-3 2 1-- 02 Pierzynski grounded out to first (SCX)

************** Top of the 2nd inning, Houston batting
0-3 0 --- 22 Ensberg flied out to center (BBFSX)
0-3 1 --- 10 Bagwell lined a single to left (BX)
0-3 1 1-- 00 Lane singled to left center, Bagwell to third (X)
0-3 1 1-3 22 Burke flied out to right (BCBCX)
0-3 2 1-3 32 Ausmus grounded out to short (BBFBC>X)

************** Bottom of the 2nd inning, Chicago (A) batting
0-3 0 --- 11 Crede homered deep to left (BCX)
0-4 0 --- 22 Uribe reached on an infield single to second (CSFBBX)
0-4 0 1-- 12 Podsednik struck out (SFB1S)
0-4 1 1-- 32 Iguchi lined a single to left center, Uribe to third
(CBBCBFX)
0-4 1 1-3 31 Dye walked, Iguchi to second (CBBB>B)
0-4 1 123 22 Konerko homered deep to left, Uribe scored, Iguchi
scored, Dye scored (FBBSX)
Rodriguez now pitching
0-8 1 --- 32 Everett walked (CBBFBB)
0-8 1 1-- 10 Rowand flied out to center (BX)
0-8 2 1-- 10 Pierzynski grounded a double down the first base line,
Everett to third (BX)
0-8 2 -23 00 Crede flied out to right (X)

************** Top of the 3rd inning, Houston batting
0-8 0 --- 12 Everett grounded out to second (CFBFX)
0-8 1 --- 11 Biggio reached on an infield single to first (CBX)
0-8 1 1-- 02 Taveras grounded to third, forcing Biggio at second,
Taveras to first (SSX)
0-8 2 1-- 12 Berkman lined a single to shallow center, Taveras to
second (BSCFX)
0-8 2 12- 00 Ensberg homered deep down the left-field line, Taveras
scored, Berkman scored (X)
3-8 2 --- 11 Bagwell lined a single to left center (SBX)
3-8 2 1-- 10 Lane flied out to center (BX)

************** Bottom of the 3rd inning, Chicago (A) batting
3-8 0 --- 11 Uribe lined a single to center (CBX)
3-8 0 1-- 01 Podsednik grounded a single between first and second,
Uribe to third (CX)
3-8 0 1-3 00 Iguchi grounded into a double play, Biggio to Everett to
Berkman, Uribe scored (X)
3-9 2 --- 00 Dye grounded out to short (X)

************** Top of the 4th inning, Houston batting
3-9 0 --- 31 Burke walked (BBBCB)
3-9 0 1-- 12 Ausmus popped out to short (CSBFX)
3-9 1 1-- 12 Everett flied out to left (BCCX)
3-9 2 1-- 21 Biggio grounded to third, forcing Burke at second (BCBX)

************** Bottom of the 4th inning, Chicago (A) batting
3-9 0 --- 22 Konerko popped out to short (CBSFFBX)
3-9 1 --- 02 Everett struck out (CFS)
3-9 2 --- 21 Rowand lined a double to right center (BBCX)
3-9 2 -2- 20 Pierzynski grounded out to short (BBX)

************** Top of the 5th inning, Houston batting
3-9 0 --- 10 Taveras grounded out to short (BX)
3-9 1 --- 00 Berkman flied out to left (X)
3-9 2 --- 22 Ensberg grounded a single up the middle (FBCFBX)
3-9 2 1-- 32 Bagwell struck out (CBBCB>C)

************** Bottom of the 5th inning, Chicago (A) batting
3-9 0 --- 32 Crede grounded out to second (FSBBBX)
3-9 1 --- 01 Uribe lined out to third (CX)
3-9 2 --- 10 Podsednik grounded out to short (BX)

************** Top of the 6th inning, Houston batting
3-9 0 --- 01 Lane flied out to left (CX)
3-9 1 --- 10 Burke lined out to center (BX)
3-9 2 --- 32 Ausmus walked (CBBBFB)
3-9 2 1-- 22 Everett grounded out to the mound (CFBBFX)

************** Bottom of the 6th inning, Chicago (A) batting
3-9 0 --- 20 Iguchi grounded a single between first and second (BBX)
3-9 0 1-- 22 Dye struck out (B1CFBFS)
3-9 1 1-- 32 Konerko struck out (BBBCFS)
3-9 2 1-- 02 Everett lined a double to left center, Iguchi scored
(FFFX)
Astacio now pitching
3-10 2 -2- 20 Rowand flied out to center (BBX)

************** Top of the 7th inning, Houston batting
3-10 0 --- 00 Biggio grounded out to short (X)
Vizcaino pinch hitting for Taveras
3-10 1 --- 00 Vizcaino flied out to left (X)
3-10 2 --- 00 Berkman lined a single to shallow left (X)
3-10 2 1-- 10 Ensberg lined a single between third and short, Berkman
to second (BX)
3-10 2 12- 22 Bagwell flied out to center (CBBSX)

************** Bottom of the 7th inning, Chicago (A) batting
Palmeiro now playing center field
3-10 0 --- 31 Pierzynski popped out to third (BBBCX)
3-10 1 --- 01 Crede flied out to left (CX)
3-10 2 --- 12 Uribe struck out (BCFS)

************** Top of the 8th inning, Houston batting
3-10 0 --- 11 Lane grounded out to the mound (BSX)
3-10 1 --- 12 Burke popped out to third (FFBX)
3-10 2 --- 01 Ausmus lined a single up the middle (CX)
Bruntlett pinch hitting for Everett
Politte now pitching
3-10 2 1-- 22 Bruntlett grounded to second, forcing Ausmus at second
(CBSBFFX)

************** Bottom of the 8th inning, Chicago (A) batting
Bruntlett moved to shortstop
3-10 0 --- 12 Podsednik struck out (BFFS)
3-10 1 --- 32 Iguchi struck out (BCBBCS)
3-10 2 --- 22 Dye struck out (BBFSFFC)

************** Top of the 9th inning, Houston batting
3-10 0 --- 22 Biggio grounded out to first (CBSBX)
3-10 1 --- 11 Palmeiro flied out to right (CBX)
3-10 2 --- 02 Berkman struck out (CCC)