Diamond Mind: Game 3 -- White Sox 5, Astros 2

Originally Published: October 22, 2005
Special to ESPN.com

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10/25/2005, Chicago White Sox vs. Houston Astros, Minute Maid Park
 
                       1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9     R  H  E   LOB DP
2005 Chicago (A)       1  0  1  0  0  0  0  1  2     5 10  0     9  2
2005 Houston           0  0  0  1  0  0  1  0  0     2  4  1     2  0
 
Chicago (A)          AB  R  H BI   AVG    Houston              AB  R  H BI   AVG
Podsednik         lf  5  1  1  0  .200    Biggio            2b  4  0  1  0  .417       
Iguchi            2b  4  2  2  1  .462    Burke             cf  3  0  0  0  .000       
Dye               rf  4  0  0  1  .167     Taveras          ph  1  0  0  0  .000       
Konerko           1b  5  2  3  3  .417    Berkman           lf  4  2  2  2  .308       
Rowand            cf  4  0  2  0  .455    Ensberg           3b  3  0  0  0  .364       
Pierzynski        c   2  0  1  0  .200    Lamb              1b  3  0  0  0  .167       
Crede             3b  4  0  1  0  .167    Lane              rf  2  0  0  0  .222       
Uribe             ss  4  0  0  0  .182     Wheeler          p   0  0  0  0  .000       
Garland           p   4  0  0  0  .000    Ausmus            c   3  0  0  0  .222       
                     36  5 10  5          Everett           ss  3  0  1  0  .200       
                                          Oswalt            p   2  0  0  0  .000       
                                           Palmeiro         rf  1  0  0  0  .000       
                                                               29  2  4  2             
 
Chicago (A)                      INN  H  R ER BB  K PCH STR   ERA
Garland          W 1-0           9.0  4  2  2  2  6 115  79  2.00
                                 9.0  4  2  2  2  6 115  79 
 
Houston                          INN  H  R ER BB  K PCH STR   ERA
Oswalt           L 0-1           7.0  9  3  3  2  6 113  79  3.86
Wheeler                          2.0  1  2  2  1  3  30  21  6.00
                                 9.0 10  5  5  3  9 143 100 
 
Hou: Palmeiro inserted at rf in the 8th
     Taveras batted for Burke in the 9th
 
E-Wheeler. 2B-Podsednik, Biggio. 3B-Iguchi. HR-Konerko 2(4), Berkman 2(2). 
SB-Podsednik(1). K-Dye, Konerko, Pierzynski, Crede 2, Uribe, Garland 3, 
Biggio, Ensberg 2, Lamb, Everett 2. BB-Iguchi, Rowand, Pierzynski, Ensberg, 
Lane. SH-Pierzynski. SF-Dye. 
GWRBI: Konerko
Temperature: 89, Sky: clear, Wind: out to left at 7 MPH.

Score O Rnr BS Event ----- - --- -- ----- ************** Top of the 1st inning, Chicago (A) batting 0-0 0 --- 00 Podsednik doubled deep to left (X) 0-0 0 -2- 01 Podsednik stole third (C>B) 0-0 0 --3 12 Iguchi grounded out to short, Podsednik scored (C>B.SX) 1-0 1 --- 12 Dye struck out (SBSC) 1-0 2 --- 22 Konerko grounded a single up the middle (BCFBX) 1-0 2 1-- 00 Rowand flied out to right (X) ************** Bottom of the 1st inning, Houston batting 1-0 0 --- 11 Biggio grounded out to short (SBX) 1-0 1 --- 11 Burke grounded out to short (BCX) 1-0 2 --- 11 Berkman flied out to left (CBX) ************** Top of the 2nd inning, Chicago (A) batting 1-0 0 --- 02 Pierzynski lined a single to shallow right (FCX) 1-0 0 1-- 12 Crede struck out (CCBC) 1-0 1 1-- 01 Uribe popped out to second (CX) 1-0 2 1-- 12 Garland struck out (CCBC) ************** Bottom of the 2nd inning, Houston batting 1-0 0 --- 32 Ensberg walked (CBBBFB) 1-0 0 1-- 32 Lamb grounded into a double play, Uribe to Konerko (CBBFBX) 1-0 2 --- 02 Lane flied out to right (CCX) ************** Top of the 3rd inning, Chicago (A) batting 1-0 0 --- 11 Podsednik flied out to center (BFX) 1-0 1 --- 11 Iguchi tripled deep to right center (BFX) 1-0 1 --3 02 Dye hit a sacrifice fly to center, Iguchi scored (FFFX) 2-0 2 --- 12 Konerko flied out to right (CBFX) ************** Bottom of the 3rd inning, Houston batting 2-0 0 --- 00 Ausmus grounded out to third (X) 2-0 1 --- 02 Everett struck out (FCC) 2-0 2 --- 02 Oswalt flied out to left (SCX) ************** Top of the 4th inning, Chicago (A) batting 2-0 0 --- 31 Rowand walked (BFBBB) 2-0 0 1-- 31 Pierzynski walked, Rowand to second (BB1CBB) 2-0 0 12- 01 Crede lined out to left (CX) 2-0 1 12- 01 Uribe grounded out to first, Rowand to third, Pierzynski to second (FX) 2-0 2 -23 22 Garland struck out (SBCBFS) ************** Bottom of the 4th inning, Houston batting 2-0 0 --- 02 Biggio struck out (FFS) 2-0 1 --- 22 Burke flied out to left (BBCCX) 2-0 2 --- 30 Berkman homered deep to right (BBBX) 2-1 2 --- 32 Ensberg struck out (SBBBCFS) ************** Top of the 5th inning, Chicago (A) batting 2-1 0 --- 22 Podsednik grounded out to short (CBCBFX) 2-1 1 --- 00 Iguchi grounded out to short (X) 2-1 2 --- 21 Dye grounded out to short (BBFX) ************** Bottom of the 5th inning, Houston batting 2-1 0 --- 12 Lamb struck out (BCFS) 2-1 1 --- 32 Lane walked (BCBCBFFB) 2-1 1 1-- 22 Ausmus grounded into a double play, Uribe to Iguchi to Konerko (>FFBBX) ************** Top of the 6th inning, Chicago (A) batting 2-1 0 --- 02 Konerko struck out (CCS) 2-1 1 --- 12 Rowand lined a single to left (CBCFX) 2-1 1 1-- 32 Pierzynski struck out (1CSBBBS) 2-1 2 1-- 01 Crede grounded a single between third and short, Rowand to second (CX) 2-1 2 12- 11 Uribe grounded out to second (BCX) ************** Bottom of the 6th inning, Houston batting 2-1 0 --- 00 Everett lined a single to shallow right (X) 2-1 0 1-- 11 Oswalt bunted into an out to the mound, forcing Everett at second, Oswalt to first (FbBbXb) 2-1 1 1-- 00 Biggio lined out to third (X) 2-1 2 1-- 11 Burke grounded to short, forcing Oswalt at second (BCX) ************** Top of the 7th inning, Chicago (A) batting 2-1 0 --- 12 Garland grounded out to second (BFCX) 2-1 1 --- 22 Podsednik grounded out to short (CSBBX) 2-1 2 --- 02 Iguchi grounded a single between third and short (SCX) 2-1 2 1-- 21 Dye grounded to short, forcing Iguchi at second (BBFX) ************** Bottom of the 7th inning, Houston batting 2-1 0 --- 12 Berkman homered deep to right (CBFX) 2-2 0 --- 12 Ensberg lined out to left (CFBFX) 2-2 1 --- 11 Lamb grounded out to second (FBX) 2-2 2 --- 12 Lane popped out to short (FCFBX) ************** Top of the 8th inning, Chicago (A) batting 2-2 0 --- 00 Konerko homered deep down the left-field line (X) 3-2 0 --- 12 Rowand grounded a single up the middle (BCSX) Palmeiro now playing right field Wheeler now pitching 3-2 0 1-- 00 Rowand to second, Pierzynski to first on an error by the pitcher Wheeler (Xb) 3-2 0 12- 12 Crede struck out (CBCbS) 3-2 1 12- 02 Uribe struck out (CFC) 3-2 2 12- 02 Garland struck out (2FSFS) ************** Bottom of the 8th inning, Houston batting 3-2 0 --- 01 Ausmus grounded out to short (CX) 3-2 1 --- 02 Everett struck out (CCS) 3-2 2 --- 22 Palmeiro popped out to third (BCCBFX) ************** Top of the 9th inning, Chicago (A) batting 3-2 0 --- 10 Podsednik grounded out to second (BX) 3-2 1 --- 32 Iguchi walked (CBCBBB) 3-2 1 1-- 01 Dye flied out to right (1F1X) 3-2 2 1-- 10 Konerko homered deep to left, Iguchi scored (B1X) 5-2 2 --- 22 Rowand grounded out to second (CBBSFX) ************** Bottom of the 9th inning, Houston batting 5-2 0 --- 00 Biggio grounded a double down the third base line (X) Taveras pinch hitting for Burke 5-2 0 -2- 00 Taveras grounded out to the mound (X) 5-2 1 -2- 01 Berkman popped out to second (CX) 5-2 2 -2- 32 Ensberg struck out (BBCSBFFS)