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

10/22/2005

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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)