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One gets away
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White Sox 6, Tigers 5
Ivan Rodriguez tags out Alexei Ramirez in the third inning. (Paul Sancya/AP)
After Joel Zumaya let a three-run lead slip away in the seventh inning, Carlos Guillen put the Tigers ahead with a solo homer. But the bullpen faltered again in the ninth inning, when closer Todd Jones couldn't shut the door and gave up a two-run home run to White Sox slugger Jermaine Dye.
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Series at a glance:
CWS
Chi White Sox (58-43)
Won 3
Chi White Sox 6, Detroit 5   DET
Detroit (52-50)
Lost 1
July 25, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Chi White Sox
0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 2   6 8 2
Detroit
1 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0   5 11 1
Standings thru 7/25/08  |  Recap: CWS | DET  |  Gameday  |  White Sox stats  |  Tigers stats
Chi White SoxABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Cabrera, SS4122100.268
Pierzynski, C3001112.287
Quentin, LF4110115.279
Dye, RF5112002.310
Thome, DH2000300.256
Konerko, 1B4000024.215
  Anderson, B, CF0000000.230
Swisher, CF-1B3100111.233
Fields, 3B3110111.333
  Uribe, 3B0000000.229
Ramirez, 2B4130001.314
Totals326858616 

BATTING
2B: Ramirez 2 (15, Robertson, Robertson).
HR: Dye (22, 9th inning off Jones, T, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Cabrera 2; Quentin; Dye 4; Fields; Ramirez 5.
RBI: Cabrera 2 (44), Pierzynski (37), Dye 2 (61).
2-out RBI: Dye 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Quentin 3; Konerko.
SF: Pierzynski.
GIDP: Konerko; Ramirez.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
E: Cabrera (8, throw), Fields (1, fielding).
DP: 3 (Cabrera-Ramirez-Konerko, Pierzynski-Cabrera-Fields, Ramirez-Cabrera-Konerko).

 
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Granderson, CF4210101.294
Polanco, 2B5110011.311
Guillen, 3B3111102.288
Ordonez, RF4131001.319
Cabrera, 1B4021012.292
Joyce, LF3000122.277
Sheffield, DH4011010.221
Rodriguez, C4010003.288
Renteria, SS4010011.257
Totals3551143613 

BATTING
2B: Cabrera (24, Floyd), Ordonez (21, Floyd), Renteria (7, Floyd).
HR: Guillen (9, 7th inning off Masset, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Granderson; Polanco; Guillen 4; Ordonez 4; Cabrera 3; Sheffield; Rodriguez; Renteria 2.
RBI: Ordonez (58), Cabrera (72), Sheffield (25), Guillen (50).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cabrera; Granderson.
GIDP: Rodriguez; Cabrera.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
CS: Sheffield (1, 2nd base by Floyd/Pierzynski), Ordonez (4, home by Floyd/Pierzynski).

FIELDING
E: Rodriguez (4, throw).
PB: Rodriguez (4).
DP: 2 (Robertson-Polanco-Cabrera, Polanco-Renteria-Cabrera).

 
Chi White SoxIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Floyd 6.09433403.57
Masset 1.02110014.33
Logan 0.10000104.21
Carrasco (W, 1-0)0.20000101.64
Jenks (S, 20)1.00000001.78
 
DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Robertson 6.05335505.63
Zumaya (BS, 2)1.01102101.65
Rodney (H, 5)1.00001005.14
Jones, T (BS, 3)(L, 4-1)1.02220014.99

Robertson pitched to 2 batters in the 7th.

WP: Floyd.
IBB: Thome (by Zumaya).
Pitches-strikes: Floyd 109-67, Masset 11-5, Logan 6-4, Carrasco 8-6, Jenks 10-8, Robertson 86-52, Zumaya 21-9, Rodney 12-6, Jones, T 13-10.
Ground outs-fly outs: Floyd 8-4, Masset 3-0, Logan 0-0, Carrasco 1-0, Jenks 2-1, Robertson 6-7, Zumaya 0-2, Rodney 3-0, Jones, T 1-2.
Batters faced: Floyd 28, Masset 4, Logan 1, Carrasco 2, Jenks 3, Robertson 27, Zumaya 6, Rodney 3, Jones, T 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Zumaya 2-2.
Umpires: HP: CB Bucknor. 1B: Joe West. 2B: Ed Rapuano. 3B: Todd Tichenor.
Weather: 80 degrees, clear.
Wind: 12 mph, L to R.
T: 2:52.
Att: 44,393.
July 25, 2008

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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