To learn about our efforts to improve the accessibility and usability of our website, please visit our Accessibility Information page. Skip to main content
Below is an advertisement.
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Bullpen implodes
Photos
Yankees 8, White Sox 3
Jayson Nix is thrown out at third on Scott Podsednik's single in the third inning on Sunday. (AP)
Freddy Garcia deserved a better fate, as relievers Randy Williams and Scott Linebrink served up five runs in the seventh inning of the series finale. The White Sox have dropped seven of eight games to fall six games behind the first-place Tigers.
Complete story >  
Series at a glance:
CWS
Chi White Sox (64-67)
Lost 3
NY Yankees 8, Chi White Sox 3   NYY
NY Yankees (82-48)
Won 3
August 30, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Chi White Sox
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1   3 9 0
NY Yankees
1 0 2 0 0 0 5 0 X   8 9 0
Standings thru 8/30/09  |  Recap: CWS | NYY  |  Gameday  |  White Sox stats  |  Yankees stats
Chi White Sox AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Podsednik, CF 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 .297
Beckham, G, 3B 4 0 0 1 0 0 2 .271
Pierzynski, C 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .312
Quentin, LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .228
Thome, DH 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252
Dye, RF 4 1 1 1 0 2 0 .262
Kotsay, 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250
Ramirez, Al, SS 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .274
Nix, J, 2B 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 .236
Totals 34 3 9 3 0 3 6  

BATTING
3B: Podsednik (5, Chamberlain).
HR: Dye (25, 9th inning off Coke, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Podsednik 5; Ramirez, Al 2; Pierzynski; Kotsay; Dye 4; Nix, J.
RBI: Beckham, G (49), Podsednik (41), Dye (72).
2-out RBI: Dye.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Pierzynski; Nix, J.
GIDP: Beckham, G.
Team RISP: 2-for-6.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
SB: Ramirez, Al (13, 2nd base off Chamberlain/Posada), Podsednik (23, 2nd base off Chamberlain/Posada).

FIELDING
DP: (Kotsay-Ramirez, Al-Kotsay).
Pickoffs: Pierzynski (Rodriguez, Al at 1st base).

 
NY Yankees AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Jeter, SS 3 3 2 0 1 0 0 .335
Damon, LF 3 1 1 2 0 0 1 .289
  a-Hairston, J, PH-LF 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .261
Teixeira, 1B 3 1 1 4 0 1 0 .284
Rodriguez, Al, 3B 2 0 1 0 2 1 0 .270
Matsui, DH 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .268
Posada, C 3 0 2 0 1 1 1 .281
Cano, 2B 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 .315
Hinske, RF 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 .250
Cabrera, Me, CF 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .268
Totals 29 8 9 8 5 6 11  

a-Hit a sacrifice fly for Damon in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Jeter (24, Garcia, F), Cabrera, Me (22, Williams), Posada (22, Linebrink).
HR: Damon (24, 3rd inning off Garcia, F, 1 on, 2 out), Teixeira (32, 7th inning off Linebrink, 2 on, 2 out).
TB: Posada 3; Cano; Teixeira 4; Damon 4; Jeter 3; Rodriguez, Al; Cabrera, Me 2.
RBI: Teixeira 4 (101), Damon 2 (73), Cabrera, Me (49), Hairston, J (37).
2-out RBI: Damon 2; Teixeira 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cabrera, Me.
SF: Teixeira; Hairston, J.
GIDP: Cano.
Team RISP: 3-for-6.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
PO: Rodriguez, Al (1st base by Pierzynski).

FIELDING
DP: (Rodriguez, Al-Cano-Teixeira).

 
Chi White Sox IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Garcia, F (L, 0-2) 6.0 4 3 3 3 5 1 5.94
Williams 0.1 2 4 4 2 0 0 7.84
Linebrink 1.2 3 1 1 0 1 1 3.94
 
NY Yankees IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Chamberlain 3.0 4 2 2 0 1 0 4.38
Aceves, A (W, 9-1) 3.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3.88
Marte (H, 2) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 10.57
Robertson, D (H, 2) 0.1 2 0 0 0 1 0 3.55
Hughes, P (H, 15) 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.22
Coke 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 5.13

IBB: Jeter (by Williams).
Pitches-strikes: Garcia, F 96-57, Williams 16-6, Linebrink 31-20, Chamberlain 35-23, Aceves, A 32-22, Marte 4-3, Robertson, D 12-9, Hughes, P 12-8, Coke 12-7.
Groundouts-flyouts: Garcia, F 7-3, Williams 1-0, Linebrink 1-1, Chamberlain 2-3, Aceves, A 3-1, Marte 1-0, Robertson, D 0-0, Hughes, P 2-1, Coke 1-1.
Batters faced: Garcia, F 23, Williams 5, Linebrink 8, Chamberlain 12, Aceves, A 10, Marte 1, Robertson, D 3, Hughes, P 4, Coke 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Linebrink 3-3, Hughes, P 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Tim Timmons. 1B: Mark Wegner. 2B: Rick Reed. 3B: Jeff Kellogg.
Weather: 76 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 4 mph, Varies.
T: 2:49.
Att: 46,664.
Venue: Yankee Stadium.
August 30, 2009
August 30, 2009

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
Below is an advertisement.