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Giants stymied
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White Sox 2, Giants 0
Jonathan Sanchez regroups after giving up a two-run homer. (Ben Margot/AP)
The Giants put runners on base in each of the first six innings of their Interleague opener but couldn't bring any of them home, stranding a pair in the third and fourth. Jonathan Sanchez rebounded nicely from his two previous rocky starts, but a two-run homer in his final inning of work proved to be the difference.
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Series at a glance:
CWS
Chi White Sox (21-20)
Won 3
Chi White Sox 2, San Francisco 0   SF
San Francisco (17-26)
Lost 3
May 16, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Chi White Sox
0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0   2 5 1
San Francisco
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 5 0
Standings thru 5/16/08  |  Recap: CWS | SF  |  Gameday  |  White Sox stats  |  Giants stats
Chi White SoxABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Cabrera, SS4000010.218
Pierzynski, C4010000.313
Quentin, LF2010200.297
Dye, RF4000014.285
Konerko, 1B3000121.210
Crede, 3B3010010.272
Swisher, CF4110013.212
Ramirez, 2B3112100.156
Floyd, P2000020.000
  a-Anderson, B, PH0000100.244
  Wassermann, P0000000.000
  Logan, P0000000.000
  Linebrink, P0000000.000
  b-Thome, PH1000012.203
  Jenks, P0000000.000
Totals302525910 

a-Walked for Floyd in the 7th. b-Struck out for Linebrink in the 9th.

BATTING
3B: Pierzynski (1, Sanchez).
HR: Ramirez (1, 7th inning off Sanchez, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Pierzynski 3; Quentin; Crede; Swisher; Ramirez 4.
RBI: Ramirez 2 (5).
2-out RBI: Ramirez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Dye 2; Thome.
GIDP: Swisher.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Quentin (4, 2nd base off Sadler/Molina).
CS: Anderson, B (1, 2nd base by Sadler/Molina).

FIELDING
E: Pierzynski (4, throw).
DP: (Floyd-Ramirez-Konerko).

 
San FranciscoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Lewis, LF3010120.287
Vizquel, SS4000012.364
Winn, RF3010101.295
Molina, C4000024.267
Rowand, CF2000010.328
Bowker, 1B4000012.269
Durham, 2B4030001.293
Castillo, 3B2000103.254
  Sadler, P0000000.000
  Hinshaw, P0000000.000
  a-Velez, PH1000001.210
Sanchez, P2000002.053
  Aurilia, 3B2000001.240
Totals310503717 

a-Grounded out for Hinshaw in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Winn (12, Floyd), Durham (8, Jenks).
TB: Lewis; Winn 2; Durham 4.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Molina 3; Sanchez; Castillo; Aurilia.
GIDP: Castillo.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Durham (5, 2nd base off Floyd/Pierzynski), Lewis (6, 2nd base off Floyd/Pierzynski).

FIELDING
DP: (Castillo-Durham-Bowker).

 
Chi White SoxIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Floyd (W, 4-2)6.04003302.92
Wassermann (H, 1)0.100000027.00
Logan (H, 2)0.20000203.00
Linebrink (H, 10)1.00000101.56
Jenks (S, 9)1.01000102.08
 
San FranciscoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Sanchez (L, 2-3)6.25223614.59
Sadler 2.00002203.38
Hinshaw 0.10000100.00

WP: Floyd.
IBB: Castillo (by Floyd).
HBP: Rowand (by Floyd), Rowand (by Floyd), Crede (by Sadler).
Pitches-strikes: Floyd 98-57, Wassermann 2-2, Logan 12-9, Linebrink 10-6, Jenks 15-10, Sanchez 109-63, Sadler 34-16, Hinshaw 4-3.
Ground outs-fly outs: Floyd 4-11, Wassermann 1-0, Logan 0-0, Linebrink 2-0, Jenks 2-0, Sanchez 4-10, Sadler 1-2, Hinshaw 0-0.
Batters faced: Floyd 26, Wassermann 1, Logan 2, Linebrink 3, Jenks 4, Sanchez 27, Sadler 8, Hinshaw 1.
Inherited runners-scored: Sadler 1-0, Hinshaw 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Fieldin Culbreth. 1B: Gary Cederstrom. 2B: Scott Barry. 3B: Tim Timmons.
Weather: 82 degrees, clear.
Wind: 13 mph, Out to RF.
T: 2:50.
Att: 35,482.

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