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Box > Chi White Sox 5, Chi Cubs 3
South rises again in Windy City
Held to a single hit through the first seven innings, a four-run uprising with two outs in the eighth inning carried the White Sox to a second straight victory over their intracity rivals.
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Aaron Rowand and Scott Podsednik (center) scored on Paul Konerko's single in the eighth. (Brian Kersey/AP)
Carlos Zambrano no-hit the White Sox for 5 2/3 innings and gave up just one hit while striking out eight over seven total innings in his first outing since experiencing soreness in his pitching elbow. But as has been the case all season, five Cubs relievers gave up a late lead to spoil Zambrano's gem.
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CWS
Chi White Sox (31-12)
Won 4
Chi White Sox 5, Chi Cubs 3   CHC
Chi Cubs (18-22)
Lost 2
May 21, 2005
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Chi White Sox
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1   5 9 0
Chi Cubs
0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0   3 8 0
Standings through 5/21/05  |  Gameday  |  White Sox Stats  |  Cubs Stats
Chi White SoxABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Podsednik, LF4120111.294
Harris, 2B4010101.286
Rowand, CF4110023.270
Konerko, 1B5122014.219
Pierzynski, C3110001.284
Everett, RF4012012.250
Politte, P0000000.000
Marte, P0000000.000
Hermanson, P0000000.000
Uribe, SS4000021.252
Crede, 3B4000020.248
Contreras, P1000110.000
a-Perez, PH1000010.184
Dye, RF1111000.230
Totals3559531113 

a-Struck out for Contreras in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Everett (7, Ohman).
HR: Dye (8, 9th inning off Hawkins, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Podsednik 2; Harris; Rowand; Konerko 2; Pierzynski; Everett 2; Dye 4.
RBI: Konerko 2 (32), Everett 2 (29), Dye (18).
2-out RBI: Konerko 2; Everett 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Everett; Uribe; Konerko 2.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Podsednik (26, 2nd base off Wuertz/Blanco).
PO: Podsednik (1st base by Zambrano).

FIELDING
DP: (Uribe-Konerko).
Pickoffs: Marte (Lee at 1st base).

 
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Hairston, 2B4121000.267
Wellemeyer, P0000000.000
Perez, SS4110002.288
Lee, 1B4011012.351
Burnitz, RF4011010.287
Ramirez, 3B3000101.243
Patterson, CF4010011.253
Dubois, LF3010001.254
Wuertz, P0000000.000
Ohman, P0000000.000
Hawkins, P0000000.000
Bartosh, P00000001.000
Wilson, 2B0000000.000
a-Grieve, PH0000100.250
1-Macias, PR0000000.262
Blanco, C4110003.139
Zambrano, P2000020.318
Hollandsworth, LF1000001.202
Totals333832511 

a-Walked for Wilson in the 9th.
1-Ran for Grieve in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Blanco (1, Politte), Hairston (9, Politte), Patterson (3, Hermanson).
TB: Hairston 3; Perez; Lee; Burnitz; Patterson 2; Dubois; Blanco 2.
RBI: Burnitz (22), Hairston (3), Lee (38).
2-out RBI: Burnitz; Lee.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ramirez; Lee; Blanco.
GIDP: Blanco.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Perez (2, 2nd base off Contreras/Pierzynski), Burnitz (3, 2nd base off Contreras/Pierzynski), Hairston (5, 2nd base off Contreras/Pierzynski).
PO: Lee (1st base by Marte).

FIELDING
Pickoffs: Zambrano (Podsednik at 1st base).

 
Chi White SoxIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Contreras (W, 2-1)7.04111403.23
Politte (H, 5)0.23220002.04
Marte (H, 7)0.10000002.16
Hermanson (S, 10)1.01001100.00
 
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Zambrano 7.01003803.59
Wuertz (BS, 2)(L, 2-2)0.23330104.71
Ohman 0.02110001.35
Hawkins 0.21110013.71
Bartosh 0.02000002.13
Wellemeyer 0.20000201.86

Ohman pitched to 2 batters in the 8th.
Bartosh pitched to 2 batters in the 9th.

WP: Wellemeyer.
HBP: Rowand (by Zambrano), Pierzynski (by Zambrano).
Pitches-strikes: Contreras 78-52, Politte 21-15, Marte 2-1, Hermanson 23-13, Zambrano 108-65, Wuertz 22-13, Ohman 5-4, Hawkins 17-10, Bartosh 5-4, Wellemeyer 12-9.
Ground outs-fly outs: Contreras 8-9, Politte 1-1, Marte 0-0, Hermanson 1-1, Zambrano 4-8, Wuertz 1-0, Ohman 0-0, Hawkins 1-1, Bartosh 0-0, Wellemeyer 0-0.
Batters faced: Contreras 25, Politte 5, Marte 0, Hermanson 5, Zambrano 26, Wuertz 5, Ohman 2, Hawkins 3, Bartosh 2, Wellemeyer 2.
Inherited runners-scored: Marte 1-0, Ohman 1-1, Hawkins 1-0, Wellemeyer 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Marvin Hudson. 1B: Larry Young. 2B: Eric Cooper. 3B: Fieldin Culbreth.
Weather: 55 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, R to L.
T: 3:09.
Att: 39,461.

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