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.
Young gun outduels Schilling
McCarthy silences champs
Brandon McCarthy made Chicago's cross-country, one-day excursion to Boston worth while. The rookie tossed seven scoreless innings and yielded just three hits. Paul Konerko and Juan Uribe each hit solo homers.
Complete story >  
White Sox 5, Red Sox 3
Brandon McCarthy ran his scoreless string to 14 2/3 innings. (Lisa Poole/AP)
Series at a glance:
  • Mon. 09/05: CWS 5, BOS 3
Schilling can't spot a 'W'
Making his sixth start of the year, Curt Schilling had spotty control of his fastball and splitter. The Red Sox ace surrendered four runs over 6 1/3 innings. Tony Graffanino crushed a three-run homer in the ninth inning.
Complete story >
Red Sox Coverage
 
TODAY'S WRAPS: September 05, 2005
CWS
Chi White Sox (85-51)
Won 5
Chi White Sox 5, Boston 3   BOS
Boston (80-56)
Lost 1
September 5, 2005
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Chi White Sox
0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 1   5 11 2
Boston
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3   3 5 0
Standings through 9/5/05  |  Gameday  |  White Sox Stats  |  Red Sox Stats
Chi White SoxABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Podsednik, LF3010100.285
Iguchi, 2B2001201.284
Everett, DH5010033.261
Konerko, 1B4221003.278
Rowand, CF3010011.280
Perez, RF3011001.226
Widger, C4000013.235
Blum, 3B4120002.232
Uribe, SS4232001.256
Totals3251153515 

BATTING
2B: Konerko (19, Schilling), Uribe (18, Schilling), Rowand (25, Schilling).
3B: Blum (2, Schilling).
HR: Konerko (34, 6th inning off Schilling, 0 on, 0 out), Uribe (11, 9th inning off Harville, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Podsednik; Everett; Konerko 6; Rowand 2; Perez; Blum 4; Uribe 7.
RBI: Perez (15), Uribe 2 (62), Iguchi (57), Konerko (85).
2-out RBI: Perez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Iguchi; Blum 2; Konerko.
S: Podsednik; Iguchi; Perez.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Podsednik (56, 2nd base off Schilling/Varitek).
PO: Podsednik (1st base by Schilling), Uribe (2nd base by Varitek).

FIELDING
E: Blum (6, fielding), Iguchi (13, fielding).

 
BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Youkilis, 3B4000023.264
Renteria, SS4000032.284
Ortiz, DH3000111.292
Ramirez, M, LF4010011.285
Nixon, RF4110012.287
Varitek, C4000023.296
Millar, 1B4110011.276
Graffanino, 2B4113000.307
Kapler, CF3010000.250
Totals3435311113 

BATTING
2B: Nixon (25, McCarthy), Millar (23, Jenks).
HR: Graffanino (5, 9th inning off Jenks, 2 on, 2 out).
TB: Ramirez, M; Nixon 2; Millar 2; Graffanino 4; Kapler.
RBI: Graffanino 3 (33).
2-out RBI: Graffanino 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Millar.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Ramirez, M (Everett at 2nd base).
Pickoffs: Schilling (Podsednik at 1st base), Varitek (Uribe at 2nd base).

 
Chi White SoxIPHRERBBSOHRERA
McCarthy (W, 2-1)7.03001705.08
Politte 0.20000102.20
Marte 0.10000103.02
Jenks 1.02300212.22
 
BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Schilling (L, 5-7)6.19443416.83
Foulke 1.20000105.93
Harville 1.02110014.76

HBP: Kapler (by Politte), Rowand (by Foulke).
Pitches-strikes: McCarthy 121-81, Politte 18-11, Marte 7-4, Jenks 20-16, Schilling 117-79, Foulke 31-22, Harville 9-7.
Ground outs-fly outs: McCarthy 4-10, Politte 0-1, Marte 0-0, Jenks 1-0, Schilling 6-7, Foulke 2-2, Harville 2-0.
Batters faced: McCarthy 26, Politte 3, Marte 1, Jenks 6, Schilling 29, Foulke 6, Harville 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Marte 1-0, Foulke 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Larry Young. 1B: Eric Cooper. 2B: Fieldin Culbreth. 3B: Marvin Hudson.
Weather: 70 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 5 mph, In from RF.
T: 3:11.
Att: 35,673.

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