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Sox edged in KC
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Royals 4, White Sox 1
Jermaine Dye watches his fourth-inning home run leave the yard. (AP)
Mark Buehrle went 7 1/3 innings, striking out eight and walking none, but the White Sox offense couldn't back him up, as Jermaine Dye's fourth-inning homer accounted for their only run. Dye also doubled in the loss.
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Series at a glance:
CWS
Chi White Sox (53-38)
Lost 1
Kansas City 4, Chi White Sox 1   KC
Kansas City (41-52)
Won 1
July 10, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Chi White Sox
0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0   1 6 2
Kansas City
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 X   4 8 0
Standings thru 7/10/08  |  Recap: CWS | KC  |  Gameday  |  White Sox stats  |  Royals stats
Chi White SoxABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Cabrera, SS4010001.265
Pierzynski, C4000011.288
Quentin, LF4000021.270
Dye, RF4121021.301
Thome, DH3010110.242
Konerko, 1B4010003.213
Swisher, CF4010022.236
Crede, 3B3000012.257
Ramirez, 2B3000011.304
Totals3316111012 

BATTING
2B: Dye (20, Greinke).
HR: Dye (20, 4th inning off Greinke, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Cabrera; Dye 6; Thome; Konerko; Swisher.
RBI: Dye (53).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Konerko; Cabrera.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Ramirez (4, 2nd base off Greinke/Buck).

FIELDING
E: Cabrera (6, fielding), Konerko (6, missed catch).
DP: (Ramirez-Cabrera-Konerko).

 
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
DeJesus, CF-LF4110012.306
Aviles, M, SS4111012.298
Grudzielanek, 2B4000013.314
Guillen, LF4111010.274
  Olivo, C0000000.260
Teahen, RF4122021.255
Gordon, 3B4010011.252
Butler, DH3000012.257
Gload, 1B2010000.280
Buck, C3010012.253
  1-Gathright, PR-CF0000000.250
Totals324840913 


1-Ran for Buck in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Teahen (15, Buehrle), Aviles, M (10, Buehrle), Guillen (29, Dotel).
HR: Teahen (10, 8th inning off Logan, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: DeJesus; Aviles, M 2; Guillen 2; Teahen 6; Gordon; Gload; Buck.
RBI: Aviles, M (19), Guillen (65), Teahen 2 (32).
2-out RBI: Guillen; Teahen 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Grudzielanek; Butler.
GIDP: DeJesus.
Team LOB: 5.

 
Chi White SoxIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Buehrle (L, 6-8)7.16200803.68
Dotel 0.11110002.98
Logan 0.11110112.20
 
Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Greinke 7.06111813.48
Mahay (W, 5-0)1.00000201.88
Soria (S, 24)1.00000001.54

HBP: Gload (by Buehrle).
Pitches-strikes: Buehrle 107-76, Dotel 5-5, Logan 11-7, Greinke 109-72, Mahay 15-10, Soria 11-7.
Ground outs-fly outs: Buehrle 9-5, Dotel 0-1, Logan 0-0, Greinke 8-5, Mahay 1-0, Soria 1-2.
Batters faced: Buehrle 29, Dotel 2, Logan 2, Greinke 28, Mahay 3, Soria 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Dotel 1-1, Logan 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Bill Hohn. 1B: Dale Scott. 2B: Ron Kulpa. 3B: Dan Iassogna.
Weather: 84 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, R to L.
T: 2:26.
Att: 14,547.

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