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Box > Chi White Sox 1, Cleveland 0
Buehrle, White Sox edge Indians
Jake Westbrook battled for eight innings, allowing one run on four hits, but the Indians couldn't break through on offense.
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Mark Buehrle throws a pitch in the first inning against the Indians on Monday. (Nam Y. Huh/AP)
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Mark Buehrle dominated the Indians for eight innings, allowing two hits and striking out five, to secure a crisp season-opening victory.
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Cleveland (3-3)
Won 1
Chi White Sox 1, Cleveland 0   CWS
Chi White Sox (4-2)
Lost 1
April 4, 2005
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Cleveland
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 2 1
Chi White Sox
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 X   1 4 0
Standings through 4/4/05  |  Gameday  |  Indians Stats  |  White Sox Stats
ClevelandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Crisp, CF4010010.250
Belliard, 2B3000001.000
Hafner, DH2000110.000
Martinez, C3010002.333
Boone, 3B3000001.000
Blake, RF3000000.000
Broussard, 1B3000010.000
Hernandez, LF2000010.000
a-Cora, PH1000010.000
Peralta, SS2000010.000
b-Sizemore, PH1000000.000
Totals27020164 

a-Struck out for Hernandez in the 9th. b-Flied out for Peralta in the 9th.

BATTING
TB: Crisp; Martinez.
GIDP: Boone; Martinez.
Team LOB: 1.

FIELDING
E: Peralta (1, fielding).
DP: (Peralta-Belliard-Broussard).

 
Chi White SoxABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Podsednik, LF3000110.000
Iguchi, 2B4000011.000
Everett, DH3000010.000
Konerko, 1B3120000.667
Gload, 1B0000000.000
Dye, RF3010002.333
Rowand, CF3001002.000
Pierzynski, C3010001.333
Crede, 3B3000002.000
Uribe, SS3000000.000
Totals28141138 

BATTING
2B: Konerko (1, Westbrook).
TB: Konerko 3; Dye; Pierzynski.
RBI: Rowand (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Pierzynski.
GIDP: Crede.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
SB: Rowand (1, 2nd base off Westbrook/Martinez).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Crede-Iguchi-Konerko 2).

 
ClevelandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Westbrook (L, 0-1)8.04111301.12
 
Chi White SoxIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Buehrle (W, 1-0)8.02001500.00
Takatsu (S, 1)1.00000100.00

Pitches-strikes: Westbrook 101-72, Buehrle 103-66, Takatsu 12-9.
Ground outs-fly outs: Westbrook 17-4, Buehrle 12-7, Takatsu 1-1.
Batters faced: Westbrook 29, Buehrle 25, Takatsu 3.
Umpires: HP: Rick Reed. 1B: Terry Craft. 2B: Ted Barrett. 3B: Alfonso Marquez.
Weather: 64 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 7 mph, In from LF.
T: 1:51.
Att: 38,141.

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