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White Sox 10, Cubs 3
Jose Contreras snapped a three-start losing streak on Friday. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty)
After being swept in the first round of the Crosstown Showdown, the White Sox got a bit of revenge Friday, thanks in large part to a seven-run third inning that was capped off by a Nick Swisher grand slam.
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Series at a glance:
CHC
Chi Cubs (49-31)
Lost 2
Chi White Sox 10, Chi Cubs 3   CWS
Chi White Sox (44-35)
Won 2
June 27, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Chi Cubs
0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0   3 10 1
Chi White Sox
1 0 7 0 0 1 0 1 X   10 14 0
Standings thru 6/27/08  |  Recap: CHC | CWS  |  Gameday  |  Cubs stats  |  White Sox stats
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Fukudome, DH4020101.301
Patterson, LF-2B3000113.250
Lee, 1B4000004.287
Ramirez, 3B4000010.298
Ward, RF4020010.281
Edmonds, CF4111012.236
Soto, C4131011.285
Fontenot, 2B2111000.252
  a-Murton, PH-LF2000002.222
Cedeno, SS4010002.276
Totals3531032515 

a-Flied out for Fontenot in the 7th.

BATTING
HR: Soto (13, 5th inning off Contreras, 0 on, 0 out), Fontenot (4, 5th inning off Contreras, 0 on, 0 out), Edmonds (8, 7th inning off Contreras, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Fukudome 2; Ward 2; Edmonds 4; Soto 6; Fontenot 4; Cedeno.
RBI: Soto (47), Fontenot (15), Edmonds (28).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Patterson.
GIDP: Lee 2.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
E: Patterson (3, fielding).
DP: (Fontenot-Cedeno-Lee).

 
Chi White SoxABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Cabrera, SS4220100.276
Pierzynski, C5221002.299
Quentin, LF5242001.289
Dye, RF5133002.302
Thome, DH4100133.224
Crede, 3B3100100.267
Swisher, 1B3124100.237
Uribe, 2B4010012.215
Wise, CF4000031.308
Totals371014104711 

BATTING
2B: Cabrera (14, Dempster), Quentin (13, Dempster), Swisher (14, Lieber), Dye (18, Wuertz).
HR: Swisher (9, 3rd inning off Dempster, 3 on, 1 out).
TB: Cabrera 3; Pierzynski 2; Quentin 5; Dye 4; Swisher 6; Uribe.
RBI: Quentin 2 (59), Pierzynski (30), Dye 3 (47), Swisher 4 (32).
2-out RBI: Dye 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Dye; Uribe; Thome 2.
GIDP: Dye.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Dye (2, 3rd base off Dempster/Soto).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Crede-Uribe-Swisher 2).

 
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Dempster (L, 9-3)2.17883113.26
Lieber 3.14111303.02
Cotts 1.11000203.60
Wuertz 1.02110102.80
 
Chi White SoxIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Contreras (W, 7-6)6.07332333.99
Logan 1.01000102.28
Dotel 1.01000103.19
Masset 1.01000003.24

Contreras pitched to 2 batters in the 7th.

Pitches-strikes: Dempster 71-40, Lieber 53-32, Cotts 24-15, Wuertz 17-13, Contreras 100-56, Logan 22-17, Dotel 13-8, Masset 13-8.
Ground outs-fly outs: Dempster 3-3, Lieber 1-6, Cotts 1-1, Wuertz 1-1, Contreras 7-8, Logan 1-1, Dotel 1-1, Masset 0-3.
Batters faced: Dempster 16, Lieber 15, Cotts 5, Wuertz 5, Contreras 25, Logan 4, Dotel 4, Masset 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Cotts 2-0, Logan 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Mark Wegner. 1B: Jeff Kellogg. 2B: Rob Drake. 3B: Chad Fairchild.
Weather: 79 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, R to L.
T: 2:49.
Att: 39,132.

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