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Blue Jays 2, White Sox 1
Right-hander Bartolo Colon allowed five hits and struck out two Saturday. (Darren Calabrese/AP)
Bartolo Colon tossed just 62 pitches over five scoreless innings, but with the White Sox nursing a one-run lead in the eighth, righty reliever Scott Linebrink allowed two runs, sending slumping Chicago to its 10th loss in its past 13 games.
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Series at a glance:
CWS
Chi White Sox (15-20)
Lost 3
Toronto 2, Chi White Sox 1   TOR
Toronto (25-14)
Won 2
May 16, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Chi White Sox
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   1 3 0
Toronto
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 X   2 11 1
Standings thru 5/16/09  |  Recap: CWS | TOR  |  Gameday  |  White Sox stats  |  Blue Jays stats
Chi White Sox AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Podsednik, LF 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .256
Getz, 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .247
  b-Betemit, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Dye, RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .275
Konerko, 1B 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .305
Thome, DH 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .234
Ramirez, Al, SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .218
Pierzynski, C 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .279
Fields, 3B 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .237
Lillibridge, CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154
  a-Nix, J, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240
Totals 26 1 3 0 1 3 6  

a-Flied out for Lillibridge in the 9th. b-Grounded out for Getz in the 9th.

BATTING
TB: Fields; Konerko; Thome.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Getz.
SAC: Lillibridge.
GIDP: Thome.
Team RISP: 0-for-2.
Team LOB: 1.

BASERUNNING
SB: Podsednik (1, 3rd base off Ray, R/Chavez, R).
CS: Lillibridge (1, 2nd base by Ray, R/Chavez, R).

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Podsednik (Bautista at 2nd base), Dye (Scutaro at 3rd base).

 
Toronto AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Scutaro, SS 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 .285
Hill, A, 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .345
Rios, A, RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .259
Wells, V, CF 3 1 2 0 1 0 1 .270
Lind, DH 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .324
Bautista, 3B-LF 4 0 2 1 0 2 2 .310
Overbay, 1B 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .247
Chavez, R, C 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 .269
  1-McDonald, Jo, PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
  Barajas, C 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .303
Snider, LF 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .247
  a-Millar, PH-3B 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .281
  Rolen, 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .331
Totals 33 2 11 2 2 7 14  

a-Struck out for Snider in the 7th.
1-Ran for Chavez, R in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Scutaro 2 (9, Colon, Colon), Lind (14, Linebrink).
TB: Lind 2; Scutaro 5; Chavez, R 2; Bautista 2; Wells, V 2; Rios, A.
RBI: Lind (32), Bautista (6).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hill, A 3; Bautista; Barajas.
Team RISP: 2-for-8.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Wells, V 2 (6, 2nd base off Dotel/Pierzynski, 2nd base off Linebrink/Pierzynski), Bautista (2, 2nd base off Linebrink/Pierzynski).

FIELDING
E: Chavez, R (1, throw).
DP: 2 (Bautista-Overbay, Scutaro-Bautista-Overbay).

 
Chi White Sox IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Colon 5.0 5 0 0 2 2 0 4.21
Dotel (H, 5) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Thornton (H, 6) 1.0 2 0 0 0 3 0 2.63
Linebrink (BS, 1)(L, 1-2) 1.0 3 2 2 0 1 0 2.08
 
Toronto IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Ray, R (W, 1-1) 8.0 3 1 0 1 3 0 3.60
Downs, S (S, 4) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.96

WP: Linebrink.
HBP: Lillibridge (by Ray, R).
Pitches-strikes: Colon 62-36, Dotel 18-9, Thornton 22-13, Linebrink 30-23, Ray, R 91-56, Downs, S 10-6.
Groundouts-flyouts: Colon 7-2, Dotel 2-0, Thornton 0-0, Linebrink 1-0, Ray, R 9-6, Downs, S 2-1.
Batters faced: Colon 20, Dotel 4, Thornton 5, Linebrink 6, Ray, R 26, Downs, S 3.
Umpires: HP: Larry Vanover. 1B: Dan Iassogna. 2B: Charlie Reliford. 3B: Adrian Johnson.
Weather: 68 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 2:26.
Att: 21,759.
Venue: Rogers Centre.
May 16, 2009
May 16, 2009

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