Sunday Night Lights

Sunday, May 25, 2008

Tonight’s Lineup on ESPN

OC, SS; AJ, C; Q, LF; Dye, RF; Thome, DH; Crede, 3B; Swish, 1B; BA, CF; Rocket, 2B.  Contreras pitching.

Konerko

Ozzie hopes he is able to play tomorrow in Cleveland.

“I can pinch run him if I need to tonight,” he joked.

Odds and Ends

ESPN’s Jon Miller stopped in to see Ozzie before tonight’s game.  Credit him for doing his homework.  He ran the usual questions for a manager:  health, offense, bullpen, Contreras’ keys (throwing strikes, getting ahead of hitters so that his forkball and breaking ball are more dangerous, etc.  “He’s healthier than last year,” Guillen indicated, explaining that Contreras battled back and hamstring pain for much of 2007).

Ozzie’s youngest son, Ozney, is in town over the holiday weekend.  A sophomore at PACE High School in Miami, he plays the outfield.

Already receiving letters from colleges and professional teams, he’s known as the best baseball-playing Guillen.

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 105 other followers

%d bloggers like this: