- Alejandro De Aza will bat leadoff.
- A.J. Pierzynski to bat #2 but not against lefties (possibly Brent Morel will bat #2 against lefties)
- Alex Rios likely to bat #3
- Paul Konerko to bat #4
- Adam Dunn to bat #5
Sale said he was mindful during warmups and at the start of the game to not go hard from the onset.“
Just taking it nice and easy and really loosening it up because you have time,” he said. “You’re in no rush. That was nice to go out there and flip some in and start stretching it out and pick it up as it goes.”
And a photo from today’s game. Chris Sale pitches to Alex Rios:
Other White Sox links:
- Chris has an excellent post on Scott Boras.
- J.J. agrees with Sergio Santos’ statement that the Sox didn’t really rebuild in this off-season.
- Ozzie Guillen didn’t thought much of the Sox sports pcychologist, Dr. Jeff Fishbein.
- SeedlingsToStars’ Wally Fish looks how AL Central teams fared in various ‘Top 100 prospects’ lists.