The Sox take on the Royals today in Surprise (3:05 p.m.). Adam Russell starts for the Good Guys. Zack Greinke starts for the Royals. The game is on TV (CSN). Here are the lineups (Live Boxscore; MLB Gameday):
Sox: Erstad, 1B; Iguchi, 2B; Konerko, DH; Dye, RF; Crede, 3B; Pierzynski, C; Uribe, SS; Mackowiak, LF; Anderson, CF
Royals: German, 2B; Gload, RF; Teahen, CF; Sweeney, DH; Gordon, A, 3B; Brown, LF; Shealy, 1B; LaRue, C; Berroa, SS
Today's White Sox Quote of the Day comes from Don Cooper. Coop on the race for the fifth slot in the White Sox starting rotation:
In other news, Ozzie says he will bat Peter Pan (Erstad) 2nd against righties in the regular season, and he will trim the roster from 40 to about 28 tomorrow.