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Spring Training Game #16: White Sox @ Rangers -- Gavin Floyd vs. Vicente Padilla

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Time: 3:05 p.m. CT, Radio: (Live Boxscore; MLB Gameday)

Sox: Owens, CF; Ozuna, SS; Thome, DH; Konerko, 1B; Fields, 3B; Ramirez, 2B; Quentin, LF; Anderson, RF; Phillips, C

Rangers: Kinsler, 2B; Catalanotto, LF; Young, SS; Hamilton, DH; Byrd, CF; Blalock, 3B; Broussard, 1B; Murphy, RF; Saltalamacchia, C


Ozzie on Aaron Poreda:

"If it was my decision, believe me, I would bring him up here right away,'' Guillen said. Poreda is a 21-year-old starting pitcher selected by the Sox on the first round of last year's amateur draft. Facing a team of the Colorado Rockies' top prospects Monday, the 6-foot-6, 240-pound lefty wowed Guillen while pitching 2 scoreless innings. Poreda didn't allow a hit while striking out three and walking one. "That's a real No. 1 (starter),'' Guillen said. "You will see him here pretty soon. Hopefully he stays healthy.'' Poreda, a University of San Francisco product, pitched for Advanced Rookie Great Falls last year after signing with the White Sox. He was 4-0 with a 1.17 ERA in 12 games (8 starts) and has quickly emerged as the Sox' No. 1 prospect. "This kid's got a good arm and it's exciting to see him pitch,'' Guillen said. "He might pitch in a (Cactus League) game if we need it to get his feet wet a little bit, see how he feels.''
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