A pregame interview with Ozzie Guillen
White Sox skipper discusses Game 2 against Tampa Bay
Can you talk about what went into the decision to start Danks and then Floyd as opposed to the other way around?OZZIE GUILLEN: It's easy. They're not doing well against lefties, and I like, you know, every time we try to face a left handed pitcher, that's why we made the decision. Thome's had no success really against Kazmir. Is that the big reason for flopping Thome and Konerko in the lineup? OZZIE GUILLEN: It's not that many people that have success against Kazmir. I think our DH situation was kind of tough, because I was dealing with try to put Junior as a DH. But in the meanwhile, you know, Jim Thome's faced him a couple times. The last time he faced him he strike out four times. That's not a good sign. I don't have any other choice. My other choice was Josh Fields, but if I put Josh Fields on the field, I don't have an extra infielder.
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