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Ozzie Guillen, El Duque added to White Sox 2005 reunion weekend

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Ozzie Guillen, El Duque added to White Sox 2005 reunion weekend

The 2005 White Sox reunion weekend in July just got a little more wild.

The team announced on Wednesday that former manager Ozzie Guillen and pitcher Orlando "El Duque" Hernandez will be apart of the weekend festivities from July 17-July 19 for the World Series Championship Reunion Weekend.

Guillen and Hernandez will join Paul Konerko, Joe Crede, Aaron Rowand and others as former players who will be attending the reunion.

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On Friday, the team plans to hold postgame fireworks following its doubleheader against the Kansas City Royals. Afterwards, there will be a video tribute honoring the magical run.

The party continues on Saturday as members of the 2005 team are introduced onto the field before the White Sox take on the Royals in the afternoon. The first 20,000 fans ages 21 and older who attend the game will receive replica championship rings.

The festivities move to the Chicago Theater on Sunday as fans can sit in on a unique experience with members from the championship team. 

SportsTalk Live Podcast: Rick Hahn gives an update on the state of the White Sox rebuild

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SportsTalk Live Podcast: Rick Hahn gives an update on the state of the White Sox rebuild

In this episode of the SportsTalk Live Podcast, Danny Parkins (670 The Score), Chris Bleck (ESPN 1000) and Scott King (WGN Radio) join David Kaplan on the panel.

Ryan Pace’s offseason begins. Josh Sitton and Jerrell Freeman are gone, but what will he do with Kyle Fuller?

Plus, Rick Hahn joins Kap from Glendale, Ariz., to discuss the state of the White Sox rebuild, how tough it is to keep their best prospects in the minors and why Jose Abreu is so important for his young team?

Listen to the full episode at this link or in the embedded player below:

White Sox Talk Podcast on The Three Amigos: Jimenez, Robert and Adolfo

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White Sox Talk Podcast on The Three Amigos: Jimenez, Robert and Adolfo

The White Sox three outfield prospects are creating a lot of buzz at spring training.

On this edition of the podcast, Micker Adolfo tells Chuck Garfien about a conversation they all had about one day becoming the starting outfield for the White Sox. Adolfo talks about his longtime friendship with Eloy Jimenez, his impressions of Luis Robert, Luis Basabe and the White Sox future.

But first, it's a conversation with MLB.com's Jesse Sanchez who has great insight on many of the White Sox players: Jimenez, Robert, Yoan Moncada and Jose Abreu. He tells an amazing story about why Jimenez decided to sign with the Cubs when he was a teenager, how much Abreu is revered in Cuba and much more.

Listen to the full episode at this link (iOS users can go here) or in the embedded player below. Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts.