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Re: Sox Win — Venezuela Wins!

By on 10.27.05 | 1:31AM

Castro won't be the only one upset by the White Sox' win. Manager Ozzie Guillen in his post-game comments repeated over and over that his is a huge win not just for Chicago but his native Venezuela too -- noting that the country could use some happiness now. Not exactly an endorsement of dictatorial Hugo Chavez. Fortunately for American baseball, Venezuela's baseballers don't yet have to defect to America the way the White Sox' Cuban pitchers had to.

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