Former manager Ozzie Guillen has no love for Nick Swisher. Speaking on the White Sox postgame show following a 1-0 loss to the Brewers, Guillen was asked who he disliked more — Carlos Gomez or Nick Swisher — and the 2005 World Series winning manager didn't hold back on his disdain: "Oh my God, nobody can compare that with Nick Swisher," Guillen said. "I hate Nick Swisher with my heart.
White Sox general manager Rick Hahn was optimistic that Madrigal would be back by the end of the month, but that still means that he’s missing about half the season. Hahn also admitted that Madrigal might need surgery in the offseason. The contact maven’s major league career is only five games old.
Gonzalez scheduled to start for White Sox against Brewers Milwaukee Brewers (4-5, second in the NL Central) vs. Chicago White Sox (7-5, second in the NL Central) Chicago; Thursday, 8:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Brewers: Josh Lindblom (0-0, 4.91 ERA, 1.64 WHIP, 5 strikeouts) White Sox: Gio Gonzalez (0-0, 7.36 ERA, 2.18 WHIP, 9 strikeouts) LINE: White Sox favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 8 1/2 runs BOTTOM LINE: The Chicago White Sox host the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday.