Found July 20, 2012 on Baseball Prospectus:
Pure as th' expanse of Heav'n; I thither went With unexperienc't thought, and laid me downe On the green bank, to look into the cleer Smooth Lake, that to me seemd another Skie. As I bent down to look, just opposite, A Shape within the watry gleam appeard Bending to look on me, I started back, It started back, but pleas'd I soon returnd, Pleas'd it returnd as soon with answering looks Of sympathie and love; there I had fixt Mine eyes till now, and pin'd with vain desire. - Milton, "Paradise Lost" No one knew it at the time, but the feeling had been circulating among us for weeks: The Ozzie Show was drawing to a close, and this September night, an innocuous Monday pregame before a meaningless late-season clash between the White Sox and Blue Jays, was to be the final performance. We could all read the tea leaves. Guillen had driven to the United Center earlier that day to meet with Chicago owner Jerry Reinsdorf. Everyone ...
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Red Sox Lineup vs the White Sox 7/19/12

Ellsbury CF Crawford LF Pedroia 2B Gonzalez 1B Ross RF Middlebrooks 3B Shoppach C Aviles SS Ciriaco DH Buccholz SP
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