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Ozzie likes Matt Thornton as closer

Updated: February 19, 2011, 10:56 PM ET
By Doug Padilla | ESPNChicago.com

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Once thought to be headed toward Opening Day with lingering questions, members of the Chicago White Sox bullpen seem pleased to be getting some direction so early in the spring.

Not only was it announced a day earlier that Chris Sale would find a permanent home in the bullpen this season, but manager Ozzie Guillen said that if Matt Thornton is the closer that it would be "a great scenario."

"Are you sure you understood him? Are you sure you got it clear?" ...

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