Leaving A Bad Taste

Contreras' pitch to Soto changes course of game

Updated: June 26, 2009, 8:41 PM ET
By Nick Friedell

Ozzie Guillen couldn't help but mutter to himself before his postgame news conference began.

"This team ruined my dinner," the White Sox manager said of his squad.

Guillen's appetite wasn't altered so much by the team's effort, which was solid throughout most of the day, his mood was altered the most by the pitch that Jose Contreras made to Geovany Soto in the seventh inning. The one which the Cubs' catcher deposited over the center-field wall for a three-run homer. The one ...

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