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    Carlos Zambrano is a White Sox Fan

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    So the question -- after seeing Wood leave town this winter -- is obvious: Could Zambrano ever imagine pitching for another team?

    'No,'' he said, tapping his hand on that big ''C'' logo over his heart. Then without much hesitation...

    ''Well, if I do,'' Zambrano added in a hushed voice, ''I want it to be in a White Sox uniform.''

    What?

    This isn't the kind of thing that will go over well with Cubs fans.

    ''I grew up as a White Sox fan. That was my favorite team,'' Zambrano said. ''I apologize to the Cubs fans for saying this, but you don't have control when you are 6, 7 years old of your feelings. Your feelings are with the team you see as a child. For me, it was the White Sox.''
    Zambrano loves the Cubs, but he's also a Sox fan :: CHICAGO SUN-TIMES :: Chris De Luca

    There's a lot more interesting stuff in the article, including the relationship between Zambrano and Ozzie. Big Z and I now have one thing in common.



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    Re: Carlos Zambrano is a White Sox Fan

    Quote Originally Posted by mwitt View Post
    Zambrano loves the Cubs, but he's also a Sox fan :: CHICAGO SUN-TIMES :: Chris De Luca

    There's a lot more interesting stuff in the article, including the relationship between Zambrano and Ozzie. Big Z and I now have one thing in common.
    You like to fight with Michael Barrett?



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    Re: Carlos Zambrano is a White Sox Fan

    Quote Originally Posted by mwitt View Post
    Zambrano loves the Cubs, but he's also a Sox fan :: CHICAGO SUN-TIMES :: Chris De Luca

    There's a lot more interesting stuff in the article, including the relationship between Zambrano and Ozzie. Big Z and I now have one thing in common.
    You get "wrist cramps" when you "e-mail your brother" too much?



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    Re: Carlos Zambrano is a White Sox Fan

    So what? Jim Thome is a Cubs fan. Not every player gets to play for the team they grew up rooting for. This is a non issue.



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    Re: Carlos Zambrano is a White Sox Fan

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    So what? Jim Thome is a Cubs fan. Not every player gets to play for the team they grew up rooting for. This is a non issue.
    His family stays with him in Chicago during the season, so it's easy to see why he would want to play for the White Sox if he ever has to make that decision.



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    Re: Carlos Zambrano is a White Sox Fan

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    So what? Jim Thome is a Cubs fan. Not every player gets to play for the team they grew up rooting for. This is a non issue.
    I will disagree will this, JT does all his off season training in Darien, IL. My wife works for the company he trains at and I've meet him a number of times. He has been a Sox fan his whole life!



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    Re: Carlos Zambrano is a White Sox Fan

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAlum2002 View Post
    You get "wrist cramps" when you "e-mail your brother" too much?
    Isn't that the running joke on AM 1000 in Chicago with Carmen and Silvi, that Ozzie Guillen is on the computer talking to his brother in Venezuala as a euphemism? I assume that's what you're referring to.



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    Re: Carlos Zambrano is a White Sox Fan

    Quote Originally Posted by LindenCy View Post
    Isn't that the running joke on AM 1000 in Chicago with Carmen and Silvi, that Ozzie Guillen is on the computer talking to his brother in Venezuala as a euphemism? I assume that's what you're referring to.
    A few years ago, Zambrano ended up on the DL for wrist/forearm problems, and he attributed it to spending too much time on the internet "e-mailing his brother."



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    Re: Carlos Zambrano is a White Sox Fan

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAlum2002 View Post
    A few years ago, Zambrano ended up on the DL for wrist/forearm problems, and he attributed it to spending too much time on the internet "e-mailing his brother."
    I remember that! Funny! Sosa sneezed and blow his back out! Hahaha!!



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    Re: Carlos Zambrano is a White Sox Fan

    Being a Cubs fan is awesome!
    If there's a twist that a Cyclone season hasn't come up with, the Cubbies fill in the blanks for me.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




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    Re: Carlos Zambrano is a White Sox Fan

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyznutz View Post
    I remember that! Funny! Sosa sneezed and blow his back out! Hahaha!!
    That was a typical roid sneeze.


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    Re: Carlos Zambrano is a White Sox Fan

    He's dead to me now. Keep that garbage to yourself Los.



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    Re: Carlos Zambrano is a White Sox Fan

    Carlos is shunned. No longer allowed to ride in my carriage or to build barns or break bread with me. Go to hell with the other Anglish.

    Cybookie....give us an over/under on when Pinella gets axed. Love the guy, but the cubbies are just Cyclones with pinstripes.



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