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Oney Guillen rips Bobby Jenks

Bobby Jenks did not have kind words for White Sox or manager Ozzie Guillen uphis departure.

Bobby Jenks did not have kind words for the White Sox or manager Ozzie Guillen upon his departure.

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Updated: December 29, 2010 2:10PM



Former White Sox closer Bobby Jenks fired on his old team and, in particular, Ozzie Guillen in a recent story by MLB.com’s Scott Merkin.

His comments didn’t go unnoticed.

Oney Guillen, Ozzie’s son, has tweeted back in defense.

Jenks, who signed a 2-year, $12 million deal to be the setup reliever for the Red Sox, told Merkin: “Why would I come back to that negativity? I’m looking forward to playing for a manager who knows how to run a bullpen.”

Jenks also questioned Guillen’s trust in him.

Oney Guillen posted several responses via Twitter, using explicit language in some: “i thought u were a man not some punk who runs away and talks [b.s.]. u coward. say it to there face when u were with them”

Oney also posted: “and u say the manager didnt trust u? he kept putting ur fat [---] there and u kept blowing it, he never took u away from that role unreal”

The Twitter posts turned personal as Oney Guillen pointed out some of Jenks’ off-the-field issues.

In case you’re wondering: The White Sox first game vs. the Red Sox is May 30 in Boston; the Red Sox play in Chicago on July 29.



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