DETROIT — The 2005 World Sequence champion White Sox will be properly represented at U.S. Cellular Field this Wednesday for the festivities encompassing Henry Konerko Day before the 6:Twelve p.m. CT first try to sell with the Royals.
Those from in which team scheduled to attend Saturdays pregame wedding ceremony include Brian Anderson, Joe Crede, Ross Gload, Scott Podsednik in addition to Cliff Politte. Special assistant to the general manager and former Bright Sox slugger Jim Thome is scheduled show up, along with Chris Getz, Mark Kotsay, Sean Lowe and Craig Wilson. Several of Konerkos friends and family will also be in attendance.
Per the White-colored Sox, the pregame ceremony will feature memorable presentations with these specific guests, as well as video tributes which celebrate Konerkos career as a 16-year person in the White Sox and his history off the field. The service also will include a presentation associated with gifts to the retiring captain.
Hes great, said Anderson of his friend and former teammate. Hes funny because weve pointed out so many things, but he told me when I screwed up. Hes a fantastic friend, and Ive always explored to him. Just a incredible player.
Konerko was in the commencing lineup Monday against the Tigers and is taking time to enjoy his final week as a large leaguer, taking a random selfie with a lover sitting near the visitors dugout on Tropicana Field on Sunday as an example.
Hes very aware he has a week left in his career,In . said White Sox manager The boy wonder Ventura of Konerko. Thats understandable, but with them, he likes to think about points a lot and break the item down. Hes had sufficient time to do that. But right now it truly is odd just because of with the knowledge that theres seven days left.