Ozzie Guillen not high on snowy opener

Updated: March 31, 2011, 4:30 PM ET
By Doug Padilla | ESPNChicago.com

CLEVELAND -- Coffee and hot chocolate could outsell beer and soft drinks Friday when the White Sox and Indians kick off the season at a chilly Progressive Field.

About 5-6 inches of snow fell overnight in Cleveland leaving a thick blanket of white stuff on the playing surface that wasn't about to melt any time soon in the 30-degree temperatures.

Worried that motorized snow removal might damage the freshly laid turf, grounds crew workers were shoveling the snow by hand.

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