There's no Series victory without Guillen

A Series sweep. A 99-win season. The first title since 1917. But none of it would have happened without Ozzie Guillen.

Originally Published: October 27, 2005
By Gene Wojciechowski | ESPN.com

HOUSTON -- Perhaps these Chicago White Sox could have won their first World Series since 1917 without Ozzie Guillen as their manager, but I doubt it.

Perhaps someone else could have kneaded and massaged 99 regular-season victories out of this team, held its hand as it claimed first place on Day One -- and stayed there, repaired his players' psyches after their mid-August tumble down the W-L stairs and then, audaciously so, led it to 11 more wins, from the beginning of the playoffs to the champagne-soaked ...

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