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Aaron Rowand and Mike Ditka will make guest appearances at White Sox Cactus League games this weekend at Camelback Ranch. Rowand, who played with the White Sox from 2001-05 and was an integral part of the '05 World Series championship, is visiting Friday with his family. Ditka, who led the Bears to a decisive victory in Super Bowl XX, will visit Saturday. He is in town visiting his restaurant in the Vee Quiva Hotel and Casino in Laveen, Ariz.

Dylan Axelrod will start Friday's Cactus League game against the Indians, with Erik Johnson pitching in a Minor League game. The White Sox don't want to work Johnson against a division rival who he could face as early as the second week of the season. Mitchell Boggs will throw two innings on the Minor League side.

Aaron Rowand and Mike Ditka will make guest appearances at White Sox Cactus League games this weekend at Camelback Ranch. Rowand, who played with the White Sox from 2001-05 and was an integral part of the '05 World Series championship, is visiting Friday with his family. Ditka, who led the Bears to a decisive victory in Super Bowl XX, will visit Saturday. He is in town visiting his restaurant in the Vee Quiva Hotel and Casino in Laveen, Ariz.

Dylan Axelrod will start Friday's Cactus League game against the Indians, with Erik Johnson pitching in a Minor League game. The White Sox don't want to work Johnson against a division rival who he could face as early as the second week of the season. Mitchell Boggs will throw two innings on the Minor League side.

Nate Jones remained unscored upon in three Cactus League contests with his one inning of work in Thursday's loss.

Scott Merkin is a reporter for MLB.com. Read his blog, Merk's Works, and follow him on Twitter @scottmerkin.

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