Marlins Suspend Manager For 5 Games Over His Comments On Castro

Ozzie Guillen

The suspension was announced Tuesday shortly before Ozzie Guillen was to hold a news conference to explain his remarks about Fidel Castro, which caused a public backlash.

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  • Miami Marlins suspend manager over Castro comments
    MIAMI (Reuters) - The Miami Marlins baseball team suspended manager Ozzie Guillen for five games after ... The controversy over Guillen's comments comes only a few games into a new season and at a particularly sensitive time for the Marlins.
    04/10/2012 - 8:08 am | View Link
  • Marlins suspend manager Ozzie Guillen for five games for comments about Fidel Castro (updated)
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    04/10/2012 - 5:39 am | View Link
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    MIAMI (AP) — Miami Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen was suspended for five games Tuesday because of his comments about Fidel Castro, and he again apologized and said he'll do whatever he can to repair relations with Cuban-Americans angered by the remarks.
    04/10/2012 - 4:49 am | View Link
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