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 — Ozzie Guillen sat alone at a podium and began in Spanish, then halted in the middle of a sentence when his voice wavered. The chastened Miami Marlins manager took a sip of water and cleared his throat, then continued. Suspended for five games ...
    04/10/2012 - 11:06 am | View Link
  • 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 for Five Games
    Miami Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen was suspended for five games Tuesday because of his comments about Fidel Castro. Jared Diamond has details on Lunch Break. Photo: AP
    04/10/2012 - 5:11 am | View Link
  • Marlins Suspend Manager Guillen for Castro Comments
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    04/10/2012 - 4:56 am | View Link
  • Marlins suspend manager Ozzie Guillen for 5 games
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