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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    Guillen, who is in his first season as manager of the Marlins ... The controversy over Guillen's comments comes only a few games into a new season and at a particularly sensitive time for the Marlins. The team was rebranded and relaunched this season ...
    04/10/2012 - 1:09 pm | View Link
  • Marlins suspend manager Guillen 5 games for Castro comments
    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 ...
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  • Miami Marlins suspend manager over Castro comments
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  • Marlins suspend manager Ozzie Guillen for 5 games
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