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 mid-sentence when his voice wavered and he had to compose himself. The chastened Miami Marlins manager, suspended five games by the team for his comments to Time magazine ...
    04/10/2012 - 5:57 pm | View Link
  • Miami Marlins suspend manager over Castro comments
    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 - 2:30 pm | View Link
  • Marlins suspend manager Ozzie Guillen for five games for Fidel Castro comments
    MIAMI— Miami Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen has been suspended for five games because of his comments about Fidel Castro. The suspension by the team takes effect immediately. It was announced Tuesday shortly before Guillen was to hold a news conference to ...
    04/10/2012 - 11:54 am | View Link
  • Miami Marlins suspend manager Ozzie Guillen for five games for comments about Fidel Castro
    MIAMI — Chastened Miami Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen sat alone at a podium and began in Spanish, then halted in the middle of a sentence when his voice wavered. He took a sip of water and cleared his throat, then continued. Suspended for five games ...
    04/10/2012 - 8:29 am | View Link
  • Miami Marlins suspend manager over Castro comments
    Guillen, who is in his first season as manager ... baseball career. "I'm going to be a Miami guy for the rest of my life," he said. "I want to walk in the street with my head up and feel not this bad the way I feel right now." Guillen said his Castro ...
    04/10/2012 - 8:13 am | View Link
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