Miami Marlins manager suspended for warm comments about Castro

Rick Moran
Ozzie Guillen, manager of Major League baseball's Miami Marlins has been suspended by the team for 5 games following some ridiculous remarks he made about Fidel Castro. The Marlins released a statement Tuesday morning, saying, "The Marlins acknowledge the seriousness of the comments attributed to Guillen. The pain and suffering caused by Fidel Castro cannot be minimized, especially in a community filled with victims of the dictatorship." Time Magazine reported that Guillen said he loves Castro and respects him for staying in power so long. An emotional Guillen spoke at a Tuesday morning news conference, apologizing again in Spanish before fielding questions in English. He said he was "very embarrassed, very sad." "I apologize to the people here, outside, and I'm very, very, very sorry about the problem, about what happened. I will do everything to make it better, everything in my power to make it better," Guillen said. Guillen has been accused of saying he loves Castro,...(Read Full Post)

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