Frank Thomas doesn't seem like the kind of guy you'd want to mess with. But Ozzie Guillen, his teammate at the beginning and boss near the end of Thomas' career, said teasing from teammates in the clubhouse fueled the Big Hurt's fire on the field. "We'd make fun of him and that would make him better," Guillen said. Show More Summary
Guillen certainly earned his bona fides while managing the Sox, but his 'Ozzie being Ozzie' routine wore thin the first time around. [ more › ]
i wish i was a cat lol lol pic.twitter.com/E55g2QUyXH — Ozzie Guillen FND (@OzzieGuillen) April 22, 2014 Don't we all Ozzie? Don't we all. One has plenty of time to ponder things when they're away from the daily constraints of managing baseball. Show More Summary
Some stories stick with you. These ones did not. A few years ago -- maybe in 2004 or something -- there was an Ozzie Guillen/Fidel Castro fiasco. Do you remember that? It was a big deal. A really, really big deal. It was the kind ofShow More Summary
Once in 1986, my mom came back from Price Club with a box of Topps. I still remember the joy and disbelief. A whole box? Man, that was some memory. I'll never forget the first Ozzie Guillen rookie card I scored. Or the first Harold Reynolds rookie. Show More Summary
Ozzie Guillen rumors are claiming he is considering managing either the Chicago Cubs or the Detroit Tigers. Good thing the Detroit Lions are in the NFL, or Ozzie Guillen might want to mange them as well! As previously reported by The Inquisitr, Ozzie Guillen was fired by the Miami Marlins and then replaced with Mike... Show More Summary
Former big-league manager Ozzie Guillen chipped in with his two cents on the travails of Alex Rodriguez and just how the designated heir to baseball’s home-run crown could fall so far, earning a 211-game suspension from Major League Baseball on … Continue reading ?
Ozzie Guillen reviews books, soccer player goes on honeymoon, Floyd Mayweather picks LeBron over Jordan.
Ozzie Guillen is probably the most outspoken manager in Major League Baseball history. From his infamous rants to the media to the play of his players on the field, Guillen always seems to find a way to make the headlines. CurrentlyShow More Summary
5. Miami Marlins OK, so Florida was terrible last year with all their good players and a high payroll. Their manager, Ozzie Guillen, was a distraction all season, beginning with his effusive praise of Fidel Castro and going from there. Show More Summary
This is the first Sports Media Notebook that I'm writing for Awful Announcing. If you're not familiar with my work at Fang's Bites, the notebook is an opportunity to provide a mix of stories, links and analysis all into one post. I hope you like it. Show More Summary
How's this for interesting? A sticker book from the 1987 Venezuelan winter league? It's chock full of players you know, like Greg Maddux, a boyish Omar Vizquel, Ozzie Guillen, Norm Charlton, Dave Concepcion, Vic Davalillo (still playing at 50!), Luis Salazar and a svelte-looking Cecil Fielder.
If you've followed professional baseball over the last decade, you're likely familiar with the name Ozzie Guillen. One of the more outspoken managers in the sport, Guillen is the first Latino manager in the history of Major League Baseball...Show More Summary
We probably shouldn't make too much fun of reality shows. Baseball is kind of like a reality show. When Ozzie Guillen said anything, it was pretty much Real World-ish fascination that drew us toward it. I guess Ozzie stopped being polite,...Show More Summary
Picture via Getty Was Ozzie right? From The Chicago Tribune: Williams Jr., a speedy outfielder, was drafted in the sixth round in 2008 and became a problem when former manager Ozzie Guillen felt son Ozney should have been picked higher in a later draft. Show More Summary
ESPN is reporting that former catcher Mike Redmond, who spent 13 seasons in the MLB, will replace Ozzie Guillen as the Miami Marlins’ new manager for the 2013 season. According to the report, Redmond, 41, received a three-year contract, and the Marlins also have rehired Perry Hill to be their first base and infield coach. [...]Show More Summary
The Ozzie Guillen era is over with the Miami Marlins. It lasted as long as the Joe Girardi era: one season. Now, the reins of the team have been handed over to Mike Redmond as he hopes to steer the Marlins into the 2013 MLB postseason for the third time in as many decades. Show More Summary
If the Marlins thought Ozzie Guillen was a colorful manager, wait until they meet Mike Redmond.
With the controversial Ozzie Guillen fired this offseason, the Miami Marlins wasted little time in replacing him with a popular former player for the organization in Mike Redmond. Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com broke the news on Twitter: #Marlins...Show More Summary