Former Major League player and current Miami Marlins manager, Ozzie Guillen has spent the past 72 hours apologizing for insensitive pro Fidel Castro comments he made in a recent interview with Time Magazine. I'll let you judge the comments for yourself before I thrash this dipsh** below.
Childhood bullying is one of the hottest topics for parents and teachers who think that they're kids are too often abused by their peers, and want to put an end to what we used to just consider part of growing up. Between Oprah and Dr. Phil, there is a widespread movement to qwell the constant harrassment that kids usually toss at the boy who smells funny, the girl who eats too much, or the kid who prefers Glee to Sportscenter.
The Oakland A's have signed 39 year-old Manny Ramirez to a minor league deal with $500,000 that will start after he serves the remaining 50 day suspension for his second failed drug test in his career.
Major League Baseball players spend the first few years (or more) of their career fighting to make it to the big leagues. The unfortunate ones then spend 2-3 years proving themselves on teams like the Marlins, Royals, and the Pittsburgh Pirates. In the event that they become a breakout star, teams like the Red Sox, White Sox, and Yankees usually sign them to a fat contract and make them stars.
After a year long separation Mary Cashman, wife of Yankees GM Brian Cashman, filed for divorce in a Stamford, Connecticut court on Friday. The filing came one day after prosecutors charged a woman with stalking Cashman, and trying to extort money from him after their affair ended unfavorably.
The Toronto Blue Jays have a ton of young talent in their organization, and felt it was time they went out and made a bold move by signing the oldest position player in Major League Baseball to a 1 year contract.