Ozzie Guillen and Dusty Baker

first_imgWill Ozzie Guillen or Dusty Baker get another chance to manage a baseball team?  Guillen was last with Miami, and Baker was with the Reds.  In the case of Guillen, he almost had the Miami job back this spring.  However, because of some complications with his old contract, they decided to go to one of their front office people.  As far as Baker is concerned, he has not been on the field since the Reds let him go.Ozzie is again being considered for the Miami job mainly because of his familiarity with the south Florida fan’s language.  As far as Baker is concerned, he has been mentioned as a prime candidate to fill the Dodgers’ vacancy.  After all, Dusty is a Californian and played with the Dodgers.Both of these former managers were well liked by their players.  Guillen got in trouble with management because of his mouth.  Baker had trouble with management because they said he was not tough enough on his players.  In both cases, the teams that fired them have been a disaster ever since.last_img read more