Discussion

Inside the mind of Ozzie Guillen

You heard what Ozzie Guillen said about Jay Mariotti, and you heard his apology -- but here's what Guillen really meant to say.

Updated: June 22, 2006, 3:09 PM ET
By Jim Caple | Page 2

White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen usually is entertainingly frank, but he got himself in trouble this week when he called Chicago Sun-Times columnist Jay Mariotti a "----ing fag." Ozzie defended his comment by saying that he has nothing against gays -- he said he goes to WNBA games -- and that the term doesn't mean the same thing in his native country as it does in the United States. Wednesday night, he apologized for using the word "fag" but didn't back off Mariotti, calling him a "piece of ----."

...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ESPN TOP HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM