The Miami Marlins are a damn mess.
And now, thanks to a terrible owner, a horrendous general manager, and a stripped down talentless ballclub, everything is totally going to be blamed on manager Ozzie Guillen.
According to ESPN's Buster Olney, the Marlins are "aggressively seeking to replace Ozzie."
A source close to the Marlins told the Palm Beach Post weeks ago that Ozzie's chances of getting fired were 70-30.
And now, according to other team sources, the feeling is his chances of coming back as the Marlins skipper in 2013 are 50-50 at best
Guillen walked into a time bomb waiting to happen (aside from his own Castro comments time bomb, but that has nothing to do with baseball). He inherited a shitty overrated Hanley Ramirez, who was crappy before Ozzie came to town. He inherited a ballclub with John Buck and his .192 batting average. He inherited the bloated human game blower-upper Heath Bell.
And this isn't the first time Loria sends a manager packing when the fault rests with him.
Loria ripped Joe Girardi in 2006.
Former Marlins manager, and current playoff bound Braves manager, Fredi Gonzalez said, "There's not a manager dead or alive that Jeffrey thinks is good enough. Not Connie Mack, not anyone."
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Loria called Fredi's comments classless. And then continued to pocket the millions while the city was burdened with his arty-farty stadium and has become a sinkhole where shitty baseball players' careers come to die.
So the consensus from every manager that has ever worked with Loria seems to be that he's a real pleasant human being to be around, and not a smug, clueless, blame-shifting, unaccountable asshole at all.