Originally written on Fox Sports Florida  |  Last updated 11/2/12
MIAMI Curious to know how the new Miami Marlins manager will differ from his predecessor? Start with Twitter. I have a Twitter account I set it up about a month ago, and I have two followers, so Im not sure my message is getting out, Mike Redmond said with a laugh Friday, when he was introduced as the Marlins new skipper. Ive only Tweeted once. That whole social media thing, Im a little slow on out in Spokane, Wash., where I live. Were still trying to catch up. Not so for Ozzie Guillen, who was fired Oct. 23 after just one disappointing season. As of Friday afternoon, Guillen had 269,718 Twitter followers and had Tweeted 2,847 times though not at all during most of last season after he got into trouble for making seemingly pro-Fidel Castro comments in a magazine interview. Thats not to say Guillen is more personable than Redmond. Theyre just different. Where Ozzie was always talking loudly and laughing even louder, Redmond exudes a friendly, genuine demeanor, quiet confiden...
GET THE YARDBARKER APP:
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Manu Ginobili announces he will return next season

Robinson Cano dealing with stomach ailment all season

Tony Romo on Dez Bryant's contract: 'I think it will work out'

Report: Giants pull $60 million offer to Jason Pierre-Paul

Dwayne Bowe: I’m here to fill Josh Gordon’s shoes

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

Report: DeAndre Jordan was tired of Chris Paul's antics

Marcus Smart eager to show full skill set with injury behind him

Geno Smith: Brandon Marshall is 'a quarterback's best friend'

Report: NFL executive questions hype around Sam Bradford

Raiders coaching staff excited about running backs

Braves reportedly aren’t keen on trading Cameron Maybin

Braves the most interesting team to watch at the deadline?

Video shows FSU QB De'Andre Johnson punching woman

Is James Harden dating Khloe Kardashian?

Odell Beckham Jr. poses for nude version of 'The Catch'

Dwyane Wade: I'll retire 'when I can no longer play'

How Matt Ryan became “Matty Ice”

The long road of an NBA second-round pick

Jameis Winston visits Miami teen in hospital with condition

2015 MLB first-half all-surprise team

World Cup Final smashes ratings records

Tsunami survivor fulfills dream by signing with Sporting Lisbon

Andre Johnson reconnects with Chuck Pagano by joining Colts

MLB News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Video shows De'Andre Johnson punching woman

Odell Beckham Jr. poses for nude version of 'The Catch'

Report: Giants pull offer to Pierre-Paul

Report: Jordan was tired of Chris Paul

2015 All-Star starters announced

JPP injured in fireworks mishap?

Odell Beckham doesn't want to be known for 'the catch'

Russell Wilson 'would definitely consider' playing for Mariners

Solo, Rapinoe among USWNT stars up for World Cup awards

LBS on Sports Jeopardy! Here's how how it went

College football's 35 most patriotic helmets

A brief history of non-star All-Stars

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.