The Wally Backman-Miami Marlins intrigue continues


A couple of random tweets relating to the first managerial death watch of the season:

That’s not exactly an affirmation or a vote of confidence. Or a denial that Redmond is, indeed, on the hot seat. Also:

I think Jeff Loria is still paying Ozzie Guillen. Heck, he may still be paying Jack McKeon, Fredi Gonzalez and Joe Girardi. That he’d fire Redmond so early in the season and go with Mr. Firecracker Wally Backman wouldn’t be terribly shocking at this point, would it?