The World Series Winning Manager to Provide Analysis for ESPN Deportes’ Sunday Night Baseball, Beisbol Esta Noche and ESPN Deportes Radio Nueva York
Ozzie Guillen joins ESPN Deportes as an analyst for the 2013 Major League Baseball season. The former manager will appear regularly on Beisbol Esta Noche and provide game analysis throughout the season.
Guillen’s duties aren’t limited to TV programming; he will also take the mike for ESPN Deportes Radio Nueva York 1050 AM. Guillen is slated to make weekly appearances on the radio station’s local shows – Zona ESPN and Firma ESPN.
“It’s an honor to join the ESPN Deportes family,” said Guillen. “ESPN’s baseball analysts are some of the best in the business and I’m looking forward to joining the conversation and providing my perspective on what’s happening this season.”
In addition to his role as an MLB analyst for ESPN Deportes, Guillen will make occasional appearances on other ESPN studio shows such as First Take and #Redes on ESPN Deportes.
Guillen began his MLB career with the Chicago White Sox in 1985. During his 12-year career with the team, the shortstop was named the A.L. Rookie of the Year, was a three-time All-Star and won the 1990 Gold Glove Award. He later played for the Baltimore Orioles, Atlanta Braves and the Tampa Bay Rays.
Following his playing career, Guillen managed the White Sox from 2004 – 2011, guiding the franchise to a World Series Championship in 2005, becoming the first Hispanic manager to win a World Series. Guillen later was named manager of the Miami Marlins from 2011 – 2012.