I don’t know if it’s a good idea or a bad idea. … I don’t think I’ve looked at a Twitter in my life. I don’t even know if I know how. But I like his reasoning. I’m cool with it.” - Indians manager Terry Francona
ESPN has suspended Simmons from Twitter for a few days after he called the Skip Bayless-Richard Sherman First Take meltdown last week awful and embarrassing.
I believe in freedom of speech,” Groce explained. “But you get off to a 12-0 start and social-media wise, it’s like these guys are rock stars. Then you don’t play as well, they’re scum. I said, ‘Fellas, that’s the way of the world. The reality is you’re not rock stars. You’re not scum. You’re somewhere in-between.’ I wasn’t sure we were staying level with social-media stuff.’”
Since the Twitter ban, the Illini are unbeaten. #NoCoincidence
People out there are nasty. Nasty. I don’t need that. I don’t need the aggravation. So many nasty people that don’t have nothing better to do. I’m not Kim Kardashian.
Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen quits Twitter: ‘Don’t follow me anymore’
“Yeah, I hate Twitter,” Guillen said in the Marlins’ dugout before the game. “Everybody following me can (expletive) his pants. You can quote me on that one. … Don’t follow me anymore. Twitter is a stupid thing. I never make money out of that. When you speak Spanish, you speak Spanish. When you speak English, you don’t know how to spell ‘English.’ Get a real job, get a life. I don’t make money out of that. I’m done.”