Cardinals' La Russa Retiring

Cardinals' La Russa retiring

Tony La Russa, the manager of the St. Louis Cardinals, announced Monday he is retiring after 33 seasons as a manager in professional baseball. The Cardinals capped an improbable comeback last week by defeating the Texas Rangers to win the World Series.

Senh: That's the way to go out - do it while you're on top.

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  • The Cardinal way -
    ... in 1945. The Cardinals didn't even hit any road bumps when Mike Matheny took over from Tony La Russa in 2012. Since then the Cardinals have...
    04/2/2015 - 1:53 pm | View Link
  • Reds schedule outlook: St. Louis Cardinals -
    ... in 1945. The Cardinals didn't even hit any road bumps when Mike Matheny took over from Tony La Russa in 2012. Since then the Cardinals have...
    04/2/2015 - 1:53 pm | View Link
  • Team-by-team guide to the National League - New York Post
    2. St. Louis Cardinals Key player: RHP Michael ... of team president Derrick Hall, president of baseball operations Tony La Russa, general manager
    04/2/2015 - 6:31 am | View Link
  • Scouting report: Spring's baseball books lineup - Sacramento Bee
    Scouting report: Spring's baseball books lineup -
    04/1/2015 - 1:11 pm | View Link
  • D-Backs consider old-school method with Bradley -
    24-year-old Adam Wainwright into the Cardinals' bullpen to open the 2006 season. Wainwright started out as the long reliever; La Russa remembers...
    04/1/2015 - 10:25 am | View Link
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  • D-Backs use old La Russa tactic, bat pitcher 8th
    After all, Hale's boss, Diamondbacks Chief Baseball Officer Tony La Russa, was the architect of moving his pitcher up a spot in the order. While manager of the St. Louis Cardinals, La Russa had his pitcher bat eighth 430 times, including most of the 2008 ...
    04/22/2015 - 8:05 pm | View Link
  • With D-backs, La Russa sees game through new eyes
    After one of the most successful managerial careers in Major League history for the White Sox, A's and Cardinals, La Russa went to the other side this past May 17 and the transition hasn't been easy. La Russa said he always has been fortunate to work in ...
    04/22/2015 - 3:33 pm | View Link
  • Bryan Price is obscenely wrong, even beyond his obscenities
    The Enquirer is not the Reds’ mouthpiece. Tony La Russa understood this when he managed the Cardinals and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch ran an article in 2007 that needled the Cubs over their then-99 year championship drought. La Russa said that he would ...
    04/21/2015 - 10:04 am | View Link
  • Addison Russell is doing something in his debut that hasn’t happened since 1998
    The last (and only) NL position player to make his MLB debut batting ninth in an NL game was Mark Little of the Cardinals way back in 1998. Tony La Russa was the Cardinals’ manager then and, like Maddon, he sometimes believed in batting the pitcher eighth.
    04/21/2015 - 8:34 am | View Link
  • Hit the Pitcher Eighth?
    But before all that, there was Tony La Russa hitting the pitcher in the eighth spot in the lineup. La Russa, when he managed the Cardinals, was known to be willing to experiment a bit to gain an edge. Then again, during his A’s days, La Russa was credite ...
    04/16/2015 - 1:26 pm | View Link
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  • St. Louis Cardinals
    The St. Louis Cardinals are a professional baseball franchise in St. Louis, Missouri, who compete in the National League (NL) of Major League Baseball (MLB). The new ...
    04/25/2015 - 1:59 am | View Website
  • Cardinals' Tony La Russa DUI Interview
    St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa was arrested in Jupiter, Florida on suspicion of DUI. He pleaded guilty on Nov. 28, 2007.
    04/25/2015 - 1:30 am | View Website
  • Glossing over former manager Tony La Russa’s DUI
    Cardinals manager Tony La Russa was arrested early Thursday and charged with misdemeanor DUI after he was found asleep at the wheel in his running SUV at a green light.
    04/24/2015 - 4:12 pm | View Website
  • Tony La Russa Confronts Reporter Cards manager Tony La Russa lashes out at a reporter after Friday night's Cubs/Cards game
    04/24/2015 - 2:53 pm | View Website
  • St. Louis Cardinals rumors: Arizona Diamondbacks ...
    The former Cardinals utility infielder is garnering interest from the former Cardinals manager's new club.
    04/24/2015 - 1:06 pm | View Website
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