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.

Sections:  news   sports   
RELATED ARTICLES
  • McCann drives in 3 as Braves beat Giants 6-3
    Brian McCann hit a two-run homer and an RBI single in his third game this season after coming off the disabled list, and the Atlanta Braves beat the San Francisco Giants 6-3 on Thursday night to begin a four-game series between NL division leaders. More
  • Royals snap Braves' 10-game win streak
    Wade Davis pitched five-hit ball for seven innings, Jeff Francoeur had a fourth-inning RBI single and the Kansas City Royals stopped Atlanta's 10-game winning streak with a 1-0 victory Wednesday. More
  • Knicks' Rasheed Wallace retires again from NBA
    New York Knicks forward Rasheed Wallace has retired again from the NBA after he was unable to recover from a left foot injury.... More
  • AP PHOTOS: $147 million pitcher injured in brawl
    A brawl between the Dodgers and Padres left high-priced pitcher Zack Greinke with a broken left collarbone.... More
  • Sources: Verlander gets record $180M dealSources: Verlander gets record $180M deal
    Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers have reached agreement on a new contract that could exceed $202 million, according to sources. Verlander's deal, which would make him the highest-paid pitcher in the game, is for seven years and worth $180 million, sources said. More
ASK NEWS:
  • The 10 worst Cy Young winners of all-time - Sporting News
    Nobody on the East-winning Cardinals had more ... Tony La Russa knew this, which was why Dave Stewart started Games 1 and 4 of both the ALCS and
    11/11/2014 - 12:43 pm | View Link
  • Orioles' Buck Showalter selected as BBWAA's American League Manager ... - South Florida Sun-Sentinel
    Showalter, Williams voted MLB managers of the year - FOXSports.com
    11/11/2014 - 11:09 am | View Link
  • Rounding Third: Showalter eyes third AL Manager of Year Award - FOXNews.com
    Rounding Third: Showalter eyes third AL Manager of Year Award - Modesto Bee
    11/11/2014 - 10:42 am | View Link
  • Giants A Dynasty? By NL Standards, Yes - Baseball America
    The Yankees and Cardinals both won two, while the ... got to know Leyland as a coach on Tony La Russa’s staff when La Russa managed the White Sox
    11/9/2014 - 10:26 am | View Link
  • Charley Walters: Joel Maturi nailed it in hiring Jerry Kill - TwinCities.com
    Molitor, Ernie Banks, Brooks Robinson, Orlando Cepeda and Tony La Russa , will appear at a ... New York Jets and Arizona Cardinals, respectively.
    11/8/2014 - 8:29 am | View Link
  • More
BING NEWS:
  • Could La Russa manage against Cardinals tonight?
    Brian is the St. Louis Cardinals lead writer at St. Louis Baseball Weekly and is the host of the St. Louis Baseball Weekly radio show on CBS Sports Radio 920. Could Tony La Russa manage against the St. Louis Cardinals tonight? There were several minutes of ...
    09/26/2014 - 3:15 pm | View Link
  • La Russa going to Hall of Fame without Cardinals logo
    Longtime St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa will be inducted into baseball's Hall of Fame this summer without the team's logo on his cap. In fact, he and Greg Maddux will have no logo on their caps, according to the Sports Network. La Russa said he ...
    01/23/2014 - 11:42 pm | View Link
  • La Russa, Schoendienst reflect on Cardinals tradition
    There sat three Cardinals World Series championships. There sat the two winningest managers in Cardinals history. There sat Tony La Russa and Red Schoendienst, together, before the Cardinals' 1-0 Game 2 victory Saturday. In what’s become tradition at ...
    10/13/2013 - 7:45 am | View Link
  • Cardinals retire La Russa's No. 10
    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tony La Russa's first reaction to the St. Louis Cardinals’ decision to retire his No. 10 jersey was one word: “Incredulous.” After all, it's only been a little more than six months since the World Series parade. “It's not ...
    05/12/2012 - 8:00 am | View Link
  • La Russa retires as Cardinals manager
    ST. LOUIS-- The Cardinals announced this morning that manager Tony La Russa has retired after 33 seasons in a major-league dugout, the last 16 seasons of which was spent with the Cardinals. "Tony leaves behind a legacy of success that will always be ...
    11/3/2011 - 11:05 am | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • An Evening with Tony La Russa | cardinals.com: Fan Forum
    Spend the evening with Hall of Famer Tony La Russa as he reflects on his career on Monday, September 15. This once-in-a-lifetime experience includes a cocktail party ...
    11/22/2014 - 5:23 pm | View Website
  • ARF
    Rescuing and adopting animals in Contra Costa County. Online tour of facility and pictures of pets up for adoption.
    11/22/2014 - 6:39 am | View Website
  • Tony La Russa
    Anthony "Tony" La Russa, Jr. (born October 4, 1944) is an American professional baseball player, manager, and executive. He is best known for his tenures as manager ...
    11/22/2014 - 1:17 am | View Website
  • Cardinals All-Time Managers | cardinals.com: History
    Name Years Managed Record; Mike Matheny: 2012-Present: 0-0: Tony La Russa: 1996-2011: 1,408-1,182: Mike Jorgensen: 1995: 42-54: Joe Torre: 1990-95: 351-354: Red ...
    11/20/2014 - 5:01 am | View Website
  • Tony La Russa Managerial Record | Baseball-Reference.com
    2728-2365 W-L, 12 yrs in 1st, HOF in 2014, 4xMoY, Cardinals/Athletics/WhiteSox 1979-2011, born in Unite. 1944
    11/19/2014 - 5:56 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Sports News