Wed, 01 Oct 2014 04:11:56 -0700
Arizona Diamondbacks chief baseball officer Tony La Russa has said his team's payroll for 2015 will vary between $80 million and $110 million, depending on what the team has currently and if it finds any fits in free agency.
Sat, 13 Sep 2014 12:41:39 -0700
Arizona Diamondbacks chief baseball officer Tony La Russa indicated that he will be responsible for determining whether manager Kirk Gibson and his coaching staff return for the 2015 season. He said the suggestion that the decision would be left up to the team's next general manager is "not correct."
Mon, 23 Jun 2014 01:02:54 -0700
The Arizona Diamondbacks have indicated they will listen to trade offers on almost any player on the team but 1B Paul Goldschmidt is off limits. "We're meeting on it. Figures we are sellers, not buyers," Diamondbacks chief baseball officer Tony La Russa said.
Sat, 17 May 2014 09:59:47 -0700
The Arizona Diamondbacks have hired former St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa as their chief baseball operator.
Fri, 10 Jan 2014 07:09:26 -0800
Hall of Fame manager Tony La Russa said he's interested in the Seattle Mariners' team president opening. He said he sent the team a letter and a resume but hasn't talked with them.
Thu, 09 Jan 2014 23:22:02 -0800
The Seattle Mariners are beginning to interview candidates to replace Chuck Armstrong as team president, and former St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa is thought to be on a list of external candidates. Mariners CEO Howard Lincoln would neither confirm nor deny La Russa's candidacy, but Lincoln divulged that the interview process began this week with two candidates within the Mariners' organization.
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 07:13:37 -0800
Managers Tony La Russa, Joe Torre and Bobby Cox were unanimously elected to the Hall of Fame by the expansion era committee.
Sun, 20 Oct 2013 11:37:29 -0700
Former MLB manager Tony La Russa has reportedly told close friends that if he were to unretire, he'd rather have a front-office position than manage again. He has not been contacted by the Chicago Cubs for their managerial vacancy.
Thu, 09 May 2013 22:55:06 -0700
Former MLB manager Tony La Russa insists he will not return to managing.
Wed, 28 Nov 2012 07:27:59 -0800
Former St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa said he has reached out to Hall of Fame SS Ozzie Smith to try to mend the fences after Smith felt jettisoned for SS Royce Clayton during the 1996 season. "The only uncomfortable part of my 16 years with the Cardinals is my relationship with Ozzie," La Russa said. "I've reached out. But, nothing yet."