Found March 06, 2013 on Fox Sports Midwest:
Courtesy: Cardinals Media Relations JUPITER, Fla. The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that Cardinals great Willie McGee is joining the team as a Special Assistant to the General Manager and will focus his attention on the minor leagues. McGee, 54, spent time in Cardinals Spring Training camp last month, serving as a Special Instructor. "We are pleased to announce Willies return to the Cardinals organization," said Cardinals Senior Vice PresidentGeneral Manager John Mozeliak. "Willie has a wealth of experience in the game and he is eager to pass on his observations and teachings." McGee, beloved by Cardinals fans, spent 18 years in the majors with St. Louis (1982-90, 1996-99), Oakland (1990), San Francisco (1991-94) and Boston (1995). The switch-hitting outfielder compiled a .295 batting mark with 79 home runs, 856 RBI and 352 stolen bases in 2,201 games played. McGee currently ranks among the Cardinals top-10 career leaders in games played (1,661), tripl...
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