Found July 05, 2012 on STLSportsMinute:
Tony La Russa went on The Dan Patrick Show on Thursday morning and said the rift between he and Dusty Baker is personal. - (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The rift between Cincinnati Reds manager Dusty Baker and former St. Louis Cardinals and current National Leauge All-Star manager Tony La Russa is obvious. Over the weekend Baker voiced his frustration regarding the omission of two of his players, pitcher Johnny Cueto and second baseman Brandon Phillips, off of the National League roster.  Baker blamed a past rift between the Reds players and La Russa for the snub. On Sunday, La Russa fired back at Baker, expressing he was disappointed with Baker's comments and explained that Cueto was not selected because he was scheduled to pitch on Sunday, making him unavailable to pitch in the All-Star game on Tuesday. On Thursday morning, La Russa was on The Dan Patrick Show and was firing back at Baker again. This time his words went even deeper.  La Russa says the rift between he a...
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