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The St. Louis Cardinals are replacing a manager who's third on the career victory list with a man who'll be writing his first lineup card on opening day.
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ST. LOUIS The first order of business for new Cardinals manager Mike Matheny appears to be convincing Jose Oquendo to stick around.
Despite serving as the Cardinals third base coach the last 11 years, Oquendo was not selected as the replacement for the recently retired Tony La Russa.
And the big question appears to be whether or not a bridge was burned with Oquendo and if he...
It's being reported by Jon Morosi of FOXSports that the defending World Champion St Louis Cardinals have named former Cardinals catcher Mike Matheny as manager. The hiring may come as a surprise to some, who considered long-time Cardinals coach Jose Oquendo as the odds-on favorite to be named the successor to Tony La Russa, who retired this month after leading the Cardinals to...
The United Cardinal Bloggers is an alliance of people that, well, blog about the Cardinals. Some do it better than others, but I think we can all agree that Cards Diaspora is the bastard stepchild of the whole operation. So when the UCB's winter project was announced, they wanted to leave us off the 'Question of the Day' roundtable. I cried and ******* and moaned until...
The St. Louis Cardinals said they will announce the hiring of Mike Matheny as manager during a news conference Monday. Matheny, a former St. Louis catcher will replace the retired Tony La Russa. La Russa stepped down after leading the team to the World Series title. The 40-year-old Matheny was a minor league instructor with the Cardinals and has no managing experience.
Despite no coaching or managerial experience, former catcher Mike Matheny has been named to replace Tony La Russa as St. Louis Cardinals manager.
The St. Louis Cardinals have hired Mike Matheny to a two-year contract as their new manager, with a club option for a third season.
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Mike Matheny, 41, will replace Tony La Russa, who retired. Matheny has no managing experience.
BASEBALL The St. Louis Cardinals said they will announce the hiring of Mike Matheny as manager during a news conference today. Matheny, a former St. Louis catcher, will replace Tony La Russa, who retired after leading the team to the World Series title.
MIAMI (AP) A surprising visit by Albert Pujols sent a message: The Miami Marlins will be a much different franchise than the Florida Marlins.
Pujols picked an unlikely locale to begin his free-agent tour Friday when he was courted in Miami by the Marlins, only hours before they officially changed their name during a ceremony at their new ballpark. Pujols had lunch with team officials...
Maybe this will make the Cardinals more tolerable to Brewers fans -- St. Louis has named former Brewers catcher Mike Matheny as their new manager. Matheny will have the tough task of following Tony La Russa, and he'll be doing it without any managerial experience at any level.Without any past experience, it's hard to tell what kind of manager Matheny will be, and there&...
The St. Louis Cardinals said they will announce the hiring of Mike Matheny as manager during a news conference Monday. Matheny, a former St...
The St. Louis Cardinals will name former Cardinals catcher Mike
Matheny as the team's new manager.
At least some members of Tony La Russa's staff are not expected
to return, while Duncan has already said he will be back.