ST. LOUIS Tony La Russa is getting the band back together again. At least for a July night in Kansas City.
As the manager of last year's World Series champion Cardinals, the retired La Russa will manage the National League squad in the July 10 All-Star Game at Kauffman Stadium. And Major League Baseball announced Wednesday that La Russa's entire coaching staff from the 2011 Champion Cardinals will be joining him in the National League dugout at the Midsummer Classic.
"It will be good to see the guys and mingle again," said third base coach Jose Oquendo."We're going to take it serious because the game means something and we'll be prepared the best we can, but it's always good to see the guys again."
In addition to Brewers manager Ron Roenicke and New York Mets skipper Terry Collins, joining La Russa will be the six longtime members of his coaching staff for many years in St. Louis.
Pitching coach Dave Duncan, who took a leave of absence this year to be with his wife as she reco...