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Cardinals Name Mike Matheny Manager

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...

Report: Free agent Pujols will meet with Marlins

Albert Pujols is ready to start assessing his options. Pujols and his representatives are scheduled to meet with the Marlins in Miami as early as Saturday, reported on Thursday.

Cardinals settle on Matheny to succeed La Russa

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The World Series champion St. Louis Cardinals have hired former catcher Mike Matheny to succeed Tony La Russa as their manager.

Cardinals hire Matheny as manager (AP)

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.

Matheny Selected as New Cardinals Manager

Despite no coaching or managerial experience, former catcher Mike Matheny has been named to replace Tony La Russa as St. Louis Cardinals manager.

HBT: Cards don't plan to up offer to Pujols

HBT: St. Louis doesn't plan to increase its $210 million offer to Albert Pujols. Will another team make a big push?

Cardinals Hire Former Catcher Matheny as Manager

Mike Matheny, 41, will replace Tony La Russa, who retired. Matheny has no managing experience.

Pujols gets contract offer from Marlins

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...

Former Brewer Matheny hired by Cards, Sveum a finalist in Boston

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&...

Cardinals choose Matheny as La Russa's successor

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.

Cardinals 2011 Draft Review: Pitchers

Dustin Mattison reviews the professional debuts of the pitchers selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 2011 MLB First-Year Player Draft.

Cards to name Matheny as new manager

The St. Louis Cardinals will name former Cardinals catcher Mike Matheny as the team's new manager.

Pujols scheduled to meet with Marlins (AP)

Albert Pujols' first free-agent tour is off to a surprising start: The three-time NL MVP is visiting the Florida Marlins. Pujols planned to meet Friday with the Marlins, a person familiar with the discussions said. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the team hadn't commented publicly.
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