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Mike Matheny fields the question that comes pretty much on a daily basis with the dexterity of the four-time Gold Glove catcher he used to be.
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JUPITER, Fla. When former Cardinal Willie McGee agreed to manager Mike Matheny's request to come to Cardinals camp as a guest instructor this spring, he had one request.
"Willie was very, very clear that he didn't want to be on parade and didn't want to just come in and give a wave to everybody," Matheny said Friday. "That wasn't his purpose. His...
Manager Mike Matheny tossed out one budding tradition when he decided on Thursday to omit the quote-of-the-day section near the end of the team's daily training schedule. He explained that the omission was made with full intent.
The decision to make Mike Matheny manager is hardly from left field. The suggestion that he was destined for this position came when he was in college.
Mike Matheny insists there is no point trying to replace Tony La Russa, just like there's no point trying to replicate Albert Pujols' bat.
JUPITER, Fla. • The Cardinals stole just 57 bases last year and weren't all that efficient at it as they were caught 39 times. So, new manager Mike Matheny said Wednesday that he wants to emphasize th
(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By R.B. FALLSTROM AP Sports Writer Mike Matheny fields the question that comes pretty much on a daily basis with the dexterity of the four-time Gold Glove catcher he used to be.
He insists there is no point trying to replace Tony La Russa. Just like there's no point trying to replicate Albert Pujols' bat.
What Matheny promises...
Manager Mike Matheny has avoided talking in many specifics when addressing Allen Craig's rehab progress, but the Cardinals manager did note on Sunday that Craig is ahead of schedule in his recovery.
Though unwilling to officially name the Cardinals' Opening Day starter, manager Mike Matheny said he is "certainly leaning in that direction" when asked if Chris Carpenter would be the one earning that honorary nod.