Found January 10, 2014 on The Outside Corner:
The start of the year is when many of us average Joes and Jodis start looking for new jobs, be it out of boredom or the fact that our bank account doesn’t have as many zeroes in it as we’d like. And when you’re applying for a job, there’s a time-honored ritual that one must follow before being formally considered. Whether you’re applying for an executive or a janitorial position, the song may be different but the dance steps remain the same. You prepare a resume detailing your qualifications, compose a cover letter that you hope catches the hiring manager’s eye, submit it and hope that you’re one of the lucky few selected for an interview. Apparently the same goes for baseball legends as well. Ken Rosenthal reported late Thursday night that Tony La Russa had submitted a cover letter and resume applying for the position of President of the Seattle Mariners. Yes, THAT Tony La Russa. The same guy who won three World Series with two different franchises and established himsel...

Seattle is seeking a new club president and Tony La Russa is interested

ST. LOUIS -- Sooner or later, Tony La Russa plans to be working for a baseball club again. He made that clear when he was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame last month. "Someday I'm going to be with a team because I like that," La Russa said following the Hall of Fame presser at the Winter Meetings. "I've lived my life around the score of that next game....

Mariners may hire La Russa as club president

Tony La Russa, who a month ago reached baseball's pinnacle by being elected into baseball's Hall of Fame, now could be poised to climb yet another towering peak. La Russa is on the Seattle Mariners' short list of candidates to replace outgoing president Chuck Armstrong, two baseball officials with knowledge of the search told USA TODAY Sports. They spoke on the condition...

Seattle Mariners may hire Tony La Russa as next team president.

The Seattle Mariners are reportedly eyeing Tony La Russa to take over as their next team president. According to a USA Today report, Tony La Russa is on the Mariners short list of candidates to replace outgoing president Chuck Armstrong. The Mariners have yet to officially acknowledge their interest in La Russa only saying that they have began to speak with two candidates within...

Tony LaRussa emerges as leading candidate for Mariners front office job

Three-time World Series Champion manager Tony LaRussa may be in line for a front office position for one of the two teams to never win their League pennant and make the World Series.  According to Bob Nightengale from USA Today, a Seattle Mariners source has indicated that Tony LaRussa has the inside track to be President of the franchise.  Nightengale reported: La Russa is on...

Tony La Russa throws hat in ring for job as Mariners' president

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