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St. Louis Post-DispatchCardinals GM John Mozeliak often sports a flamboyant bow tie when he goes to work at Busch Stadium, but there's no truth to the rumor that he's instructed team employees to call him "Branch Rickey" or "Mahatma." If the bow tie fits, wear it. Rickey is...
Tags: Sports, Allen Craig, Busch Stadium, Baseball, Jon Jay
St. Louis Post-DispatchThursday afternoon found Tony La Russa inside his East Bay home cleaning cat pans and doing due diligence on the previous night's ineffectual use of instant replay by an umpiring crew in Cleveland. Much of La Russa's post-managerial responsibilities...
St. Louis Post-DispatchBill DeWitt Jr.'s vision for the Cardinals organization was born of economic necessity. With the cost of signing meaningful free agents spiraling out of control, he knew he needed to rely more heavily on his farm system. Investing moderate money at...
CINCINNATI — When Joey Votto comes to the plate at Great American Ball Park, the Rolling Stones' "Paint it Black'' plays over the ballpark's speakers. It's a tough song for a tough town, and the Reds' fans love it. Only one thing could make it...
CINCINNATI — Hensley Meulens must be a very happy man. Throughout Game 3 of the National League Division Series, the Giants hitting coach was one timely hit away from the flight of shame home to San Francisco. Buster Posey and his teammates were...
No baseball fans loved their guy more than Cardinal Nation loved Albert Pujols this time last year. But one October later, he has become the civic punch line. While Cardinal-for-life Stan Musial is treated like the pope in Vatican City, Pujols...
When Dan Duquette was hired roughly a year ago as the club’s executive vice president, the Orioles pointed to his impressive track record in the past with the Montreal Expos and Boston Red Sox. He was in charge of some very good teams –...
Tags: New York Mets, Baseball, Cleveland Indians, Brian Sabean , Frank Wren
The Baltimore SunOrioles executive vice president Dan Duquette, who engineered one of the best turnarounds in baseball this season by taking the long suffering Orioles to the postseason for the first time in 15 years, was surprisingly shut out in the voting for this...
Tags: American League, Sports, Politics, Jon Daniels, Elections
Sun Sentinel columnistClearly, there is a Cardinals Way, one that sustains the St. Louis baseball franchise through the loss of respected executives (Walt Jocketty), Hall of Fame managers (Tony La Russa) and Hall of Fame sluggers (Albert Pujols). For the past decade-plus,...
Cincinnati Reds manager Dusty Baker and general manager Walt Jocketty met but no new contract has been offered to Baker, the Cincinnati Enquirer reported Friday. Baker was in the final season of his deal. The Reds were eliminated from the NLDS Thursday...
The Reds strengthened the back end of their bullpen by acquiring closer Jonathan Broxton from Kansas City for a pair of minor leaguers. Manager Dusty Baker said after Tuesday's trade that Broxton will be a setup man for closer Aroldis Chapman and can...
WrigleyvilleThe offseason rebuilding continues for the Chicago Cubs as they dealt reliable lefty Sean Marshall to the Cincinnati Reds for left-handed reliever Travis Wood and two minor leaguers. It marks the third move for the new Cubs front office which is...
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