Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon argues a call with home plate umpire Mark Ripperger (L) and crew chief Kerwin Danley in the third inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on July 20, 2014.   UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Cubs Fire Rick Renteria, Hire Joe Maddon

Former Rays manager wasn’t unemployed long

10/31/2014

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5 Oscar Taveras Memories

The tragic death of Oscar Taveras and his girlfriend on Sunday led to some pretty emotional memories for Cardinals fans, members of the St. Louis community, and of course, the Cardinals organization. I wanted to […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–10/31/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 29: Buster Posey #28 and Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants celebrate after defeating the Kansas City Royals to win Game Seven of the 2014 World Series by a score of 3-2 at Kauffman Stadium on October 29, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

The Sports Hub: Ryan Fagan

Ryan Fagan, MLB & college hoops writer for Sporting News, joined Chris Hrabe to talk about the completed World Series after San Francisco took down the Kansas City Royals.

10/30/2014

Buster Posey #28 and Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants celebrate after defeating the Kansas City Royals to win Game Seven of the 2014 World Series by a score of 3-2 at Kauffman Stadium on October 29, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Giants Win Third World Series In Five Years

Pitcher Madison Bumgarner named MVP

10/29/2014

Yordano Ventura #30 of the Kansas City Royals dons the flag of his (& friend Oscar Taveras') native Dominican Republic while interviewed after winning Game Six of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 28, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Royals Pitcher Wins One For Oscar Taveras

On the day his close friend was laid to rest, Yordano Ventura tossed a World Series gem.

10/28/2014

Yordano Ventura #30 of the Kansas City Royals reacts against the San Francisco Giants during Game Six of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 28, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Royals Win Big, Force World Series Game 7

Kansas City blasts San Francisco 10-0

10/28/2014

An inscription honoring the late Oscar Taveras is seen on the hat of Yordano Ventura #30 of the Kansas City Royals during Game Six of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 28, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Moment Of Silence For Taveras Before World Series

There was a moment of silence before Game 6 of the World Series to honor Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras, who died in an automobile accident over the weekend in the Dominican Republic.

10/28/2014

Pitching coach Derek Lilliquist, bench coach Mike Aldrete and Manager Mike Matheny of the St. Louis Cardinals look on during Game Two of the National League Championship Series against the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park on October 15, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Oakland Hires Cardinals Bench Coach

Mike Aldrete was Mike Matheny’s bench coach in St. Louis for three seasons

10/27/2014

Juan Perez #2 of the San Francisco Giants scores in the eighth inning off a hit by Brandon Crawford #35 against the Kansas City Royals during Game Five of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 26, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Giants’ Perez: “(Oscar) Was a Really Close Friend”

Outfielder had 2-run double in World Series after hearing tragic news & dedicated it to Taveras

10/27/2014

Hitting coach Kevin Seitzer of the Toronto Blue Jays autographs baseball memorabilia before the start of a baseball game against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park on May 18, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Brandon Wade/Getty Images)

Springfield, Ill. Native Hired As Braves Hitting Coach

Kevin Seitzer served in same capacity for Blue Jays, this season.

10/27/2014

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