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Tony La Russa

St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa stands for the National Anthem before a game against the Chicago Cubs at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on September 25, 2011.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Total Information PM: Tony La Russa & A New A-B Beer

Former Cardinals manager Tony La Russa will be in town on January 19 at the Peabody Opera House for the Stars to the Rescue fundraising gala to benefit his Animal Rescue Foundation.

01/08/2013

Tony La Russa

Tony La Russa to Speak at SEMO

He’ll talk Thursday night at the school’s Show Me Center on “Leading Successful Teams.”

11/07/2012

Charlie Brennan with Tony La Russa for the September 2011 edition of the KMOX/Fontbonne University Book Club at Stages St. Louis in Kirkwood, MO on September 28, 2012. KMOX/Trevor Nickerson

Charlie Brennan: Tony La Russa

The third all-time winningest manager in Major League Baseball history wrote a book following the triumphant 2011 St. Louis Cardinals championship.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–09/28/2012

Sports on a Sunday Morning

Sports on a Sunday: Rick Hummel, Kevin Demoff & John Mozeliak

In this edition, Ron covers Cardinals with Rick Hummel & John Mozeliak, Rams with Jim Thomas & Kevin Demoff, Mizzou with Andrew Astleford plus MVC football with Mike Kern.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–09/16/2012

Schoendienst-Herzog-La Russa

HOF to Celebrate Three Generations of Cardinals Managers

The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum will enhance Hall of Fame Weekend with a salute to nearly a half century of St. Louis Cardinals’ World Series championships.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/17/2012

National League All-Stars Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants, Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers and Carlos Beltran #3 of the St. Louis Cardinals score on a three-run triple by Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants in the first inning during the 83rd MLB All-Star Game at Kauffman Stadium on July 10, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Giant Blowout: NL Routs AL 8-0 in All-Star Game

Flashing their bright orange spikes and booming bats, the San Francisco sluggers keyed a five-run blitz against Justin Verlander in the first inning that sent the National League to an 8-0 romp over the American League.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/10/2012

National League Manager Tony La Russa is interviewed during the Gatorade All-Star Workout Day at Kauffman Stadium on July 9, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

La Russa Enjoying His Encore Performance

La Russa unveiled perhaps his biggest All-Star decision on Monday, choosing Giants ace Matt Cain to start for the NL ahead of Mets 12-game winner R.A. Dickey. The move pairs Cain with teammate Buster Posey, the NL’s starting catcher.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/09/2012

Tony La Russa seated next to Matt Cain at All-Star Press Conference

Verlander, Cain to Start in All-Star Game

Tony La Russa has Cardinals’ right fielder Carlos Beltran batting fifth and shortstop Rafael Furcal hitting ninth for the National League club.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/09/2012

St. Louis Cardinals David Freese gets the ground ball as he prepares to throw out Milwaukee Brewers Carlos Gomez in the third inning at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on April 29, 2012. Milwaukee won the game 3-2.    UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Freese Wins Final All-Star Vote

A baseball superstar since his heroic performance on the diamond during the playoffs last October, the 2011 NLCS and World Series MVP gives the Redbirds a total of five representatives next week at Kansas City.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/05/2012

St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa talks with reporters in the team clubhouse after he has agreed to a one year contract to manage the team for the 2011 season, in St. Louis on October 19, 2010. LaRussa has been the Cardinals manager since 1996. UPI/Bill Greenblatt

La Russa, Washington Fidget with All-Star Lineups

“You couldn’t write a bad lineup. These guys are all stars,” La Russa said. “But just to play around and see what the different combinations are, someone has to hit seventh, eighth and ninth, and that’s a difficult thing with these guys.”

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/05/2012

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