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Piazza to play more first base

HOUSTON -- Mike Piazza will play primarily at first base for the New York Mets from now on. Mets manager Art Howe decided to move Piazza from catcher to first more often after discussing it with the slugger last week. Howe still plans to play...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/17/bas_415809.shtml
Baseball
Walker: Managerial mess-ups mark postseason

...could cost him a lot more: a chance to win the World Series, and maybe even his reputation. Ask Tony La Russa. Or Art Howe. Or Bobby Cox. La Russa made a whole bunch of moves in Game 4 of the NL championship series Sunday. Too bad for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/15/bas_358476.shtml
Baseball
Mets beat down Braves

...over the Atlanta Braves in their season opener Tuesday night. "This kid looked to me like he was ready," said manager Art Howe, who shrugged off the .192 batting average Matsui put up during spring training. "He put on his game face tonight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/08/bra_411400.shtml
Braves
Mets fire general manager Phillips

...poor play and clubhouse rifts ever since. The team had hoped to turn their fortunes around this season with new manager Art Howe and several high-profile signings, including pitcher Tom Glavine and outfielder Cliff Floyd. The team had the second-highest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/13/bas_378298.shtml
Baseball
Hidalgo shipped to Mets

...after went to general manager Gerry Hunsicker and asked to be traded. "We're pleased to have him," Mets manager Art Howe said. "I know what he can do. He's a run-producer, an outstanding right fielder. He hasn't played on a regular...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/18/bas_419279.shtml
Baseball
Glavines take field together as big leaguers for first time

...the season on the mound and batted ninth. "Everyone thought it would be the other Mike playing first base," manager Art Howe said, referring to the often-discussed idea of Mike Piazza playing the position for the Mets. Mike Glavine, 30...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/26/bas_391275.shtml
Baseball
Glavine leaves game with injured elbow

...Richie Sexson, catcher Vance Wilson went to the mound, said something to Glavine and looked to the dugout. Manager Art Howe, trainer Scott Lawrenson and pitching coach Vern Ruhle went to the mound and ended Glavine's shortest outing since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/06/bas_377647.shtml
Baseball
Baseball roundup: Baylor fired by Rockies

...McMorris said Monday after firing his manager. Meanwhile, the Oakland Athletics are still considering the status of manager Art Howe, whose team improved by nine games this season, but still finished last in the AL West for the second straight year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/29/oth_240393.shtml
Other sports
Seattle returns home after going 10-0 on road trip

...are better than the team that won the division by 14 games last season. "They're playing great," Athletics manager Art Howe said. "They seem to get all the breaks. They are able to put the ball in play and then they use their speed to get...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/19/bas_339277.shtml
Baseball
Braves' offense honors Aaron

...keyed by Johnny Estrada's career-high four RBI, and four more hits from a sizzling Marcus Giles. New York manager Art Howe was forced to go to his bullpen when starter Scott Erickson strained his left hamstring 11 minutes into his warmup and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/09/bra_411524.shtml
Braves