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Matt Kemp among players on the move as winter meetings wrap up

...organizations chasing San Francisco in the NL West all changed their top baseball front-office official since last year.Tony La Russa took over at the Diamondbacks, Andrew Friedman with the Dodgers, A. J. Preller with the Padres and Jeff Bridich with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-11/matt-kemp-among-players-
Diamondbacks hire Chip Hale as manager

...spent 2010-11 with the New York Mets and the past three seasons with Oakland under manager Bob Melvin.Arizona hired Tony La Russa as chief baseball officer in May, and the retired Hall of Fame manager is overhauling the team's front office...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-13/diamondbacks-hire-chip-h
Familiar foes face off in NLCS

...His St. Louis Cardinals were seemingly on the verge of a second consecutive trip to the World Series under manager Tony La Russa's first-year successor, and instead the San Francisco Giants ended up using them as a springboard to the championship...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-10/familiar-foes-face-nlcs
Managing rivals will get their due

...That's exactly where he's headed Sunday.Torre will be inducted with fellow former managers Bobby Cox and Tony La Russa in what is a banner year for the baseball shrine. Pitchers Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine and slugger Frank Thomas also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-25/managing-rivals-will-get
Eligibility is cut to 10 years for Baseball Hall of Fame

...ceremony, class of 2014 members Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, Frank Thomas, and managers Joe Torre, Bobby Cox and Tony La Russa were a little antsy as they anticipated their big day."I'm nervous as a cat," said Torre, who will have an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-26/eligibility-cut-10-years
Frank Thomas still in awe of Hall of Fame selection

...I'm very fortunate, especially first ballot. You're not prepared for this until it happens."Former managers Tony La Russa, Bobby Cox and Joe Torre were also elected and will be inducted in July."It doesn't get any better," Thomas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-03/frank-thomas-still-awe-h
Former Phillies and Angels manager, All-Star and Braves executive Jim Fregosi dies at 71

...Fregosi managed the Chicago White Sox and Toronto. He took over the White Sox in the middle of the 1986 season after Tony La Russa was fired, and was hired by the Blue Jays after manager Tim Johnson was dismissed during spring training in 1999...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-02-14/former-phillies-and-ange
Rafael Furcal brings energy to Marlins

...draw on the experience of playing in 1,605 major-league games. That includes stints with managers Bobby Cox, Tony La Russa and Joe Torre, all bound for the Hall of Fame this summer."When you have a guy who has been around those kind of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-10/rafael-furcal-brings-ene
Ex-Braves star Tom Glavine becomes more familiar with Hall of Fame

...inducted July 27, along with former Atlanta teammate Greg Maddux and manager Bobby Cox, Frank Thomas and former managers Tony La Russa and Joe Torre."Had I not gotten in, I know the biggest disappointment for me would have been missing out on that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-17/ex-braves-star-tom-glavi
Bobby Cox, Greg Maddux tour Hall of Fame together

...27 along with former Braves left-hander Tom Glavine, Chicago White Sox slugger Frank Thomas and retired managers Tony La Russa and Joe Torre."The entire thing can never happen again in a million years, I don't think," Cox said. "A...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-24/bobby-cox-greg-maddux-to