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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
Braves greats take place in Hall of Fame

...of the largest crowds ever to attend the event.Former White Sox slugger Frank Thomas, and managers Joe Torre and Tony La Russa were also inducted.Glavine, Maddux and Cox were part of a remarkable run of success by the Braves. They won an unprecedented...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-27/braves-greats-take-place
Frank Thomas thrilled to go into hall of fame

...Hall of Fame, along with pitchers Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine. Also to be inducted today are managers Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox, who were selected in December."This is the top 1 percent in all of baseball that gets in the Hall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-26/frank-thomas-thrilled-go
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
Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas elected to baseball hall of fame

...Wednesday."It's exciting for me to go in with my teammate," Maddux said.On July 27, they will be inducted with Tony La Russa, Bobby Cox and Joe Torre, the third, fourth and fifth winningest managers ever, respectively. They were unanimous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-01-08/greg-madduxtom-glavinean
Cox, Torre, La Russa elected to Hall of Fame

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Retired managers Bobby Cox, Joe Torre and Tony La Russa have been unanimously elected to the baseball Hall of Fame by the expansion era committee.Cox managed the Atlanta Braves and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-12-09/cox-torre-la-russa-elect