Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Braves fall to Expos in extra innings

...a .500 team for the 17th time this season. "It's a game we shouldn't have won and we did," Expos president Tony Tavares said wearily following Tuesday night's 10-inning 5-4 win over the Braves before 5,442 fans at Olympic Stadium...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/22/bra_346573.shtml
Braves
Baseball relocates the Expos to D.C.

...2005 season. "It's a day when the sun is setting in Montreal, but it's rising in Washington," Expos president Tony Tavares said at a news conference at Montreal's Olympic Stadium. The announcement came one day before the 33rd anniversary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/30/bas_429894.shtml
Baseball
Delorme closes up Expos' shop

...people didn't think we would." Delorme's unenviable new role began in earnest on Sept. 29 when team president Tony Tavares confirmed the franchise's long-anticipated move to Washington, D.C., for 2005. The Expos played their final...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/25/bas_438047.shtml
Baseball
Baseball owners ratify labor deal; Expos status next

...status of the Montreal Expos, who could try to move to Washington or another city by next season. Expos president Tony Tavares said he wants to know within 10 days whether the team will stay or explore a move. Selig had spent thousands of hours...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/06/bas_351064.shtml
Baseball
Baseball approves takeover of Expos, sale of Marlins

...general manager and was replaced by Omar Minaya, who had been senior assistant general manager of the New York Mets. Tony Tavares, who quit the Anaheim Angels last month, was appointed by baseball commissioner Bud Selig as Montreal's team president...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/13/bas_333072.shtml
Baseball
Nationals can now make some plans

...should know. The 80-year-old Lerner is the area's largest private real-estate developer. Nationals president Tony Tavares, who will be replaced by Stan Kasten once the sale is complete, is a little less optimistic. "Everything has got...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/05/bas_80276.shtml
Baseball
New ballpark site could derail Expos' move

...seven must approve a financing plan. "I said I'm not getting involved in the local politics," Expos president Tony Tavares said. "I have no opinion about any of that stuff. I'm ignoring it all. I'm just concentrating on launching the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/06/bas_433566.shtml
Baseball
At 70, Robinson is still a star

...news conference at spring training, so the Hall of Famer deferred to the boss. Robinson, Bowden and team president Tony Tavares share an unenviable plight. They have worked month-to-month, year-to-year on a tight budget for a franchise...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/26/bas_59624.shtml
Baseball
Event heralds Expos' name change

...eventually led away by security to cheers from the crowd. He was detained for about 15 minutes and released. Team president Tony Tavares later said Brotman "will become our head of homeland security." Eidinger and a few other protesters scattered in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/23/bas_435249.shtml
Baseball
Expos likely to have one home next year

...host the team for all 81 games in 2004. "I really believe we'll be 100 percent wherever we are," Expos president Tony Tavares said. "The union's taken a very strong position that they're not going to support" a split home schedule. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/15/bas_384410.shtml
Baseball