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Tony La Russa

Rob Rains

Tony La Russa

man on a mission

by Rob Rains

  • 175 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Triumph Books in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • La Russa, Tony,
  • St. Louis Cardinals (Baseball team),
  • Baseball managers -- Missouri -- Saint Louis -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementRob Rains.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV865.L28 R35 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23152838M
    ISBN 109781600781698
    LC Control Number2009000133
    OCLC/WorldCa244420814

    This is a First Edition/First Printing Autographed copy of One Last Strike: by Tony La of baseball's true legends and longtime manager of the Oakland Athletics and St Louis Cardinals. This book was personally signed by Tony La Russa on the title page in red marker with his number "10" Rating: % positive. Tony La Russa. Man on a Mission. By Rob Rains/Foreword by Joe Buck. On the verge of his 30th season in a major league dugout, much is known about Tony La Russa the manager. He's an innovator, an icon and most importantly, a winner. But beyond those closest to La Russa nobody truly knows that much about the man or his life.

    Click here to view this item from   La Russa retired last fall after managing the Cardinals to a dramatic World Series title, when the team beat the Texas Rangers after coming within one .

    If you seriously aspire to be a manager in the big leagues, there is a baseball 'book' that one must learn. Alongside that book, you must practice Spanish. Of 25 players on each roster, sometimes there are between eight and 15 players who speak Spanish. — Tony La Russa. Tony La Russa managed the St. Louis Cardinals from to , as well as the Oakland A's and the Chicago White Sox. He has three World Series wins, six league championships, and five Manager of the Year awards, and is ranked third in all-time major league wins. He and his wife, Elaine, founded the Tony La Russa Animal Rescue Foundation in Walnut Creek, California.


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