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By The Numbers: Three Cheers For Tony, Bobby And Joe

Tony LaRussa, Bobby Cox and Joe Torre’s inductions will mark an elite class of managers entering the Hall of Fame in 2014.

12/15/2013

Joe Torre at Yankees Old Timers' Day in 2011. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Joe Torre, Bobby Cox, Tony La Russa Headed To Hall Of Fame

“I got choked up real quick,” Torre, who won four World Series titles managing the Yankees, said on WFAN radio Monday. “It’s something I’m sort of in a daze right now about.”

12/09/2013

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Joe Torre, Tony La Russa, Bobby Cox On Hall Of Fame Ballot

Retired managers Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox will join holdovers George Steinbrenner and Marvin Miller on the Hall of Fame expansion era committee ballot next month.

11/04/2013

Bobby Valentine (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images) and Charlie Manuel (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Keidel: Mets, Yankees Fans Can Rejoice In The Fates Of Their Archrivals

Even if neither New York team reaches its goals, their fans can rejoice in the fates of their foes: archrivals Boston and Philadelphia, who are a combined 30 games out of first place.

08/29/2012

Chipper Jones of the Atlanta Braves. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

‘Mets Killer’ Jones To Retire At Season’s End

Long-time foe of the Mets, Chipper Jones is set to retire at the end of the 2012 season.

WFAN–03/22/2012

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By The Numbers: A Salute To Leo Mazzone

During the 1990s, the Atlanta Braves were arguably one of the best franchises in MLB. Many attribute the success of these Braves teams to superior pitching and one of the winningest managers in the history of baseball, Bobby Cox…

WFAN–05/05/2011

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Schwei By The Numbers: Mike Pelfrey’s Dubious Distinction

Mike Pelfrey’s struggles have been well-documented. Despite his solid 3.66 ERA in 2010, Pelfrey holds a dubious distinction among pitchers in club history…

WFAN–04/11/2011

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Torre, Cox, Piniella Honored By BBWAA

Joe Torre, Bobby Cox and Lou Piniella have been honored by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America for their long careers.

WFAN–01/22/2011

Manager Bobby Cox #6 of the Atlanta Braves waves to the crowd after the Braves were defeated by the San Francisco Giants 3-2 during Game Four of the NLDS of the 2010 MLB Playoffs on October 11, 2010 at Turner Field in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Giants Send Braves’ Bobby Cox Into Retirement

Bobby Cox’s first moments in retirement were no different than his 29 years as a major league manager. As always, his team came first.

WFAN–10/12/2010

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Lincecum Whiffs 14, Giants Take Game 1 From Braves

Tim Lincecum pitched a two-hitter and struck out 14 in a dazzling performance, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Atlanta Braves 1-0 in Game 1 of their NL division series Thursday night.

WFAN–10/08/2010

Manager Bobby Cox #6 of the Atlanta Braves is doused by beer during the on-field playoff celebration after the game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Turner Field on October 3, 2010 in Atlanta, Georgia. The Braves beat the Phillies 8-7. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Playoffs Set: Giants In – Braves, Yankees Go Wild

A flurry of tiebreakers, that might’ve been fun for fans. For the San Francisco Giants and Atlanta Braves, a guaranteed spot in the playoffs was just fine.

WFAN–10/04/2010

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Baseball Bids Farewell To Veteran Managers

On his final day managing the Los Angeles Dodgers, Joe Torre went old school.

WFAN–10/03/2010

Atlanta Braves v Washington Nationals

Bobby Cox Wins 2,500th Game

The 69-year-old Cox, set to retire at the end of the season, became the fourth major league manager to reach the milestone. He is seeking his 16th postseason appearance.

WFAN–09/25/2010

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Schwei: Mets’ Davis Climbing The Charts

Ike Davis continues to climb the Mets all-time leader boards for rookies. Davis’ 18 home runs trail only Darryl Strawberry (26 in 1983) and Ron Swoboda (19 in 1965) as the most by a rookie in Mets’ history.

WFAN–09/13/2010

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Johan, Mets Look To Avoid Sweep In Atlanta

Tim Hudson looks for a fifth straight victory over New York, while trying to help the NL East-leading Braves to a series sweep over Johan Santana and the Mets.

WFAN–09/02/2010

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