Jul 29, 2016

MLB denies Angels' protest of loss

Major League Baseball has denied the Los Angeles Angels’ formal protest of their loss at Kansas City on Wednesday night. Chief Baseball Officer Joe Torre ruled on the protest Thursday. Angels manager Mike Scioscia protested Kansas City’s 7-5 victory, claiming the Royals’ Raul Mondesi ...

Dec 4, 2015

Torre, Winfield to lead goodwill tour of Cuba

Joe Torre and Dave Winfield will be leading a baseball goodwill tour of Cuba this month. Major League Baseball and the Players Association said Thursday the Dec. 15-18 trip will include children’s clinics and a charity event. This is Major League Baseball’s first visit ...

'Big Hurt' leads six into Hall

Jul 28, 2014

'Big Hurt' leads six into Hall

Frank Thomas choked back tears, Joe Torre apologized for leaving people out of his speech and Tony La Russa said he felt uneasy. Being enshrined in the Hall of Fame can have those effects, even on the greats. Famed slugger Thomas, pitchers Tom Glavine ...

Managers Torre, La Russa, Cox elected to Hall of Fame

Dec 10, 2013

Managers Torre, La Russa, Cox elected to Hall of Fame

Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox spent decades trying to beat each other, no holds barred. On this day, however, they were a mutual admiration society. And why not? They were going to the Hall of Fame together. With a combined eight ...