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Dusty Baker Feels He's Out As Cubs Manager PDF Print E-mail
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Saturday, 30 September 2006 12:00

Dusty BakerCubs manager Dusty Baker said over the weekend,  "I'm gone. I won't be back," regarding his position as manager of the organization. The Cubs went 65-97, worst in the NL this season.

Baker was in the final year of his contract, and had not heard from GM Jim Hendry on an extension. 

"If they wanted me back, I would have heard something by now," Baker said.

As reported:

Baker likened the '06 season to 1996, his fourth year managing the San Francisco Giants.

"We lost 94 games," he said. "But they believed in me, and we won the next year, and we kept winning."

Baker said he will leave with his head high, knowing he never backed down from his principles or let his critics change him into something he was not.

"I am what I am, and I am who I am," he said. "My dad taught me a long time ago, speak the truth and be yourself, with no regrets."

(The Chicago Tribune

 
It's Official: Robinson Not Returning in '07 PDF Print E-mail
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Saturday, 30 September 2006 08:46
Frank RobinsonFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Saturday, September 30, 2006

NATIONALS MANAGER FRANK ROBINSON WILL NOT RETURN IN 2007

The Washington Nationals today announced that manager Frank Robinson will not return for the 2007 season. Robinson’s final game as Nationals manager will come in Sunday’s season finale vs. New York (NL). Nationals Vice President and General Manager Jim Bowden made the announcement.

Robinson’s tenure as Nationals/Expos manager ends after five seasons, during which he compiled a 385-423 record. His stay as franchise manager included a pair of winning seasons (2002 and 2003) and the memorable 2005 campaign, during which the Nationals finished 81-81 (.500) and remained in the pennant race until the season’s final 10 days in their inaugural season in the nation’s capital. With two games remaining, the 2006 Nationals are 71-89 and reside in fifth place in the NL East in Robinson’s final season as manager.

Robinson, who became baseball’s first African-American manager on October 4, 1974 when he assumed Cleveland ’s helm, is 1065–1174 (.476) in 16 seasons as a big league manager. He currently ranks 46th on the all-time win list for managers. With a 10-4 win at Philadelphia on April 20, 2006, Robinson became the 53rd manager in big league history to reach the 1000-win plateau.

In addition to Washington (2005-06), Montreal (2002-04) and Cleveland (1975-77), Robinson also managed in San Francisco (1981-84) and Baltimore (1988-91). He was named American League Manager of the Year in 1989 after leading the Orioles to a 32.5-game improvement compared to the previous season.

Robinson was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1982 after batting .294 with 586 home runs and 1812 RBI during a 21-year playing career with Cincinnati , Baltimore , Los Angeles (NL), California and Cleveland . One of 37 first-ballot Hall-of-Famers, Robinson currently ranks sixth on baseball’s all-time home runs list.

During his playing career, Robinson claimed two World Championship Rings (1966 and 1970), appeared in five World Series (1961 with Cincinnati and 1966, ‘69-71 with Baltimore ), and played in three other championship series. His jersey No. 20 has been officially retired by both Baltimore (1972) and Cincinnati (1998).

He remains the only player in baseball annals to win the Most Valuable Player Award in both leagues (NL MVP playing for Cincinnati in 1961, AL MVP playing for Baltimore in 1966). He earned his final MVP citation in 1966 after hitting .316 with 49 home runs and 122 RBI and claiming the prestigious Triple Crown. His 1961 MVP campaign (.323, 37 home runs, 124 RBI) resulted in Cincinnati ’s first NL flag in 21 years. Robinson burst on the scene with the Reds and claimed the NL Rookie of the Year by hitting .290 with 38 home runs and 83 RBI in 1956, his initial big league campaign. On August 20, 1970, he hit grand slams in consecutive at-bats at RFK Stadium off Washington’s Joe Coleman and Joe Grzenda.

Robinson was a 12-time All-Star (six with each league) who played in 11 Mid-Summer Classics. He was named MVP of the 1971 All-Star Game in Detroit thanks to a game-winning three-run homer in the third inning off Dock Ellis.

In more than 50 seasons in the game, Robinson has served baseball in nearly every conceivable position: player, player/manager, manager, coach, Team USA manager, front-office executive and administrator. In ‘02, Robinson was the recipient of Baseball America’s inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award, in recognition of his career as a player, manager and executive.
 
2006 MLB Post-Season Ads w/Lasorda PDF Print E-mail
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Friday, 29 September 2006 10:29

Lasorda in 2006 Post-Season ad campaign2006 MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL POSTSEASON AD CAMPAIGN TO STAR TOMMY LASORDA

One of Baseball’s Most Beloved Personalities is the Ambassador for October Baseball Lasorda Leads Fans Nationwide“To The TV!”

Tommy Lasorda, a legendary manager and one of baseball’s most charismatic personalities, will be the star of the 2006 Major League Baseball postseason advertising campaign that aims to ignite fans’ passion for the playoffs. The wry new campaign, which features three different television commercials, reminds fans that they can’t miss a moment of October baseball. The television spots, which debut on Friday, September 29, will run throughout the duration of the postseason and will be supplemented by print, radio, internet and mobile messaging.

Lasorda, who has given up his traditional cleats and cap for a more sophisticated October look, appears dapper throughout the campaign dressed in black tie. The three television spots each open with Lasorda stepping into extreme fan situations that
capture the “wanting to run and hide” feeling that every fan has experienced at one point or another. With perfectly delivered dry wit, Lasorda shares a “tough love” message with fans; like one who has climbed into a tree to hide once his team was eliminated from postseason play. In another spot he declares: “Real fans don’t hide in October. They celebrate it!”

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Mariners Announce Tentative '07 Schedule PDF Print E-mail
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Friday, 29 September 2006 06:50
MarinersSEATTLE MARINERS ANNOUNCE TENTATIVE 2007 SCHEDULE

Reds and Ken Griffey Jr., scheduled to make visit to Safeco Field next June

The Seattle Mariners today announced their tentative 2007 regular season schedule, which begins with a three-game series against the Oakland Athletics (April 2-4).  Opening Day is Monday, April 2 at Safeco Field.  Game times will be announced at a later date.

The American League West will be matched primarily against the National League Central for Interleague Play in 2007.  For the first time since the trade in 2000, Ken Griffey Jr., is scheduled to return to Safeco Field with the Cincinnati Reds for a weekend series June 22-24.  Junior, who recently hit his 563rd career home run, spent his first 11 seasons (1989-1999) as the Mariners’ center fielder.  Earlier the same week (June 19-21), the Pittsburgh Pirates will make their first-ever appearance in Seattle.
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Brown Suggests Selig and O'Malley for HOF PDF Print E-mail
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Friday, 29 September 2006 01:35

SeligMaury Brown, editor of The Biz of Baseball continues in his series of articles that rank executives from 1 to 5 that should be in the Hall of Fame. The article is published on The Baseball Journals, the sister publication of The Biz of Baseball.

Today he has Walter O'Malley and Bud Selig in a tie for #2. As Brown writes, "There’s a reason I have a tie at #2 in my countdown from 5 to 1 of those executives that deserve to be in the Hall of Fame one day. Walter O’Malley is an easy pick for number 2, but I had to throw Selig in here as well because, well… we just don’t know how his career could end."

Brown has ranked current or former excutives for the Hall of Fame so far as:

#5 - George Steinbrenner
#4 - Judge Roy Hofheinz
#3 - Ted Turner

(The Baseball Journals

 
Robinson Meets with Kasten & Bowden PDF Print E-mail
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Friday, 29 September 2006 01:18

Frank RobinsonFrank Robinson of the Washington Nationals met yesterday with Stan Kasten and Jim Bowden in separate meetings about his future as manager of the Nats. When he addressed the media afterwards, there were tears in his eyes and all but said that his run as manager with the organization was at an end. "Let me say this: I had my say," Robinson said. "We sat down, each one, and I had my discussions with them. And I'm very comfortable with what ... I wanted to say about the situation here and my situation. Other than that, I just don't want to go into depth on anything said behind closed doors at this time."

Neither Kasten or Bowden would comment about the meeting. As reported, A reporter told Robinson he looked sad.

"'Cause it's time to go," Robinson said. "Just got a bad call from the umpires, and they didn't want to reverse it. No, only kidding."

No annoluncement has been made as to whether Robinson will be offered a front office position.

(The AP

 
Testing for Greenies Alters Player's Lifestyles PDF Print E-mail
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Friday, 29 September 2006 01:00

AmphetaminesTesting for amphetamines keeps players from going out late after a game or has them drinking more coffee. That was the comment made by Mets pitcher Tom Glavine about how the new drug testing policy has impacted player activities. "I think it's changed guys' behavior, no question about it," Glavine said. "Guys are trying to find other ways to compensate for that, whether it's getting more sleep or drinking more coffee." More time on the pillows means less time in bars and clubs.

Unlike a positive test for performance enhancing drugs (PEDs), MLB does not announce to the public when a player has tested positive for amphetamines for the first time. However, since the new testing policy has been in place, no player has tested positive twice, which would result in a 25 game suspension. On a related topic, no MLB player has yet to test positive for PEDs this season.

(The AP

 
Pohlad: “I’d rather play the Yankees..." PDF Print E-mail
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Thursday, 28 September 2006 18:42
PohladCarl Pohlad, 91, the owner of the Twins, and MLB's richest owner, took shots the the NY Yankees yesterday, sounding, as the NY Times said, "more like Steinbrenner," than Steinbrenner. Pohlad's comments come as the Twins are nearing a possible post-season matchup with the Yankees. As Pohlad said, originally in The St. Paul Pioneer Press, and republished in the NY Times:
“I’d rather play the Yankees because I know we can beat them,” Pohlad was quoted as saying yesterday in The St. Paul Pioneer Press.

When Pohlad was subsequently asked if he would derive the most enjoyment out of defeating George Steinbrenner, the Yankees’ principal owner, he told the newspaper, “That’s right.”

What was more surprising than Pohlad’s remarks about a team that defeated the Twins in the American League division series in 2003 and in 2004, was Steinbrenner’s reaction. He had none. For once, Steinbrenner, who is typically loud and proud while discussing or defending the Yankees, was mum.

“He’s certainly a friend of mine, so I’ll decline comment on that,” Steinbrenner said through Howard Rubenstein, his spokesman.

(The NY Times)

 
Bavasi & Hargove Return in '07 for Mariners PDF Print E-mail
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Thursday, 28 September 2006 16:12

Bill Bavasi

Bill Bavasi

Chuck Armstrong, President of the Seattle Mariners, announced to season ticket holders today that General Manager Bill Bavasi and manager Mike Hargrove would be returning with the Mariners next season. Hargrove has one year left on his contract, and Bavasi has been with the club since November of 2003.

As Armstrong said in his letter, "We believe they are the right people to lead us to the next level. We have great confidence in their abilities. In our view, continuity of leadership is extremely important at this time."

(The AP)

An interview with Chuck Armstrong is here on the Biz of Baseball. 

 
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