Tony La Russa In Talks About A League Job
Former St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa told ESPN’s Buster Olney he is in talks with Major League Baseball about a job with the league.
When asked Tuesday about his retirement, La Russa said “I’m not missing the baseball side yet.”
Some may believe La Russa could fill the role of vice president for baseball operations for Major League Baseball, Joe Torre’s former position. Torre resigned from the position in January to join a group that is bidding for ownership of the Los Angeles Dodgers.
La Russa told ESPN that the position he is in talks is at the behest of commissioner Bud Selig, where he would undertaking special assignments under the the baseball operations umbrella.