Tony La Russa Book Reading
See legendary baseball manager Tony La Russa at Book Passage in the Ferry Building promoting his latest book, One Last Strike.
Speaking candidly, the third-winningest manager in baseball history talks about his World Championship season with the St. Louis Cardinals, his lifetime spent studying the game, his famously intense style, and his decision to retire.
This is scheduled to be a talk with Q&A and a book signing, so plan arrive early.
Tony LaRussa “One Last Strike”
Monday, March 18, 2013 (Noon)
Book Passage, 1 Ferry Building, SF
Tony La Russa managed the St. Louis Cardinals from 1996 to 2011, 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.