After 33 seasons managing in Major League Baseball, Tony La Russa thought he had seen it all - that is, until the 2011 Cardinals. Down ten and a half games with little more than a month to play, the Cardinals had long been ruled out as serious postseason contenders. Yet in the face of those steep odds, this team mounted one of the most dramatic and impressive comebacks in baseball history, making the playoffs on the night of the final game of the season and going on to win the World Series despite being down to their last strike - twice.
"Insight to the 2011 Cards Magical Season and More"
Ron Barr interviews 3-time World Series Champion Tony La Russa about being inducted into the Hall of Fame, and the similarities he shares with Bobby Cox and Joe Torre. This interview took place on March 10th, 2014.