Don Mattingly set to talk contract

Updated: October 23, 2013, 11:31 PM ET
By Ramona Shelburne | ESPNLosAngeles.com

The Los Angeles Dodgers intend to begin dialogue with manager Don Mattingly on a new contract in the next few days, according to sources with knowledge of the situation.

Earlier Wednesday, Mattingly's agent said the manager was expected to honor the final year of his contract.

Dodgers president Stan Kasten was confident Mattingly would be back.

"I've always thought that [he was coming back next year]. I've never had any doubt about that," Kasten said.

The Dodgers won't ...

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