Dusty Baker looks to manage again

Updated: February 14, 2014, 12:16 PM ET
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Dusty Baker says he wants to manage again.

"I feel like I could help somebody," Baker, who was fired in October by the Cincinnati Reds, told the San Jose Mercury News.

Baker, 64, led the Reds to their best stretch of success since the Big Red Machine. However, he never led them to a deep playoff run, and he paid the price after this past season.

Team officials suggested announcing the parting as a "retirement" or Baker "taking a year off," the Mercury News reported.

"Why? ...

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