Johnson to manage team of minor leaguers

Updated: August 17, 2005, 4:45 PM ET

DURHAM, N.C. -- Davey Johnson will return to the dugout in search of another title.

On Wednesday, USA Baseball named Johnson manager for the team of minor leaguers that will represent the United States in the 2005 IBAF World Cup in The Netherlands beginning Sept. 2.

"I'm looking forward to the opportunity to wear the uniform of the United States and to the challenge of trying to bring the baseball World Cup back to America for the first time since 1974," Johnson said.

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