Tony La Russa has new deal with Cards

Updated: October 19, 2010, 1:22 AM ET
Associated Press

ST. LOUIS -- Tony La Russa ended the usual postseason suspense, agreeing to a 16th season as St. Louis Cardinals manager.

The team announced a deal Monday that included a mutual option for the 2012 season. Financial terms were not disclosed on the new contract, finalized 15 days after the end of a disappointing season that left the 66-year-old La Russa wondering if he'd worn out his welcome.

"For the last 10 days or so, Tony and I have had daily dialogue," general manager John ...

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