DODGERS V DIAMONDBACKS
Arizona Diamondbacks announcer and former player Mark Grace shares a laugh with Los Angeles Dodgers coach Jim Riggleman before the Dbacks and the Dodgers game July 15, 2004 in Phoenix, AZ. Grace played for Riggleman when Riggleman was the Manager for the Chicago Cubs. (UPI Photo/Will Powers)
Washington Nationals skipper Davey Johnson and Oakland Athletics counterpart Bob Melvin Tuesday were named baseball's Managers of the Year.
Chicago Cubs pitcher Kerry Wood formally announced his retirement Saturday at Wrigley Field, surrounded by his former teammates.
Matt Stairs drove in Alex Cora from third with one out in the ninth inning Friday to give the Washington Nationals a 2-1 victory over Pittsburgh.
Chicago Cubs Manager Mike Quade will replace Washington's Jim Riggleman on the National League all-star coaching staff.
The Washington Nationals Sunday named 68-year-old Davey Johnson as the team's manager for the remainder of the 2011 season.
Davey Johnson, who has managed four major league teams, will take over the Washington Nationals front office sources said.
Jim Riggleman will be back next year as the manager of the Washington Nationals, the team announced Tuesday.
The Washington Nationals introduced Jim Riggleman as their full-time manager Thursday, taking away the interim tag he had worn since July.
The Washington Nationals called a news conference for Thursday amid reports they will name Jim Riggleman as the team's manager.
Carlos Zambrano worked five innings and put Chicago in front with a two-run double Friday, lifting the Cubs to a 3-1 decision over Washington.
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