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Rays | Joe Maddon manages 1,000th game Saturday

Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon managed his 1,000th game with the club Saturday, May 5, against the Oakland Athletics. He is 514-486 in seven seasons with Tampa Bay; the Rays had only 518 victories prior to his arrival. Maddon joined Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim manager Mike Scioscia (1,972 games), Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire (1,647 games) and Philadelphia Phillies manager Charlie Manuel (1,162 games) as the only active skippers to manage at least 1,000 games with their current team. Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland will also join this group Sunday, May 6.

2012-05-06 06:19:59 | Source: The Associated Press

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