Wed, 20 Feb 2013 23:39:37 -0800
The Atlanta Braves will retire Chipper Jones' number and induct him into the team's hall of fame on June 28. The Braves announced they will hold a banquet and ceremony honoring Jones before their game against the Arizona Diamondbacks that day. His number 10 is the 10th number retired by the team, joining Hank Aaron's 44, Eddie Mathews' 41, Dale Murphy's 3, Phil Niekro's 35, Warren Spahn's 21, Greg Maddux's 31, Tom Glavine's 47, Bobby Cox's 6, and John Smoltz's 29. All major league teams retired No. 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson.
Wed, 14 Nov 2012 10:25:15 -0800
Former Atlanta Braves manager Bobby Cox said he is not interested in returning to manage the Toronto Blue Jays. "I'm retired," Cox said. "I really don't know what else to say." Cox served as the Blue Jays' manager from 1982-85, where he developed a good relationship with president Paul Beeston.
Wed, 14 Nov 2012 06:15:59 -0800
The Toronto Blue Jays reached out to retired manager Bobby Cox about their managerial opening last month. He has initially turned them down.
Tue, 12 Oct 2010 05:49:56 -0700
Atlanta Braves manager Bobby Cox's 29-year managerial career ended Monday, Oct. 11, when the Braves were eliminated from the NLDS, MLB.com's Barry Bloom reports.
Sun, 26 Sep 2010 11:28:33 -0700
Atlanta Braves manager Bobby Cox earned his 2,500th career victory against the Washington Nationals Saturday, Sept. 25, according to The Associated Press. He became the fourth major league manager to reach the milestone.
Mon, 19 Jul 2010 10:41:22 -0700
Atlanta Braves manager Bobby Cox was suspended one game Monday, July 19, for the intentional actions of RP Jonny Venters Saturday, July 17, according to The Sports Network. Cox is scheduled to serve his suspension Tuesday, July 20.
Mon, 08 Feb 2010 12:09:34 -0800
Mark Bowman, of MLB.com, reports Atlanta Braves bullpen coach Eddie Perez is a candidate to replace manager Bobby Cox as the team's manager. The 2010 season is expected to be Cox's last year with the team.
Tue, 06 Oct 2009 05:30:25 -0700
The South Florida Sun-Sentinel's Juan C. Rodriguez reports Atlanta Braves manager Bobby Cox is stunned that Florida Marlins manager Fredi Gonzalez is on the hot seat. Gonzalez, a former member of Cox's staff, could land with the Braves if he is let go to be a potential successor to Cox after the season.
Sun, 27 Sep 2009 11:25:42 -0700
The Associated Press reports that Los Angeles Dodgers manager Joe Torre is headed to the playoffs for a record-tying 14th time. Only Atlanta Braves manager Bobby Cox has made as many postseason appearances in his career.
Wed, 23 Sep 2009 13:42:44 -0700
Carroll Rogers, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Braves manager Bobby Cox will begin a five-year consulting agreement from 2011-15 to serve in an advisory role with the team.