Thu, 08 Nov 2012 00:21:11 -0800
Major League Baseball is considering a change to its longtime rule allowing active rosters to expand from 25 to 40 from Sept. 1 through the rest of the regular season. Executive vice president of baseball operations Joe Torre said one possibility would be setting a fixed number of players who must be on the active roster for September games. ''We've talked about 28. We've talked about 30,'' he said. ''It was talked about at length today.''
Sat, 24 Mar 2012 13:28:57 -0700
Major League Baseball has announced that Joe Torre has returned to his post as executive vice president for baseball operations.
Fri, 24 Feb 2012 05:16:40 -0800
The potential ownership group that included former manager Joe Torre has dropped their bid on the Los Angeles Dodgers because owner Frank McCourt won't include the parking lots outside the stadium.
Sat, 28 Jan 2012 09:39:30 -0800
According to multiple sources, Dennis Gilbert and Mark Cuban did not make it to the second round of bidding to become the next owner of the Los Angeles Dodgers. At least eight bidders advanced to the second round, including a group led by Magic Johnson and Stan Kasten and another group led by Rick Caruso and Joe Torre. The others who are still believed to be in the running include East Coast hedge fund giant Steven Cohen, former Dodgers owner Peter O'Malley, St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke, and a group which includes investor and civic leader Stanley Gold and the family of the late Roy Disney.
Fri, 06 Jan 2012 00:31:21 -0800
Due to the resignation of Joe Torre as vice president of operations for Major League Baseball, three officials are taking over Torre's job and splitting duties. Joe Garagiola Jr., Kim Ng and Peter Woodfork will fill in for Torre, who resigned to join a group interested in buying the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Wed, 04 Jan 2012 07:19:29 -0800
MLB Executive Vice President Joe Torre has resigned from his post to become part of a group pursuing ownership of the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Wed, 09 Nov 2011 10:21:46 -0800
MLB executive Joe Torre said he has no interest in managing again in the big leagues. "Nobody's made a call to me to ask me to manage," Torre told MLB.com. "When I talk to people about other things, they want to know if I'm still interested. I'm really not."
Wed, 12 Oct 2011 09:14:17 -0700
MLB vice president of baseball operations Joe Torre has not been contacted by the Boston Red Sox and is not interested in their managerial opening. "I really don't anticipate managing anymore," Torre said.
Mon, 03 Oct 2011 06:45:55 -0700
Major League Baseball executive vice president of baseball operations Joe Torre is expected to have a talk with manager Tony La Russa Monday, Oct. 3, possibly about La Russa's comments about the strike zone during Game 2 of the NLDS.
Fri, 25 Feb 2011 10:26:33 -0800
MLB commissioner Bud Selig is set to announce Saturday, Feb. 26, that former manager Joe Torre has been hired as vice president of baseball operations for the league, according to ESPN's Buster Olney.