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Tony La Russa Net Worth

Tony La Russa Net Worth is
$30 Million

Tony La Russa Bio/Wiki 2018

In the annals of baseball, Tony La Russa is one of the best managers. He has an estimated net worth of $30 million that he earned as a player and coach in the Major League Baseball (MLB). Born Anthony La Russa Jr. on October 4, 1944 in Tampa, Florida, he has appeared in the Colt League World Series. He was subsequently signed as a middle infielder from the Kansas City Athletics before the start of the 1962 season. At 18, he debuted in the league but just made .199 hits in six major seasons more than a ten-year interval.

Tony La Russa Net Worth $30 Million

In 1971, La Russa was traded to the Atlanta Braves. Then he ended his career in 1973 with the Chicago Braves. He attended Florida State University College of Law where he earned his Juris Doctor degree. Since then, he became a player coach for minor league teams. In 1978, then was appointed manager from the minor league team the Knoxville Sox. Then went to coach the Iowa Oaks in 1979 until August 2nd of that year on account of his appointment as manager of the Chicago White Sox. Then led the White Sox to an American League West division title in 1983 but he was fired during the 1986 season.

Tony was the driver for the team’s three American League Championships and the 1989 World Series title. In 1995, he left the team to deal with the St. Louis Cardinals. The team subsequently won three National League championships as well as the 2006 and 2011 World Series titles. After 33 seasons as MLB manager and three days after winning the 2011 title, he declared his retirement on October 31, 2011.



Full NameTony La Russa
Net Worth$30 Million
Date Of BirthOctober 4, 1944
Place Of BirthTampa, Florida, United States
Height5 ft 11 in (1.82 m)
Weight190 lbs (86.2 kg)
ProfessionBaseball player, Manager, Lawyer, Coach
EducationFlorida State University College of Law, University of South Florida, Florida State University
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseElaine Coker (m. 1973), Luzette Sarcone (m. 1965–1973)
ChildrenBianca La Russa, Andrea La Russa, Devon La Russa, Averie La Russa
ParentsAnthony La Russa, Sr., Oliva La Russa
SiblingsEva Fojaco
#Fact
1Inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame as a manager in 2014.
2Inducted into the National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame in 1998.
3His daughter, Bianca Tai LaRussa, is a dancer and has become an Oakland Raiders cheerleader [April 2011].
4Won the World Series with the Oaklnd A's (American league) in 1989 and the St. Louis Cardinals (National League) in 2006, joining Sparky Anderson who won the Series with the Cincinnati Reds (NL) in 1975 and 76 and the Detroit Tigers (AL) in 1984 as the only two men in baseball history who have managed a World Series winner in both leagues.
5Is also a practicing attorney.
6Baseball manager Tony La Russa and his wife, Elaine, co-founded ARF in 1991 after he rescued a terrified stray cat that ran onto the field during an A's-Yankees game.
7Manager of Oakland Athletics (1986-1995; Win-Loss record: 798-673).
81983 American League Manager of the Year for leading Chicago White Sox to 1st Division Championship and 1st post-season appearance since 1959.
9Manager of the Chicago White Sox (1979-1986; Win-Loss record: 522-510).
10Member of 1971 American League Western Division Champion Oakland Athletics team.
11Second Baseman/Shortstop for the Kansas City/Oakland Athletics (1963 and 1968-1971), Atlanta Braves (1971) and Chicago Cubs (1973).

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Lineup: Hits and Errors - The Best and Worst Deals in New York Baseball2012TV Mini-SeriesPanelist-Himself
The Game 3652007TV Series
Arli$$1998TV SeriesTony LaRussa

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Immortal: Ted Williams2015Documentary thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
WGN Morning News2016TV SeriesHimself
School of Rickey2016TV Movie documentary
Undeniable with Joe Buck2015TV SeriesHimself
Mike & Mike2009-2013TV SeriesHimself - Former Major League Baseball Manager / Himself - Telephone Interviewee / Himself - Former Baseball Manager
Face the Nation2012TV SeriesHimself - All-Star Baseball Panelist
Fox and Friends2012TV SeriesHimself
2012 MLB All-Star Game2012TV SpecialHimself - NL Manager
The Lineup: Hits and Errors - The Best and Worst Deals in New York Baseball2012TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2011TV SeriesHimself
Sunday Night Baseball1991-2011TV SeriesHimself - St. Louis Cardinals Manager / Himself - Oakland Athletics Manager / Himself
Prime 92009-2011TV SeriesHimself
Restoring Honor2010TV MovieHimself
2009 MLB All-Star Game2009TV SpecialHimself
2007 MLB All-Star Game2007TV SpecialHimself - NL Manager, St. Louis Cardinals
2006 World Series2006TV Mini-SeriesHimself - St. Louis Cardinals Manager
2006 National League Championship Series2006TV Mini-SeriesHimself - St. Louis Cardinals Manager
ESPN 25: Who's #1?2006TV Series documentaryHimself
ESPN Outside the Lines Nightly2006TV SeriesHimself - Baseball Manager
MLB on Fox Pregame Show2005TV SeriesHimself
Costas Now2005TV SeriesHimself
2005 MLB All-Star Game2005TV SpecialHimself - NL Manager: St. Louis Cardinals
60 Minutes Wednesday2005TV Series documentaryHimself
60 Minutes2005TV Series documentaryHimself - Manager (segment "Juiced")
2004 World Series2004TV Mini-SeriesHimself - St. Louis Cardinals Manager
2004 National League Championship Series2004TV SeriesHimself - St. Louis Cardinals Manager
ESPN SportsCentury2002-2004TV Series documentaryHimself
2003 MLB All-Star Game2003TV SpecialHimself - NL Coach: St. Louis Cardinals
2002 National League Championship Series2002TV SeriesHimself - St. Louis Cardinals Manager
2000 National League Championship Series2000TV SeriesHimself - St. Louis Cardinals Manager
Race for the Record1998Video documentaryHimself
1996 National League Championship Series1996TV Mini-SeriesHimself - St. Louis Cardinals Manager
Will to Win: The 1987 Oakland A's Highlights1992VideoHimself
1992 American League Championship Series1992TV SeriesHimself - Oakland Athletics Manager
1991 MLB All-Star Game1991TV SpecialHimself - AL Manager
1990 World Series1990TV SeriesHimself - Oakland Athletics Manager
1990 American League Championship Series1990TV SeriesHimself - Oakland Athletics Manager
1990 MLB All-Star Game1990TV SpecialHimself - AL Manager
1989 World Series1989TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Oakland Athletics Manager
1989 American League Championship Series1989TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Oakland Athletics Manager
1989 MLB All-Star Game1989TV SpecialHimself - AL Manager
The 1988 Oakland Athletics: A Bashing Success1988VideoHimself
1988 World Series Video: Los Angeles Dodgers vs Oakland A's1988VideoHimself
1988 American League Championship Series1988TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Oakland Athletics Manager
1987 MLB All-Star Game1987TV SpecialHimself - AL Coach
1984 MLB All-Star Game1984TV SpecialHimself - AL Coach
1983 American League Championship Series1983TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Chicago White Sox Manager
To Tell the Truth1980TV SeriesHimself - Contestant (1980)

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
World's Dumbest2008TV SeriesHimself
Rome Is Burning2006-2007TV SeriesHimself
60 Minutes2005TV Series documentaryHimself - Manager (segment "Juiced")
Beyond the Glory2004TV Series documentaryHimself

Known for movies

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