Top managers of baseball's expansion era (PHOTOS)
The additions of Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox to the Baseball Hall of Fame by its expansion era committee were each no-brainers. The three are the winningest managers of their era (1973-present), with only fellow Hall of Famers Connie Mack and John McGraw ahead of them on the all-time list. Of course, there’s more to measuring a manager’s success than total regular-season victories. Factoring in World Series appearances and victories, winning percentage and how successful they were at different stops, here’s how amNewYork ranks the top six managers of the expansion era.