Tony LaRussa

Manager Tony LaRussa of the Oakland Athletics looks on from the dugout during an MLB game circa 1990 at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum in Oakland, California. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr./Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Newly-Elected Hall Of Famer Tony LaRussa Talks Baseball

Baseball’s latest Hall of Famer, Tony LaRussa, joins KCBS’ morning crew and John Madden for a congratulations on a job well done.


Running back LeSean McCoy #25 of the Philadelphia Eagles eludes the tackle of safety Glover Quin #27 of the Detroit Lions as he runs for a 40 yard touchdown in the third quarter during a game at Lincoln Financial Field on December 8, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Daily Madden: NFL A Hit In The Snow

Winter-like weather became the talk of the NFL weekend, highlighted by an Eagles-Lions game in the Philadelphia snow.


Cardinals Manager Tony La Russa (Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Former A’s Manager La Russa Retiring After Latest Title

Tony La Russa retired as manager of the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday, three days after winning a dramatic, seven-game World Series against the Texas Rangers.


Tony LaRussa of the St. Louis Cardinals argues with an umpire. (Scott Boehm/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: LaRussa’s Fine For Questioning Umps

John Madden discussed his ideas for remodeling the KCBS newsroom with the morning crew Wednesday. The coach also weighed in on his friend Tony LaRussa’s fine for criticizing an umpire’s strike zone.


Zach Miller

Daily Madden: Raiders Lose Miller, NFL Heat Worries

John Madden called the KCBS morning crew from Chicago Wednesday before heading to the Hall of Fame induction ceremonies.


John Madden (KCBS)

Daily Madden: NFL Players Making ‘Stupid’ Decisions On Gear

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – John Madden weighed in on new findings that many helmets being worn in the National Football League aren’t doing a good job at protecting against concussions. “Something like 45 percent of […]