La Russa managed the St. Louis Cardinals from 1996 to 2011. He won the World Series titles with them in 2006 and 2011. YES Network/Courtesy of William Morrow hide caption

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Simon Cho of the U.S. celebrates during the 500 meter men's final race at the Short Track Speed Skating World Cup in Dresden in 2011. Jens Meyer /AP hide caption

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They'll be welcomed back by fans: Regular NFL refs will be on the job again starting tonight. (2006 file photo.) Shaun Best/Reuters /Landov hide caption

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