ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Shildt – in an exclusive conversation with KMOX – explained how the organization had conversations about other Major League Baseball teams cheating, but chose "integrity at the foremost of what we are doing."
The 2019 NL Manager of the Year was in the KMOX studio to talk not only about the Houston Astros sign-stealing controversy, but also the allegations against former Cardinals manager Tony La Russa. La Russa was accused by former MLB pitcher Jack McDowell of video to steal signs in the 1980s while manager of the Chicago White Sox.
KMOX reached has reached out to La Russa for comment on McDowell's claim.
Here is the transcription of the skipper's full answers: