By managing the 2012 NLCS collapse, Mike Matheny joins historic company.
In a spring training preview from 1988, players reveal who they'd pay to see play and gripe at intrusive cameramen. Fun!
"If I can cut this award into more than 40 pieces, I would do it in a heartbeat and share it with every teammate who helped me accomplish it. And if I could trade it for a championship ring, that would be even better.
"I ask the media not to pick us to win the NL Central this year. We like to prove you guys are not perfect."