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La Russa ignores Cubs speculation

Updated: July 23, 2010, 7:14 PM ET
By Jeff Dickerson | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa refused to comment Friday on speculation that he may be a candidate to replace Chicago Cubs skipper Lou Piniella, who is retiring at the end of the 2010 season.

"[I just] ignore it," La Russa said before the Cards opened a series against the Cubs at Wrigley Field. "Ignore it."

La Russa did open up slightly when asked about the pressures associated with managing the Cubs, a position that's witnessed frequent turnover.

"I ...

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