(KSDK Sports) -- When Mark McGwire left the Cardinals to become the hitting coach of the Los Angeles Dodgers, the team moved quickly to fill the job. They didn't have to look far.
John Mabry is a longtime and popular Cardinal, who worked with McGwire last season as his assistant. The Cardinals decided that was enough seasoning, and named Mabry to the post shortly after McGwire resigned.
Today in Jupiter, we began a discussion about his philosophy and his job. Click the above link to hear what he says he has to do to succeed this season.