Interim manager Mike Shildt a born leader
ST. LOUIS -- In the fall of 2011, as then-general director John Mozeliak inverted his attending to finalizing staffing assignments for the organization's affiliates, he wondered if he was devising a mistake. It wasn't a substance of whether he believed Mike Shildt could be effectual in devising the directorial leap from Rookie-level Johnson City (Tenn.) to Double-A Springfield (Mo.). Quite the opposite, in fact. Mozeliak's vacillation was goaded by the void Shildt would be departure at the Rookie level.