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Saturday, May 17, 2014

MLB.com: D-backs name La Russa chief baseball officer

The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) have appointed 2014 Hall of Fame inductee and 53-year baseball veteran Tony La Russa as Chief Baseball Officer, as announced by D-backs President & CEO Derrick Hall. La Russa will report to Hall and oversee the entire Baseball Operations department.

La Russa will be introduced today by Hall and D-backs Managing General Partner Ken Kendrick at a 2 p.m. Arizona/Pacific time news conference in the Chase Field interview room.

Swedish Chef Posted: May 17, 2014 at 01:11 PM | 19 comment(s)
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