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Sunday, February 27, 2022

Mets to hire Elizabeth Benn as director of Major League operations, per report

The New York Mets have reportedly hired Elizabeth Benn as their director of Major League operations, according to’s Anthony DiComo.

Benn had previously served as the senior coordinator of baseball operations for Major League Baseball itself. She will become the highest ranking woman to work in the baseball operations department in Mets history, per DiComo….

Benn had worked for the league office in some form or another since joining as an intern in 2017. She had filled a wide-ranging coordinator role (of labor relations, diversity and inclusion, and baseball development) until being promoted into her senior coordinator position in 2020. She had also served as an adjunct lecturer at Lehman College.

RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: February 27, 2022 at 06:16 PM | 4 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Starring Bradley Scotchman as RMc Posted: February 28, 2022 at 06:59 AM (#6066369)
Wait 'til Keith Hernandez hears about this! (Girls in the dugout is one thing, but girls in the front office...?!)
   2. Never Give an Inge (Dave) Posted: March 03, 2022 at 02:44 PM (#6066691)

The Mets also hired a female development coach, Gretchen Aucoin in the minor leagues. Glad to see the organization trying to move in a positive direction with women in the organization after their recent issues.
   3. kirstie819 Posted: March 15, 2022 at 01:48 PM (#6067864)
According to recent reports, Elizabeth Benn is hired to lead major league operations. She is well known for her work in the Basketball operation department and she also served as a lecturer at college.
   4. Pat Rapper's Delight (as quoted on MLB Network) Posted: March 15, 2022 at 01:51 PM (#6067865)
G** d***.... does anyone with keys to the site have a way to nuke these spammer accounts?

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