This category is for all those involved in league operations, ownership, general management, managing and coaching, and related areas.
Please submit sites relating to people occupied with the management of baseball teams or leagues.
A. Bartlett Giamatti attended Yale where he graduated magna cum laude. He taught Italian, English and comparative literature there until elected the university's president. He became president of baseball's National League in 1986. At the time of his death, he was Commissioner of Baseball.
Submissions must be specific on the life and/or work of Bart Giamatti.
Bud Selig, a Milwaukee car dealer purchased the Seattle Pilots of the American League in 1970 for $10.8 million then moving the team to the Midwest. He presided over 232-day players' strike while de facto commissioner, that resulted in cancellation of World Series for first time since 1904. He was officially named baseball's ninth commissioner on July 2, 1998. In 2002, he made the controversial decision to end the All-Star Game after 11 innings, tied 7-7.
Submissions must be specific to the life or work of Bud Selig.
Bill Veeck web sites