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Published February 9, 1996
The BOSTON GLOBE profiled former top Reebok exec, ROBERTO MULLER, now head of the Muller Sports Group. Muller compared his new firm to Creative Artist's Agency or Henry Kissinger's international relations firm, as groups able to bring together different interests (BOSTON GLOBE, 2/8).... MLB great DAVE WINFIELD yesterday announced his retirement but said he is eager to continue his association with the game. While it is unclear what role Winfield might play, agent Jeff Klein said, "Baseball needs to find a place for those who want to give something back to the game. This is not just about Dave Winfield" (USA TODAY, 2/9)....Indy Car's Team Rahal has scheduled a news conference next Tuesday in New York City where it is expected to announce that DAVID LETTERMAN has acquired an ownership position in the team (INDY CAR RACING MAGAZINE, 2/8).