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MLB Cardinals Terminate Scouting Dir Chris Correa Amid Hacking Scandal

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 06 / 15

The MLB Cardinals "have terminated the contract" of Scouting Dir Chris Correa as investigations "continue into alleged hacking " of an Astros database, according to Patrick & Goold of the ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH. Cardinals attorney James G. Martin confirmed the move, saying that Corre...

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