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People: Executive transactions

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 01 / 15 / 18

Baseball The St. Louis Cardinals named Melody Yount manager of player communications, Jennifer Long baseball developer and Javier Duren a baseball operations fellow. The Class AA Southern League Biloxi Shuckers hired Hunter Reed as general manager. Reed was assistant general mana...

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