The Mariners promoted LARRY BEINFEST to Dir of Player
Development. Beinfest had been Asst Dir of Player Development
(Mariners)....AD AGE's Brad Johnson reports "word is" Reebok is
searching for a VP of Global Marketing (AD AGE, 11/27)....The
Oakland Football Marketing Assoc. announced RAY KRISE as their
new COO. He will hold a news conference this morning
(OFMA).....The MLBPA has hired a communications director, RICHARD
WEISS, formerly of the Kamber Group's New York office (N.Y.