Big moves went on this offseason, especially when Magic Johnson became the first black owner of a major league baseball team. Now that history has been made, what if more history can happen with the hiring of a female baseball GM? That could happen soon with current MLB executive Kim Ng.
In her quest to become the first female general manager in the history of American professional sports, Ng doesn’t look at herself as some symbol of gender equality, or as some pioneer in women’s rights, or even as some role model for girls who aim to reach the upper echelon of sports. She simply does her job. She has spent two decades impressing fellow baseball insiders not by her drive to change the culture of this game but instead by her competence in the boardroom and in the negotiating room.
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