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Bud Selig eager to introduce successor

BALTIMORE - Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig is looking forward to writing a book, teaching history and taking it easy when he retires this winter.Before that happens, however...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-12/bud-selig-eager-introduc
Rob Manfred chosen to succeed Bud Selig as baseball commissioner

...BALTIMORE - Rob Manfred was elected baseball's 10th commissioner Thursday, winning a three-man competition to succeed Bud Selig and given a mandate by the tradition-bound sport to recapture young fans and speed play in an era that has seen competition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-14/rob-manfred-chosen-succe
Bud Selig is praised on Jackie Robinson Day

...anniversary of the day Jackie Robinson broke baseball's color barrier, the Rev. Jesse Jackson praised Commissioner Bud Selig for the strides the sport has taken in minority opportunities over the past two decades.Jackson traveled to baseball's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-15/bud-selig-praised-jackie
Committee named to find Bud Selig's successor

...St. Louis Cardinals chairman Bill DeWitt Jr. will lead the committee to find a successor to baseball Commissioner Bud Selig.Chicago White Sox chairman Jerry Reinsdorf also is on the seven-member panel announced Thursday, which includes Colorado...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-15/committee-named-find-bud
Baseball's new replay system is lauded by commissioner Bud Selig

NEW YORK - Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig says the sport's new replay system is working well despite a few problems during its first two weeks.While baseball began video...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-04-15/baseballs-new-replay-system-laude
MLB Commissioner Bud Selig says he will retire in January 2015

NEW YORK - Bud Selig said Thursday he plans to retire as baseball commissioner in January 2015 after a term of more than 22 years marked by robust growth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-09-26/mlb-commissioner-bud-sel
Alex Rodriguez sues Major League Baseballl, Commissioner Bud Selig

NEW YORK - Alex Rodriguez sued Major League Baseball and Commissioner Bud Selig, accusing them of pursuing "vigilante justice" as part of a "witch hunt" designed to smear the character of the Yankees star...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-04/alex-rodriguez-sues-majo
MLB Commissioner Bud Selig defends drug-testing program

NEW YORK - With his staff pursuing yet another investigation into performance-enhancing drugs, Commissioner Bud Selig defended baseball's drug-testing program on the eve of the All-Star game and insisted "this sport is cleaner than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-07-15/mlb-commissioner-bud-sel
Baseball commissioner Bud Selig to examine trade

Bud Selig was on hand when the Miami Marlins played their first regular-season game in their swanky new ballpark in April. The commissioner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-11-15/baseball-commissioner-bu
Pace of play among issues for next baseball commissioner Rob Manfred

...players and owners.A. Bartlett Giamatti ran Pete Rose out of baseball, Fay Vincent suspended George Steinbrenner, and Bud Selig presided over the cancellation of a World Series, supersized Steroids Era sluggers, increasingly strong drug-testing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-15/pace-play-among-issues-n