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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-14/rob-manfred-chosen-succe
Pace of play among issues for next baseball commissioner Rob Manfred

...drug-testing agreements, and instant replay to aid umpires.Minutes after he was elected baseball's 10th commissioner, Rob Manfred didn't want to discuss what great issues he expects to take on when he succeeds Selig on Jan. 25."I really don't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-15/pace-play-among-issues-n
Incoming major league commissioner reorganizes top official spots

NEW YORK - Incoming Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred has reorganized several top jobs in the sport.The moves announced Thursday include Bob Bowman becoming MLB's president, business...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-04/incoming-major-league-co
Bud Selig's imprint seen in Game 7 of World Series

...effectively as anybody could deal with it under the circumstances."When Selig leaves, and Chief Operating Officer Rob Manfred takes over in a relatively seamless transition. Manfred defeated Boston Red Sox Chairman Tom Werner in an August vote...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-29/bud-seligs-imprint-seen-
Baseball owners approve five-year term to Bud Selig's successor

...as quick and orderly, Bud Selig announced Thursday that baseball owners unanimously approved a five-year term for Rob Manfred, who will succeed the longtime commissioner early next year.Selig spoke at the conclusion of two days of meetings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-11-20/baseball-owners-approve-
Bud Selig eager to introduce successor

...replacement. A seven-man committee whittled down an expansive list to three candidates: MLB Chief Operating Officer Rob Manfred; Boston Red Sox chairman Tom Werner and Tim Brosnan, MLB Vice President of Business."The process has worked just...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-12/bud-selig-eager-introduc
Giants' protest is won, game will resume

...Giants President Larry Baer said in a statement."We want to thank Commissioner Bud Selig, Commissioner-elect Rob Manfred, Executive Vice President for Baseball Operations Joe Torre and the Chicago Cubs organization for their cooperation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-20/giants-protest-won-game-
Florida House seeks to change MLB Cuban player policy

...reading about Puig's story. The bill passed on a 93-16 vote.MLB Commissioner Bud Selig and Chief Operating Officer Rob Manfred said the situation with Cuban players is being discussed."We're just a little speck in that whole problem. But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-25/florida-house-seeks-chan
Committee named to find Bud Selig's successor

...seven-man committee doing everything and informing them at the end," said DeWitt, the new panel's chairman.Rob Manfred, baseball's chief operating officer, appears to be the top internal candidate from Selig's staff, and Bob Bowman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-15/committee-named-find-bud
Alex Rodriguez sues MLB, union over suspension

...considers to be improper," wrote Horowitz, who chaired a three-man panel that included MLB Chief Operating Officer Rob Manfred and union General Counsel David Prouty.Horowitz cited the credibility of Bosch's "unrebutted testimony - testimony...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-01-13/alex-rodriguez-sues-mlb-