MLB fires Port, Burns, and Hamilton
3/7/11, "Major League Baseball has fired three executives as part of the restructuring that put Joe Torre in charge of baseball operations.
The commissioner's office said Monday that
- vice president of umpiring Mike Port,
- vice president of operations and administration Ed Burns and
- senior specialist of on-field operations Darryl Hamilton
have been let go.
Hamilton is a former major league player and Port a former big league general manager.
Torre was hired Feb. 26 by Commissioner Bud Selig as executive vice president of baseball operations."
- 3/7/11, "MLB fires Mike Port, Ed Burns, Darryl Hamilton," AP