Kevin McGuiness, a lawyer who has spent a decade heading a lobbying firm in Washington, D.C., has been hired as chief operating officer of the Major League Baseball Players Association under new union head Tony Clark.
Dave Prouty has been promoted to general counsel of the Major League Baseball Players Association.
Donald Fehr, the former longtime MLB union boss, has been elected to the same position by the NHL's players.
The fractured NHL Players' Association listened to baseball union head Donald Fehr as it tries to rebuild.
Hank Aaron and four other baseball Hall of Famers told Congress on Wednesday they support commissioner Bud Selig's proposals to toughen the sport's drug-testing policy.