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Miami Marlins Hire Kim Ng As First-Ever Female General Manager in North American Sports

By Sourav Dhar, Sports Editor | November 23, 2020

Major League Baseball (MLB)’s Miami Marlins made history on Friday, Nov. 13 when they hired Kim Ng to be their next general manager, becoing the first North American sports franchise to hire a female general manager. The Marlins, managed by incoming Hall of Famer Derek Jeter, made the decision to hire Ng coming off of a surprise playoff berth in the COVID-19-shortened season. In addition to becoming the first female general manager in North American sports, Ng also now holds the distinction of becoming the first Asian-American general manager in MLB history. "This challenge is one I don't take lightly. When I got into this business, it seemed unlikely a woman would lead a Major League team, but I am dogged in the pursuit of my goals,” Ng said in a statement. “My goal is now to bring...

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