TITLE

Bob Watson, baseball's only black GM, leaves the Yankees

PUB. DATE
February 1998
SOURCE
Jet;02/23/98, Vol. 93 Issue 13, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the resignation of New York Yankee General Manager Bob Watson. Watson as baseball's only black general manager; The strained relationship between Watson and New York Yankee owner George Steinbrenner.
ACCESSION #
268359

 

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