George Trautman worked at the convention bureau of the Columbus, Ohio chamber of commerce in 1933. Branch Rickey recruited Trautman to professional baseball as president of the Columbus baseball club.
Trautman began as an executive with the Columbus, Ohio minor league club in 1933. At that time, Columbus was associated with the St. Louis Cardinals organization.Click here to return to
George Trautman was unanimously elected as the next president of the National Association in 1946. Trautman became a baseball executive in 1933 when what famous baseball executive recruited him?Click here
This city, reportedly, hosts one of the world's largest single-day sporting events.Click here to return to the question.Click here to reveal the answer.
Max Schumacher was rejected three times in trying to bring the Winter Meetings to his wintry city. Finally, he successfully convinced baseball to hold the winter meetings where in 2009?Click
Max Schumacher and his team -- including the Indianapolis Convention & Visitors Association -- successfully won the hosting privileges for Indianapolis for the 2009 Winter Meetings. According to Schumaker, the
Bill Veeck and Roland Hemond created a sign that said, Open for Business.Veeck's ownership bid of the Chicago White Sox was approved earlier at the meetings, after an initial vote
Bill Veeck and Roland Hemond created and placed a sign in the hotel lobby at the 1975 winter meetings. What did the sign say? Extra Credit: What prop did Hemond