Commissioner’s Statement: Marvin Miller’s Death

Baseball Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig issued the following statement this morning regarding the passing of Marvin Miller, the former Executive Director of the Major League Baseball Players Association, at the age of 95:

“Marvin Miller was a highly accomplished executive and a very influential figure in baseball history. He made a distinct impact on this sport, which is reflected in the state of the game today, and surely the Major League players of the last half-century have greatly benefited from his contributions. On behalf of Major League Baseball and the 30 Clubs, I extend my deepest condolences to Marvin’s family, friends and colleagues.”

Source: MLB Media