View Full Version : LaVelle E Neal III is President of the BBWAA
10-26-2013, 02:41 PM
Though it has been known since this time last year, today the Star-Tribune's La Velle E. Neal III was officially named the President of the Baseball Writers Association. He was Vice President (to Susan Slusser) the last year.
10-27-2013, 02:07 PM
LaVelle is the first African American to hold the title in the organization's 105 year history.
mike wants wins
10-28-2013, 11:31 AM
Congrats, really. That's a great accomplishment.
10-28-2013, 12:20 PM
Good stuff and congrats. We know he does good work, I didn't know it was recognized nationally.
10-31-2013, 02:10 PM
Yeah, saw this the other day. Good for him. Wonder if he'll be able to achieve his dream of making pitchers ineligible for MVP. :-)
11-01-2013, 06:32 AM
Congratulations to LaVelle! I have always liked his writing style.
Gotten some good insights from him over the years.
11-01-2013, 02:39 PM
Congrats to LaVelle! I enjoy his coverage as well and have met him several times, he seems like a good guy.