Sport serves to break down many barriers. Some of them unthinkable years ago. And for the next season, the Miami marlins have already made history in the MLB. This Friday, the team announced the hiring of Kim Ng as its new general manager, making Kim the first woman to hold such a position on a major league team.
A few hours ago, Marlins they released all the details about Ng’s arrival. The appearance of Kim Ng It is not a surprise, as she has been linked to American baseball for more than 30 years. He most recently served as the senior vice president of baseball operations for the MLB. Besides that years ago he also collaborated in the Yankees, Dodgers Y White sox.
The dream of his life
After being announced as the new CEO, Kim Ng She did not hesitate to show her joy, so she said she was committed to achieving great success with the Marlins. «I entered the majors as an intern and after two decades of determination, it is the highest honor of my career to lead the Miami marlins as its next CEO, “Kim Ng said in a statement.
The title, its objective
On the other hand, Kim Ng affirmed that it arrived hungry of triumph to the ninth of Miami. This challenge is one that I do not take lightly. When I entered this business, it seemed unlikely that a woman would lead a major league team, but I am stubborn in pursuit of my goals. My goal now is to bring a baseball championship to Miami, “he added.
The Miami Marlins welcome
After the announcement, the president of the Marlins, Derek Jeter, was happy for the arrival of Kim Ng, from whom he expects great things. “Your leadership of our baseball operations team will play an important role in our path to sustained success. It will enhance our efforts to grow the game among our local youth, ”explained the Marlins boss.