Dodgers' Owner Appoints Wife as Team CEO

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The wife of Los Angeles Dodgers owner Frank McCourt's is now the team's chief executive officer.

McCourt said Tuesday he is appointing his wife, Jamie McCourt
CEO and selecting chief operating officer Dennis Mannion to succeed
her as team president. Mannion also retains the COO title.

"Jamie has done an outstanding job of assembling a talented
management team, fostering a positive culture and building a
first-class business operation," said Frank McCourt, the team's

Jamie McCourt has been Dodgers president since 2005. Mannion
joined the team in 2007 after 27 years with the Philadelphia
Phillies, Denver Nuggets, Colorado Avalanche and Baltimore Ravens.