Manfred in 2014
|10th Commissioner of Baseball|
|Assumed office |
January 25, 2015
|Preceded by||Bud Selig|
|Chief Operating Officer of Major League Baseball|
September 28, 2013 – January 25, 2015
|Preceded by||Bob DuPuy|
|Succeeded by||Tony Petitti|
Robert D. Manfred Jr.
September 28, 1958
Rome, New York, U.S.
|Alma mater||Cornell University (B.S.)|
Harvard Law School (J.D.)
|Employer||Major League Baseball|
Robert D. Manfred Jr. (born September 28, 1958) is an American lawyer and business executive. He is the tenth and current Commissioner of Baseball. He served as the Chief Operating Officer of Major League Baseball (MLB) and succeeded Bud Selig as Commissioner on January 25, 2015.
References[change | change source]
- "RFA Class Of 1976 Graduate Rob Manfred Voted Next Commissioner Of Baseball". Retrieved August 14, 2014.
Other websites[change | change source]
- "MLB Executives: Robert D. Manfred, Jr". MLB.com.