The Angels are preparing to hold
interviews open auditions for their vaccant General Manager position in the coming weeks. The search got a bit of enthusiasm behind it Wednesday as Buster Olney reports that Kim Ng will be interviewing with the Angels in the near future. For those not familiar Ng is currently serving as vice president of baseball operations with Major League Baseball. What makes Ng’s inclusion into the process noteworthy is that if hired Ng would be the first female General Manager in professional sports history.In the past Ng has served as an assistant GM with both the Yankees and Dodgers.
For a good read on Ng , her background and a sneak peak into her team building philosophy check out this interview from 2003 by Baseball Prospectus. Ng along with Jerry Dipoto , Damon Oppenheimer and Billy Eppler, are all confirmed to be in the running to take over the vacated seat left by Tony Reagins. This could get very interesting. Stay tuned.