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BSO Interview: Former Executive VP of MLB Operations Jimmie Lee Solomon

by Vashti Hurt | Posted on Thursday, December 19th, 2013
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Jimmie Lee Solomon

Jimme Lee Solomon was the Executive Vice President of Major League Baseball Operations and Development from 1991 to 2012. Jimmie Lee’s distinguished career has spanned the country giving voice to minority youth and creating a platform for social change. A double Ivy League graduate, decorated college athlete, former top National law firm attorney, and now manager and mentor of two number one ranked minority athletes, Jimmie Lee is the epitome of versatility and life experience.

Check out our interview below where he gives his professional view point on the decline of African Americans in major league baseball, the lack of minority representation in sports’ front offices, the legal ramifications of the O’Bannon case and more.

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