SABR 42: Roland Hemond one-on-one with David Laurila

Legendary baseball executive Roland Hemond has a lifetime of stories after more than six decades in the game. The 2011 Hall of Fame Buck O’Neil Lifetime Achievement Award recipient and longtime SABR member sat down with David Laurila of FanGraphs for a one-on-one interview session on Saturday, June 30, 2012, during SABR 42 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

We hope you enjoy this short video highlight of Roland Hemond’s SABR 42 interview below:


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You can listen to the complete audio of Roland’s interview session below:

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Originally published: June 30, 2012. Last Updated: July 27, 2020.