Womack: The 40 most important people in baseball history, ranked

From SABR member Graham Womack at The Sporting News on November 22, 2016:

The greatest thing about baseball, perhaps, is its history. In nearly 150 years of play in leagues and informal competition that goes back further, many people have made baseball’s history what it is today.

It’s not just players, but top executives, media members and even Supreme Court jurists helping craft baseball’s story.

Here are the 40 people who have done the most to shape Major League Baseball.

Read the full article here: http://www.sportingnews.com/mlb/news/most-important-influential-people-in-mlb-baseball-history-list-players-owners-general-managers/1uga2utsurjcc19cwjmsz47apr

Originally published: November 22, 2016. Last Updated: November 22, 2016.