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11/14/2013 12:53 P.M. ET

Ray Davis approved as Rangers' control person

Baseball Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig announced today that the Major League owners have formally approved the designation of Ray Davis as the control person of the Texas Rangers. The Major League Clubs voted during today's quarterly ownership meetings.

Each Major League Club has a designated control person who is accountable to Major League Baseball for the operation of the Club and for the Club's compliance with the rules of Baseball.

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