Daniels Hopes To Dispel Youth Stereotypes

Yes, at 28 he's the youngest general manager in major league history. Sure, he's the latest in a string of Ivy League-educated GMs. But as soon as the hubbub about his early-October promotion to Rangers GM dies down, Jon Daniels will be judged like all other club decision-makers: whether he can do the job. I spoke with Daniels during the Texas organization meetings about meshing with established general managers, improving the Rangers and his humble baseball roots that involed crashing in Denver basements.

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