Yesterday’s press release from the Midwest League:
Midwest League 2009 Executive Award winners
Beloit, WI – The Midwest League of Professional Baseball Clubs is pleased to announce its 2009 Executive Award Winners.
The four league awards include the Larry MacPhail Promotional Trophy, the John H. Johnson President’sÂ Trophy, the Rawlings Woman Executive of the Year and the Midwest League Executive of the Year.
The Larry MacPhail Promotional Trophy is presented to the club who has done the best job in the area ofÂ promotions during the past season.
The John H. Johnson President’s Trophy is awarded to the club who best exemplifies the standards of theÂ complete baseball franchise, such as financial success of operation, contributions to baseball in the community andÂ baseball industry, and long-term franchise stability.
The Rawlings Woman Executive of the Year is awarded to an individual who has made an outstanding contributionÂ to her club, league or baseball during the past season.
The Midwest League Executive of the Year is presented to an individual who has done the most successful job forÂ baseball during the past season. Judgment criteria areas include concessions, general park operations, ticket salesÂ and overall baseball operations.
The 2009 Midwest League Award Winners:
- Larry MacPhail Promotional Trophy: Â Dayton Dragons
- John H. Johnson President’s Trophy: Â Fort Wayne TinCaps
- Rawlings Woman Executive of the Year: Â Stefanie Brown – Quad Cities River Bandits
- Midwest League Executive of the Year: Â Mike Nutter – Fort Wayne TinCaps