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have hired Mike Hazen as Arizonas new general manager and executive vice president, the team announced Sunday.The hiring of theformer Boston Red Sox general managercomes just two weeks after the Diamondbacks cleaned house by firingmanager Chip Hale and general managerDave Stewart."Im extremely grateful for Ben Zobrist Jersey
this incredible opportunity to help the Diamondbacks reach the next level,"Hazen said in a briefstatementthrough his new team.MORE: Who were the worst players of 2016?Hazenjoined the Red Soxorganizationin 2006 and took over as general Anthony Rizzo Jersey
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Cherington."Mikes background is the perfect balance of scouting, player development and analytics, which will all play an important role going forward, president and chief executive officer Derrick Hall said in a statement. "Hes a natural leader, who Addison Russell Jersey
we feel fortunate to have been able to hire, and we welcome him and his family to Arizona."