Cooperstown, NY (AP) -- Josh Rawitch will become president of baseball’s Hall of Fame on Sept. 9.
He has spent 27 years with the Los Angeles Dodgers, Arizona Diamondbacks and Major League Baseball Advanced Media. T
Tim Mead left the Los Angeles Angels after 40 years to become Hall president in 2019.
He took over from Jeff Idelson, who had the job since 2008.
Mead said in April he was quitting in mid-May, and Idelson returned as interim president.
He will stay on the job until Rawitch starts.
LOOK: 50 images of winning moments from sports history
Sometimes images are the best way to honor the figures we've lost. When tragedy swiftly reminds us that sports are far from the most consequential thing in life, we can still look back on an athlete's winning moment that felt larger than life, remaining grateful for their sacrifice on the court and bringing joy to millions.
Read on to explore the full collection of 50 images Stacker compiled showcasing various iconic winning moments in sports history. Covering achievements from a multitude of sports, these images represent stunning personal achievements, team championships, and athletic perseverance.