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Bud Selig
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Selig in October 2010
Commissioner Emeritus of Baseball
Assumed office
January 25, 2015
Preceded by Position created
9th Commissioner of Baseball
In office
July 9, 1998 – January 25, 2015
Acting: September 7, 1992 – July 9, 1998
Preceded by Fay Vincent
Succeeded by Rob Manfred
Personal details
Born
Allan Huber Selig

July 30, 1934 (1934-07-30) (age 87)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Spouse(s)
Donna Chaimson
(m. 1956; div. 1976)

Suzanne Lappin Steinman (m. 1977)
Alma mater University of Wisconsin–Madison (B.A.)

Baseball career
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Induction 2017
Vote 93.7% (15 of 16)
Election Method Today's Game Committee

Allan Huber "Bud" Selig (born July 30, 1934) is an American baseball executive. He currently serves as the Commissioner Emeritus of Baseball. Before, he served as the ninth Commissioner of Baseball. He initially served as the acting commissioner beginning in 1992 before being named the official commissioner in 1998.

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