The Chicago White Sox have relieved executive vice president Ken Williams and senior vice president and general manager Rick Hahn of their responsibilities, effective immediately, the organization announced Tuesday.
“This is an incredibly difficult decision for me to make because they are both talented individuals with long-term relationships with the White Sox,” White Sox chairman Jerry Reinsdorf said in a statement. “I want to thank personally thank Ken and Rick for all they have done for the Chicago White Sox, winning the 2005 World Series and reaching the postseason multiple times during their tenures.”
— Chicago White Sox (@whitesox) August 22, 2023
According to the White Sox’s statement, Chicago will begin a search for a “single decision maker to lead the baseball operations department and anticipate having an individual in place by the end of the season.”
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