The Desert League of Professional Baseball announced today the following additions to their front office:
Director of Marketing, John Guy of Peoria, Arizona – The former GM of the Bisbee-Douglas Copper Kings of the Arizona-Mexico League, John has made national news with his wacky promotions, been featured on ESPN, Sports Illustrated and has over three decades experience working in minor league sports-basketball, football and hockey included.
Director of Public Relations, Aaron Cooper of Madison, West Virginia – The former news editor for the Parkersburg News and Sentinel, Butch has also held the position of Sports Editor of the Portsmouth Daily Times. Cooper has worked for the Charleston Gazette, the Coal Valley News, the Gallipolis Daily Tribune, the Point Pleasant Register and the Daily Sentinel of Pomeroy. He has over 17 years experience in news and sports writing, photography and design.
League Statistician, Tim Tucker, Winston Salem, North Carolina – After 25 years in bookselling for a New England book chain, Tim changed careers and now works in accounting. His passion is tracking and archiving the basketball careers of U.S. players both here in the states and abroad. His first love has always been baseball and Tim is an ardent fan of the old Washington Senators.