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Gene A. Budig was president of Major League Baseball’s American League from 1994 to 2000. He served as president of Illinois State University and West Virginia University and as chancellor at the University of Kansas. He is the author of Grasping the Ring: Nine Unique Winners in Life and Sports, available in a Bison Books edition. Thomas Curley is the president and chief executive officer of the Associated Press.

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United States -- Biography.
Coaches (Athletics) -- United States -- Biography.
Politicians -- United States -- Biography.
Businessmen -- United States -- Biography.
Athletes -- United States -- Biography.
Successful people -- United States -- Biography.