As rumors begin to surface that Paul DePodesta may consider leaving the Padres to join Sandy Alderson in NY. I figured I'd take a deeper look at DePodesta's resume.
- Currently Executive Vice President of the San Diego Padres.
- Was GM of the Los Angeles Dodgers from 2004 to 2005.
- Was 3rd youngest person to be named general manager in MLB history
- Was Assistant GM of the Oakland Athletics under GM Billy Beane.
- Was Special Assistant of the Cleveland Indians under GM John Hart.
- Graduated cum laude from Harvard as a economics graduate.
- Is considered to be a strong believer of Sabermetrics.
To read more about DePodesta here are a few links that you might find interesting.The best unemployed GM in baseballSan Diego Padres Paul Depodesta ProfileWikipedia: Paul DePodestaPaul DePodesto's Blog
(Hat Tip to GraveDiggerHebner for link)