Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) - The Los Angeles Dodgers Monday named Martin Greenspun as the club's Chief Operating Officer.
Greenspun, who has been involved in professional sports operations and management for 16 years, will leave his post as the Chief Financial Officer and vice president of the New York Yankees. The 41-year-old Greenspun will join the Dodgers on May 17.
"Marty possesses an unparalleled range of strategic financial expertise, and we anticipate he will have an extremely positive, innovative impact on the Los Angeles Dodgers," owner Frank McCourt said. "I've spoken at length about the necessity of fiscal responsibility and accountability within this organization, and Marty's track record with the Yankees, Angels, Mighty Ducks and Kings shows he's the ideal individual to lead us forward in enhancing this franchise's revenues."
Greenspun had spent the past four years with the Yankees and was involved in all aspects of the team's business operations.