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Ex-MLBPA chief who revolutionized game dies at 95

Ex-MLBPA chief who revolutionized game dies at 95

CNNSI.com Updated Nov 27, 2012
NEW YORK (AP) -- Marvin Miller, the union leader who created free agency for baseball players and revolutionized professional sports with multimillion dollar contracts, died Tuesday. He was 95.
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