Larry Stone: Marlins' hiring of Kim Ng as GM is a long-overdue breakthrough, and a great baseball decision

SEATTLE — That crash you heard was the glass ceiling being shattered in Major League Baseball.And that cheer? That was all the people celebrating the decision Friday by the Miami Marlins to name Kim Ng as their general manager. At least, those people who believe that one’s gender should not be a barrier to a position that relies on brains, insight, ingenuity, experience and people skills.In that realm, Ng is the match of anyone in the world of baseball. The sad part is, she has been ready to run a baseball team for at least 15 years. Any man with her vast experience and expertise would have be…

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