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The Cubs promoted Shiraz Rehman to assistant general manager, reporting to general manager Jed Hoyer, on Thursday. The team now will have two assistant GMs in Rehman and Randy Bush, who will continue to serve in the role he has held since December 2006. Rehman, 34, joined the Cubs in November as assistant to the general manager after six seasons with the Diamondbacks, where he was director of player personnel. He also held the titles of director of baseball operations (2009-10) and manager of baseball operations (2007-08) after joining the D-backs as a baseball operations assistant in December 2005.
The Cubs added to the front office on Monday, naming Shiraz Rehman as assistant to the GM. Rehman, 34, joins the team after six seasons with the D-Backs, most recently as director of player personnel. He was director of baseball operations from 2009-2010, and manager of baseball operations from 2007-08. Rehman will report to GM Jed Hoyer on potential player acquisitions and assist in scouting, financial and statistical information to support trade and player evaluation. The Red Sox connection? Rehman interned in Boston in 2005 in the baseball operations department.
— Carrie Muskat