JD Droddy- The Pecos League of Professional Baseball Clubs announced today that JD Droddy has been appointed as the League Adjudicator. Droddy is the former manager of the Trinidad Triggers. He has been with the Pecos League since its inception in 2011, serving first as a volunteer with the White Sands Pupfish. In 2012, he was named Assistant Manager of the Triggers and served as Interim Manager for four games during that season. He was named Field Manager and Director of Baseball Operations of the Triggers in 2013 and served in that capacity until the end of the 2014 season. The Triggers were a playoff team in all three years in which Droddy served. He is one of only three managers in the leagues history to take a team to the playoffs in back-to-back years. |
As League Adjudicator, Droddy will hear all game protests and game-related disciplinary matters for the League. His background is particularly suited for his new duties. In addition to having been a manager in the league, he holds a Juris Doctoris cum laude degree from Harvard Law School and a Ph.D. in Political Science, with an emphasis in Public Law and Judicial Behavior from the University of Kentucky.