Tyler Tumminia is named after Ty Cobb. Her father, John, is a major league scout for the Chicago White Sox. She completed the Major League Scout Development Program. Her husband, Ben Cherington, is the general manager for the Boston Red Sox. Easily, she has baseball in her blood.
Tumminia currently works for a sports entertainment consulting and management firm that has oversight of the operations of four minor league teams and a collegiate baseball league. Some observers believe she could run a major league club.
Read more about Tyler Tumminia at the link below from the Boston Globe: