Former Detroit Tigers and Boston Red Sox executive Dave Dombrowski has joined Music City Baseball LLC, a group that is looking to bring a major league team to Nashville.

Dombrowski is joining a group that also includes three-time World Series champion Dave Stewart and the President of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, Bob Kendrick. 

“It’s clear to me that Nashville is ready for Major League Baseball, and Music City Baseball is making smart and exciting decisions as it works to bringing a team here,” Dombrowski said in a statement provided to the Nashville Tennessean. “From its relationship with the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum to its community support, Music City Baseball has built a strong foundation.