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Old 04-11-2013, 01:38 PM
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Was watching a little bit of the Marlins game last night in front of nobody at Marlins Park.
I don't know if this is going out on a limb but the Astros will win more games than Miami. The announcers sound depressed already, it's going to be a long year down in South Florida , if anyone there cares.
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Old 04-11-2013, 03:20 PM
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Was watching a little bit of the Marlins game last night in front of nobody at Marlins Park.
I don't know if this is going out on a limb but the Astros will win more games than Miami. The announcers sound depressed already, it's going to be a long year down in South Florida , if anyone there cares.
Loria ought to be banned from the sport.
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Old 04-11-2013, 03:25 PM
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Lora ought to be banned from the sport.
Seriously, the man has killed two franchises now, maybe even three as it is unlikely that Tampa will ever get a stadium now. But he must be close to Selig and he certainly tows the line when it comes to spending so I suspect he won't be going anywhere anytime soon.
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Old 04-11-2013, 03:33 PM
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Seriously, the man has killed two franchises now, maybe even three as it is unlikely that Tampa will ever get a stadium now. But he must be close to Selig and he certainly tows the line when it comes to spending so I suspect he won't be going anywhere anytime soon.
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Old 04-11-2013, 03:37 PM
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Miami-Dade County is on the hook for billions of dollars to finance this stadium by the time all the loans and bonds are repaid.

http://deadspin.com/5978964/the-real...n-the-billions

Seriously, if a Miamian killed Loria with his own bare hands in the middle of the busiest street in town in broad daylight, I have my doubts you could find a jury that would convict.
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Miami-Dade County is on the hook for billions of dollars to finance this stadium by the time all the loans and bonds are repaid.

http://deadspin.com/5978964/the-real...n-the-billions

Seriously, if a Miamian killed Loria with his own bare hands in the middle of the busiest street in town in broad daylight, I have my doubts you could find a jury that would convict.
I'm forced to agree. Loria has been an absolute disaster for that franchise, and the way he's handled the team for the past year and a half has been particularly bad, even for him. I know that Bud Selig doesn't want to upset the owners, but he needs to do something about Loria.
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Miami-Dade County is on the hook for billions of dollars to finance this stadium by the time all the loans and bonds are repaid.

http://deadspin.com/5978964/the-real...n-the-billions

Seriously, if a Miamian killed Loria with his own bare hands in the middle of the busiest street in town in broad daylight, I have my doubts you could find a jury that would convict.
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I'm forced to agree. Loria has been an absolute disaster for that franchise, and the way he's handled the team for the past year and a half has been particularly bad, even for him. I know that Bud Selig doesn't want to upset the owners, but he needs to do something about Loria.
Is that deal still being investigated by the SEC?
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