Major League Baseball
The agreement, announced Tuesday night about after five hours after Major League Baseball owners approved three finalists, including Rams owner Stan Kroenke, for the auction.
Longtime National League arbiter’s career spanned from 1966-1998.
Each league will add a second wildcard team and have a one-game showdown between the two wildcards.
Some teams report this weekend. Cardinals wait a bit later.
One of the people confirmed a Los Angeles Times report that Stan Kroenke was involved in the bidding. Kroenke already controls the NFL’s St. Louis Rams.
Game 3 is Tuesday at 4:07; Game 4 is Wednesday at 5:07.
“We want to recognize the selfless service of all of our police, fire and emergency response workers” said Bill DeWitt III, the President of the St. Louis Cardinals.
The Dodgers filed for bankruptcy protection on June 27, blaming Major League Baseball for refusing a week earlier to approve a multibillion-dollar TV deal with Fox Sports.
If you ever wanted to be a millionaire, I would suggest you ask Met owner Fred Wilpon how it’s done.