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Should Florida stick to Spring Training? | MLB.com: News

The Rays haven’t been able to solve their venue issue. The Trop is stuck in a place that no one East of Tampa — such as the Orlando market — will drive to; a place Peter Ueberroth once said was only suited for tractor pulls; a market such that after its team won 97 games and the American League pennant, attendance and revenues stayed flat. There are smart people in the Major League Baseball offices wondering if there’s hope of even discussing a potential move of the Rays to New Jersey or Southern Connecticut over certain protests from the Yankees, Mets, Red Sox and Phillies.

via Should Florida stick to Spring Training? | MLB.com: News.

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  1. January 24, 2010 at 10:06 am

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