Wednesday, March 21, 2007

Answer the Question, Frank

From the transcript of Frank McCourt's latest chat at

gstjohn: Coming from real estate development, what inspired you to get in the baseball business? Of all the clubs, why choose L.A.?

McCourt: My grandfather was an owner with the Boston Braves many years ago. I grew up loving the game and buying the Dodgers was like a dream come true.

"Well, you see, they were all sold out of Red Sox franchises, but Jamie noticed that there was a Dodger team for sale...."