Originally posted on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 11/6/13

BRONX, NY - OCTOBER 19: Florida Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria watches from the seats as his team takes on the New York Yankees in game 2 of the Major League Baseball World Series on October 19, 2003 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)
  The rich get richer… Jeffrey Loria aka Darth Loria, if you’re a Marlins fan, is a pretty horrible owner, but the one thing the guy does have a knack for is getting money. On Monday Loria sold an Alberto Giacometti portrait for the sum of $32.6 million, at an art auction in New York. Mind you, that’s just $7 million less than the entire Marlins payroll–seriously. In case you need a reminder on the long and illustrious list of terrible deeds by Mr. Loria, just hone in on what was the Miami Marlins’ 2012 season compared to where they are now. The man never met a fire sale he hasn’t liked. No word on what the already very wealthy man will do with his earnings, but let’s not hold our breath on it going back into the team he single handily destroyed. H/T: Deadspin
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