Posted February 23, 2012 on
Joe Torre and Rick Caruso are the latest potential owners to bow out of the bidding for the Dodgers. The reason? Frank McCourt is refusing to include the parking lots around Dodger Stadium in the sale of the organization. Is this shrewd business or pure greed?

Dodgers Prospective Buyers Down To Six Finalists?

I know we are all counting down the days until we can rid ourselves of Frank McCourt. I don't want to get into the McCourt groove too much here because frankly I am trying to have a really good day and talking about Frank will screw that plan in every which way possible. It's funny to me though, you know, how little we actually hear or have to talk about McCheap these...

McCourt isn't off the roster yet

The Dodgers dangle as Torre and Caruso say they're pulling out of bidding. At issue: Frank McCourt's hold on the parking lots. Is there no braking this guy?Each of us, like it or not, finds his own calling in life. Frank McCourt has found his. He parks cars.

O'Malley reportedly out as bidder for Dodgers

Peter O'Malley has withdrawn his bid to buy the Dodgers, two people familiar with the sale process said Tuesday. The decision means the O'Malley family will not reclaim the stewardship of the team it owned for nearly half a century, a span during which the Dodgers won all six of their World Series championships. O'Malley declined to comment. The people who confirmed...

Joe Torre & Rick Caruso withdraw bid due to Frank McCourt & parking lots, reason to panic?

Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times reports that the joint bid of Joe Torre and Rick Caruso has withdrawn from the Los Angeles Dodgers ownership sweepstakes. Los Angeles developer Rick Caruso and former Dodgers manager Joe Torre have withdrawn a joint bid to buy the Dodgers. Which is fine, as I didn’t want Torre

Torre-Caruso out of Dodgers' bidding

NEW YORK (AP) - Joe Torre's group has dropped out of bidding for the bankrupt Los Angeles Dodgers because current owner Frank McCourt won't include the parking lots outside the stadium.Whether the lots are included in the sale has been an issue that always has had the potential to become ...

Torre, Caruso drop out of bidding for Dodgers

Joe Torre and real estate developer Rick Caruso have withdrawn their joint bid to purchase the Los Angeles Dodgers, The Los Angeles Times reported Thursday.

You may say I'm a dreamer: Los Angeles Dodgers

What else can baseball fans do in January but dream of October? In You May Say I'm a Dreamer, the Outside Corner staff will imagine the route to a World Series in 2012 title for all 30 teams. Considering the state of flux that the once fabled Dodger franchise currently finds itself in, it almost seems cruel to even think about them winning a World Series. The ill-fated ownership...

Every bidder for the Dodgers should withdraw right now

What a mess. What a complete mess. It’s orchestrated by Frank McCourt, so the shock factor is nil, but still.

Torre group drops out of bidding in Dodgers sale

NEW YORK (AP) -- Joe Torre's group has dropped out of bidding for the bankrupt Los Angeles Dodgers because current owner Frank McCourt won't include the parking lots outside the stadium.
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