Found May 03, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
Wednesday marked the dawning of a new era in Los Angeles, a day of celebration as the new ownership group of the Dodgers was introduced in a news conference at Dodger Stadium. The Guggenheim Baseball Partners are the new stewards of the franchise, purchasing the club for a record $2 billion from Frank McCourt. New controlling partner Mark Walter said the chance was too great to pass up. "I viewed it as a once in a lifetime opportunity to own the most fantastic franchise in all of sports," Walter said on Wednesday. With arguably the most famous sports icon in Los Angeles history, Magic Johnson, a partner in the new ownership group, smiles abound regarding the Dodgers. "Believe this: We are going to win again," Johnson told Dodgers fans simply happy to see the end of the McCourt era. Things weren't all bad under McCourt, as the club advanced to the National League Championship Series in 2008 and 2009, the only postseason success the Dodgers have seen ...
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