Originally posted on The Bay Cave  |  Last updated 10/26/12

Remember when Rays’ owner Stu Sternberg sent a letter to St. Petersburg Mayor Bill Foster asking for an amendment to the Tropicana Field lease? Well, that attempt has failed. And just like every other attempt the rays make to discuss sites outside of Pinellas County, Foster shoots each one down.  The Mayor has replied to Sternberg’s letter saying it has “nothing to do with money.” Here is a portion from the Tampa Bay Times: Make no mistake, this is not about money, and the city has absolutely no interest in winding down our relationship prior to 2027… While we can write letters all day long, my preference is still a face to face meeting to discuss these issues of great mutual importance. So while the stadium saga continues, Commissioner Selig also grows restless. We’ll see if he eventually gets involved. (TBSN Sports Media Photo) The post St. Pete’s Mayor continues to hold Rays hostage appeared first on The Bay Cave.

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