Originally posted on Monkey with a Halo  |  Last updated 1/25/12
It is time to fire up the ol' What If Machine.  This edition of our trip down hypothetical lane is courtesy of the tale of Frank McCourt who now officially has received several bids to buy the Dodgers.  What does this have to do with the Angels?  Well, as some people already know, McCourt originally tried ot buy the Angels before Arte Moreno won out. McCourt bid higher than Arte Moreno did to buy the Angels in 2003, but the Walt Disney Co. selected Moreno because he could write a check, so Disney could get its money faster. It makes me shudder just thinking about it, but think about it I shall.  What if it was McCourt who bought the Angels and drove them into bankruptcy?  While I am no Nostradamus, I think there are a few pretty logical conclusions we can derive from the history of McCourt, Moreno and the Angels that would have dramatically altered the future of everyone involved First and foremost, the Vladimir Guerrero era in Anaheim probably never would have happened.  ...
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