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Promise by Houston Astros owner costs $4.2 million

HOUSTON (AP) The Houston Astros' improvement this year from baseball's worst team cost its owner, Houston furniture mogul Jim McIngvale, more than $4 million to make good on a promise to fans. The man known in Houston as ''Mattress Mack'' last spring offered to reimburse the first 500 customers who spent more than $6,300 on furniture at his stores if the Astros won 63 games - matching...
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October 13, 2014  |  Discuss
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