Team impatient as stadium issue drags on
MIAMI -- The Florida Marlins have met with Las Vegas officials about a possible move, saying that negotiations for a new stadium in Miami have lasted longer than the team anticipated.
Bruce Rubin, a spokesman for Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria, said Thursday team officials met with Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman and others for about 90 minutes Wednesday.
"These were social discussions, a get-to-know-each-other
meeting," Rubin said. "Simply, Vegas wants a baseball team and
the Marlins ...
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