Column: Marlins fans must feel like fools now
(Eds: With AP Photos. Recasts 22nd paragraph to clarify that $34 million is projected figure, and correct that A's payroll was $59.5 last season.)
By TIM DAHLBERG
AP Sports Columnist
People in Miami had begun to wise up about the time their new baseball stadium was being completed and Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria wanted them to shell out $10,980 for some wine so he and his buddies could celebrate.
That wasn't all. The team also wanted taxpayers to buy office furniture, drapes ...
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