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  • Thirteen Dodgers questions for the morning after Magic Johnson

    Thirteen Dodgers questions for the morning after Magic Johnson
    Is there such a thing as a nonalcoholic hangover? When you wake up and think, did that really happen last night? Oh, yes, it absolutely did. Magic Johnson’s group did buy the Dodgers. And if  you feel like Snoopy with your little happy feet...
  • Review: 'Calico Joe' by John Grisham hits for average

    John Grisham is to literature what Cheerios are to a rushed breakfast, something you buy in bulk and consume without too much thought. Honestly, I'm relieved when a new Grisham book doesn't weigh more than I do. Yet his newest work, "Calico Joe," is as...
  • If sold, how much would Yankees fetch?

    Upward to $3 billion Steve Gould Baltimore Sun An awful lot of money. We're talking way more than any American sports team has been sold for before. Forbes valued the Yankees at $1.85 billion in March, and the general belief among experts and analysts...
  • McCourts' 'A Couple of Blaguards' To Bow At Long Wharf's Stage II

    McCourts' 'A Couple of Blaguards' To Bow At Long Wharf's Stage II
    New Haven’s Long Wharf Theatre is going to open for business this summer with several shows that it will present (as opposed to the ones it produces itself). First up will be the comedy, “A Couple of Blaguards” by Frank McCourt, the...
  • Jamie McCourt asking $65 million for Westside mansion

    Jamie McCourt asking $65 million for Westside mansion
    Could it be time to get out of Dodge? Former Dodgers Chief Executive Jamie McCourt is quietly offering her Westside estate at $65 million. The Palladian-style villa, which is not in the Multiple Listing Service, was marketed as having 20,000 square feet...
  • Steinberg: Yes, baseball is back

    There is something so comforting about hearing Vin Scully's dulcet tones announcing Dodger spring training games again. That same voice has symbolized continuity, history and hope since 1950. As long as Vinny is broadcasting, there is some familiar...
  • Dodgers sale could prove downside of franchise inflation

    Dodgers sale could prove downside of franchise inflation
          Congratulations to Magic Johnson, Stan Kasten and the rest of the new ownership group that just bought the Los Angeles Dodgers from Frank McCourt for a reported $2 billion. They will bring the Dodgers out of bankruptcy and restore some stability...
  • Column: NFL stadium in Chavez Ravine? Well, we can dream

    An NFL stadium at Chavez Ravine? You can bet the new owners of the Dodgers will at least kick the tires on that idea. In fact, a league insider said the buyers had preliminary discussions with the NFL while doing their due diligence on the investment....
  • Small Wonders: The Frank McCourt cancer is gone at last

    Dear Frank, It pains me to write this. Last year I wrote to you, pleading with you to give us back our Los Angeles Dodgers and show yourself out of town. On behalf of all Angelenos who bleed Dodger blue, I implored you to do what you knew in your money-...
  • Fox seeks stay of 'legally unprecedented' TV-sale order

     
    Fox Sports asked Wednesday that the Dodgers be barred from selling their television rights pending an appeal of what the television company called "a legally unprecedented order that is economically disastrous for Prime Ticket and completely unnecessary...
  • Fox files notice to appeal Dodgers TV ruling

     
    Fox Sports filed formal notice Tuesday of its appeal to last week's ruling that the Dodgers can sell their television rights along with the team. The notice did not cite the grounds for the appeal. Judge Kevin Gross has yet......