Cuban, Greenberg, Crane in court
Proceedings in the auction of the Texas Rangers are expected to begin at 9 a.m. sharp.
Spotted Cuban, looking dapper but nervous in a business suit -- no T-shirts today -- at the security checkpoint near the courthouse entrance. Current owner Tom Hicks is also on hand.
Several Rangers' season-ticketholders have already staked out spots around the modest 40-seat courtroom, but they are easily out-numbered by the media in attendance as the Rangers' future hangs in the balance.
UPDATE: All the major parties are now in chambers with Judge Michael Lynn after a short preliminary hearing in his courtroom, which is one floor down from where the auction will be held.
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