Expos, World Cup expected to be discussed
NEW YORK -- The sale of the Los Angeles Dodgers, the future of the Montreal Expos and the start of a World Cup in 2005 are up for discussion when baseball owners meet starting Wednesday in Scottsdale, Ariz.
Owners are not likely to vote on the Dodgers' sale during the
two-day meeting, according to commissioner Bud Selig. Frank
McCourt, a Boston real estate developer, announced Oct. 10 that he
had agreed in principle to purchase the team from News Corp., a
deal worth $430 million. The contract ...
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