AEG: No downtown Dodgers park

Updated: July 20, 2011, 1:23 PM ET
By Arash Markazi | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- Major League Baseball has not reached out to AEG about building a downtown stadium for the Los Angeles Dodgers, despite Internet reports, AEG president and CEO Tim Leiweke said Wednesday.

AEG owns the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles and has proposed building an NFL stadium near the site.

"Under no circumstances are we interested in building a baseball stadium," Leiweke said. "If you logically just think through playing baseball games in April, May and June when ...

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