MLB tells McCourt enough is enough

By asking a court to force a Dodgers' sale, baseball made its intentions clear

Updated: September 24, 2011, 9:55 AM ET
By Ramona Shelburne | ESPNLosAngeles.com

For the past six months Major League Baseball has been rather nice to Frank McCourt as it tried to escort him out of its club. It tried, in no particular order: shaming him, reasoning with him, paying him off and bullying him.

Friday afternoon, with a court filing in Delaware petitioning a judge to order the sale of the franchise, baseball finally told him to stop.

For good and forever.

For the Dodgers' sake and the good of the game.

In the end, a judge ...

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