Mayor seeks meeting with Bud Selig

Updated: April 3, 2013, 11:28 AM ET
Associated Press

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Saying he hopes to keep the matter out of the courts, San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed has requested a meeting with Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig to discuss the Oakland Athletics' pursuit of a San Jose ballpark.

Reed's letter asking for the sit-down -- sent on Tuesday -- said a meeting would also help "resolve any lingering issues about our commitment to having the A's home plate be located in San Jose," the San Jose Mercury News reported.

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