TITLE

Play Ball, Please!

PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 3;4/8/2002, Vol. 58 Issue 23, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses reasons for selling the Minnesota Twins and Montreal Expos baseball teams.
ACCESSION #
6647249

 

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