"Purplexing" wrote:
"OchoCinco" wrote:
"cajunvike" wrote:
OR else this is just a ploy to get the team moved to LA!

The old "Major League" the movie ploy.....very sophisticated....except we got rid of the old guy on his last legs.....
........... which was a rip off of the old movie ploy in "The Producer" (Mel Brooks; 1970's); make an awful Broadway musical play about Nazis in order to lose money and get a tax write-off.

Was that anything like when Harry Frazee sold Babe Ruth to the Yankees so he could produce "No No Nanette" and simultaneously guarantee the Red Sox would SUCK for over 80 years after?