Six Cities Vie For Relocated Montreal Expos

Major League Baseball is coming to one of six North American cities, and each proposal reflects a different aspect of both urban and suburban communities' constant push for prominence.
July 3, 2004, 11am PDT | Jeffrey Goodman
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While baseball officials split between a stadium at Dulles Airport in Loudon County and one in Benjamin Banneker Park in Washington DC, the fight for the Montreal castaways could cost taxpayers up to $400 million. While new stadiums will create their own financial and social problems, the proposals themselves speak of larger trends towards suburban population centers like Northern Virginia.

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Published on Wednesday, June 30, 2004 in Yahoo! Newswire
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