From Fay Vincent: Legal Betting in Sports – New York Times

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A recent game between the Marlins and the Mets brought a relatively decent turnout to Marlins Park, thanks in large part to New York fans.

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To the Editor:

For Sale: Team With Few Fans, Sweet Stadium” (front page, July 5), about the effort to sell the Miami Marlins baseball team, doesn’t report the possibility that legal betting on all major sports is not far off. The anticipated flood of revenue to baseball team owners may explain the price being asked, $1.2 billion.

FAY VINCENT JR.
NEW CANAAN, CONN.

The writer was baseball commissioner from 1989 to 1992.

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