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$2 billion for the Dodgers, where did they find the money?

by The Madeleine Brand Show

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Fans at Dodger Stadium's concession stand Brian Watt / KPCC

It's opening day for the Los Angeles Dodgers, and a new day in terms of the team's ownership and future. A group of investors, including former Lakers' star Earvin "Magic" Johnson, recently agreed to pay more than $2 billion for the team.

That prompted Andrew Ross Sorkin, who writes for the Dealbook column for the New York Times, to wonder how will they come up with $2 billion to purchase the team.


Andrew Ross Sorkin, Editor of the Dealbook column for the New York Times.

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