Republican Mitt Romney’s favorite football team, headed by a donor to President Barack Obama’s re- election bid, faces a rival Oct. 21 owned by a top Romney fundraiser who’s said he would rather see his candidate than his team win.
The New York Yankees are “basically stuck” with Alex Rodriguez and the five years and $115 million left on his contract, according to baseball executives, including the one who traded the three-time American League Most Valuable Player.
Albert Pujols may have gotten a better deal than the Los Angeles Angels with his new contract, said Michael Cramer, who was president of the Texas Rangers when they gave Alex Rodriguez $252 million over 10 years.
A record of winning is the biggest asset John W. Henry ’s Boston Red Sox holding company brings to its pending purchase of Liverpool, according to the chairman of England’s most-successful soccer club.
The owners of the New York Mets can spend opening day focused on David Wright’s bat and not Bernard Madoff’s fraud after agreeing to settle a $303 million lawsuit brought by the liquidator of the convicted con man’s firm.