With a team in Winnipeg...Can the expos come back?
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06-03-2011, 06:59 PM
Join Date: Jul 2007
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Actually, the Federation de Baseball Amateur du Quebec, grouping minor baseball particularly, has seen approximately 7% growth in membership PER YEAR for the last THREE years. Also, more Quebecers and other Canadians are in the minor pros and major leagues than ever before in the history of the game.
I am currently working on a few potential projects to bring professional baseball to Montreal; hopefully one will click. We have some really significant likely backers and partners on this.
If minor pro ball succeeds big-time, and I think it can, we will then be in a better position to try and land an MLB franchise again.
I wish you luck in bringing the Expos back.
I would love to see them in Montreal again. Personally, I don't see it happening without major changes (ie. salary cap, new stadium etc...) and I don't see major league baseball going down that path again.
Then again if the Jets can come back, who's to say the Expos can't too.
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