MLB's Favored Buyer Likely To Win Rangers: Experts

Law360, New York (August 3, 2010, 6:37 PM EDT) -- Now that News Corp. has bowed out of the battle for the bankrupt Texas Rangers, experts say that Major League Baseball's preferred buyers will likely prevail over billionaire Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban in the contentious auction slated to begin Wednesday.

News Corp., which announced Tuesday that it wouldn't bid for the team, was a likely front-runner in the Rangers fight, along with Cuban and the MLB-favored bidding group led by Rangers President and Hall of Fame pitcher Nolan Ryan and Pepper Hamilton LLP partner Charles...
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