Dodgers Look To Nix $131M Claim From Owner's Divorce

Law360, Wilmington (March 22, 2012, 8:46 PM EDT) -- The Los Angeles Dodgers LLC asked a Delaware bankruptcy judge on Thursday to toss a $131 million claim against the team from owner Frank McCourt’s ex-wife, saying the team never agreed to guarantee the owner’s divorce settlement.

After a messy divorce battle that contributed to the Dodgers’ financial woes, Frank McCourt agreed in October to pay $131 million to his ex-wife, Jamie McCourt, who then filed a claim in the bankruptcy for that amount.

But according to an objection filed by the Dodgers, the claim incorrectly...
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