Securities And Exchange Commission Investigating Marlins' Stadium Deal…

We've written before about the deplorable public financing of stadium projects, and so we're excited to see the Miami Marlins' gleaming boondoggle face the SEC's federal scrutiny. Investigators have subpoenaed Marlins financial records and communications between Bud Selig and owner Jeffrey Loria, among many documents.… » 12/05/11 12:15pm 12/05/11 12:15pm

MLB Determined To Find Bastards Who Leaked Team Financial Documents To …

Aw hell. Just when it seemed like we were about to enjoy a brief drama-free existence in the internet universe, along comes this report from the New York Daily News that Major League Baseball has asked a judge to "help plug its leaks." You know, these leaks. » 10/12/11 2:00pm 10/12/11 2:00pm

Miami Mayor Joins The Marlins Pile-On

Miami Mayor Tomás Regalado, citing those Marlins' financial statements that show what the city probably should've known already, now would prefer not to spend $100 million of the public's money on a boondoggly parking garage for the team's boondoggly new stadium. » 8/26/10 5:26pm 8/26/10 5:26pm

Stay Tuned For Tomorrow's Texas Rangers MLB Finance Party

No, it won't require nearly as much whipped cream as Josh Hamilton's festive night, but it will be fascinating to those of you who enjoy armchair accounting and watching us be nuisances. » 8/23/10 7:00pm 8/23/10 7:00pm

MLB Confidential: The Financial Documents Baseball Doesn't Want You To…

We've obtained financial statements for a number of baseball teams — containing perhaps some of the most closely guarded information in sports — and they offer a rare glimpse at how MLB franchises do brisk business in the modern era. » 8/23/10 10:00am 8/23/10 10:00am