View Full Version : Reinsdorf to meet with D.C. officials over Nats stadium

12-01-2005, 07:24 AM
City officials will meet with Chicago White Sox (http://sports.yahoo.com/mlb/teams/chw/) owner Jerry Reinsdorf on Thursday to express their concerns about the rising costs of a proposed Washington Nationals (http://sports.yahoo.com/mlb/teams/was/) stadium.

Reinsdorf, Major League Baseball's point man on lease negotiations, was scheduled for a closed-door session arranged by Council Chair Linda W. Cropp.

The meeting, first reported in The Washington Post, comes a day after Mayor Anthony A. Williams said he didn't think arbitration would be necessary in getting a lease deal done before the Dec. 31 deadline.MLB is sending in the big guy. Cropp better watch out, cause the Chairman don't take no **** from no one. He's a no **** guy.

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