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Old 05-21-2013, 10:56 PM
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Default JR: No Immediate Plans To Sell The Sox...

Recommended to board that they sell after he passes:

http://www.chicagotribune.com/sports...,1286404.story

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Old 05-21-2013, 11:04 PM
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After I'm gone, no one can fill my shoes. Sounds about right.
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Old 05-21-2013, 11:06 PM
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Good thinking, make it someone else's tax problem.
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Old 05-21-2013, 11:42 PM
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Is there a reason all of this stuff about JR's future involvement in the Sox is being put out in the press recently?

I don't remember it ever being that big of a deal in the past and it was pretty much assumed that he would keep the team until he passed right?

Guess I just find it strange.
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Old 05-22-2013, 12:13 AM
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The statement added that Reinsdorf, 77, "is happy to be going strong, and he plans to be around for a quite longer,'' reiterating that he planned to be at the 2033 Major League All-Star game.
Oh Mark Gonzalez... Can't even copy and paste from a statement without butchering it.
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JR owns only a part of the Sox (what percentage I don't know) so when he passes on the other owners would probably buy his shares. The other option is for the whole group to sell.
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Old 05-22-2013, 12:02 PM
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Is there a reason all of this stuff about JR's future involvement in the Sox is being put out in the press recently?

I don't remember it ever being that big of a deal in the past and it was pretty much assumed that he would keep the team until he passed right?

Guess I just find it strange.


White Sox chairman Jerry Reinsdorf, who has run the club since 1981 and the NBA's Chicago Bulls since 1985, will be honored with the 2013 SBJ/SBD Lifetime Achievement Award during a ceremony at the Sports Business Awards in New York on Wednesday night.

http://mlb.mlb.com/news/article.jsp?...s_cws&c_id=cws

White Sox clairfy Reindorfs' plans for future
On Tuesday, the White Sox made clear that the issue is yet not settled and is far, far from needing to be.
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Old 05-22-2013, 12:52 PM
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White Sox chairman Jerry Reinsdorf, who has run the club since 1981 and the NBA's Chicago Bulls since 1985, will be honored with the 2013 SBJ/SBD Lifetime Achievement Award during a ceremony at the Sports Business Awards in New York on Wednesday night.

http://mlb.mlb.com/news/article.jsp?...s_cws&c_id=cws

White Sox clairfy Reindorfs' plans for future
On Tuesday, the White Sox made clear that the issue is yet not settled and is far, far from needing to be.
Makes sense. Thanks.
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