Padres to Purchase AAA Beavers
Reported today by Wayne Garcia of KPTV via twitter:
Merritt Paulson released statement saying Beavers being sold to owner of the Padres. Beavers owner says he’s selling AAA Beavers to Padres, pending MLB approval. Won’t say which city but thinks they’ll return someday.
The Lake Elsinore Diamond was recently approved for a AAA team. Two questions now arise, first, will the city of Escondido finally approve the new stadium and second where will the “Beavers” play in 2011?
The following are excerpts from an article in Portland Business Journal written by Andy Giegerich
The Portland Beavers have been sold to a group led by the owner of the team