The Orioles will “by no means go away” town of Baltimore.
So says crew chairman and CEO John Angelos, who made this declaration Monday in a strongly worded assertion that comes within the midst of a household authorized battle.
Thursday, Louis Angelos filed a lawsuit alleging his brother John was attempting to grab management of the crew and would relocate the franchise to Tennessee, the place the CEO lives along with his spouse, Margaret Valentine, a singer-songwriter who owns a Nashville-based leisure firm.
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However John Angelos disputed his brother’s accusation, saying that the Orioles will keep put “so long as Fort McHenry is standing watch over Inside Harbor.”
“My mom was born and raised in Northeast Baltimore,” he stated of Georgia Angelos, who can also be named as a defendant within the lawsuit. “… and has labored with my father their total lives to assist town, together with by restoring the membership to native possession and stopping its relocation. For them, as for me, the Orioles will eternally play at Oriole Park, and at no time ever have we contemplated something totally different.”
Within the assertion, John Angelos famous that the Maryland Basic Meeting lately handed a invoice allocating $1.2 billion into reinvesting and reimagining the Camden Yards Sports activities Advanced, which incorporates Oriole Park, and that dedication strengthened his resolve to maintain the Orioles in Maryland.
“There’s nothing unsure about the way forward for the Baltimore Orioles,” Angelos stated. “I wish to guarantee our Orioles gamers and coaches, our devoted entrance workplace Senior Management Staff and workers, and our devoted followers, trusted companions, elected, civic, and non-profit leaders, and our total group, that the Orioles won’t ever go away. From thirty third Avenue to Camden Yards, the Birds of Baltimore, the long-lasting crew of Brooks, Earl, Jim, Frank, Cal, and Eddie, will eternally stay in the one metropolis that our household and our partnership group has known as, or will ever name, residence — the best metropolis and birthplace of our nationwide anthem of which we’re enduringly proud and to which we’re eternally dedicated.”
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