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SBD/April 18, 2011/Franchises
Two Groups Reportedly Drop Out Of Bidding For Minority Stake In Mets
Published April 18, 2011
WHEN IT RAINS, IT POURS: In N.Y., Andy Martino noted inclimate weather in Atlanta Friday night forced the Mets and Braves to play a doubleheader on Saturday, the Mets' second in three days, and as a result team officials called MLB to "register their displeasure about the twin bill" at Turner Field. MLB rules “allow the home team to decide how to reschedule a rainout.” The Mets “make two more trips to Atlanta this year, and would have preferred to have made up” Friday night's game at a later date (N.Y. DAILY NEWS, 4/16).