Tom Clancy

Forbes says the Orioles are worth $1 billion, but that doesn't necessarily mean they can spend more

Forbes says the Orioles are worth $1 billion, but that doesn't necessarily mean they can spend more

Though people often like to say baseball is dying, the attendance figures and mega-cable deals, as ESPN's Darren Rovell recently pointed out, say otherwise. To that end, Forbes recently announced its valuations of the teams in Major League Baseball, and the financial magazine estimates the Baltimore Orioles are worth $1 billion.

That's up 61 percent from last year....

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