Sport: Big League Westward?

Because of successful moves to the Middle West, there has been more talk than usual this year about starting big-league baseball teams on the West Coast. Most fluent talker is bag-eyed Owner Phil Wrigley of the Chicago Cubs, who also owns the Los Angeles Angels. Last week Wrigley said to an interviewer: "Major league baseball is coming to Los Angeles awfully fast." Asked the interviewer: "Within two years?" Answered Wrigley: "Much faster. It's coming awfully fast."


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