Opinion: Paying for a ballpark without fleecing taxpayers

In anticipation of Tuesday night’s Major League Baseball All-Star Game, I began researching a column about Marlins Park in Miami, where the game is being played. Completed in 2012, the ballpark cost $639 million. Of that amount, Miami-Dade County paid $370 million, with the city of Miami chipping in another $130 million. It almost goes…

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