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03-28-2012, 08:27 PM
The franchise value of the Cincinnati Reds Cincinnati Reds Latest from The Business Journals Cincinnati Reds franchise value up 13%, Forbes says2012 Green Business Awards Finalist: RumpkeCincinnati Reds pick Sheriff Simon Leis to throw out first pitch Follow this company rose 13 percent in the past year to $424 million, according to the Cincinnati Business Courier.

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After the 2005 season, the Reds had endured 5 consecutive losing seasons, their longest such streak in 50 years, under the ownership of Carl Lindner. Castellini led a group that purchased the Reds from Lindner for $270 million.

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So if my math is correct the value of the Reds' franchise has increased approximately 154 million dollars in six seasons. Or, roughly, 26 million dollars a year.

03-28-2012, 08:33 PM
Yep but only the Dodgers can claim to be worth BILLIONS...

03-28-2012, 08:41 PM
i guess your worth what some1 wants to pay

03-28-2012, 10:38 PM
Yep but only the Dodgers can claim to be worth BILLIONS...

Not necessarily. I'm sure there are a handful of teams that are worth more. The Yankees and Red Sox for starters. They just haven't gone up for sale recently.