TheBaseballPage.com

Ten Most Expensive Sports Franchises Purchased

1. Los Angeles Dodgers

Price: $2.15 Billion
Year: 2012
Owners: Magic Johnson, Guggenheim Partners

2. Manchester United

Price: $1.47 Billion
Year: 2005
Owner: Malcolm Glazer

3. Miami Dolphins

Price: $1.1 Billion
Year: 2008
Owner: Stephen Ross

4. Jacksonville Jaguars

Price: $770 Million
Year: 2012
Owner: Shahid Khan

5. Washington Redskins

Price: $750 Million
Year: 1999
Owner: Dan Snyder

6. St Louis Rams

Price: $750 Million
Year: 2010
Owner: Stan Kroenke

7. (Tie) Houston Texans

Price: $700 Million
Year: 2002
Owner: Bob McNair

7. (Tie) Chicago Cubs

Price: $700 Million
Year: 2009
Owner: Ricketts Family

8. New York Jets

Price: $635 Million
Year: 2000
Owner: Woody Johnson

9. Houston Astros

Price: $610 Million
Year: 2011
Owner: Jim Crane

10. (Tie) Baltimore Ravens

Price: $600 Million
Year: 2000
Owner: Stephen Bisciotti

10. (Tie) Minnesota Vikings

Price: $600 Million
Year: 2005
Owner: Zygi Wilf

Sources: Forbes

Be sure to check out other great articles at Sports-Glory.

By Sports Glory
Friday, 30 Mar 2012

 

More From Around the Web

Sponsored Links

This day in baseball history

August 22

  • 1989

    On August 22, 1989, Nolan Ryan of the Texas Rangers becomes ...

  • 1978

    On August 22, 1978, Ron LeFlore of the Detroit Tigers establ ...

  • 1974

    On August 22, 1974, minor league outfielder Alfredo Edmead o ...

More Baseball History

Player Profile

Donn Clendenon

LF, Pittsburg Pirates

Read Bio
Hall of Fame

Joe Kelley

OF, Brooklyn Bridegrooms

Read Bio
Season Profile

1962 Houston season

The new Houston team

Read Bio
Historical Figure

Robert Drury

 

Read Bio
Manager Profile

Luke Sewell

St. Louis Browns

Read Bio
Ballpark Profile

Busch Stadium

Home of the St. Louis

Read Bio
No votes yet

Comments

Login or register to post comments

Stay Connected

Share |

Today's Poll

Will Red Sox Repeat in 2014: