Looking at the business aspect of Mark Cuban’s attempt to buy the Texas Rangers reveals an ignored parallel to another baseball icon. Cuban lost the bidding to the Ryan/Greenberg group despite deep pockets of his own and partner Jim Crane.
Dan Kaplan, finance editor of Sports Business Journal paints Cuban as a personality much like George Steinbrenner, with an out sized personality, boisterous who battles with the executives in his league. Cuban failed to buy the Chicago Cubs, but Kaplan doubts he’ll make a third attempt to own a Major League Baseball team .
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