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August 08, 2011
WERE BASEBALL TO EXPAND, WHICH CITY SHOULD GET A TEAM FIRST?
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August 08, 2011

Si Players Mlb Poll

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WERE BASEBALL TO EXPAND, WHICH CITY SHOULD GET A TEAM FIRST?

Las Vegas 33%

Nashville 7%

Charlotte 7%

Portland 7%

New Orleans 7%

FAST FACTS

Big winner Vegas is one of two cities in the top 10 without a major pro sports team. The other is San Juan, P.R. (which was tabbed by just 3% of all the ballplayers polled but by 26% of those born in Latin America)... . Of the 35 cities named by at least one pro, only Montreal (2%) has ever been home to an MLB franchise since 1900.

Based on 295 MLB players who responded to SI's survey

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