drayton mclane

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McLane Thinks He Left Crane, Luhnow, Astros A Good Farm System; He’s Wrong

MaD Radio on Sports Radio 610 today featured one of the Meltsier Meltsdowns from co-host Mike Meltser, and for good reason. Former Houston Astros owner Drayton McLane today penned an op-ed for the Houston Chronicle about, […]

SportsRadio 610–09/26/2014

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Is Houston Astros Owner Jim Crane Selling Fans A Pipe Dream?

Houston (CBS HOUSTON):  “I heard a lot of comments about the payroll, the payroll, the payroll.  We’ll spend the money when we’re ready to spend the money.” Those are the words of Astros owner Jim […]

SportsRadio 610–11/25/2013

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Sale Of Houston Astros Now Complete

The sale of the Houston Astros to Jim Crane from Drayton McLane has been completed.


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Jim Crane: Not Afraid Of Cutting Payroll

Jim Crane, the new Astros’ owner, discussing the purchasing process and what he expects with the move to the AL.


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Selig Claims Astros Sale Is “On Track”

Houston businessman Jim Crane is waiting for approval from MLB before he can take over the Astros. Crane and current owner Drayton McLane agreed to a $680 million sale in May. McLane said at the time he expected the deal to gain league approval by mid-July.


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Hunsicker On Drayton McLane’s Legacy

Tampa Rays Vice President and former Astros General Manager Gerry Hunsicker gives his thoughts on Drayton Mclane, the current Astros and realignment

SportsRadio 610–06/24/2011

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Dierker: Thoughts On The Astros Transition Of Ownership

Larry reflects on his days working with Drayton McLane, and what to expect from the Astros new owner Jim Crane.


Jim Crane is a Houston businessman who has agreed to purchase the Astros from Drayton McLane. (credit: Anna-Megan Raley/CBS Radio)

Photos/Facts: Meet Jim Crane

Check out this you-need-to-know facts about Astros new owner Jim Crane.


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Crane Gets Ambitious About Astros Goals

The newest owner of the Astros discusses his goals for the future and how he plans to build a contender.


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Preview: Astros Face Braves After Announcement Of New Owner

The Astros, buoyed by today’s announcement that the team is being sold to Houston businessman Jim Crane, hope to avoid a low water mark for the season as they open a two game series in Atlanta.