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Forbes values Orioles at $1 billion, gives fans high marks
Forbes values Orioles at $1 billion, gives fans high marks

Forbes Magazine's annual franchise rankings this year rate the Orioles as having the 10th-best fans in baseball, while the franchise value climbed over $1 billion for the first time. According to its franchise valuation rankings, the Orioles are the 15th-most valuable franchise in the sport at $1 billion. The Orioles, like every other team, saw their franchise value skyrocket this year, due to the general buyers market when it comes to professional sports franchises and baseball’s booming media value. In 2014, just five teams were valued by Forbes at $1 billion. Ten more teams, including the Orioles, joined that club in this year’s list. This...

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