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San Antonio Missions under new local ownership

“Local ownership is crucial to make sure the long-term success of the Missions for our group.”

SAN ANTONIO — The San Antonio Missions are actually under new ownership for the primary time for the reason that Eighties. 

Designated Bidders LLC, which is a gaggle consisting of local business executives, agreed to amass the Missions from long-time franchise proprietor Dave Elmore and the Elmore Group.

The new Missions ownership group additionally consists of Spurs legends David Robinson and Manu Ginobili, together with quite a few San Antonio civic leaders.

“Local ownership is essential to ensure the long-term success of the Missions for our community,” mentioned Bruce Hill, who will function the purpose particular person within the Mission’s relationship with Major League Baseball. 

He additionally mentioned the investor group collectively wishes to “keep San Antonio the vibrant, diverse and unique city that we all love.”

The Missions are members of the Double-A Texas League as an affiliate of Major League Baseball’s San Diego Padres.

“We believe our city needs a vibrant stadium where pedestrian-friendly business, recreation, public spaces, art and culture attract the talent of today and tomorrow,” mentioned Randy Smith, the CEO of Weston Urban. “An approachable, family friendly venue is a key component of continuing to build the city our kids will call home.”

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