Mesa Mayor Scott Smith lashed out at parochialism among Cactus League baseball teams Monday, saying their opposition to a ticket surcharge for a new Chicago Cubs training facility could cost them all if the team bolts to Florida.
Even before a bill to finance the new Cubs facility was introduced
Monday by House Majority Leader John McComish, R-Ahwatukee Foothills,
other teams, led by Arizona Diamondbacks President Derrick Hall, lined
up to oppose it. [Where's our cut?]