"We're very proud to be here," Crane said. "This is a big draw down here. You got great boating, you got great fishing, you got great beaches. With all the spring training teams so close, [people] will be able to go to more games. I think we'll draw more down here, I really do."
Lynn made his decision after lawyers for Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban and Houston businessman Jim Crane said their clients were preparing to bid at the auction.