With nothing remaining on the desk except for a good-luck note from Drayton McLane and a congratulatory bottle of champagne, Jim Crane walked into his new Union Station office high atop left field and took a moment to admire the view.
The Minute Maid Park roof was open, and morning rain showers had given way to rays of sunlight covering a well-manicured baseball field. After several unsuccessful attempts to buy a Major League Baseball club, Crane and his group of investors on Tuesday officially took ownership of the Astros.
Crane invited reporters into his office to share the view and his excitement.
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