Wayne Huizenga

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Harry Wayne Huizenga

Biographical Information[edit]

Wayne Huizenga was the first owner of the expansion Florida Marlins. He made his fortune in a wide variety of ventures, but is best known for Blockbuster Video. After failing to find government funding for a new baseball-only stadium to replace Pro Player Stadium in South Florida, Huizenga sold the team to commodities trader John Henry in 1999.

Huizenga has also held ownership in the NFL's Miami Dolphins and NHL's Florida Panthers.

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