Atlantic City had a major advantage over Wilmington called the Casino Redevelopment Authority which was free money to the city. Even fielded an interesting team including players like Reuben Cierra on his way back to the big leagues.
Well the really attractive stadium is vacant now. Oh well!
So what is the point? Atlantic City has roughly 20 times the population within a 45 minute drive as Wilmington. They built it and they did not come.
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