Not early. This has been going on for almost 10 months, that I'm aware of. Possibly even longer, behind the scenes. In the beginning, there were several parties interested in providing funding, several parties interested in donating land. One by one, they've fallen by the wayside, leaving only Mandalay/Braves, who won't pay for the stadium, and the City of Wilmington, who can't afford to pay for it. Everyone else has bowed out.
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