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Buy Your Own Baseball Field - Baseball Mansion Auction

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Southern California Mansion with Pro Baseball Field Going to Auction


The Southern California mansion of sports agent Jonathan Weisz with pro-style baseball field and lighted batting cage is going to auction on February 23rd. 

It's baseball spring training time in Florida and Arizona. The time of year when fans in the cold big league baseball towns such as Detroit, Toronto, Milwaukee and Boston realize that winter won't last much longer and hope that their favorite team has enough pitching to last into October and maybe the World Series. Always an optimistic time for fans, many baseball experts are even picking the Chicago Cubs to win it all this year for the first time since 1908.
Just in time for spring training, a Southern California mansion with a pro-style baseball field and lighted batting cage is going to auction on February 23rd.
Located about a half hour north of San Diego in a gated community called the Heritage in Poway, California, it’s baseball season all year with …

Robin Williams' Napa Vineyard Estate Sold $18.1 Million

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“Robin Williams' Napa Estate”

When Robin Williams died in 2014, he left behind hundreds of friends, millions of fans, a long legacy of stand-up comedy, several classic movies and a home in the Napa Valley that has just sold after almost four years on the market. Robin built Villa Sorriso (Villa of Smiles) in the early 2000s while married to his second wife, Marsha Garces. They divorced in 2010 and he married Susan Schneider in 2011. With extensive marital debts and most of his big movie and television roles gone, Robin put the estate on the market in 2012 at $35 million. With no buyer, he took it off the market and relisted it several months later at $29.9 million. After his suicide in 2014, the home passed to his three children who lowered the price to $25.9 million and months later to $22.9 million. The vineyard estate recently sold for $18.1 million to French winemakers Alfred Tesseron and his niece Melanie Tesseron.
Villa Sorriso is located in the Mayacama Mountains, straddlin…