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 Paul Archey - “You can't get any. Both games sold out in a matter of hours.”
 Paul Archey - “We need to provide security for the entire tournament. It's an international tournament. We think we have one of the best security forces in all of sports.”
 Paul Archey - “They'll have the same number in their traveling party as everyone else. People outside of that will be limited, not restricted.”
 Paul Archey - “Two of the most popular sporting events in the world are the World Cup of soccer and the Olympics, and one of the reasons they're successful is because they combine sport with nationalism. Any time you do that, you expand the interest in the sport.”
 Paul Archey - “There's a lot of interest in us playing in London, and I think selling tickets would be the easiest part of it.”
 Paul Archey - “It's turned out to be more of a local sale on sponsorship than global. As the Classic grows that will change. We are not trying to compete with soccer, we are trying to grow the game.”
 Paul Archey - “It is with great pleasure that we welcome Konami as an official global partner of the inaugural World Baseball Classic. Konami has always been a strong supporter of baseball and it is only fitting that they be part of this historic global event.”
 Paul Archey - “It is with great pleasure that we welcome Konami as an official global partner of the inaugural World Baseball Classic. Konami has always been a strong supporter of baseball, and it is only fitting that they be part of this historic global event.”
 Paul Archey - “Major League Baseball is very interested in playing games in Europe. We're investigating possibilities in Europe where we may be able to play regular-season games as early as the 2007 season.”
 Paul Archey - “We think this will be a big boost for baseball in China and it will help promote a sport that has been neglected.”
 Paul Archey - “The enthusiasm among fans in Puerto Rico to see this collection of players is perhaps the highest level of interest in baseball there in a long time. One of the reasons for having this tournament is to have that kind of impact globally. To build, grow or rejuvenate interest in baseball.”
 Paul Archey - “Frankly, I'm very excited about the prospects. As we get closer and closer, you see the interest level. I couldn't be happier about the exposure and we haven't even thrown a pitch. It's the first time we've had this event and we'll sell as many tickets as the Winter Olympics this year. That's a phenomenal accomplishment, as far as I'm concerned.”