"I've always said I want it in the right hands," O'Malley said. "It doesn't have to be my hands."
O'Malley had publicly faulted outgoing owner
"What I really like about Magic's involvement is that Magic is so popular here in Los Angeles," O'Malley said. "He's not going to do anything at all to let down or disappoint the fans. His commitment to living here and working here is important."
O'Malley also saluted Stan Kasten, the incoming president of the Dodgers and the former president of the
"Kasten is a first-class sports executive," O'Malley said. "His reputation is well-known. If he's going to be the president, the club is in very good hands.