Marlins fans, MLB world rejoice at reports of Loria selling team to Jeter, Jeb Bush

Reports surfaced Tuesday that the group led by Derek Jeter and Jeb Bush had won bidding for the right to purchase the Miami Marlins from current owner Jeffrey Loria. Those reports remain unconfirmed by the league and team.

Still, that hasn't stopped Twitter from reacting with delight at the idea of Loria being ousted from ownership. 

Here are some of the best tweets we've seen, beginning with this gem:

If nothing else, this sale will be great for memes.

CBS Sports Staff

R.J. Anderson joined CBS Sports in 2016. He previously wrote for Baseball Prospectus, where he contributed to five of the New York Times bestselling annuals. His work has also appeared in Newsweek and... Full Bio

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