So many say the new Ballpark's funding should go to the Miami Beach Convention Center, for example.The Marlins try to refute that with the argument that events like an All Star Game or World Baseball Classic bring in tourists that will fill beds.With the first game of Round 2 of the World Baseball Classic only 10 days away, officials have conservatively estimated the economic impact to the South Florida region to reach at least $30 million. The announcement was made by Marlins Sr. Vice President, Stadium Development, Claude Delorme.As of this morning, over 50,000 tickets have been sold for the six games scheduled at Dolphin Stadium from March 14-18. Contributing to the economic impact is the 25,000 visitors to the State who have booked rooms in local hotels. In addition, Major League...

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