|ESPN.com | Sports Business | Franchise Values | Darren Rovell Archive|
|Vincent Naimoli Tampa Bay Devil Rays|
Born: Sep. 16, 1937 in Patterson, N.J.
Education: University of Notre Dame, Engineering; Fairleigh Dickinson University, MBA 1964
Term of Ownership: Since 1995
Business: Chairman, president and chief executive officer of Anchor Industries International
Forbes Team Values:|
Tampa Bay Devil Rays: $142 million
Total value: $142 million
Born in 1927, Yamauchi dropped out of Waseda University to take over Nintendo from his grandfather in 1949, when the company produced playing cards.