According to the AP article on this:
Matt White, a 29-year-old left-hander, discovered a valuable rock quarry behind a house he bought from an aunt three years ago in western Massachusetts.
That got me thinking. What would other figures in the sports world do if they had $2 billion?
Pete Rose would bet it all on the Cincinnati Reds, because that's how much he believes in his team
Cincinnati Bengals owner Mike Brown might have then have enough reserves for bail money for his players
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman could pay the American public to care about his league
Forget running for Governor of Alabama - Charles Barkley could set up a bid for the White House in 2008!
George Steinbrenner could finally put together the Yankees team of his dreams
Barry Bonds could start his own TV network where the programming is Bonds on Bonds 24/7
The U.S. could afford the services of David Beckham for 1.59 more years
Latrell Sprewell could afford to feed his family
Any more ideas that I'm missing?