"Nobody will come to the Bronx." Suzyn Waldman reminds.
Suzyn today on Yankee radio reminds attendance in the mid 1990's was lagging in the Bronx. The poor stats were used to pitch that the Yankees "needed a new stadium, because nobody would come to the Bronx." Lower attendance today means lower Yankee revenue shared with other teams.
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