“Tell them we’re trying to get a new yard ourselves. If they want to contribute in any way, we’ll take it. We’re all for a new ballpark. We’re not trying to hide that. … We’ll take all kinds of donations; any major-league team that wants to contribute to the new ballpark, we’d be happy to accept”
We know JoeMa was just being silly but the Yankees might not take to kindly to those words. You see, the Yankees do contribute. It’s called revenue sharing. And that is a sensitive topic right now as there are concerns about how that revenue is being spent.