ESPN New York is going to sell the Yankees whether the Yankees want it or not
Quote from Yankees officials regarding of the sale of a stake in YES Network to News Corp in one ESPN New York column:
Said column all but dismisses the quote and speculates about the Yankees being sold. Then here’s a passage from another ESPN New York column, after quoting that flat denial that the Yankees are for sale:
Of course it’s not going to go away if the people who write these columns ignore the very statements denying their basis in reality.