Posted by GameSetMatch on April 7th, 2010
Yankees president Randy Levine has heard it often, but he’s had enough of complaints from small-market owners about payroll disparity.
Milwaukee owner Mark Attanasio was quoted in Monday’s USA Today saying, “We’re struggling to sign (Prince Fielder) and the Yankees infield is making more” than the entire Brewers roster.
“As I’ve said, Mark’s a good friend, but he needs to stop whining and complaining about our player payroll,” Levine told the Daily News. “We play by all the rules, and we always have. We’ve contributed hundreds of millons of dollars in revenue sharing and no one complains when they get the money.
“But use that money to sign your players. Period. As you notice, the complaining always comes from others, not from us.”
Click here to read the full article – By PETER BOTTE of Ny Daily News