They’re World Series Champions, But Are the New York Yankees Good for Baseball?

What do the World Series champions mean for the sport?

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The New York Yankees won their 27th World Series Championship title after defeating the Philadelphia Phillies in Wednesday night's Game 6. The Yankees, who hadn't won the World Series since 2000, have been the target of much controversy, especially over their $201.4 million payroll, the highest in baseball by over $50 million. Yet, with their huge fan base and star-quality lineup, the Yankees organization has helped keep the business of baseball afloat. Or has it? What do you think? Are the Yankees good for baseball ? Take our poll and post your thoughts below.

This poll is now closed, but the debate continues in the comments section.

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