The Yankees Are Struggling To Put Butts In Seats #new #york #yankees, #mlb, #baseball, #attendance, #business, #deadspin

# The New York Yankees have been surprisingly excellent this season, with a 27-17 record and a unique, likable young star in hulking, homer-bashing rookie Aaron Judge. Their rich history and success on the field should make them the hottest ticket in town. And yet, they aren’t. The Yanks are currently sixth in per-game attendance […]

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Patch, The One-Eyed Horse Running The Kentucky Derby, Is Inspiring And Gross #kentucky #derby, #one-eyed #horse, #horse #racing, #horses, #deadspin

# Photo: Gary Jonea/AP Patch’s trainer, Todd Pletcher, told Bloodhorse last week that the horse has adjusted well since he lost his eye mysteriously less than a year ago. I mean, there is common sense stuff, like I don’t come up to him without letting him know I’m there. You don’t want to startle him, […]

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