POLL SHOWS RESIDENTS OF GOTHAM WANTS TEAMS TO STAY IN CITY
A poll by Quinnipiac College surveyed 722 New York City
residents from July 11-18 on their views of the Mets and Yankees
and the building of new facilities for both teams (The Quinnipiac
HOW IMPORTANT IS IT THAT THE YANKEES/METS STAY IN NEW YORK?
YANKEES METS YANKEES METS
Very 42% 32% Not Very 13% 15%
Somewhat 22% 26% Not at All 24% 26%
SOME HAVE SUGGESTED THAT NEW YORK CITY BUILD A NEW STADIUM TO
ENCOURAGE THE YANKEES/METS TO STAY IN THE CITY. IS THIS A GOOD
IDEA OR BAD IDEA?
Good Idea 37% 31%
Bad Idea 55% 66%
IF THEY BUILD A NEW STADIUM FOR THE YANKS IN NEW YORK, SHOULD IT
BE BUILT IN THE BRONX OR MANHATTAN?
Bronx 46% Other (voluntary) 5%
Manhattan 36% No Answer/Don't Know 13%