Clearly upset with what's gone on recently with the low-budget Rays, Hank Steinbrenner's message was clear: Don't forget who's paying the freight.
"I don't want these teams in general to forget who subsidizes a lot of them, and it's the Yankees, the Red Sox, Dodgers, Mets," he told the New York Post in yesterday's editions. "I would prefer if teams want to target the Yankees that they at least start giving some of that revenue sharing and luxury tax money back.
"There are going to be problems, especially if they go after our stars. It's not going to be tolerated." http://www.nj.com/yankees/ledger/index. ... xml&coll=1