The five-year deal is worth $31.5M → https://t.co/ESbVUe3SXv
– DansLesCoulisses (@DLCoulisses) September 14, 2022
There were many critics of the idea. In the name of the jersey’s purity and value, those against the project chose to take the fight to capitalism.
And finally, for months… nothing. I’ll be honest: I’d forgotten all about it. There have been 1,735 cases since then.
In effect, we’re talking $190M (as of now) through 2030. In effect, that’s an offer of $25M per season for the Yankees, making it a very, very lucrative influx of cash.
The Yankees had a company willing to spend nearly $35 million a year but passed. It’s the richest corporate sponsorship patch in MLB. https://t.co/RFQ01HVbxk
– Bob Nightengale (@BNightengale) July 12, 2023
Obviously, there’s a difference between 41 home games for the Habs and 162 games in a baseball season, but the Yankees’ contract is longer and, in the end, simply more lucrative.
Sources: Starr Insurance deal that gives them Yankee uniform patch has an average annual value of $25 million a year.
Told there were higher offers, but Yankees were concerned about right fit pic.twitter.com/QmiNEJ4zJ4
– Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) July 12, 2023
190 million dollars versus 31.5 million dollars, it’s like night and day. These are revenues that have absolutely nothing to do with each other, let’s face it.
Yes, the NHL has to eat its way to the top of North America’s major leagues.
– Looks like it.
Is this the end of the road for Jonathan Toews? https://t.co/f3SrcINPcZ
– TVA Sports (@TVASports) July 13, 2023
– That’s a good one.
I would change the Arizona Coyotes to the Quebec Nordiques.
– Chris Couture (@ChrisJC77) July 13, 2023
– MLB All-Star festivities a success… thanks in part to Vladimir Guerrero Jr.[BPM Sports]
– The club rebuilds. It’s not the end of the world.