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Bronx Borough president fires knockdown pitch at Yankees

Bronx Borough president fires knockdown pitch at Yankees
Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. fired a knockdown pitch at the Yankees over donation to local businesses

xml:space="preserve"> xml:space="preserve"> Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.fired a knockdown pitch at the New York Yankees over the team’s $50,000 coronavirus aid gift to benefit 10 local businesses.speaking at the Project Destined's Bronx Championship at Olympic Tower at 645 5th Ave, Manhattan, New York, Saturday, March 2, 2019.(Shawn Inglima/for New York Daily News) The Yankees announced the 10 donations of $5,000 each to businesses located near their ballpark earlier this week, but Diaz dismissed the money as insufficient from a team recently valued by Forbes magazine at $5 billion.

” Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.“And while they continue to make declarations about being responsible community partners with local businesses, they continually fail to keep those promises when it’s time to step up to the plate.

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