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Thumbnail image for yankees logoThe Yankees are again the favorite sports team among New Yorkers, according to a Siena poll out today.

Forty-five percent of respondents in the poll said the Yankees were either their favorite or second favorite team. Next up: the Giants, at 29 percent, and the Mets, 22 percent. The full lineup is after the jump. (Poor, Jets...)

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The poll also asked people whether they support or oppose legalization of mixed-martial arts. Among all the respondents, legalization was favored 44-31. Among respondents identified as sports fans, it was 53-27. And among people ages 18-34, it was 71-16.

Earlier: New York is split between the Giants and Bills

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Pretty small sample size - 800 respondents, 40% of which don't "consider themselves sports fans." So that's just over 400 that might be "qualified" to answer. It's interesting, but I'd like to see more answers to have a better picture. (No arguing the top result, though.)

GO RED SOX!!!!

I agree with Jamband: GO Sox!

Also: Go Sabres and Bills!

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