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    Turn Over the Info, Assemblyman Tells Yankees
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    Brodsky wants the Yankees to prove their stadium is good for the city.

    State Assemblyman Richard Brodsky says the New York Yankees have produced only a fraction of the documents subpoenaed as part of his investigation into whether the team's new $1.5 billion stadium is a good deal for the city.

         The Yankees turned over documents at a legislative committee hearing Friday in Manhattan. But Brodsky said they weren't all the records legislators sought on the ballpark's tax-exempt financing and ticket prices.
        
    Team president Randy Levine called the assemblyman's inquiry a "witch hunt.''
        
    Brodsky is a longtime critic of the stadium deal, which is backed by hundreds of millions of dollars in public subsidies.
        
    The price was estimated at $800 million when announced in June 2005.
        
    The stadium is due to open April 16.