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Yankees, Red Sox driving more than half of sales

Updated: March 31, 2005, 5:45 PM ET
By Darren Rovell | ESPN.com

If anything is "juiced" these days, it's baseball merchandise.

Gross retail sales of licensed products are up by almost 100 percent in the first part of the year compared to the same period last season, according to Tim Brosnan, executive vice president of business for Major League Baseball.

"It's in part due to the fact that we had fans with a lot of pent up desire, supporting a team that hadn't won the World Series in 86 years," said Bob DuPuy, baseball's president and chief ...

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