A U.S. district court judge Wednesday tossed out former MSG president Robert Gutkowski's suit against George Steinbrenner.

The story is here, underneath the one about Andre Dawson being forced to wear an Expos cap in Cooperstown for eternity.

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Mr. Gutkowski said he gave the Yankees the idea to start YES and was promised a prominent role in the network but eventually was shut out.

Steinbrenner asserted the suit was without merit.