The most championships in pro sports. The most playoff appearances in pro sports. The most iconic players. The most profitable organization in pro sports. Win-at-any-cost mentality. Cons: Lost some identity moving to the new Yankee Stadium, following Joe Torre's departure, and followed by deaths of principal owner George Steinbrenner and legendary voice/public address man, Bob Sheppard
26 World Series, a bevy of players that changed the game. Combine with a talented current team and an owner who will win at any cost. Lots of offensive firepower right now. Cons: More media attention than smaller market teams. More than any other team, it uses money as the primary method of talent acquisition.