HAMDEN - A New Poll finds the New York Yankees are Connecticut's favorite team.

A new Quinnipiac University poll finds 39 percent of baseball fans in Connecticut say they root for the Yankees. Another 38 percent call themselves Red Sox fans. Just 11 percent of Connecticut residents say the cheer for the Mets.

The poll found the Yankees scored best in Fairfield and New Haven counties while the Sox rules the Northeast portion of the state.