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The Yankee Jeers, by Joe Torre

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    The Yankee Jeers, by Joe Torre
    Still awaiting word on Derek Jeter from Joe Torre's new book.

    The hits just keep coming from erstwhile Yankee skipper Joe Torre.

    While Alex "A-Fraud" Rodriguez is the biggest, most obvious target of Torre's new book, "The Yankee Years," the third basemen is hardly the lone victim.

    Future Hall-of-Famers, fan favorites and legendary busts all get a working over, according to excerpts printed in The Daily News:

    • "Alex (Rodriguez), is all about the game. He needs the game. He needs all of those statistics. He needs every record imaginable. And he needs people to make a fuss over him."
    • "The difference between Kevin Brown and David Wells is that both make your life miserable, but David Wells meant to."
    • "The players all hated (Carl Paving). It was no secret."
    • "It was sad more than frustrating when we got (Randy Johnson), because I thought we finally had someone you could hook your wagon to, and that wasn't the case."

    Stay tuned, folks, this could get worse before it gets better.

     

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