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Lucchino: Yanks' signings fuel rivalry

Updated: January 24, 2014, 4:20 PM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Red Sox CEO Larry Lucchino chuckled when asked what he thought of the Yankees spending nearly $500 million on new players this winter.

"It's like 'Back To The Future,' is my sense," he said. "I've seen this movie before.

"Anything that can be done that increases the intensity of the rivalry, as this certainly does, I think is positive -- as long as it doesn't go so far as to give them the advantage."

Lucchino said he and fellow Sox owners John W. Henry and Tom Werner ...

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