Bradley bringing out Lou's sour side

"Cubs Experience" troubling Piniella, Bradley

Originally Published: June 27, 2009
By Melissa Isaacson | For ESPNChicago.com

When Lou Piniella played for the New York Yankees, he generally managed to get along with -- and have the respect of -- Reggie Jackson, Billy Martin and George Steinbrenner, a rare trifecta.

But if Milton Bradley had been on Piniella's team, he would've wanted to pummel him.

On the surface, it might appear as though Piniella should relate to Bradley.

Once, when he was playing for the Yankees, Piniella flung his helmet in the dugout and, after bouncing ...

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