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In Gator, Torre trusts

Not only is Yankees manager Joe Torre surrounding himself with four former managers, he's trusting his pitchers to Ron Guidry, writes Bob Klapisch.

Originally Published: November 18, 2005
By Bob Klapisch | Special to ESPN.com

While the Yankees are busy sifting through several offseason dilemmas -- who gets the ball in the eighth inning, whom to trust/pay in center field -- the composition of Joe Torre's coaching staff may pose some of the biggest risks of all.

Not only is Torre surrounding himself with four former managers, he's trusting his pitchers to Ron Guidry, who has no coaching or instruction experience -- unless you count spring training.

In an era when pitching coaches have become techno-geeks, able ...

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