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A trip inside Gary Sheffield

Gary Sheffield opens up about the Yankees, Joe Torre, racism in baseball and his uncle, Dwight Gooden.

Updated: March 15, 2007, 12:40 PM ET
By Sam Alipour | Special to Page 2

Gary Sheffield has always approached the pulpit with the same hammer and tongs he takes to the plate.

Yet for all of his bat-waggling brutality and fire-breathing bluntness, Sheffield speaks in hushed tones, with a cool confidence. He knows you can't shut him up even if you wanted to.

And you don't.

This is what makes Sheffield uniquely suited to serve as a tour guide through the good, the bad, and the steroid that is modern major league baseball in his memoir "Inside ...

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