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Don Mattingly: Expectations unfair

Updated: December 13, 2012, 10:34 AM ET
By Mark Saxon | ESPNLosAngeles.com

From 2004-07, Don Mattingly coached under Joe Torre with the New York Yankees, so he has a good understanding of what people expect from a team that has the highest payroll in baseball.

That doesn't mean he has to like it.

In his first public comments since the Los Angeles Dodgers signed free-agent pitchers Zack Greinke and Hyun-Jin Ryu for a combined $208 million, the Dodgers manager expressed frustration with the way the media and fans create unfair expectations for such marquee ...

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