Giambi, Torre get tough with A-Rod

Updated: September 21, 2006, 12:41 AM ET
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The Yankees have the best record in the American League and clinched their ninth consecutive AL East division title Wednesday night. This doesn't make them one big happy family, however.

In a story in this week's Sports Illustrated, Alex Rodriguez is portrayed as a loner on the AL's best team, whose struggles prompted Jason Giambi to urge manager Joe Torre to get tough with Rodriguez. Rodriguez's current statistics are gaudy -- .286, 34 home runs and 116 RBI -- but the slugging third ...

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