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Lou gave A-Rod glimpse of Yanks' way

Updated: July 21, 2010, 11:51 AM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- When Alex Rodriguez reminisces about playing for Lou Piniella with the Mariners, it makes him think about the Yankees.

"In many ways, he comes from the old school of the Yankees -- the Boss and Billy Martin," A-Rod said. "They loved winning, as much as breathing, it seemed like."

While Piniella is retiring, Rodriguez is chasing history. Although his admission of performance-enhancing drug use hangs over the festivities, A-Rod entered Tuesday night at 598, two away ...

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