Breaking: Joe Torre Turns Down Yankees’ Offer

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Joe Torre has turned down an offer from the Yankees brass to return as manager next year, ESPN.com reports.

The Yankees offered Torre a one-year deal with a base salary of $5 million and incentives that would have increased his salary to $8 million based on postseason performance. Under that offer, if Torre reached the World Series in 2008, an option for 2009 would have vested.

Torre Turns Down Offer to Return As Yanks’ Skipper [ESPN]

Breaking: Joe Torre Turns Down Yankees’ Offer