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Don Mattingly

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    Gifts From the Yankees Throughout HistoryWith a ceremony set for the retiring Mariano Rivera, a look at the gifts given to other notable Yankees.
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    Is Don Mattingly Managing Himself Out of a Job in New York Someday?His Dodgers are in last place.
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    Don Mattingly: Don’t Pick Me!Today’s the day the Steinbrenners get together in Florida with the rest of the Yankees brass to decide the fate of Joe Torre. What are they talking about? We have no idea. But according to the Newark Star-Ledger, one Steinbrenner boy was sent to the meeting with the following message: Don Mattingly doesn’t want to take Torre’s place. The bench coach is one of the names being bandied about to replace Torre if he gets the can, but many see him as too green to take on the role — including Mattingly himself. The popular former first-baseman thinks he’s “not ready” for the gig and would be “uncomfortable” in the role, reports the paper. So, yeah, we still have no idea what they’re debating down in Florida. Except maybe whether to root for the Indians. Friend: Mattingly Says It’s Not Time [Newark Star-Ledger]