Dodgers need Torre to pull a Jackson

L.A. would be best served if its manager decided to return for at least one more season

Updated: July 22, 2010, 2:43 AM ET
By Arash Markazi | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- Joe Torre and Phil Jackson are both creatures of habit. They both do the exact same thing before every game when talking to the media.

While Jackson lumbers toward a makeshift podium set up in a hallway outside the Lakers' locker room, leaning on it with his left hand and often touching his lips with his right, Torre sits on the backrest of the bench in the Dodgers' dugout, his legs crossed as he sips on his green tea in between questions.

Their pregame routines might ...

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