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Boss' softer side wins Torre back

Originally Published: October 18, 2005
By Bob Klapisch | Special to ESPN.com

NEW YORK -- The flight from LaGuardia Airport to Tampa kept Joe Torre in the air for more than two hours, both physically and literally. The Yankees manager was en route to a face-to-face visit with George Steinbrenner on Monday, where a reckoning awaited. After enduring a long summer of second-guessing and backstabbing, Torre was about to find out if he still had a job.

He'd been assured by club president Randy Levine there was no reason to sweat. "We want you back," is what Torre was told. ...

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