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'Yankee Years' creates stir in New York

Updated: January 26, 2009, 3:24 PM ET
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An upcoming book co-written by Joe Torre, which caused a stir in the New York media and elsewhere Sunday, describes how players referred to Yankee third baseman Alex Rodriguez as "A-Fraud" and delves into his relationship with teammate Derek Jeter.

"Back in 2004, at first Rodriguez did his best to try and fit into the Yankee culture -- his cloying, B Grade actor best," the book says, according to an excerpt obtained by 1050 ESPN New York's Andrew Marchand. "He slathered on the polish. People ...

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