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Posada follows in footsteps of legend

Jorge Posada is inspired by Thurman Munson, and Munson's wife is inspired by Posada

Updated: April 7, 2010, 8:43 PM ET
By Ian O'Connor | ESPNNewYork.com

BOSTON -- Joba Chamberlain scored the big punchouts against the Red Sox, celebrating his second in a fist-pumping rage. But as much as the new Joba looked like the old Joba, proving he belongs in the 'pen forevermore, this night was not about Chamberlain or A.J. Burnett or any Yankee who threw the ball.

It was about the Yankee who caught it.

"He was awesome back there," Burnett said of Jorge Posada.

On truth serum, A.J. would've called Jorge a lot of things ...

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