First Down: Best World Series matchups
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TWT FIVE BEST WORLD SERIES MATCHUPS
1. Yankees vs. Dodgers — The history. The tradition. Joe Torre vs. his former team. Manny Ramirez vs. the Yankees. This one has it all.
2. Red Sox vs. Phillies — It would be a matchup of the past two World Series champions — possibly with Brad Lidge sold separately.
3. Yankees vs. Cardinals — This would pit the team with the most titles (26) against the team with the second-most (10).