Lighter Side vs. the Dark Side
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The Lighter Side vs. the Dark Side
- "If you choose the quick and easy path...you will become an agent of evil." - Yoda

Comparing the New York Yankees to The Evil Empire in 'Star Wars' is not a new idea. But what if you wanted to extend the analogy, and cast players on the Red Sox as members of the Rebel Alliance? Who would play Luke Skywalker and Han Solo? With the Bronx Bombers in town for a late-season showdown, and the recent release of the 'Star Wars' trilogy on DVD, we decided that it's time to answer these questions.

The Lighter Side vs. the Dark Side … coming to a theater near you.
(Text by Chris Rattey / Globe File Photo)