Category: ‘Coaches’

New York Yankees: Hitting Coach Safe for the First Time in 3 Seasons
October 11th, 2016 at 6:32 PM
General Manager Brian Cashman didn’t mince his words when he said that the Yankees’ offense was bad. Yet, despite his admission, it looks like the hitting coach’s job is safe, probably for the first time in quite a few seasons, upending many online MLB Sportsbook odds. ***PHOTO1*** Last week, Cashman came out...

Yankees Manager Joe Girardi Furious at Umpires Over Handling of Rain Delay Monday Night
June 28th, 2016 at 11:34 AM
At around 10:40 p.m. eastern time on Monday night, the New York Yankees had a 6-5 lead over the Texas Rangers in the top of the ninth inning and were trying to close it out with Aroldis Chapman. ***PHOTO1*** By that time though, mother nature had reared its ugly head in the...

Yankees’ Brian Cashman: No Coaching Changes Expected to Be Made Right Now
May 2nd, 2016 at 6:20 PM
After Sunday's 8-7 loss to the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park and being swept in the three-game series, fans of the New York Yankees are looking for blood. ***PHOTO1*** Fans, doing their best George Steinbrenner 1980's impression over the last 24 hours, want everyone fired; from manager Joe Girardi to pitching...

New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi: I’d Ban Shifts If I were MLB Commissioner
April 27th, 2016 at 1:13 PM
Not too long ago, the Tampa Bay Rays started the trend of extreme shifting on pull hitters; something they used on a guy like Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz and it worked. Then, they started using it on other hitters of opposing teams. ***PHOTO1*** Before you knew it, all teams...

Joe Girardi Expresses Frustration Over Yankees Struggles, Calls Out Didi Gregorius ‘Baserunning Blunders’
April 21st, 2016 at 8:09 AM
Up until last night, New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi had been keeping his cool and composure during the losing moments for the team, as it had dropped five of six, but then the team lost again on Wednesday night and dropped its sixth of their last seven games. ***PHOTO1*** During Girardi's...