Category: ‘Coaches’

New York Yankees Announce Entire Coaching Staff for 2016; Mike Harkey Returns as Bullpen Coach
November 17th, 2015 at 8:08 AM
On Monday night, the New York Yankees announced their entire coaching staff for the upcoming 2016 season with some changes to the staff. ***PHOTO1*** Joe Girardi will of course return as the manager for his ninth season at the helm. Rob Thomson will be the bench coach, Larry Rothchild will be the...

Mariners Hire Former Yankees’ Scott Brosius as Class-AAA Tacoma Hitting Coach
November 13th, 2015 at 8:00 AM
For a few years now, former New York Yankees third basemen Scott Brosius has wanted to get back into the major leagues and into the coaching aspect of the sport. ***PHOTO1*** On Thursday night, he finally took the first step into getting back into the sport, as the Seattle Mariners announced that...

MLB Hot Stove: Joe Girardi Expects ‘Full Offseason Shakeup’ for New York Yankees This Winter
November 10th, 2015 at 5:17 PM
The 2015 season for the New York Yankees was a successful one. They won 87 games, ended a two-year absence from the postseason and showed that their team still has a lot of punch and firepower in it despite the age and injuries on it. ***PHOTO1*** And while the Yankees deserve a...

New York Yankees New Hitting Head Coach Sweet on Alex Rodriguez
November 4th, 2015 at 3:33 PM
Alex Rodriguez has been playing professional baseball for over 20 years. Let that sink in. The 6'3", 225 pound designated hitter from right here in New York turned 40 this year, putting him among the oldest players in Major League Baseball. A-Rod sat out all of the 2014 season, leaving...

New York Yankees Name Alan Cockrell and Marcus Thames as Their Hitting Coaches
November 2nd, 2015 at 7:38 PM
The New York Yankees, per a press release from the team, have officially added two new members to their coaching staff: Alan Cockrell and Marcus Thames. ***PHOTO1*** Cockrell will act as the head hitting coach and Thames as the assistant hitting coach. Both were with the Yankees organization in different capacities last...