During his successful ten year tenure with the Yankees, Joe Girardi brought the team to the ALCS four times, and once to the World Series, winning it all in 2009. His overall regular season record with the Yankees now ends at 910-710 (.562%), which is the highest winning percentage in baseball since 2008.
Earlier the staff has predicted that Tony Pena, Rob Thompson, and Don Mattingly would be serious candidates in contention to be the new manager. Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) reaffirms the possibility of an outside candidate getting the job with the tweet, "yankees may interview people on the inside but are likely to find their next manager outside the organization. will want analytical guy." Tweet
Thank you Joe.
More analysis will come tonight!