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Joe Girardi

Shooting Diamonds: Directing Sandman's Exit and MLB's Best TV

Devra Maza | Posted 03.18.2014 | Sports
Devra Maza

It's the most photogenic field in sports. With its diamond grass stage and mound dirt spotlight, baseball is a small-screen dream.

Girardi, Yankees Strike New Deal

AP | HOWIE RUMBERG | Posted 12.09.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK — NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Girardi's return as manager of the New York Yankees was all about family. Girardi signed a four-year contract ...

Report: Yankees Offer Girardi New Deal

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 10.05.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations says the New York Yankees have made a contract offer to manager Joe Girardi. Th...

Cashman: Yankees Want Girardi Back

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 10.01.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK -- The Yankees want Joe Girardi to return as manager next season. Girardi was hired after the 2007 season, and his contract expires at the e...

WATCH: Managers Need To Be Restrained!

Posted 09.10.2013 | Sports

Orioles manager Buck Showalter needed to be restrained from Yankees skipper Joe Girardi during a tense game between AL East rivals on Monday night. ...

1 Mo Year?

AP | MIKE FITZPATRICK | Posted 09.04.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Yankees manager Joe Girardi says he'll talk to Mariano Rivera in the offseason about whether the New York Yankees closer definitely wants ...

The Fastball And The Damage Done

AP | JON KRAWCZYNSKI | Posted 08.23.2013 | Sports

MINNEAPOLIS -- New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi was livid, veins bulging in his neck, as he peppered home plate umpire Brian O'Nora with profanity...

'Open Season'

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 10.20.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Yankees manager Joe Girardi said it will be "open season" on Alex Rodriguez if Major League Baseball fails to suspend Boston pitcher Ryan ...

Chaos Erupts After A-Rod Plunked

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 08.19.2013 | Sports

It sure looked like Ryan Dempster was trying to send a message to A-Rod with his first pitch to him on Sunday night. Red Sox fans cheered after that 8...

'There's Something Wrong With That'

Posted 08.07.2013 | Sports

White Sox fans have been booing Alex Rodriguez throughout the first two games of a three-game series against the Yankees. But it was when they cheered...

2013 Yankees Got You Down? Revisit The Championship Season Of 1947 Instead

Tony Sachs | Posted 06.10.2013 | Books
Tony Sachs

The 2013 New York Yankees: Injuries on top of injuries. Newly penurious owners. A lineup of assorted castoffs and veterans past their prime. Not a pretty picture -- in fact, it looks to be the weakest team the franchise has put on the field in at least two decades.

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Len Berman | Posted 12.29.2012 | New York
Len Berman

Talk about cliches being accurate. The Dallas Cowboys nearly beat the Giants on a last second touchdown pass but Dez Bryant's hand was out of bounds by inches.

Yankees Headed Into Offseason Of Change

AP | HOWIE RUMBERG | Posted 10.24.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Alex Rodriguez and his potentially bruised ego might be the least of the New York Yankees' problems this offseason. Ace CC Sabathia is go...

Yankees Blame Game

Posted 10.19.2012 | Sports

Where do we start? Actually, where do we start after we talk about A-Rod? The New York Yankees' postseason flameout ended on Thursday night in Det...

Aging Yankees Face First Postseason Sweep in Nearly 4 Decades

Jordan Schultz | Posted 12.17.2012 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

One of the saddest things for any aging superstar is to realize one is no longer "the guy." Perhaps the same can be said of an aging team...

Time For Yankees To Send A-Rod Elsewhere?

AP | JIM LITKE | Posted 10.17.2012 | Sports

-- Alex Rodriguez is as good as gone. He was the most feared hitter of his generation once. Now he's an afterthought....

Yankees Still Searching For Answers

AP | LARRY LAGE | Posted 12.16.2012 | Sports

DETROIT (AP) — Searching for answers, Joe Girardi was stumped. "I can't hit," the New York Yankees manager said. And, ...

Derek Jeter's Fractured Ankle

Abby Sims | Posted 12.15.2012 | Sports
Abby Sims

Even hampered by injury he was performing at a higher level than many of his teammates this post-season. He took a calculated risk and he lost. So did the Yankees and their fans.

Girardi Calls For Instant Replay

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 10.15.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Girardi could have used a birthday present Sunday: increased instant replay for umpires. The Yankees manager was ...

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Len Berman | Posted 12.12.2012 | New York
Len Berman

You can't blame Yankees pitcher Joba Chamberlain for wondering, "What next?" Last night in the 12th inning when Matt Wieters singled for Baltimore, his bat broke and the barrel nailed Chamberlain in the elbow forcing him out of the game.

Tigers' Star Not Getting Pulled Like A-Rod

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.11.2012 | Sports

Tigers manager Jim Leyland made one thing clear before even touching on the topic of tough postseason moves: "I'm not going to pinch hit for Cabrera."...

The Snub Heard 'Round The Playoffs

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 12.11.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK — His production shriveled, his aura dissipated, his place in history unsettled and his ego almost certainly bruised, Alex Rodriguez to...

WATCH: Girardi Talks About Father's Death

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.11.2012 | Sports

Jerry Girardi, the father of New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi has died at age 81, as reported by the Peoria Journal Star and the New York Post. ...

Joe Girardi Should Drop Alex Rodriguez In Yankees Lineup

Jordan Schultz | Posted 12.11.2012 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

A $30 million player isn't supposed to produce a .083 batting average in the third spot of your lineup during the playoffs. Nor is he supposed to hit .190 and .111 the previous two postseason series, or .133 in 2005 and 0.071 in 2006. Such is the reality, though, with the New York Yankees' heavily maligned third baseman Alex Rodriguez.

Yankees Manager Explodes At Heckler

Posted 08.23.2012 | Sports

New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi likely wasn't in the best of moods as he began his postgame interview after his team lost to the Chicago White So...