Girardi signs deal to manage Yankees

NEW YORK, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Joe Girardi signed a three-year contract Tuesday to manage the New York Yankees.

Report: Girardi asked to manage Yankees

NEW YORK, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- Joe Girardi, manager of the year the one season he managed in the major leagues, has reportedly been offered the job as manager of the New York Yankees.

Yankees begin manager search with Girardi

TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 22 (UPI) -- The New York Yankees started their search for a new manager to replace Joe Torre by interviewing Joe Girardi Monday.

Joe Girardi turns down Orioles

BALTIMORE, June 21 (UPI) -- Joe Girardi, 2006 National League Manager of the Year and currently a broadcaster for the New York Yankees, Thursday turned down an offer to manage Baltimore.

MLB: San Diego 12, Baltimore 6

SAN DIEGO, June 20 (UPI) -- Khalil Greene drove in three runs Tuesday, carrying the San Diego Padres to a 12-6 win over Baltimore in Dave Trembley's first game as manager of the Orioles.

Girardi, Leyland are managers of the year

NEW YORK, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Joe Girardi, fired after leading the Florida Marlins to a 78-84 record, was voted baseball's National League manager of the year.

Girardi withdraws Nationals application

WASHINGTON, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Joe Girardi, the former manager of the Florida Marlins, has withdrawn his application to become the next manager of the Washington Nationals. Considered to be a favorite for the position, Girardi said he decided not to seek the Nationals job after weighin

Chicago Cubs hire Lou Piniella

CHICAGO, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- The Chicago Cubs have reached a three-year deal with former Yankees manager Lou Piniella worth at least $4 million a year, the Chicago Sun-Times said. Piniella, 63, will replace Dusty Baker who guided the Cubs within 5 outs of a World Series in 2003 but w

Marlins fire Girardi, hire Gonzalez

MIAMI, Oct. 3 (UPI) -- The Florida Marlins have hired Fredi Gonzalez to replace first-year Manager Joe Girardi, who was fired earlier Tuesday.

Marlins name Girardi manager

MIAMI, Oct. 19 (UPI) -- Joe Girardi Wednesday was named manager of the Florida Marlins, who gave him a three-year contract.

Stottlemyre still Yankees pitching coach

NEW YORK, Nov. 10 (UPI) -- The New York Yankees announced Wednesday that Mel Stottlemyre would return as the team's pitching coach next season.

Cardinals activate three

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 1 (UPI) -- The St. Louis Cardinals have reinforced their roster for the playoff push by activating three players from the disabled list.

Cardinals take 3 off DL

CHICAGO, Sept. 1 (UPI) -- The St. Louis Cardinals reinforced their roster for the playoff push Monday, activating catcher Joe Girardi and outfielders J.D. Drew and Eli Marrero.

Cardinals put Girardi on DL

ST. LOUIS, July 1 (UPI) -- The St. Louis Cardinals, plagued all season by key injuries, have placed veteran catcher Joe Girardi on the 15-day disabled list with a lower back sprain.

Cardinals activate Isringhausen, Girardi

BOSTON, June 11 (UPI) -- The St. Louis Cardinals have activated closer Jason Isringhausen from the 15-day disabled list.

Marrero undergoes leg surgery

ST. LOUIS, May 13 (UPI) -- St. Louis Cardinals catcher-outfielder Eli Marrero will be sidelined at least six weeks after undergoing surgery Tuesday to repair torn ligaments in his lower r

St. Louis (ss) 6, Los Angeles 5

VERO BEACH, Fla., March 13 (UPI) -- Albert Pujols went three for three with his fifth spring homer and Jason Simontacchi pitched five solid innings Thursday to lead a split squad of St. Louis Card

Girardi signs with Cardinals

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 17 (UPI) -- The St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday agreed to terms with free agent catcher Joe Girardi on a one-year contract.

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Cardinals sign Girardi to one-year deal

NASHVILLE, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Joe Girardi, one of the most respected backup catchers in the game, reportedly agreed Monday to a one-year, $720,000 contract with the St. Louis Cardinals.

NY Mets 3, Chi. Cubs 2 (12 inn.)

NEW YORK, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- Third baseman Mark Bellhorn made a wild throw to the plate, allowing Raul Gonzalez to score the winning run with one out in the bottom of the 12th inning Thursd

Milwaukee 5, Chi. Cubs 1

MILWAUKEE, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Richie Sexson's two-run homer off Kerry Wood snapped a fifth-inning tie Wednesday night and lifted the Milwaukee Brewers to a 5-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs.

Chi. Cubs 3, Arizona 2

CHICAGO, Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Joe Girardi singled in the winning run with none out in the bottom of the ninth inning Sunday as the Chicago Cubs snapped the Arizona Diamondbacks franchise-rec

Arizona 2, Chi. Cubs 1

CHICAGO, Aug. 16 (UPI) -- Curt Schilling became baseball's first 20-game winner Friday, dominating the Chicago Cubs for eight innings before tiring in the ninth and combining with Byung-

Baseball strike date set for Aug. 30

NEW YORK, Aug. 16 (UPI) -- Representatives of Major League Baseball players voted Friday to walk off the job Aug. 30 if a contract settlement is not reached with franchise owners.
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