Yankees trade for catcher Pudge Rodriguez

Yankees trade for catcher Pudge Rodriguez

NEW YORK, July 30 (UPI) -- The New York Yankees acquired veteran catcher Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez in a trade with the Detroit Tigers ahead of Thursday's trading deadline.

Yankees put Matsui on disabled list

NEW YORK, June 28 (UPI) -- The New York Yankees have placed left-fielder Hideki Matsui on the 15-day disabled list because of a left knee ailment.

MLB: N.Y. Yankees 13, Seattle 2

NEW YORK, May 23 (UPI) -- Shelley Duncan had a three-run homer and Robinson Cano also had three RBI Friday in carrying the New York Yankees past Seattle 13-2.

Baseball hands out three suspensions

NEW YORK, May 23 (UPI) -- Major league baseball Friday suspended two managers and a coach for their parts this week in on-field incidents.

MLB: N.Y. Yankees 2, Baltimore 1

NEW YORK, May 22 (UPI) -- Robinson Cano singled in Hideki Matsui from second with two out in the ninth Thursday, giving the New York Yankees a 2-1 win over Baltimore.
Jeter out for at least one game

Jeter out for at least one game

KANSAS CITY, Mo., April 8 (UPI) -- New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter is out for at least one game with a quad strain.

MLB: N.Y. Yankees 3, Toronto 2

NEW YORK, April 1 (UPI) -- Chien-Ming Wang worked seven innings and Melky Cabrera homered Tuesday to carry the New York Yankees to a 3-2 win over Toronto.

Yankees put Pettitte on disabled list

MIAMI, March 29 (UPI) -- New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte will start the 2008 baseball season on the 15-day disabled list with a sore back, the team's manager says.

Three suspended in Yankees-Rays fracas

NEW YORK, March 14 (UPI) -- New York Yankees' Shelley Duncan and Melky Cabrera and Tampa Bay's Jonny Gomes were all suspended for their actions in a bench-clearing incident this week.

Yankees introduce Girardi as their manager

NEW YORK, Nov. 1 (UPI) -- The New York Yankees Thursday introduced Joe Girardi as their new manager, replacing Joe Torre.

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.
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Joe Girardi
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi watches his team play the Chicago White Sox during the first inning at U. S. Cellular Field in Chicago on August 2, 2009. UPI/Brian Kersey

As player

As manager

Joseph Elliot Girardi (born October 14, 1964 in Peoria, Illinois) is the manager of the New York Yankees, and a former Major League Baseball catcher. During his playing career, he was a catcher for the Chicago Cubs, the Colorado Rockies, the New York Yankees, and St. Louis Cardinals. He was also manager of the Florida Marlins in 2006, where he was named National League Manager of the Year.

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