The Phillies hired Joe Girardi as their manager today. Earlier this week, they announced the hiring of Brian Barber as their Director of Amateur Scouting. Both have in common that their most recent MLB employer was the New York Yankees.
Joe Girardi was drafted by the Chicago Cubs as a catcher in the fifth round of the 1986 Amateur Draft out of Northwestern University. Continue reading Phillies Hire Second Yankee in a Week, More to Come?