Girardi simply manages to overmanage
For second straight game, Yankees used eight pitchers and this time it didn't work
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Asked before Game 3 for his thoughts on expanding the use of instant replay, Yankees manager Joe Girardi said he isn't in favor of that because it would disrupt the rhythm of the game.
Exactly. Because it's much more important for Girardi to disrupt the rhythm of games himself.
Time and again in Game 3, Girardi made unnecessary moves for the sake of making unnecessary moves. Time and again, they backfired. So instead of taking a commanding 3-0 lead in the ALCS (go ...
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