SBJ/Nov. 6-12, 2017/Leagues and Governing Bodies

Analytics fuels trend toward younger managers in MLB

Even legendary closer Mariano Rivera, who staked his 19-year playing career on being unflappable, admits he was taken aback by the New York Yankees’ recent nonrenewal of longtime manager Joe Girardi. “I definitely was surprised. Joe did a great job managing the team for so m...

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