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Joe Girardi by the numbers

10/29/2007 8:36 PM ET
By YESNetwork.com

Girardi will take over a better team than the Marlins.(AP)
Joe Girardi resume - player
15 MLB seasons (4 w/Yankees - 1996-1999); 3-time World Champion (1996, 1998-1999); 2000 All-Star 1,100 career hits (.267 career average) Retired before 2004 season*

*Attended 2004 spring training with Yankees

Coaching resume
Yankee bench coach in 2005; Marlins manager 2006 (78-84 record - finished 4th in NL East); Fired as Marlins manager 10/3/06; Named 2006 NL Manager of the Year

*YES broadcaster in 2004 & 2007

Girardi as Marlins manager - 2006
Apr/May (51 games)
Record 17-34
Runs/G 4.6
AVG .256
HR 48
ERA 4.80

June-Sept (111 games)
Record 61-50
Runs/G 4.6
AVG .268
HR 134
ERA 4.17

Marlins team records under Girardi
Runs scored 758 (4.6/G)
Home runs 182 (previous high 166 in 2001)
RBI 731 (tied team high)
SLG% .435 (previous .423)

Note: Hanley Ramirez - Named 2006 NL ROY under Girardi

Previous 5 Yankee Managers
Joe Girardi 2008
Joe Torre 1996-2007 (Hired 11/2/95)
Buck Showalter 1992-1995
Stump Merrill 1990-1991
Bucky Dent 1989-1990
Dallas Green 1989

Current Yankee players who were Yankee teammates of Girardi: Derek Jeter, Andy Pettitte, Jorge Posada, Mariano Rivera, Roger Clemens

Current players who also played with Girardi: Kyle Farnsworth - Cubs 2000-2002

First seasons under new managers
Joe Torre - 1996 - 92-70 - 1st in AL East - Won World Series
Buck Showalter - 1992 - 76-86 - 4th in AL East
Stump Merrill - 1990 - 49-64 - 7th in AL East (partial season)
Bucky Dent - 1989 - 18-22 - 5th in AL East (partial season)
Dallas Green - 1989 - 56-65 (partial season)
Lou Piniella - 1986 - 90-72 - 2nd in AL East

Yankees players who became Yankee managers (Since 1920):
Joe Girardi
Bucky Dent
Lou Piniella
Billy Martin
Gene Michael
Dick Howser
Ralph Houk
Yogi Berra
Bill Dickey*
Bob Shawkey

*Player/manager

Managers in the Steinbrenner Era
Ralph Houk 1973
Bill Virdon 1974-1975
Billy Martin 1975-78, 1979, 1983, 1985, 1988
Bob Lemon 1978-79, 1981-82
Dick Howser 1980
Gene Michael 1981, 1982
Clyde King 1982
Yogi Berra 1984-1985
Lou Piniella 1986-1988
Dallas Green 1989
Bucky Dent 1989-1990
Stump Merrill 1990-1991
Buck Showalter 1992-1995
Joe Torre 1996-2007
Joe Girardi 2008

Yankee mangers who were former catchers (Since 1920):
Joe Girardi
Joe Torre
Yogi Berra
Ralph Houk
Bill Dickey

Current MLB managers who were catchers:
Joe Girardi - Yankees
Eric Wedge - Indians
Mike Scioscia - Angels
John Gibbons - Blue Jays
Bob Geren - A's
Bruce Bochy - Giants
Ned Yost - Brewers
Clint Hurdle - Rockies
Bob Melvin - D'Backs

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