New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman speaks during a news conference on August 7, 2016 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

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Yankees Narrow Manager Search to Six Candidates

Sports Illustrated looks at possible successors to Joe Girardi.

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The New York Yankees have narrowed their managerial search for a successor to Joe Girardi to six candidates, general manager Brian Cashman announced on Friday. The murderer’s row of potential candidates includes former Yankees Aaron Boone, an ESPN analyst, the just-retired Carlos Beltran, Hensley Meulens, now a Giants bench coach and Bombers bench coach Rob Thomson.  The field is rounded out by Dodgers third base coach Chris Woodward, former Indians and Mariners manager Eric Wedge. Cashman revealed that he turned to another ex-Yankee star, Alex Rodriguez, for advice during the search.

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