NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Carlos Beltran has interviewed to turn into supervisor of the New York Yankees, 4 weeks after the ultimate recreation of his 20-yr main league profession.
The forty-yr-previous Beltran was a 9-time All-Star and performed for the Yankees from 2014-sixteen. Whereas he doesn’t have any managerial expertise, he mentored younger teammates throughout his ultimate seasons as a participant, when he typically was a delegated hitter.
Beltran gained his first World Collection title with Houston this season, and Astros supervisor A.J. Hinch credited Beltran’s clubhouse presence with steadying the group throughout its seven-recreation win over the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Beltran met with staff officers Wednesday at Yankee Stadium.
“I really feel very snug, speaking concerning the recreation, making an attempt to put out the methods that we might add and apply to this younger workforce,’’ Beltran stated in a convention name with reporters. “There’s a variety of concepts I’ve to encourage guys within the clubhouse and attempt to make an excellent surroundings.’’
Yankees bench coach Rob Thomson, former Cleveland and Seattle supervisor Eric Wedge, San Francisco bench coach Hensley Meulens, former huge league third baseman Aaron Boone and Dodgers third base coach Chris Woodward beforehand interviewed.
The Yankees are looking for a alternative for Joe Girardi, who was not provided a brand new contract following the season.
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