Category Archives: Pitching Coach Rumors

More on the Yankees Pitching Coach Job and Rick Peterson

Yesterday I had a short update on the pitching coach position. The jist of that update was that Leo Mazzone will not be interviewed and that Rick Peterson had lost his job with the Brewers. Today Marc Carig of the … Continue reading

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Yankees Pitching Coach Rumors: Leo Mazzone and Rick Peterson

So far the Yankees have interviewed two candidates for their open pitching coach job, Mike Harkey and Gil Patterson. Brian Cashman said that he expects to interview minor league coach Scott Aldred later on this week. We also got some … Continue reading

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Yankees Rumors: Search for Pitching Coach Still Under Way

Via Anthony McCarron of the NY Daily News: White Sox pitching coach Don Cooper, who was apparently the Yankees’ top choice to succeed Dave Eiland and was believed to have wanted to return to his native New York, was denied … Continue reading

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Yankees Rumors: Harkey Will Get Serious Consideration for Pitching Coach

Via Sweeny Murti of WFAN: Mike Harkey being given serious consideration as new pitching coach. Good relationships with Sabathia and Burnett among others. It does sound like Harkey is the favorite. He’s been with manager Joe Girardi since his time … Continue reading

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