Just 10 days after dismissing Larry Rothschild as their pitching coach, the Yankees found a replacement. According to Jeff Passan, New York will hire Matt Blake to fill the role.
Blake most recently served an Assistant Director for Player Development with the Cleveland Indians, focusing specifically on pitching. Joel Sherman reports he recently jumped up to Director of Pitching Development.
.@JeffPassan reports the #Yankees will hire Matt Blake as their new pitching coach a week and a half after firing Larry Rothschild. Blake was promoted to Director of Pitching Development for the Cleveland Indians just a few days ago. Here's his bio in the Indians Media Guide. pic.twitter.com/m5iqEfi4CB
— Marly Rivera (@MarlyRiveraESPN) November 8, 2019