Being reported today by ESPN’s Jeff Passan, the Yankees now have their newest pitching coach in Matt Blake.
Most recently, Matt Blake was a part of the Cleveland Indians’ organization where he worked as the assistant director as part of the Indians’ player development.
Outside of major league baseball, he was also a pitching director for Cressey Performance, and also owns the company Elite Pitching Development.
This is also not Matt Blake’s first stint in working with the Yankees, as he- according to his LinkedIn- has been an area scout for them since 2010.
As more information comes out, we will update. Check inside for tweets about what MLB insiders think:
(Hint: This is looking like a great move.)
(This photo is from his days as a pitching coach with the New England Ruffnecks)Read More