GREENWICH, Conn. -- Happy Birthday To Greenwich’s Joe Girardi.
Girardi, who has owned a home in Greenwich, turns 49 on Monday. He was, born Oct. 14, 1964, in Peoria, IL.
The Yankees manager played catcher for the Yankees, Cubs, Rockies and Cardinals from 1989 to 2003. He was the manager of the Florida Marlins and named the National League Manager of the Year in 2006.
As manager, he led the Yankees to their 40th AL pennant and their 27th World Series title in 2009.
Girardi has earned 600 career win as a manager and is currently a free agent and one of the top managers on the market.