Joe Girardi always goes the extra mile. That’s why when he took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge he announced the team’s 100k donation to the cause, invited the founders of the challenge to a baseball game, and nominated all four men who were inducted into Monument Park this season.
Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees prepares to bat in the first inning against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on August 3, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (August 3, 2014 - Source: Jim Rogash/Getty Images North America)
"He just has the ability to change a game in a lot of different ways. Sometimes you have players who have the ability to do it offensively, sometimes they can do it defensively. But he can do it in a lot of different ways."Joe Girardi on Jacoby Ellsbury.