Joe Girardi is staying in New York.
Yankees PR and CSN's David Kaplan tweeted the news Wednesday afternoon.
**Breaking News** Joe Girardi has accepted a multi year contract to stay with the New York Yankees.— David Kaplan (@thekapman) October 9, 2013
Yankees announce Manager Joe Girardi will be back for four more years after signing a contract through the 2017 season— Yankees PR Dept. (@YankeesPR) October 9, 2013
Girardi's deal is for a reported $16 million, plus bonuses.
This means the Cubs will have to enact Plan B with their managerial search.
Girardi's family is very comfortable in NY and the 4 yr deal will pay him handsomely. Cubs now must find the right guy.— David Kaplan (@thekapman) October 9, 2013