Sources -- New York Yankees shake up staff under Aaron Boone, won't renew contracts of hitting coach Marcus Thames, 3B coach Phil Nevin
The fallout from the Yankees' disappointing 2021 season has started, as New York will not renew the contracts of hitting coach Marcus Thames and third-base coach Phil Nevin, sources have confirmed to ESPN.
The Yankees also are expected to not renew the deal of assistant hitting coach P.J. Pilittere, sources confirmed to ESPN.
The moves mark a staff shake-up under manager Aaron Boone, whose job security also has come under scrutiny after the Yankees' third-place finish in the AL East and loss to the rival Boston Red Sox in the AL Wild Card Game.
Sources told ESPN earlier this week that Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner is inclined to keep Boone as manager, although the situation remains fluid. Boone has managed the Yankees to the postseason in each of …
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