Yankees to offer Girardi a new deal

Updated: October 2, 2013, 6:42 PM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- With the assurance from Joe Girardi that he would like to return as New York Yankees manager, general manager Brian Cashman plans on offering him a raise when the time comes to negotiate with Girardi's agent over lunch Wednesday.

Girardi, 48, could have other opportunities in managing and broadcasting. Cashman declined to say if he would grant Girardi permission to speak to the Chicago Cubs, who fired Dale Sveum on Monday. Because Girardi is under contract until Oct. 31, a source ...

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