Lou Piniella has been a New York Yankee player, manager, and general manager. Now, “Sweet Lou” added Yankee broadcaster to his resume´.
Piniella was welcomed today in a conference call as the newest member of the YES broadcast team in 2012.
He will be a game and studio analyst for Yankee coverage this season. Additionally, Piniella will also be part of the team for Spring Training next month from Legends Field in Florida, and any potential post-season action in October.
Piniella will also contribute to YESNetwork.com.
Piniella played his final 11 Major League seasons with the Yankees. He was an integral part of the 1977 and 1978 World Series Championship teams.