Though he hit one of the most memorable home runs in franchise postseason history, this week will mark Aaron Boone’s first time setting foot into the Yankees’ clubhouse at George M. Steinbrenner Field, when he does so as the manager of a squad expected to play deep into October.
The Yankees have finalized Aaron Boone’s first coaching staff as manager, announcing the hires of bench coach Josh Bard and third-base coach Phil Nevin on Monday.
Josh Bard, a former catcher and teammate of Aaron Boone's, will be the Yankees bench coach, The News has confirmed. Bard, 39, will presumably be charged with trying to improve Gary Sanchez's defense. Bard served as the Dodgers bullpen coach in 2016. He spent 10 seasons in the big leagues, mostly