While he didn't say specifically, New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi basically admitted his official closer is Andrew Miller after not naming one at the start of the season. This ends the co-closer experiment before it even got off the ground.
Before Monday night's game versus the Tampa Bay Rays, Girardi told the media that he'd wait to name an official closer for a few more days, however he was being playful in his answer, per Sweeny Murti of WFAN:
Girardi said–playfully–he might wait couple more days to name a closer. His actions have made it unnecessary–it's Andrew Miller.
— Sweeny Murti (@YankeesWFAN) April 27, 2015
Murti is right about Girardi already making a decision with his actions. Not to mention, his playful response and giving a timeline for his decision is something new for Girardi, who has declined to go that far up until this point. It's highly unlikely he'd name Betances the closer when his final decision comes after what Miller has done thus far.
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Miller is closer, Betances is setup man. It's clear by way Girardi has used them.Still, a smiling Girardi wouldn't officially say that today