JUPITER, Fla. — Full-squad work-outs began for the Marlins on Monday afternoon, and it had been the opportunity for company to introduce one of its newest administrative developments.
A Miami resident,” Posada is actually really a intimate friend of Jeter, with the two arriving together through The Yankees’ system under owner George Steinbrenner. In his newest character, Posada will offer expertise and insight in everything from player meetings to on-field education.
“He is going to bring a great deal of significance to our player-development procedure “
Posada spent his entire league career — out of 1995-2011. And he’s got an intimate partnership with Marlins vice president Gary Denbo, of scouting and player development.
“He’s been using Gary for a long time,” Jeter said. “He knows Gary very well. We look forward to him with the chance to talk about with you some of his experiences with all the young guys coming up”
The Marlins have a youthful team, and the base is being built by ownership on up.
“I would say you check all the above boxes using Jorge, because we will use him every manner possible to impact our business”
Posada may be the most current in along line of Yankees now with the Marlins.
“I wouldn’t state, it’s really a Yankees feel,” Posada said. “I’d say this company is movingin the perfect direction. In the meeting now they were talking about we will compete, and we are going to do everything we can to play with the game how it’s allowed to be played”
Surrounding young athletes out of tournament programs using high-character players can be an essential stage in developing players.
The Marlins are in their second year of a process that’ll need some time, but they are committed to collect a first rate organization the perfect way.
Posada has lots out of.
“I’m coming from an organization that has valued [former] players,” Jeter said. “I was always sort of a sponge for knowledge when I was younger.
“We had a specific mindset whenever we were coming through our organization. Mr. Steinbrenner expected you to get every match you’re playing . He did not care if you were at the Major Leagues and also the Minor Leagues . I believe we grew up using this particular environment, and we can share those experiences with the players”
Posada has lived in Miami and also the 47-year-old says the time is right to get straight back to the match in some capacity.
“I really do desire to get straight back to the match,” Posada said. “I really do want to help you. I would like to participate in this company continue, and anticipate things that I WISh to perform.”
Posada will probably be round the big clubbut is likely to spend a majority of his period. Miami has some promising grabbing prospects in Will Banfield (No. 9 from the company each MLB pipe-line ) and Nick Fortes, who assert to benefit using Posada as a sounding board.
“The players must have their particular experiences,” Jeter said. “But I think only having this knowledge and being able to convey that WISdom, as they say, of that which we’ve been as individual players, and also that which we’ve been from the team standpoint.
“Just for the players to gain access to information such as that, I think, is extremely crucial.”