Yankees manager Joe Girardi signed a four year contract worth 16 million dollars to stay in New York through 2017.
According to ESPN, the decision came down to what he felt was best for his family and which opportunity gave him the best chance to win games.
This decision came after days of mulling offers from other MLB organizations. the Chicago Cubs were considered to be among the teams interested.
Since Girardi joined the Yankees in 2008 have had the highest winning percentage in baseball, and also won the 2009 World Series.