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Yankees hire Eric Chavez as scout

Yankees hire Eric Chavez as scout

Eric Chavez#12 3BArizona Diamondbacks 2014 STATSGM44 HR3 RBI8 R6 OBP.346 AVG.246The Yankees have hired Eric Chavez as a special assignment scout, GM Brian Cashman confirmed. Chavez, 37 in December, played 44 games with Arizona, hitting .246 this past season. He retired at the end of July, forfeiting around a million bucks of his $3.5 million salary. Chavez made more than $84 million in his career, according to Baseball-Reference.com. When Chavez was with the Yankees in 2011-12, he spoke about one day wanting to manage.
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