Larry observes Cubs batting practice in 2008.
|New York Yankees – No. 58|
|Pitcher / Manager / Coach|
March 12, 1954 |
|Batted: Left||Threw: Right|
|September 11, 1981 for the Detroit Tigers|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 11, 1982 for the Detroit Tigers|
|Earned run average||5.40|
|Career highlights and awards|
Rothschild spent 11 years in the Cincinnati Reds, Detroit Tigers, San Diego Padres, and Chicago Cubs organizations as a relief pitcher from 1975 to 1985. He was 66-46 in the minor leagues. He pitched in seven games in the major leagues for the Tigers, five in 1981 and two in 1982.
Coaching and managing career
He managed the Tampa Bay Devil Rays beginning in their inaugural season of 1998 until early in the 2001 season, when he was fired as a result of three consecutive losing seasons and a 4-10 start to 2001. During his time in Tampa Bay, Rothschild compiled a record of 205 wins and 294 losses.
In 2010, he accepted an offer for three years from the New York Yankees after Dave Eiland was fired. Under Rothschild's tenure, the Yankees pitching staff has excelled in the American League. The staff posted a 3.73 ERA in 2011, a 3.84 ERA in 2012, and a 3.94 ERA in 2013.
On October 17, 2013, Rothschild signed a one-year contract to remain with the Yankees.
Rothschild was born in Chicago, Illinois. He is Jewish on his father's side.
- "Devil Rays fire manager Larry Rothschild; McRae hired through 2003". Associated Press. St. Petersburg Times. Retrieved January 26, 2014.
- Hoch, Bryan (November 19, 2010). "Rothschild named Yankees pitching coach". MLB.com. Retrieved January 26, 2014.
- Feinsand, Mark (Ictober 16, 2013). "Yankees close to new deal with pitching coach Larry Rothschild". New York Daily News. Retrieved January 26, 2014.
- Horvitz, Peter S. (2001). The Big Book of Jewish Baseball. SP Books. ISBN 1561719730.
- Career statistics and player information from MLB, or ESPN, or Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)
- Larry Rothschild managerial career statistics at Baseball-Reference.com
- Biography on Cubs Official Site
- "Warming up for the Jewish Boys of Summer," 3/5/08
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