Yankees manager lays father to rest

Published 10/15 2012 09:34PM

Updated 10/17 2012 09:32AM

PEORIA -- The father of New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi was laid to rest Monday. Jerry Girardi, 81, died October 6, in Metamora.

A funeral mass was held at Sacred Heart Church Monday morning. The Yankees play their third game in the championship series against the Tigers Tuesday in Detroit.

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