Quick and dirty - ESPNews is breaking news that Joe Girardi has in fact TURNED DOWN the offer to manage the Orioles. More as it becomes available...
A Note from SC...: Ohhhh boy.
Update [2007-6-21 12:37:6 by duck]:Here's the link to the ESPN.com story.
From FOX Sports: From FOXSports.com
Former Marlins manager Joe Girardi turned down the Orioles' managing position on Thursday, saying, "At this point in time, it's not right for me and my family."
"It's a great organization. There's a great history. It's a great sports town," Girardi told FOXSports.com. "I had a great meeting with them. I was very impressed. But at this time, it's not just right."