1. Pittsburgh Pirates: Midseason Grading and Projections

    There is no doubt that the Pittsburgh Pirates have failed to recapture the magic that propelled them to their first winning season and first playoff appearance in 20 years last year...

    Jared Stonesifer Written by Jared Stonesifer about 3 months ago 784 reads 0 comments

  2. Pirates Make Right Move by Extending Contracts of Clint Hurdle, Neal Huntington

    The Pittsburgh Pirates made two very smart moves for the future of their young team Saturday. Matt Snyder of CBS Sports reports that the Pirates have given both manager Clint Hurdle and general manager Neal Huntington three-year extensions...

    Ryan Gaule Written by Ryan Gaule about 5 months ago 1,049 reads 2 comments

  3. Clint Hurdle and Neal Huntington Sign 3-Year Extensions with Pirates

    A year after winning 94 games and reaching the postseason for the first time since 1992, the Pittsburgh Pirates rewarded the architect of the team, general manager Neal Huntington, and manager Clint Hurdle with three-year contract extensions...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 months ago 2,021 reads 1 comments

  4. MLB: Bud Selig Finally Got It Right with Their New Instant Replay Rules

    On July 26, 2011, the Pittsburgh Pirates were well on their way to contending for their first playoff berth since 1992 when "the blown call" occurred. It was the bottom of the 19th inning in Atlanta...

    Pete Dymeck Written by Pete Dymeck about 10 months ago 844 reads 0 comments

  5. Clint Hurdle Manager of Year Award Validates Change of Culture with Pirates

    After guiding the Pittsburgh Pirates to the postseason for the first time since 1992, Clint Hurdle was named National League Manager of the Year on Tuesday night by the Baseball Writers' Association of America...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 10 months ago 2,911 reads 6 comments

  6. Why Clint Hurdle, John Farrell Deserve 2013 Manager of the Year Awards

    Among Major League Baseball's major awards, the National League and American League Manager of the Year honors are usually easily predictable distinctions...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 10 months ago 2,539 reads 12 comments