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Rum Bunter 49 mins ago

Pittsburgh Pirates Rumors: General Manager Search Coming to an End

The Pittsburgh Pirates look to be closing in on their next General Manager.  Apparently, the next hire is between two candidates. Leading up to this week, the main candidates for the Pittsburgh Pirates General Manager job were not clear.  It was reported that the team discussed the opening with a lot of different candidates from […] Pittsburgh Pirates Rumors: General Manager Search Coming to an End - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rum Bunter 16 hours ago

Pittsburgh Pirates fans can save big on BRXLZs at FOCO

Looking for a gift for the Pittsburgh Pirates fan in your life this holiday season? You need to check out BRXLZs at FOCO – and we’ve got an exclusive offer for you. The holidays are nearly here. Before you know it you’ll be slipping into a turkey-induced food coma on the couch, with Black Friday […] Pittsburgh Pirates fans can save big on BRXLZs at FOCO - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 19 hours ago
Jason Mackey: Deeper dive required on Ben Cherington

Jason Mackey: Deeper dive required on Ben Cherington

Ben Cherington doesn’t have a ton of small-market experience, but he’s done a bunch of stuff that the Pirates should find interesting.
Kevin McClatchy hopes Bob Nutting and the Pirates get it right

Kevin McClatchy hopes Bob Nutting and the Pirates get it right

Former Pirates owner Kevin McClatchy still roots for the team and believes current owner Bob Nutting is facing a critical period.
Rum Bunter Nov 13, 2019

Pittsburgh Pirates: Conflicting Reports on GM Finalists

With the Pittsburgh Pirates winding down their hunt for their next General Manager, there have been some conflicting reports about who is left in the race. The Pittsburgh Pirates are currently at the General Manager meetings without their 2020 General Manager in place.  The team is currently deploying former assistant Kevan Graves as the interim […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Conflicting Reports on GM Finalists - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rum Bunter Nov 13, 2019

Former Pittsburgh Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle Retires From Baseball

According to a report from the San Diego Union-Tribune, long time Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle has decided to retire from baseball On September 29th, the Pittsburgh Pirates fired long time manager Clint Hurdle. This move brought Hurdle’s nine-year tenure as manager of the Pirates to an end. After the Pirates and Hurdle parted ways […] Former Pittsburgh Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle Retires From Baseball - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Report: Former Pirates manager Clint Hurdle retires

Report: Former Pirates manager Clint Hurdle retires

The Pirates owe Hurdle $6 million over the next two years of his contract after he was fired.
Pirates to have another round of GM interviews

Pirates to have another round of GM interviews

The timetable means the Pirates are more than likely honing in on a hire.
Rum Bunter Nov 12, 2019

Report: Three GM Candidates To Get A Second Interview With The Pittsburgh Pirates

With three candidates lined up for a second interview, the Pittsburgh Pirates appear to be closing in on hiring a new general manager Two weeks ago yesterday the Pittsburgh Pirates fired general manager Neal Huntington. This brought Huntington’s 12 year run as GM in Pittsburgh to an end. Well, according to multiple reports the Pirates […] Report: Three GM Candidates To Get A Second Interview With The Pittsburgh Pirates - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rum Bunter Nov 12, 2019

Pittsburgh Pirates: Team Lacking General Manager During Meetings

The Pittsburgh Pirates are looking to most likely conclude their General Manager search this week.  They then can start looking to work some deals. With the Pittsburgh Pirates still trying to lock down the future of their front office, the league’s offseason continues to press on.  This week is the annual General Manager meetings (not […] Pittsburgh Pirates: Team Lacking General Manager During Meetings - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rum Bunter Nov 12, 2019

Pittsburgh Pirates Top 10 Prospects Season Rewind: Cal Mitchell

Outfielder Cal Mitchell has been shooting up the Pittsburgh Pirates top prospects list, checking in at number 5 on the team’s MLB Pipeline top 30 prospects list With the 50th overall pick in the 2017 MLB Draft the Pittsburgh Pirates selected outfielder Cal Mitchell. The left-handed hitting Mitchell was selected out of Rancho Bernardo High […] Pittsburgh Pirates Top 10 Prospects Season Rewind: Cal Mitchell - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rum Bunter Nov 11, 2019

Pittsburgh Pirates News: Erik Gonzalez Injured in Winter Ball

The Pittsburgh Pirates are working on getting ready for the offseason to start up and will have plenty of roster decisions.  One of their players got hurt playing this winter. With the offseason getting underway and the Pittsburgh Pirates sounding like they are closing in on their next General Manager, the team will be able […] Pittsburgh Pirates News: Erik Gonzalez Injured in Winter Ball - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rum Bunter Nov 11, 2019

Could The Pittsburgh Pirates General Manager Search End Soon?

With the general manager meets set to take place this week, could the Pittsburgh Pirates search for a new general manager come to an end soon? Today is November 11th which means a few things. First off, it is Veterans Day. With that, thank you to all of the Vets who have served our great […] Could The Pittsburgh Pirates General Manager Search End Soon? - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rum Bunter Nov 11, 2019

Pittsburgh Pirates Top 10 Prospects Season Rewind: Quinn Priester

After being drafted in the first round of this past June’s MLB Draft, pitcher Quinn Priester quickly became one of the team’s top prospects. With the 18th overall pick in the 2019 MLB Draft the Pittsburgh Pirates selected right-handed pitcher Quinn Priester. The Priester selection was the start of what was viewed by many outlets […] Pittsburgh Pirates Top 10 Prospects Season Rewind: Quinn Priester - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Pirates’ general manager search enters key final phase

Pirates’ general manager search enters key final phase

The Pirates have seemingly entered the final phase of their GM search. It should be a fascinating one.

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