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Beaver County Times

Pirates have many questions as off-season begins

The final out of the season had been made less than an hour earlier, and Neal Huntington was already into off-season mode. The general manager already was thinking about how to improve the Pirates for

Texas Rangers Blog | Dallas Morning News

Rangers will interview six more candidates for managerial opening next week

The Rangers announced Friday they will interview six candidates for the full-time managerial position next week, including Tim Bogar, who finished the season as the team’s interim manager. The Rangers list of candidates:Pittsburgh Pirates bench coach Jeff Banister, Cleveland Indians …

Sacramento Bee

Pirates, Volquez fall flat in wild-card loss to SF

The Pittsburgh Pirates believe they're building something special. The San Francisco Giants provided a reminder that much work remains to be done before a contender becomes a champion. San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner throws against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the first inning of a wild-card playoff baseball game Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh Pirates relief pitcher Justin Wilson is removed by manager Clint Hurdle, right, in the sixth inning the NL wild-card playoff baseball game against the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in...

Sacramento Bee

Pirates facing questions heading into offseason

The Pittsburgh Pirates' hopes for a deep playoff run ended with a loss to San Francisco in the wild-card game on Wednesday. Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Edinson Volquez wipes his face after being taken out of the NL wild-card playoff baseball game against the San Francisco Giants in the sixth inning Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh Pirates relief pitcher Justin Wilson is removed by manager Clint Hurdle, right, in the sixth inning the NL wild-card playoff baseball game against the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh...

Beaver County Times

Pirates Spotlight: Hurdle's worth to Bucs invaluable

PITTSBURGH -- Only once since the Baseball Writers Association of America began its Manager of the Year awards in 1983 has there been a repeat winner.

MLB

NL WC: Hurdle discusses challenging night at home

10/1/13: Pirates manager Clint Hurdle was a busy man at home the night before his team's matchup with the Reds in the NL Wild Card Game