Pittsburgh Pirates bench coach Jeff Banister has been hired as the manager of the Texas Rangers.
Everyone has a Jeff Banister story. How can you not?
A member of the Pirates organization for 29 years, bench coach Jeff Banister has been interviewing for open managerial positions this offseason and has reached the final three for the Texas Rangers position.
Pirates Bench Coach Jeff Banister has been with the organization for 28 years, and has held to deal with the losing streak for most of that time. He joined Starkey, Miller and Mueller to discuss what it’s like finally putting an end to the streak and what the teams goals are from here.