Pirates General Manager Neal Huntington feels strongly in the direction that his major league club has gone under Manager Clint Hurdle, and while they aren’t all the way where they want to be, he was happy enough with the results to reward Hurdle with a new contract.
Pirates owner Bob Nutting joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sports Radio 93.7 The FAN to talk about the direction of his organization.
Joe Starkey of Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sports Radio 93.7 The FAN sat down with Pirates Owner Bob Nutting today to talk about his decision to retain his front office staff.
It wasn’t that long ago the Pirates were a shining light in the Pittsburgh summer sun. But it certainly isn’t what Pittsburgh Pirates baseball feels like tonight and Nutting says the best record in 20 years isn’t good enough.
The Pirates were in this same position one year ago. In fact, they took the Central Division lead late into July. Then, a complete collapse. They went 19-43 the rest of the way to ensure their 19th straight losing season, a North American record.
The Pittsburgh Pirates have been playing baseball in this town for 126 years; yet this year, something feels a little bit different.
Members of the Baldwin High School girl’s softball team thought they might miss out on competing at a tournament in South Carolina, but the Pittsburgh Pirates have come to the rescue.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — The six-year, $51.5-million dollar contract offered to Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen was made official Tuesday afternoon.
Let’s be real clear here, Mike Wallace will be catching passes in Pittsburgh next fall. There is no way the Steelers let him go to New England or any other team in the NFL.
Pittsburgh Pirates president Frank Coonelly is facing driving under the influence charges after he was reportedly pulled over in Ross Township late last year.
The Pittsburgh Tribune Review’s Dejan Kovacevic joins Seibel, Starkey, and Miller to talk about the moves the Pirates need to make before the upcoming trade deadline.
Chances are a year ago, when the Pirates had basically already eliminated themselves from contention by the All-star break, you weren’t hearing Pirates owner Bob Nutting say anything close to this: “Oh it’s been fantastic, obviously tremendously exciting season so far,” Nutting said. “This team has come out every day ready to play, playing hard and just putting an exciting show on.”
Pirates fans are excited about the team’s first winning season going into the All-Star break since 1992; but what does the team’s chairman think about the Bucs? Pirates Chairman Bob Nutting told 93-7 The Fan’s Vinnie & Cook that he’s committed to putting a championship caliber product on the field.
Forbes’ annual report finds the average value of Major League Baseball teams has increased seven percent from last year to an all-time high of $523 million.
I’m not one to share my opinion, but since you asked…