At last month's Piratefest, Pirates Prospects and some of the other leading Pirate blogs, were able to have a backstage interview with Paul Maholm, Neal Huntington, and Frank Coonelly. It was a great event, but I was left with a ton of questions still on my page and felt that some answers needed more detail.
To that end, Pirates Prospects was able to secure a follow-up interview with team President, Frank Coonelly. Mr. Coonelly was kind enough to give us some of his time while at Spring Training this week.
Kevin Creagh: For our readers that may not be familiar, can you explain your day-to-day responsibilities as President?
Frank Coonelly: Great question, and one that I am asked often. I am responsible for running the day-to-day operations of the Club. That means, among other things, that I am responsible for getting the right people in the positions of leadership and providing them with the tools necessary for them to make us successful. ...