Pirates To Extend Hurdle Through 2014
According to Rob Biertempfel on Twitter, the Pittsburgh Pirates will extend the contract of manager Clint Hurdle through the 2014 season, with an option for 2015.
#Pirates will extend Hurdle thru 2014 with option for 2015
— Rob Biertempfel (@BiertempfelTrib) February 18, 2013
UPDATE 12:29 PM According to Bill Brink, the Pirates are expected to announce the extension sometime this week.
UPDATE 1:28 PM Biertempfel has said that the official announcement will come either tomorrow or Wednesday, when team owner Bob Nutting visits camp.