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.