Pirates Notebook: Bob Nutting Discusses Clubhouse Atmosphere, Getting Back to Winning

Pirates Notebook: Bob Nutting Discusses Clubhouse Atmosphere, Getting Back to Winning

BRADENTON, Fla. - Bob Nutting had his annual press conference with the media right before the start of Spring Training games, and as you might expect, the topic of the team comments from the last week came up. Nutting discussed the comments made by the players about the organization's communication, along with how close he feels the team is to winning. (Note: The interview was held before the Corey Dickerson trade, just to give some reference.)

"I think some of the comments were correct and fair," Nutting said. "I think they’re helping to build what we need to do, which is put the most important things up front to make sure we do have that winning culture, to make sure that we have the right tone in the clubhouse, that they’re focused on the right work. I think some of the comments that...

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