Bo Porter Accepts Position With Nationals

Bo Porter, who is one of the remaining manager candidates who has interviewed with the Pittsburgh Pirates, accepted a job as the third base coach with the Washington Nationals, according to Bill Brink at the Post Gazette.  The move doesn’t necessarily mean Porter is out of the running for the job.  Carlos Tosca interviewed with the team after being named the new bench coach for the Atlanta Braves. Porter was said to be a...

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Pirates Plan to Talk to Clint Hurdle

It’s been almost three weeks since the Pittsburgh Pirates have interviewed anyone for their vacant manager position, leading to speculation that they could be waiting for a candidate who is in the playoffs.  No news came out when the Phillies and Yankees were eliminated, which focused that speculation on the San Francisco Giants and the Texas Rangers. Today we learned that the Pirates plan to talk to Clint Hurdle about their...

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Manager Notes: Samuel, Hurdle, Pena, Banister

Some updates on a fairly quiet manager search… -It was expected that the Pirates would interview Juan Samuel, although Bill Brink of the Post Gazette reports that Samuel hasn’t heard from the club, making it unlikely that he’s a candidate. -John Perrotto had a string of rumors and updates on Twitter.  He said that he thinks Jeff Banister will get the job (note that it was a prediction, not a reporting), that Tony...

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