Joe Kerrigan will return as the Pirates' pitching coach in 2010. The team will also employ a second pitching coach, whom Kerrigan will mentor throughout the season.  This is a pretty interesting strategy, one that attempts to create continuity for the pitching staff.  Management seems to be mimicking a football coaching staff, in which an assistant coach replaces his superior and keeps the same (or at least a similar) system in place.Great news....

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