Clint Hurdle says Pirates have talent
PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Pirates thought they were interviewing Clint Hurdle. Turns out he was interviewing them as well.
As the Pirates asked him about his managerial style, Hurdle quizzed ownership and management about their plans to turn around one of the least-successful franchises in the four major pro sports. He liked the answers and, despite some of his close friends' misgivings, he liked a job that some in baseball would be hesitant to take.
Hurdle, hired Monday as the ...
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