Pirates hire Bill Livesey as adviser
PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Pirates have hired Bill Livesey as senior adviser to general manager Neal Huntington.
The 72-year-old Livesey worked most recently as a scout with the Yankees from 2008-11, his second stint with the team. He also worked with the organization from 1978-95, holding several positions, including vice president of player development and scouting.
The Pirates finished 79-83 last season, enduring a horrific collapse in which they stumbled from 16 games over. ...
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