Pirates hire Cora, Bartee, Prince to coaching positions

PITTSBURGH (AP) The Pittsburgh Pirates have hired former major leaguer Joey Cora to serve as the team's infield and third base coach. Cora spent 11 seasons as an infielder for four clubs from 1987-98 and made the All-Star team in 1997 while playing for the Seattle Mariners. Cora served as the manager of Pittsburgh's Double-A affiliate, the Altoona Curve, in 2016. Cora led the...
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October 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Pirates make several coaching changes, hire Tom Prince as bench coach

On Saturday morning, the Pittsburgh Pirates officially announced several changes to the club’s big league coaching staff. With Pittsburgh missing the postseason for the first time since 2012 as a result of a poor performance in 2016, the franchise has elected to name Kimera Bartee as the club’s outfield, base running and first base coach while Joey Cora is slated to serve as...
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October 29, 2016

Pirates add Cora, Bartee, Prince to coaching staff

The Pittsburgh Pirates have named Kimera Bartee the outfield and baserunning/firs-base coach, Joey Cora the infield/third-base coach and Tom Prince the bench coach for the 2017 season. The announcement was made by Pirates executive vice president, general manager Neal Huntington.
October 29, 2016

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