Who will the Pirates select with the first overall pick?
The Pirates shipped left-hander Zach Duke to the Diamondbacks for a player to be named later, according to MLB.com.
The Pirates announced today that former Rockies manager and Rangers hitting coach Clint Hurdle will be the teams next manager, according to ESPN.com.
The Pirates interviewed former Blue Jays manager John Gibbons for their managerial vanancy, according to MLB.com.
After failing to turn the free-falling Pirates around, manager John Russell has been relieved of his duties.