October 2019 - Pittsburgh Pirates Wiretap

Pirates Fire Neal Huntington; Name Travis Williams Team President

Oct 28, 2019 9:44 PM

The Pittsburgh Pirates have continued their offseason shake-up by firing executive vice president and general manager Neal Huntington, the team announced Monday.

The Pirates also announced the hiring of Travis Williams as the team's new president. He will replace Frank Coonelly, who was fired last week.


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Pirates Planning To Fire Neal Huntington

Oct 28, 2019 9:36 AM

The Pittsburgh Pirates are planning to fire Neal Huntington, according to a report.

They are expected to make an official announcement by Monday afternoon.

Huntington has held the position since Sept. 25, 2007. When owner Bob Nutting fired Clint Hurdle as manager earlier this offseason, he expressed confidence in Huntington's leadership.

Travis Williams begin his new role as president of the club on Monday.

Jason Mackey/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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