zentel worm medicine for adults for sale stilnox 12.5mg south africa alendronate sodium long term side effects cialis india online cordarone 200 mg prices caffeine content of drinks soft drinks bayer house levitra generic xanax overdose treatment westhroid for thyroid cefalexina para que sirve furosemide 40 mg diuretic pictures tadacip in the us pain pills from canada viagra online in ireland buy sildenafil citrate india healthy man radio commercial viagra for sale in australia erectile dysfunction treatment canada companys that sell viagra latisse for eyebrows buy levitra tofranil drug information minocycline 100 mg capsules acne tramadol side effects medications mayo clinic online viagra genuine retirides otc stocks www onlinepharmacy imigran gelap indonesia where to purchase cortisone injections mexican pharmacy no prescription ronova online pharmacy no rx cialis generic pay with paypal canada drug store viagra rxlist drug information medication foreign pharmacies venlafaxine 75mg cap epogen dosing glucovance 500 5 paxil for anxiety and panic uroxatral generics viagra tablets for sale propecia 1 or 5 mg real viagra online canada dyazide 37 5 25 capreol prevacid pills pharmacie jean coutu quebec pjc differin gel 0.3 price nizoral shampoo 2 walgreens vimax pills in malaysia celexa side effects medication insomnia paxil generic buy motilium no prescription propecia finasteride 1 mg purple viagra pills viagra echeck accepted medication diovan generic name flonase nasal spray dosage cialis canadian no presciption cialis lilly letrozole for sale online combien je prend de viagra femme elavil dosage for insomnia hoodia p57 ingredients generika franchise philippines food depakote er side effects nimesulide side effects patients etodolac side effects doctor ambien addiction treatment kamagra usa secnidazole indications depakote side effects weight gain tamsulosin hcl 0.4 mg capsule what is it for clomifene tablets buy lamictal bipolar lamotrigine ordering metformin canada cleocin hcl 150mg capsules anxiety mebendazole 100mg over the counter online pharmacy for valium cialis c20 online can you get high off amitriptyline rxdrugstore phentermine pills does metformin interfer with tramadol microcidal tablets under $100 buy z pak no prescription cymbalta coupons antidepressant metallica one lyrics justice can erythromycin cause miscarriage lasix 100 silagra side effects how to buy generic proscar kann man kamagra in der apotheke kaufen pulmicort nebulizer dosage combo packs viagra cialis augmentin antibiotic shopping canada z pack overstock drugstore buy seroquel without prescription sinequanone robe losartan potassium 50mg ovral for emergency contraception ativan lorazepam shelf life clavulanic acid over the counter levitra on line sale what is optimmune dogs samonas sound therapy reviews cialis soft single viagra pills map of abana river captopril 25mg brand viagra 150mg viagra srbija prodaja keppra side effects hair loss aliviosin indometacina supositorios bay cialis fast shipping dostinex buy etodolac 400 mg dose en espanol naproxen 500 mg dose permethrin insecticide 10 betneval lotion prednisone for poison ivy dosage norlevo effectiveness of flu distributor propecia di indonesia ativan lorazepam 1mg vardenafil 20mg side effects viagra malaysia ceftin side effects doctor cicloferon 400 stilnox 10mg sleep zolpidem dosage unisom overdose fatal accutane lawsuit settlements 2014 walmart pharmacy viagra vitamix vs blendtec consumer reports cialas viagra for sale canada albuterol side effects in infants altace blood pressure medicine side effects estrofem usage ranitidine 300 mg twice a day cialis information cialis dose levothyroxine 100 mcg buy vosteran removal instructions trazadone mastercard where to buy minocycline buy tinidazole online oristat pills benadryl ingredients label viagra livraison point relais retirides 0 05 cockapoo rescue michigan amlodipine side effects side effects can you buy phenergan online minocycline hydrochloride 100 mg antabuse medication side effect of eltroxin tablets lopid medications indian cialis tadalafil inhouse pharmacy biz orlistat generico predam orig cialis buy ocuvir cream toradol dosage for children synthroid no prescription medication prilosec otc ingredients avodart side effects in women caverta 100mg tablets metallica tour 2015 united states unisom natural nights and pregnancy tadalafil cipla new healthly man viagra on line best price reviews buy cheap doxycycline buy finasteride in singapore how to take cytotec indocin 25mg capsules disgrasil orlistat 120mg uk clopidogrel bisulfate generic for plavix levitra online amex 50 mg amatriptyline cheap levamisole dewormer goats fosamax side effects osteoporosis advantage one federal credit union southgate restonite ambien addiction prednisone side effects in humans tadalafil online no prescription where can i order some doxcycline buy pain pills online verapamil er 120mg cap norvasc 10mg medication adderall weight loss in adults reminyl 8 mg viamedic complaints against companies torsemide 20 mg tablets venlafaxine hcl er 37.5 mg cap xenical orlistat side effects finasterid buy london staxyn genericprice aspirin 100 mg what is super active cialis lopid 600 mg side effects cialis italia gratis prinivil side effects medication apetamin ingredients in mayonnaise haloperidol decanoate injection package insert tadalafil italiano potassium permanganate betnovate scalp application staxyn 10 mg coupons levitra odt awc canadian pharmacies femara generic side effects retin a micro website lorinol tablets with windows macrobid and pregnancy side effects starcef cefixime dosage comprar neovisc accutane side effects long term mayo clinic sildegra nedir dictionarist buy otc zoloft trazodone 50mg side effects zyvox coupon with insurance furosemide dosage nolvadex cycles viagra us pharmacy online baclofen 10mg tablets withdrawal symptoms 5mg cialis by mail from a us company proviron steroids will viagra work after you ejaculate cheap valtrex pills 3 day delivery ketorolac tromethamine injections amoxicillin for eye infection in dogs pay by check celebrex side effects in women tablete za kontracepciju diane 35 like viagra healtyman viagra dosage prednisone 5mg for dogs xenical 120mg order z pak online vitamin d deficiency symptoms bones cheap hydrocodone in cananda viagra melbourne sublingual gland histology zetia medication reviews generic cialis reviews lortab 7.5mg liquid milanuncios oferta de empleo pariet rabeprazole sodium side effects maxalt migraine medication infants motrin ingredients trimetabol sirop de visine doxrid doxycycline on line sifrol 0 125cc bentyl 10mg information liquidex bodybuilding workouts ezetimibe simvastatin generic for zocor gupisone 20 side effects colchicine from canada revatio 20mg buy online what is toradol pain medication free samples of viagra in the mail famciclovir dosage for cats diflucan side effects in infants lotrel 5 20 side effects generic phentermine 37.5 side effects diprosone buy no prescription sominex sleep aid coupons is lidoderm patch for back pain prinivil side effects lisinopril drug ivermectin side effects for dogs cheap tadifil online propecia bestellen 5mg fungsi piroxicam
Home MLB News More Housecleaning: Jim Tracy, Others, Fired by Pirates

Like Shoot to Thrill - An AC/DC Tribute on Facebook!

An authentic tribute of AC/DC that covers the best of the Bon Scott era and the best of Brian Johnson's material

Who's Online?

We have 909 guests online

Atom RSS

More Housecleaning: Jim Tracy, Others, Fired by Pirates PDF Print E-mail
User Rating: / 0
PoorBest 
Written by Maury Brown   
Friday, 05 October 2007 14:23
Pittspurgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates General Manager Neal Huntington announced Friday that Jim Tracy has been relieved of his duties as the club's manager. In addition, the Pirates announced that Senior Director of Player Development Brian Graham, Senior Director of Scouting Ed Creech and Director of Baseball Operations Jon Mercurio have also been relieved of their duties.

"Since my appointment as General Manager I have worked diligently to gather information about the inner-workings of the organization. After a systematic evaluation of that information, I have come to the difficult conclusion that to transform the culture and to chart the course for future success, these changes needed to be made," said Huntington. "These decisions have been difficult because I respect these individuals as family men, as good baseball people and as professionals. However, I felt that to successfully implement our philosophies, visions and systems there needed to be a change in focus, direction and leadership."

"Moving forward we will take the same diligent, systematic approach to finding the best person to fill each of these key leadership positions," added Huntington. "We will work exhaustively to put in place an outstanding leadership team to implement our vision and to evaluate, sign, develop and retain elite talent on and off the field."

The 51-year-old Tracy was named Pittsburgh's Manager on Oct. 21, 2005. Tracy posted a 135-189 record (.417 winning percentage) in his two seasons with the Pirates. He guided the Bucs to a 67-95 record in 2006 and a 68-94 record in 2007 as the team lost 13 of its last 15 games. In his seven years as a Major League manager, Jim Tracy has posted a 562-572 record (.496 winning percentage).

Graham, 47, spent the past six seasons overseeing Pittsburgh's Minor League system after being hired on Dec. 3, 2001. Mercurio, 42, completed his 20th season with the Pirates organization, his 12th as a member of the baseball operations staff. Creech, 55, spent the last six seasons with Pittsburgh after being named the club's Scouting Director on Nov. 20, 2001.

The Pirates also announced that Assistant General Manager Doug Strange will now serve the club as a Special Assistant to General Manager Neal Huntington.

"Doug's experience as a player, the type of player he was, the type of person he is and his experience as a respected talent evaluator on the amateur and professional levels makes him a quality complement to me and the other special assistants to the General Manager," said Huntington. "I am pleased Doug has chosen to accept this new challenge."

"I fully support Neal's decisions and share in his opinion that these changes were necessary to provide a new direction for the baseball operations department," said Pirates President Frank Coonelly. "We are now fully engaged in putting together a new leadership team that will implement our vision for the Club's future. I am confident that we will attract outstanding baseball professionals to these open positions who will institute the systems, principles and philosophies necessary for us to acquire, develop, retain and teach our young players. Although the challenges that we face to restore the pride of the Pirates are real, I firmly believe that we are well on our way to changing the culture of the organization."

"I want to thank Jim, Jon, Ed and Brian for their dedicated service to the Pirates and wish them well in their future endeavors in baseball," added Coonelly.


Maury Brown

Maury Brown is the founder and president of the Business of Sports Network, which includes The Biz of Baseball, The Biz of Football and The Biz of Basketball (The Biz of Hockey will be launching shortly). He is also a contributor to Baseball Prospectus contributed to the 2007 Pro Football Prospectus and is an available freelance writer.

He looks forward to your comments via email and can be contacted here

 
 
Banner

Poll

Should MLB Force Jeffery Loria to Sell the Marlins?