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 Post subject: Pirates hire new adviser
PostPosted: Fri Jan 16, 2009 7:05 pm 
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http://sports.espn.go.com/mlb/news/story?id=3838995

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Longtime baseball executive Bill Lajoie has joined the Pittsburgh Pirates as an adviser to general manager Neal Huntington on scouting, player evaluation and roster moves.

The 74-year-old has been in baseball for 56 years and previously worked as an adviser for the Los Angeles Dodgers, Boston Red Sox, Milwaukee Brewers and Atlanta Braves.

Lajoie spent 23 years in the Detroit organization and was the general manager of the Tigers team that won the World Series in 1984.

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 Post subject: Re: Pirates hire new adviser
PostPosted: Fri Jan 16, 2009 7:42 pm 
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Good move.


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 Post subject: Re: Pirates hire new adviser
PostPosted: Sat Jan 17, 2009 12:18 pm 
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I agree. A friend of mine from Livonia, Michigan was his neighbor.


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 Post subject: Re: Pirates hire new adviser
PostPosted: Sat Jan 17, 2009 3:19 pm 
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Az Bucco fan wrote:
I agree. A friend of mine from Livonia, Michigan was his neighbor.


Really? Then its a better move than I thought.

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