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November 15th

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2010 Clint Hurdle, replacing John Russell, becomes the Pirates' sixth manager since 1992, their last winning season. The 53 year-old skipper, who managed the Rockies to the National League pennant in 2007, inherits a team that lost 105 games last season, and that has averaged 97 during the previous six campaigns
2015 Commissioner Bud Selig announces Petco Park will be the site of the All-Star Game in 2016, making it the first time that the same league will play host in consecutive seasons since Pittsburgh's PNC Park and San Francisco's AT&T Park were the venues in 2006-07. The contest will mark the third Midsummer Classic held in San Diego, following 1978 and 1992 games played at Jack Murphy Stadium.

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