NL Manager of the Year
Clint Hurdle (Pittsburgh Pirates): The Pirates are leading the NL Central? The Pirates are leading the NL Central and fans can largely thank manager Clint Hurdle. Pittsburgh has missed the postseason every year since 1992 but appear on the brink of ending that drought in 2013. Since Hurdle took over at the beginning of the 2010 season the Bucs have been on the upswing and are now firing on all cylinders on both sides of the ball. They recently took 4 out of 5 games against the division-rival St. Louis Cardinals and looked poised for a strong late-season run. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
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