Sources: Pirates hire Cherington as new GM

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Sources: Pirates hire Cherington as new GM
Sources: Pirates hire Cherington as new GM

ESPN News Services The Pittsburgh Pirates have hired Ben Cherington as their new general manager, according to multiple reports and confirmed by ESPN. Cherington served as GM of the Boston Red Sox for four years, winning the World Series in 2013. He stepped down as Red Sox GM during the 2015 season, after Dave Dombrowski was named Boston's new president of baseball operations. In September 2016, Cherington was hired by the Toronto Blue Jays to be their vice president of baseball operations under general manager Ross Atkins. The Pirates announced a noon ET Monday news conference to announce a new general manager but did not identify their hire. Cherington takes over in Pittsburgh for executive

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