Pinellas Park hires ex-Ray Seth McClung to coach girls basketball



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Tue. July 27, 2010 | Bob Putnam | Email

Seth McClung, who pitched for the Rays in two stints from 2003 to 07, has been hired as the new girls basketball coach at Pinellas Park.

McClung, a fifth-round pick of the Rays in 1999, pitched as a starter and reliever. He was traded to the Brewers on July 27th, 2007 for Grant Balfour. He stayed there for two seasons before signing a minor league contract with the Marlins in February. He was released in March and is hoping to to make it back to the big leagues.

He is taking over a Patriots team that went 0-15 last season. McClung already has started conditioning and is trying to encourage more girls to come out for basketball. He also is trying to beef up the schedule.


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