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From the archive: The Pirates will never win another World Series in my lifetime

This year’s World Series is now over, and no, the Pirates were nowhere close to making it. They had the worst record in the majors this season at 19-41.

The Buccos haven’t won a World Series since 1979.

Will they ever win another one in your lifetime?

Cory Giger says no, unless one highly improbable thing happens. Check out his thoughts below.

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Cory Giger is a 15-year veteran of the Penn State beat and a journalist with 28 years of experience. He has won more than 100 state and national journalism awards during his career, plus he's a voter for the Heisman Trophy in football and Wooden Award in basketball.

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