Stargell rejoins Pirates

March 1997
Jet;03/03/97, Vol. 91 Issue 15, p49
Reports on the decision to make Hall-of-Famer Willie Stargell an assistant to General Manager Cam Bonifay of the Pittsburgh Pirates. His new responsibilities; His career in baseball.


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