Short hops

Short hops

• Several teams have inquired about hard-throwing lefty reliever Justin Wilson and the Pirates have been willing to listen, according to Fox Sports.

• Clint Hurdle, the 2013 National League Manager of the Year, will have his interview session with the media gathered at the Winter Meetings on Wednesday afternoon.

• The Pirates announced Tuesday that new 13-game ticket plans are on sale for 2014. There are Saturday, Sunday and weekday plans, which the club says will allow fans the opportunity to purchase tickets for the most in-demand contests.