Pirates sign 41-year-old pitcher

Bookmark and Share
Make text smaller Make text larger

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) – The Pittsburgh Pirates have reached agreement with 41-year-old pitcher Jose Contreras on a minor league contract.


The Pirates say Contreras is expected to report to camp today.


Contreras is recovering from surgery on his right elbow and will be doing rehabilitation work during spring training.


Contreras was 1-0 with a 5.27 ERA in 17 games for Philadelphia last year. The Cuban previously pitched for the Yankees, White Sox and Rockies.


Bookmark and Share Make text smaller Make text larger
comments powered by Disqus

Most Popular
What do you think?