Mark Bowden reports that the Pirates have claimed right-handed pitcher Chris Resop off waivers from the Atlanta Braves.
UPDATE (7:00 PM): The Pirates have also claimed Chan Ho Park from the Yankees. To make room for Park and Resop, the team designated Steven Jackson for assignment and placed Steve Pearce on the 60-day disabled list.
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Matt has covered the Pirates at Wait ‘Til Next Year, Pittsburgh Lumber Co. and now Pirates Prospects. He served as Pirates team expert for Heater Magazine in 2009 and 2010 and has contributed to Graphical Player 2009, 2010 and 2011. Matt was also the editor of the 2011 and 2012 Pirates Prospects Annuals.