Comments on: Pirates Sign Jose Contreras Your best source for news on the Pittsburgh Pirates and their minor league system. Mon, 12 Jan 2015 03:24:00 +0000 hourly 1 By: wkkortas Mon, 25 Feb 2013 15:19:39 +0000 If nothing else, you gotta admire a guy who has Tommy John surgery when he’s over 40. That’s persistence.