Rob Biertempfel reports that the Pittsburgh Pirates are interested in left-hander John Lannan. The lefty was recently non-tendered by the Washington Nationals, and Biertempfel speculates that he could take a… Read more
Earlier today Buster Olney had the following note about closer Joel Hanrahan in his daily article. If the Pirates are ready to trade Joel Hanrahan, the Dodgers are ready to discuss… Read more
A few updates on Russell Martin today. **Yesterday we heard a report that the Pirates offered $25 M over three years. Later we heard that amount was high. George A. King… Read more
The catching market is weak this year, and the top free agent is Russell Martin. Ken Rosenthal has an update on the interest in Martin, and notes that the Pittsburgh… Read more
Earlier today, Brandon McCarthy had the following tweet to Pirates closer Joel Hanrahan. https://twitter.com/BMcCarthy32/status/268800118239674368 McCarthy mentioning that he was in Pittsburgh sparked the instant speculation that he might be on… Read more
A look at the market for relievers through the free agent, non-tender, and trade markets.