All posts tagged "contract extension"

  • News and Rumors
    Pirates Are Trying to Extend Gregory Polanco

    Last year the Pittsburgh Pirates tried to extend Gregory Polanco during the early part of the season, but...

  • Top Stories
    Pirates Give Charlie Morton a Three Year Extension

      The Pirates have extended Charlie Morton for three years. (Photo Credit: David Hague) Jeff Passan of...

  • News and Rumors
    Pirates Open to Discussing an Extension With Neil Walker

    Jon Morosi reports that Neal Huntington says the Pittsburgh Pirates are open to discussing an extension with...

  • Transactions
    Pirates Extend Jose Tabata for Six Years

    According to Enrique Rojas of ESPN, the Pittsburgh Pirates have extended outfielder Jose Tabata for six years and at least $14.75 M guaranteed.  The team also has option years for the 2017, 2018, and 2019 seasons, which would make the contract a total of nine years and $37.25 M.  Tabata would have...

  • Analysis
    Pirates Insisting On At Least Five Years of McCutchen

    The Pirates want at least five years in an extension with McCutchen. Last week we heard from Dejan Kovacevic that the Pittsburgh Pirates and Andrew McCutchen are currently in talks about extending the young center fielder.  Today, Jon Heyman of Sports Illustrated has an update on those extension talks.  Heyman posted the...

  • Analysis
    Any McCutchen Extension Needs to Include FA Years

    The Pirates are discussing an extension with McCutchen. The Pittsburgh Pirates and center fielder Andrew McCutchen are discussing a contract extension, according to Dejan Kovacevic.  Kovacevic mentions that it wasn't clear when the two sides started negotiating, and that neither side would comment on the negotiations. Overall this shouldn't be a huge...

  • Analysis
    What Would Paul Maholm Be Worth?

    Maholm is open to an extension, but what is he worth? A lot of trade rumors have surrounded Paul Maholm this off-season.  The left hander is entering the final year of his three year contract with the Pittsburgh Pirates, earning $5.75 M this year.  He also has an option in 2012 for...

  • Analysis
    The Market for McCutchen is Set

    The Reds extended Jay Bruce, which could help set the value of McCutchen. I've talked a lot about Andrew McCutchen this off-season, both in terms of the possibility that he could be a Super Two player following the 2011 season, as well as what it could cost to extend him and buy...

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