The Pirates signed Wood, who was recently released by the Nationals.
Yesterday we heard that the Pittsburgh Pirates were looking to add pitching, and that the 25-man roster wasn't set. Today, MLBTR reports that the Pirates have signed right handed pitcher Tim Wood, who was recently released by the Washington Nationals.
Wood has pitched two seasons in the majors, both with the Florida Marlins. In 2009 he pitched 22.1 innings, with a 2.82 ERA. Last year he didn't have the same success, with a 5.53 ERA in 27.2 innings. He didn't do much with his secondary numbers, with a 4.9 BB/9 ratio, and only a 3.3 K/9 ratio.
It's unknown if Wood is just in on a minor league deal, or if he will make the 25-man roster. It would seem strange to have him on the 25-man roster, as someone like Mic...
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