The Pittsburgh Pirates are one of the teams that have inquired on Emilio Bonifacio, according to Joel Sherman.

https://twitter.com/Joelsherman1/status/494866148190871552

Sherman mentions that the Cubs could also move a lefty reliever. The Pirates have been looking at lefty relievers, so it would make sense if they're in on that as well.

As far as Bonifacio, he's owed $2.5 M this year, and is a two month rental. It's hard to see why the Pirates would need him. He's a super utility player, but they have that with Josh Harrison. He could fill the role of a backup middle infielder, which is a position they've been looking at. Or maybe this is just to make sure he doesn't destroy the Pirates every time he plays them. He's having a career year, so it's hard to determine his value. Using...

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