The Pirates made two additions in the Rule 5 draft today that could help their bullpen in the short-term and long-term. We still don't know whether the team is going to be buying or selling this offseason, and Neal Huntington didn't give any hints today with his public comments.

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I'll have more on that subject tomorrow, but the summary is that I wouldn't take his comments here at face value. I think they have an idea of what direction they're headed in, and I don't think it benefits them to make that direction public before any moves are made. We'll find out the direction eventually, but we won't get a sneak preview.

Regardless of what the Pirates do with the overall team, they took a step closer today to having a good bullpe...

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