View Full Version : Pirates Sign Jose Contreras

02-24-2013, 12:05 AM

Although spring training is officially under way, there are still players finding homes with new teams for the 2013 season, including pitcher Jose Contreras (http://bleacherreport.com/jose-contreras), who was signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates (http://bleacherreport.com/pittsburgh-pirates) on Saturday.

The right-handed Contrerasí signing, which was a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training, was announced via the teamís official Twitter (https://twitter.com/Pirates/status/305475084762628096) feed:

Pittsburgh Pirates ✔ @Pirates The @Pirates (https://twitter.com/Pirates) have signed RHP Jose Contreras to a minor league contract with an invite to spring training.
12:31 AM - 24 Feb 13 (https://twitter.com/Pirates/statuses/305475084762628096)