The Pirates will look to lay the groundwork for a potential trade for an outfielder at the General Managers' Meetings this week.
The 29-year-old was named to the Gold Glove team Sunday night following a season in which he made only one error in 124 games and 266 total chances.
Rick Eckstein is getting his second chance to be a major league hitting coach after being hired by the Pirates to replace Jeff Branson.
The Pirates hired Rick Eckstein as their hitting coach on Friday.
The projection of when Gregory Polanco will be able to play in 2019 varies widely.
The Pirates' number of players eligible for arbitration fell to three as catcher Ryan Lavarnway was dropped from the 40-man roster and elected free agency.
The Pirates' middle infield figures to have a decidedly different look in 2019, now that Jordy Mercer and Josh Harrison have hit free agency.
The Pirates did so little to improve their roster last winter that it drew the ire of both the players union and the fan base.
The Pirates did the expected Wednesday, declining the 2019 club options on Josh Harrison and Jung Ho Kang, which allowed the infielders to become free agents.
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