TribLIVE

| Sports


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Pirates to tender contracts to five players

Pirates/MLB Videos

Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2007
 

Pirates general manager Neal Huntington today said the team will tender contracts to all five of its arbitration-eligible players.

Freddy Sanchez, Adam LaRoche, Xavier Nady and John Grabow each are in their second year of arbitration eligibility. Jose Bautista is eligible for the first time.

Any eligible player who is not tendered by midnight tomorrow becomes a free agent.

Last season, the Pirates tendered eight players and wound up negotiating one-year contracts with each of them before the arbitration hearings began.

 

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Pirates

  1. Pirates trade Davis to A’s for international signing bonus money
  2. Pirates notebook: Autographs to come at a cost at PirateFest
  3. Pirates enter Plan B with Martin off market
  4. Pirates star McCutchen marries in private ceremony
  5. Pirates cut ties with Davis, clearing path for Alvarez to play first base
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.