The Bucs signed infielder Anderson Hernandez to a minor league deal today (including a spring training invite). Hernandez is a very light-hitting utility infielder – he’ll probably just be minor league depth.
In other news, you have to check out this holiday e-card thing on the Pirates’ website. It’s strange but good for a few laughs.
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The Pittsburgh Pirates have agreed to terms with infielder Anderson Hernandez, per a team press release. Hernandez, a switch hitter, has 643 career at-bats in the majors, with a .241/.300/.314 line. He spent the 2011 season with Houston’s AAA affiliate, hitting for a .300/.366/.400 line in 510 at-bats. Hernandez has spent most of his career at shortstop, but also has played second...
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The Pirates on Wednesday signed infielder Anderson Hernandez to a Minor League contract that includes an invitation to Spring Training. Hernandez is now the ninth non-roster player to be invited to Pittsburgh's big league camp.