Originally written on PRO Rumors  |  Last updated 10/23/14
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According to a source close to Paul Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the Pittsburgh Pirates have shown “preliminary interest” in right handed pitcher Aaron Cook. He adds that at least half-dozen teams have checked on Cook. Brink says that after declining Paul Maholm's option, the team will try to add some rotation depth. The Rockies declined Cook's $11 million option for 2012 as well. In 2011, Cook was 3-10 with a 6.03 ERA in 97 innings throughout 18 games, 17 starts with the Colorado Rockies. Image by Eric Kilby under the Creative Commons License.
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