Originally posted on Where Is Andy Van Slyke  |  Last updated 12/2/11
Chris Capuano will sign with the Dodgers for two years and $10 million, Jim Bowden reported today. Capuano was somebody that I think a lot of us were hoping would end up with the Pirates. You can see that that's a very reasonable deal and as a lefty that can strike guys out, he's something the Pirates don't really have right now. I'm not really sure what the club's goal is with the rotation this winter. As near as I could tell, they didn't even express a ton of interest in Capuano, who would've been a nice fit and a decent value even at, say, $7 million a year instead of five. This rotation needs help, and the guys that they seem most likely to sign right now (Francis and Cook, the ex-Rockies) won't give the help they need. Hopefully, Huntington's got something else up his sleeve for next week's meetings. Possibly in that vein, Rob Biertempfel tweeted today that the Bucs are interested in Wei-Yei Chen and Tsyoshi Wada. Chen is the more interesting of the two to me. He's Taiwanese an...
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