The Pirates continue to explore the free agent market but do they have their eye on retaining Doug Mientkiewicz. Read more for the latest up on Mientkiewicz.
Sources tell me the Pirates have officially made Doug Mientkiewicz a 1 year offer with the option of a second year. It is believed Mientikiewicz seeks a guaranteed second year but does have interest in re-signing with the Pirates. The Tampa Bay Rays, Oakland A’s and Kansas City Royals have been rumored to have made early inquiries.