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Insider Only Pirates looking at Oakland for outfield options

The Pittsburgh Pirates have had preliminary discussions with the Oakland A’s about both

Josh Willingham and David DeJesus. DeJesus Is batting just .226 with 5 home runs and 26 RBI’s in what has been a down year. DeJesus whose not known for power, hit .318 last season in 90 games. He’s a .284 career hitter and is making $6 million this season with a $300,000 buyout
Willingham, 32, is also being looked at as a trade target, according to Buster Olney of ESPN. Willingham is batting .247 with 12 home runs and 46 RBI’s this year. Willingham is a career .262 hitter and is on a one year $6 million deal in Oakland

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