The Pirates have agreed to terms with six players on minor league contracts. Infielders Garrett Jones and Andy Phillips; and outfielder Jeff Salazar. relievers Denny Bautista, Juan Mateo and Chris Bootcheck. Bootcheck, 30, is a 6-foot-5, 210-pound right-hander who spent parts of the past five seasons with the Los Angeles Angels and posted a 6.04 ERA in 77 appearances, including a 10.13 ERA in 10 appearances this past season.
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