Pirates in holding pattern over Miguel Sano

Pirates, Twins, Orioles have made offers Major League Baseball has continued their age and indentity investigation regarding top Dominican prospect Miguel Sano, which has put the Pirates in a holding pattern in trying to sign Sano. If Sano is found to be lying about his age, he will receive an automatic one year suspension but

Pirates, Twins to could make offers excess of $4.25 million to Miguel Sano

By John Perrotto The Pirates proved last year that they were finally willing to pay for top talent in the first-year player draft, shelling out a four-year, $6.335-million major-league contract to first-round pick Pedro Alvarez. Now the Pirates will try to make the same kind of statement on the international amateur free-agent market. Teams can

Market Picking Up: Yankees, Cardinals join the Miguel Cano sweepstakes

The signing period for international free agents begins July 2nd as MLB teams will be able to make official offers to highly touted Dominican prospect SS Miguel Sano. There has been a belief that the Pirates have the inside track to land Sano but it is not a foregone conclusion that Sano will sign with