Lake Buena Vista, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed
right-handed pitcher Charlie Morton to a three-year contract with a club
option for 2017.
The deal is worth $21 million, according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
In his return from June 2012 Tommy John surgery, Morton went 7-4 with a 3.26
ERA across 20 starts in 2013.
The right-hander is 30-49 with a 4.70 ERA over 109 career games with the
Braves and Pirates.
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