Ryan Vogelsong Signs 1-Year Deal with Pirates
The Pittsburgh Pirates have announced the signing of free agent starting pitcher Ryan Vogelsong.
— Pittsburgh Pirates (@Pirates) December 18, 2015
The deal with be worth a base of $2 million with incentives, as reported by Travis Sawchik of the Pittsburgh-Tribune Review.
Vogelsong contract is one year for $2 million base, up to $3m in incentives, according to source
— Travis Sawchik (@Sawchik_Trib) December 18, 2015
Ryan Vogelsong had a 4.67 era in 135 innings for the San Francisco Giants in 2015. Vogelsong has been a bit inconsistent for the last five seasons with the Giants. The Pirates will hope to capture some of what Vogelsong offered in 2011 and 2012.