Pirates Sign Cervelli to 3 Year $31 Million Extension

On Tuesday the Pirates agreed to a 3 year, $31 million extension for the catcher. He was set to a free agent at the end of this season and will be signed through the 2019 season.

The Pirates have locked up their entire core through the 2019 season. Also, this gives the team some cost certainty which allows more flexibility when making moves in the future.

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