Are Pittsburgh Pirates’ Extension Targets Worthy Of Long-Term Deals? March 11th, 2020, SIS Featured Perhaps it is a response to a second grievance filed against them by the Major League Baseball Players Association in a three-year span. Or perhaps they really feel they have a core group of players that they can build a contending team around. Whatever the case, the Pittsburgh Pirates are in talks for contract extensions with four players – per a report by The Athletic – right-hander Joe Musgrove, shortstop Kevin Newman, left fielder Bryan Reynolds and third base prospect Ke’Bryan Hayes. Click here to read the rest of the article on forbes.com.