If Frazier is added to the 40-man roster, he would get a one-year contract paying a $1.5 million wage whereas within the main leagues, as a part of the settlement introduced Friday.
Pittsburgh is in want of depth at each nook infield spots after buying and selling first baseman Josh Bell to Washington within the offseason. Colin Moran will transfer from third base to first full-time, with Ke’Bryan Hayes projected to begin at third.
The 35-year-old Frazier is a profession .242 hitter with 218 dwelling runs and 636 RBIs whereas taking part in for 5 groups, together with Cincinnati, the New York Mets and the New York Yankees. Frazier cut up time with Texas and the Mets in 2020, hitting .236 with 4 dwelling runs and 12 RBIs.
Frazier is anticipated to affix the Pirates in time to be on the sector for the primary day of exercises for place gamers on Monday.
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