Francisco Liriano signs with Pirates

Friday December 21st, 2012

Francisco Liriano Francisco Liriano has signed with the Pittsburgh Pirates. (Ed Zurga, Getty Images)

Pitcher Francisco Liriano has signed a two-year deal with the Pittsburgh Pirates worth $14 million, according to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. The contract means 2013 will be the first season in Liriano's seven-year pro career that he won't begin with the Minnesota Twins.

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