Pirates acquired LHP Antonio Bastardo and cash considerations from the Mets for LHP Jon Niese.
According to Mike Puma of the New York Post, it "sounds like" the Mets might only pursue minor league deals to complete their bullpen.
Mets signed LHP Antonio Bastardo to a two-year, $12 million deal.
According to MLB Network's Jon Heyman, the Mets have signed left-hander Antonio Bastardo.
Robert Murray of BaseballEssential.com reports that the Blue Jays, Orioles, Dodgers and Mets are showing interest in Antonio Bastardo.
ESPN's Buster Olney reports that the Orioles and Mets are in talks with free agent reliever Antonio Bastardo.
ESPN's Jerry Crasnick hears that Antonio Bastardo wants a "Tony Sipp type deal in free agency."
Darren Wolfson of 1500 ESPN reports that the Twins have interest in free agent reliever Antonio Bastardo.
Robert Murray of BaseballEssential.com reports that the Cubs met with the agents of Antonio Bastardo on Tuesday.
Antonio Bastardo recorded his first save of the season after pitching a scoreless ninth inning in Wednesday's 5-2 victory over the Padres.
Pirates activated LHP Antonio Bastardo from the paternity leave list.
Pirates placed LHP Antonio Bastardo on the paternity leave list.
Pirates and LHP Antonio Bastardo avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $3.1 million contract.
Pirates acquired LHP Antonio Bastardo from the Phillies for LHP Joely Rodriguez.