Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports reports that the Pirates and starting pitcher Charlie Morton have agreed to a three-year, $21 million contract extension.
Pittsburgh will tender a contract to Charlie Morton.
Charlie Morton limited the Cardinals to two runs over 5 2/3 innings but took a loss in Monday's NLDS Game 4.
Charlie Morton gave up three runs over 4 1/3 innings against the Reds on Saturday.
Charlie Morton blanked the Cubs for seven innings in a no-decision Monday,
Charlie Morton received a no-decision despite tossing a gem Wednesday, holding the Padres to one run over eight frames in the Pirates' loss.
Charlie Morton pitched decently in a no-decision against the Cubs on Friday, surrendering three runs on four hits over his five innings of work.
Charlie Morton (foot) expects to start this Friday.
Charlie Morton is dealing with plantar fasciitis in his left foot.
Charlie Morton (left foot) hopes to rejoin the Pirates on Tuesday and throw a bullpen session on Wednesday.
Charlie Morton left Sunday's start against the Cardinals due to a left foot injury.
Charlie Morton left Sunday's start against the Cardinals due to an undisclosed injury.
Charlie Morton allowed just an unearned run over 6 2/3 innings of a win against the Brewers on Wednesday.
Charlie Morton fired 7 2/3 innings of one-run ball in Friday's victory against the Giants.