Pirates sign a gardener from Indians AL BAT


Lonnie Chisenhall

Lonnie Chisenhall

| AP

The organization of Pirates of Pittsburgh he signed the gardener Lonnie Chisenhall for a year and 2.75 million dollars, according to information by Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic.

According to the same Rosenthal, the amount of the agreement can increase depending on the development and paper that Chisenhall You can have the team, earning 250 thousand additional dollars for every 50 appearances in the home, when it is between 250 and 400, then it will be 500 thousand dollars for every 50 appearances of 400 to 600 appearances.

Chisenhall would have space since the beginning of the season, since Gregory Polando's right gardener is expected to lose time due to shoulder surgery.

Although he served mainly as a gardener for the Cleveland Indians since 2015, Chisenhall was presented as a third base and played 341 games in the hot corner throughout his eight Big League league season.

The 30-year-old pelotero was only 29 games in 2018, as an inconvenience in the calf did not let him rest. Despite its ailments, Chisenhall has had excellent offensive appearances, since in the last three seasons he hit .291 / .347 / .468 with 21 home runs and 48 doubles in more than 237 games.

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