Pirates Release Veteran Right-Hander JoseContreras

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Pirates Release Veteran Right-Hander JoseContreras
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This could be the end of the road for Jose Contreras. The 41-year-old right-hander was released by the Pirates this afternoon in order to clear a spot on the 40-man roster for right-hander Charlie Morton, who is making his return from Tommy John surgery today against the Giants.

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