Oakland Athletics sign former Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Osvaldo Bido

Nov 21, 2023, 11:45 AM

Osvaldo Bido #70 of the Pittsburgh Pirates pitches during the third inning against the Los Angeles ...

ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA - JULY 22: Osvaldo Bido #70 of the Pittsburgh Pirates pitches during the third inning against the Los Angeles Angels at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on July 22, 2023 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Michael Owens/Getty Images)

(Photo by Michael Owens/Getty Images)

The Oakland Athletics have signed right-handed pitcher Osvaldo Bido to a one-year contract.

Terms of the deal were not released when the team announced the move on Monday. Bido was not tendered by the Pirates on Friday, Nov. 17, paving the way for the A’s to step in.

Making his major league debut this past season, Bido started nine of his 16 appearances, going 2-5 with an ERA of 5.86. Also spending time with the Pirates Triple-A affiliate, the Indianapolis Indians, he posted a 3-4 record with a 4.16 ERA.

The 28-year-old pitcher was signed by the Pirates out of the Dominican Republic at the age of 21.

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