Tomo Ohka will not be a Pittsburgh Pirate in the 2007 season, according to Dejan of the PG.
The pitcher will be seeking a one-year deal with a team in hopes of a larger salary and a shot at more in free agency in the 2008 market. So he has broken off all talks with teams that have offered two-year deals at this point, which includes the Bucs.
Also: The Adam LaRoche love affair continues. The Trib offers a feature piece today on the slugging first baseman. It's a nice read.