The bid is reportedly just over $5 million.
The team will have 30 days to work out a contract. The Nexen Heroes of the Korean Baseball Organization, for whom Kang had played, will receive the posting fee if he signs. If not, no money chnages hands and Kang will continue to play in Korea.
Ten weeks after acquiring right-hander
Guilmet has pitched in 14 major league games, all in relief, and yielded 12 runs on 16 hits in 15 2/3 innings.
According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Hart will likely be the right-handed platoon option with Pedro Alvarez at first base. Hart has 160 homers in his 10-year career in the majors. Last season, he appeared in only 68 games due to injury, batting .203 with six home runs, nine doubles and 21 RBI.
"My elbow feels great," Taillon said. "Body feels great. It's a year just to work out and get stronger. My legs have gotten a lot stronger. Really, my whole body has gotten a lot stronger."
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