RHP Josh Stinson signed a minor league contract with the Pirates on Oct. 23, and he received a non-roster invitation to spring training. Stinson, 26, had no decisions and a 6.23 ERA in eight appearances for the Orioles this year before he was removed from the 40-man roster in June. He went 5-5 with one save and a 5.48 ERA in 22 games (13 starts) for Triple-A Norfolk.