Ivan Nova RUMORS & NEWS

  • Agent: Nova has offers in 3-year, $36-million range

    Hardball Talk "According to Jim Bowden of ESPN, Pirates’ starter Ivan Nova is in line for a three-year, $36 million offer similar to the one J.A. Happ took with the Blue Jays prior to the 2016 season. Nova’s agent, Greg Genske, confirmed that they’d been receiving offers in that range, though he didn’t name any..." November 14

  • Pirates discussing long-term deal with Nova

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "The Pirates have made two contract offers to right-hander Ivan Nova, who will reach free agency after this season, according to sources. Nova, 29, joined the Pirates in a trade with the New York Yankees at the non-waiver deadline in exchange for two players to be named later — minor league..." September 23

  • Pirates, Yankees Complete Ivan Nova Trade

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Pirates and Yankes have completed the mid-summer swap that sent Ivan Nova to Pittsburgh, per an announcement. Outfielder Tito Polo and lefty Stephen Tarpley are headed to New York in the swap as the players to be named later. As MLBTR’s Charlie Wilmoth recently examined, Nova has been..." August 30

  • Pirates' Ivan Nova: Sunday start interrupted by hamstring discomfort

    CBS Sports "Nova was pulled from Sunday's start against the Brewers after six innings due to left hamstring discomfort. Nova cruised through six frames, surrendering only one run on three hits and no walks while striking out four batters over an economical 75 pitches." August 28

  • Ivan Nova to make Pirates debut Saturday

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "Ivan Nova knew what he was getting into. He signed as an amateur with the New York Yankees one year after Francisco Cervelli, and they came up through the minors together. He and Francisco Liriano are from San Cristobal in the Dominican Republic and are close. As Nova joined and Liriano left,..." August 03

  • Pirates To Acquire Ivan Nova

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Pirates have reached a deal to acquire Ivan Nova from the Yankees, reports FanRag’s Jon Heyman (on Twitter). MLB.com’s Jonathan Mayo tweets that the Yankees will get a player to be named later. " August 01

  • Yankees have pushed Ivan Nova in talks, report says

    Newark Star-Ledger "A Yankees pitcher is reportedly involved in trade rumors, and this time his name isn't Aroldis Chapman. ESPN's Buster Olney reported that rival executives said the Yankees have thrust Ivan Nova into recent trade discussions." July 25