PITTSBURGH — Aramis Ramirez is headed back to the Pittsburgh Pirates after they acquired the veteran third baseman from the Milwaukee Brewers.
The Pirates got Ramirez on Thursday for minor league pitcher Yhonathan Barrios.
The trade came 12 years to the day after the Pirates sent Ramirez to the Chicago Cubs.
The 37-year-old Ramirez, a three-time All-Star, is hitting .247 with 11 home runs and 42 RBIs in what he says is his final season.
The contending Pirates, who will...