Barmes deal makes no sense for Bucs 

November, 21, 2011
11/21/11
11:52
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Time to catch up on a few deals from the last few days.

The Pittsburgh Pirates giving two years and $10.5 million to Clint Barmes was the head-scratcher of the week, as Pirates fans must have felt like they were being haunted by the ghost of Pat Meares.