Pirates Lose Wil Ledezma To Blue Jays

Roughly two weeks ago, the Pirates designated left-handed reliever Wilfredo Ledezma for assignment.

The Bucs found out today that Ledezma is no longer going to be with the team in 2011.  Toronto claimed Ledezma off waivers today. 

Ledezma showed some heat last season coming out of the bullpen.  His peripheal numbers looked good with a 10.1K/9 and 2.7 BB/9, but he was far from effective in his relief role. 

This winter Ledezma struggled to regain his form after signing a split contract that would have paid him $700,000 if he was on the big league club, while just $300,000 if he was with Indianapolis.

His less than impressive numbers this winter:  

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