Source: Craig Calcaterra, NBC Sports
In addition to the Cardinals signing Jhonny Peralta, another NL Central team is looking for a shortstop:
The Pirates are one of eight teams to check in on free agent SS Rafael Furcal, according to his agent
— Travis Sawchik (@Sawchik_Trib) November 25, 2013
Eight teams on a 36 year-old shortstop who just missed an entire year due to Tommy John surgery.