According to Jon Morosi of Fox Sports, Jamey Carroll is joining the Pirates as a special assistant in baseball operations.
Jamey Carroll joins #Pirates as special assistant in baseball operations. He was tremendously respected in the game during his playing days.
— Jon Morosi (@jonmorosi) January 12, 2015
Carroll sat out last season after being released by the Nationals during spring training.
Carroll had a 12-year career in which he hit .272 with a .349 on-base percentage.
He earned nearly $20 million while playing for six different teams and recorded at least 1,500 innings at shortstop, second base, and third base.