Brewers add Torres to rebuilt build via Pirates trade

Updated: December 7, 2007, 3:50 PM ET
Associated Press

PITTSBURGH -- Former Pirates closer Salomon Torres, the majors' most-used reliever in 2006, was dealt Friday by Pittsburgh to the division rival Milwaukee Brewers for pitching prospects Marino Salas and Kevin Roberts.

The Brewers -- rebuilding their bullpen since losing Francisco Cordero to Cincinnati and Scott Linebrink to Chicago via free agency. -- landed a proven reliever who, until last season, was one of the majors' most dependable and durable.

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