The New York Yankees are in talks with the Pittsburgh Pirates regarding starting pitcher Jameson Taillon, reports's Mark Feinsand.

Feinsand adds that northing is done but New York appears to be emerging as the frontrunner to deal for him.

Taillon has spent his five MLB seasons in Pittsburgh, going 2-3 with an ERA of 4.10 in 2019 before his season was ended by a forearm injury. Taillon did not pitch at all last season.

A native of Lakeland, Fla., Taillon was selected No. 2 overall by the Pirates in the 2010 MLB Draft.

The 29-year-old has a career ERA of 3.67 in 82 career starts.