Ross Ohlendorf was placed on the 15-day disabled list today, retroactive to April 12th. He is eligible to return on April 27th. Ohlendorf is missing his second consecutive start tonight due to back spasms. Daniel McCutchen, who has remained with the team despite being demoted to Triple-A on Monday, has been recalled and will make the start tonight.
Matt has covered the Pirates at Wait ‘Til Next Year, Pittsburgh Lumber Co. and now Pirates Prospects. He served as Pirates team expert for Heater Magazine in 2009 and 2010 and has contributed to Graphical Player 2009, 2010 and 2011. Matt was also the editor of the 2011 and 2012 Pirates Prospects Annuals.