McCutchen Placed on DL; Hanrahan Activated From Bereavement List

PITTSBURGH, Pa. — The Pittsburgh Pirates placed right-hander Daniel McCutchen on the disabled list prior to the game on Sunday. As a corresponding move, they added closer Joel Hanrahan back on the club’s active roster. Hanrahan was placed on the Bereavement List on Thursday due to the passing of his Grandmother. The righty closer is available from the bullpen for today’s game against Houston. McCutchen was placed on...

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Daniel McCutchen Returns to Pittsburgh With Sharper Pitches

PITTSBURGH, Pa. — Right-hander Daniel McCutchen didn’t make the club out of spring training after posting a 9.82 Grapefruit League ERA. He started the season with Triple-A Indianapolis where he was sent with several things to work on. “He went down there with a great mindset,” Manager Clint Hurdle said. “His velocity has picked up. His command has picked up. From the reports I’ve got, all the pitches have...

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Hanrahan Placed on Bereavement List; McCutchen Recalled

PITTSBURGH, Pa. — Right-hander Joel Hanrahan was been placed on the Bereavement List on Thursday afternoon. The closer picked up his sixth save on the season on Wednesday night at PNC Park with a heavy heart due to the passing of his Grandmother. After whiffing Ryan Zimmerman to end the game, Hanrahan pointed to the sky in her memory. Hanrahan is expected to return to the club on Sunday. The Pirates recalled righty Daniel...

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Indians Win Fourth Straight With Homers and Strong Defense

Indianapolis Indians  7,  Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs  2 (Box)   The Indianapolis Indians won their fourth straight game tonight, beating the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs in the second game of this 4-game series.  That gives the Tribe wins in the first four games of this 10-game home stand. Starter Rudy Owens did not have his best stuff, and he had to battle his way through five of the six innings he pitched.  He was persistent, though,...

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Tides Wash Over Indians In Late Inning Rally

Norfolk Tides  10,  Indianapolis Indians  5 (Box)   Two late-inning rallies by the Norfolk Tides washed away the Indians’ early 5-run lead, earning a split of the 4-game series.  Reliever Danny McCutchen was charged with the loss, though he allowed the fewest runs (one, unearned) of the three Indians’ pitchers who pitched tonight.  The Indians managed only 5 hits, including 2 by DH Jeff Clement and 2 by 2B Anderson...

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