The Pirates reacquired minor league shortstop Brian Bixler today for a player to be named later.
Immediately following his start Wednesday night, Daniel McCutchen was optioned to Triple-A Indianapolis. The move opens a roster spot for newly acquired Sean Gallagher.
The Pirates have acquired pitcher Sean Gallagher from the Padres in exchange for cash.
Bobby Crosby left Monday night’s game against the Cubs with concussion-like symptoms. He was injured in a collision with right-fielder Lastings Milledge. The two players were chasing a shallow pop-up down the right field line.
UPDATE (6/22/2010, 9:20 PM): Dejan reports that Holt’s MCL is sprained but his meniscus is torn. He will undergo surgery and miss the rest of the season.