Ciriaco has been optioned to AAA.

A few roster updates this morning...

-Pedro Ciriaco has been optioned to AAA Indianapolis.  The Pirates are expected to call up Alex Presley tomorrow.  Ciriaco had just six at-bats this year, with no hits.  He was in the majors for a combined 37 days this year.  The 40-man roster page has been updated with the moves.

-Jose Tabata has been diagnosed with a left quad strain.  His status is uncertain at this time, and he hasn't been placed on the DL yet....

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