The Pittsburgh Pirates called up six players yesterday. As I mentioned in Sunday's Morning Report, there would be two moves in particular to discuss. I'm going to give thoughts on all of the players who were on the 40-man roster here, along with the addition of Dan Runzler. I'll start with the obvious ones first to get them out of the way.
Tyler Glasnow - We knew he was coming up, so nothing of note with this move. I do think he should have been up sooner, but not much sooner obviously because they kept his service time under a year by waiting until after August 26th to recall him. There was some value in seeing him pitch in the playoffs in the minors because he has not had success in that situation during the last four times. He pitched well in that one playoff game, so that's a career...
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