Sun, 23 Apr 2017 08:28:46 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Josh Bell and C Francisco Cervelli are absent from the starting lineup Sunday, April 23, versus the New York Yankees. 1B/3B David Freese will handle first base for Bell, while C Chris Stewart will get the nod behind the plate instead of Cervelli.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:02:54 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates C Francisco Cervelli is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, April 19, against the St. Louis Cardinals. C Chris Stewart will get the start behind the plate in his place.
Sun, 09 Apr 2017 09:13:26 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates 3B David Freese (chest) will miss a second straight start Sunday, April 9, against the Atlanta Braves and be replaced by INF/OF Adam Frazier at the hot corner. 2B Josh Harrison and C Francisco Cervelli are also absent from the lineup. 2B Phil Gosselin and C Chris Stewart, respectively, will fill in.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:28:19 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates C Chris Stewart (groin) is dealing with a sore groin and is considered day-to-day.
Sat, 05 Nov 2016 08:32:20 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates have activated C Chris Stewart (knee) from the 60-day disabled list.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:59:42 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates C Chris Stewart (knee) underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left knee and his estimated recovery time is six to eight weeks, the team announced Tuesday, Sept. 20.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 13:18:16 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates C Chris Stewart (knee) was placed on the 60-day disabled list Tuesday, Sept. 13.
Fri, 02 Sep 2016 14:55:19 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates C Chris Stewart (knee) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Friday, Sept. 2.
Sat, 13 Aug 2016 09:19:07 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates C Chris Stewart (knee) has been sent on a rehab assignment to Class AA Altoona.
Wed, 27 Jul 2016 19:01:40 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates C Chris Stewart (knee) ran the bases Wednesday, July 27, and could ramp up baseball activities over the weekend, according to head athletic trainer Todd Tomczyk.
Fantasy Tip: It is uncertain when Stewart will be able to begin a rehab assignment but it appears as though a decision could be made early next week. When healthy, he doesn't carry much fantasy relevance unless you need a second catcher for NL-only leagues.