Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:04:58 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates have activated SP Gerrit Cole (lat) from the 15-day disabled list. The team also optioned 3B Brent Morel to Triple-A Indianapolis.
Fantasy Tip: Cole will rejoin the starting rotation and should return to all starting lineups in fantasy leagues.
Sun, 17 Aug 2014 12:51:54 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates have placed SP Charlie Morton (hip) on the 15-day disabled list because of right hip inflammation. The DL stint is retroactive to Saturday, Aug. 16. In a corresponding move, 3B Brent Morel has been recalled from Triple-A Indianapolis.
Sun, 03 Aug 2014 08:24:04 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent SS Jayson Nix (Rays) to an undisclosed deal. 3B Brent Morel was optioned to Triple-A Indianapolis, and INF Dean Anna was designated for assignment.
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:25:48 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Pedro Alvarez (knee) is not in the starting lineup Friday, July 25, against the Colorado Rockies. 3B Brent Morel is filling in at third and hitting eighth.
Fantasy Tip: Morel is worth a look in daily games. He is cheap, and the game is being played at hitter-friendly Coors Field. Alvarez hasn't played since he left early Tuesday, July 22, because of left knee discomfort. Check back for updates on Alvarez's status.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:58:40 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates recalled 3B Brent Morel from Triple-A Indianapolis Wednesday, July 23.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:14:55 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates 3B Brent Morel likely will be recalled from Triple-A Indianapolis if OF Starling Marte (head) is placed on the disabled list.
Mon, 12 May 2014 09:52:39 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates optioned 3B Brent Morel to the minors Sunday, May 11.
Fri, 09 May 2014 10:47:07 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates recalled 3B Brent Morel from Triple-A Indianapolis Friday, May 9.
Mon, 24 Feb 2014 12:06:09 -0800
The Pittsburgh Pirates claimed 3B Brent Morel off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays Monday, Feb. 24.
Fri, 21 Feb 2014 12:16:49 -0800
The Toronto Blue Jays claimed SP Liam Hendriks off waivers from the Baltimore Orioles Friday, Feb. 21, and designated 3B Brent Morel for assignment in a corresponding move.