Sat, 19 Oct 2013 12:29:26 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates have activated SP Phillip Irwin (elbow) from the 60-day disabled list.
Thu, 04 Jul 2013 13:37:04 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates SP Phillip Irwin (elbow) underwent ulnar transposition surgery on his right elbow Wednesday, July 3.
Mon, 15 Apr 2013 15:49:39 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates recalled OF Alex Presley from the minors Monday, April 15, and optioned P Phillip Irwin to the minors in a corresponding move.
Mon, 15 Apr 2013 12:05:29 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates have recalled OF Alex Presley from Triple-A Indianapolis. In a corresponding move, the team sent down SP Phillip Irwin to Triple-A Indianapolis.
Sun, 14 Apr 2013 20:56:28 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates SP Phillip Irwin allowed five runs - four earned - and six hits with four walks over 4 2/3 innings Sunday, April 14, against the Cincinnati Reds in a no-decision. He also struck out four batters. Irwin was recalled from Triple-A Nashville to fill in for the injured SP Wandy Rodriguez (hamstring).
Sun, 14 Apr 2013 07:57:30 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates have called up SP Phillip Irwin from Triple-A Indianapolis to start against the Cincinnati Reds Sunday, April 14. In a corresponding move, INF Josh Harrison has been optioned to Indianapolis.
Tue, 09 Apr 2013 21:04:59 -0700
If Pittsburgh Pirates SP Wandy Rodriguez (hamstring) cannot start Sunday, April 14, SP Phillip Irwin or Kris Johnson could be candidates to be recalled and fill in.
Mon, 18 Mar 2013 07:00:14 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates SP Gerrit Cole, P Brooks Brown, P Kyle Waldrop, P Kris Johnson and C Ali Solis were reassigned to minor league camp. P Phillip Irwin was optioned to Triple-A Indianapolis.
Tue, 20 Nov 2012 13:29:39 -0800
The Pittsburgh Pirates added Ps Victor Black, Hunter Strickland and Phillip Irwin and Cs Ramon Cabrera and Tony Sanchez to their 40-man roster Tuesday, Nov. 20, in order to protect them from the Rule 5 Draft.
Sat, 23 Jun 2012 19:11:07 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jeff Karstens (hip, shoulder) was still with the team at PNC Park Saturday, June 23, and he said he is headed to Double-A Altoona. The team originally said Karstens would pitch for Triple-A Indianapolis, and P Phillip Irwin is listed as the starter for Altoona Sunday, June 24. Karstens might be a possibility to start Sunday against the Detroit Tigers in place of SP Kevin Correia, too.