CHICAGO — The Pirates will send catcher Tony Sanchez, infielder Josh Harrison and outfielder Andrew Lambo to the Arizona Fall League, which begins play Oct. 12. The Pirates also have three pitcher slots to fill for the AFL. Those will be announced later.
One of the two Indian pitchers in the Pirates’ system has made it out of the Gulf Coast League.
MILWAUKEE — Manager John Russell — along with the entire front office, I’d imagine — is anxious to see how Charlie Morton performs today in his return to the majors.
MILWAUKEE — After being ejected from last night’s game, Class A State College manager Gary Robinson went berserk on the field.
MILWAUKEE — Right-hander Charlie Morton was recalled from Triple-A Indianapolis and will start Sunday against the Brewers.
Commissioner Bud Selig tonight said the Pirates’ payroll level shows their rebuilding plan is “on the right track.”