Pirates @ Brewers 8/28 7:10 PM
News and Notes:
- The Altoona Curve needs five more wis to clinch an Eastern League playoffs spot.
The Pirates re-called Charlie Morton from Triple-A Indy and will make the start at Miller Park on Sunday. Morton’s last start in the majors was on May 27, 2010. In 14 starts with the Indians he went 4-4 with a 3.83 ERA, including 53 strikeouts and 30 walks.
The Pirates optioned LHP Justin Thomas to Triple-A Indy to make room for Morton.
Dana Eveland will take the spot in the rotation from Charlie Morton for the Indians.