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Pittsburgh Pirates Transactions 2021

October
DATETRANSACTION
October 9, 2021Fired third base coach Joey Cora.
October 5, 2021Recalled C Taylor Davis, 2B Tucupita Marcano, RHP Miguel Yajure, Rodolfo Castro, LF Phillip Evans, CF Jared Oliva and RHP Roansy Contreras from Indianapolis Triple-A East). Reinstated RHPs Tanner Anderson, JT Brubaker, Connor Overton and Luis Oviedo abd 3B Ke'Bryan Hayes from th 10-day IL.
October 2, 2021Recalled SS Oneil Cruz from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Placed RHP Tanner Anderson on the 10-day IL, retroactive to Oct. 1.
October 1, 2021Recalled RHP Shea Spitzbarth from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Miguel Yajure to Indianapolis.
September
DATETRANSACTION
September 30, 2021Selected the contract of RHP Tanner Anderson from Indianapolis (Triple-A East) and agreed to terms on a major league contract. Optioned RHP Roansy Contreras to Indianapolis. Transferred LHP Dillon Peters from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL.
September 29, 2021Recalled RHP Roansy Contreras from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Placed INF Ke'Bryan Hayes on the 10-day IL, retroactive to Sept. 28.
September 28, 2021Reinstated C Jacob Stallings form the 7-day concussion list. Reinstated INF/OF Michael Chavis from the 10-day IL. Optioned C Taylor Davis to Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Placed RHP Connor Overton on the 10-day IL.
September 27, 2021Placed RHP Luis Oviedo on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Kyle Keller from Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
September 26, 2021Reinstated RHP David Bednar from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Kyle Keller to Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
September 24, 2021Placed LHP Dillon Peters on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Miguel Yajure from Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
September 20, 2021Selected the contract of C Taylor Daivs from Indianapolis (Triple-A East) and agreed to terms on a major league contract. Placed C Jacob Stallings on the 7-day concussion IL. Transferred RHP Bryse Wilson from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL.
September 19, 2021Recalled RHP Max Kranick from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Placed RHP Bryse Wilson on the 10-day IL.
September 16, 2021Sent 2B Michael Chavis to Indianapolis (Triple-A East) on a rehab assignment.
September 14, 2021Placed RHP David Bednar on the 10-day IL, retroactive to Sept. 11. Promoted RHP Enyel De Los Santos to the active roster.
September 13, 2021Transferred LHP Steven Brault from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL. Claimed RHP Enyel De Los Santos off waivers from the Philadelphia.
September 11, 2021Recalled RHP Connor Overton from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Placed LHP Steven Brault on the 10-day IL.
September 7, 2021Reinstated LHP Dillon Peters from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Shea Spitzbarth to Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
September 6, 2021Recalled RHP Cody Ponce from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Optioned INF/OF Phillip Evans to Indianapolis. Claimed RHP Connor Overton off waivers from Toronto and optioned him to Indianapolis. Transferred RHP Duane Underwood Jr. from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL.
September 5, 2021Placed RHPs JT Brubaker and Duane Underwood Jr. on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHPs Kyle Keller and Shea Spitzbarth from Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
September 4, 2021Reinstated RHP JT Brubaker from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Kyle Keller to Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
September 2, 2021Recalled LF Phillip Evans from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Max Kranick to Indianapolis.
August
DATETRANSACTION
August 31, 2021Placed INF/OF Michael Chavis on the 10-day IL, retroactive to August 29. Recalled INF/OF Hoy Park from Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
August 30, 2021Recalled RHP Max Kranick from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Selected the contract of RHP Shelby Miller from Indianapolis.
August 28, 2021Designated OF Gregory Polanco for assignment. Recalled INF Cole Tucker Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Reinstated LHP Sam Howard from the IL. Placed LHP Dillon Peters on the 10-day IL.
August 25, 2021Reinstated RHP Bryse Wilson from the 10-day IL. Placed RHP J.T. Brubaker on the 10-day IL.
August 23, 2021Recalled INF Michael Chavis from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Reinstated OF Anthony Alford from the 10-day IL. Optioned INF Rodolfo Castro to Altoona (Double-A Northeast). Optioned 2B Hoy Park to Indianapolis.
August 20, 2021Reinstated RHP Chad Kuhl from the COVID-19 IL.
August 19, 2021Optioned RHP Cody Ponce to Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Sent OF Ka'ai Tom and INF John Nogowski outright to Indianapolis.
August 17, 2021Agreed to terms with INF/OF Yoshi Tsutsugo on a major league contract. Sent LHP Sam Howard to Indianapolis (Triple-A East) on a rehab assignment.
August 16, 2021Returned OF Ka'ai Tom from rehab assignment with Indianapolis (Triple-A East) and reinstated him from the 10-day IL, then designated him for assignment. Designated 1B John Nogowski for assignment. Agreed to terms with free agent LF Yoshi Tsutsugo on a major league contract.
August 15, 2021Activated LF Ben Gamel from the 10-day IL. Placed RHP Shea Bryse Wilson and LF Anthony Alford on the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Shea Spitzbarth to Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Recalled LHP Dillon Peters from Indianapolis.
August 14, 2021Recalled RHP Shea Spitzbarth from Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
August 10, 2021Sent OF Ka'ai Tom to Indianapolis (Triple-A East) on a rehab assignment. Sent 3B Erik Gonzalez ourtrigth to Indianapolis.
August 7, 2021Selected the contract of OF Anthony Alford from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Optioned INF/OF Phillip Evans to Indianapolis. Recalled INF Erik Gonzalez from his rehab assignment with Indianapolis, reinstated him from the 10-day IL and designated him for assignment. Traded DH T.J. Rivera to Philadelphia.
August 6, 2021Placed LF Ben Gamel on the 10-day IL, retroactive to August 5. Reinstated 1B Colin Moran from the 10-day IL.
August 5, 2021Reinstated LHP Anthony Banda from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Shea Spitzbarth to Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
August 4, 2021Transferred RHP Chase De Jong from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL. Optioned RHP Max Kranick to Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Reinstated LHP Steven Brault from the 60-day IL. Optioned RHP Shea Spitzbarth to Indianapolis. Activated LHP Anthony Banda.
August 3, 2021Agreed to terms with free agent RHP Keury Mella on a minor league contract. Placed LHP Anthony Banda on the 10-day IL.
August 2, 2021Claimed LHP Anthony Banda off waivers from New York Mets then optioned him to Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Selected the contract of RHP Shea Spitzbarth from Indianapolis and agreed to terms on a major league contract. Placed RHP Chad Kuhl on the 10-day IL.
July
DATETRANSACTION
July 31, 2021Selected the contract of 2B Hoy Park from Indianapolis (Triple-A East) and agreed to terms on a major league contract. Optioned OF Jared Oliva to Indianapolis. Sent 3B Erik Gonzalez to Indianapolis (Triple-A East) on a rehab assignment. Agreed to terms with RHP Owen Kellington on a minor-league contract.
July 30, 2021Traded LHP Braeden Ogle to Philadelphia in exchange for C Abraham Gutierrez. Recalled RHP Mitch Keller from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Sent 1B Colin Moran to Indianapolis on a rehab assignment. Agreed to terms with SS A.J. Graham on a minor league contract.
July 28, 2021Traded LHP Tyler Anderson to Seattle in exchange for C Carter Bins and RHP Joaquin Tejada. Recalled RHP Max Kranick from Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
July 27, 2021Recalled RHP Cody Ponce from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Recalled 3B Rodolfo Castro from Altoona (Double-A Northeast). Agreed to terms with OF Braylon Bishop on a minor league contract.
July 26, 2021Agreed to terms with OF Lonnie White Jr. on a minor league contract.
July 23, 2021Reinstated RHP Luis Oviedo from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Max Kranick to Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
July 22, 2021Agreed to terms with RHP Bubba Chandler on a minor league contract.
July 21, 2021Agreed to terms with RHPs Carlos Lomeli and Drew Irvine on minor league contracts.
July 20, 2021Agreed to terms with LHP Anthony Solometo. Recalled RHPs Nick Mears and Max Kranick from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Signed RHP Jack Carey, RHP Owen Sharts, LHP Tyler Samaniego and LHP Nick Dombkowski to minor league contracts.
July 19, 2021Acquired LHP Dillon Peters from Los Angeles Angels in exchange for cash considerations and assigned him to Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Designated RHP Kyle Crick for assignment. Agreed to terms with INF Brenden Dixon on a minor league contract.
July 18, 2021Agreed to terms with C Henry Davis on a minor league contract. Reinstated RHP Duane Underwood Jr. from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Nick Mears to Indianapolis (Triple-A East) and INF Rodolfo Castro to Altoona (Double-A Northeast).
July 17, 2021Reinstated RF Gregory Polanco from the 10-day IL. Optioned 3B Rodolfo Castro to Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Sent LHP Steven to Indianapolis on a rehab assignment.
July 16, 2021Agreed to terms with SS Mike Jarvis, C Wyatt Hendrie, RHPs Sean Sullivan, Justin Meis and OF Luke Brown on minor league contracts. Recalled RHP Nick Mears from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Reinstated 3B Phillip Evans from the concussion IL. Optioned OF Cole Tucker to Indianapolis.
July 13, 2021Placed LHP Sam Howard on the 10-day IL, retroactive to July 10.
July 11, 2021Sent RHP Max Kranick to Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
July 10, 2021Recalled RHP Max Kranick from Indianapolis (Triple-A East), appointed him as the 27th man for today's doubleheader and he will start second game.
July 9, 2021Placed RHP Duane Underwood Jr. on the 10-day IL, retroactive to July 8. Recalled LHP Austin Davis from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Sent LHP Steven Brault to Bradenton (Low-A Southeast) on a rehab assignment starting July 11.
July 8, 2021Agreed to terms with 2B Dee Strange-Gordon to a minor league contract.
July 6, 2021Placed RF Gregory Polanco on the 10-day IL. Placed LF Phillip Evans on the 7-day concussion/IL. Recalled 3B Rodolfo Castro from Altoona (Double-A Northeast) and SS Cole Tucker from Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
July 5, 2021Activated 1B John Nogowski. Optioned RHP Nick Mears to Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
July 4, 2021Recalled RHP Nick Means from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Cody Ponce to Indianapolis. Sent RHP Luis Oviedo to Indianapolis on a rehab assignment.
July 3, 2021Placed OF Ka'ai Tom on the 10-day IL, retroactive to July 2. Recalled RHP Kyle Keller from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Acquired 1B John Nogowski from St. Louis in exchange for cash considerations. Designated RHP Geoff Hartlieb for assignment.
July 2, 2021Selected the contract of INF Wilmer Difo from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Placed INF Erik González on the 10-day IL. Transferred RHP Trevor Cahill to the 60-day IL.
July 1, 2021Placed INF Colin Moran on the 10-day IL, retroactive to June 29. Recalled OF Jared Oliva from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Signed RHP Shelby Miller to a minor league contract.
June
DATETRANSACTION
June 29, 2021Optioned LHP Austin Davis to Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Reinstated LHP Sam Howard from the 10-day IL.
June 28, 2021Optioned RHP Max Kranick to Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Recalled RHP Cody Ponce from Indianapolis.
June 27, 2021Recalled RHP Max Kranick from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Geoff Hartlieb to Indianapolis.
June 25, 2021Traded RHP Jandel Gustave and RF Troy Stokes Jr. to Milwaukee for C Samuel Escudero.
June 20, 2021Recalled LHP Austin Davis from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Placed LHP Sam Howard on the 10-day IL, retroactive to June 19.
June 12, 2021Optioned RHP Mitch Keller to Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Placed RHP Trevor Cahill on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHPs Geoff Hartlieb 32) and Wil Crowe Indianapolis.
June 10, 2021Reinstated RHP Trevor Cahill from the 10-day IL. Placed RHP Luis Oviedo on the 10-day IL, retroactive to June 7.
June 8, 2021Activated OF/INF Phillip Evans and RHP Mitch Keller from the IL. Optioned LHP Austin Davis to Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Designated INF/OF Wilmer Difo for assignment.
June 6, 2021Placed RHP Mitch Keller on the 10-day IL. Activated 1B Colin Moran from the 10-day IL. Activated LHP Austin Davis from the 60-day IL. Optioned SS Cole Tucker to Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
June 4, 2021Reinstated RHP J.T. Brubaker from the COVID-IL. Designated INF Will Craig for assignment.
June 3, 2021Activated INF Ke'Bryan Hayes from the 60-day IL and rehab assignment. Optioned RHP Wil Crowe to Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Activated RHP J.T. Brubaker from bereavement list and placed on the 10-day IL (COVID-19 protocol).
June 2, 2021Traded 3B Ildemaro Vargas to Arizona for cash.
June 1, 2021Sent 1B Colin Moran and 3B Phillip Evans to Indianapolis (Triple-A East) for a rehab assignment.
May
DATETRANSACTION
May 31, 2021Optioned RHP Nick Mears to Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Recalled RHP Chad Kuhl from Indianapolis.
May 30, 2021Designated 3B Ildemaro Vargas for assignment. Placed RHP JT Brubaker on the bereavement list. Selected the contract of RHP Chase De Jong from Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
May 29, 2021Activated OF Ka'ai Tom from the 10-day IL to serve as 27th man for today's doubleheader.
May 26, 2021Recalled RHP Nick Mears from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Cody Ponce to Indianapolis.
May 25, 2021Recalled RHP Cody Ponce from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Kyle Keller to Indianapolis.
May 22, 2021Placed RHP Trevor Cahill on the 10-day IL. Activated RHP Kyle Crick from the 10-day IL. Sent INF Ke'Bryan Hayes to Indianapolis for a rehab assignment.
May 21, 2021Placed OF Ka'ai Tom on the 10-day IL, retroactive to May 19. Recalled INF Cole Tucker from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Sent OF Troy Stokes Jr. outright to Indianapolis.
May 20, 2021Sent RHP Jose Soriano to Bradenton (Low-A Southeast) for a rehab assignment.
May 19, 2021Selected the contract of 3B T.J. Rivera from Long Island (Atlantic League).
May 18, 2021Assigned LHP Austin Davis on a rehab assignment to Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Activated 2B Ildemaro Vargas.
May 17, 2021Purchased the contract of INF T.J. Rivera from Long Island (Atlantic League). Claimed 2B Ildemaro Vargas off waivers from Chicago Cubs. Designated LF Troy Stokes Jr. for assignment.
May 15, 2021Recalled RHP Kyle Keller from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Miguel Yajure to Indianapolis. Sent 3B Hunter Owen outright to Indianapolis.
May 14, 2021Optioned RHP Geoff Hartlieb to Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Recalled RHP Miguel Yajure from Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
May 13, 2021Optioned RHP Geoff Hartlieb to Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Placed INF/OF Phillip Evans on the 10-day IL. Designated RHP Sean Poppen for assignment. Optioned 1B Todd Frazier to Indianapolis. Selected the contract of INF Will Craig from Indianapolis.
May 11, 2021Placed Kyle Crick on the 10-day IL. Selected LHP Chasen Shreve from Indianapolis (Triple-A East). Reinstated OF Gregory Polanco from the IL. Designated OF Hunter Owen for assignment.
May 10, 2021Designated INF Todd Frazier for assignment. Activated CF Ben Gamel.
May 9, 2021Placed INF Colin Moran on the 10-day IL. Selected the contract of OF Troy Stokes Jr. Transferred INF Ke'Bryan Hayes from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL. Claimed OF Ben Gamel off waivers from Cleveland. Designated RHP Michael Feliz for assignment. Recalled RHP Geoff Hartlieb from Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
May 4, 2021Placed OF Gregory Polanco on the IL. Selected the contract for INF Hunter Owen to the active roster.
May 3, 2021Activated RHP Michael Feliz from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Sean Poppen to alternate training site.
April
DATETRANSACTION
April 27, 2021Activated OF Ka'ai Tom. Optioned INF Rodolfo Castro.
April 25, 2021Recalled RHP Wil Crowe from the taxi squad. Optioned RHP Geoff Hartlieb to alternate training site.
April 23, 2021Placed CF Ka'ai Tom on the 10-day IL.
April 22, 2021Selected the contract of INF Todd Frazier. Designated OF Dustin Fowler for assignment. Recalled RHP Geoff Hartlieb from alternate training site. Placed Chad Kuhl on the 10-day IL.
April 21, 2021Claimed OF Ka'ai Tom off waivers from Oakland. Recalled INF Rodolfo Castro from alternate training site. Designated OF Anthony Alford for assignment. Recalled RHP Miguel Yajure from alternate training site.
April 18, 2021Activated RHP Cody Ponce from the IL and optioned to alternate training site.
April 16, 2021Placed RHP Michael Feliz on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Sean Poppen to the active roster.
April 9, 2021Traded RHP Edgar Santana to Atlanta for cash.
April 5, 2021Acquired RHP Kyle Keller from Los Angeles in exchange for cash considerations and optioned to alternate training site. Designated RHP Edgar Santana for assignment.
April 4, 2021Activated RHP Kyle Crick from the COVID-19 IL. Placed INF Ke'Bryan Hayes on the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Wil Crowe to the alternate training site. Selected the contract of INF Wilmer Difo from the alternate training site. Designated RHP Tyler Bashlor for assignment.
April 1, 2021Selected RHP Clay Holmes to the 40-man roster. Placed LHP Steven Brault on the 60-day injured list, RHP Cody Ponce on the 10-day injured list and RHP Kyle Crick on the COVID-injured list.
March
DATETRANSACTION
March 30, 2021Agreed to terms with INF Todd Frazier on a minor league contract.
March 29, 2021Optioned RHP Geoff Hartlieb to Indianapolis (Triple-A Midwest). Reassigned OF Brian Goodwin, INF/OF Wilmer Difo and RHP Steven Wright.
March 27, 2021Optioned RHP Tyler Bashlor to Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
March 24, 2021Optioned RHPs Sean Poppen and Miguel Yajure and INF Cole Tucker. Reassigned INF Will Craig, Cs Joe Hudson and Andrew Susac, OF Troy Stokes, Jr. Reassigned LHP Braedon Ogle and OF Hunter Owen to minor league camp.
March 23, 2021Reassigned RHP James Marvel to the minor league camp.
March 22, 2021Optioned OF Jared Olivia and RHP Edgar Santana. Reassigned INF Kevin Kramer and RHP Shea Spitzbarth.
March 21, 2021Agreed to terms with RHP Steven Wright to a minor league contract.
March 17, 2021Reassigned INF Ji-hwan Bae and Cs Christian Kelley and Arden Pabst, RHP Yerry De Los Santos and LHP Blake Weiman to minor league camp.
March 16, 2021Optioned INFs Rodolfo Castro, Liover Peguero and Oneil Cruz, RHPs Roansy Contreras, Max Kranick and Nick Mears. Reassigned RHPs Cody Bolton, Quinn Priester and Jandel Gustave, C Jason Delay, OFs Cal Mitchell, Travis Swaggerty and Canaan Smith-Njigba, INF Nick Gonzalez and INF/OF Mason Martin.
March 12, 2021Agreed to terms with RHP Trevor Cahill on a one-year contract. Placed RHP Blake Cederlind on the 60-day IL.
March 9, 2021Named Stephen Perkins executive vice president, marketing and fan engagement.
March 7, 2021Acquired RHP Duane Underwood Jr. from Chicago Cubs in exchange for INF Shendrik Apostel. Designated RHP Carson Fulmer for assignment.
February
DATETRANSACTION
February 24, 2021Placed LHP Austin Davis on the 60-day IL (left elbow sprain).
February 20, 2021Agreed to terms with 3B Todd Frazier on a minor league contract.
February 17, 2021Agreed to terms with LHP Tyler Anderson on a one-year contract. Placed RHP Jose Soriano on the 60-day IL.
February 11, 2021Agreed to terms with C Tony Wolters and OF Brian Goodwin on a minor league contracts.
February 7, 2021Agreed to terms with LHP Chasen Shreve on a minor league contract.
February 2, 2021Agreed to terms with RHPs Jandel Gustave and Chase DeJong on minor league contracts.
January
DATETRANSACTION
January 25, 2021Agreed to terms with C Joe Hudson on a minor league contract.
January 24, 2021Acquired RHPs Roansy Contreras and Miguel Yajure, INF Maikol Escotto and OF Canaan Smith from the New York Yankees in exchange for RHP Jameson Taillon. Designated OF Troy Stokes for assignment.
January 22, 2021Named Christian Marrero assistant hitting coach and Mike Rabelo field coordinator.
January 19, 2021Acquired C Endy Rodriguez from NY Mets.
January 15, 2021Agreed to terms with OF Ruben Bizcaya, LHP Antwone Kelly, RHPs Jose Garces, Jesus Clode, Darlin Diaz, Luigi Hernandez and Andres Sierra, OFs Rodolfo de la Cruz, Shalin Polanco, Eddy Rodriguez and Esmerlyn Valdez, INFs Rubel Lebron, Wesley Zapata and John Zorilla, C Miguel Sosa on minor league contracts. Agreed to terms with LHP Steven Brault, RHPs Kyle Crick, Joe Musgrove, Richard Rodriguez, Chad Kuhl, Chris Stratton, INFs Adam Frazier and Collin Moran and C Jacob Stallings and INF Wilmer Difo on a one-year contracts.
January 12, 2021Claimed OF Troy Stokes Jr. off waivers from Detroit. Designated LHP Nik Turley for assignment.