Originally written June 13, 2013 on Pirates Prospects:
A.J. Burnett will miss his next start with a right calf issue. (Photo Credit: David Hague) The Pittsburgh Pirates haven’t made a decision on who will go down to make room for Charlie Morton on the 25-man and 40-man roster. One issue is that A.J. Burnett has been scratched from his start tomorrow with a right calf injury. Burnett made the team aware of his injury yesterday. If Burnett goes on the 15-day DL it would create a spot on the 25-man roster for Morton. However, a spot would need to be made on the 40-man roster. Jeff Locke will start on Friday, and the starter for Saturday is TBD. A lot of questions for the Pirates to answer right now, and I’ll keep this post updated as I hear more from James Santelli, who is at PNC Park right now.
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