Originally written on Pirates Prospects  |  Last updated 11/19/14
Phil Irwin was placed on the Indianapolis DL. Photo Credit: David Hague Phil Irwin went a few weeks without pitching after making his major league debut. He was out with arm fatigue, but returned to the Indianapolis rotation this weekend and threw four shutout innings. Apparently the problem isn’t over, as Irwin was placed on the Indianapolis disabled list today with arm fatigue. Rob Biertempfel has an update, noting that the injury isn’t serious. #pirates sp prospect phil irwin on dl @ triple-a due to arm fatigue. Asst gm says not considered serious injury. — Rob Biertempfel (@BiertempfelTrib) May 6, 2013 Oscar Tejeda was sent to Indianapolis today to take Irwin’s roster spot.
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