PHIL IRWIN RUMORS & GOSSIP
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...
Phil Irwin is active and ready to start.
Phil Irwin has been out of action since his spot start with the Pittsburgh Pirates on April 14th. The right-hander has been dealing with a period of dead arm, and the Pirates decided to be cautious and rest him. He was stashed on the Altoona roster for a period of time, allowing Indianapolis to carry a full roster of pitchers. Today Irwin...
Phil Irwin has been dealing with arm fatigue. Photo by: David Hague
Many of you may have noticed that Phil Irwin hasn’t pitched in the minors since his Major League debut. The Pirates optioned Irwin back down to Triple-A 11 days ago, but he has yet to appear in a game with Indianapolis.
I checked on his status and learned that Irwin had some arm fatigue. The Pirates decided to...
On Monday, the Pittsburgh Pirates optioned pitcher Phil Irwin to Tripla-A Indianapolis after a rough spot start.
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The Pittsburgh Pirates recalled right-hander Phil Irwin from Class AAA Indianapolis on Sunday and he was set to make his major-league debut by starting against the Cincinnati Reds.
The Pirates optioned infielder/outfielder Josh Harrison to Indianapolis to clear room on the roster for Irwin.
Irwin, 26, won his only start with Indianapolis this season, allowing one run in six innings...
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April 14, 2013
After a fairly improbable win last night that required a Johnny Cueto injury and a million or so Reds left on base, the Pirates have a chance to sweep the Reds this afternoon. They're going to have to do it with a pitcher making his big league debut, as Phil Irwin's been called up to make Wandy Rodriguez's start as Wandy recovers from his hamstring injury. I talked about...
Table of Contents
Here’s the table of contents for today’s edition of the Daily Notes.
1. Featured Game: Cincinnati at Pittsburgh, 13:35 ET
2. Today’s MLB.TV Free Game
3. Today’s Game Odds, Translated into Winning Percentages
Featured Game: Cincinnati at Pittsburgh, 13:35 ET
Regarding This Game, Who’s Starting It for Pittsburgh
In terms of who’s starting this game for...
Phil Irwin will make his major league debut today.
Phil Irwin is set to make his major league debut today, getting the spot start in place of Wandy Rodriguez. Irwin hasn’t been talked about as much as top guys like Gerrit Cole and Jameson Taillon, mostly because he was a 21st round pick and has kind of flown under the radar in the minors. His numbers last year were excellent, but...
According to Kristy Robinson and Rob Biertempfel, Phil Irwin will get the call to the majors to make his major league debut tomorrow afternoon against the Reds. He will replace Wandy Rodriguez, who will miss the start due to his strained left hamstring.
Irwin posted very strong numbers in the minors last season (mostly in Altoona). The big righty was promoted to Indy at the end of...
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Buried in the boxscore from the Pirates' comeback walkoff win over the Orioles yesterday is this line:
Irwin: 3 2/3 IP 3 H 1 R 1 ER 0 BB 7 K
In other words, Phil Irwin came into the game in relief of Jeff Locke, faced 14 hitters, and struck out half of them. Spring training games are full of meaningles stat lines (Jared Goedert's hot spring, for example),...