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Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Trevor Cahill lands on 10-day injured list

May 19, 2021; St. Louis, Missouri, USA;  Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Trevor Cahill (35) talks with a trainer prior to being removed from the game during the second inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports
May 19, 2021; St. Louis, Missouri, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Trevor Cahill (35) talks with a trainer prior to being removed from the game during the second inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports

The Pittsburgh Pirates placed right-hander Trevor Cahill on the 10-day injured list on Saturday.

The move is retroactive to Thursday.

Cahill, 33, left Thursday’s 8-5 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals in the second inning with a left calf strain.

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The Pirates reinstated right-hander Kyle Crick from the 10-day injured list in a corresponding move.

Cahill is 1-5 with a 6.81 ERA in eight games (all starts) this season. He’s walked 11 and struck out 29 in 35 2/3 innings.

In 13 big league seasons, Cahill is 86-99 with a 4.26 ERA in 360 games (233 starts).

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Crick, 28, has a 1.59 ERA over 12 relief appearances with the Pirates this season, walking six and striking out 10 in 11 2/3 innings.

–Field Level Media