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Pittsburgh Pirates place JT Brubaker, Duane Underwood on injured list

Jul 25, 2021; San Francisco, California, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher JT Brubaker (34) walks to the dugout before the game against the San Francisco Giants at Oracle Park. Mandatory Credit: Darren Yamashita-USA TODAY Sports
Jul 25, 2021; San Francisco, California, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher JT Brubaker (34) walks to the dugout before the game against the San Francisco Giants at Oracle Park. Mandatory Credit: Darren Yamashita-USA TODAY Sports

The Pittsburgh Pirates placed right-handers JT Brubaker and Duane Underwood Jr. on the 10-day injured list on Sunday with right shoulder inflammation.

Brubaker, 27, is 5-13 with a 5.36 ERA in 24 starts in his second season with Pittsburgh.

Underwood, also 27, is 2-3 with a 4.33 ERA in 43 relief appearances in his first year with the team.

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The Pirates recalled right-handers Kyle Keller and Shea Spitzbarth from Triple-A Indianapolis to fill the roster slots.

Keller, 28, is 0-1 with a 7.13 ERA in 23 bullpen appearances with Pittsburgh in 2021.

Spitzbarth, 26, made his MLB debut on Aug. 2 and has allowed one run on four hits in three games (3 1/3 innings).

–Field Level Media