Joel Hanrahan placed on Bereavement List; Daniel McCutchen recalled

RHP Daniel McCutchen has been recalled from Triple-A to take the place of RHP Joel Hanrahan, who has been placed on the Bereavement List

— Pittsburgh Pirates (@Pirates) May 10, 2012


Today, the Pirates placed Joel Hanrahan on the Bereavement List as he will return home due to the death of his Grandmother. Daniel McCutchen has been recalled from AAA-Indianapolis and will take Hanrahan’s roster spot.

McCutchen has a 2.49 ERA over 21 2/3 innings in AAA. He has struck out 14 batters and walked six.

Hanrahan is expected to rejoin the team on Sunday.