Alex Presley activated from DL; Matt Hague optioned to AAA

The Pirates have recalled Alex Presley from his rehab assignment and reinstated him off the seven day disabled list. Matt Hague optioned.

— Pittsburgh Pirates (@Pirates) July 16, 2012


Alex Presley, who was placed on the 7-day disabled list on July 5th with concussion-like symptoms has been activated and will start in left field tonight, hitting lead off.

Matt Hague was optioned back to Indianapolis to make room on the roster for Presley.