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BRANDENTON (KDKA) — The Pirates have claimed pitcher Jake Barrett off of waivers from the San Francisco Giants.

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The team made the announcement Friday afternoon.

Today we claimed right-handed pitcher Jake Barrett off waivers from the San Francisco Giants. To make room for Barrett on the 40-man roster, right-handed pitcher Chad Kuhl has been placed on the 60-day injured list.

Barrett has played three seasons in the MLB with the Arizona Diamondbacks. In those seasons he has appeared in 103 games with a 4.05 ERA.

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Injured pitcher Chad Kuhl has been placed on the 60-day injured list to make room on the 40 man roster for Barrett.