By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Pirates announced on Saturday that outfielder Ka’ai Tom has been placed on the 10-day injured list because of a lower back strain.

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Pitcher Kyle Keller has also been recalled from Triple-A Indianapolis. Keller has made three appearances with the Pirates this season, pitching 3.1 innings and giving up 3 earned runs.

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The Pirates also announced a trade, acquiring first baseman John Nogowiski from the Cardinals in exchange for cash considerations.

Nogowiski had been designated for assignment on June 28 and this season he has gone 1-for-17 as a pinch hitter and went hitless in one at bat while playing first base for the Cardinals.

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To make room on the roster for Nogowiski, pitcher Geoff Hartlieb has been designated for assignment.