By: KDKA-TV News Staff
INDIANAPOLIS (KDKA) – The Pirates have announced that pitcher Steven Brault’s rehab assignment in Indianapolis will begin tonight when he starts the first game of a doubleheader.READ MORE: Lawyer Says Charlie Gerow, Candidate For Governor, Struck Motorcycle, Not Driver
Brault also made an appearance with Single-A Bradenton on July 11 and recorded three strikeouts in 1.2 scoreless innings on 39 pitches.READ MORE: CMU Researchers Find Vaccine Hesitancy Is 'Politicizing' Public Health
That has been his only official appearance of the season as he was placed on the 60-day injured list with a left lat strain.MORE NEWS: Pitt To Redevelop Closed Hotel, Panera Bread Into Grocery Store, Housing
Also, the Pirates announced that Gregory Polanco has been reinstated from the injured list and Rodolf Castro has been optioned to Double-A Altoona.