Pirates place Yoshi Tsutsugo on 10-day injured list

Yoshi Tsutsugo against the Colorado Rockies
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PITTSBURGH (93.7 the Fan) Prior to the start of a three-game set with the San Diego Padres, the Pittsburgh Pirates moved a starting infielder to the injured list.

The Pirates announced that 1B Yoshi Tsutsugo has been moved to the 10-day injured list.

Through 35 games, Tsutsugo holds a .177 batting average, with 20 hits, and 15 RBIs.

To fill his roster spot, the Pirates have called up Tucupita Marcano from Double-A Altoona.