|Sep. 2 3:48 PM PT4:48 PM MT5:48 PM CT6:48 PM ET18:48 ET22:48 GMT6:48 3:48 PM MST5:48 PM EST6:18 PM VEN2:48 UAE (+1)5:48 PM CT-Pittsburgh selected Florimon's minor league contract, bringing the infielder back for another tour in the big leagues this season.
Analysis: Florimon hit .105 with no homers and an RBI in 15 games in Pittsburgh. He was outrighted Aug. 25 to Triple-A Indianapolis, playing three games. Florimon was then assigned to the Pirates' rookie league team in Bristol but never played a game there.
|July 22 4:44 PM PT5:44 PM MT6:44 PM CT7:44 PM ET19:44 ET23:44 GMT7:44 4:44 PM MST6:44 PM EST7:14 PM VEN3:44 UAE (+1)6:44 PM CT-The Pittsburgh Pirates have selected Florimon's contract from Triple-A Indianapolis and inserted him into the lineup at shortstop Wednesday against the Kansas City Royals.
Analysis: Florimon hit .254 with two home runs, 18 RBIs and 20 runs in 60 games with Indianapolis. Florimon was the Minnesota Twins' starting shortstop in 2013, hitting .221 in 134 games. The Pirates are likely going to be without starting shortstop Jordy Mercer until September. He was placed on the disabled list Monday with a sprained left knee.