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Pirates to Recall Luis Cruz

I haven't seen a formal report yet, but the Pirates' Facebook page says the Bucs will recall Luis Cruz to fill Steve Pearce's roster spot. If true, this means that neither Ryan Doumit or Freddy Sanchez are ready to come back, at least not right away. Cruz hit .253/.274/.358 at Indianapolis, confirming what we already knew, which is that he can't hit at all. But I assume that, if true, this is just a short-term fix until someone gets healthy, and Cruz won't get more than a handful of at bats anyway. I doubt this has anything to do with the Sanchez trade rumors, although I suppose anything's possible.

I'm not sure why this hasn't been reported anywhere besides Facebook yet, so take it with a grain of salt until you see it confirmed.

UPDATE: Scott McCauley has it too.

UPDATE: Now McCauley says it's likely that Doumit will rejoin the Pirates tomorrow. Let's see how this plays out.

UPDATE: It's Cruz. Doumit won't be back until after the All-Star break.