With both Jason Grilli and Mark Melancon unavailable, Tony Watson nailed down his first career save Thursday, giving up one run over two innings in a win over the Phillies.
Making his first appearance in three weeks, Tony Watson gave up three runs in an inning Wednesday against the Braves.
Tony Watson is scheduled to return to action Sunday.
Tony Watson hasn't thrown in a game since February 28 due to what he calls "mechanical and physical issues."
Pirates recalled LHP Tony Watson from Triple-A Indianapolis.
Pirates optioned LHP Tony Watson to Triple-A Indianapolis.