Pirates placed LHP Tony Watson on the paternity leave list.
Pirates manager Clint Hurdle indicated that he will not use Tony Watson prior to the seventh inning.
Pirates and LHP Tony Watson avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $3.45 million contract.
Tony Watson notched his 40th hold of the year with a scoreless eighth Wednesday against the Rockies.
Tony Watson is unavailable out of the Pirates bullpen on Thursday.
Tony Watson tossed a pair of scoreless innings for his first save of the season in Wednesday's win versus the Cubs.
Pirates and LHP Tony Watson avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $1.75 million contract.
Tony Watson was called on to close out the Braves on Tuesday, pitching a scoreless ninth inning to earn his second save of the season.
Tony Watson worked the ninth inning, allowing three baserunners but holding the Brewers off the scoreboard to earn his first save of the season Sunday.
Tony Watson was credited with his eighth win in relief after pitching a scoreless inning against the Diamondbacks on Friday.
Tony Watson notched a six-out save in Thursday's win over the Reds.
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.