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Rob Scahill | Relief Pitcher | #52

Team: Pittsburgh Pirates
Age / DOB:  (29) / 2/15/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'2" / 220
Bats / Throws: Left / Right
College: Bradley
Drafted: 2009 / Rd. 8 (0) / COL
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Pirates recalled RHP Rob Scahill from Triple-A Indianapolis.
Scahill will give the Pirates bullpen depth while Tony Watson welcomes a new child. Scahill, 29, allowed four runs in six innings earlier this season with the Bucs. May 25 - 2:23 PM

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Pirates optioned RHP Rob Scahill to Triple-A Indianapolis.

Scahill became the odd-man out in the Pirates bullpen with Jared Hughes returning from the disabled list on Saturday. Scahill appeared in eight games for the Pirates, compiling a 6.00 ERA, 1.50 WHIP and 5/3 K/BB ratio across six innings. He should get another opportunity with the big league club this summer.
Apr 30 - 1:48 PM

Pirates recalled RHP Rob Scahill from Triple-A Indianapolis.

Scahill will take over the bullpen spot left vacant by Cory Luebke and his hamstring injury. The 29-year-old right-hander posted a decent 2.64 ERA and 24/16 K/BB ratio in 30 2/3 innings last season for the Bucs. He will operate in a middle relief role.
Apr 14 - 12:26 PM

Pirates optioned RHP Rob Scahill to Triple-A Indianapolis.

Scahill, 29, had a 2.64 ERA and 24/16 K/BB ratio in 30 2/3 innings with the big club last season. He should see time with the Pirates again this year.
Mar 29 - 9:17 AM

Pirates activated RHP Rob Scahill from the 15-day disabled list.

Scahill had a 2.08 ERA in 26 innings before going down with a forearm strain a couple of months ago. He'll be a candidate for the Pirates' postseason roster if he keeps it up.
Tue, Sep 1, 2015 04:25:00 PM

Rob Scahill (forearm) will begin a rehab assignment with the Pirates' Gulf Coast League affiliate on Thursday.

He'll then throw 50 pitches and/or three innings at Double-A Altoona in the middle of next week. It's possible Scahill, who has been out since late June with right forearm tightness, will be ready for activation after that.
Tue, Aug 4, 2015 07:57:00 PM

Rob Scahill (forearm) will throw a simulated game Monday.

Scahill has made it through a couple of bullpen sessions without issue and is now ready for the next step in his recovery from a forearm injury. He is scheduled to begin a rehab assignment on August 6.
Tue, Jul 28, 2015 05:59:00 PM

Rob Scahill (forearm) will throw a bullpen session on Saturday.

Scahill threw a low-intensity 'pen session on Thursday, but Saturday will be the first time he's thrown off a mound at full effort since his forearm injury. A rehab assignment isn't far away if he can avoid a setback.
Fri, Jul 24, 2015 10:04:00 AM

Rob Scahill (forearm) played catch Friday for the second time since going on the disabled list last month.

He'll take a breather over the All-Star break before resuming throwing on Thursday. There's no timetable for Scahill's return, but he's making progress.
Sun, Jul 12, 2015 10:07:00 AM

Rob Scahill (forearm) hopes to resume playing catch this weekend.

Scahill landed on the disabled list late last month with right forearm tightness. It's sounding like he could be ready to return before the end of the month.
Tue, Jul 7, 2015 08:39:00 PM

Pirates placed RHP Rob Scahill on the 15-day disabled list with right forearm tightness.

Scahill suffered the injury Thursday in the 13th inning as he served up a go-ahead homer to Brandon Phillips. It's not clear how long he'll be sidelined.
Fri, Jun 26, 2015 04:45:00 PM

Pirates recalled RHP Rob Scahill from Triple-A Indianapolis.

Scahill was optioned last week but has been recalled to serve as the Pirates' final reliever on the Opening Day roster. He has a career 4.42 ERA and a 35/21 K/BB ratio over 57 innings in the majors.
Sun, Apr 5, 2015 03:19:00 PM

Pirates optioned RHP Rob Scahill to Triple-A Indianapolis.

The team acquired Scahill from the Rockies in November. He has a career 4.42 ERA and a 35/21 K/BB ratio over 57 innings in the majors. The right-hander will serve as organizational depth for the Pirates.
Tue, Mar 31, 2015 08:42:00 AM

Pirates acquired RHP Rob Scahill from the Rockies for RHP Shane Carle.

Scahill was just designated for assignment by the Rockies last week. The 27-year-old has a 4.42 ERA and 35/21 K/BB ratio over 57 innings in the majors.
Tue, Nov 11, 2014 03:43:00 PM

Rockies designated RHP Rob Scahill for assignment.

The move clears a spot for Jorge Rondon, who was claimed off waivers. Scahill, who will turn 28 in February, holds a 4.42 ERA and 35/21 K/BB ratio over 57 innings the last three years for the Rockies.
Mon, Nov 3, 2014 03:19:00 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Francisco Cervelli
2Chris Stewart
3Elias Diaz
1B1John Jaso
2B1Josh Harrison
SS1Jordy Mercer
2Cole Figueroa
3B1Jung Ho Kang
2David Freese
3Sean Rodriguez
LF1Starling Marte
2Matt Joyce
CF1Andrew McCutchen
RF1Gregory Polanco
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Gerrit Cole
2Francisco Liriano
3Jon Niese
4Jeff Locke
5Juan Nicasio
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Mark Melancon
2Tony Watson
3Arquimedes Caminero
4Neftali Feliz
5Jared Hughes
6Wilfredo Boscan
7Ryan Vogelsong
8A.J. Schugel
9Rob Scahill
10Kyle Lobstein