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Rob Scahill | Relief Pitcher

Team: Pittsburgh Pirates
Age / DOB:  (28) / 2/15/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'2" / 220
Bats / Throws: Left / Right
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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. Sep 1 - 4:25 PM

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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.
Aug 4 - 7:57 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.
Jul 28 - 5:59 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.
Jul 24 - 10:04 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.
Jul 12 - 10:07 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.
Jul 7 - 8:39 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.
Jun 26 - 4:45 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.
Apr 5 - 3:19 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.
Mar 31 - 8:42 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

Rockies recalled RHP Rob Scahill from Triple-A Colorado Springs.

The 27-year-old right-hander has a rough 5.68 ERA in four appearances this season out of the Rockies' bullpen. He'll be used in middle relief.
Tue, Sep 2, 2014 07:38:00 PM

Rockies optioned RHP Rob Scahill to Triple-A Colorado Springs.

Scahill was in the majors for less than 24 hours. The 27-year-old right-hander has a rough 5.68 ERA in four appearances this season out of the Rockies' bullpen.
Thu, Jul 31, 2014 12:24:00 PM

Rockies recalled RHP Rob Scahill from Triple-A Colorado Springs.

Scahill has posted a 6.75 ERA in three relief appearances this season out of the Rockies' bullpen. He is doubtful to pitch in any high-leverage situations.
Wed, Jul 30, 2014 05:43:00 PM

Rockies optioned RHP Rob Scahill to Triple-A Colorado Springs.

Scahill put up a 6.75 ERA over three relief appearances with the big club. He was sent down in order to make room for Friday's starter, Jair Jurrjens.
Fri, Jul 4, 2014 04:51:00 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Francisco Cervelli
2Chris Stewart
1B1Pedro Alvarez
2Michael Morse
3Corey Hart
2B1Neil Walker
SS1Jordy Mercer
2Jung Ho Kang
3Pedro Florimon
3B1Josh Harrison
2Aramis Ramirez
3Sean Rodriguez
LF1Starling Marte
2Travis Ishikawa
CF1Andrew McCutchen
RF1Gregory Polanco
2Andrew Lambo
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Gerrit Cole
2Francisco Liriano
3A.J. Burnett
4Charlie Morton
5J.A. Happ
6Jeff Locke
7Casey Sadler
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Mark Melancon
2Joakim Soria
3Tony Watson
4Antonio Bastardo
5Jared Hughes
6Arquimedes Caminero
7Rob Scahill
8Joe Blanton
9Deolis Guerra
10Brandon Cumpton