Gaby Sanchez hit a walk-off sacrifice fly in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Pirates defeated the Braves 3-2 on Wednesday.
Gerrit Cole got a no-decision in his first start after being activated from the disabled list, yielding two runs over seven innings as the Pirates defeated the Braves on Wednesday.
Andrew McCutchen, starting his second game since returning from the disabled list, went 0-for-4 in Wednesday's win over the Braves.
Charlie Morton's injury designation has been changed from right hip inflammation to a sports hernia.
Pirates optioned 3B Brent Morel to Triple-A Indianapolis.
Pirates activated RHP Gerrit Cole from the 15-day disabled list.
Pirates prospect 2B Alen Hanson went 2-for-4 with a solo home run on Tuesday for Double-A Altoona.
Francisco Liriano was pounded for nine runs -- seven earned -- in four innings by the Braves in a loss Tuesday.
Andrew McCutchen went 0-for-4 in his return Tuesday against the Braves.
Pirates manager Clint Hurdle indicated Tuesday that Pedro Alvarez is unlikely to play third base again this season unless he's needed in an emergency.
Jordy Mercer acknowledged to reporters Tuesday that his right forearm is not back to 100 percent.
Gregory Polanco is not in Tuesday's lineup against the Braves.
Pirates optioned INF/OF Michael Martinez to Triple-A Indianapolis.
Pirates activated OF Andrew McCutchen from the 15-day disabled list.
Pirates righty prospect Nick Kingham struck out four batters over eight innings, scattering four hits and two walks while allowing two runs for Triple-A Indianapolis on Monday.