Neil Walker, the Pirates 2004 1st round pick has been recalled from Triple-A Indianapolis.
Walker, 24, is hitting .321 on the season with 6 home runs – 26 RBI’s and is second on the team with 10 stolen bases.
Walker will replace Steve Pearce on the roster who has been placed on the DL (sprained right ankle). Walker was a September callup for the Pirates last season, batting .194 in 36 at-bats.