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Pirates Option Ciriaco; Plan to Call Up Presley

The Pirates are shuffling bodies to prepare for American League rules in their next interleague series and to cover for the injury to outfielder and lead-off hitter Jose Tabata.

The Pirates have optioned infielder Pedro Ciriaco to Triple-A Indianapolis.

The Pirates are expected to recall outfielder Alex Presley from Indianapolis tomorrow prior to their game in Toronto.

Outfielder Jose Tabata has been diagnosed with a left quad strain. His status is uncertain at this time. 

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