Pirates’ director of sports medicine Todd Tomczyk spoke to the media today about all the latest injury updates for the organization.
Henry Davis, who was placed on the 7-day injured list with a right oblique strain, will be out 4-6 weeks, ending his season. The 2021 first overall selection was off to a hot start to begin he professional career, hitting .308 with a 1.195 OPS and six extra base hits in eight games between the Florida Coast League and High-A Greensboro.
Regarding the Major League team, Ke’Bryan Hayes, who Derek Shelton described as day-to-day, did fielding and throwing activities today. Hayes injured his hand in Sunday’s win over St. Louis.
Michael Chavis is currently on the 10-day injured list with a right elbow strain and will rest for the next 5-7 days, but there is optimism he will play again this year.
JT Brubaker, currently on the 10-day IL with a right thumb contusion, will throw his second side session today, and Dillon Peters, on the 10-day injured list with a lower back strain, has resumed playing catch.