Jason Grilli was placed on the bereavement list. Jeff Locke was activitated from AAA Indianaplis and will be in the Pirates locker room today.
The grandfather of Grilli’s wife passed away and the Bucs right handed setup man will be out at least three games.
Locke came over in the Nate McLouth trade along with Gorkys Hernandez and Charlie Morton. All of those guys will be dressing the Bucs clubhouse today. Locke made his debut with the Bucs last September and pitched well in his time in Indianapolis.