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Pittsburgh Pirates: Miguel Yajure Takes Another Step Toward Returning

PITTSBURGH, PA - MAY 14: Miguel Yajure #89 of the Pittsburgh Pirates pitches in the first inning against the San Francisco Giants at PNC Park on May 14, 2021 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Friday night Miguel Yajrue took a big step toward returning to the Pittsburgh Pirates and their starting rotation by making a rehab start for Low-A Bradenton

The 2021 season has not gone completely as planned for Miguel Yajure. After the Pittsburgh Pirates acquired him this offseason in the Jameson Taillon trade it appeared that Yajure would have an opportunity to be a key cog in the team’s starting rotation this season.