Fri, 11 Apr 2014 08:40:16 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates activated SP Jeff Locke (oblique) from the 15-day disabled list Thursday, April 10, and optioned him to the minors.
Sun, 30 Mar 2014 11:49:03 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates have placed SP Jeff Locke (side) and C Chris Stewart (knee) on the 15-day disabled list. Locke has a side strain and Stewart is recovering from knee surgery. Both moves are retroactive to March 21.
Tue, 25 Mar 2014 05:28:06 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates have had trade talks with the Arizona Diamondbacks for SS Didi Gregorius. SP Jeff Locke could be one of the moving pieces if a deal were made.
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 08:59:16 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jeff Locke (oblique) said he only played catch Monday, March 10, and felt fine. "We're still trying to get the inflammation and tightness out of there before we try to move forward," general manager Neal Huntington said, conceding that after extended inactivity Locke would face "a battle against time."
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 14:46:27 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jeff Locke (oblique) did not start Monday, March 10, because he's dealing with a sore oblique.
Sun, 29 Sep 2013 11:06:59 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jeff Locke has been shut down for the season and will not be on the team's postseason roster.
Tue, 24 Sep 2013 08:38:31 -0700
It's unknown if Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jeff Locke will make his next scheduled start Saturday, Sept. 28, after losing to the Cincinnati Reds Sunday, Sept. 22. Locke is 2-5 with a 6.12 ERA since the All-Star break.
Fantasy Tip: Locke is running out of steam and probably isn't the best option to rely on for one more start this week. Look elsewhere.
Tue, 03 Sep 2013 13:20:15 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates recalled P Jared Hughes, OF Andrew Lambo, SP Jeff Locke and C Tony Sanchez from Double-A Altoona Tuesday, Sept. 3.
Sun, 01 Sep 2013 20:04:48 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said Sunday, Sept. 1, that SP Jeff Locke will not pitch again until at least next weekend at the earlier. Locke is 1-2 with a 6.88 ERA in the second half, and the skipper is giving the left-hander some time off to work on his mechanics and get some rest.
Fantasy Tip: If you normally depend on Locke for fantasy purposes, reserve him immediately.
Wed, 28 Aug 2013 15:20:03 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates sent SP Jeff Locke to Double-A Altoona for what's called a "quick break." He's expected to be back up next week.
Fantasy Tip: Talk about a downfall for the 2013 All-Star. His first half was filled with good fortune, and he's fought the drop-off since the break. He'll be a shaky mixed play when he resurfaces, if he even lands back in the rotation.