For his lights-out play with the Triple-A
On Tuesday, the former Glendale Community College player appeared to justify the move with a spotless inning of relief against the
Prior to his call up, Slaten was 2-0 with eight saves and a 0.36 earned-run average in 20 games with Indianapolis (25 1/3 innings) this season.
"He's earned this opportunity. He finally got in shape in early April," Pirates Manager
Pittsburgh (24-25 for third place in the