August 27, 2014
PITTSBURGH - The Pittsburgh Pirates announced the acquisition of former Nevada pitcher Chad Qualls today.
The New York Yankees traded the right-hander less than one month after acquiring him from the Philadelphia Phillies. Qualls appeared in eight games for the Yankees, compiling a 1-0 record with an ERA of 6.14.
In exchange, the Pirates send Casey McGehee to New York.
In nine big league seasons, Qualls has a 40-35 record with a 3.85 ERA.