"He is going to start for our Double-A club, Altoona, Monday night," Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said. "He will go four innings and an anticipated 65 pitches."
At Triple-A Indianapolis this year, Glasnow was outstanding, posting a 1.94 ERA in 18 starts. In two Major League starts, he was 0-1 with a 5.40 ERA.
George Von Benko is a contributor for MLB.com based in Pittsburgh. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.