• The Pirates claimed infielder Dean Anna off waivers from the Yankees on Saturday and assigned him to Triple-A Indianapolis. Anna, 27, played 12 games for New York in April, hitting .136. He was optioned to Triple-A on April 24, the level where he spent all of last season in San Diego's farm system.
• Left-hander Francisco Liriano is on schedule to make a rehab start for Triple-A Indianapolis on Monday. Liriano, who has been sidelined with a strained left oblique since June 10, threw a 73-pitch simulated game on Wednesday.
• The Pirates are 7-2 against the National League East this season at PNC Park and 10-5 overall against the division.
Stephen Pianovich is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.