Rotowire: May 15 / 9:33a ET
News: LaFromboise has been optioned to Triple-A Indianapolis.
Impact: LaFromboise's demotion was expected once Antonio Bastardo returned. He pitched a single inning in his stint with the Pirates, throwing a scoreless frame with a strikeout and a hit allowed.
Rotowire: May 11 / 2:58p ET
News: LaFromboise was recalled from Triple-A Indianapolis on Monday.
Impact: LaFromboise was called up to take the roster spot of Antonio Bastardo, who was placed on the paternity list. LaFromboise will get a brief audition but figures to head back to Indianapolis after Bastardo rejoins the team.