Grilli back in closer role

Pirates manager Clint Hurdle confirmed the team is ready to put right-hander Jason Gilli back into the closer's role. Grilli, 36, missed a little more than six weeks with forearm discomfort. Since being placed back in the closers role Grilli has notched three saves, giving him 33 on the season.'s George Von Benko spoke with Grilli recently.

To hear George Von Benko's interview with Pirates pitcher Jason Grilli.

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