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Walker went 2-4 Wednesday with a solo home run Wednesday against Detroit.
Burnett allowed three earned runs on five hits over six innings but did not factor into the decision Wednesday against the Tigers.
Morton (elbow) is expected to throw around 80 pitches in his next rehab start Sunday, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Taillon, 21, has a 2.91 ERA and 63:22 K:BB ratio through 55.2 innings for Double-A Altoona.
Wilson hurled a pair of scoreless innings Tuesday while throwing 19 of 27 pitches for strikes.
Grilli struck out Torii Hunter, Miguel Cabrera and Prince Fielder in order Tuesday, recording his 21st save in 21 opportunities.
Gomez gave up three hits and a walk in seven scoreless innings against the Tigers on Tuesday. He struck out two in a no-decision.
Walker belted a solo homer Tuesday, providing the lone run in an 11-inning, 1-0 victory over Detroit.
Snider batted leadoff Monday in Starling Marte's absence and went 3-for-5.
Walker has six hits in his last 16 at-bats, raising his batting average to .246.
The Pirates placed Contreras on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday with inflammation in his lower back, MLB.com's Tom Singer