Live Game Discussion: Pirates at Royals, 7:35 PM

The Pittsburgh Pirates (14-28) take on the Kansas City Royals (18-28) in a three-game set at Kauffman Stadium, with game two tonight at 7:35 PM. The Pirates lost 4-3 yesterday. Trevor Williams gets the ball tonight, going up against right-handed pitcher Carlos Hernandez. Williams will be making his ninth start. He has a 5.80 ERA in 40.1 innings, with 38 strikeouts and a 1.51 WHIP. Hernandez has never started a big league game. He has pitched just twice in relief, allowing one run over 6.1 innings.

This was originally a 7:05 PM game, but things happen

Here are the lineups:



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